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This book makes a statement! The front and back are covered in luxurious moiré book cloth (except specials - see below). The spine is covered with fine Japanese book cloth. The stitches (3 and 4 strand braids) are dramatic and contemporary. The finished journal opens flat for easy writing.

Braided Spine Journal Kit


Ming Red

(Very deep blue/purple)

What's in the kit:

  • Book Board
  • Book Cloth
  • Paste-Downs
  • Text Paper
  • Waxed Linen Thread
  • Sewing Jigs
  • Step-by Step Instructions

What you'll need

Front Cover of Ming Red

Difficulty rating:

Finished journal size: 11 1/4" X 4 3/8"


Print Blocks



The 8-page instruction booklet is full of excellent illustrations and photos to help you out.

Buy any book kit and the bonus kit is yours for only $4.00 (a $4.75 value).

  • 1 oz. block beeswax

  • 1 large-eye binding needle

Bonus Kit

I received my order the other day (so prompt, you are) and I am ready to order again....Doing your book kits is the most FUN I have had in a long time........Inspiration is "everywhere" on your site..
-- Janie