Handmade book covers

Handmade book cover with the title 'Tools of Titans'
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Show off your book's personality with a custom handmade cover designed just for you by a professional designer. Need ideas? We’ve collected some amazing examples of handmade book covers from our global community of designers. Get inspired and start planning the perfect handmade book cover today.

Handmade book cover with the title 'Hope Street'
Handmade book cover with the title 'The Art of Placenta book cover design'
Handmade book cover with the title 'Atmospheric Book Cover for a Dark Urban Fantasy Novel about a large Library, Time Travel, and Gnomes'
Handmade book cover with the title 'Writing prompts'
Handmade book cover with the title 'Running like a Wrinkly - Illustration Book Cover'
Handmade book cover with the title 'Book Cover for a short novel '
Handmade book cover with the title 'La Petite Ombre'
Handmade book cover with the title 'Book Cover for a journal'
Handmade book cover with the title 'Book Cover'
Handmade book cover with the title ' layouts for Aimee Book'
Handmade book cover with the title 'Minimal poetry book cover'
Handmade book cover with the title 'Meet the Boogers'
Handmade book cover with the title 'Paris without skyscrapers'
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pieman by E-T
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How to create your handmade book cover design

If you want an amazing handmade book cover that stands out from the competition, work with a professional designer. Find and hire a designer to make your vision come to life, or host a design contest and get ideas from designers around the world.

Start a contest

Designers from around the world pitch you ideas. You provide feedback, hone your favorites and choose a winner.

Start a project

Find the perfect designer to match your style and budget. Then collaborate one-on-one to create a custom book cover.

What makes a good handmade book cover?

A great book cover tells a story, makes people look twice, and helps your new book jump off the shelves. Book covers achieve all of that through color, typography and other design elements. Learn how to make your handmade book cover stand out from the crowd.

Handmade book cover with the title 'Book Cover Design for The Sovereignty Knot'
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Handmade book cover with the title 'Cover book'
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How to design a book cover

Creating a book cover is an art form. This guide will walk you through the process of designing a book cover step-by-step… Keep reading

Book cover design trends

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Best book cover designers

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