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Meet the Giftees Judges: Dawn Sandomeno & Elizabeth Mascali

August 29, 2012    |    By
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Meet the Giftees Judges: Dawn Sandomeno & Elizabeth Mascali

  Name: Dawn Sandomeno and Elizabeth Mascali Title: Co-founders and Owners Brand/Blog: Party Bluprints Inc. Bio: Dawn Sandomeno and Elizabeth Mascali, co-founders and owners of Party Bluprints Inc. and The Party Bluprints Blog, are lifestyle and entertaining experts and the authors of Plan to Party. Dawn and Elizabeth, have been featured on NBC TODAY... Read more »


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Meet the Giftees Judges: Jill Smokler

August 28, 2012    |    By
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Meet the Giftees Judges: Jill Smokler

Name: Jill Smokler Title: Author of Scary Mommy the book and Scarymommy.com Bio:  Jill Smokler blogs about motherhood – the good, the bad and the scary – at scarymommy.com. Her take on motherhood has appeared on The Today Show, CNN, Good Morning America, Huffington Post and a vast array of waiting room type magazines.... Read more »


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Pin to Win!

August 27, 2012    |    By
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Pin to Win!

  This is your last week to win your favorite summer party supplies! Don’t forget to pin your favorite Summer Party gear from Gifts.com for a chance to win it. Our “Summer Party” Pin Off is in its last week. We’re giving away a prize every week, worth up to $100, through Labor Day!... Read more »


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NYIGF Inside Scoop: French Bull Lazy Susan

August 24, 2012    |    By
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NYIGF Inside Scoop: French Bull Lazy Susan

We’re posting about the most unique, exciting and sure-to-be-popular gift ideas that we’re seeing while walking the New York International Gift Fair. It is one of the biggest events of its kind in the world and it’s right here in our own back yard. It’s also only open to media and buyers so read-on... Read more »


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Meet the Giftees Judges: Amity Hook-Sopko

August 24, 2012    |    By
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Meet the Giftees Judges: Amity Hook-Sopko

  Name: Amity Hook-Sopko Title: Editor of Green Gifts Guide Brand/Blog: Green Gifts Guide Bio: At Green Gifts Guide, Amity Hook-Sopko offers fresh, eco-friendly advice on gift giving and celebrations. Featured by The Nature Conservancy as a top resource on green gift giving and voted among the Top 25 Eco-friendly blogs, Amity shares ethical... Read more »


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Magnificent Baby New Product Preview

August 22, 2012    |    By
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Magnificent Baby New Product Preview

I had the pleasure of visiting the Magnificent Baby headquarters here in New York to celebrate their latest collaboration with A-List Mom founder Elina Furman Landauer. The designs are inspired by Morocco, but with a sweet baby twist. Little elephants and light pink and blue patterns cover these super soft and adorable baby clothes.... Read more »


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Announcing the Kick Off of the 2nd Annual Giftee Awards!

August 21, 2012    |    By
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Announcing the Kick Off of the 2nd Annual Giftee Awards!

I am thrilled to announce that the 2012 Giftees are up and running for the 2nd year in a row! Now, we need your help in finding the 10 best gifts of 2012. To make things even more exciting, we’re giving away a $1000 holiday shopping spree and other great prizes too!  All you... Read more »


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Where To Find The Most Gifts Under One Roof?

August 17, 2012    |    By
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Where To Find The Most Gifts Under One Roof?

The NYIGF also known as The New York International Gift Fair kicks off on August 18th through the 22nd and we at Gifts.com could not be more excited! This is one of the biggest gift specific events in the world and it’s right here in our own back yard. “Drawing 35,000 attendees from all... Read more »


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Pin to Win!

August 8, 2012    |    By
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Pin to Win!

One month left of summer prizes! Don’t forget to pin your favorite Summer Party gear from Gifts.com for a chance to win it. Our “Summer Party” Pin Off has a few weeks to go. We’re giving away a prize every week, worth up to $100, through Labor Day! We love summer barbeques, pool parties,... Read more »


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Most Gifted Wrapper Contest Kicks-Off!

August 6, 2012    |    By
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Most Gifted Wrapper Contest Kicks-Off!

We at Gifts.com spend every day searching for the greatest gifts. But, we can’t forget about the icing on the cake, the cherry on top, the…wrapping! Every year, our friends at Scotch Tape host the Most Gifted Wrapper Contest that searches for and honors the best gift wrappers around. If you or someone you... Read more »


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Kathryn D.W.
Kathryn Drury Wagner is the senior manager of content at Gifts.com. She was formerly the executive editor at Honolulu Magazine, and is the author of The Ultimate Guide to Shopping on Oahu. Her career has included staff positions at Country Living Gardener and Power & Motoryacht. Her latest book is "Hawaii's Strangest, Ickiest, Wildest Book Ever!"

Gwen P.
Gwen is the Editorial Curator at Gifts.com. In addition to writing blogs, she creates gift guides, curates the site, and produces content for our social media channels. As a freelance writer, she created blogs on fashion, art, travel, health and lifestyle. A talented jewelry designer, she's also a yogi and a hospital volunteer with her therapy dog, Lilo, a Pomeranian.