Why is there an extra crease in my sleeves?

Why do my sleeves have a crease in the side panel? What even is a false crease and is it necessary?

If you’ve noticed the ‘false crease’ in your sleeves and are wondering what it’s all about, watch this video. Printed packaging questions answered by our team of trusted experts.

Why is there an extra crease in my sleeves?

The extra crease is something that we call a false crease, essentially what this does is once the sleeve is glued it means it can fold completely flat.

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