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New POP Novelty Products Introduced
Wide Variety of Items Ready to Fill Your Shelves in Time for the Holiday Rush

Speaking of other items that are used everyday, Cottage Mills ( offers its PixPen, the pen that’s a picture frame. The ball point pen utilizes black acid-free ink, and can hold a small photo inside.

Scrapbook Adhesives by 3L ( has created a Christmas themed package of E-Z Runner adhesives for the scrapbooker and card maker. This trio of red and green colored dispensers makes a great stocking stuffer.

For those looking to purchase a scrapbook or digital album as a gift, there are a number of new, packaged kits that provide everything one needs, including paper, cover, and software. Lineco ( offers the d:book All-in-One Digital Album Kit and All-in-One Digital Scrapbook Album Kit. Each kit offers computer templates, guidelines and printing instructions, pages, and covers to create a postbound album.

Lasting Impressions for Paper ( offers MemoryMixer software, which lets consumers combine digital photos, digital video, journaling, and audio to create a scrapbook that can be shared in digital format, or by printing out the pages. The company also offers a Lite version which comes with fewer QuickMixes, digital backgrounds, and embellishments; but additional content can be purchased, allowing users to eventually upgrade to the full version at their own pace.