Having failed to come up with any better birthday gift for Nick, I ended up making him a set of bookplates. If you’re wondering, bookplates are absolutely relevant, trendy items that every man secretly longs for, to go with their cuff links and typewriters. Well, at worst they’ll be nice cards. I’ll tell him that “ex libris” means happy birthday in Greek.
Here’s some sites I looked at while I was making these, which have far prettier bookplate designs: