Posts tagged "holiday gift guide"

Holiday Gift Guide: Presents For Ami

This year, instead of exchanging holiday presents here at The Frisky, we’ve decided to give each other slideshows of the gifts we would give one another if money were no object. Last, but certainly not least, we have Ami. Click through to see the gifts in her virtual stocking. It’s the thought that counts, right?
By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / December 23, 2011

Holiday Gift Guide: Gifts Picks For Everyone In Your Life From Stylist Robert Verdi!

Robert Verdi, style expert to the stars and gifting guru, has unveiled his top Holiday gifts for everyone on your list – now your last-minute shopping will be a cinch!
By: The Frisky / December 22, 2011

Holiday Gift Guide: Stocking Stuffers For Your Favorite Geek

Do they like science, sci-fi, gadgets, and video games? If the answer is yes, you're shopping for a geek. Here are some stocking stuffers they'll be stoked about!
By: Sophie Leon / December 21, 2011

Thoughtful, Pricey Gifts Are A Waste Of Time

Are you the kind of person who spends hours fretting over the perfect holiday gift? Or who tries to impress by spending big? Don't bother, because it's not helping your cause, writes John Tierney in the New York Times. In fact, price matters a lot more to the giver than to the recipient—and gift-getters would rather have money…
By: Newser / December 21, 2011

Check Out The Frisky’s Holiday 35 Gift Picks!

When it comes to holiday shopping, we have two big goals: 1) Make sure we get something unique and special for everyone on our list and 2) stay on a budget! With that in mind, The Frisky and BuzzMedia partnered with Virgin Mobile to hunt down rad gifts that cost…
By: The Frisky / December 20, 2011

How To Have A Low-Key New Year’s Eve Party That Doesn’t Suck

Call me a Grinch, but I've never really celebrated New Year's Eve. It's freezing cold, it's all about drinking (which means other people barfing and fighting), it involves staying up until the wee hours of the morning, and sometimes your crazy-ass friends expect you to shell out $250 for some stupid club. No thanks!
By: Jessica Wakeman / December 20, 2011

Holiday Gift Guide: For The Guy You Are Soooo In Love With

You've said the L-word. You can't keep your hands off each other. You've met the folks and are comfortable pooping at his place. At this point, any gift you get him just reinforces what he already knows -- you're crazy about him. Here are 10 presents that are perfect for your amazing, awesome, handsome, sexy,…
By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / December 19, 2011

Holiday Gift Guide: Presents For Jessica

This year, instead of exchanging holiday presents here at The Frisky, we’ve decided to give each other slideshows of the gifts we would give one another if money were no object. Last week, the staff gifted me with some awesome imaginary presents. Today it’s Jessica’s turn! Click through…
By: Julie Gerstein / December 19, 2011

Holiday Gift Guide: Tech Gifts For The Man In Your Life

You want to pick out a great gadget gift for that special guy in your life, but you have no idea where to start? Well, we'll let you in on a little tech expert secret here — start by matching the device to his personality. We've spent countless hours doing extensive research on this subject ("extensive…
By: tecca / December 18, 2011

Holiday Gift Guide: For The Animal-Obsessed

He never goes anywhere without his dog. The background pic on her phone is her kitten. We've all got friends and family that are animal obsessed, and finding gifts that they'll love -- be they meowing cat CDs, monkey hats or horse dresses -- has never been easier. Click through for our gift guide to…
By: Julie Gerstein / December 18, 2011

Your Guide To Glamorous Holiday Beauty

The only thing more exciting than amazing holiday gifts is amazing holiday parties. There's something about these late-December days (and nights, and early mornings) that puts everyone in a good mood. Even if you fancy yourself more of a Scrooge, I dare you to keep trying to suppress that contagious joy. Go ahead, pour a…
By: Rachel Krause / December 18, 2011

Holiday Gift Guide: For The Beauty & Makeup Addict

Are you a beauty addict? Do you know one or a few? Then the gift sets on this list will no doubt thrill and amaze. From makeup palettes to body washes to the best in nail polishes, we've got your beauty gift options on lock.
By: Julie Gerstein / December 17, 2011

Holiday Gift Guide: 10 Presents For The Stylish Mom

Have you ever wanted to raid your mom's closet? Could she go toe-to-toe with Martha Stewart in a hostessing contest, if such a contest existed? Does she watch "Work of Art" and have great taste in fiction? Does she make a perfect poached egg? Congrats, your mom has got style in every which way. Here…
By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / December 16, 2011

Get Your Free Shipping On — Today Only!

Still haven't got all your Christmas shopping done? No worries, today is Free Shipping Day, a completely arbitrary and made up celebration of online commerce. More than 2,900 retailers have signed on to participate, including Sephora, Barnes and Noble, and Amelia's fave, J. Crew. You can search by type of good or service you want,…
By: Julie Gerstein / December 16, 2011

Holiday Gift Guide: The Sex Toy Enthusiast (NSFW)

Every holiday season, every publication imaginable puts together gift guides filled with shopping ideas for the festively confused. It has always surprised me that more gift guides for husbands and wives and boyfriends and girlfriends, don't suggest sexy goodies. Lots of sex toys are inexpensive (under $40, with lots of them under $30) and unlike…
By: Jessica Wakeman / December 16, 2011

9 Totally Respectable Holiday “Regifts”

Some of us spend weeks planning our holiday gift shopping. Some of us make extensive lists and go on multiple shopping outings. And others of us wait until Christmas day to ransack our homes looking for something, anything, we can do without. Then we wrap it in emergency tissue paper we keep under the sink.
By: Ami Angelowicz / December 16, 2011

Holiday Gift Guide: For The Avid Athlete

We all have a fitness buff friend, right? You know the type. She jogs on her lunch breaks. She has a favorite treadmill at the gym. She never changes out of her yoga pants but somehow it totally works for her. Here are 10 sporty gifts her healthy little heart desires...
By: Winona Dimeo-Ediger / December 15, 2011

This Season’s Hottest Holiday Card Belongs To Stefon

Get a look at the holiday card sent out to some lucky recipients from the cast and crew of "Saturday Night Live" -- it's Norman Rockwell meets Stefon, "Weekend Update"'s resident club kid! Seeing this gave me the gentle push I needed to spend 30 minutes watching Stefon skits on Hulu (four of which are…
By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / December 15, 2011

Holiday Gift Guide: Presents For Julie

This year, instead of exchanging holiday presents here at The Frisky, we’ve decided to give each other slideshows of the gifts we would give one another if money were no object. Last week, the staff gifted me with some awesome imaginary presents. This week it's Julie's turn! Click through to see the gifts in her virtual stocking.
By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / December 15, 2011