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Happy National Best Friends Day

June 10, 2011    |    By +
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Happy National Best Friends Day

Anybody with a good best friend knows how lucky they are. Friends can be practically family if not more so. They offer support and understanding, and that relationship is something that lasts longer than most. In celebration of National Best Friends Day this past week, we’ve highlighted this classic gift for your BFF –... Read more »


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Two-in-One Combo Dresses

June 7, 2011    |    By +
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Two-in-One Combo Dresses

Layered looks are all the rage these days, but who wants to spend extra funds buying multiple pieces of clothing to achieve one look?  The “separates” look is was made popular back in the 50′s, and like most retro trends, it has come full circle today. But what if you could achieve this versatile... Read more »


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Back to Basics: Braids

May 19, 2011    |    By +
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Back to Basics: Braids

Braids are all the rage these days. You can’t flip open a magazine or walk down the street without seeing some stylish lady with her hair intricately braided. Full disclosure, I was always jealous of the girls in school with french braids.  Anytime I attempted to copy their look, it was like I had... Read more »


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Seeing Double : Designer Inspired Finds

May 13, 2011    |    By +
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Seeing Double : Designer Inspired Finds

I’ve always been a sucker for a bargain. I understand that buying designer items is considered an “investment” but with my budget tight these days and my tax return already spent up, sometimes a it’s hard to resist buying a copycat. Now I’m not one of those people who buys knock-off bags out of... Read more »


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Eco for Everyone

April 21, 2011    |    By +
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Eco for Everyone

Earth Day is only one day away and while it still is a holiday that comes only one day a year, its message is something that should be celebrated year round. So what does it mean to celebrate Earth Day anyway? Does it mean you plant a tree? Bike to work? Start a compost... Read more »


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Couture with a Conscience

April 12, 2011    |    By +
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Couture with a Conscience

Tra Tutti is couture with a conscience: a one-of-a kind online designer consignment shop, carrying high-end and vintage designer brands, with a philanthropic twist! They donate 20% of every sale to charities chosen at checkout by you. Is there a fashionista/vintagista/activista in your life who loves showing off her vintage finds and inimitable sense... Read more »


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Dressed to Kilt

April 8, 2011    |    By +
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Dressed to Kilt

This week is tartan week in New York where the Scots come out to celebrate their heritage. In amongst all of the highland dancing, parades, bagpipes and whiskey, there is a fashion show, “Dressed to Kilt” hosted by the original James Bond and proud Scot, Sir Sean Connery. The theme of this year’s event... Read more »


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Dress Up Your Hair

April 6, 2011    |    By +
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Dress Up Your Hair

With wedding season in full swing, and school proms around the corner, there’s never been a better time to dress up.  Everyone from Kate Spade, Urban Outfitters and now Shopbop is launching their own wedding boutiques. There’s plenty to ooh and ahh over even if you’re not getting married or attending some special occasion.... Read more »


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Bieber Fever Street Style

April 4, 2011    |    By +
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Bieber Fever Street Style

After Justin Bieber endorsed the KR3W hoodie a few weeks ago, it has been a must-have for any stylish young dude or infatuated girl. Lucky for you, we’ve spotted a few new colors that are still available and are just as awesome. What’s not to love about this hoodie anyway? It’s soft, huge, cozy,... Read more »


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A Striped Steal

March 25, 2011    |    By +
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A Striped Steal

Over here at Gifts, we love a good bargain. So when we come across them, we love to share them with our loyal Giftrap readers. I nearly did a double-take when I came across this cotton tank dress from Urban Outfitters because it reminded me so much of a certain Marc Jacobs tunic I... Read more »


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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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