Fine textured papers are sought out by those who wish to communicate something more than just words and images. And linen texture has long been the standard for communicating taste and class. HOWARD Linen offers the tactile and visual interest that makes annual reports pop, business correspondence sing, and brochures beam. When this paper is closely viewed, one can see the warp and weave - even the slight irregularities that makes actual linen so appealing. As a backdrop for your printing, it provides a very interesting - yet soft-spoken - texture. Often the first choice for business cards, HOWARD Linen is also excellent for report covers, folders, menus,envelopes personal and business correspondence and stationery packages. And because the writing weight is designed for desktop use, it will print perfectly on your office laser or ink-jet. HOWARD Linen is also the perfect choice for embossing, yielding spectacular results. Bright White has a brightness level of 96 for the formal look of a starched white shirt, and the lively ivory has a softer, warmer, more natural appeal. And, HOWARD Linen is manufactured acid free with archival properties for longer life. When you're looking for a little added flair, try HOWARD Linen?it's patterned for success.