paper suggestions, anyone?

I’m looking for suggestions on papers for Christmas cards. I’d like something that will take an impression really nicely and that scores/folds cleanly as well. Something relatively cost effective would be icing on the cake, but I’d rather spend more for a good product and be happy in the end.
I’ve used mainly Crane’s Lettra for everything up to this point, though I am just about to start a job on some very nice speckled French paper (the client wanted “fiber-y” paper). Lettra’s great, but it doesn’t fold nicely and it’s a slighty thicker than I’d like for greeting cards.
Any help would be greatly appreciated!

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Neenah’s Environment has some beautiful recycled papers that might work for you. Some of them even use alternative fibers (like bamboo) and are anywhere from 50% to 100% recycled from post consumer fibers. Which is much better than just looking “fibery”!

Just make sure the paper that you choose isn’t too delicate. I like to go through twin rocker. They have great handmade paper that looks great.

Hope this helps!