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New Book: British Artists' Book Makers

Posted on November 18, 2015 by Susan Green | 0 comments

British Artist's Book Makers
A follow up to In Praise of Beautiful Books, it's another edition of amazing work by British artists using the book form in a myriad of innovative ways. And the reason I'm especially happy to see it is that I'm on page 43!

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As seen in Condé Nast Traveller

Posted on January 16, 2015 by Susan Green | 0 comments

My Travel Journals are featured in Condé Nast Traveller, the UK's leading travel magazine. Check out the Gold Standard February edition for their all-time favourite destinations and their guide to what's hot in 2015

These luxurious yet practical leather journals open with a travel-themed quotation to set the tone of your adventures. Each page has a space to record the date and location, and at the back of the book you'll find a reassuring In Case Of Emergency section to record personal, medical and legal information including next of kin contact details.There are 192 pages of cartridge paper which will take all pens and pencils, dry-medium artwork and glued inclusions such as ticket stubs, postcards, photographs and so 

Shop the range of Travel Journals now:

Travel Journal: Blue "Explore. Dream. Discover" - Mark Twain

Tavel Journal: Tan "Not All Those Who Wander Are Lost" - JRR Tolkien

Travel Journal: Green "A Journey Is Best Measured in Friends" - Tim Cahill 

Alternatively use my Bespoke Service to select your choice of leather and thread colours. Just email info@boundbyhand.co.uk to ask for your perfect, personalised journal.

My thanks to Fiona Maynard and Condé Nast Traveller. Magazine images copyright Condé Nast Traveller 2015.

Susan 

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Make Your White Wedding Green

Posted on December 22, 2014 by Susan Green | 0 comments

Inspirational weddings, a celebration of equal marriage rights for same-sex couples and a dare to be different feature with steampunk style are all featured in Dorset, Wiltshire & Hampshire Bride 2015 edition. There's also a guide to making your white wedding as green as possible.

From choosing a vintage dress and tableware, an eco-friendly venue or turning an old family heirloom into a new wedding ring, Bride has lots of ideas, with a particular focus on using locally-sourced produce and products.

Which is where I come in - if you're a bride planning your big day in Dorset, Wiltshire or Hampshire, get in touch with me to discuss your options for a Wedding Guest Book bound in leather, and Mini Journal favours for your bridesmaids and guests.

You can choose an off-the-peg Guest Book in White & Neutral or ask me to a create a perfectly bespoke, personalised book to co-ordinate with your colour scheme and to print your names and wedding date on the frontspage. 

My thanks to Heidi Watson, images copyright © 2015 Dorset, Wiltshire & Hampshire Bride magazine

Shop the Ready to Ship collection or view your Bespoke options.

Susan

e: info@boundbyhand.co.uk  t: 07748 759 371

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As Seen In VOGUE January 2015

Posted on December 09, 2014 by Susan Green | 0 comments

My super fresh and pretty Journal / Sketchbook in Pink & Green is featured in this month's VOGUE! You can buy it here, I ship worldwide and can deliver directly to your gift recipient, with a presentation box, if you would like. My thanks to Natalie Moss-Blundell and VOGUE. 

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As seen in ELLE Christmas Gift Guide

Posted on December 05, 2014 by Susan Green | 0 comments

'She works hard for the money, so treat her right by giving a chic gift that will make the morning commute more stylish'. I'm super proud to see one of my leather sketchbooks featured alongside covetable gifts from Prada, Burberry, Alexander McQueen and Diane von Furstenberg in this 9-5 Christmas Gift Guide from ELLE Malaysia. 

My thanks to Associate Editor Jamie Khoo. 

Shop Journals & Sketchbooks here

Susan 

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Coast Magazine: Arts & Crafts Special

Posted on October 28, 2014 by Susan Green | 0 comments

Have you picked up your copy of Coast magazine yet - and did you spot my Memory Books, Journals and Sketchbooks? The November Arts & Crafts edition is devoted to 'beautifully crafted treasures from some of the country's most talented makers' and I'm delighted to see my work featured there. Thank you to stylist Emma Clayton and photographer Mark Scott. All images copyright Coast magazine 2014. 

 

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Oh Comely #19

Posted on February 10, 2014 by Susan Green | 0 comments

Oh Comely magazine has included my Mini Journals in the latest issue of their magazine, a mourthwatering Pretty Lovely feature of tantalising items in tangerine, marmalade and mandarin.

For a chance to win one of the Mini Journals or the other orange items, email free@ohcomely.co.uk by the end of March. And of course you can buy the Mini Journals, too!

Issue 19 has interviews with Lionel Shriver and British Sea Power to name but a few, interesting articles on Medieval cookery, synaesthesia, art, writing and  plenty of outstanding imagery. Buy your copy here.

Huge thanks and congratulations to Olivia Wilson and Oh Comely for another gorgeous issue. 

Images copyright Oh Comely magazine, 2014

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Size Guide
Memory Books, Guest Books, Condolence Books, Journals and Sketchbooks

All dimensions indicate external dimensions of the closed book. Memory Books have 128 pages of heavy cartridge paper; Guest Books, Journals & Sketchbooks have 192 pages of cartridge paper, counted all sides. 'Slim' books have 96 pages. Pagination can be adjusted a little for bespoke books.

 SIZE HEIGHT WIDTH DEPTH
A4 Large Portrait 12 inches or 305 mm 8.5 inches or 215 mm 1.5 inches or 38 mm
A4 Large Landscape 8.5 inches or 215 mm 12 inches or 305 mm 1.5 inches or 38 mm
A5 Medium Landscape 6 inches or 155 mm 8.5 inches or 215 mm 1.5 inches or 38 mm
A5 Medium Portrait 8.5 inches or 215 mm 6 inches or 155 mm 1.5 inches or 35 mm
A6 Small Landscape 4.5 inches or 114 mm 6 inches or 155 mm 1.5 inches or 38 mm
A6 Small Portrait 6 inches or 155 mm 4.5 inches or 114 mm 1.5 inches or 38 mm
Miniature Journals

104 pages of 100gsm paper

 One Size 3 inches or 76 mm 2.25 inches or 60 mm 20 mm or 0.75 inches
Simple Wrap Journals

60 pages of 130 gsm paper

 One Size 6 inches or 148 mm approx.  4.5 inches or 108 mm approx. 20 mm or 0.75 inches
Paperback Notebooks

With Mohawk Superfine 118gsm paper

 A4 Large 297 mm or 11.5 inches approx. 205mm or 8.25 inches approx. 64 pages
A5 Medium 210 mm or 5.75 inches approx. 145 mm or 5.75 inches approx. 56 pages
A6 Small  150 mm or 6 inches approx. 100 mm or 4 inches approx. 48 pages
A7 Pocket 106 mm or 4.25 inches approx. 72 mm or 2.75 inches approx. 40 pages
Accordion Books

8 pages of heavy cartridge paper

A5 Medium Portrait TBC
A6 Small Landscape