Archive for September, 2012

Red Blossoms Coptic
September 28th, 2012 | Link

Two-needle Coptic binding; 9-5/8″ high by 6-7/8″ wide, with 128 pages in 8 sections. The pages are Mohawk Superfine 100lb text weight in smooth soft white. The cover paper is Japanese Chiyogami paper, which is a mixture of kozo and sulphite. This particular paper is Chiyogami 601 from The Paper Place.

This is the last entry for Coptic Month!

Red and Gold Coptic
September 27th, 2012 | Link

Two-needle Coptic binding; 9-5/8″ high by 6-7/8″ wide, with 128 pages in 8 sections. The pages are Mohawk Superfine 100lb text weight in smooth soft white. The cover paper is Japanese Chiyogami paper, which is a mixture of kozo and sulphite. This particular paper is Chiyogami 328 from The Paper Place.

Umbrellas Coptics
September 26th, 2012 | Link

Two-needle Coptic binding; 9-5/8″ high by 6-7/8″ wide, with 128 pages in 8 sections. The pages are Mohawk Superfine 100lb text weight in smooth soft white. The cover paper is Japanese Chiyogami paper, which is a mixture of kozo and sulphite. This particular paper is Chiyogami 394 from The Paper Place.

Black Pods Coptic
September 25th, 2012 | Link

Two-needle Coptic binding; 9-5/8″ high by 6-7/8″ wide, with 128 pages in 8 sections. The pages are Mohawk Superfine 100lb text weight in smooth soft white. The cover paper is Japanese Chiyogami paper, which is a mixture of kozo and sulphite. This particular paper is Chiyogami 790 from The Paper Place.

Orange Mums Coptic
September 24th, 2012 | Link

Two-needle Coptic binding; 9-5/8″ high by 6-7/8″ wide, with 128 pages in 8 sections. The pages are Mohawk Superfine 100lb text weight in smooth soft white. The cover paper is Japanese Chiyogami paper, which is a mixture of kozo and sulphite. This particular paper is Chiyogami 117 from The Paper Place.

This is another paper I would never have looked at twice, but I taught a coworker at my last company to make photo albums and she picked it out. It’s pretty striking with black bookcloth.

Monkey Business Coptic
September 21st, 2012 | Link

Two-needle Coptic binding; 9-5/8″ high by 6-7/8″ wide, with 128 pages in 8 sections. The pages are Mohawk Superfine 100lb text weight in smooth soft white. The cover paper is Japanese Chiyogami paper, which is a mixture of kozo and sulphite.

This has been one of my favourite papers since I first came across it at Kozo Arts. Alas, I have never found it anywhere else, and Kozo Arts is gone. I have very little of it left.

 

Maple Coptic
September 20th, 2012 | Link

Two-needle Coptic binding; 9-5/8″ high by 6-7/8″ wide, with 128 pages in 8 sections. The pages are Mohawk Superfine 100lb text weight in smooth soft white. The cover paper is Japanese Chiyogami paper, which is a mixture of kozo and sulphite.┬áThe paper is similar to this one at The Paper Place, but I can’t find the exact one I bought right now.

Blue and Gray Irises
September 19th, 2012 | Link

I’m not sure if these are irises or lilies or something else. I’m going with irises.

Two-needle Coptic binding; 9-5/8″ high by 6-7/8″ wide, with 128 pages in 8 sections. The pages are Mohawk Superfine 100lb text weight in smooth soft white. The cover paper is Japanese Chiyogami paper, which is a mixture of kozo and sulphite. This particular paper is Chiyogami 115 from The Paper Place.

Stars Coptic
September 18th, 2012 | Link

Two-needle Coptic binding; 9-5/8″ high by 6-7/8″ wide, with 128 pages in 8 sections. The pages are Mohawk Superfine 100lb text weight in smooth soft white. The cover paper is Japanese Chiyogami paper, which is a mixture of kozo and sulphite. This particular paper is Chiyogami 407 from The Paper Place.

Green Mums Coptic
September 17th, 2012 | Link

Two-needle Coptic binding; 9-5/8″ high by 6-7/8″ wide, with 128 pages in 8 sections. The pages are Mohawk Superfine 100lb text weight in smooth soft white. The cover paper is Japanese Chiyogami paper, which is a mixture of kozo and sulphite. This particular paper is Chiyogami 771 from The Paper Place.

This is one of those papers I would never have thought to buy, but Jane picked it out for her guest book and now I keep reordering it.

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