Welcome To Bookbindesigns
We offer a wide range of high-quality hand tools, domed hand tools & hand stamps
Hand Tools & Domed Hand Tools
Hand Tools, domed hand tools & Hand Stamps are typically used for the spines and front covers of books. They can create a uniform pattern or by adding more tools to your collection can create more elaborate designs. Our finishing tools are not just limited to Bookbinders as these can be used to make an impression on any leather, clay or glass product. We can also create a makers mark stamp from the designs.
At Bookbindesigns we offer a large selection of over 1,000 Hand Tools & Hand Stamps designs. Our portfolio of finishing tools comes with an ever growing collection of designs to suit most periods of bindings from
Bookbindesigns Hand Tools & Hand Stamps are engraved with a flat face as standard. We now make domed tools these tools are preferred by fine binders.
Our tools are available in various sizes to meet the customer requirements. All of our tools are deeply engraved to give the best impression for a professional finish.
All of our Hand Tools & Hand Stamps come complete with Ash hardwood handles and chrome ferrules. These tools require heat to make the impression onto leather. The tools work well using gold leaf, foil or simply blind embossed. The outside forms are cut closely to the design in order to improve sighting.
If the design you require is not in the catalogue, Bookbindesigns are able to make bespoke Hand Tools/Hand Stamps from artworks, photographs, pdf, AI, old leather prints or any other format you may have.
Please contact us to discuss your design and size requirements.
What People Say …..
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I was pleasantly surprised by the quality of the hand tool decorative stamps I received. They are crisp, well cut, and beautiful. I could not be more pleased with everything about the hand stamps I purchased. Old Master quality engraving in a modern world-I’m thrilled!