Z Fold
Half Fold
Half and Letter Fold
This common fold used for mailings and brochures.
The “Z” style offers an advantage for multi-page letters to be collated and hand inserted for mailing.
Half fold brochure is commonly used for 4 page newsletters.
The 11×17 sheet is folded in half, then folded again in the opposite direction into a letter fold for inserting in an envelope.
Gate Fold
Double Parallel Fold
Half and Half Fold
The gate fold is very attractive as the panels that are folded inward create a gate like appearance.
Double parallel is a brochure that is folded in half and then folded in half again.
Half and fold brochure is made by folding a page in half in one direction and then folding the folded page in half again in the opposite dimension.