Posts tagged "gift guide"

13 Not-So-Corny Gifts For Your Favorite College Graduate

Graduation season means gifting your great grand-niece or whomever lots of sparkly framed quotes about dreaming big and “shooting for the moon,” but what about a gift she could actually use? I’m not trying to knock sentimental gifts — they can spark happy tears and make wonderful lifelong keepsakes — but if you’re stumped o…

Claire Hannum / May 7, 2015

13 Totes Adorbs Gifts For Your Internet-Obsessed Frenz

If you’re struggling with what to get your Reddit-obsessed friends for the holidays this year, maybe it’s time to admit who you are and go all in on Internet jokes.
You don’t even need to create your own. Many of the Internet memes you already love have been transformed into everything from clothing to gadgets,…

Huffington Post Weird News / December 20, 2014

Gift Guide: For The New Age Spiritualist

Need a gift for that person in your life that’s always checking their vibes, commenting on the color of your aura and signing their emails “Namaste”? Here are some vibrantly energetic treasures for the new age-y spiritualist……

Amelia McDonell-Parry / December 18, 2014

Gift Guide: For The Vintage Lover

These vintage-inspired gifts are sure to delight that friend of yours with a hardcore nostalgia streak.

Claire Hannum / December 17, 2014

Etsy Spotlight: 15 Ugly Gifts That Will Put A Smile On Your Face (But Not Theirs)

Whether you’re looking for a gag gift or just something to give to someone you hate, Etsy has got you covered. The site is chock full of (unintentionally) ugly items, that make you wonder why the hell they were made in the first place. Perfect for a holiday surprise that is sure to leave your…

Katie Oldenburg / December 17, 2014

Gift Guide: 10 Gifts For Aspiring And Beginner Photographers

Do you know someone who’s always been really handy with a point-and-shoot camera, who wants to move up to DSLR but doesn’t know what to do first? I was that, once! Click through for all the basic supplies your loved one will need to get started doing DSLR photography.

Rebecca Vipond Brink / December 16, 2014

Gift Guide: For The Introverted Homebody

Want to know what to get a friend or loved one who seriously never wants to leave the comfort of their own home? Take it from this diehard introverted homebody — these nine gifts are sure to make them dick out on even more future plans!

Amelia McDonell-Parry / December 15, 2014

Gift Guide: For The Person Who’s Always Cold

No matter who you are and where you live, you’re bound to know someone who’s always cold. You know… that person who wears wool sweaters in 80-degree weather, whose hands and lips turn blue when there’s a slight spring breeze. It’s time to help them with their struggle. We’ve compiled a list of cozy and…

Katie Oldenburg / December 12, 2014

Gift Guide: 15 Gifts For The Feminist You’re Fond Of

What to get the exhausted feminist in your life? Something practical, something to make them laugh, something to tell catcallers where they can shove it? Click through for ideas!
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Rebecca Vipond Brink / December 11, 2014

Gift Guide: Handmade Gifts From Artisans I Found Through Instagram

Instagram is of course awesome for documenting your daily life in photographs, and following the happenings of your friends and loved ones. But I actually follow a whole big list of total strangers on Instagram, many of whom are artsy craftsy types who make beautiful handmade home decor, accessories, jewelry, etc. There’s a whole interconnected…

Amelia McDonell-Parry / December 11, 2014

Gift Guide: For The Recently Dumped

Break-ups are tough enough as it is, but a heartbreak during the holiday season is particularly excruciating. Nobody wants to be surrounded by gushy holiday cheer bullshit when their heart is torn in two. Here’s what to buy for that fantastic, talented, loving, newly single friend of yours who deserves way better than her ex…

Claire Hannum / December 10, 2014

Gift Guide: For The Person Who Can’t Leave The House Without Consulting Their Horoscope

We all have one — someone in our lives who can’t meet someone new without asking their sign (and their rising sign and their moon sign, too, would be helpful!) or whose most clever retort during an argument is to say, “Ugh, you’re being such a stubborn Taurus right now.” I am that person i…

Amelia McDonell-Parry / December 9, 2014

Gift Guide: 10 Honest-To-Goodness Gifts For Minimalists

Minimalists try to live on as few items as possible, spend money only when necessary, and prioritize having good experiences over having things. It’s an anti-consumerist lifestyle, so what do you do for them during the most consumeristic season of the year? Click through for ideas!
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Rebecca Vipond Brink / December 8, 2014

Gift Guide: 10 Music Tech Gifts For The Audiophile

This year was a big year for The Frisky in terms of music. We fell in love with A-Audio headphones and have been blasting Taylor Swift’s 1989 on Amelia’s kickass wireless speaker, so it was only appropriate to highlight the music tech we love (and want) this year. Got a music lover on your gift…

Katie Oldenburg / December 7, 2014

Gift Guide: For The Homesick Transplant

Moving away from home to a new city or country can be a great thing, but everyone misses their roots now and then, especially during the holidays. Here’s what to gift your favorite homesick transplant to keep her old home in her heart while she makes a new home in her current digs.

Claire Hannum / December 6, 2014

Gift Guide: For The Person You’re Sleeping With

Whether they’re a friend with benefits, spouse or someone you’re screwing to pass the time, they deserve more than just a Christmas card. Here’s what to get for the person your sleeping with (while also treating yourself to a little somethin’ somethin’).

The Frisky / December 5, 2014

Gift Guide: For The Jetsetting Travel Enthusiast

Got a travel fanatic in your life? Here’s what to get them this holiday season!

Claire Hannum / December 4, 2014

Gift Guide: 11 Gifts For the Dapper Dude Or Dame

Do you have a masculine-presenting friend or loved one (male, female, trans, or anywhere in between) who’s too stylish for words? Cheers to the masculine set! There’s a lot to say for the craft, simple elegance, and timelessness of the dapper aesthetic. Both the dapper ladies and gents in your life will appreciate these gifts!

Rebecca Vipond Brink / December 3, 2014

10 DIY Gifts For Kids, Because Toys Are Too Damn Expensive

I know what it’s like to be broke and have kids to shop for during the holidays: It’s impossible to know what to get them in the first place, and then when you do find out what toys they want, they’re Lego sets that cost $200. No, sir. That is an expense for Santa.
The…

Rebecca Vipond Brink / December 2, 2014

Cool Idea: Call T.J. Maxx & Marshalls’ Holiday Gift Hotline To Ask Famous Experts What To Buy

Not sure what to get for that hard-to-buy person on your holiday list? T.J. Maxx and Marshalls are making shopping easier this year by bringing back their Holiday Gift Hotline, with famous gifting experts as their operators! Pretty cool, huh?

According to a survey by T.J. Maxx and Marshalls, parents, colleagues, men, teenager…

Katie Oldenburg / December 1, 2014
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