Et Libri

Penny trained as a bookbinder at Hot Bed Press, Manchester. She creates handmade books and decorative pieces, using recycled and ethically sourced materials. The style and structure of each binding is suggested by the purpose and composition of the book, combining photography, stitching and watercolour with traditional marbling techniques.

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  • Dotted bullet journal, £18

    A5 145mm x 210mm portrait. Cream 112 pages. Ideal for journaling, drawing geometric designs etc. Range of covers and endpapers available.

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  • Large sketch book, £20

    215 x 265mm, with 80 pages of good quality cream paper. Suitable for sketching, creative journaling, and ink drawing.

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  • 'Buttonhole' sketch book, £20

    With linen bookcloth, Florentine decorative endpapers, and Zerkall paper pages with deckle and torn edges. 210 x 190 mm approx.

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  • Square photo album, £20

    38 pages, with decorative exposed spine. 210 x 210 mm for photographs, or as a watercolour sketchbook. Range of colours available.

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  • Mini photo album, £7

    For instax or polaroid - holds 14 images up to 10 x 11cm. Huge range of colours - just ask!

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  • Random pages hardback journal/notebook, £20 

    A5 with approx. 80 pages, choice of cover. £25 if I upload your own photos or artwork.

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  • Notebooks from £12

    Small notebook (A6) with buttonhole spine, £12 (or larger versions £15-18), covered with handmade paper, including my own marbled designs - range of cover/page colours.

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  • Japanese stab bound A5 notebook, from £10

    Slim volumes with decorative stitching / soft covers. Lightweight plain paper pages (£10) or superfine Japanese Mulberry (£12) traditionally folded.

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