Guidelines

What is standard paper weight Vistaprint?

What is standard paper weight Vistaprint?

A: Standard matte business cards are 14pt (equal to . 014 of an inch) and premium are 16pt (equal to . 016 of an inch).

How do I change the paper type in Vistaprint?

Click My Account > My Portfolio . (If you are not signed in already, you will be prompted to do so.) Click Edit in the Actions column next to the document you wish to edit. Once you are satisfied with your edits, save the changes.

What’s the difference between standard and premium cardstock?

Most of our customers opt for the Premium, which is 2x even 3x thicker than standard card stock. The Classic line is ideal when you are printing a wedding invitation set, since you can use the thinner weight for RSVP, maps & directions, brunch invites, etc.

What is the difference between matte and cardstock?

First, let’s look at 14pt cardstock. Matte paper has a semi-gloss finish, produces high quality prints, but lacks the vibrant effects of gloss paper. Matte paper is ideal for invitations and cards without photos. 110 lb index weight card stock (199 gsm) would be a similar stock to 80 lb card stock.

What is the difference between 100 lb paper and 10 pt cardstock?

100 lb. bookweight paper feels more substantial but maintains its flexibility. Our bookweight paper has a high gloss coating which allows it to perform well on the press for color and detail. Keep in mind that it is floppier than the cardstock and does not stand on its own.

Can you upload your own font to Vistaprint?

No. To use your own font you must create a design using it on your computer and then you can upload that file.

Can Vistaprint use my photos?

Unfortunately no, we can’t – but we can help you find an image in the Vistaprint image library. To upload an image on www.vistaprint.com you must have appropriate rights to any text or graphics that you incorporate into your products and represent that you are not infringing on the trademarks or copyrights of others.

What is 65 lb cardstock used for?

65 lb Cover Weight/176 gsm card stock is used in cases where you would need a lighter weight card stock. It is heavy enough to be used for post cards. It is great for layering pieces as it will not add excessive weight to an invitation or card. Paper punching, die cutting and folding is easy to do on 65 lb card stock.

Do photos print well on cardstock?

Cotton cardstock is a favorite for those who want to laser print. The material has a smooth feel but still is very absorbent. It gives your project a modern and clean look. It’s also a material that is considered “photo safe,” meaning that it’s suitable for picture printing.

What’s better glossy or matte?

If your photos will be handled often, a matte finish would be a better option since they will not absorb the fingerprints of users. Because matte finishes are designed to refract as much light as possible, this comes at the cost of colors not appearing as vibrant as they do in glossy photos.

Can You Make your own custom postcards on Vistaprint?

A: Yes. After you make your initial selection size, orientation, paper weight, paper stock and quantity – click on “Start Designing” to upload your postcard design. You can also choose one of our professionally designed templates like political postcards, real estate postcards, thank-you postcards and new address postcards.

What can I do with a Vistaprint template?

Vistaprint will help you set the tone for all your occasions with a wide selection of custom invitations, announcements and more. Discover our suite of products in dedicated wedding, birthday, baby and graduation shops. And with hundreds of fully customizable templates available, you’ll enjoy a stress-free invitation printing experience.

How to make a thick stock business card?

So start designing your thick stock business cards today. Start designing your thick stock business cards today. Upload your own artwork, add your text and logo or browse our professionally designed templates. We’ll take care or the rest and you’ll be ready to impress in no time.

Do you need personalized invitations with Vistaprint?

Personalized invitations for all your special celebrations. Want to impress your guests with personalized stationery? Vistaprint will help you set the tone for all your occasions with a wide selection of custom invitations, announcements and more.