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Book Making Kits

Book Making Kits

Here at Ratchfords we have created two very different and exciting book making kits. The first is a beginners guide, our unique "Make a Book Kit". This kit makes a wonderful present and will introduce the recipient to the world of Bookbinding with easy to follow step by step instructions. Our kit includes all of the materials that you will need to make a traditional cloth bound A5 book, with the tools and instructions to continue on if you wish. This kit contains: Good Quality Paper, Self Healing Cutting Mat, Natural Linen Sewing Thread, Bookbinders Awl, Bone folder, Craft Knife, Paste Brush, Safety Ruler & Set Square, Book Cloth Grey board (spine boards & spacers), PVA & PVA/Paste Mix Glues, Guide for Sewing, Sewing Tape, Sewing Thread & Needles, Calico/Linen, Release Film, Waste Paper, Pencil, Paint Brush Surplus Materials (should you require them) & full step by step guide of illustrated instructions. The second is our ultimate "Bookbinders Starter Kit" for those who want to start with, and then to continue their journey into bookbinding. The pack contains all of the key tools and materials you will need to start your journey, and to continue in the craft of bookbinding. This kit contains: A selection of assorted sheets in various sizes and colours of our quality book covering materials etc. 1 x Metre of No. 1 Mull 1 x 50g Bobbin of Natural Linen Sewing Thread 1 x Packet of No. 18 Bookbinding Needles 1 x Reel of 13mm Stiff India tape 1 x Glue Brush 1 x 0.5 Kilo of Bookbinding Quality PVA Adhesive 1 x 6" Pointed Bone Folder 1 x Book binders bodkin (awl) 1 x Traditional (Clipt Point) Bookbinding Knife 1 x Pair of 8.5" General Purpose Scissors 4 x Cut Sheets of Greyboard (each 510 x 380mm) 2 x Sheets Good Quality Endpapers Or please contact us on enquiries@ratchford.co.uk