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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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Giftees Finalists Part Two!

November 16, 2011    |    By +
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Giftees Finalists Part Two!

The countdown continues everyone, you have two more days to cast your votes on the best gifts of 2011!  You can vote 10 times a day, every day so make sure your favorites win by casting your votes often. In the meantime, here are some more of our judges’ picks to give you some... Read more »


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Easy As Pie

November 14, 2011    |    By +
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Easy As Pie

Whether they’re an every day baker or are intimidated by the precision required to create the perfect pie crust, this little gadget from Breville will have them whistling while they work. It doesn’t get easier than baking cute, perfect little individual pies in 8 just minutes. The non-stick surface and included pastry cutter make... Read more »


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Gifting News from Around the Web

November 11, 2011    |    By +
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Gifting News from Around the Web

Greetings from Los Angeles! We joined the rest of the Gifts team out here all week to soak in the sun and work on some big projects coming up that we’re really excited about. Besides scoping out celebrities in Hollywood, we shared our favorite Under $10 gifts with one of our favorite magazines, Redbook.... Read more »


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A Gift for the Foodie Who Has Everything

November 10, 2011    |    By +
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A Gift for the Foodie Who Has Everything

Here at Gifts.com, we’re all about thinking out of the box when it comes to tracking down the coolest gifts. Especially when it’s a gift for a person with a specific hobby or interest.  Tasty gourmet gifts can usually be appreciated by anybody but it takes a special something to impress a foodie. That’s... Read more »


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Great Holiday Read: 2012 Guinness Book of World Records

November 9, 2011    |    By +
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Great Holiday Read: 2012 Guinness Book of World Records

The Gift: The Guinness Book of Records 2012 (available now for around $20) The Scoop: I vividly remember, when I was growing up, The Guinness Book of Records was my favorite book and renewed almost weekly from the Osborn Hill School library. I was fascinated by the rapid fire facts, oddities and records that... Read more »


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Our 2011 Holiday Toy Guide is Here!

November 3, 2011    |    By +
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Our 2011 Holiday Toy Guide is Here!

Each year, the Gifts team compiles our favorite toys we tried and tested throughout the year to come up with our Holiday Toy Guide. And trust me when I say, it gets harder and harder each year. With so many toys out there and your child being bombarded with advertising everywhere, it’s hard to... Read more »


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We Need Your Vote for the 2011 Giftee Awards!

November 1, 2011    |    By +
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We Need Your Vote for the 2011 Giftee Awards!

With an overwhelming amount of nominations to the Giftee Awards since its launch in September; it has been really hard to narrow each category down to its Top 10 gift ideas. But, the nominations have all been submitted, the judges have weighed in and the finalists have been announced for the 2011 Giftee Awards!... Read more »


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We “LIKE” This

October 31, 2011    |    By +
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We “LIKE” This

As a Gift Guru, I’m always on the lookout for gifts I like. Sometimes, finding gifts I like requires an exhaustive search at the cost of blood, sweat and tears. Other times, a gift I like will basically fall in my lap. Case in point, it really doesn’t get any easier then liking the... Read more »


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Gifting News from Around the Web

October 28, 2011    |    By +
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Gifting News from Around the Web

Greetings from gift land. While everyone is gearing up to get their spook on this Halloween weekend – here at Gifts.com, the Guru’s are already in full on holiday mode. We’ve welcomed some new members to our team to help us in our gift-giving expertise and we’ll be announcing the winners of our Giftee... 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.