Handbound Leather Longstitch Journal with Watercolor Detail by Kitty Cat Stevens:
"I made this book for a friend’s mom, who is a painter. The cover is completely upcycled from a secondhand leather skirt! The strap is actually the old waistband of the skirt— can you tell?
Secondhand leather. Watercolor. Hand-torn pages. This book is very “Kitty Cat Stevens.” It’s a huge amalgamation of pretty much everything I’ve learned about bookbinding. Like when you think about it, this book took me six years to make. I’ll just let that sink in.” Read More »