1 friar st. cork

our shop in Cork city is where we produced books for 3 years until it simply became too small.

opening hours -

tues - fri | 10am - 5pm

sat | 12pm - 4pm

in-store only


we are always experimenting with ways to make use out of every scrap of material we order. we still make mistakes but those mistakes can be turned into...

- bookmarks

- greeting cards

- postcards

a limited range of all of the above are available at 1 Friar St. - all unique, limited availability.

in-store only


a collaboration with local screen print artist Emma O Hara. this series of notebooks makes use of screen prints that featured small mistakes and errors - they didn't quite make the cut.

these are rejects, and we love them.

in-store only

Magdalena Galicia

we currently have limited supply of leather notebook covers & pencil cases from Dublin based leather worker Magdalena Galicia.

badly made books

1 friar st. cork


Tues - friday | 10am - 5pm

Saturday | 12pm - 4pm
Sunday | CLOSED

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1 friar st, cork