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New HSS Website in the Works!

This Fall we’ll be unveiling a sleek, new Hinged Strung Stitched website. Over the last four years we have especially loved working with creative professionals, so we’re gearing our new site to photographers, designers, artists, and anyone else looking to present their own creative work.  Below are a few screen shots from our site-in-progress:   […]

Portfolios for photographers, designers, and conservators.

It feels deceptively like summer here in Portland, Oregon. Like the cherry blossoms dotting the city, we’ve been sitting pretty under tranquil festoons of productivity. This season we are debuting two specialized portfolio products: a book or a box to house your creative endeavors. Each is suited to different applications, with a small variety of elements […]

Custom Portfolios for Creatives

Clamshell Feature for Designers, Architects, & Photographers Whether you are a seasoned professional or a student entering the workforce, the best way to feature your body of work is with a presentation piece made especially to house it. Why is a custom portfolio right for you? In this day and age the packaging is just as […]

Graphic Design Portfolio

Portfolio for Portland Design Student We recently completed a portfolio for Chloe Fields, a local design student. She wanted something that complemented her work and gave her sophomore design portfolio a polished look. We think the simplicity of the portfolio design really lets her work shine. And shine it does! This gal is going places. […]

Portfolio Cover Inset

Digitally Printed Insets on Custom Portfolios When our clients want clean, professional personalization, we often create digitally printed inserts on portfolios and books. To do this, we carve out a section of the bookboard before we glue the cover cloth in place. Our clients can then print their logo or artwork onto cardstock, and we can […]

Personalized Custom Portfolios

Blind Debossing on Portfolios We’re so happy to be adding custom blind debossing to our list of services! We can now print your design or logo directly into our portfolio and book covers. We’ve added this service especially for our photographer, architect, and designer clients, who can now order portfolios through our online shop. The […]

Custom Portfolio, Made in Portland

Design Portfolio for Creative Agency We love working with designers and other creative people: they often know what they want, and their finished products tend to come out even better than we first imagined. Take this post bound portfolio for Magmatic NW. They wanted a book they could take with them to show potential clients. […]

architect portfolio

Custom Architecture Portfolio Needing a portfolio for an upcoming interview, a recent architecture grad asked us to build this book around his work. We’re planning to add custom portfolios to our product line in the coming months. See what you think! Want more? See other custom portfolios here.

Custom Graphic Design Portfolio

Design Portfolio for Portland Designer We recently bound this incredible graphic design portfolio for local designer Kelly Kerwick. We bound archival printed pages {printed by our friends at Pushdot Studio} with a debossed cover {by Grossenbacher Bros.} into a coptic-bound book complete with clamshell box. The results of all that collaboration are magnificent. Kelly is […]

Handmade Portfolios

Portfolios for designers, architects, and photographers Our online store is currently centered around photo albums, but a lot of our work involves making hand-bound portfolios. We love any opportunity to make books and boxes with content. Here are photos of a few recent portfolio projects: An grad school applicant had us make these portfolios for him […]