Many of your skills as a jewellery maker can transfer to other craft and embellishment projects but we hadn’t though bookbinding was one until London Jewellery School tutor (and former diploma student) Sarah Burnett-Moore produced a soutache embellished book cover. Here she shares what she did.
I am always looking for new ways to use my soutache skills, and as I have recently got into bookbinding I thought this might be an interesting challenge. Him indoors and I went to Wiltshire last month to learn how to recover paperback which is a great way to create personalised presents. Here is a modified version of that technique – no complicated sewing required.