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6-guide set of 4,735 solid & process colours


An ideal starter kit for graphic and digital designers, the Essentials bundle combines six of our top-selling guides: Formula Guide Coated & Uncoated, Color Bridge Coated & Uncoated, and CMYK Coated & Uncoated in a convenient carrying case to cover your essential printing needs from spot to process. Enjoy 4,735 unique colours at your fingertips for use in inspiration, marketing materials, digital design and animation and when either spot or process colour comparing and printing are required.

£450.00 (inc. VAT)


  • Six portable, handheld fan decks in a convenient carrying case
  • Printed on the most commonly used paper stock weights (148 gsm for coated and 118 gsm for uncoated)
  • Lighting Indicator pages demonstrate when lighting conditions are suitable for colour evaluation


  • Complete collection of all 1,867 traditional spot colours, 1,845 spot-to-process colours and 2,868 four-colour process colours
  • Each colour displayed with coordinating numbers and ink formulations or values
  • Colours arranged in chromatic format, with index at the back of guide indicating numeric location


  • Use for comparing spot-to-process colour and in digital design, animation and packaging
  • 4,735 total spot and four-colour process colours together for a value price
  • Convenient travel case has room for additional guides