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Swatch kit

Paper Swatch Kit

Sample our stylish paper options with our free swatch kit

The beauty of a CEWE PHOTOBOOK is that you can customise every element to produce your perfect book – including the paper it’s printed on. Whether you’re making your first photo book or your fifth, choosing the right paper is key.

Our photo books can be printed on six fantastic papers, so to help you to choose the right one we’ve produced a handy swatch kit. Containing samples of each of our signature papers, our swatch kit makes it easy to compare the look and feel of each option.

    Request Your Free Swatch Kit

    Whichever paper you choose, you’re sure to be impressed with your finished photo book; the perfect way to present your favourite photographs or mark a special occasion.

    Simply enter your details below to request your free swatch kit, and we’ll pop it in the post.

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    Quality you can really see

    We don’t just print memories; we print them beautifully too – which is clear to see when you take a closer look at our papers. From our beautiful Classic paper, which has a beautiful satin surface, to our elegant True Matte paper which has a smooth, shine-free finish, each of our papers is stunning in its own right.

    Classic Paper

    Classic Paper

    The entry level paper type is perfect for all types of photo books, especially if you want to make additional copies to share.
    200 gsm paper weight

    High Gloss Paper

    High Gloss Paper

    By applying a beautiful gloss finish to our Classic paper, your images will appear sharper and colours more vibrant.
    200 gsm paper weight

    True Matte Paper

    True Matte Paper

    Perfect for black and white, wedding and art style images. The cover also has a matte finish that complements the paper.
    170 gsm paper weight

    Classic Photographic Layflat

    Classic Photographic Paper

    A classic silver halide process gives unmatched detail and vibrancy. The lay-flat binding allows your images to spread seamlessly across two pages.

    Gloss Photographic Layflat

    Gloss Photographic Paper

    The premium photographic paper is given a high gloss treatment. The lay-flat binding allows your images to spread seamlessly across two pages.

    Matte Photographic Layflat

    Matte Photographic Paper

    The Matt Photographic paper combines a smooth matte finish with a lay-flat binding – perfect for showcasing landscapes and panoramas across two pages.