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Spring Fashion Breakdown

February 18, 2011    |    By +
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Spring Fashion Breakdown

After getting a sneak peak of Spring weather today and New York Fashion Week wrapping up, I for one am ready to put away snow boots and break out the flip flops. To help you get ready for blue skies, we’ve broken down the main trends to keep your eye out for in the... Read more »


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We are the Champions

February 10, 2011    |    By +
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We are the Champions

To the victor go the spoils- and to fans of the victors, goes a ton of new Green Bay Packers Super Bowl Champions gear! While there’s no shortage of SBXLV gear, fans now have to start thinking about how they’ll show their Packer pride and let everyone know they’re a Packer Backer. Here are... Read more »


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Real Beer Goggles

February 4, 2011    |    By +
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Real Beer Goggles

Make turning 21 a real party with these slightly embarrassing and totally hilarious costumes. My favorite is the Beer Man Kit that comes with an upside down beer mug hat, foam beer goggles and a foam mustache. Which piece is most likely to survive the night? My vote is for the hat. These costumes... Read more »


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Frankly Portable

February 2, 2011    |    By +
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Frankly Portable

I’ve always been a big fan of Paul Frank for creating the coolest monkey around…Julius! Teens love his simple and playful designs. Let’s face it, everything he makes is adorable. But, my new favorite is the Paul Frank Julius Dance Machine portable iPod docking station. It lets you take the party with you wherever... Read more »


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It’s a Mad Mad Mad Mad World

January 31, 2011    |    By +
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It’s a Mad Mad Mad Mad World

Twice a year, the Gifts team heads to the New York International Gift Fair to see what companies big and small have to offer in the new year.  If you think we have a hard time narrowing down our favorite gifts from thousands of products all over the web, you can’t imagine the task... Read more »


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Countdown to the Bowl Game

January 26, 2011    |    By +
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Countdown to the Bowl Game

As a football fan with no strong rooting interest in either conference final, I gotta say, there’s something very cool about two legendary football franchises battling out in Super Bowl XLV. With a combined 18 championships, I don’t think it gets any better (Jets fans may disagree) than watching two iconic teams battle it... Read more »


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Guest Guru: Cold Weather Must-Have

January 24, 2011    |    By +
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Guest Guru: Cold Weather Must-Have

Even us Guru’s get stumped sometimes when it comes to finding great gifts. That’s when we turn to the greatest gifting resource of all: the Gifts team, to help us solve our gifting conundrums. This week’s edition of gifting guidance comes from Raina, a product manager by day, and newly minted mother by night.... Read more »


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Hot! Hot! Hot!

January 21, 2011    |    By +
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Hot! Hot! Hot!

It might be 24 degrees outside. And it seems like there has been a foot of snow on the ground for a month, but here’s one to make you feel a little bit more toasty. The just-released “The Sriracha Cookbook: 50 “Rooster Sauce” Recipes that Pack a Punch” turns up the heat with dozens... Read more »


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Sites We Love: Stylebakery Teen

January 20, 2011    |    By +
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Sites We Love: Stylebakery Teen

What can I say? As the teen trend editor at Gifts.com I “heart” Stylebakeryteen.com. I’ve been following them for years and always turn to them for the most up to date insight on the world of teens. From fashion and beauty trends to what celebs are in and who is out, they’ve got their... Read more »


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New Kid on the Block

January 19, 2011    |    By +
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New Kid on the Block

What happens when you combine the two favorite interests for boys, Ninjas and Legos? You get Ninjagos, the newest brick set and game from Lego. Unlike most Lego sets, Ninjagos are designed for battle.  Along with playsets and vehicles, it’s all about mastering the art of “spinjitzu”. You can collect different Ninjago Spinners and... 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.