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Gifts that Scream ’2011′

December 9, 2011    |    By +
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Gifts that Scream ’2011′

We all love looking back at those pictures that are “so” 80s or “so” 90s, but what will we look back and say “so 2011″ about? Well, the 2011 Giftee Awards asked people across the country to nominate what they think will be Time Capsule Gifts of 2011. We’re happy to share the Top... Read more »


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Add Some Sparkle and Shimmer to your Style

December 7, 2011    |    By +
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Add Some Sparkle and Shimmer to your Style

Tis’ the season to shine! Everywhere you look, there’s sequins, glitter and metallics making heads turn. With plenty of holiday parties on the horizon, there are plenty of reasons to add a little sparkle to your look. But like with all trends, it’s all about moderation. You don’t want to show up wearing sequins... Read more »


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Gifting News from Around the Web

December 2, 2011    |    By +
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Gifting News from Around the Web

Hello gifters! You made it, you survived Black Friday, lived through Cyber Monday, and now it’s finally December and you’re already exhausted. I know I am. But this year, not only will I be doing all of my gift shopping online,  but I promised myself I wouldn’t wait til the last minute like I... Read more »


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Cyber Monday Discount Round-Up!

November 28, 2011    |    By +
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Cyber Monday Discount Round-Up!

With Cyber Monday, you get the best of both worlds. Major discounts and deals from your favorite retailers and stores, and the best part, you get to score all the savings from the comfort of your own home or office (if you’re shopping on your lunch break like myself). After all, no one wants... Read more »


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Announcing the 2011 Giftee Winners!

November 28, 2011    |    By +
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Announcing the 2011 Giftee Winners!

Today, we’re happy to announce the WINNERS of the 2011 Giftee Awards! Winning gifts in this year’s 10 unique categories were nominated and ultimately decided on by you, the public; tapping into the collective conscience of gift givers across the United States. The “Giftees” awards exceeded expectations with over 15,000 site visitors and 5000... Read more »


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Stocking Stuffers for Everyone

November 22, 2011    |    By +
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Stocking Stuffers for Everyone

With Black Friday less than a week away and everyone rushing around to track down deals and the best-selling gear, it’s the stocking stuffer gifts that end up being an afterthought. Why do you think stores stock tiny impulse buys right near the register? So instead of stuffing their stocking with batteries and and... Read more »


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Gifting Made Easy

November 21, 2011    |    By +
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Gifting Made Easy

Over the next few weeks you’ll, no doubt, experience “Gift Block”. Gift Block is that frustrating and paralyzing feeling of not knowing what to get someone for a gift or even where to start looking. So….got Gift Block? Relax. All you have to do to get on the right track to coming up with... Read more »


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Gifting News from Around the Web

November 18, 2011    |    By +
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Gifting News from Around the Web

It’s official, we’re in full holiday mode. Every store has their decorations up, Christmas songs are already on the radio, and Black Friday deals are already showing up in my inbox. But there’s no need to stress. There’s plenty to look forward to: stuffing, for one, holiday parties, and of course, the comforting knowledge... Read more »


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Thanksgiving Gifts for the Host

November 18, 2011    |    By +
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Thanksgiving Gifts for the Host

While most holidays involve a gathering a friends and family, no other holiday celebrates the art of entertaining and home cooking more than Thanksgiving. From the small intimate gatherings, to the large scale family reunions, this holiday is all about showing our thanks to the bounty of the season and the people who take... Read more »


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Muppet Madness

November 17, 2011    |    By +
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Muppet Madness

With Thanksgiving right around the corner, there’s a lot to look forward to. Good food, family and friends, and most importantly, the new Muppets movie. That’s right, our felted friends are back, and fuzzier than ever, and I for one haven’t been this excited about a movie release since probably the last Muppet movie.... 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!"

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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.