Posts Tagged ‘ Back to School ’

Seven Ways to Create Homework Heaven

October 1, 2013    |    By +
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Each fall, as the kids hit the playground with their spanking new backpacks and freshly combed hair, the earth shakes with the exuberant leaps of parents shouting “Yay! School is BACK!” Flash forward a few weeks and we are hit with reality of the “H” word, as in “homework.” Our nights are no longer... Read more »


Going Away to College Gifts for Guys

August 14, 2013    |    By +
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Goodbye lockers, hello dorm rooms! As summer looms to an end and fall is almost upon us, recent grads start packing their gear in eager anticipation of the big move to college. For most students, this is a really exciting time, but even the most courageous of the bunch can be a little nervous.... Read more »


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What is a Parent’s Favorite Time of Year? ….Back to School!

August 15, 2012    |    By +
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What is a Parent’s Favorite Time of Year? ….Back to School!

It’s time for you and your kids to get back into the normal school routine and that means hitting the stores to stock up for the new year. Back to school shopping is all about basic supplies and the newest fall apparel. This year stay organized in style with these new trends your kids... Read more »


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Back to School Trends for Teens

August 14, 2012    |    By +
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Back to School Trends for Teens

While I can hardly believe it’s almost here, and summer draws to a close, Back to School shopping is in full swing! I remember looking cool for the first day of school was of the utmost importance throughout my education. Just as important as having the best outfit was having great accessories and supplies... Read more »


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Get Ready…It’s Back to School Shopping Season!

August 10, 2012    |    By +
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Get Ready…It’s Back to School Shopping Season!

The first annual Teen Vogue Back to School Saturday will be taking place on August 11. Shoppers will be able to enjoy great deals and discounts on the hottest brands that kids and teens love. Popular brands that will be participating include American Eagle, Express, GAP, Guess, H&M and much more. To check out... Read more »


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Back to School Saturday

August 7, 2012    |    By +
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Back to School Saturday

Everyone knows the biggest shopping day of the year is Black Friday. It is said to have the best deals and it marks the unofficial start of the holiday shopping season. Well, this year Teen Vogue is partnering with several retailers to start Back to School Saturday; an official kick-off of the back-to-school shopping... Read more »


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Gift Fair Favorites: Flip & Tumble Shopping Bags

February 1, 2012    |    By +
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Gift Fair Favorites: Flip & Tumble Shopping Bags

The New York International Gift Fair is the bi-annual industry gathering for the gift industry. The tradeshow is THE place where 35,000 attendees from all over the globe come to see both the latest trends if gifting as well as to get a look at what the “must-have” gifts will be in the coming... Read more »


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Sneak Peek: Yo Gabba Gabba Brobee Hip Pack

January 27, 2012    |    By +
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Sneak Peek: Yo Gabba Gabba Brobee Hip Pack

The Product: The Brobee Hip Pack from NYKO (available Summer 212 price TBA) The Scoop: Most wouldn’t be caught dead wearing a fanny pack. On the other hand, I think there will be plenty of takers for the Brobee Hip Pack. You’ve seen we’re huge fans of Yo Gabba Gabba mostly because the show... Read more »


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It’s Scarf Season

January 24, 2012    |    By +
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It’s Scarf Season

You wouldn’t know it given all the wispy dresses and strappy sandals in store, but winter is here to stay. This past week’s snowfall was a cruel reminder that we’re not quite over the weather hump. And while it’s important to bundle up, you don’t have to sacrifice style to stay warm this season.... Read more »


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CES 2012 Favorites: Golla Bags

January 24, 2012    |    By +
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CES 2012 Favorites: Golla Bags

The International Consumer Electronics Show (CES) is the world’s largest consumer technology trade show. Nearly 150,000 attendees are on hand to check out over 2500 exhibitors showcasing their latest products on more than 1.6 million feet of exhibit space. This trade show is massive! Since consumer electronics are the hottest and (still) fastest growing... Read more »


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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!"

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