Neenah announces its new, comprehensive swatchbook for The Design Collection. This new book brings together over 100 premium papers—with colors, textures, finishes and weights designed for unique, standout packaging—for bags, box wraps, gift cards and carries, hangtags, labels, folding board and fragrance strips.
Package designers and brand managers can replace the previous 1.0 and 1.1 swatchbooks with this all-encompassing book, featuring 15 specialty grades that make up this inspired portfolio of premium papers for luxury packaging and high-end print collateral—including the newly added ASTROKING Papers.

The new book now houses all The Design Collection paper lines, including new and recent additions. 

New Additions

ASTROKING Papers, with a hint of shimmer and a plush satin finish this paper adds opulence to any project. It’s available in one white and four rich colors: Snow White, Desert Sand, Moss Green Brown Stone, and Plum Tree.

Recent Additions

  • NATURAL EVOLUTION Papers with a special surface coating on both sides, provide a soft, natural texture, an elegant touch and outstanding performance.
  • MONNALISA Papers, the smooth sister to NATURAL EVOLUTION Papers, offers a smooth bright white surface for hang tags, business cards, books, brochures.
  • SLIDE Papers are considered the “packaging version” of the popular PLIKE Papers, optimized for more resilience.

Seven print samples in the book showcase a variety of papers and print demonstrations from Opaque White and metallic inks, to foil stamping and embossing. A blind embossed sheet of PLIKE, Orange features an amazingly small line of gold foil stamped type, placed on top the emboss.

For an even better look at the creative possibilities of these luxury papers, designers can get the accompanying Design Collection Sampler 2.0—22 pages of idea-generating colors, textures, and specialty print techniques.

Free copies of The Design Collection Swatchbook (valued at $19.99) and the Design Collection Sampler 2.0 are available through Neenah reps, or find a Neenah distributor here.