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Why I write about Creative Memories
Every time I write an article about Creative Memories, I get a few comments back along the lines of “The old CM is in the past….it’s history. Let it go and move on! There’s no need to keep digging up … Continue reading
Posted in Industry Info, Scrapbooking Tagged CM Group Holdings, Creative Memories, forever, Our Memories for Life, Youngevity 6 Comments
Holding onto anger is like drinking poison and expecting the other person to die. Some time you will need to release your anger and get on with your life. Joyce [Comment in response to Creative Memories Wins PEN/Faulkner Award for Fiction] … Continue reading
Posted in Industry Info Tagged anger, Creative Memories, hate mail, OMFL, Our Memories for Life, Our Promise, photo-safety, Product testing, truth 6 Comments
Our Memories for Life Album Straps Now Photo Safe
Earlier this year, this blog published test results showing that the strap in Our Memories for Life (OMFL) albums was not photo safe and consequently their “100% photo-safe” claim was not correct. According to OMFL, the straps are now made … Continue reading
Posted in Scrapbooking Tagged block copolymer, Dupont, Hytrel, OMFL, Our Memories for Life, photo-safe, polyester, PVC, thermoplastic elastomer 14 Comments
What is Creative Memories?
Creative Memories has filed for bankruptcy twice and their liquidation sale took place September 23-24. So, what is Creative Memories? There seems to be a lot of confusion on this point. Let’s start with what it is not. Heritage Maker’s … Continue reading
Posted in Industry Info, Scrapbooking Tagged Creative Memories, Flowerdale Group, Heritage Makers, OMFL, Our Memories for Life, Youngevity 8 Comments
Is 100% photo-safe the same as photo-safe?
Because 100% photo-safe and photo-safe are perceived differently, they are not the same. Here’s why. When Our Memories for Life promoted their albums as 100% photo-safe, my immediate response was you have to be kidding. How could they develop a product line … Continue reading
Posted in Scrapbooking Tagged 100%, Creative Memories, Our Memories for Life, photo-safety 3 Comments
Gang Warfare Continues
The battle between the Utah-based OMFL gang and the Minnesota-based Ahni and Zoe has heated up with Ahni and Zoe pulling pages out of OMFL’s scrapbooks. Ahni was reported to have said that it was so easy she couldn’t resist. … Continue reading
Posted in satire, Scrapbooking Tagged Ahni and Zoe, Gang Warfare, kidnapping, OMFL, Our Memories for Life, photo-safety 18 Comments
Our Memories For Life Albums Not Photo-Safe
I had a chance this morning to see the X-ray Fluoresence (XRF) results on Our Memories For Life’s album strap. Anything that contains 36% chlorine is not 100% photo-safe. Sorry, Youngevity.
Posted in Scrapbooking Tagged OMFL, Our Memories for Life, PVC, X-ray fluorescence, XRF, Youngevity 19 Comments
It’s a Blog
It’s a blog not a peer reviewed scientific journal. Yes, that’s right the All About Images Blog is not a scientific journal. Yesterday, I posted an update to my original report on album straps: “June 23, 2014: Youngevity’s Our Memories … Continue reading
Posted in Scrapbooking Tagged blog, Our Memories for Life, PVC, Youngevity 25 Comments
To Jeep or Not to Jeep
HAMLET: To jeep, or not to jeep–that is the question: Whether ’tis nobler in the album to suffer The protrusions of outrageous embellishments Or to take reinforcement tape And by adhering it. To prevent, to end– No more PVC–and by a … Continue reading
Posted in satire, Scrapbooking Tagged Ahni & Zoe, Hamlet, jeeping, Our Memories for Life, reinforced edge, reinforcement tape, William Shakespeare, Youngevity 39 Comments