I've delivered 5 floral hand bound books A4 size today to Dato' Noraini:) She ordered 12 A5 book early this year..and continue to order more...Happy that I've managed to squeeze my time to finish those. I love all of them and very please with the outcome. Hope you enjoy viewing them as much as I am:)
Kettle Stitch Binding
A4 size (21cm x 29.7cm) - vertical
120gsm Craft paper + 1100 cover with cotton fabric
Finishing with elastic band and metal corner
I received quite lots of enquires asking me the different between Kettle and Coptic Stitch Binding. Many participants wanted to learn the best stitch, but for me both have special character of its own. It was like comparing 2 different skill. Here I would like to share some infos and pictures with all of you. I hope you will find some fact useful as your guide: KETTLE STITCH BINDING Kettle Stitch Binding Kettle stitch's roots lie in Medieval times. According to Dictionary.com, the kettle stitch is "(in hand sewing) a knot tied in the thread that links one section to the next." Kettle stitching looks like a series of knots joined together in a row. It required section/signature means a combination 3-5 sheets of paper being fold in order to create one section. The name itself are referring to the stitch that links one section/signature to the next (head & tail) and start at beginning of 3rd signature, continuously till the end. The term may be adaption of
Despite of having problem with sewing machine I managed to deliver this very special book of Paul & Sam "Our Adventure Book". I hope they will happy with the outcome. Travel far far away to California, to be used as a wedding guest book and will be loaded up with pictures, love and happy stories.