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#1 EpicDragon7

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Posted 03 September 2019 - 04:03

I am thinking of making a journal/notebook in a midieval cord/board binding with clasps, (Really for a handwritten recipe book that I can add to as my recipe collection grows),and I am looking for a good paper for the signature.

Some basic requirements:

-Compatible with fountain/dip pens
-Acid free(preferably a bit alkaline/archival)
-strong enough to withstand bookbinding and use in a book
-not too heavy or light (around 110gsm)
fairly inexpensive per sheet

I want the finished signatures to be around 10 by 13 inches. Any suggestions?

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Posted 12 September 2019 - 14:47

Would Mohawk superfine be good?





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