Leather Journal with Diamond Stitching

Here’s book number 33 in my 50 Book Project: a 3-signature binding with a continuous diamond pattern. This is another binding from┬áKeith Smith’s book, 1,2 & 3 Section Sewings.

Leather Journal with handmade paper

The cover is a rustic tangerine leather and the inner pages are hand torn white handmade paper. Each signature is wrapped in a piece of botanical leaf paper, which you can see below.

Leather Journal with handmade paper

I cut a small brown leather strap, sewed it on the back and threaded it through two slits on the front cover.

Leather Journal with Diamond Pattern

Leather Journal with Diamond Pattern

This book is on its way to a new home for a recent graduate.

Leather Journal with Diamond Pattern

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One Thought on “Leather Journal with Diamond Stitching

  1. marilyn Handis on June 1, 2016 at 11:07 pm said:

    Hi Ali. Just curious: what is the size of that beautiful journal?

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