Scottsdale, AZ (Vocus) June 18, 2010
Xyron Inc, is pleased to announce Creatopia, an all-in-one crafting tool, was awarded a 100% approval by the Product Test Members of Today’s Creative Home Arts Club. Creatopia is now among the rest of Xyron’s Member Approved Product line.
Creatopia by Xyron is the only tool that allows users to cut, emboss, die press, laminate and apply adhesive with one machine. Since its launch Creatopia owners have expanded their creativity with its suite of accessories ideas go straight from mind to project.
Xyron Creatopia has modular components allowing this tool to expand beyond Xyron’s core line adhesive machines by add the ability to tack fabric, emboss paper and cardstock and manual cut in one machine. Users can emboss paper and card stock up to 12 inches wide, as well as emboss 3 inch borders. Creatopia can cut strips of paper and other thin material, as well as finish edges using a variety of interchangeable blade cartridges, and a 6.5 inch wide universal die press for use with the industry’s leading brands of dies. Creatopia also allows those who work with fabric the ability to tack fabrics in place without pinning.
Creatopia components include:
Creatopia can apply Permanent and Repositionable adhesives on items up to 12’ inches wide by 40 feet long and up to ½ inch thick. Xyron’s new Fabric Adhesive is available exclusively for Creatopia. Fabric Adhesive is repositionable on textile to textile surfaces ideal to hold appliqués and batting/backing in place instead of pinning; it is washable and does not gum up the needle. A Two-Sided Laminate is also available to protect documents, photos and other thin materials without heat or energy.
The industry’s first 12 inch wide embossing rollers. Creatopia Patternz will apply a uniform pattern into paper and thin materials up to 12 inches wide with an unlimited length. There are also 3 inch wide border patterns to emboss only the edge or strip of thin materials.
Creatopia Cutz has interchangeable blade cartridges with a variety of styles including: straight, perforated, scoring, pinking, scalloped, deckle and postage stamp. These blades can be placed anywhere along the 12 inch cutting surface to cut rectangles, squares and strips from paper up to 12 inches wide with an unlimited length. Up to 6 blades can be used at one time to increase the user’s productivity.
Creatopia’s 6.5 inch wide universal die press will allow users to cut and emboss using dies and embossing folders from Cuttlebug, CuttleKids, Quickutz, Sizzix, Ellison, AccuCut, Spellbinders, BossKut and Fiskars.
Learn More About Creatopia
For additional information on Xyron Creatopia, visit http://www.xyron.com/creatopia.
Xyron and Creatopia are registered trademarks of Xyron, Inc. Xyron is a subsidiary of Esselte.
Founded in 1996 in Scottsdale, Arizona, Xyron is a world-class provider of transformation tools for both creative home users and creative professionals.
For the creative home user, Xyron develops products in the craft, hobby and stationery departments of specialty and mass retailers worldwide. These products include award-winning adhesive tools, all-inclusive scrapbooking collections, unique handheld dispensers, and patented cold-lamination products that require no heat, batteries or electricity.
The Esselte Group is one of the world’s premier manufacturers of organizational solutions. Esselte is a $1 billion office products company with subsidiaries in 31 countries and distribution in more than 120 countries. The company’s products are sold in Europe primarily under the Esselte® , Leitz®, and Rapid® brands and in North America primarily under the Pendaflex®, Oxford®, Xyron®, Rapid® and Ampad® brands.
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