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Saddle Stitched Magazine Printing (Self Cover)

Binding Option:Saddle Stitched
Cover:Self Cover (also known as soft cover)
Finished Sizes:DL Portrait
A5 Portrait or Landscape
A4 Portrait or Landscape
Binding Edge:Portrait Sizes Bound on the Long Edge
Landscape Sizes Bound on the Short Edge
No. of pages:8 - 80pp (printed pages)
Printing:Full Colour (CMYK two sides)
Stocks:115gsm or 150gsm Gloss Artpaper
150gsm Matt-Satin Artpaper
150gsm Recycled Matt-Satin Artpaper
Further Information:For additional artwork & product info please see here.

All prices include GST and FREE delivery Australia wide!

Dispatch times are shown by filling out the instant pricing calculator.

Not sure if your artwork has been setup correctly?

We’ve made it easy for you! Please read our simple Artwork Checklist and download our magazine guideline templates (using the link above).

For more detailed instructions see the My Artwork Options* tab.

Need help making your artwork / files press ready?

Please select our Check & Make Press Ready option when ordering your self cover magazines and we’ll take care of it for you!

Can’t find what you are looking for?

Click here to request a quote for larger quantities and custom specifications.

Not sure what paper you want? Click here for our paper stock explanation page.

A4 Saddle Stitch Self Cover 150gsm Gloss
A4 Saddle Stitch Self Cover 150gsm Gloss
*My Artwork Options (Click to Expand)

Not sure which option to choose?
Explanations can be found below:

I have Press Ready Files


Only select this option if your artwork is 100% press ready and complies with all of our artwork requirements.
  • Artwork must be the correct size.
  • Artwork must have correct internal bleed.
  • Artwork must have correct external bleed.
  • All borders must be setup as per our guidelines.

Check & Make Press Ready


Not sure if your artwork is press ready? Then this is the option for you!
  • This includes us checking your artwork and where possible making it acceptable for commercial printing.
  • Please note, this option does not include making small changes to your artwork (typesetting & design) or creating your design from scratch (graphic design).
  • For a full description of this service, please click here.

Affordable Design Service

Need some inspiration? This option is our affordable Graphic Design service.
  • Please note, this service is currently unavailable as a standard online option for this product. If you would like pricing, please click here and send us a custom quote request specifying the Affordable Design service
  • This service involves the creation of your artwork from scratch to the finished form, ready for printing.
  • A full description of what is included in our affordable design service can be found by clicking here.

As we have unique artwork requirements, to achieve the very best printing results (no matter your level of experience) we recommend all customers use our free guideline templates.

*Dispatch for NON-PRIORITY orders is always an estimate. Dispatch for PRIORITY orders is guaranteed. Click here for cut-off times and more details.

Order Your Printed Self Cover Saddle Stitched Magazines

Cheap, stylish and effective! 100% printed in Australia, saddle stitching is the perfect way to create affordable and elegant booklets or magazines.

Printed Self cover saddle stitched books and magazines make perfect multi page brochures, promotional and sales catalogues, look books, product guides, annual reports, periodical magazines, visitor guides, colouring books, promotional booklets, year books, children’s books, technical booklets, manuals, and much more.

Our self cover booklets and magazines are always saddle stitched (bound in the centre of the booklet from the outside-in using wire staples). The definition of ‘self cover’ is a booklet or magazine which uses the exact same paper stock for the cover and the internal or text pages.

Printing Options

We offer instant online pricing for self-cover saddle stitched printed magazines & booklets in an extensive range of specifications.


  • A4, A5 and DL


  • Full colour or black & white


  • Landscape and Portrait

Paper Stocks:

Number of printed pages (pp):

  • 08pp through to 80pp

In addition to our standard range, we can quote on any custom requirements you may have. Just contact us or fill in our custom quote form and one of our team will gladly assist you.

If you need your booklets or magazines fast, we offer priority dispatch for many of our product options.

Need a design? Our team of graphic designers would love to craft an elegant and effective design for you.

Other binding alternatives we can offer are wire binding and perfect binding.

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