Business cards with spot hot foil stamping, 5.5 x 5.5 cm
Artwork information Business cards with spot hot foil stamping, 5.5 x 5.5 cm
Data format (incl. 2.00 mm bleed): 5.90 x 5.90 cm
Trimmed size: 5.50 x 5.50 cm
Resolution at least 300 dpi for an original image size of.
Include a surrounding trim of 2 mm, important information should be at least 4 mm from the edge of the final format size
Fonts must be completely imbedded or converted to curves.
colour mode CMYK as with FOGRA51 (PSO Coated v3)
Maximum colour application of 300%
We will not check for spelling and/or typographical errors.
Please pay attention to the reading direction when creating your print files
We will not check for overprint settings.
Transparencies created with CorelDRAW must be reduced.
Comments will be deleted and not printed.
Form field content will be printed.
Special instructions for hot foil stamping:
partial finishing is only possible on the front.
Any objects on the spot colour „foil“ always need to be set to 100% and overprint.
Lines need to be at least 3 points (1.06 mm) wide.
Font size needs to be at least 14 pt – the thinnest line needs to be at least 1 mm wide.
Minimum distance between objects of the hot foil stamping: 3 points (1.06 mm)
Minimum distance between the edge of the final format and spot finished elements: 2 mm
Double-sided colour print (4/4)
Printed on 300 gsm art print paper
Spot hot foil stamping is available in three different styles:
glossy spot gold foil
glossy spot silver foil
spot holographic foil
The spot finish makes individual design elements stand out and can be applied to the front only.
For detailed information on how to create spot finishes in your artwork file, see here.