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PDF Artwork Guidelines

  • Check your Artwork is ready to go 
  • Get product dimensions to set up your files
  • Download Adobe templates to get a head start on your design.

Setting up your PDF

Get product dimensions

Get product dimensions

Or download an Adobe template to get started on your design faster

No crops or printers marks

No crops or printers marks

We automatically detect where your crops should go

Include a 2mm Bleed

Include a 2mm Bleed

Make sure all backgrounds extend to this area

2mm Margin / Safe Area

2mm Margin / Safe Area

Make sure anything you want printed is well with this area

Upload a multi-page PDF to design multiple sets of cards

One PDF, many designs

Upload all your designs in one single file.
  • Page 1 This page will be printed on one side of every card.
  • Page 2+ Each subsequent page will be paired with page 1 to create a unique card.

We print using an Indigo digital Press

Which means we print in dots. Follow these tips to get the best results.

PDF Preset

PDF Preset

Save to PDFx1a (2001) and ensure the greatest print accuracy

Line weight

Line weight

Thicker lines print better. We recommend 0.5pt and above

Opacity

Opacity

For the best print quality set opacities to no less than 40%

Transparency & Overprint

Transparency & Overprint

To make sure your design prints as expected flatten transparencies and turn off overprint

Resolution

Resolution

All imagery should be above 300dpi

CMYK

CMYK

No Spot Colours. We use Coated FOGRA-39 if you're into ICC Profiles

No Rich Blacks

No Rich Blacks

Fonts using 100% K will be crisper and more legible

Font sizes

Font sizes

8pt and higher will ensure the best legibility
 

Dimensions and templates

Find product sizes and download Adobe templates to get started faster

Download Business Card templates

MOO Size (84mm x 55mm):  Illustrator  &  InDesign
Square (65mm x 65mm):  Illustrator  &  InDesign
Minicards (70mm x 28mm):  Illustrator  &  InDesign

Download Postcard, Notecard and Invite templates

Small (A6) (148mm x 105mm):  Illustrator  &  InDesign
Square (120mm x 120mm): Illustrator  &  InDesign
Medium (177.8mm x 127mm):  Illustrator  &  InDesign
DL (99mm x 210mm): Illustrator  &  InDesign
A5 (148mm x 210mm): Illustrator  &  InDesign

Download Flyers and Letterhead templates

Square Flyer (120mm x 120mm):  Illustrator  &  InDesign
A6 Flyer (105mm x 148mm):  Illustrator  &  InDesign
A5 Flyer (210mm x 148mm):  Illustrator  &  InDesign
DL Flyer (210mm x 99mm):  Illustrator  &  InDesign
A4 Flyer (210mm x 297mm):  Illustrator  &  InDesign

 

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