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Tron is Back

January 5, 2011    |    By
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Tron is Back

With the release of numerous blockbuster films being released over the holiday season, it’s hard work just to see them all! While a lot of the films are intended for more mature audiences, there’s one film that’s great for kids, teens and parents alike, TRON. This 80′s cult classic is back, with souped-up graphics,... Read more »


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End of Season Sales

December 30, 2010    |    By
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End of Season Sales

The Holidays are all about giving gifts to others, but we Guru’s like to practice self-gifting just as much.  There’s a short window of time between Christmas and New Year’s where almost every store offers massive markdowns and sales to keep the holiday shopping season going. Now’s the time to stock up on Winter... Read more »


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Guest Guru: Recycling Christmas

December 27, 2010    |    By
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Guest Guru: Recycling Christmas

Now that Christmas is over, what do you with the tree and all the other decorations and trimmings from the holidays? Instead of throwing everything away, here’s a complete guide of how to recycle everything from your tree, decorations, and even all those Christmas cards. Have yourself a very Eco-Christmas. Christmas Trees Over 33... Read more »


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Gift Tip of the Day: How to Handle Gifts You Don’t Like

December 26, 2010    |    By
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Gift Tip of the Day: How to Handle Gifts You Don’t Like

It’s a question that comes up every holiday season, what do you say when you receive a gift you don’t like? I’m all for giving a physical gift rather than money or a gift card, it shows that you made an effort to get something you think the recipient might enjoy. Unfortunately, you have... Read more »


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Happy Holidays and Happy New Year

December 25, 2010    |    By
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Happy Holidays and Happy New Year

Thanks for helping us make 2010 a great year. Happy Holidays from the Guru’s and we’ll see you in 2011! Read more »


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See Our Weirdest Gifts on Good Day New York

December 22, 2010    |    By
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What do you get the person who has everything? It’s a question we often get asked, and ask ourselves. Well this season, try gifting a little more “out of the box” with one of our favorite weird gifts. Wanna see some of the oddest things that have come across our desks? Check out this... Read more »


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Last Minute Shopping Guide

December 22, 2010    |    By
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Last Minute Shopping Guide

Here to share her spot-on guide to Last Minute shopping is our newest member of the Gifts Team, Marcia Ryan. She’s searched high and low for every possible gifting solution come Christmas crunch time. From sales, shipping and even mobile apps, she’s got you covered this holiday season. Shipping Although ‘Free-shipping Day’ passed on... Read more »


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A Homemade Christmas

December 21, 2010    |    By
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A Homemade Christmas

For late shoppers like myself, the days leading up to Christmas can feel like a race to the finish line. There’s plenty of last-minute shopping to be done, and nail biting trips to the post office, you begin to lose sight of what this season is all about. So if you’re feeling stumped or... Read more »


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Gifting News from Around the Web

December 17, 2010    |    By
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Gifting News from Around the Web

The Christmas Crunch is on. Right about now we’re scrambling to finish up all of our last minute shopping and even doing a little DIY baking for some edible presents. Check out the latest fun links that have been making their way around the office. Free customized Twitter Wrapping Paper Wrap up your holiday... Read more »


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G is for Gift

December 16, 2010    |    By
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G is for Gift

Custom Gifts always lend themselves a personal touch, but now that it’s holiday shopping crunch time, there’s not always enough time to get things personalized. The solution? Initial themed gifts. We’ve rounded up some of our favorite gifts, many of which allow you to choose the letter of the recipients name without an extra... 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.