Posts Tagged ‘ Winter ’

Happy Groundhog Day!

February 2, 2013    |    By +
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According to folklore (and Wikipedia), if it is cloudy when a groundhog emerges from its burrow on this day, then spring will come early; if it is sunny, the groundhog will supposedly see its shadow and retreat back into its burrow, and the winter weather will continue for six more weeks. Punxsutawney Phil is... Read more »


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Winter Is Coming…Gift Accordingly

December 16, 2012    |    By +
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For many “Winter Is Coming” is all about HBO on 3/31/13.  But for any one who has glanced at the calendar lately, the tempatures are about to drop in a big way in many parts of the country.  So here are a few hot gift ideas that will really hit the spot when it... Read more »


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Holiday Pin to Win Contest Kicks Off Today!

November 2, 2012    |    By +
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  Want to win $1000? Obsessed with Pinterest? Love finding ideas for your gifts and celebrations on Gifts.com? The Gifts.com Holiday Pin to Win Board Contest is the ultimate contest for you! Celebrate the season of giving and togetherness with a board full of everything that inspires you.  Whether it’s your holiday wish list,... Read more »


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It’s Scarf Season

January 24, 2012    |    By +
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It’s Scarf Season

You wouldn’t know it given all the wispy dresses and strappy sandals in store, but winter is here to stay. This past week’s snowfall was a cruel reminder that we’re not quite over the weather hump. And while it’s important to bundle up, you don’t have to sacrifice style to stay warm this season.... Read more »


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CES 2012 Favorites: Agloves Touch Screen Gloves

January 20, 2012    |    By +
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CES 2012 Favorites: Agloves Touch Screen Gloves

The International Consumer Electronics Show (CES) is the world’s largest consumer technology trade show. Nearly 150,000 attendees are on hand to check out over 2500 exhibitors showcasing their latest products on more than 1.6 million feet of exhibit space. This trade show is massive! Since consumer electronics are the hottest and (still) fastest growing... Read more »


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Guest Guru: John Taylor of Daddy Yo Dude

December 19, 2011    |    By +
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Guest Guru: John Taylor of Daddy Yo Dude

We’ve had a number of Guest Bloggers give us the lowdown on their favorite gear and personal wishlists, but what about the guys? So to gain some insight into what are the cool men’s gifts this year, we asked one of our favorite bloggers, John Taylor of (The Daddy Yo Dude) to share his... Read more »


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Beauty Gifts for Spa Lovers

December 15, 2011    |    By +
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Beauty Gifts for Spa Lovers

This holiday season give the gift of relaxation. Every women need a little luxury in her life, and what better way to lift her spirits and battle SAD (Seasonal Affective Disorder) then with a pampering spa gift. Perfumes can be tricky since most women have their favorite, but a bath or skin care set... Read more »


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Thermal Down Shirts for Winter Warriors

December 8, 2011    |    By +
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Thermal Down Shirts for Winter Warriors

The Gift: The MicroTherm Down Shirt (For Men & Women for around $175) The Scoop: As the mercury starts to head south in a big way here’s one you should check out. It’s the MicroTherm Down Shirt (for men & women). What makes this “shirt” amazing is that it’s basically a hybrid between a... Read more »


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Add Some Sparkle and Shimmer to your Style

December 7, 2011    |    By +
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Add Some Sparkle and Shimmer to your Style

Tis’ the season to shine! Everywhere you look, there’s sequins, glitter and metallics making heads turn. With plenty of holiday parties on the horizon, there are plenty of reasons to add a little sparkle to your look. But like with all trends, it’s all about moderation. You don’t want to show up wearing sequins... Read more »


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Our 2011 Holiday Toy Guide is Here!

November 3, 2011    |    By +
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Our 2011 Holiday Toy Guide is Here!

Each year, the Gifts team compiles our favorite toys we tried and tested throughout the year to come up with our Holiday Toy Guide. And trust me when I say, it gets harder and harder each year. With so many toys out there and your child being bombarded with advertising everywhere, it’s hard to... 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.