The Cambray Bindery logo leather-bound books, decorated with intricate gold tooling

If you have an older book which needs to be restored, one of the most difficult aspects to reproduce is the gold tooling on the sides. This used to be a common sight, and was popular in the Georgian and Victorian era, but it is now a skill which is rarely seen.

If you really want gold tooling on the side of your restored books, then The Cambray Bindery in Cheltenham can help you. I know this traditional skill, and can apply it to both old and new books.

 •  Gold tooling for sides and fronts

 •  22 carat gold

 •  Precise finish

 • Leather binding

 •  Paper Marbling

Gold tooling is only one of the techniques that the Cambray Bindery is able to offer. I can also provide you with leather binding book restoration, or modern book binding for any personal modern literature.

To find out more about how I can help you, please call today on

01242 241 216

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