We’ve helped deliver a winning tender submission for one of our clients with this beautiful presentation; comprising a handmade box, wrapped in Saffian Recycled leather, embellished with gold foiling. A bespoke insert was made to house a usb and two presentation folders in addition to digitally printed lining components.
The Dictionary reimagined.
The world’s largest illustrated storyteller’s dictionary is dripping with inspiration. Packed with 4000 words, expertly picked and blended by leading lexicographers, Word Sauce!™ is jammed cover to cover with hilarious illustrations from the Hollywood artist behind Madagascar.
Mrs Wordsmith offices are in Exmouth Market, Clerkenwell, London EC1
Maybe not the oldest bindery in the world but we do believe in the craft. Based in creative Clerkenwell since 1995, our bindery blends traditional methods with modern techniques to offer a full bespoke bookbinding service.
All our work is hand-crafted with meticulous care and attention by our team of bookbinders who love books.
The Reading Rooms is a luxury boutique bed and breakfast in a restored, Grade II Listed Georgian town-house in Margate, England. Built in the 1760's, the house has three spacious guest-rooms, each covering an entire floor, with windows overlooking the tree lined Georgian square.
Situated in Hawley Square, The Reading Rooms is a short walk to Margate beach, Margate historic Old Town, Margate vintage shops, Turner Contemporary and Margate’s award winning Buoy and Oyster restaurant.
The first book from C.C. Edmonston
A fantastic read with many twist and turns that you don't see coming. Very well written and hard to put down. Buy your copy of this twisted, gothic tale of blood and betrayal to discover what secrets entwine these tangled, lost souls like the threads of a hangman's halter.
Notorious highwayman Samuel Shanklin is stretching his luck while the noose of Tyburn gallows threatens to stretch his neck. But one final robbery before he hangs up his pistols puts him on a slippery path with the woman of his dreams ... who may just prove to be the stuff of nightmares. With his gang turning against him and his family unraveling like the stitches on a stolen purse, Shanklin must fight to swing the odds in his favour before he winds up swinging from the wrong end of a rope.
We've created a stylish menu set for the exclusive Wentworth Private Members' Club. A mix of recycled leathers and finishes were used for each menu.
A beautiful bespoke presentation submission we produced in our Bindery. Decorative finishing involved direct to material print on our Arizona flat-beds and luxurious gold foiling.
These pieces were produced for fine Jewellery maker Benjamin Hawkins, whose studio lies in London's jewellery quarter Hatton Garden. The creation of bespoke presentation books and slip cases are the accompaniment of every fine piece of jewellery commissioned. Each customer will receive a book containing all of the paper work, a write up of how it was made plus images, along with a painting of their piece!
A beautiful genuine forest green leather hide was used to produce the Line and Wagers Book, Meal Request Form and Menu for the 2nd Battalion -The Royal Gurkha Rifles. The book was section sewn, and the menu was screw post bound to allow it to be easily interchanged.
Consisting of different types of chairs covered in Henri Matisse paintings and cut outs, ‘The Matisse Collection’ reflects the reduction of Matisse paintings to décor. Resembling images from a sales catalogue the work hints at the relationship between the consumer and art whilst (humorously) reflecting Matisse’s view that “Art should be something like a good armchair in which to rest from physical fatigue”.
We produced five bespoke clamshell boxes for artist Keith Turner whose works (re)construct imaginary spaces using models, plans, magazine covers miniature dioramas and computer-generated virtual interiors. You can see more of Keith's work at www.keithturner.co.uk
Matthew Kitchen Design Bespoke Slip case and Presentation Folder hand made in our bindery. The presentation folder was screw post bound, with screws only visible on the inside. It was wrapped in a bright green Brillianta book cloth which certainly makes it pop! The Slipcase was again wrapped in Brillianta from chosen from their natural linen range. Both cases were foiled in matt silver to finish of this smart looking presentation piece.
Our bindery delivered these beautiful bound leather books for Tom Tuke-Hastings, Director of creative marketing consultancy 'I'ts all about the idea.' Tom's books have already been published; you can purchase the paperback versions on Amazon - these were special editions for the author himself - sorry guys!
We recently produced these beautiful boxes for fashion designer Nicolas Oakwell Couture. The Solander boxes or Clamshell boxes whichever your preferred terminology were wrapped in a black book cloth, finished with silver foil impressions.
The Donkey is one of a group of witty, modest and delightful pieces designed by Egon Riss in the late 1930s. The Donkey exhibits a flowing organic style using thin plywood to accommodate its pronounced curves.
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