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Valentine’s Day Gifts – Splurge or Save?

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Many times, it’s not the cost of the object that counts — it’s the thought. And for Valentine’s Day, cost is certainly a factor: According to our Gifts.com survey, most people reported they won’t spend more than $50 on a Valentine’s Day gift. Still, no matter how many years you’ve been together or if... Read more »


Perfectly Romantic Pinterest Contest!

December 26, 2012    |    By +
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Win $500 for creating the most perfectly romantic Pinterest Board.

We are at it again. This time, You can win a $500 shopping spree by creating the most Perfectly Romantic Pinterest board. So, start your search for the most festive, frilly, and fabulous romantic images you can find for your chance to win. Whether you are into hearts or lace, vintage or modern, red... Read more »


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The Perfect Gift for History Buffs & Romantics Alike

July 23, 2012    |    By +
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The Perfect Gift for History Buffs & Romantics Alike

I love “feel good” stories, so I couldn’t resist writing about the book My Dearest Anna by Kara Martinelli. When Kara Martinelli’s beloved grandfather passed away, she didn’t want his heroic and inspiring accounts of flying during WWII to go with him. Then, she learned that she had also inherited a collection of letters... Read more »


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Guest Guru: Valentine’s Day Gifts for the Wife

February 8, 2012    |    By +
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Guest Guru: Valentine’s Day Gifts for the Wife

Melissa Chapman is one busy lady! She regularly blogs about her marriage, family life, and everything in between at Married My Sugar Daddy and you can find her work in ABC News, Momtourage, Lifetime Moms, Babble, The Washington Post, Time Out NY Kids and iVillage. It’s the day that strikes fear in the heart of... Read more »


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Top 10 Sap-Free Valentine’s Day Gifts for Guys

January 31, 2012    |    By +
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Top 10 Sap-Free Valentine’s Day Gifts for Guys

Valentine’s Day is all about the celebration of love, in all of its forms. But when it comes to gifting for guys, it’s better to save the sentimentality for the greeting cards. His eyes aren’t going to light up at the sign of a giant teddy bear or a box full of chocolates, so... Read more »


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A Guy’s Guide to Valentine’s Day

January 26, 2012    |    By +
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A Guy’s Guide to Valentine’s Day

For many guys Valentine’s Day is a minefield. It seems it’s a lot easier to get it wrong than it is to get it right. Don’t Panic. Relax. You got this. Some great gifting advice nuggets: You know what she likes. It’s best to stay in that realm and don’t guess and gift her... Read more »


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Perfect Your Pout for V-day

January 17, 2012    |    By +
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Perfect Your Pout for V-day

Red lipstick has always made a statement. Cleopatra used a version of red lipstick made from crushed carmine beetles, Queen Elizabeth I of England used one made from beeswax and red plant stains almost 500 years ago and the Flappers of the 1920′s used red lipstick to show their rebellious nature. Today red lipstick... Read more »


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Sites We Love: Tastebook

January 10, 2012    |    By +
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Sites We Love: Tastebook

As a Gift Guru, I consider it my number one priority to not only find great gifts, but to give them as well. I’m always on the lookout for that something special that stands out from all of the usual stuff you find in the malls and other major retail chains. So anytime I... Read more »


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An Anniversary Gift that Gets Better with Age

October 11, 2011    |    By +
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An Anniversary Gift that Gets Better with Age

Here at Gifts, we like to think of every anniversary as a milestone and worthy of celebration. Whether you’re married or still dating, it’s important to take the time to show your loved one how much they’re appreciated. Like any gift, anniversary gifts are all about context and will differ for each type of... Read more »


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Gifting News from Around the Web

February 11, 2011    |    By +
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Gifting News from Around the Web

With the weekend finally upon us, who will you be celebrating Valentine’s Day with: Boyfriend, Wife, BFF? Whatever the case, there’s never been a better occasion to break out the wine and chocolate. This weekend is gonna be a busy one, with the guru’s getting a sneak peak at the largest Toy Fair in... 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.