(Budget-Wise) Gift Ideas for Mother’s Day
May 11, 2014
“A recent Epson survey revealed that the majority of women identify with Superwomen as an alter ego. Mother’s Day is just around the corner and it’s time to think about gifts that Supermom will love!
From mobile printing to preserving family memories, Epson has some funky yet functional gifts that are sure to be a hit.
LabelWorks LW-400 Label Printer
For the mom with flare who dreams of order
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The LW-400 will help mom create inspiring personalized projects or help her organize a cluttered craft station. With more than 40 kinds of tapes available, moms can create labels that are glow-in-the-dark, iron-on material, metallic and even cable adhesive. She can make personalized labels by choosing from a variety of fonts, sizes and framing options. In addition, iron-on labels can quickly be applied to almost any fabric, giving crafty moms a simple way to label clothing, felt scrapbook pages and more. Whether labeling kids lunchboxes, pantry spices or a storage closet, moms are sure to appreciate a gift that puts a little calm in a crazy busy world.
Epson Expression Premium XP-810 Small-in-One Printer
For the supermom
Whether your mom is a busy career woman, a creative crafter or a stellar scrapbooker, the Expression Premium XP-810 has her covered. This ultra slim, space saving all-in-one printer boasts 2-sided printing and a 30-page Auto Document Feeder for auto 2-sided copying, faxing and scanning. The intuitive 3.5-inch touch screen with gesture navigation gives mom all the tools she needs at the touch of her fingertips. With convenient wireless and Ethernet networking, the entire family can print, scan, and access memory card slots from any room in the house. Mom can even print directly from her iPad®, iPhone, tablet or smartphone with Epson Connect and get crafty with Creative Print. The dedicated photo tray, specialty paper support and CD/DVD printing means mom can tackle any project for work or play.
Epson Perfection V550 Photo Colour Scanner
For the family historian
Every mom has memories hidden away in shoeboxes full of photos and slides. With the Epson Perfection V550 scanner, mom can effortlessly bring those memories back to life. Digital ICE Technology can remove imperfections like dust and scratches from damaged film. Every detail will be captured with Epson Matrix CCD technology and 6400dpi resolution. The Easy Photo Fix® software is handy to restore old faded photos, slides and negatives to their original brilliance and colour. The V550 also scans a wide range of media including standard photos, newspapers and A2-sized posters to filmstrips, mounted slides and medium format film. Mom can easily scan and upload photos directly to Facebook, Picasa and other photo-sharing web sites or to a cloud storage site. Whether mom chooses to digitize receipts or the kids’ soccer team photos, with the V550 exclusive ReadyScan® Technology she will be off to the races in no time.“