B is for… Belgian

A lovely binding choice is the secret Belgian binding. I really love the simple lines and clean look. It’s not too difficult for those who have some experience with bookbinding and the results are beautiful. They make nice journals and albums. because it opens flat it can be a good option for left-handed people like me.

Click the pics below to visit the sites of these lovely books.



lovely sample from Art-is-try. You can really see why it is called secret. The choice of thread is perfect to hide the binding.

Closeup of this binding. Excellent work!

Inside view of Belgian binding from BookGirl

Another view of inside from Studio B.


Excellent instructions here.

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