Posts tagged "presents"

Need Some Genius Gift Ideas? Here’s 5 Of ‘Em

With the holiday season quickly approaching and the recession still affecting everyone's wallet, gift giving is going to take an interesting turn this season. But don't they always say the best gifts are those from the heart and not pre-packaged from a store? Robert Verdi, style expert and TV host, detailed his favorite gift idea…
By: Bianca Posterli / October 13, 2009

Organized Gift Giving Is Better Gift Giving

It may only be Aug. 18, but it's never too early to get crackin' on your holiday shopping. While some of you may operate well under pressure, I need to start thinking about it now. Even if I don't buy the presents right away, it makes me feel less desperate because at least I know…
By: Catherine Strawn / August 18, 2009

Would You Dump Someone Over A Bad Gift?

According to a new study, a third of all women “view an inadequate Christmas gift as a relationship deal-breaker.” Women sited cooking utensils, cleaning products, fake jewelry, and, mysteriously, “a tape dispenser” as bad gift choices. Not surprisingly, lame gifts followed by more disappointments (reservations at the wrong restaurant, perhaps?) led to more breakups, the…
By: Wendy Atterberry / December 12, 2008

Will Vibrators Be the Big Holiday Gift This Year?

Yesterday I posted about the Leading Lipstick Indicator, “a surprisingly reliable theory that suggests consumers turn to inexpensive little treats, like lipstick, when they start freaking out about the future.” It seems that included in those inexpensive indulgences, we women are splurging on sex toys to get us through the hard times. At a…
By: Wendy Atterberry / November 19, 2008
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