Hand-Crafted Books Are Still Alive

In the age of digital publishing, one company is keeping the old hand-crafted, clothbound, hardback book alive. Slightly Foxed, located in the United Kingdom, chooses to publish a limited number of certain editions of books via craftsmen printer Smith Settle. These books contain colored endpapers, headband, tailband, and silk ribbon marker.

Believe it or not, there is still a niche market for these hand-crafted books. Watch this interesting video to see how these books are produced.

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