Posts Tagged: Saddle Stitching

10 Frequently-Asked Questions about the Saddle-Stitch Binding Method

1) Why is it called Saddle-Stitching? Saddle-Stitching may sound like an odd name for a book binding process that places wire staples through sheets of paper, but in the printing industry Stapling is commonly referred to as Stitching. Also, the…

Catalog and Manual Printing: Saddle Stitched or Perfect Bound?

Catalogs, manuals and most other multi-page documents used in business are generally produced with one of two popular binding methods: Saddle Stitching or Perfect Binding. Saddle Stitched books are constructed from folded sheets that are held together by wire staples…

Booklet Printing: How does a Booklet differ from a Book?

A Booklet is a small bound book that has a paper cover and a limited number of pages. As you would expect from its name, a booklet is generally smaller in size than most books. For example, 5.5” x 8.5”…

Book Printing Lingo: What does “Self Cover” mean?

Self Cover means that the paper used for the cover of a book or other bound document is the same as the paper used for the interior pages. More Economical. One of the primary benefits of the Self Cover option…

Book Printing: The Many Benefits of Saddle Stitch Binding

Of all the softcover book binding methods we offer, Saddle Stitching is the most popular. We use this method for a variety of book types including catalogs, manuals, booklets, programs, multi-page brochures, newsletters, periodicals, wall calendars and mailers. Saddle Stitching…

Printing Lingo: What does “Saddle Stitch” mean?

    In the printing industry, Saddle Stitching refers to a very popular book binding method in which folded sheets are gathered together one inside the other and then stapled through the fold line with wire staples.  The staples pass…

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