Binding Terms

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Saddle Stitched Binding: An often used binding system using staples on the spine. The name derives from when it is open, draped over a saddle to apply the stitches. Side-Stitched Binding: Staple stitches on the side of loose pages is side stitching. Here the pages are in multiples of two – each …

Paper Sizes

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This is a handy resource if you keep getting confused between your A2 and your A3 paper sizes. Below is a list that shows the sizes of each and the diagram gives you a visual of how they are cut from the larger sizes. These are finished trimmed sizes Sizes in …

Open type

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You may have heard about OpenType® fonts but may not really know what they are or why they would be useful to you.  OpenType® is a modern font format developed by Adobe® and Microsoft® to provide users with an accessible and advanced typographic toolset. OpenType improves on PostScript and TrueType just as …