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It’s Leap Day!

February 29, 2012    |    By +
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It’s Leap Day!

Make today all about you! I have to say, it is slim pickings when it comes to famous people born on Leap Day. The only two I could find that you may have heard of are Dinah Shore (Actress, Singer, Talk Show Host) and Anthony (Tony) Robbins (Motivational Speaker/Infomercial Guru) So, it might be... Read more »


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It’s National Tooth Fairy Day!

February 28, 2012    |    By +
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It’s National Tooth Fairy Day!

  Today is National Tooth Fairy Day! While it’s not a very gift-able occasion, National Tooth Fairy Day does give us a second to pause and think about one or our favorite mythical bearers of gifts! Sure, Santa and the Easter Bunny grab most of the headlines, but as a child, there was definitely... Read more »


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Oscar Night Entertaining

February 24, 2012    |    By +
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Oscar Night Entertaining

Lights! Camera! Action! The 84th Annual Academy Awards Want to host your own Oscars party? We can help. Make the party look effortless and inspired by “Best Picture” nominees: War Horse, Midnight in Paris, The Tree of Life, The Descendants, The Help, The Artist, Moneyball, and Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close. Before serving your... Read more »


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Guest Guru: Laurie Schacht the Toy Insider Mom

February 17, 2012    |    By +
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Guest Guru: Laurie Schacht the Toy Insider Mom

Toy Guru Laurie Schacht gave us her sage prediction about the toys of 2012 from the floor of the Toy Industry Association’s 2012 Toy Fair in New York City! Laurie is co-Publisher of The Toy Insider and CTO (chief toy officer) for The Toy Book and The Licensing Book, as well as the contributing... Read more »


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Toy Fair: Bobble Bots Moshi Monsters!

February 15, 2012    |    By +
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Toy Fair: Bobble Bots Moshi Monsters!

  Toy Fair is the largest international toy and game trade show in the Western Hemisphere. Tens of thousands are on hand to check out over 1,000 exhibitors showcasing and previewing the hottest games, toys and trends for kids (of all ages!). Each year the Gift Gurus walk the over 350,000 square feet of... Read more »


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Toy Fair Favorites: American Girl Crafts

February 14, 2012    |    By +
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Toy Fair Favorites: American Girl Crafts

  Toy Fair is the largest international toy and game trade show in the Western Hemisphere. Tens of thousands are on hand to check out over 1,000 exhibitors showcasing and previewing the hottest games, toys and trends for kids (of all ages!). Each year the Gift Gurus walk the over 350,000 square feet of... Read more »


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What Women Want For Valentine’s Day

February 13, 2012    |    By +
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What Women Want For Valentine’s Day

Even though Valentine’s Day is tomorrow, there are still plenty of people out there who haven’t started planning yet. While I hate to stereotype, when I say “people,” I am mostly talking about men. Luckily, our friends over at Pronto.com have come up with infographic that should help all those Romeos out there who... Read more »


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Close Shave Gift Idea For The Last Minute

February 12, 2012    |    By +
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Close Shave Gift Idea For The Last Minute

  The Gift: The new Fusion ProGlide Styler by Gillette (available now for around $20) The Scoop: Gillette just recently released the Fusion ProGlide Styler. After a few weeks of test driving this 3-in-1 shave and styling tool, there’s little doubt this $20 gem should find its way into a guy’s grooming repertoire. Firstly,... Read more »


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Gift Fair Favorites: SCAD Balloon Vases

February 7, 2012    |    By +
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Gift Fair Favorites: SCAD Balloon Vases

The New York International Gift Fair is the bi-annual industry gathering for the gift industry. The tradeshow is THE place where 35,000 attendees from all over the globe come to see both the latest trends if gifting as well as to get a look at what the “must-have” gifts will be in the coming... Read more »


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Golf Gadget For That “A” Game

February 5, 2012    |    By +
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Golf Gadget For That “A” Game

The Gift: The Garmin Approach G6 (available mid February 2012 for around $300) The Scoop: CES is a both a paradise and playground for geeks of all stripes. One of the niche-iest in the geek spectrum is the Golf Geek, but rest assured CES 2012 didn’t forget forget the gadget loving golfer. Garmin used... 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.