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Toy Fair Favorites: HEXBUG Aquabots!

February 13, 2013    |    By +
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Out of the tens of thousands of new toys at the 2013 American International Toy Fair, the HEXBUG Aquabot was one of my favorites! Here’s why I think your kids will love it too. Toy Name: The HEXBUG Aquabot The Scoop: You may be familiar with all the fun, creepy, crawly robotic toys HEXBUG has... Read more »


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Toy Fair Favorites: The High Roller!

February 12, 2013    |    By +
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Out of the tens of thousands of new toys at the 2013 American International Toy Fair, the High Roller was one of my favorites! Here’s why I love this “Go Big- Or Go Home” toy! Toy Name: High Roller The Scoop: A while back I came across a one-off, prototype, sample of the classic... Read more »


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Toy Fair Scoop: Barbie Digital Makeover Mirror

February 12, 2013    |    By +
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Out of the millions of new toys at Toy Fair I found the Barbie Digital Makeover Mirror  and here’s why I think your kids will love it. Toy Name: Barbie Digital Makeover Mirror The Scoop: Transform your iPad into the ultimate digital makeover mirror! This makeup free Vanity allows girls to beautify themselves without... Read more »


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NYIGF Inside Scoop: Apple Park

January 31, 2013    |    By +
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GIFT NAME: Apple Park Woodland Pal Plush Toys & Picnic Pal Backpacks We’re posting about the most unique, exciting and sure-to-be-popular gift ideas that we’re seeing while walking the New York International Gift Fair.  It is one of the biggest events of its kind in the world and it’s right here in our own... Read more »


2012 Toys“R”Us Hot Holiday Toy List!

December 3, 2012    |    By +
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I am always on the lookout for the most popular and unique toys available, and I have a few secret sources that I return to again and again for inspiration. One of those sources is The Toys”R”Us Hot Holiday Toy List that showcases what they predict to be the most-wanted toys of the season.... Read more »


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Hexbug Tagamoto: Time To Play Inside Scoop

September 28, 2012    |    By +
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Hexbug Tagamoto: Time To Play Inside Scoop

The Time to Play event happens twice a year and is THE best event for spotting the hottest toys for the upcoming season. Only the biggest and best will have tables at this exclusive industry event and we have the inside scoop! We’ll be reporting on our favorite discoveries at the event so that... Read more »


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XBOX Kinect TV Titles: Time To Play Inside Scoop

September 28, 2012    |    By +
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XBOX Kinect TV Titles: Time To Play Inside Scoop

The Time to Play event happens twice a year and is THE best event for spotting the hottest toys for the upcoming season. Only the biggest and best will have tables at this exclusive industry event and we have the inside scoop! We’ll be reporting on our favorite discoveries at the event so that... Read more »


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The Original Big Wheel: Time to Play Inside Scoop

September 28, 2012    |    By +
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The Original Big Wheel: Time to Play Inside Scoop

The Time to Play event happens twice a year and is THE best event for spotting the hottest toys for the upcoming season. Only the biggest and best will have tables at this exclusive industry event and we have the inside scoop! We’ll be reporting on our favorite discoveries at the event so that... Read more »


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Time To Play: An Inside Scoop

September 28, 2012    |    By +
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  The Time to Play event happens twice a year and is THE best event for spotting the hottest toys for the upcoming season. Only the biggest and best will have tables at this exclusive industry event and we have the inside scoop! We’ll be reporting on our favorite discoveries at the event so... Read more »


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Holiday Toy Preview…App Toys

September 21, 2012    |    By +
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Holiday Toy Preview…App Toys

Each year, the Gifts team compiles our favorite toys that we have tried and tested throughout the year and come up with our Holiday Toy Guide. Here is a sneak peak at what will be the most coveted toys of the upcoming holiday season. Stock up now, because they’re going to sell out! Get... 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.