Speaking of other items that are used everyday, Cottage Mills (www.cottagemills.com) 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 (www.scrapbook-adhesives.com) 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 (www.lineco.com) 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 (www.memorymixer.com) 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.