Teen Guys: Summer Fashion Trends

July 10, 2012    |    By +
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Teen Guys: Summer Fashion Trends

One of my favorite things about summer is the fashion. Whether on vacation or just relaxing by the pool, warm weather always brings out fresh styles and looks for guys and gals who are eager to shed the layers after a harsh winter. Teens are no different, in fact they are even more aware... Read more »


Gift Giveaway: Win A Pair Of Sanuks

July 9, 2012    |    By +
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Gift Giveaway: Win A Pair Of Sanuks

Summer is in full swing. Hours at the pool and beach are accumulating. And the higher temps have you adjusting your workplace wardrobe accordingly. So, we wanna know, what’s on your feet? Sanuk makes a sandal that will no doubt complement your summer style. Whether it’s a chilled out beach style sandal, or a... Read more »


Family Yard Games for Summer!

July 6, 2012    |    By +
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Family Yard Games for Summer!

It’s finally summer, time to enjoy the outdoors and have some fun with your family. Growing up, my favorite family outdoor activities always involved hours in the pool or ball games. I also loved when all seven of us got outside and enjoyed a game together. So, here is a list of my favorite... Read more »


July 5th is the Bikini Anniversary!

July 5, 2012    |    By +
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July 5th is the Bikini Anniversary!

Did you know that the modern bikini made its debut at public pool in Paris on July 5, 1946. That makes our beach basic 66 years old this week! Bikinis were invented by the French engineer and designer Louis Réard as a reaction to seeing women roll up their bulky swimsuits to get a... Read more »


Happy 4th of July!

July 4, 2012    |    By +
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Happy 4th of July!

  From the Gift Gurus at Gifts.com, have a happy, fun and safe 4th of July! What are you doing to show your patriotism today? See all of our patriotic gift guides for inspiration! Read more »


Host Gifts for the 4th of July for Every Budget

July 3, 2012    |    By +
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Host Gifts for the 4th of July for Every Budget

Heading to a BBQ or fireworks viewing party this Wednesday? You don’t want to forget to add your own signature to the event by thanking your hosts for inviting you with a gift. Showing up with a gift lets the host know that you are happy to be spending the holiday with them &... Read more »


July Is National Ice Cream Month – WIN Ice Cream!

July 2, 2012    |    By +
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July Is National Ice Cream Month – WIN Ice Cream!

July is National Ice Cream Month. But did you know President Ronald Reagan was the one who designated July as “National Ice Cream Month” in 1984? In in his proclamation, President Reagan stated that National Ice Cream Month should be observed with “appropriate ceremonies and activities”.  So it’s in that spirit, Gifts.com feels we... Read more »


4th of July: Guru Style

June 29, 2012    |    By +
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4th of July: Guru Style

We take celebrating our nation’s independence seriously and like to make it seriously fun even when we’re off the clock! So we wanted to share with our loyal readers some of our favorite things about the 4th (fireworks and Declaration of Independence and products that make them even better. I think we all agree... Read more »


Great Groomsmen Gifts

June 28, 2012    |    By +
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Great Groomsmen Gifts

Wedding season is well under way. In putting together a wedding, the amount of planning and details that tends to fall on the bride’s shoulders is endless. While in most cases, groom’s main responsibility, is to be a helpful, supportive and an agreeable partner as his future (much) “better half” goes through this daunting... 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.