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Editor Spotlight: Ciate Chalkboard Manicure

June 23, 2013    |    By +
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Tween girls will be freaking out over this fun nail kit that brings a trend from their rooms and accessories to their beauty routine. I found this product while sifting through the new products on Sephora’s website for any great and giftable gems. They never cease to surprise me with the great kits and... Read more »


Editor Spotlight: Table Topics Infomania Family Edition

June 19, 2013    |    By +
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I headed out to the Holiday Gift Guide Show here in New York City at the Marriott Marquis in Times Square to scout out hot gift ideas for the summer and the holidays. I ran into my friend Sheryl from Table Topics and she showed me what was new. I love Table Topics because... Read more »


Big Shot Bikes = Big Deal Gift

June 12, 2013    |    By +
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  Editor Spotlight: Big Shot Custom Fixed Gear Bikes Bikes are great gifts- always have been, always will be. On a symbolic level they represent freedom, excitement and adventure and on a practical level they provide fitness, as well as a helpful and often needed form of transportation. So whether it’s a very first... Read more »


Unwrapped: Bialetti Mini Express Espresso Machine

May 9, 2013    |    By +
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Mom never runs out of work to do, so she needs a lot of energy to be the super hero that she is. Well, nothing can kick start mom’s day like a perfect shot of espresso. Whether she’s already a coffee addict or loves the occasional latte, we found a Mother’s Day gift that... Read more »


FREE Greeting Cards For “Friends”

April 13, 2013    |    By +
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Recently, we turned you on to Cleverbug, a really cool app that integrates with Facebook to create, and deliver quality greeting cards to your Facebook friends. As a refresher, see our previous post or read on for a quick recap scoop. It feels good to give and receive birthday wishes on Facebook, but don’t your... Read more »


Toy Trend: The Katniss-ifcation of Toys!

February 15, 2013    |    By +
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  From the tens of thousands of new toys at the 2013 American International Toy Fair, you start to see some distinct trends. Toys like the upcoming REBELLE line from NERF and the AIR HUNTRESS bow from ZING TOYS are not only tapping into the Hunger Games mania, but the bigger picture idea that... Read more »


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Toy Fair Favorites: The Toydozer!

February 14, 2013    |    By +
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  Out of the tens of thousands of new toys at the 2013 American International Toy Fair, the Toydozer caught my eye big time! Literally, here’s the scoop! Toy Name: The Toydozer The Scoop: The Toydozer is a classic “why didn’t I think of that” product. You’re on the right track if you think... Read more »


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Toy Fair Favorites: HEXBUG Nano V2

February 14, 2013    |    By +
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  Out of the tens of thousands of new toys at the 2013 American International Toy Fair, the newly announced Nano V2 from HEXBUG was one of my favorites and the kids are gonna love it…here’s why. Toy Name: The HEXBUG Nano V2 The Scoop: HEXBUGS are a blast, but until now, they were... Read more »


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Toy Fair Scoop: Barbie® Digital Dress Doll

February 14, 2013    |    By +
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Out of the millions of new toys at Toy Fair I found the Barbie® Digital Dress Doll and here’s why I think your kids will love it. Toy Name: Barbie® Digital Dress Doll The Scoop: I saw this demonstrated and couldn’t believe how cool it was. Using the latest LED and touch-screen technology, girls... Read more »


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Toy Fair Scoop: The Kixi Mixi Convertible Scooter

February 13, 2013    |    By +
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Out of the tens of thousands of new toys at the 2013 American International Toy Fair, the KIXI MIXI convertible kick scooter from Razor was one of my favorites! Here’s why I think kids will love it too. Toy Name: The Kixi Mixie convertible kick scooter by Razor The Scoop: Razor has come up... 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.