Free Samples

How to Order a Sample:

By requesting FREE samples and choosing PaperDirect®, you get:

  •  To experience the quality firsthand
  •  Expert service and live chat
  •  100% satisfaction
  •  Largest variety of products
  •  Unbeatable prices


1. Shop for the product(s) you'd like a sample of.
  (Please note: not all products have Free Samples available, see the 'Products Included' section below)

2. Click on the "Order Free Sample" button: 
                          Order FREE Sample Button

3. 1 item will automatically be added to your cart

Order up to 8 different samples.  If you need more, please call 800.272.7377

Products Included:  A sample is a single piece of a paper product that you may request free with no shipping or handling charge to see and feel our quality. Non-paper products such as trophies and wooden frames are not available as samples. Most of our samples are full size, unless you have requested multiple colors of jacket covers or specialty papers. In these cases, we will send either a partial sheet, or one full size jacket cover. 

Some paper products with specialty foil colors and inks may not be available as Free Samples. In these instances, the base product will be shipped. Please call 800.272.7377 as we may be able to accommodate your needs.

No Ground Shipping Cost:  There is no charge for ground shipping in the continental US. You will receive a coupon to be used toward your next order for $30 or more from PaperDirect® placed within 30 days. Free samples ship separately from paid orders and are shipped 1st Class Mail with an average shipping time of 5 business days depending on your location.

Express Delivery Costs: If you would like express delivery of your free samples, such as Next Day Air or 2nd Day Air, there is a charge. Please call 800.272.7377 so we can determine what the cost will be.

Delivery outside of the continental US: There are shipping charges for Guam, Puerto Rico, the US Virgin Islands, all other US territories and APO/FPO addresses outside of the continental US. Additional charges apply for Canada and other international addresses. Please call 800.272.7377 for specific shipping charge information.

For the fastest possible service please call 800.272.7377 for your Free Sample!