Accordion-Fold Panels & Pages

Accordion-Fold Defined

Accordion-Fold Defined
  • An accordion-fold brochure is constructed by folding an 8.5” x 14”, 11” x 17” or 11” x 25.5” sheet of paper three times in a zig-zag pattern, creating a piece that expands like an accordion.
  • The accordion-fold brochure is popular for the flexibility of its format.

Accordion-Fold Panels & Pages

Accordion-Fold Panels & Pages
  • Panels are two-sided sections of the final printed brochure, and an accordion-fold brochure has four panels.
  • A page is one side of a brochure panel, and an accordion-fold brochure has eight pages.
  • For accordion-fold brochures, the sheet is folded in a zig-zag pattern three times, creating a compact piece where each page flows into the next, or can open to present a large image across pages.