Sri Aurobindo Handmade Paper

Established 1959, Pondicherry, India

Manufacturer and Exporter of Fine Cotton Paper & Handcrafted Stationery

Ivory, Imperial Plus, 250 gsm

Deckle Edge Paper

  • Made by hand from 100% cotton
  • Naturally acid-free
  • Free shipping on orders over $90

Beautiful handmade cotton rag 250 gsm imperial plus paper in our Ivory shade with a natural deckle edge, suitable for artwork, traditional printmaking, book binding, and watercolour. With natural, delicate, and feathery deckle edges, each of these sheets is made by hand using age-old techniques from 100% cotton, making for soft, strong, and luxe paper.

These pieces are internally sized with acid-free sizing, without the use of animal gelatins, and finished on a cold press.

Available in packs of 1, 3, 5, 10, 25, and 50 sheets, as well as custom pack sizes.

Technical Details

Material Made by hand from 100% cotton
100% tree-free
Acidity Naturally acid-free and lignin-free
Colour Ivory
Grade Approx. 250 gsm
Due to the handmade nature of our paper, the actual grade will vary within a range of 250 gsm to 280 gsm. Please read our FAQ for further details.
Size Approx. 34.5" x 26.0" – Imperial Plus
Please note that due to the handmade nature of our papermaking sizes are approximate. Please read our FAQ for further details. Read our size guide to see our full range of sizes.
Finish Smooth finish on a cold press, slightly textured with a fine tooth
Pack sizes Available in packs of 1, 3, 5, 10, 25, and 50 sheets, as well as custom pack sizes


Artwork Suitable for artwork
Drawing, sketching, and light paint work
Traditional printmaking Suitable for traditional printmaking
Such as block, lithograph, and screen printing
Book binding Suitable for book binding
Being strong and acid-free, with high permanence
Watercolour Suitable for watercolour
Our internal sizing and finish will accommodate watercolour, however we do not recommend this range for heavy or wet paint work


Raw material sourcing Cotton off-cuts sourced from the textile industry in south India which helps to reduce waste which would otherwise become landfill
Water treatment Post-production water is treated on site and used again in our production line for secondary activities as well as in our gardens

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Shipping Information

The following shipping methods are available to select during checkout. We offer free shipping on all orders over $90.

Courier Transit time Price
International Priority
14 days
Express Worldwide
3 days

For time-sensitive orders please ensure the transit times fit with your timescale.

  •   In stock orders are shipped next working day
  •   Shipping is free on orders over $90
  •   All shipping methods require a signature on delivery.


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