Epson Asks, "Would You Rather....Do Something Creative or Wash the Dishes?"

HGTV home style expert Emily Henderson livens up a party with Conversation Coasters made with the Epson LabelWorks Iron-on Kit and a creative spin on the "Would You Rather" game

Jul 18, 2013, 03:01 ET from Epson

LONG BEACH, Calif., July 18, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- A fast and easy craft project can help break the ice for those awkward work parties or family gatherings. HGTV home style expert and prop stylist, Emily Henderson used the Epson® LabelWorks™ Iron-on Kit to develop a fun and creative new game – Conversation Coasters. With an Epson label printer and iron-on cartridge, left over fabric, scissors, iron, and an innovative twist on the "Would You Rather" game, these crafty coasters will entertain guests, while offering an amusing way to learn more about each other.


"Emily Henderson's fun style and creativity drove this new project for anyone that wants an imaginative way to add a personal touch to a gathering," said Kristi Lanzit, product manager, Epson America, Inc. "Emily's creative spirit and design expertise, paired with the LabelWorks Iron-On Kit, gives you a fast and easy way to personalize a game to liven up dinner parties, awkward work parties, and family gatherings. The fun possibilities are endless."

Epson invites DIYers and design enthusiasts to watch Emily's latest video "How To Make Clever Conversation Coasters," and share what transforming craft ideas you would do with the Epson LabelWorks. What "Would You Rather" questions would you ask? Visit Emily's and Epson's social media networks to share your inventive ideas.

More about Epson LabelWorks Iron-On Kit

The Epson LabelWorks Iron-On Kit features the portable LabelWorks LW-300 label printer and two iron-on tape cartridges – all in a convenient carrying case. The machine-washable iron-on labels can quickly be applied to almost any fabric. Additionally, the versatile LabelWorks LW-300 is compatible with various tapes in traditional colors, as well as specialty colors and textures such as fluorescent, pearlized, plaid, glow-in-the-dark, and iron-on. It also offers a variety of fonts, styles, symbols, and frames, taking creative labeling and projects to a new level.

For more information about Epson's LabelWorks printers, visit For videos demonstrating various LabelWorks applications, including the use of iron-on labels, visit Epson's YouTube channel.

About Emily Henderson

Growing up on the motto, "Why buy when you can make," Emily Henderson honed her skills on creating one-of-a-kind arts and crafts projects. From thrifting and reinventing old furniture into unique pieces, to prop styling with some the best interior/still life and food photographers in the world for the best shelter magazines, catalogs, and advertisements, Emily knew she was born to style.

After winning season five of HGTV's "Design Star," Emily was later made host of her own show, "Secrets From a Stylist." She also currently runs a design firm in Los Angeles and a globally-known style blog for design enthusiasts. Additionally, she is a contributing editor for Huffington Post and Buzzfeed.

To learn more about this home style expert, please visit: You may also connect with Emily on Facebook (, Twitter (, YouTube (, and Pinterest (

About Epson

Epson is a global innovation leader whose product lineup ranges from inkjet printers and printing systems, 3LCD projectors and industrial robots to sensors and other microdevices. Dedicated to exceeding the vision of its customers worldwide, Epson delivers customer value based on compact, energy-saving, and high-precision technologies in markets spanning enterprise and the home to commerce and industry.

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