Posts tagged "gifts"

Comedian Reinterprets Classic Pin-Ups For Satirical Feminist Calendar Pin Up Yours

Do you dream of a world where women are raunchy with abandon, able to own their sexuality, and laugh at themselves and everything else in the world?
We sure as hell do,…

Katrin Higher | October 16, 2015 - 4:20 pm

Emily Postmodern: You Only Get To Have One Registry, So Use It Wisely

Certain household appliances signal one has arrived at adulthood. For me, it was a KitchenAid stand mixer. These large, highly-specialized items don’t lend themselves well to the vagabond ways of

Julianna Rose Dow | August 20, 2015 - 12:00 pm

Seattle Girl Receives Jeweled Gifts From Crow Friends

This is not a fairy tale or a “Portlandia” sketch. This is real life eight year old Seattle native Gabi Mann, who routinely receives trinkets from her garden’s visiting crows…

Katrin Higher | March 1, 2015 - 9:30 am

I Did My Christmas Shopping Early This Year And It Was Awesome

A few months ago, I decided on a whim that I would get my holiday shopping done early, and I’m so glad I did. I tend to be somewhat of…

Claire Hannum | December 25, 2014 - 1:00 pm

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 - 3:00 pm

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,…

Katie Oldenburg | December 17, 2014 - 9:00 am

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…

Katie Oldenburg | December 12, 2014 - 10:00 am

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…

Claire Hannum | December 10, 2014 - 4:00 pm

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…

Katie Oldenburg | December 7, 2014 - 10:01 am

9 Handmade Ryan Gosling Accessories You Need

Now that Ryan Gosling is officially off the market, ladies everywhere are heartbroken. Just because you can’t physically have him with you doesn’t mean you have to give up on…

College Candy | December 6, 2014 - 10:30 am

Mommie Dearest: Why Are Kids’ Toys So Crappy?

One of the coolest parts of childhood is definitely all the toys. But as a parent today — especially a feminist one — toys can be one of the more…

Avital Norman Nathman | December 5, 2014 - 1:00 pm

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 - 9:00 am

How To Pick A Great Gift: A Guide For People Who Are Not So Good At Reading Others

You know that phrase, “It’s the thought that counts”? I feel like we’ve gotten away from it a little. It’s used ironically so often now — like, you got a…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | November 28, 2014 - 12:00 pm

Etsy Spotlight: Unique Gifts For TV Show Superfans (Past And Present)

The holidays are upon us, which means it’s time to shop, but what do you get for someone who’s permanently stationed in front of their TV? We’ve compiled some unique…

Katie Oldenburg | November 25, 2014 - 5:10 pm

15 Boozy Gift Ideas For The Drinkers In Your Life

The holidays are upon us, which means it’s time to start shopping for the perfect gifts to get for your loved ones. As much as I’m sure your dad enjoyed…

Katie Oldenburg | November 21, 2014 - 9:00 am

And The Average Cost Of Gwyneth Paltrow’s Holiday Gift Guide Items Is…

Gwyneth Paltrow’s 2014 holiday gift guide is out, and it’s about as ridiculous as you’d expect. E! and ETOnline both added up the total cost of all the items on…

Newser | November 14, 2014 - 2:45 pm

Thank Me Later: I’ve Found The Solution To Your Holiday Gifting Dilemmas

Every year in the beginning of November, I start panicking about the upcoming holidays and all of the presents I need to get. I have a particularly large family with…

Katie Oldenburg | November 11, 2014 - 9:00 am

16 Gifts For The Ultimate Beyoncé Fan

If I could have a room in my house dedicated to the perfection that is Beyoncé, I would do it. Unfortunately, I’m single, and a large display of Mrs. Carter…

Katie Oldenburg | August 27, 2014 - 11:00 am

Holiday Gift Guide: For The Ridiculously Rich Person Who Has Everything

At a loss for what to purchase for a friend who already has a Bulgari watch, a Birkin bag, and a closet filled with Chanel? Well, have we got something…

Rachel Krause | December 18, 2013 - 9:00 am

7 Rules For Spontaneous Gifting

Between growing up Jewish and having a birthday two days before Christmas, it became ingrained in me that holiday presents only happen sometimes. In my world, gifts are never a…

Ami Angelowicz | December 17, 2013 - 1:00 pm
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