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Re: Imitaion leather
- To: BOOK_ARTS-L@LISTSERV.SYR.EDU
- Subject: Re: Imitaion leather
- From: Barbara Lazarus Metz <b-lazarmetz@NWU.EDU>
- Date: Thu, 22 Jul 1999 22:24:00 -0600
- Message-Id: <199907230430.VAA21200@palimpsest.Stanford.EDU>
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Ultrasuede works very well on boards, but you have to be extremely careful
with the PVA or =. I've used it for years. You can stuff it, pleat it,
pad it, cover boxes and it looks great. It is wide and you can buy a 1/4
of a yard.
what about ultrasuede, available at good fabric shops? I've used it for
>soft cover bindings and it seems to work well. How it would work on boards
>I don't know. It's expensive but you can buy small quantities.
>At 11:54 AM 7/21/99 -0500, you wrote:
>>>Would anyone know the name of a supplier or manufacturer of imitation
>>>leather specifically for bookbinding, especially with a suede finish?
>Sam Lanham (email@example.com)
Barbara Lazarus Metz