Posts Tagged ‘ School & Dorm ’

Gifts for Girls Going Away to College

August 15, 2013    |    By +
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Goodbye lockers, hello dorm rooms! As summer looms to an end and fall is almost upon us, recent grads start packing their gear in eager anticipation of the big move to college. For most students, this is a really exciting time, but even the most courageous of the bunch can be a little nervous.... Read more »


Going Away to College Gifts for Guys

August 14, 2013    |    By +
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Goodbye lockers, hello dorm rooms! As summer looms to an end and fall is almost upon us, recent grads start packing their gear in eager anticipation of the big move to college. For most students, this is a really exciting time, but even the most courageous of the bunch can be a little nervous.... Read more »


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Get Ready…It’s Back to School Shopping Season!

August 10, 2012    |    By +
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Get Ready…It’s Back to School Shopping Season!

The first annual Teen Vogue Back to School Saturday will be taking place on August 11. Shoppers will be able to enjoy great deals and discounts on the hottest brands that kids and teens love. Popular brands that will be participating include American Eagle, Express, GAP, Guess, H&M and much more. To check out... Read more »


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Back to School Saturday

August 7, 2012    |    By +
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Back to School Saturday

Everyone knows the biggest shopping day of the year is Black Friday. It is said to have the best deals and it marks the unofficial start of the holiday shopping season. Well, this year Teen Vogue is partnering with several retailers to start Back to School Saturday; an official kick-off of the back-to-school shopping... Read more »


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Guru Approved: Thule Crossover Backpack

August 16, 2011    |    By +
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Guru Approved: Thule Crossover Backpack

Outdoor Retailer Summer Market (a.k.a “OR”) is the world’s largest outdoor sports industry gathering! This is THE place to find the hot products, the latest trends and see the “coming soon” goods from over 1000 outdoor lifestyle brands. The trick for a Gift Guru is to find the fun, unique, helpful and ultimately “gift-able”... Read more »


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It’s a Mad Mad Mad Mad World

January 31, 2011    |    By +
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It’s a Mad Mad Mad Mad World

Twice a year, the Gifts team heads to the New York International Gift Fair to see what companies big and small have to offer in the new year.  If you think we have a hard time narrowing down our favorite gifts from thousands of products all over the web, you can’t imagine the task... Read more »


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Backpacks are Back for School

August 24, 2010    |    By +
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Backpacks are Back for School

Backpacks have always gone through their ups and downs.  The trendy messenger bag  overtook it and then the tote, but after years of awkwardly carrying heavy loads on one shoulder, students everywhere are ready to upgrade their level of ergonomic comfort with a stylish backpack this fall.  For any teen heading back to school,... 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.