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Saddle Stitch vs Perfect Binding

Saddle Stitch vs Perfect Binding

Saddle stitch vs perfect binding. What’s the difference? Saddle stitching is a binding method where a document is wire stitched on the spine, also known as stapled. The process  involves inserting forms on top of other forms over a saddle and driving stitches through the gathered piece’s backbone. Saddle stitching is more often used on smaller page counts as the

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Shape up….forme cutting ideas

Erwins Printing - Innovative Forme Cutting

Designers love quirky marketing pieces and so do customers. Any piece that involves some engagement like unfolding an item or scratching a surface makes the recipient an active participant in your communication. Have you ever received a cool piece in the mail and showed everyone in the office? That piece has more than done its job. If more than one

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Anti Scuff Matte Laminate – Really?

Anti-Scuff - Erwins Printing

Ever had issues with scuffing on matte laminated pieces? There is a new scuff-resistant matte laminate product on the market called TLC Anti-Scuff. You can also apply a spot gloss UV varnish on the the lamination. We recently produced a classy 12 page brochure on a 300gsm A2 Gloss stock and we used TLC Anti Scuff Matte Laminate throughout the whole piece.

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