It is common for people to know what kind of paper finish they are looking for, as far as looks go. However, do you know what it is called? In order to find the right product, it is important to be well-versed in kinds of paper finishes. Some of the most popular paper finish types include:
- Smooth Paper Finish
- Vellum Paper Finish
- Linen Paper Finish
- Eggshell Paper Finish
- Felt Paper Finish
What Each Paper Finish Means
A paper finish can define the whole tone of your communication. For this reason, its important to choose the right one. Here is a breakdown of our most popular paper finish types:
Smooth Paper Finish
Smooth paper is true to its name - smooth to the touch. It is made by a process of passing the paper through rollers to give it a neat finish. It is the perfect paper for any project, from writing paper to cards, and more.
Vellum Paper Finish
Vellum paper is a paper with a little bit of tooth to it, in the sense that it is not perfectly smooth. Many people often refer to translucent papers as vellum, but these should not be confused with regular vellum paper, unless they are specifically noted as translucent vellum.
Linen Paper Finish
Linen paper, like smooth paper, is true to its name. It has the look and feel of linen, making it a sturdy choice for your products. It has a soft and luxurious look to it, making it ideal for cards, invitations, letterhead, and stationery.
Eggshell Paper Finish
Eggshell paper has a smooth, eggshell-like finish. It is a subtly rough finish, and is ideal for fine writing paper.
Felt Paper Finish
Felt paper is a textured paper. It is ideal for covers and brochures. It is created by using a roller in the creation process.
All the Paper Finishes You Need are Available at Announcement Converters!
There are plenty more paper finishes available at Announcement Converters in addition to the ones explained here. We are happy to walk you through our entire stock so you become familiar with the different styles and feel confident that your choice is perfect for your needs!