Perfect Bound

Perfect binding is an adhesive based binding that does not involve any stitching.

One of the most common binding method for paperbacks.

Perfect bound books with glue binding do not have layflat capabilities.

Hardcover Casebound

Case binding provides an elegant look with more durability than a perfect bound book.

Pages are commonly Smyth sewn bound which allows the pages to lay flat, without having a gutter in between the 2 page spreads.

Board Book Binding

Extra thick cardboards are mounted together and usually finished with round corners.

Pages are be able to layflat seamlessly.

Page thickness comes in the regular 1mm thickness or the extra thick of 1.5mm thickness. 

Flexi Bound

Similar to Casebound book except the cover will be wrapped over a cardstock instead of a rigid greyboard.

Flexibound offers a higher perceived value than a traditional paperback and has better protection for the inside text pages.

Bound with either square or round spine, commonly bound with Smyth sewn for layflat ability.

Coil Bound

Coil binding is using durable plastic coil, that allows the book to lay completely flat or even fold back on itself, unlike other binding methods.


Metal wire-o-bound provides a professional look and allows the book to lay completely flat or even fold back on itself, unlike other binding methods.

Saddle Stitching

Folded sheets are gathered together one inside the other and then stapled through the fold line with wire staples.

Thread Stitch Binding

We offer different types of thread stitch bindings. Perfect for a traditional looking finish.

A simple line of sewing holds the pages together so the finished book is secure & stylish.

Conceal Wire-O Binding

The book is bound with either wire-o or coil binding and concealed with hard covers.

The spine can be finished with a square or round back.


Another method that allows softcover book or paperback to layflat besides Smyth sewn. 

It prevents stress on the spine and reduces the cracking that occurs during use.

Glue Binding

Glue binding is commonly used for perfect bound or paperback books.

Pages cannot lay flat and there will be a gutter between two double page spreads.

Smyth Sewn

The signatures of the book are folded and stitched through the fold.

The signatures are then sewn and glued together at the spine to form a text block and allows to open flat without damaging the spine.

One of the most common layflat binding ideal for having an image across a double page spread.


The book will lay flat on the table, allowing you to press down on the pages without breaking the spine and open the book 180 degrees.

Layflat bindings include Smyth Sewn, Coil/Wire-O binding, Saddle Stitching, Board Book binding, Thread Stitch binding and Ota-Bind etc.

Elastic Closure

A custom elastic strap can be added to your book.

A popular option for planners, notebooks and journals.

Head & Tail Bands

The little pieces of colored cloth attached to the top and bottom of the spine of hardcover books.

Ribbon Bookmark

A custom ribbon bookmark can be added to hardcover casebound or flexibound books.