Vol. 05: Olde-School Bookbinding

Pages last longer, lie flatter, and look better inside a handsome, durable hardcover.

+ Downloads & Extras:

Olde-School Binding Photo by Brian Sawyer.
MAKE in book form. Photo by Brian Sawyer.

An expanded version of the article, with additional description, background, nuance, and pictures than the original piece.

A Flickr photo essay by the author of the article, documenting two different projects, illustrating two different parts of the process, from folded and gathered signatures, to final bound book.

A Flickr set of other completed bookbinding projects by the author of the article

All photos included (and many more that weren't) in the original article.

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