The gift that lasts a lifetime
- Extrahousehold Giving in Popular Gift Categories: A Socioeconomic and Demographic Analysis. Wagner, Janet; Garner, Thesia // Advances in Consumer Research;1993, Vol. 20 Issue 1, p515
Analyzes the effects of the socioeconomic and demographic characteristics of households on the probability of expenditures for extrahousehold gifts. Economic theory and extrahousehold giving; Family size; Number of female adults in the household; Stage in the family life cycle; Probability of...
- In the spirit of giving. // Advocate;11/12/96, Issue 720, p68
Presents various illustrations of merchandise suitable for gifts. Information on gardening tools and equipment from `Martha by Mail,' shopping guide; Sporting equipment form several sporting goods manufacturers including Mercedes-Benz; Personal accessories such as sunglasses and cigars.
- The Black Enterprise executive guide to gift giving. Torrence-Thompson, J. // Black Enterprise;Dec89, Vol. 20 Issue 5, p109
Offers a guide for purchasing gifts for business clients, associates, family members and friends, with gift-giving strategies of a few entrepreneurs and corporate executives.
- Portable presents. // Black Enterprise;Dec90, Vol. 21 Issue 5, p86
Suggests several gift ideas for traveling executives. Includes an accordion wallet, solid stainless steel and leather watch, and luggage; Purchase information.
- Executive style. // Black Enterprise;Dec90, Vol. 21 Issue 5, p88
Suggests several gift ideas for executive business acquaintances and colleagues. Includes an 18-carat gold nib with a platinum inlay fountain pen, gold-trimmed executive desk diary, and a set of leather bookends with matching leather desk blotter; Purchase information.
- Personal mementos. // Black Enterprise;Dec90, Vol. 21 Issue 5, p90
Suggests several gift ideas for business associates, family and friends that reflect personal interests and tastes. Includes a hand-held massager, a stack of holiday snacks and beautiful, historical books that chronicle cultural history; Purchaseinformation.
- Spirited gifts. Fried, E. // Black Enterprise;Dec90, Vol. 21 Issue 5, p107
Suggests a variety of gift packages that feature good wines or spirits accompanied by delicious foods or beautiful accessories.
- Christmas gift guide. // BMX Plus;Dec92, Vol. 15 Issue 12, p70
Presents a listing of BMX bike parts suitable for giving a BMX rider for Christmas. Includes brake parts, seating parts and steering parts. Prices; Features; Manufacturers.
- Best buy gifts. // Consumer Reports;Nov96, Vol. 61 Issue 11, p8
Presents Consumer Reports' recommendations for gift giving for Christmas 1996, including brands. Boxed chocolate; Breadmakers; Single use cameras; Pots and pans; Desktop computers; Board games; Music to go; Software for kids; In-line skates; Pagers; Helmets; Computer printers; Camcorders;...
- Garden gifts galore. // Flower & Garden;Dec90, Vol. 34 Issue 6, p8
Presents a selection of holiday gifts for gardeners. Gives suppliers' addresses. Windflowers from Wind Related, Inc.; `An Island Garden Daybook' featuring Childe Hassam's paintings of the Celia Thaxter gardens at Appledore in New England; Lawn Ranger Chaps from W.E. Chapps, Inc.; More. Photos...