English Finish

English finish refers to a smooth and slightly glossy surface texture applied to paper, giving it a polished and refined appearance. This finish is achieved through calendaring or supercalendaring processes during paper manufacturing.


Smooth finish


  1. High-quality brochures and catalogs that require a professional and elegant look.
  2. Fine art prints or photography reproductions where detail and color accuracy are crucial.
  3. Business cards, letterheads, and stationery to convey a sense of sophistication and professionalism.
  4. Book covers and luxury packaging for a premium and visually appealing presentation.


  • Choose Quality Paper: Select high-quality English finish paper with the appropriate weight and thickness for your printing project to ensure durability and a luxurious feel.
  • Consider Printing Techniques: Coordinate printing techniques such as offset printing or digital printing that complement the smooth surface of English finish paper, enhancing color vibrancy and detail.
  • Design with Contrast: Utilize contrast in your designs to make text and graphics stand out against the smooth surface of English finish paper, creating a visually striking impact.
  • Handle with Care: Due to its smooth surface, English finish paper may be prone to fingerprints or smudges. Handle printed materials with care to maintain their pristine appearance.

English finish paper is favored for its refined texture and professional appeal, making it a popular choice for various printed materials where aesthetics and quality are vital. Contact us today to learn more.