Guest Guru: Jen Swetzoff of Parenture.com

April 14, 2011    |    By +
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Guest Guru: Jen Swetzoff of Parenture.com

A mother, a writer and a seasoned traveler, Jen Swetzoff is certainly a jack of all trades. After visiting over 20 countries and 6 continents, she’s currently chronicling her most recent adventure…parenthood. Part parenting resource and travel guide, Parenture is where Jen regularly  shares her expertise as a former travel writer and new mom.... Read more »


Learn Some New TRYX

April 13, 2011    |    By +
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Learn Some New TRYX

Last week I attended the TRYX OUT: NYC launch party for the new TRYX camera by Casio. Many times companies focus a lot more on the “launch” than the “party”, but when Nicki Minaj and The Roots help to announce the very cool TRYX camera to the world, it’s safe to say there was... Read more »


Couture with a Conscience

April 12, 2011    |    By +
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Couture with a Conscience

Tra Tutti is couture with a conscience: a one-of-a kind online designer consignment shop, carrying high-end and vintage designer brands, with a philanthropic twist! They donate 20% of every sale to charities chosen at checkout by you. Is there a fashionista/vintagista/activista in your life who loves showing off her vintage finds and inimitable sense... Read more »


D.I.Y Beverage Tub Gift Basket

April 11, 2011    |    By +
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D.I.Y Beverage Tub Gift Basket

As a Gift Guru, I’m all about adding the special touches to make a gift that much more memorable. A gift basket is a standard gift for lots of occasions but despite its ubiquity, there’s a lot of ways you can personalize it to suit your recipient’s tastes. After recently attending a bridal shower,... Read more »


Gifting News from Around the Web

April 8, 2011    |    By +
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Gifting News from Around the Web

We’ve had an extremely productive week over here at Gifts.com. We produced a hilarious video of one of our favorite products,  got our taxes done (don’t procrastinate) and even had a Trump sighting! Now that the weather is finally cooperating, do you have any fun plans for the weekend? In honor of my trip... Read more »


Dressed to Kilt

April 8, 2011    |    By +
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Dressed to Kilt

This week is tartan week in New York where the Scots come out to celebrate their heritage. In amongst all of the highland dancing, parades, bagpipes and whiskey, there is a fashion show, “Dressed to Kilt” hosted by the original James Bond and proud Scot, Sir Sean Connery. The theme of this year’s event... Read more »


Dress Up Your Hair

April 6, 2011    |    By +
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Dress Up Your Hair

With wedding season in full swing, and school proms around the corner, there’s never been a better time to dress up.  Everyone from Kate Spade, Urban Outfitters and now Shopbop is launching their own wedding boutiques. There’s plenty to ooh and ahh over even if you’re not getting married or attending some special occasion.... Read more »


Bieber Fever Street Style

April 4, 2011    |    By +
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Bieber Fever Street Style

After Justin Bieber endorsed the KR3W hoodie a few weeks ago, it has been a must-have for any stylish young dude or infatuated girl. Lucky for you, we’ve spotted a few new colors that are still available and are just as awesome. What’s not to love about this hoodie anyway? It’s soft, huge, cozy,... Read more »


Gifting News from Around the Web

April 1, 2011    |    By +
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Gifting News from Around the Web

Happy April Fools Day to all you pranksters out there. The internet has been rife with practical jokes all day long we don’t know what to believe anymore! Spring is here, even though we’re expected to get snow this weekend (collective groan), and that means Easter brunches and Mother’s Day lunches to look forward... Read more »


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Meet the Gurus


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.