Small Business Saturday

Nov 24, 2018 – Nov 24, 2018

We are participating is Small Business Saturday. Come out and support local artisans while shopping this holiday season. We will have some new and unusual things!

Saturday November 24 (the Saturday after Thanksgiving)
from Noon to 5:00.

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  • Journals

    Blank or printed journals of many styles and designs
  • Sketchbooks

    Sketchbooks of all types and sizes: charcoal, watercolor, pencil, ink, pastels
  • Notebooks

    Notebooks of all sizes and types
  • "Matchnotes"

    Matchbook sized notebooks with cover designs to your specification, great for weddings or other special and commemorative events
  • Photo albums

    Custom made photo albums with our own unique design
  • Portfolios

    Presentation portfolios custom made with your unique needs in mind
  • Design bindings

    Bindings with bespoke cover designs in leather
  • Fine bindings

    Fine leather covered books
  • Rebinding

    Have a book that can't be repaired? Don't like the cover? Want something special?
  • Boxes

    Protective and presentation boxes of all types
  • Thesis binding

    You worked long and hard on your thesis. Get it out of the drawer and onto your shelf. (Discounts for UML and UMB.)

Book repair

  • Cloth cover repair

    Cover falling off a favorite old book? We can fix it.
  • Leather cover repair

    Leather cover damaged? We can fix it.
  • Paper repair

    Do you have torn pages or have pages fallen out? We can fix it.
  • Rebinding

    Cover can't be saved? Like the book but not the cover? We can fix that


  • Individual instruction

    One on one instruction
  • Group instruction

    Take a class with your small group
  • Classes

    Classes on various topics and techniques

Bindery rental

  • Bindery time

    Know what you're doing but don't have the equipment? Rent bindery time for the day in our richly equipped space.


11 months ago
Purchase a hand-bound book, or commission a custom creation. Restore and preserve important family papers and books for the next generation. The Middlesex Bindery combines authentic bookbinding machinery over 100 years old with the latest training from New England's finest bookbinders. Well worth the visit! Surrounded by other artists and craftspeople in the studio building, this resource is fun to visit.
- Kirk F

Books, boxes, repairs

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  • (617) 506-5725


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122 Western Ave
Studio A314
Lowell, MA 01851
United States

Business Hours

Mon:9:15 AM – 6:15 PM
Tue:9:15 AM – 6:15 PM
Thu:9:15 AM – 6:15 PM
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