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25+ Best Free Microsoft Word Border Template Designs to Download 2022

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Trying to create any type of professional Microsoft Word document can be quite difficult. Trendy, bordered document designs are a great way to grab your audience's attention. 

With high quality Microsoft Word border templates designs you can be sure that you're putting your best foot forward. You'll deliver a document that'll impress.

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Resume Letter Word Office is a premium Microsoft Word template that features a professional design.

Professionally crafted designs ensure that you're displaying your information without any overcrowding in your design. They allow the reader to focus on the most important part of your document, the actual content. 

To create a document with attractive, stylish borders start with a Word document that already has a professionally-designed border. Adapt the document for your own project.

Check out all the top-selling Word border templates available on Envato Elements. We've also got the best Microsoft Word border templates on GraphicRiver. 

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Explore the thousands of the best-selling Microsoft Word border templates on Envato Elements. For one low monthly fee, download as many Microsoft Word templates with borders for your projects as you'd like. You can also download all the other resources available on Envato Elements for your various projects such as:

  • web themes
  • photos
  • presentation templates
  • and more 

All Elements Word border templates available come ready to use. They feature modern designs and are fully customizable to help you make the best possible document. 

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Envato Elements has some of the best-selling Microsoft Word templates available on the web.

To give you a better idea of what are some of the best Word border templates that you can use for your upcoming document, let's have a look at the top five templates available on Envato Elements & GraphicRiver.

Top 5 Word Border Templates on Envato Elements & GraphicRiver (For 2022)

Looking for the best premium Word border templates available? Let's now go over the top templates that'll give you a head start when creating your Microsoft document:

1. Resume Word - Abstract Word Border Template

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Resume Word is a stylish and trendy template that's got abstract colored shapes on its borders. This Word document border template is versatile. Use it as a resume or adapt it for your own project.

Here are a few notable features for this template:

  • A4 format paper size
  • CV/resume, cover letter, portfolio included
  • Adobe Illustrator, Photoshop and Word (docx) file
  • print ready : CMYK, 300 dpi

2. Resume Word - Colored Border

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The brightly colored top border on this stunning looking CV Resume is sure to impress your potential employers or anyone you choose to send this document to. Expect a modern design that gives you flexibility. The template can easily be customized to your liking and includes all necessary files for quick and easy creation process. 

The main features for this template include:

  • A4 & US letter size
  • free fonts used
  • print ready
  • well organized files 

3. Letterhead Word Template

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This simple yet sophisticated resume template has blue waves on the top right and bottom left corner borders of the design. Icons and free fonts are used in the template. The border design gives you a more visually appealing design while still looking professional and not too crowded.

Here are a few notable features for this Word border template: 

  • four color options
  • A4 international paper size
  • CMYK @300 DPI 

4. Proposal Word

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This Microsoft Word border template comes with sixteen total pages. It features a minimal border design on the front and back cover. The design has a modern touch with an orange color scheme. Rest assured that this template will deliver a stand out design. 

Here's what you can expect from this Word border template:

  • A4 Paper Size with standard bleeds
  • 16 unique pages
  • Print ready, CMYK, 300 DPI
  • Professional and clean structured files
  • auto page numbering 

5. Word Resume - Dark Border

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This is an elegant looking Word border template with a very formal look. Expect to find a dark top border on all pages. The fonts and color scheme used will give you the confidence to turn in your resume to your potential employer. 

Here are the features for this Word border template:

  • four pages resume template 
  • cover letter template
  • Microsoft Word, Mac Pages, Photoshop, and Illustrator files
  • A4 international paper size

On a budget, but still need to create a great looking document? We'll now go over 25 of the top free border templates for Word. 

25 Top Free Microsoft Word Border Template Designs to Download 2022

Before looking for free Word border templates on the web, check Envato's free offerings first. Try out various premium template files (not always Word templates) at no cost to you.

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Now that we've gone over the best-selling premium Word border templates, let's have a look at some free options that you can start out with for your next project.

1. Business Letterhead With Blue Waves

This free border templates for Word is a business letterhead with blue waves on the top and bottom borders. Included are spaces for your address and contact information as well as your company name. 

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2. Sale Brochure

Sale Brochure has red and yellow borders on the sides of the document and have a structure that works for a sales pitch. The Word border templates free download includes an introduction of the company, a page for the product they're selling, and details where customers can find the products. 

3. Business Letterhead With Globe

The Business Letterhead with Globe free border templates for Word has a left and top border with a blue green gradient. The top left corner features a globe icon, which signifies that the document is business related. 

4. BBQ Party Brochure

The top and bottom of the BBQ Party Brochure have colored borders that allow you to add your parties information in. The brochure gives you room to add up to three different images.

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5. Sophisticated Green Letterhead

This free border template for Word has a multi-colored border that's green and yellow. Use the letterhead for a whole range of documents and not just as a letterhead. 

6. Project Status Report 

Included in this project status report are two tables, one for planned milestones and the other for a list of the accomplishments for the week. 

7. Business Letterhead With Brown Background

This simple border design templates for Word has a brown header where you can input your company's name and your contact details. This can also be used as a resume cover letter. 

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8. Executive Summary

This free border templates for Word has two pages: a cover page and an introductory page. The cover page has a blue top and bottom border. Use this for all types of business documents. 

9. Doctor Business Letterhead

The Doctor Business Letterhead Word border templates free download has a brown color scheme with a dark brown border and a light brown body. The top left corner features a medical symbol. 

10. Letter of Engagement #11

The top border of this free border template for Word allows you to add your company name and logo as well as any other icon on the left hand corner. This engagement letter can be modified to make a contract as well. 

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11. Hexagonal Business Letterhead

Three hexagons are present on the top and the left of this Word border templates free download. The template has a blue color scheme and also features faded hexagon shapes on the body of the document. 

12. Recipe Card

There are four different recipe card template sizes in this free download. The border is green and features cooking icons. Expect to find a cooking graphic on the body of the recipe as well. 

13. Legal Business Letterhead

The Legal Business Letterhead free border templates for Word has a thick red border on the left side of the document with a legal symbol. There's room for a full page of text in the body. 

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14. Business Cards

There are eight different business card templates in this free border templates for Word bundle. Each of them have a different colored and style border. The business cards can be used for all types of industries. 

15. Blue Wave Letterhead

Blue Wave Letterhead has light blue waves that cover most of the document. This is a multipurpose template that can be used for resumes, letterheads, and many other types of documents. 

16. CV Outline Format

This free CV outline features a blue border. This is a standard CV outline that can be used for any type of job you're applying for. 

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17. Gift Certificate

There are four different gift certificate templates included in this free download all with different colored borders. A couple of the gift certificates have gift graphics. 

18. CV Table Format

This is another CV template that's got blue borders. This is identical to the outline version, except that the document is structured using tables, with headings on the left.

19. Employee of the Month Certificate

This Word border templates free download has a multicolored border. Use the certificate for any other type of certificate and not just for employee of the month. 

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20. Office Menu Template

If you need to create a menu, this Office template has the basic elements. The template is colorful, contains food graphics, and has enough space for you add a full menu. 

21. Sales Meeting Agenda

There's room for at least five different sections on this free Word template. The document is encased in three thin colored borders.  

22. Formal Meeting Agenda

The Formal Meeting Agenda template has three sections. The top section has a spot for the meeting and date. The second section contains the activity description and the time. Finally, the third section allows you to add in any extra information about the meeting. 

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23. Special Gift Coupon

This is another free border templates for Word that that contains twenty one different templates. Most of the coupons are Christmas and holiday coupons with various designs. Many also contain Christmas graphics.

24. Creative Resume 

This is a resume template that can be used for creative professions. This is a straight forward resume template with a blue and cream color scheme. 

25. Stylish CV Template

Last up on our list is a modern CV template. It contains all the standard CV sections such as expertise, about me, work experience, and education. The template size is 27KB.

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Let's now have a look at some tips on how you can make the best possible border designs in your Word Documents. 

5 Quick Tips to Make Great Border Designs in Word for 2022

Not that you've got your premium Microsoft Word border template ready to edit, let's go over the top five design tips to help you create the most professional looking bordered Microsoft Word document:

1. Include a Simple Border

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This premium template features a top border that gives the design an elegant look.

2. Change Color Schemes

While the premium templates will come with a default color scheme, this color scheme may not be the best fit for the document that you're working on. Changing the color scheme of your Word document is quite easy. 

3. Use Clean and Modern-looking Fonts

Fonts are incredibly important part of your document. They're what gives your document that professional look. Sans Serif type fonts work well for documents, especially resumes and business documents. They not only look professional, but they're very easy to read. 

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This premium resume template use San Serif fonts for a professional look.

4. Add Tables

Tables are a great way to show data or keep a set of information organized. While some templates may come with tables ready for you to fill out some won't. To learn how to add and customize a table for your particular document, check out the article below:

5. Include Icons

Icons are a great way to add interest to any document. Depending on the type of document that you're working on, more icons may be acceptable in your design. The icons used don't have to be flashy or take up a large part of your document to be effective. A few well-placed icons can give your project that professional polish. 

Icons are used on this premium resume template to add interest to the document.

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Couldn't quite find the Microsoft Word document that'll fit your next project the best? Don't worry, there are plenty of other best-selling premium templates that you can check out on Envato Tuts+. They're sure to supercharge your next project. 

Not sure how to use Microsoft Word to customize your template? In the next section, we'll give you some more resources to help you learn about Word.

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