This smallish hardback notebook has been created using traditional bookbinding methods. I have left the pale blue spine exposed, as I think it a shame to hide this particularly attractive feature. Rather than use linen tape I have incorporated assorted.
Japanese Binding Kit & Tutorial by Erin Zamrzla Another handy little DIY beginners kit by the author of At Home with Handmade Books. If you are interested in giving book binding a try, but don’t quite.