Posts Tagged ‘ Gifting 101 ’

To Give, or Not to Give (a Graduation Gift)? That is the Question!

May 13, 2013    |    By +
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Graduation gift etiquette can be completely confusing. Between kindergarten graduation, high school graduation, and college degrees, graduation is a potential gift giving mine field. When are you expected to give a gift and when is it OK not to? With all of our purse strings as tight as they can be, you need to... Read more »


5 Gifts Your Admin Wants!

April 25, 2013    |    By +
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Today is Administrative Professionals Day! So today, is the ideal time to think about how celebrate and say thank you to those who help us stay on track with our day to day business routines and keep us organized 24/7. When looking for the perfect gifts for your secretary or assistant keep it non-personal,... Read more »


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Most Gifted Wrapper Contest Kicks-Off!

August 6, 2012    |    By +
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Most Gifted Wrapper Contest Kicks-Off!

We at Gifts.com spend every day searching for the greatest gifts. But, we can’t forget about the icing on the cake, the cherry on top, the…wrapping! Every year, our friends at Scotch Tape host the Most Gifted Wrapper Contest that searches for and honors the best gift wrappers around. If you or someone you... Read more »


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How Much to Spend on a Graduation Gift?

June 14, 2012    |    By +
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How Much to Spend on a Graduation Gift?

I’m going to break the price of graduation gifts down for you. Time Magazine estimated that Americans will spend 4.7 billion dollars on Graduation this year. That is a lot of gift giving going on! Of course, you are never obligated to send a graduation gift. You are only required to give a gift... Read more »


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Happy Birthday Gemini!

May 21, 2012    |    By +
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Happy Birthday Gemini!

Do you know anyone who is a Gemini? I do and I think they’re great! As the third sign of the zodiac, Gemini are associated with the transition from spring to summer. This makes them great at helping themselves and others through transitions in life, which means they are great friends to have! It’s... Read more »


Father’s Day Gift Kickoff!

May 15, 2012    |    By +
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Father’s Day Gift Kickoff!

Now that moms have been very deservedly honored, it’s time to start focusing on the dads! This year, Father’s Day is June 17th. And it’s common knowledge that dads tend to get the short end of the stick when it comes to gifting on their big day! But as a Gift Guru, it’s my... Read more »


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Making Mom’s Day Her Best

May 11, 2012    |    By +
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Making Mom’s Day Her Best

Even though Mother’s Day is only two days away (yes, it is this Sunday, May 13th!) there is still time to get her something to make her day extra special. At Gifts.com, we’ve put together a list of great last minute ideas, some of which will make her feel like you’re right there with... Read more »


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#1 Teacher! Celebrate Yours Today.

May 8, 2012    |    By +
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#1 Teacher! Celebrate Yours Today.

If you ask me, without teachers we would still be living in caves and grunting at each other. But for some reason that idea falls by the wayside all year, except for today. Today is National Teachers Day. I was a teacher for a few years so I know a thing or two about... Read more »


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April 26, 2012    |    By +
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We love helping you be the best gift giver you can be. And, we are making it easier than ever for you to stay on top of your gift giving game with all of our social communities. Get inspiration and advice from our experts (the Gift Gurus) & fans year round so that when... Read more »


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Mother’s Day Shopping Strategy!

April 24, 2012    |    By +
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Mother’s Day Shopping Strategy!

With Mother’s Day less than three weeks away, it’s time to get serious about getting mom something extra special. Lucky for you, we’ve been searching high and low through your favorite stores and and our favorite magazines for the best gifts for mom so that you can make mom proud this Mother’s Day. We... 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.