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Nancy Morains
nancy@colophonbookarts.com
Phone: 360 459-2940
Fax: 360 459-2945
Lacey, WA 98503

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Hand Bookbinding Sundries and Supplies
Many, many people have found enjoyment binding books by hand. Perhaps it is simply because the more one learns about the craft, the more he or she wants to learn. The supplies offered here have been chosen for quality and usefulness. 


Fabrics
Sold in full and half yards. Orders under 8 yards add box charge of $4.00, Sample book available
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Brillianta
A rayon tissue backed fabric. (Fabric width 54" wide) Colors: Brown, Black Royal Blue, Dark Green, Dark Red, Mauve, Spruce, Gold, Olive, White, Charcoal
Brillianta $13.00/yd
1/2 yard $6.50

Eco-tex Natural
100% Cotton 54" wide Cream
$12.50/yd
1/2 yard $6.25

Dainel
Rayon flocking on a latex saturated base paper embossing. 42" wide Dainel
$11.00/yd
1/2 yard $5.50

Duo
Two tone 100% rayon cloth. Paper backed. 50" wide Colors: Nile (Dark Blue), Henna (Burnt Orange), Chili (Red), Barley (Yellow Green), Berry (Purple), Birch (Black-White), Graphite (Grey), Laguna (Blue-Green), Sunshine (bright Yellow-Orange highlights), Cinnamon (Red-Orange).
Duo 1/2 yd $10.00
Duo per yd $20.00

Dubletta
Two tone woven look cotton cloth, 39" wide
Dubletta per 1/2 yd $6.50
Dubletta per yd $13.00

Rohhalbleinen
#402 German tissue backed book fabric made from a blend of cotton, viscose, and linen. 39.4" wide Natural
per 1/2 yd $12.50
per yd $25.00
NEW - HalfLinnen, German tissued backed book fabric, archival, 41" wide.
per 1/2 yd - $7.00
per yd - $14.00

Silk Moire Fabric

A silk moire taffeta laminated to 50# paper. 52" wide. Ph level 6.5 to 7.5 In Black, Gold, Navy, Burgundy, Champaign, Green.
Silk Moire 1/2 yd $12.50
Silk Moire per yd $25.00
Exception (discontinued) Green 1/2 yd $8.00, yd $16.00

Headbands
Machine made. Cotton core. Minimum order is one yard. Click on image to enlarge.

White $1.00/yd
Red/White $1.00/yd Black/White $1.00/yd
Blue/White $1.00/yd
Green/Yellow $1.00/yd
Red/Yellow $1.00/yd
Brown/Yellow $1.00/yd
9 piece packet $2.25

Italian Woven Ribbon
3/4" wide comes in 20 colors. Larger amounts available by special order. Click on image to enlarge.

1 yard $1.75
10 yard pack $15.00
Full roll (44 yards) $56.00

Leather Cord
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leather trim color card

Very fine braided leather trim, 3 yards $3.25
Braided leather cord, 1.5 yards $3.25

Linen Tape-Fine Dutch Linen
A high quality tape woven from Line yarns on traditional shuttle looms. A special glazed finish consolidates the weave and improves finish.
Natural, linen color in 36 yard rolls.
1/4" 33 meters $28.50
1/4" 12 yds $11.00
3/8" 33 meters $37.00
3/8" 12 yds $13.00
1/2" 33 meters $38.00
1/2" 12 yds $13.50
3/4" 33 meters $40.00
3/4" 12 yds $15.50

1/4" Italian Cotton Ribbon
2 yards $1.00
10 yard piece $4.50
100 yard spool $40.00

Needles-Curved For Ethiopian and Coptic book stitches.
Polished eyes with round shanks and points. Made in Germany
Fine 3-pk $5.50
Thicker 3-pk $3.00
J. James 2 thick $2.50
J. James 3 thin $2.75

Needles-Straight Made by John James (England). The eye is polished to reduce wear on the sewing thread. Come in 6 pack.
#18 sharp $2.00
#18 blunt $2.00
#15 sharp $2.00
Assortment $2.00

Darning Needles, new thiner needle. pack of 10.
#1 (2-1/4" long) $2.75
#3 (2" long) $2.75

Thread and cords:

C&D Linen Cord Spools $125.00
6, 8 10, 12 ply Balls 6, 8, 10, 12 ply 15 yards $18.00

Thread Colophon's Best Linen
Linen is the traditional fiber for bookbinder¹s known for its great strength. We offer genuine linen thread made in Northern Ireland that is identical in every respect to "Barbour's Best". Machine threads are made by plying yarns of different gauges. The yarn for machine thread is boiled. 12/3 Natural                                      
    50 gram cop $16.00
18/3 Natural and Blue                  
    50 gram cop $14.00
20/8 Green
    100 gram cop $36.00
25/3 Natural, Black, Gray, Green, Red, Sage, Dark Brown
    50 gram cop $14.00
40/3 Natural                                  
    50 gram cop $14.00
30/3 Black                                   
    50 gram cop $14.00
35/3 Natural                              
    500 gram cop $100.00
    50 gram cop $14.00


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Colophon Best Blake Threads
Blake threads are made by plying different numbers of yarns of 18 lea. 18/5 Blake has 5 plies of 18 lea yarn in it, while the 18/6 has 6 plies. Blake yarn is unbleached so it has a natural linen color.
18/5, 18/6, 18/8 Natural 50 gram cop $14.00

Londonderry Linen Thread
Smaller spools of linen thread available in 23 colors.
Note 100/3 available only in beige, white, ivory and black.
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18/3, 12 mtr roll $2.00
30/3, 20 mtr roll $2.00
50/3, 30 mtr roll $2.25
80/3, 50 mtr roll $2.50
100/3, 50 mtr roll $2.80
Lacing cord #4 (approx thickness of 18/5) 70 meters,
availabel in Ivory and Ash Gray $7.00

Trebizond Silk Threads 
Available in 23 colors. 10 meters $4.25
Soie Perlee Silk Threads
 
Available in 23 colors. 14 meters $3.25
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