Archive for the ‘Books’ Category

How to Make a Hardcover Book

Posted: October 1, 2013 in Books

I found this great tutorial on how to do a case bound book. The tutorial is originally here: http://www.alvenh.com/misc/projects/bookbinding/ and i’m reproducing it here

Whip Stitch Loose Leaf Book Binding

Posted: October 1, 2013 in Books

 I really enjoy binding books.  In today’s world of PDF books, this is a really nice way of putting something on your shelf.  It doesn’t take much money in equipment or anything, just some skill and some glue. Here is a great tutorial on building the book block that I found at http://www.alvenh.com/misc/projects/bookbinding/overcastsewing/# that describes an overcast […]