Posts Tagged ‘ Woman ’

Gifting News from Around the Web

May 27, 2011    |    By +
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Gifting News from Around the Web

If you’re still reading this and haven’t left your office yet or still checking some last minute emails, take my advice, step away from the computer and get outta there! Today kicks off the long Memorial Day weekend. That means BBQ’s, beaches, and whatever else begins with a B. It’s finally starting to feel... 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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Q and A a Day: 5-Year Journal

May 16, 2011    |    By +
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Q and A a Day: 5-Year Journal

Once you reached past the age of 16, it becomes more and more difficult to keep a journal. I’m sure I’m not the only one who’s promised themselves at New Years to start jotting down my memories in a daily journal. But where to begin? I know my memory is fresh now, but come... 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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Put a Bird on It

May 12, 2011    |    By +
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Put a Bird on It

I love birds. Whether they’re out in nature or immortalized in sculpture, stencil or screen print, they really do make everything better. My obsession is partly because they’re descendants of dinosaurs, partly because they have the freedom to fly and mostly because each type of bird is so beautifully unique from the next. I... Read more »


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Here Comes the Bride

May 10, 2011    |    By +
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Here Comes the Bride

I recently attended a wedding over the weekend where I was part of the bridal party. While there was hours of preparation that day, I realized that the getting ready part of the wedding day is almost as much fun as the wedding itself. One of the bridesmaids surprised the bride with a last... Read more »


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Derby Day

May 5, 2011    |    By +
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Derby Day

Just because the royal wedding is over, doesn’t mean it’s time to put away your fancy hats. With all the news that’s been going on lately, I almost forgot one of the biggest parties in the Spring, the Kentucky Derby. Horse racing may not be everybody’s forte, but what about mint juleps and big... Read more »


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Celebrate Your Star Mom: Cultured Mom

May 2, 2011    |    By +
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Celebrate Your Star Mom: Cultured Mom

Continuing our series of shout-outs about our favorite celebrity Moms, today’s star mom is Meryl Streep. We’ve already covered the hard-working “Achiever Mom”, the traditional “Classic Mom”, and now we’re going to share our shopping tips for all the creative moms out there. Meryl embodies the culture-vulture Mom. The type who appreciates a good... Read more »


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Guest Guru: Jen Swetzoff of Parenture

April 29, 2011    |    By +
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Guest Guru: Jen Swetzoff of Parenture

Moms are busy people – often accomplishing more in a day that seems humanly possible. For the Super Mom in your life who’s always on the go, celebrate her tireless energy and positive attitude with these gifts for Mother’s Day.   Gifts for Moms on the Go For the mom who’d rather go for... Read more »


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Celebrate Your Star Mom: Classic Mom

April 27, 2011    |    By +
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Celebrate Your Star Mom: Classic Mom

During the coming weeks leading up to Mother’s Day, we’ve been highlighting our favorite Mom’s from our Star Mom Gift Guide. Each of these A-lister’s embody a type of Mom we all know and love. Last week we gushed over funny lady and working mom, Tina Fey. This week it’s all about First Lady... 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!"

Gwen P.
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.