Posts Tagged ‘ Summer ’

Beauty: Summer Trend Report

June 21, 2012    |    By +
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Beauty: Summer Trend Report

The summer solstice is this week and that means that it’s time to update our wardrobes, decor and gift selections to reflect the warm weather and sunshine! To honor this transition, our editors are taking you on a tour of what’s “hot” for summer in their areas of expertise. As the beauty editor at... Read more »


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Staycations: Summer Trend Report

June 20, 2012    |    By +
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Staycations: Summer Trend Report

The summer solstice is this week and that means that it’s time to update our wardrobes, decor, and gift selections to reflect the warm weather and sunshine! To honor this transition, our editors are taking you on a tour of what’s “hot” for summer in their areas of expertise. After thumbing through all of... Read more »


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Pets : Summer Trend Report

June 19, 2012    |    By +
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Pets : Summer Trend Report

The summer solstice is this week and that means that it’s time to update our wardrobes, decor and gift selections to reflect the warm weather and sunshine! To honor this transition, our editors are taking you on a tour of what’s “hot” for summer in their areas of expertise. The biggest trend for pets... Read more »


Kids’ Fashion : Summer Trend Report

June 18, 2012    |    By +
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Kids’ Fashion : Summer Trend Report

As the kid’s gift editor, I am constantly seeking new trends and have just compiled a list of my Summer 2012 Kiddo Style favorites for some warm weather inspiration. This summer is all about simple, light pieces that are play friendly and easy to care for. You’ll see lots of nautical stripes, summer plaids,... Read more »


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Take Your Dog to Work Day Travel Gear

June 15, 2012    |    By +
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Take Your Dog to Work Day Travel Gear

Work and play all in one day! It’s Take Your Dog To Work Day! If you love your doggie like I love mine then you wish you could bring him with you everywhere all of the time! Well today is a special day that celebrates these great companions and offers a fun, summer Friday... Read more »


Sweet Summer Time…..

May 23, 2012    |    By +
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Sweet Summer Time…..

Kick start to your summer wardrobe is officially almost here and people are making their last minute Memorial Day plans for the long weekend. Whether you are going to the beach, barbequing or traveling to your favorite family vacation spot, I have you covered on fun easy looks for this upcoming weekend. Before the... Read more »


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Wicked Good BBQ Gift Idea For Dad

May 17, 2012    |    By +
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Wicked Good BBQ Gift Idea For Dad

  The Gift: “Wicked Good Barbeque” (available now for around $15) The Scoop: If authors Andy Husbands and Chris Hart ever invite you over for a meal, say “yes!” …immediately! Andy and Chris have been piling on Barbeque championships and accolades with mouth-watering regularity. They have now taken tons of their Barbeque knowledge and... Read more »


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Toy Fair: New NERF Blasters = Wild & Wet!

February 14, 2012    |    By +
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Toy Fair: New NERF Blasters = Wild & Wet!

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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Keep Cool with Igloo Totes

September 8, 2011    |    By +
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Keep Cool with Igloo Totes

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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Labor Day Holiday Sales Guide

September 2, 2011    |    By +
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Labor Day Holiday Sales Guide

I have to be honest, I’m actually okay with Summer being over. There’s only so many ways I can work an outfit around a 90 degree temperature. With the school year right around the corner and all the new Fall styles in stores, I’m very excited at the prospect of wearing pants on a... 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.