Gifting News from Around the Web

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

Happy Weekend gift enthusiasts. It’s time again for us Gurus to share all the buzz-worthy links we’ve been swapping around. This week was jammed pack. I attended a very cool class and learned about what kids and teens are all about these days that included learning about cool smartphone apps, tech toys and of... Read more »


Seeing Green

March 11, 2011    |    By +
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Seeing Green

People like to celebrate St.Patrick’s Day in many different ways. Whether it’s playing Celtic songs, watching a parade or just putting away a green beer or two, this holiday is all about having a good time. So we decided to round up some of our favorite “green” picks that we’ll have you doing an... Read more »


Feeling Lucky

March 10, 2011    |    By +
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Feeling Lucky

Being that it’s our job to be professional shoppers, we definitely have an affinity for shopping blogs and magazines in general. Lucky Magazine has been a longtime favorite mag of mine to find style inspiration for all price points and to make shopping a fun and easy process. So of course I was super... Read more »


A Culinary Passport to New Orleans

March 8, 2011    |    By +
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A Culinary Passport to New Orleans

You may have outgrown your bead-throwing days, but there are still plenty of ways to celebrate Mardi Gras aka Fat Tuesday, this year. Spice up your dinner routine with these cool cooking kits from Destination Dinners. The name says it all, each kit features all the ingredients you need to prepare a complete dish... Read more »


Feeling Crafty

March 7, 2011    |    By +
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Feeling Crafty

Not all of us were born with the ability to decoupage, quilt, dip-dye or any of the other worldly skills of the Martha Stewart’s of the world. But that doesn’t mean we don’t have fun trying. March is National Craft Month, and while crafting can be enjoyed year-round, now’s a good time to finally... Read more »


Gifting News from Around the Web

March 4, 2011    |    By +
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Gifting News from Around the Web

With every week, brings a whole new weekend to look forward to! Before you close up shop, don’t forget today is employee appreciation day. So if you’re a boss, maybe some drinks for your coworkers are in order (wink wink). As always, we’ve have some link love to share with our fellow giftrap readers.... Read more »


Trend Alert: Rose Gold

March 4, 2011    |    By +
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Trend Alert: Rose Gold

Rose gold or “pink gold” as it’s sometimes called,  is one of the biggest trends for spring. With its vintage look and distinct color, it stands apart from the sea of gold and silver jewelry on the market. What gives it, its pinkish hue is actually copper mixed in with the gold. Since gold... Read more »


Sheen Saga

March 3, 2011    |    By +
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Sheen Saga

Like most, I really have no idea if we,re in the beginning, middle or (sadly) the end chapters of the Charlie Sheen saga. What I do know, is that right now, we’ve all been graced with a unique gifting opportunity. So what does this all mean to a Gift Guru? Well, here’s my take.... Read more »


Ask A Guru: Wedding Gift Dilemma

March 2, 2011    |    By +
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Ask A Guru: Wedding Gift Dilemma

As Gift Gurus, it’s our job to be able to solve all gifting dilemma’s big and small. We’re constantly fielding questions from friends, family and coworkers on how to track down the perfect gift. So we figure, why not share our expertise with all of you! If you’ve got a gift question, we’ve got... 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.