Long Stitch Binding With A Chain Stitch Variation Toolkit | Leather Bookbinding Kit | Make Your Own Journal | 8.46 x 6.1″ / 21.5 x 15.5cm
฿1,190.00 – ฿1,490.00
100% beginner-friendly – no previous bookbinding experience required
Perfect for DIYers, first-time bookbinders, artists, leather workers and journal keepers
Customise your toolkit – choose your faux leather or authentic leather
Includes Long Stitch Binding With A Chain Stitch Variation Tutorial (in digital format)
Can’t find a notebook that fits your needs? Make one yourself! This toolkit gives you all the essential tools and materials to create your very own Long Stitch journal with a chain stitch variation with faux suede fabric or authentic animal leather measuring approximately 21.5 x 15.5cm / 8.46 x 6.1″ in size.
The Long Stitch Binding with a Chain Stitch Variation toolkit is particularly suited for beginner bookbinders and crafters who enjoy working with leather, faux leather and suede fabric. The sewing method creates visible long and chain stitch patterns on the spine and can easily be adapted to create crosses and other patterns to add to the book’s decorative appeal. It is estimated that this type of binding originated in Germany during the 13th Century BC.
This toolkit includes all the necessary tools and materials to get you started on your bookbinding journey.
What’s in the box?
This toolkit allows you to make one A5 book measuring approximately 21.3 x 15.2cm / 8.4 x 6″.
This toolkit allows you to make one A5 book measuring approximately 21.5 x 15.5cm / 8.46 x 6.1″.
1 piece of faux suede fabric or leather (45 x 21.5cm / 17.7 x 8.46″)
(Choose between 10 vegan/faux suede fabric colors. Upgrade to receive a beautiful piece of dark brown leather.)
1 faux suede cord line (1m x 3mm / 3.28ft x 0.12″) or leather strap (1m x 1cm / 3.28ft x 0.4″)
(When selecting faux leather, you will receive an accompanying brown faux suede strap. When upgrading to dark brown leather, you will receive an authentic leather strap.
64 sheets of A4 paper – various designs available (29.7 x 21cm / 11.69 x 8.26″)
1 sheet of A5 Kraft paper (21 x 14.8cm / 8.26 x 5.82″)
1 cotton thread roll for bookbinding in dark brown (91.44m / 100yd.)
1 30cm / 12″ wooden ruler
1 long plastic bone folder (20.5 x 2.4cm / 8.07 x 0.94″)
1 short plastic bone folder (12 x 2.4cm / 4.72 x 0.94″)
1 craft awl
1 pair of pliers
1 natural beeswax block (15g / 0.53oz)
1 pack of round-point bookbinding needles (24 needles per pack)
Long Stitch Binding With A Chain Stitch Variation Tutorial in PDF format (please note that you will receive a link to download the tutorial – no physical tutorial is included in the toolkit). The tutorial consists of 37 full-colored pages with 115-plus photo-instructions and illustrations.
Package weight: 996g / 2.10lb
Upgrade to authentic leather
When upgrading to authentic dark brown leather, you will receive a matching authentic leather strap.
The leather is hand-cut from a full hide – we do not use leather off-cuts. Do note that, because leather is a natural product, there might be some lines or marks on the leather. This adds to the charm of the leather.
The leather is approximately 1.8mm / 0.07″ thick.
At the moment we only offer leather in a dark brown tone. Should this particular tone become unavailable, we will include a piece of leather very close to the tone shown in the photos.
All rights reserved. The Long Stitch Binding with a Chain Stitch Variation tutorial, including all photos, illustrations and instructions, is strictly for personal use and may not be resold, redistributed or shared under any circumstances.
This product is a combination of a physical and a digital product. No refunds or exchanges on the tutorial will be granted. For refunds or exchanges, the value of the digital product will be subtracted.
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