Citations with the tag: GIFTS
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- The gift that lasts a lifetime.
// New York State Conservationist; Dec95, Vol. 50 Issue 3, Wild in New York p8
Presents a gift suggestion for a fishing companion. Features of a lifetime hunting, fishing or sporting license.
- 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...
- Books for Christmas.
Wagner, Janet; Garner, Thesia // American Spectator; Dec92, Vol. 25 Issue 12, p20
Presents `American Spectator's' annual list of holiday gift suggestions from distinguished readers and writers. James M. Buchanan's suggestion of George Steiner's `Real Presences'; Edward A. Capano's suggestion of William F. Buckley, Jr.'s `WindFall'; Robert Conquest's suggestion of John Gross'...
- In the spirit of giving.
Wagner, Janet; Garner, Thesia // 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.
- Boss gifts.
Wagner, Janet; Garner, Thesia // Black Enterprise; Dec88, Vol. 19 Issue 5, p87
Gives tips on choosing the right gift for a boss or a client. What not to give (from `The Art and Etiquette of Gift Giving' by Dawn Bryan); List of manufacturers' catalogs.
- 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.
- Giving gifts to minors.
Torrence-Thompson, J. // Black Enterprise; Nov90, Vol. 21 Issue 4, p36
Offers tips on giving property gifts to minors. Legal requirements; Tax considerations.
- Portable presents.
Torrence-Thompson, J. // 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.
Torrence-Thompson, J. // 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.
Torrence-Thompson, J. // 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.
Fried, E. // 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.
- Foods by mail.
Dudek, B. // Country Living; Apr90, Vol. 13 Issue 4, p150
Suggests gift ideas for Mother's Day with a guide to diverse mail-order foods.
- You and your pet.
M.A.R. // Country Living; Nov90, Vol. 13 Issue 11, p226
Photo essay of unique presents for dogs, cats and birds.
- Country bookshelf.
M.A.R. // Country Living; Dec90, Vol. 13 Issue 12, p45
Reviews several gift books on a variety of topics that feature breathtaking photography and attractive bindings. Includes `Living with Lace,' by Bo Niles; `The Story of American Toys,' by Richard O'Brien; `Five Star Folk Art,' by Elizabeth Warren, et al; `At Home: The American Family 1750-1870,'...
- Holiday gifts to create.
M.A.R. // Country Living; Dec90, Vol. 13 Issue 12, p122
Suggests several homemade holiday gifts from the kitchen for family or feathered friends. Packaging ideas; Recipes. INSET: Ornaments for birds..
- Foods by mail.
Dudek, B.A. // Country Living; Nov91, Vol. 14 Issue 11, p186
Lists a variety of rich candies, fruit preserves and products available by mail for holiday gift-giving. Northwest specialties from The Fruit Tree; Sweets from Epicurean Fantasys; Preserves from Sarabeth's Kitchen; More; How to order.
- Purr-ecious pet presents.
M.A.R. // Country Living; Nov91, Vol. 14 Issue 11, p196
Features a selection of suggested gifts for pets. Pet Pouch carrier; Kitty Privvy; Crescent Moon Birdhouse; Pastel ceramic dishes; Personalized pet blankets.
- Country bookshelf.
M.A.R. // Country Living; Dec91, Vol. 14 Issue 12, p120
Reviews several country books as ideas for Christmas gifts. `Late Harvest,' an anthology of rural American writing edited by David R. Pichaske; `The Bed,' a history of beds by Alecia Beldegreen; `For Our Children,' a collection of children's songsthat benefits the Pediatric AIDS Foundation; More.
- The striped robe.
Brown, Lois // Country Living; Sep94, Vol. 17 Issue 9, p82
Tells the story of how a kid chose a perfect birthday for her mother.
- Save our countryside.
Willis, Monica Michael // Country Living; Dec94, Vol. 17 Issue 12, p25
Features imaginative conservation-minded presents for the holiday season. Includes Real Goods' Dynamo & Solar Radio; `In Witness: Endangered Species of North America,' book of photographs by Susan Middleton, David Liittschwager and the California Academy of Sciences; Kid Grid diary from Earth Care.
- Save our countryside.
Willis, Monica Michael // Country Living; Dec95, Vol. 18 Issue 12, p25
Presents several gift suggestions for the holiday season. Wooden tree ornaments which are encrusted with millet, corn and sunflower seeds; Book titled `National Wildlife Federation's Guide to Gardening for Wildlife,' by Craig Tufts and Peter Loewer; Graphic maps; Eternal Rhythms note cards.
- Merry red-white-and-blue Christmas.
Sadowsky, P.; Needham, S. // Cosmopolitan; Dec91, Vol. 211 Issue 6, following p164
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- Free gifts to give your man.
Cox, L.; Mitchell, L.P. // Cosmopolitan; Dec91, Vol. 211 Issue 6, p200
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- The perfect present...
Copeland, Irene // Cosmopolitan; Sep96, Vol. 221 Issue 3, p234
Suggests gift items for different occasions. Includes bracelets for a friend's birthday; Clock for weddings; Balloons for a sick friend.
- Best buy gifts.
Copeland, Irene // 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;...
- Gift certificates--a little boring, but...
Tyson, James L. // Christian Science Monitor; 12/5/96, Vol. 89 Issue 8, p9
States that in a survey, it was found that gift certificates are on the listing of Yuletide shoppers. Survey carried out by the National Retail Federation in Washington and Deloitte & Touche LLP in New York; Comments from Ann Woolman of Sears, Roebuck & Company.
- Modern-day scrooge: Low on spending, high on spirit.
Gardner, Marilyn // Christian Science Monitor; 12/19/96, Vol. 89 Issue 18, p12
Gives information on the Society to Curtail Ridiculous, Outrageous, and Obstentatious Gift Exchanges (SCROOGE), an organization designed to let people enjoy Christmas without being bankrupt after. How the organization began; Number of members the group has; Comments from Charles Langham,...
- A homestead Christmas.
Palmer, Jan // Countryside & Small Stock Journal; Nov/Dec96, Vol. 80 Issue 6, p65
Suggests homemade gifts which are ideal for Christmas. Includes baking extra bread or cookies; Knitting of sweater; Decoupage, photography and metalworking as different gift ideas.
- High-tech holidays.
Allen, Anna // Design News; 12/1/97, Vol. 53 Issue 24, p27
Suggests a number of technologies which can be given as Christmas gifts. Details on Explore Technologies' Odyssey, Atlasphere; Design of this technology; Development of Near-Touch, a proximity-sensing technology; Comment from Jim Margraff, co-founder of Explore Technologies.
Knight, K. // Essence (Essence); Dec90, Vol. 21 Issue 8, p90
Lists several types of Afrocentric gifts available in the United States.
- 30 gifts under $50.
Knight, K. // Essence (Essence); Dec91, Vol. 22 Issue 8, p86
Suggests 30 great gift ideas for less than $50 that can be ordered by telephone. Picture frames; Candle holders; Notepaper; Cultural and ethnic items; More.
- Garden gifts galore.
Knight, K. // 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...
- Gifts for garden lovers.
Knight, K. // Flower & Garden; Jan1992, Vol. 35 Issue 6, p4
Presents a selection of holiday gift ideas for garden lovers. `The Garden Book,' a book and garden kit for children, by horticulturist and author Wes Porter; A Florealities canvas apron from Atlas Screenprinting; Signals' `Victory Garden' T-shirts and sweatshirts; The `Flowers' address book from...
- Playful bags for babes.
Knight, K. // Gifts & Decorative Accessories; Jun96, Vol. 97 Issue 6, p134
Presents information on selected giftbags for children. Pop-out Dinosaur giftbags from Bags With a Twist; Pex Animals from Jillson & Roberts; Alphabet giftbag from Melissa Neufeld; Die-cut Crayons giftbag from Triangle; Teddy Bears from C.R. Gibson.
Knight, K. // Gifts & Decorative Accessories; Sep96, Vol. 97 Issue 8, p52
Presents several photographs of suggested accoutrement gifts. Pewter snuffer; Grapevine handle pewter snuffer.
- On trend.
Knight, K. // Gifts & Decorative Accessories; Aug97, Vol. 98 Issue 8, p55
Presents information on various gift ideas for garden dinner table decorations. What are the features of the products; Costs of the products.
- Strictly for the bird lover's house.
Knight, K. // Gifts & Decorative Accessories; Aug97, Vol. 98 Issue 8, p56
Presents information on various bird houses for gifts. What are the features of the houses; What are the prices of the houses.
- Enthusiastic garden gifts.
Knight, K. // Gifts & Decorative Accessories; Aug97, Vol. 98 Issue 8, p62
Presents information pertaining to various garden gifts. What are the prices of the gifts; What are the features of the gifts.
- Great gifts for bridesmaids.
Knight, K. // Gifts & Decorative Accessories; Oct97, Vol. 98 Issue 10, p62
Presents information on gifts a bride can give her bridesmaids. Gifts include home fragrancing candles, antiqued picture frames, bouquet of flowers perfume, and others.
- Just for moms.
Knight, K. // Gifts & Decorative Accessories; Oct97, Vol. 98 Issue 10, p64
Presents information on gifts suitable for a bridal couple to give their mothers. Gifts include decoupage under glass from Mary Nell, poignant poetry from Susan Polis Schutz, heartfelt hankies with motherhood poems.
- Just for him.
Knight, K. // Gifts & Decorative Accessories; Oct97, Vol. 98 Issue 10, p66
Presents information on gifts suitable for the groom, groomsmen, the father of the bride and any man. Gifts include tin kit containing shower gel and more, mesh box containing chrome shaving set, basket of personal care accessories for the groom; Availablity of these gifts; Retail prices of gifts.
- What gifting's all about.
Sweed, Phyllis // Gifts & Decorative Accessories; Dec97, Vol. 98 Issue 12, p35
Editorial. Focuses on gift-giving in the United States often associated with the holiday seasons. Information on the amount spent by Americans on gifts; Discussion on the personal satisfaction obtained from gifts by nearly two-third of Americans; Reason being giving gifts.
- Something for everyone.
Krall, Sarah // Gifts & Decorative Accessories; Dec97, Vol. 98 Issue 12, p70
States that there were no major changes in gift items and cards in the near future according to a report from the G and DA Stationery Focus Advisory Board. Details on the conservativeness of the market; Description of the Kewpie dolls postcards; Features of the butterfly magnet set.
- Italian Icons.
Krall, Sarah // Gifts & Decorative Accessories; Dec97, Vol. 98 Issue 12, p202
Presents historical gifts which embraces the romance and images of Italy. Description of the Reproduction 15th-century fresco; Features of the Sistine umbrella; Cost price of the reproduced Madonna and Child.
- Retailer's roundtable.
Schwartz, Meredith // Gifts & Decorative Accessories; Mar1998, Vol. 99 Issue 3, p152
Presents a question and answer segment in relation to the retail industry for gifts and decorative accessories from member of the Gifts and Decorative Accesories' Advisory Board.
- On trend.
Friedman, Diana // Gifts & Decorative Accessories; Apr98, Vol. 99 Issue 4, p61
Offers a selection gifts and accessories which are ideal for 1998 brides. Description of the accessories and gifts; Cost of the accessories.
- Giving thanks.
Friedman, Diana // Gifts & Decorative Accessories; Apr98, Vol. 99 Issue 4, p146
Offers a selection of bridal party gifts. Description of the gifts; Cost of the gifts.
- Christmas gift book.
Friedman, Diana // Good Housekeeping; Nov88, Vol. 207 Issue 5, p102
Provides information and approximate prices on 94 one-of-a-kind gift ideas. Includes pictures of each, suggestions for hand-made gifts, and buying information.
- 53 best gifts under $25.
Friedman, Diana // Good Housekeeping; Dec88, Vol. 207 Issue 6, p46
Lists and describes 53 Christmas gift ideas costing less than $25; Shows colored pictures of 33.