Small Format Paper Stocks

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As a world-class online printer, Smartpress offers superior paper stocks and lots of options. Whether you’re designing a brochure for your business, turning a custom booklet into a photography portfolio or sending warm wishes with your own cards, the right paper can help send the right message.

Learn more about our premium paper stocks and find the right one for your online printing project. And check out UV Coating and Soft Touch Laminate to find options for protecting your projects.

Paper Weight
Coated/Uncoated
Color
Common Uses
Coated Gloss Paper Stock Coated Gloss
Paper Weight Text: 80#,100# Cover: 80#, 100#, 120#
Coated/Uncoated Coated
Color White
Common Uses Magazines, lookbooks, product catalogs
Coated Matte Paper Stock Coated Matte
Paper Weight Text: 80#,100# Cover: 80#, 100#, 120#
Coated/Uncoated Coated
Color White
Common Uses Magazines, lookbooks, product catalogs
eco-friendly icon Coated Matte - White Paper Stock Coated Matte – White
Paper Weight 150#
Coated/Uncoated Coated
Color White
Common Uses Business cards, hang tags
eco-friendly iconECO-FRIENDLY: 50% recycled content: 10% post-consumer waste, 40% pre-consumer waste
eco-friendly icon Coated Metallic - Ice Silver Paper Stock Coated Metallic – Ice Silver
Paper Weight Text: 80# Cover: 110#
Coated/Uncoated Coated
Color White-silver pearlescent
Common Uses Invitations: galas, weddings, corporate events
eco-friendly iconECO-FRIENDLY: Chlorine-free
Coated Semigloss 1 Side (C1S) Paper Stock Coated Semigloss 1 Side (C1S)
Paper Weight Text: 80#,100# Cover: 80#, 100#, 120#
Coated/Uncoated Coated
Color White
Common Uses Business cards, posters, large signage
Coated Semigloss 2 Side (C2S) Paper Stock Coated Semigloss 2 Sides (C2S)
Paper Weight 10pt, 12pt, 14pt, 18pt, 24pt
Coated/Uncoated Coated
Color White
Common Uses Business cards, posters, large signage
eco-friendly icon Felt Weave - Natural Paper Stock Felt Weave – Natural
Paper Weight Cover: 100#
Coated/Uncoated Uncoated
Color Natural with a raised bump texture
Common Uses Art prints, invitations, note cards, thank you cards
eco-friendly iconECO-FRIENDLY: 30% post-consumer fiber, chlorine-free
eco-friendly icon Felt Weave - White Paper Stock Felt Weave – White
Paper Weight Text: 80# Cover:100#
Coated/Uncoated Uncoated
Color White with a raised bump texture
Common Uses Art prints, invitations, note cards, thank you cards
eco-friendly iconECO-FRIENDLY: 30% post-consumer fiber, chlorine-free
eco-friendly icon Kraft Paper Stock Kraft (Speckletone)
Paper Weight Cover: 100#
Coated/Uncoated Uncoated
Color Brown with visible flecks
Common Uses Business cards, journals
eco-friendly iconECO-FRIENDLY: 100% recycled content with 30% from post-consumer waste, chlorine-free, made with 100% green hydropower
eco-friendly icon Linen - Natural Paper Stock Linen – Natural
Paper Weight Cover: 100#
Coated/Uncoated Uncoated
Color Natural with a raised grid texture
Common Uses Wedding invitations
eco-friendly iconECO-FRIENDLY: 30% post-consumer fiber, chlorine-free
eco-friendly icon Linen - White Paper Stock Linen – White
Paper Weight Text: 70# Cover: 110#
Coated/Uncoated Uncoated
Color White with a raised grid texture
Common Uses Wedding invitations
eco-friendly iconECO-FRIENDLY: 30% post-consumer fiber, chlorine-free
Synthetic (Waterproof) Paper Stock Synthetic (Waterproof)
Paper Weight 10 mil, 14 mil
Coated/Uncoated Coated
Color White
Common Uses Waterproof menus
eco-friendly icon Uncoated 100% Recycled - White Paper Stock Uncoated 100% Recycled – White
Paper Weight Text: 100# Cover: 80#, 100#, 130#
Coated/Uncoated Uncoated
Color White with a few flecks and fibers
Common Uses Newsletters, annual reports, invitations, business cards
eco-friendly iconECO-FRIENDLY: 100% post-consumer-waste recycled fiber, chlorine-free
eco-friendly icon Uncoated 40% Recycled - Hemp Paper Stock Uncoated 40% Recycled – Hemp
Paper Weight 18 pt
Coated/Uncoated Uncoated
Color Jute (warm beige/cream with a subtle green undertone)
Common Uses Premium business cards, rack cards, bookmarks
eco-friendly iconECO-FRIENDLY: Made of 30% hemp fibers, 40% recycled fibers and 30% Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) fibers, sourced sustainably
eco-friendly icon Uncoated - Black Paper Stock Uncoated – Black
Paper Weight Cover:100#
Coated/Uncoated Uncoated
Color Dark, rich black
Common Uses Business cards, greeting cards, invitations
eco-friendly iconECO-FRIENDLY: 30% post-consumer recycled fiber, chlorine-free, made with 100% renewable green electricity
eco-friendly icon Uncoated Smooth - Natural Paper Stock Uncoated Smooth – Natural
Paper Weight Text: 80# Cover:80#, 100#
Coated/Uncoated Uncoated
Color Warm white with creamy, light matte look
Common Uses Journals, greeting cards, business cards
eco-friendly iconECO-FRIENDLY: 10% post-consumer recycled, made using non-polluting renewable energy
Uncoated Smooth - White Paper Stock Uncoated Smooth – White
Paper Weight Text:70#, 80#, 100# Cover:80#, 100#, 130#
Coated/Uncoated Uncoated
Color Pleasant blue-white
Common Uses Journals, greeting cards, business cards

Coated Gloss & Matte

  • Coated stock with a coated surface
  • Brightness: 96
  • Guaranteed 7 pt. and 9 pt. for direct mail postal requirements
  • Superior toner adhesion for better image reproduction

Coated Matte – White

  • Coated cover stock in white color with a matte finish
  • Brightness: 90
  • 150# weight
  • 50% recycled content: 10% post-consumer waste, 40% pre-consumer waste
  • pH neutral and long-life archival

Coated Metallic – Ice Silver

  • Coated metallic paper stock with a white-silver pearlescent color
  • Shimmers and shines silver even more in the light
  • UV coating not recommended
  • CMYK color equivalent: C: 5.1%, M: 5.5%, Y: 1.3%, K: 0.1%
  • Chlorine-free
  • Manufactured with wind power

Coated Semigloss 1 Side (C1S)

  • Cardstock with one uncoated side and one exceptionally smooth side with a semigloss finish
  • Brightness: 92

Coated Semigloss 2 Sides (C2S)

Cardstock with both sides coated and an exceptionally smooth semigloss finish

Felt Weave – White and Natural

  • Uncoated paper stock with a sophisticated felt text and cover finish
  • Great option for even the most challenging finishing techniques
  • Non-directional pattern is the perfect canvas for four-color imagery
  • Raised bump texture
  • Chlorine-free
  • 30% post-consumer fiber

Hemp

  • Uncoated stock
  • Made of 30% hemp fibers, 40% recycled fibers and 30% Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) fibers
  • Sourced sustainably through conscious growing practices

Kraft – Speckletone

  • Uncoated stock with visible flecks that offers a timeless look with character
  • Chlorine-free
  • 100% recycled content with 30% from post-consumer waste
  • Made with 100% green hydropower
  • Note: Due to the nature of the paper, ink-free design areas will appear as the brown paper stock color

Linen – White and Natural

  • Uncoated paper stock with timeless linen color and texture
  • Rich surface pattern allows for excellent printability
  • Raised grid texture
  • Chlorine-free
  • 30% post-consumer fiber

Synthetic (Waterproof)

  • Synthetic stock offers more strength and durability than standard paper stocks
  • Exceptional ink adhesion
  • Amazing image resolution and consistent print performance
  • Considered waterproof when UV-coated
  • Available in various thicknesses

Uncoated 100% Recycled – White

  • White paper stock with a few flecks and fibers (compared to many other recycled papers)
  • Perfect option for conscientious designers with sustainability in mind
  • Brightness: 96
  • Chlorine-free
  • Acid-free for added archival quality
  • 100% post-consumer-waste recycled fiber

Uncoated – Black

  • Uncoated stock with a dark, rich color for a sleek, classy look
  • Ideal for white ink printing and white ink with full-color processing
  • 100# weight
  • Chlorine-free
  • Carbon-neutral
  • 30% recycled post-consumer fiber
  • Made with 100% renewable green electricity

Uncoated Smooth – Natural

  • Uncoated paper stock with a warm white color and light, creamy matte look
  • Cannot be UV-coated
  • Chlorine-free
  • 10% post-consumer recycled
  • Manufactured using non-polluting renewable energy

Uncoated Smooth – White

  • Uncoated stock with a pleasant blue-white color and a smooth, uniform surface for better resolution
  • Brightness: 98
  • Excellent opacity for minimal show-through
  • Smooth, uniform finish for better resolution
  • Acid-free for archival quality

Free paper stocks sample book

Order a FREE Paper Sample Book to see and feel our stock options.

Have a banner or sign project in mind? As part of our online printing services, we offer not only a range of high-quality paper stocks, but also large format substrates, too.

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