Perfect as an Engagement gift (for use as a wedding planning scrapbook), Wedding Album or New Baby Scrapbook, this beautiful leather book is individually hand bound in Duck Egg fine calfskin with Coral accent. It's designed for writing and sticking in all those important details you collect such as stationery samples, magazine cuttings, fabric swatches, congratulations cards and of course photographs.
The unique binding style - the 15th century Longstitch with Linkstitch - makes the book very practical - it will lie open on a desk - yet also beautiful, with functional and decorative stitching along the spine in Coral linen thread.
It has 128 pages of heavyweight cartridge paper with spacers in the spine, perfect for inclusions, writing and all dry-medium artwork. Held safely closed with a leather strap and soft leather buckle.
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REVIEWS: "High quality, smells amazing and is perfect for storing a lifetime of memories... Wonderful product, wonderful service. Thank you!" Neil, London
"Ordered a bespoke wedding planner for my fiancé, I couldn't recommend Bound By Hand enough. Perfect communicat
BESPOKE: Can be made with a personalised dedication printed on the titlepage; please enquire and view font options here.
STOCK: A4 Landscape & A5 Landscape are in stock and ready to ship. A4 Portrait is currently made to order, please enquire about my lead time: email@example.comFAQS:
An exquisitely handmade Wedding Guest Book adds an elegant finishing touch to your special day and lets you collect well wishes from your guests. Bound in the finest White leather with Light Grey binding, it is individually hand sewn with archival materials, so you can treasure it forever. Tactile and luxurious, it has 192 pages of 130gsm smooth cartridge paper with deckle edge suitable for fountain pen, ballpoint, biro and pencil. The pages lie open on a table, the title page reads Happily ever after. The book is kept safely closed with a leather strap and discreet leather buckle at the back.
REVIEWS: "Thank you so much! Its a really quality product. The packaging was fun, too!" Ronald & Arlyn, Australia
"Thank you for making our guest book at such short notice! We both loved it and think it looks fantastic. We received so many compliments from guests at how much they liked both the colours and the handmade nature of the book. We couldn't be happier with it so thanks again!" Sam & Ed, Berkshire UK
SIZES: Available in 3 sizes, all currently made to order - please allow 2-3 weeks but do contact me if you have an earlier deadline as I'd love to help: firstname.lastname@example.org
BESPOKE: Would you like a personalised dedication printed on the title page of your book? Just email email@example.com
MEMORY BOOK: Also available as a Memory Book with thicker paper and spacers in the spine, designed for use as a photo album or scrapbook (see final image).
This Wedding Guest Book is bound in the finest White leather with Natural accents in a simple, timeless style. Because it's hand sewn using traditional bookbinding techniques and archival materials, you'll be able to treasure it forever.
Tactile, elegant and luxurious, it has 224 pages of Mohawk Superfine Smooth 118gsm paper with deckle edge that is a delight to write on with all pens. The pages lie open ready to receive your guests' well wishes, with a special dedication on the title page that reads: Happily ever after. (Alternatively ask me to print custom text on your title page, such as your names and wedding date - please get in touch before ordering).
SIZES: 3 sizes, all currently made to order, please allow 2 weeks plus shipping from the UK. If you have an earlier deadline please get in touch as I'd like to help: firstname.lastname@example.org
REVIEWS: "What incredible workmanship! It has such a clean design, and top notch materials were used. I couldn't be happier!! Can't wait to have it be filled with messages from our guests" - Aryannah, West Vancouver, Canada
"We received so many compliments from guests at how much they liked both the colours and the handmade nature of the book. Sam & Ed, Berkshire UK
BESPOKE: Also available in many different colour combinations, with personalised title page. Just email email@example.com to ask about my bespoke service.
PRESS: As seen in Cotswold Bride and Dorset, Wiltshire & Hampshire Bride.FAQS:
Slim version of the Wedding Guest Book with half the number of pages.
Bound in White fine goatskin with Neutral accents, this book is hand sewn with archival materials, you'll treasure it forever. It has 96 pages (counted every side) of 130gsm smooth cartridge paper with deckle edge that is suitable for all types of pens. Thanks to the special binding style, the pages lie open on a table ready to receive your guests well wishes. The special frontspage text Happily ever after.
Made to order, please allow 3 weeks plus delivery from the UK. If you have an earlier deadline, please get in touch as I would like to help: firstname.lastname@example.org
A4 Extra Large: 8.5 x 12 inches
A5 Large: 6 x 8.5 inches (pictured)
A6 Medium: 4.5 x 6 inches
REVIEWS: "We loved it and so did our guests!" Catriona, UK
“The technique is perfect… and the feel in the hand wonderful.” Ann, USA
BESPOKE: Also available in many different leather colours, in 3 sizes with custom frontspage text - please enquire about my Bespoke Service, just email email@example.com
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.
|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|
104 pages of 100gsm paper
|One Size||3 inches or 76 mm||2.25 inches or 60 mm||20 mm or 0.75 inches|
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|
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|
8 pages of heavy cartridge paper
|A5 Medium Portrait||TBC|
|A6 Small Landscape|