Ethiopian Book Binding


As part of my Library Preservation course, we learned how to bind books in the traditional Ethiopian/Coptic style. Check out the slideshow below!

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The final product is only 2 inches wide by 3 inches high. The materials from this book came in a kit, but I’d like to experiment with making my own from scratch!



About onetruemango

Welcome to my blog! I have fun making arts and crafts for friends, family, and strangers. Check out my online shop at! I like having tea and writing letters and making things and going on Adventures. I currently live at Juniper Hill Farms as a wwoofer (farm volunteer). Thanks so much for reading! -Rachel

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