Posts Tagged ‘ Graduation ’

Couture with a Conscience

April 12, 2011    |    By +
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Couture with a Conscience

Tra Tutti is couture with a conscience: a one-of-a kind online designer consignment shop, carrying high-end and vintage designer brands, with a philanthropic twist! They donate 20% of every sale to charities chosen at checkout by you. Is there a fashionista/vintagista/activista in your life who loves showing off her vintage finds and inimitable sense... Read more »


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D.I.Y Beverage Tub Gift Basket

April 11, 2011    |    By +
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D.I.Y Beverage Tub Gift Basket

As a Gift Guru, I’m all about adding the special touches to make a gift that much more memorable. A gift basket is a standard gift for lots of occasions but despite its ubiquity, there’s a lot of ways you can personalize it to suit your recipient’s tastes. After recently attending a bridal shower,... Read more »


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Bieber Fever Street Style

April 4, 2011    |    By +
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Bieber Fever Street Style

After Justin Bieber endorsed the KR3W hoodie a few weeks ago, it has been a must-have for any stylish young dude or infatuated girl. Lucky for you, we’ve spotted a few new colors that are still available and are just as awesome. What’s not to love about this hoodie anyway? It’s soft, huge, cozy,... Read more »


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A Striped Steal

March 25, 2011    |    By +
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A Striped Steal

Over here at Gifts, we love a good bargain. So when we come across them, we love to share them with our loyal Giftrap readers. I nearly did a double-take when I came across this cotton tank dress from Urban Outfitters because it reminded me so much of a certain Marc Jacobs tunic I... Read more »


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Spring Break Gear for Getaways

March 23, 2011    |    By +
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Spring Break Gear for Getaways

Nothing like a rainy day to make me yearn for my Spring Break Days. All throughout March, thousands of college students take a break from hitting the books to beach bum, head home or hit the road. Despite it’s tawdy reputation, courtesy of MTV, Spring Break is essential to any student’s sanity after a... Read more »


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Game Changer

March 22, 2011    |    By +
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Game Changer

Gift Gurus get excited when a product comes out that WE KNOW will be an extremely popular gift for months (if not years) to come. March 27th is D-Day…more specifically 3D-Day when Nintendo releases its highly anticipated Nintendo 3DS to their handheld console line. And from all early indications, buzz and reviews, the 3DS... Read more »


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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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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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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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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.