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About this Product

Inspired by the petals and the metals of North America, this sumptuous, glimmering paper reflects well on you. Aspire Petallics offers outstanding mica coated colors with just the right amount of shimmer and shine to brighten up your projects with it's elegant surface. In keeping with a strong environmental commitment all ASPIRE Petallics are manufactured carbon neutral and offers options in Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) Sustainable Forestry Initiative (SFI) and uses 30% recycled paper in select items. Aspire Petallics has Hp Indigo and NexPress certified items and options for iGen printing. You'll enjoy the luscious collection of seventeen soft flower and precious metal colors that add class, distinction and sparkle to any project. Add some shimmer to your business cards, folders, and covers. Or think about embossing or engraving for a rich, subtle effect. Four-color printing simply glows. Even printed one-color, Petallics is lustrous, lively and lovely.

Product Uses

  • Announcements
  • Brochure Covers
  • Business Cards
  • Calendars
  • Card Making
  • Covers
  • Direct Mail
  • Folders
  • Gift Tags
  • Greeting Cards
  • Holiday Cards
  • Invitations
  • Menus
  • Packaging
  • Pocket Folders
  • Scrapbooking


Mill CTI Paper USA
Brand ASPIRE Petallics
Product Type Card Stock
Size 8 1/2 x 11
Printer Compatibility Color Copy Copiers (B&W) Copiers (Color) Digital Press Inkjet Printers Laser Printers Offset Printing
Finish Metallic
Coating C/2S
Grain Direction Grain Long
Paper Style Metallic Super Heavy
Eco Features
Carbon Neutral Elemental Chlorine Free FSC Certified Lignin Free
Paper Weight
105 lb Cover 285 G/M2 Caliper 13 153 PPI
Paperator™ Color Value
CMYK C = 9, M = 3, Y = 0, K = 0
RGB R = 218, G = 227, B = 234

ASPIRE Petallics®

ASPIRE Petallics® Metallic Colored Papers are easy to print on when following these simple hints. We recommend you pre-test all procedures prior to press time to ensure you achieve the desired results.


ASPIRE Petallics has a totally non-absorbent surface. For optimum results, we recommend inks that dry by oxidation and are 100% VOC free. Please consult your ink manufacturer prior to printing. Some offsetting of the pigment particles to the blanket may occur during printing but should not affect the image quality and will not require special wash-ups.


Keep ASPIRE Petallics wrapped in mill packaging until the moment of printing. It is essential to let the paper acclimatize in the press room for a minimum of 24 hours – longer during cold weather. Also keep ASPIRE Petallics covered during drying, between passes and prior to any finishing work. Pressroom conditions should be as close as possible to 68 degrees and 45-60% relative humidity. If the bindery has a different climate than the pressroom, allow the paper to acclimatize to those conditions.


ASPIRE Petallics is equally coated on each side. We recommended you print both sides of the first 20 sheets of each carton to ensure you achieve the desired results on each side.


For optimum results, set jogger pressure to a minimum and lifts at 3 to 5 inches.


Low solvent (0-5%) varnish or aqueous coating is optional as a surface protector or to achieve design effects. Pretest all coatings for compatibility.


Run water at minimum levels with a minimum pH of 4.0; ASPIRE Petallics has a surface pH of 8. Solid or multiple color bars can be used to assist in removing water and aid in ink set time.


Use care when cutting ASPIRE Petallics. Use a sharp knife with minimum clamp pressure. To achieve a clean edge, back trimming is essential. Wipe the newly cut edge with a clean, soft, glycerin-saturated cloth.


To properly score ASPIRE Petallics, start with a 2 point rounded channel score. The matrix channel should be a minimum width of 2.5 times the caliper of the sheet to be scored, plus 0.028” normally 0.050” for text and 0.060” for cover.


ASPIRE Petallics is suitable for all standard binding processes. It is important to plan for proper grain direction in all binding applications. Grain direction should run parallel to the spine for optimum results.


For optimum results, use foils suitable for plastic materials.

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Product Reviews

7 Reviews
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5 stars 5.0/5.0
Bathurst, NB

very fast delivery..paper is of great quality thanks

going to make my wedding invitations with these :)

Bottom line Yes, I would recommend this to a friend
4 stars 4.0/5.0
St. Louis, MO

Outstanding Product

Outstanding service shipping the product. Good ink hold out, smooth lay, dryer added, printed offset in pantone colors. Would recommend product and "the paper mill store" going forward.

Bottom line Yes, I would recommend this to a friend
4 stars 4.0/5.0
Ontario, CA

Beautiful shine

I'm using this paper for wedding invitations for a client. Has a beautiful shimmer to it on both front and back which is exactly what we needed for the directions/reception card. It took me a while to figure out how to get it to print (I'll have to self-feed through each sheet), but once it did print I have no issues with the result. It prints beautifully! I recommend double checking the weight of paper your printer will accept prior to purchasing this.

Bottom line Yes, I would recommend this to a friend
5 stars 5.0/5.0
Slinger, WI


Beautiful finish, just the right amount of sheen.

Bottom line Yes, I would recommend this to a friend
5 stars 5.0/5.0
Lafayette, IN

Great quality and fast shipping

Paper arrived in perfect condition.

Bottom line Yes, I would recommend this to a friend
5 stars 5.0/5.0
Michie, TN

High quality for professional use,

Cuts well (no tearing) in cutting machine.
Color is throughout cardstock (not doulble side color with none in center)
Beautiful pearlescence.

Bottom line Yes, I would recommend this to a friend
5 stars 5.0/5.0

"I would buy this product again and agai

This is a great and I do mean great cardstock. The white is white and exactly what I am looking for in a cardstock. Love it!

Bottom line Yes, I would recommend this to a friend
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Your paper will be cut with state-of-the-art paper trimming equipment operated by paper industry professionals who understand the details of your design. Specify any size. Our online cutting designs are exact. Cutting usually takes 2 - 3 days, but let us know if you have a tighter schedule.

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Whether you need return receipts, business cards or shelf-talkers, our online design is easy. Choose from 46 standard formats or order your custom dimensions on perpendicular edge-to-edge perforations. Perforating usually takes 3 - 4 days, but let us know if you have a tighter schedule.

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