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Feeling Crafty

March 7, 2011    |    By
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Feeling Crafty

Not all of us were born with the ability to decoupage, quilt, dip-dye or any of the other worldly skills of the Martha Stewart’s of the world. But that doesn’t mean we don’t have fun trying. March is National Craft Month, and while crafting can be enjoyed year-round, now’s a good time to finally... Read more »


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Gifting News from Around the Web

March 4, 2011    |    By
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Gifting News from Around the Web

With every week, brings a whole new weekend to look forward to! Before you close up shop, don’t forget today is employee appreciation day. So if you’re a boss, maybe some drinks for your coworkers are in order (wink wink). As always, we’ve have some link love to share with our fellow giftrap readers.... Read more »


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Trend Alert: Rose Gold

March 4, 2011    |    By
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Trend Alert: Rose Gold

Rose gold or “pink gold” as it’s sometimes called,  is one of the biggest trends for spring. With its vintage look and distinct color, it stands apart from the sea of gold and silver jewelry on the market. What gives it, its pinkish hue is actually copper mixed in with the gold. Since gold... Read more »


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Ask A Guru: Wedding Gift Dilemma

March 2, 2011    |    By
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Ask A Guru: Wedding Gift Dilemma

As Gift Gurus, it’s our job to be able to solve all gifting dilemma’s big and small. We’re constantly fielding questions from friends, family and coworkers on how to track down the perfect gift. So we figure, why not share our expertise with all of you! If you’ve got a gift question, we’ve got... Read more »


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Gifting News from Around the Web

February 25, 2011    |    By
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Looks like we got a head start on those April showers. It’s been another long, busy week, but this weekend is chocked full of fun stuff to look forward to. We’ve got our Oscar bets placed, and a lot of fashion week coverage to drool over. With St. Patty’s Day and Mardi Gras right... Read more »


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Bundle Up Your Babe

February 25, 2011    |    By
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Bundle Up Your Babe

Like a house guest that never leaves, this winter has officially outstayed its welcome! While we layer-up to face the elements, I can only image the effect this blustery weather has on little ones who are riding around outside in strollers and carriers. Lucky for them, there’s a complete line of cold-busting gear from... Read more »


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The Guru’s Take On Toy Fair

February 18, 2011    |    By
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It’s that time of year again, Toy Fair Time! With over 100,000 new products to sort through, the Guru’s certainly had their work cut out for them. We saw a lot of cool stuff we’re excited about for 2011, and of course we’ll be sharing all the must-have items and reviews in the next... Read more »


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Gifting News from Around the Web

February 11, 2011    |    By
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Gifting News from Around the Web

With the weekend finally upon us, who will you be celebrating Valentine’s Day with: Boyfriend, Wife, BFF? Whatever the case, there’s never been a better occasion to break out the wine and chocolate. This weekend is gonna be a busy one, with the guru’s getting a sneak peak at the largest Toy Fair in... Read more »


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V-Day Gifts by Relationship Stage

February 11, 2011    |    By
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V-Day Gifts by Relationship Stage

Valentine’s Day is one of the trickiest holidays to shop for.  Any type of gift you get is going to send some kind of message, and is symbolic of what type of relationship you have. No pressure or anything right?! But what people forget is, this holiday isn’t supposed to be serious. You don’t... Read more »


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Fall in Love with Film: Our Favorite Romantic Movies

February 9, 2011    |    By
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Fall in Love with Film: Our Favorite Romantic Movies

What better way to celebrate Valentine’s Day this year then watching a new or favorite romantic film? Whether you’re with a date, a spouse or even just good friends, no one can resist the charm of a good romance, even you guys! These types of movies easily get clumped together in the “chick-flick” genre,... 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.