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All PRO memberships include
trends Hundreds of Insider Tips
If it is trending, new or noteworthy, you will find the facts and insights right here, brief and to the point. Digital silver printing? Budget friendly binding techniques? We are on top of what helps you make your creative life easier. And we throw in the odd check list and cheat sheet as well...
samples Free Swatchbooks and Mill Promotions
Chances are that 30% of your swatchbooks are outdated.
Ensure you have the most up-to-date swatchbooks – even those hard-to-get ones – right now. And while you are at it, order hot-off-the presses mill promotions free – all part of the PRO experience.
facts Binding, Paper, Printing Facts
You don’t have time for irrelevant or outdated information. Roam our extensive Binding, Printing and Paper Facts sections for the latest insights, or listen to industry experts as they share their knowledge in our on-demand webinar recordings.
  unlimited 5,500+ Papers at Your Fingertips
Wasabi green, recycled with a linen finish? No problem. Get unlimited, instant access to our searchable online paper database covering more than 70 paper mills. Find the perfect paper for your project within seconds, then see and feel it using your own swatchbooks, or request them right there.
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Our PRO concierge is standing by to help you with your paper queries and answer all your questions.
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Binding, paper, printing
facts, insights and inspiration

Binding facts

There is a lot of information available on the web. But which sources can you trust?
The PaperSpecs team digs deep to ensure we bring you
- the most relevant information,
- how it applies to you and your project,
- easy to understand facts (no fiction),
- inspiring options,
- fact and cheat sheets for day-to-day reference.

And we are always here, should you ever have additional questions!



"I was so intrigued by the items that you could access not being a member, I had to find out more about what you could when purchasing the membership. Being quite honest, the value I have gained so far is well worth the price of a full year membership."

Susan Keeble, Project Manager, FL

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Get the latest
swatchbooks & promotions

Never spec a paper you have not met personally. Never. Don't wait for the next mill or merchant rep to stop by your studio.

We keep tabs on the latest releases from over 70 paper mills, so you don't have to.

Ensure you have the most up-to-date swatchbooks and inspiring mill promotions and order those hard-to-get sample sheets right now - for free.





“PaperSpecs PRO is so much more than just a paper and sample locater. The printing and finishing resources have provided inspiration, and the educational programs bring enlightenment. Thank you for helping me create the best print pieces I can!

Leah McCloske, Designer-Owner, Art in Motion

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Find the perfect paper
within seconds

paper database

Tall, dark and handsome? Or rather a touch of metallic sheen? For digital or offset? Or...

Find the perfect paper for your project within seconds. Our trusted Searchable Paper Database keeps track of nearly all commercial printing papers available on our shores.

Find the perfect paper, find it in your own sample drawer, or order the latest swatchbooks or sample sheets right here, with the click of a button.

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“I have used many cheat sheets over the years and now finally, a single source for identifying, comparing and specifying paper. AND great for requesting paper samples!”

Lauren Elliot, Owner
Wicked Good Print Production



“You’re no longer at the mercy of your in-house paper library. PaperSpecs is an empowering tool that greatly expands the creative possibilities of specifying paper.”

Maureen Erbe, Owner
Erbe Design

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In this over-promising world of ours you may be skeptical about all this. We would be too, but also intrigued.

From helping hundreds of PaperSpecs PROs every day, we know you and your creativity will profit immensely from being a member of our special group.

So take us up on our 7-day -- absolutely no risk -- free trial offer now!

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