Got my father-in-law to take pictures of all our materials for the webshop, www.bespokeeditions.com, at the weekend. Our papers made gorgeous models, and absolutely no temper tantrums or stage fright from them whatsover.
Psst. Want to know a secret? We are thrilled to say hello to Ace Jet 170, and hello to a page design. Kate’s graphic-designer stalking has paid dividends, because he has agreed to work with us in creating beautifully typeset pages. I reckon the time has come to post the initial designs on the blog. Click on the images to see enlargement and an explanation. Read the rest of this entry »
Bit of a behind the scenes post today…but I didn’t want to go all silent on the blog just at the moment when we’re most intense. Who’d have guessed: building an online shop is no easier than building a bricks and mortar shop. Read the rest of this entry »
We’re very busy with building our website and working out how best to lay out all the gorgeous options of papers and leathers – so that you can have as much fun as we’re having putting books together. All the books are to be handmade as one-offs, using individual selection of materials. Picky people no problem: the most exciting part of setting up Bespoke Editions for us is making the books. Read the rest of this entry »