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    Envelopes are quite useful not just in school but in offices and business establishments as well. There are different sizes of envelopes to suit every kind of need for it. The smaller ones are usually used for courier purposes. In case of big envelope sizes, they are usually required for filing and also in some ways, in sending out important, bulky documents.

    Here is a list of envelope sizes that are often used in business and in correspondence.

    Size Dimensions
    6 1/4 3.5″ x 6″
    6 3/4 3.625″ x 6.5″
    8 5/8 3.625″ x 8.625″
    7 3.75″ x 6.75″
    7 3/4 3.875″ x 7.5″
    9 3.875″ x 8.875″
    9 3/4 4″ x 9″
    10 4.125″ x 9.5″
    DL 4.313″ x 8.625″
    11 4.5″ x 10.375″
    12 4.75″ x 11″
    14 5″ x 11.5″
    16 6″ x 12″

    Here is a list of envelope sizes that are often used in annual reports and brochures. The booklet type has an open side, which makes it easy for the documents to be inserted.

    Size Dimensions
    3 4.75″ x 6.5″
    4 1/2 5.5″ x 7.5″
    5 5.5″ x 8.125″
    6 5.75″ x 8.875″
    6 1/2 6″ x 9″
    6 5/8 6″ x 9.5″
    6 3/4 6.5″ x 9.5″
    7 1/4 7″ x 10″
    7 1/2 7.5″ x 10.5″
    9 8.75″ x 11.5″
    9 1/2 9″ x 12″
    10 9.5″ x 12.625″
    13 10″ x 13″

    Here is a list of envelope sizes that are of the Square type. Due to its nonstandard shape, you usually need to add postage if you are sending mail through these envelopes.

    Size Dimensions
    5 5″ x 5″
    5 1/2 5.5″ x 5.5″
    6 6″ x 6″
    6 1/2 6.5″ x 6.5″
    7 7″ x 7″
    7 1/2 7.5″ x 7.5″
    8 8″ x 8″
    8 1/2 8.5″ x 8.5″
    9 9″ x 9″
    9 1/2 9.5″ x 9.5″
    10 10″ x 10″
    13 1/2 13.5″ x 13.5″

    Here is a list of envelope sizes of the Catalog type. This type is usually used for mailing heavy-weight materials. The catalog type basically constitutes that big envelope sizes.

    Size Dimensions
    1 6″ x 9″
    1 3/4 6.5″ x 9.5″
    3 7″ x 10″
    6 7.5″ x 10.5″
    8 8.25″ x 11.25″
    9 3/4 8.75″ x 11.25″
    10 1/2 9″ x 12″
    12 1/2 9.5″ x 12.5″
    13 1/2 10″ x 13″
    14 1/2 11.5″ x 14.5″
    15 10″ x 15″
    15 1/2 12″ x 15.5″

    There are a variety of envelopes available in stationery stores. You will easily find the type of envelope that you need for your every purpose. There are small envelopes and really big ones, which are useful, especially if you are filing or mailing a large amount of documents at a time.

    When choosing an envelope, it is important that you establish to what kind of purpose you need it for. There are various envelope types. Not on the list above are the baronial envelopes, which are usually used for invitations and enclosing documents regarding formal occasions. Such kind of envelope is usually small and is not always appropriate for desktop printing.

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