Posts Tagged ‘ Kids ’

A Tisket, A Tasket…

April 2, 2012    |    By +
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A Tisket, A Tasket…

Easter is around the corner and if you’re still thinking what to fill those Easter baskets with, I’ve got you covered. I’m a huge fan of personalized baskets I think it puts an extra personal touch on the holiday. Also, kids love that they have their very own with their name on it. The... Read more »


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Kids Fashion: Spring Trend Report

March 20, 2012    |    By +
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Kids Fashion: Spring Trend Report

HELLO Spring!! It’s the time of year where we say goodbye to heavy coats and hello to our spring wardrobe. As kids gift editor, I am constantly seeking new trends and have compiled a list of my kiddo spring favorites for 2012. This year we’re going back to basics with simple, play friendly, wearable... Read more »


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Happy Birthday Dr. Seuss!

March 2, 2012    |    By +
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Happy Birthday Dr. Seuss!

When you think of your favorite childhood book growing up more than likely at least one of them was written by the most famous doctor of all time, Dr. Seuss. With the upcoming new Dr. Seuss movie The Lorax just days away I thought it would be fun to give some fun facts about... Read more »


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It’s National Tooth Fairy Day!

February 28, 2012    |    By +
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It’s National Tooth Fairy Day!

  Today is National Tooth Fairy Day! While it’s not a very gift-able occasion, National Tooth Fairy Day does give us a second to pause and think about one or our favorite mythical bearers of gifts! Sure, Santa and the Easter Bunny grab most of the headlines, but as a child, there was definitely... 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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Toy Fair: Eco-Bonk Animals

February 19, 2012    |    By +
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Toy Fair: Eco-Bonk Animals

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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Guest Guru: Laurie Schacht the Toy Insider Mom

February 17, 2012    |    By +
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Guest Guru: Laurie Schacht the Toy Insider Mom

Toy Guru Laurie Schacht gave us her sage prediction about the toys of 2012 from the floor of the Toy Industry Association’s 2012 Toy Fair in New York City! Laurie is co-Publisher of The Toy Insider and CTO (chief toy officer) for The Toy Book and The Licensing Book, as well as the contributing... Read more »


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Toy Fair: Bobble Bots Moshi Monsters!

February 15, 2012    |    By +
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Toy Fair: Bobble Bots Moshi Monsters!

  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... Read more »


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Gift Fair Favorites: Janod Toys

February 9, 2012    |    By +
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Gift Fair Favorites: Janod Toys

The New York International Gift Fair is the bi-annual industry gathering for the gift industry. The tradeshow is THE place where 35,000 attendees from all over the globe come to see both the latest trends if gifting as well as to get a look at what the “must-have” gifts will be in the coming... Read more »


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Gift Fair Favorites: GrandCamp Adventures

February 3, 2012    |    By +
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Gift Fair Favorites: GrandCamp Adventures

The New York International Gift Fair is the bi-annual industry gathering for the gift industry. The tradeshow is THE place where 35,000 attendees from all over the globe come to see both the latest trends if gifting as well as to get a look at what the “must-have” gifts will be in the coming... 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.