Posts Tagged ‘ Creative Gifts ’

Keep Summer Night Magic Alive Year-Round

September 27, 2013    |    By +
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During summer, the days are long and full of adventure. Even better, these sun-drenched days turn into sunset-filled nights that give new meaning to the words “endless summer.” From twilight picnics at the beach and family concerts in the park to hotdogs roasting over an open fire, these are the memories that make me... Read more »


Introducing: Wonderbox for Kids!

May 30, 2012    |    By +
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Introducing: Wonderbox for Kids!

With summer only a short few weeks away, graduation is just around the corner and school will be out for vacation. For parents who have kids going off to kindergarten I have the perfect graduation gift to get your pre-school child ready. Wonderbox is a monthly or annual subscription delivery service that is filled... Read more »


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Gift Giveaway: La Sardina Camera by Lomography

May 14, 2012    |    By +
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Gift Giveaway: La Sardina Camera by Lomography

It’s graduation season and that symbolizes the beginning of new adventures. What better way to document that journey than with an insanely cool camera? Even though my graduation was years ago, I was able to try out a La Sardina Cubic camera thanks to my friends at Lomography. I have to say that I... Read more »


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Toy Fair: LEGO DUPLO “Read and Build” Books

February 21, 2012    |    By +
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Toy Fair: LEGO DUPLO “Read and Build” Books

Toy Fair is the largest international toy and game trade show in the Western Hemisphere. Tens of thousands are on hand to check out over 1,000 exhibitors showcasing and previewing the hottest games, toys and trends for kids (of all ages!). Each year the Gift Gurus walk the over 350,000 square feet of toys... Read more »


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Craft Your Heart Out

January 30, 2012    |    By +
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Craft Your Heart Out

We’re always looking for new fun ways to make the holidays unique and Valentine’s Day is no different. That’s why we hooked up with our favorite card makers, Hello! Lucky and created printable valentines that you can cut, craft and give away. They’re perfect for friends, family, workmates, crushes and classmates. We even put... Read more »


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Alternative Holiday Wreaths

December 14, 2011    |    By +
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Alternative Holiday Wreaths

There’s nothing more fun then prepping your home for the holidays. You put on some festive music, make some treats and break out the tinsel! But like any type of home decor, everyone has their taste and style. Some like flashy accents, others like to go a more subtle route. And one of the... Read more »


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The Easy Way to Find and Buy Great Art

December 8, 2011    |    By +
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The Easy Way to Find and Buy Great Art

Going to galleries can be intimidating and buying art at a big box store can feel generic. So how do you get that big, bold art for above the couch in your new place without spending a fortune or losing face? There’s a new retailer that is helping make fine art accessible and easier... Read more »


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Creative Back to School Gifts

September 6, 2011    |    By +
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Creative Back to School Gifts

Back to School shopping is all about stocking up on the basics: supplies, fall apparel and accessories, but why not think outside of the “lunch box” this season? Make some Back to School memories of your own with homemade gifts you can create from what you have at home. Make a Shadowbox Frame Make... Read more »


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A Unique Gift for the Guy Who Has Everything

June 6, 2011    |    By +
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A Unique Gift for the Guy Who Has Everything

As a gift expert, a common question I hear when it comes to Father’s Day gifts is “What do I get for the guy who has everything?” Lately, when I’ve heard that very question, my quick reply is another question, “Does he have a custom made ukulele?” Didn’t think so. The “Make Your Own... Read more »


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Celebrate Your Star Mom: Cultured Mom

May 2, 2011    |    By +
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Celebrate Your Star Mom: Cultured Mom

Continuing our series of shout-outs about our favorite celebrity Moms, today’s star mom is Meryl Streep. We’ve already covered the hard-working “Achiever Mom”, the traditional “Classic Mom”, and now we’re going to share our shopping tips for all the creative moms out there. Meryl embodies the culture-vulture Mom. The type who appreciates a good... 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.