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Best. Stocking Stuffers. Ever.

Keep the fun in FUNctional with useful and exciting stocking stuffers this year!

Holiday stockings are the perfect opportunity to give your friends gifts they’ll love—and use! At Zebra Pen, we know how difficult it can be to come up with ideas for all your friends and family members, so we compiled some Zebra products and other fun, practical gift ideas to give your loved ones this holiday season!

Writing utensils are always a sensible gift for all ages. Whether you’re looking for colored pencils for a child, a fun pen for a teen, or something stylish for a hardworking parent or coworker, Zebra Pen has some items that your loved ones would be excited to use and find in their stockings.

Sarasa Grand

The Sarasa Grand Retractable Gel pen is just as stylish as it is sophisticated! With its rapid dry ink technology and three trendy barrel colors to choose from, there will be no smears or smudges when your loved one is writing with style. (Pairs perfectly with a journal or planner!)


Steel

One of our best-selling lines, the Steel Series offers a rugged yet sleek and highly functional writing experience! Great for using in the office or in a college classroom, the Steel Series offers pens, mechanical pencils, and highlighters perfect for stocking stuffing! (The perfect gift for Dad when paired with a pocket planner!)

Zebrites

These double-ended highlighters are perfect for students and adults looking to get organized! Combining a medium plus fine point tip, these highlighters not only highlight, but are perfect for quick notes while reading– with no bleed through! Choose from five vibrant colors and give the gift of organization this holiday! (Pair with a good paperback book for Mom’s stocking!)

Zensations Colored Pencils

For those who like to get creative, Zensations Mechanical Colored Pencils are a fun and useful stocking stuffer! Perfect for any age, these colored pencils are easy to hold and come in 24 smooth, rich, vibrant colors that blend easily for shading, coloring, or sketching. (Perfect when paired with a coloring book or sketch book!) These pencils are also refillable!

Here are some more FUNctional stocking stuffers for this holiday season.

Children

Fun Socks

Stickers

Coloring Books

Sidewalk Chalk

Slippers

Teens

Flash Drive

Headphones

Socks

Chapstick

Journal/Planner

Mom

Adult Coloring Book

Framed Family Photo

Nail Polish

Cookie Cutters

Paperback Book

Dad

Cologne

Money Clip

Coffee Gift Card

Gum or Mints

Pocket Planner

There are an unlimited amount of fun, useful gifts to put in holiday stockings this year. When you give the gift of Zebra, you give the gift of enlightened writing.

Cards for Kids

Making Holiday Cards with Kids

With the holiday season upon us once again, now is the perfect time to snuggle up inside and get to crafting! Holiday cards are essential for all your loved ones. There is almost no better way to express gratitude and season’s greetings to another person than with a handmade card with your kids. Zebra Pen has made the job of crafting a heartwarming card beyond easy with their colorful products like Sarasa Gel Pens , Sarasa Fineliner Pens , Cadoozles Starters  or the Super Marble Gel Pens.

Use this instructional video as a source of inspiration or follow along to create your own cards with you kids!

Reindeer Greeting Card

• Cut three ovals from tan felt
• Glue felt ovals to card surface
• Use brown Cadoozle Colored Pencil to make antlers
• Adhere purchased eyes to top part of felt ovals
• Glue buttons as nose for reindeer
• Write seasonal message on bottom with Cadoozles Colored Pencils

 


 


Metallic Joy Card

• Start with dark colored paper (this helps the Super Marble Gel pen show metallic colors)
• Find space toward left or right side of paper to start silhouette
• Trace snowflake with Super Marble Gel pens (or any seasonal image) onto paper
• Make small pattern like lines or shapes inside the silhouette
• Start from center and work toward outside edge (like in snowflake example)
• Draw or glue custom holiday phrase on side of page opposite your drawing

 


 


Christmas Carol Card

• Draw music bars on page with black SARASA Gel pen
• Glue buttons for the words with spaces between each
• Glue green and red colored buttons as notes
• Add note bars as in video example (Use black or colored SARASA Gel pens)
• Under each button along bottom with SARASA black pen: “We wish you a Mer-ry Christ-mas”

 


 


Ornament Greetings Card

• Draw circles or shapes on page with SARASA Fineline markers
• Color-in with designs and holiday patterns with Cadoozles colored pencils and SARASA Fineline markers
• Glue one ornament with a button (optional)
• Draw lines from ornament towards top of page with Black SARASA Fineliner marker
• Add small loops at top of ornament with two loops to look like the string is tied
• Write seasonal message on bottom with Cadoozles Colored Pencils