Posts Tagged ‘ College ’

Time Will Tell

March 16, 2011    |    By +
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Time Will Tell

Time flies when you’re disorganized. Now that we “sprang forward” and started spring cleaning, it’s time to get organized! Get your household in order with this unique blackboard clock from Black+Blum. Part entryway organizer, clock, and memo board, it’s got everything you need to keep track of who’s doing what and where in your... Read more »


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March Madness

March 15, 2011    |    By +
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March Madness

So the field is set. No more speculating or griping about bubble teams. It’s time to buckle up and experience the madness that comes but once a year. Now as far as you brackets go, you’re pretty much on your own. I have some talent at consistently picking great gifts, but I have a... Read more »


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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 »


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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 »


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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 »


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Dispatch from Gift Fair: New Apple Gadget Sleeves by Built NY

February 7, 2011    |    By +
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Dispatch from Gift Fair: New Apple Gadget Sleeves by Built NY

BUILT NY has just announced a series of neoprene sleeves, bags and cases designed specifically for safely and stylishly hauling Apple products. While all the BUILT products have that certain eye candy factor, this Apple series Messenger Bag was a real stand out at the NYIGF. With a main compartment to carry your Macbook... 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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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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Guest Guru: Why the Brits Love Tea

January 18, 2011    |    By +
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Guest Guru: Why the Brits Love Tea

As a typical Brit, I am a huge tea fan. 165 million cups of tea are drunk every day in Britain, working out at over 60 billion cups a year! Many Brits stand by the idea that ‘a cup of tea solves everything’. There are even books, blogs, Facebook sites and tees dedicated it.... Read more »


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Apple’s Most Popular App in Plush Form!

December 16, 2010    |    By +
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Apple’s Most Popular App in Plush Form!

If you don’t know what Angry Birds is, it’s a an game application to be played on any smartphone, Droid, iPhone, iPod, or iPad and it has taken the world by storm. The game is easy enough for a child, but addicting enough to keep adults engaged until they collect all of the golden... 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!"

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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.