Leather binding comes in a variety of forms, from traditional binding, in full, half or quarter leather bindings with raised bands, foiling, hand tooling and marble papers to suit; to modern leather books, with a sleek, simple design.

 
 
Restored Leather periodical

Journals can be rebound in leather to match the original binding colours and style including labels, gold tooling, raised bands and library crests.

Hand tooling is our speciality and we have a large variety of designs allowing us to better match existing volumes or traditional designs.


Many historical organisations across the UK choose DAD Bookbinders to bind their minute books in full leather to match the historical volumes. Pattern volumes are required and a rub is taken for future reference so that all subsequent volumes match.

Hand tooling is our speciality and we have a large variety of designs allowing us to better match existing volumes or traditional designs.

Worshipful company leather minute book

Leather books with hand tooling
The reaction to the leather bound book that you made for us has been overwhelming!

Everyone who has seen is agrees that it is a work of art.