Side stitching is similar to saddle stitching; however, the staples or stitches go through the edge of the pages rather than the fold. This book binding method can accommodate more pages than saddle stitching but doesn't allow the book to lay flat when open. Continue below to learn more about our side stitching book binding service.

Minimum Size: 3.5 x 5.5 inches

Maximum Size: 11 x 12 inches

Cover Options

Up to 8 PMS (inside cover and outside) Laminate (Gloss, Matte, Scuff Resistant) Varnishes, Spot Varnish, Cloth/Color Paper    

Finishing Options

Foils, Deboss, Emboss, Rounded Edges/Die Cut, Labeling

Dustjackets, Shrinkwrap

Ribbons Inserts

When is it Ideal?

  • Brochures and Booklets: Create professional and attractive brochures, booklets, or pamphlets with side stitching, providing a clean and polished finish that showcases your content effectively.

  • Catalogs and Magazines: Bind catalogs, magazines, or newsletters with side stitching, creating functional and easy-to-use documents that are convenient for readers to navigate.

  • Programs and Manuals: Produce programs, manuals, or guides with side stitching, providing a durable and user-friendly solution for distributing information to your audience.

  • Marketing Materials: Bind marketing materials such as flyers, posters, or promotional booklets with side stitching, creating eye-catching and informative documents that leave a lasting impression.

Request a Quote for your book printing and binding needs today; we will get back to you as soon as we can. Have a question regarding other binding styles, including spiral binding, wire-o binding, saddle stitch, and beyond? Contact us!

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