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If you’ve been attending “Bookbinding University” since the beginning, you already have several techniques under your belt including How to Make a Text Block, How to Make a Composition Notebook, How to Make a Hardback Journal Cover and Perfect Binding. PHEW!

This week, we are going to have a little fun with a few creative alterations and add-on techniques that will bring your custom notebooks to the next level.

Today, I’ve got a very quick and incredibly easy tutorial on creating your own bookcloth. In previous “lectures” I’ve used paper when creating my covers – but you can also cover your creation with bookcloth…and you are going to love how simple this is.

Bookbinding University: Make Your Own Bookcloth | Damask Love Blog

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How to Make a Text Block | How to Make a Hardcover | How to Make a Composition Style Notebook How to Make Your Own Bookcloth | How to Make Elastic Closures & Headbands | Perfect Binding

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22 thoughts on “Bookbinding University: Make Your Own Bookcloth

  1. Wow! This is really good! Can’t wait to try these precious free classes. Thank for all the information you share, it’s priceless.

  2. Hi. I just found you and love your blog. How do I sign up to follow and have your blog delivered to email? Thanks
    Please let me know:)

    1. I would love to have you subscribe to Damask Love by email! You’ll find a link on the sidebar that will allow you to get updates for each post. So happy to have you as my newest follower!

  3. Can I ask where you got these nice fabrics? I’ve been trying to search for them but couldn’t manage to find it… Awesome and clear tutorial

  4. Okay, just discovering this 5 years later! But it is absolutely perfect for what I want to do and so very easy. Thanks! Now, to watch all of the previous videos

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