top of page

Download E-Swatches Here

Our impressive collection of covering materials are sourced from Europe, UK and USA. Our e-swatches are materials stocked in our Sydney warehouse.

These are great files for you to look over on the screen or share with a client, making projects easier to manage when both you and client know material well.

Buckram

Arbelave Library Buckram is the material of choice for all leading Library Binders who recognise its superiority in terms of colour consistency, quality, stock availability and value for money.

Iris/Savanna

Iris is 100% rayon cloth with a silky gloss and excellent handling properties. An overall book cloth for all sectors requiring a textile feel and brilliant colours. Savanna is also a bookbinding cloth made from 100% rayon with excellent handling abilities.

Chelsea

Chelsea is a white-back book-cloth with traditional textile finish with an option for a black backing on black colour. It is used mainly for stationery applications and trade docket books.

Chromo

Chromo is a  high-tech bookcloth made of first class cotton with a metallic finish.

Record

Record is a lively 100% cotton cloth with a striking linen surface, dirt and moisture  resistant.

Duo

Duo is an  Impressive two coloured covering material. The fantastic interaction of fabric and background colour create a difference of colour intensity.

Chamois

Matt finish of Arbelave Library Buckram.

Natural

Natural cloth in a distinct true to natural look and feel.

Arbetex

Arbetex is a 100% cotton cloth with supple leather emboss.  It is ideal for bookbinding, and popular with box restoration such as gramophones.

Prestige

Suede is a  rayon-flocked composition and  provides a velvety plush feel to covering designs and packaging.

Parigina

Parigina is a Italian faux leather PU with leather grain emboss.

Memory
Vivella

Memory and Vivella are smooth Italian faux leather PU with embedded emboss.

Eclisse

Eclisse is an Italian PU, with a unique deep kayak texture. It sets it apart from the rest of the range.

Ismara

Ismara  is a synthetic coating on FSC paper. It is a popular range with a leather effect and embossing.

Fluctuations

Fluctuations is a synthetic coating on FSC paper with a smooth matt finish.

Plush

Plush is a polyurethane coated latex impregnated strengthened paper with a luxurious soft touch finish.

Rainbow

Rainbow is premium FSC buckram embossed paper. It is a popular covering material for full cover case-made books.

Headbands

Head and Tail bands are a decorative element of premium books.

bottom of page