Located in Ottawa, Ontario, the Sapling \\ Seedling Bindery provides custom bookbinding & book repair services

Bold blue leather thrift-shop pants turned bold blue hardcover notebooks! 

Bold blue leather thrift-shop pants turned bold blue hardcover notebooks! 

Mark your Calendars!

The Sapling Seedling Bindery will be offering up a shelf full of handmade books, cahiers and journals including these new patterned notebooks.

And as always, if you have a well-loved book in need of repair bring it along for a free quote. The Bindery offers a wide range of book repair and bookbinding services!


Red vegan leather quadrille cahier — get ready to see these in black and grey as well! View high resolution

Red vegan leather quadrille cahier — get ready to see these in black and grey as well!

Hip to be square! New this season — Quadrille Cahiers. View high resolution

Hip to be square! New this season — Quadrille Cahiers.

Making some journals with marbled paper pastedowns in the Bindery View high resolution

Making some journals with marbled paper pastedowns in the Bindery

Cowichan and Cardigans

I’ve been feeling inspired by the designs and knit prints especially of the Cowichan First Nation variety as of late — these are some favourites.

Time in the (homemade) book press. Details of the repairs to this New Oxford Annotated Bible also to come! 

Time in the (homemade) book press. Details of the repairs to this New Oxford Annotated Bible also to come! 

Finishing a repair on “Mr. Pine’s Purple House” — details of the repair on this lovely children’s book to come!

Finishing a repair on “Mr. Pine’s Purple House” — details of the repair on this lovely children’s book to come!

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