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Tag Archives: Gift Guide

  • The Best Gifts We've Ever Given

    Would you consider yourself a good gift-giver? What's the best gift you've ever given? Our team shares the presents that made their friends and family jump for joy.

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    Custom Etched Glasses
    Way to impress my girlfriend? These stemless wine glasses—engraved with the coordinates of the restaurant where we had our first date. –Zack

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    MelUrban Cheesecraft
    DIY Cheese Kits
    My parents are too particular about their home decor to get them art or something like that. So I got them this for Christmas, and it was fun to make cheese as a family activity then enjoy the results. –Mel

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    Ryan

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    Intimate Art Kit
    I bought this for a close friend’s wedding. It certainly stood out amongst the tons of traditional registry gifts! –Ryan Continue Reading

  • 9 Ways To Travel Easier

    Looking for the best travel accessories? We asked our team members to share some of their go-to Grommets for when they are traveling and this is what they said:

    9 of the best travel accessories to take on your next trip

    FitKicks
    Flexible Fitness & Travel Shoes
    “I take FitKicks on EVERY trip for lounging and walking around my hotel or Airbnb (the floors aren’t always the cleanest). I also pack these go-anywhere shoes for the beach because you can just shake the sand off.”
    –Cynthia Njuguna

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    On the go? Here are 9 of the best travel accessories to take on your next trip.

    Hydaway
    Pocket-Sized Water Bottle
    “Hydaway is hands-down my favorite. The bottle folds up so small (perfect for TSA), and once you're past security you can fill it up! Whenever I travel with it, people ask about it or comment how cool it is. Pilots, flight attendants, parents, fellow fliers...everyone is impressed.” –Katherine Foley

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    Long trip? Here are 9 of the best travel accessories to take on your next trip.
    Trtl
    Neck Support Travel Pillow
    “I try to sleep a little on long plane trips to trade shows, and the last thing I want when I wake up is a sore neck. Trtl keeps my neck still and in a comfortable position. The fleece is soft, too, with a nice cozy feel.”
    –Mike Lovett

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  • A Traveler’s Gift Guide

    Maybe you know a backpacker, road warrior or frequent flyer. If you do, these gifts will assist them on any adventure.

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    The worst part of traveling? Packing. It never stays as organized as you hope. Jonathan Teplitsky solved the problem with travel organizer PACK Gear— it’s like a miniature dresser in your luggage or backpack. With two hooks to hang it up and four mesh compartments to fit all your stuff, packing and unpacking your bag is no longer a problem.

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  • A Gift Guide for the Fitness Guru

    Got a fitness guru to buy for this holiday season? Let this guide help you find the perfect gift.

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    A common hurdle when preparing for exercise? What to do with your keys, phone, or wallet. WOLACO solves the problem. Their men’s compression shorts are made with snug, integral pockets that keep your items safe, sweat-free, and secure. No more holding your phone or tucking your house key into your sock.

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  • 9 Gifts That Keep Kids Busy While Traveling

    Traveling with kids can be an adventure. It also can be challenging. Whether you're planning a day-trip, road-trip, cruise, or cross-country flight, these nine gifts will help keep them busy (which means a better traveling experience for all).

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    iZel Smartphone and Tablet Stand

    This handy stand is a simple but smart design. Like an easel for your smartphone or tablet, it holds devices securely in either portrait or landscape position. Perfect for watching while videos on-the-go. ($24.95) Shop Now

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    Möbi
    Numerical Tile Game

    Möbi is a fun, fast-paced tile game that helps kids (and grown-ups) learn and apply basic math skills. Packs away in an adorable blue whale bag, and it’s ready to play on any flat surface. ($19.95) Shop Now

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  • 9 Unique Gifts For Grandpa

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    Want to thank your father or grandfather for the role he plays in your family's life?  Resist purchasing that "World's Best Grandpa" coffee mug–this year, wrap up something unique and unexpected.

    Let us help you make him feel extra special with a thoughtful Father's Day gift. We know that finding gifts for Grandpa can be challenging–but don't worry, we've done all of the hard work for you. Here are nine of our favorite gift ideas that are sure to make Grandpa smile.

    Gifts for Grandpa - Patent Prints

    Patent Prints
    Technical Drawings

    These high-quality prints are of original patent drawings for a myriad of inventions. From the everyday things we use at home, to specialized items relied on by professionals or hobbyists, these prints add a bit of history and personalization to a home or office.  With twelve patent designs to choose from, you're bound to find one Grandpa will appreciate. ($19.95) Shop Now

    Gifts for grandpa - golf markers

    Tin Cup
    Personalized Golf Ball Marker

    With this gift, Grandpa can make his golf ball uniquely his. This stainless steel stencil lets you easily add an initial to standard golf balls, making them easier to identify while adding some personality. Choose a picture or even a monogrammed initial. ($29.95) Shop Now Continue Reading

  • 9 Thoughtful Gifts for Grandma

    Help make Grandma feel extra special with a thoughtful Mother's Day gift. We know that finding Grandmother gifts can be challenging–but don't worry, we've done all of the hard work for you. We've rounded up nine gift ideas that will put a big smile on her face.

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    Fiat Luxe
    Like a soap and washcloth all in one, Fiat Luxe is wrapped in colorful wool felt for a lovely marbled look and gentle exfoliating feel. The soap is handmade in the USA using only natural ingredients and generously scented with botanically derived essential oils for a lovely aroma from the first wash to the last. Grandma will love using this felted soap and it looks beautiful displayed on the bathroom counter.
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    PJ Harlow
      These perfect spa-like clothing separates will take Grandma through the evening and into the night. The pieces are structured enough to work as a legitimate outfit if a neighbor knocks on the door after dinner, and they’re loose enough to keep her comfortable when she curl up on the couch to read a book or watch TV.
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    The Vintage Pearl

    Grandmoms can show that their loved ones are always close to their heart, with these handcrafted necklaces. Meant to be personal, these necklaces can be customized to reflect how many grandkids are in her family.
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  • 9 Things To Take On Vacation

    Regardless of current season, we all dream about packing up and heading on vacation (typically somewhere sunny and warm). Whether you're planning your next trip, jetting somewhere tropical for spring break, or just eager to get outdoors and soak up the sunshine, we've rounded up nine new products that will help you enjoy a little rest and relaxation.

     

    Brush on Block
    Brush on Block is a brush-on sunscreen that’s easy to apply and nourishes your skin with botanical ingredients. Leading skincare figure Susan Posnick designed this SPF 30 powder for the whole family—light, non-greasy, and perfect for on the go. It’s translucent so it can be used over or under makeup, and because there’s no tint, it’s great for anyone. Toss it in your beach bag or purse and be ready to soak in those rays.  Shop Now

     

    RipSkirt Hawaii
    If you're self-conscious and feeling over-exposed in a bathing suit, yoga pants or bike shorts, don’t worry, we’ve got you covered with RipSkirt, a sporty, water-repellant wrap. Great for relaxing poolside, a day at the beach, or even for your next water park adventure. Shop Now Continue Reading

  • Gifts That Give Back

    Here at The Grommet, we tell the stories of Makers who have created innovative, new products. Non-profit businesses can be just as innovative as any other. When we discover a philanthropy with a novel approach to bettering the world, we share their story and invite our community to support them.

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    This year marks the fourth anniversary of Giving Tuesday, the global day of giving. We’ve put together a list of nonprofits that we admire. The collective power of generosity can bring about real change -- help make an impact today by supporting a cause that is important to you.

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    BUILD
    Build motivates at-risk students by teaching them to create and run their own businesses. They become engaged in learning—as proven by falling dropout rates and increased numbers accepted to college. Donate Now

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    Intrepid Fallen Heroes
    Honor our veterans by supporting the Intrepid Fallen Heroes fund. This charity provides wounded veterans with needed care for Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) and psychological health conditions. Donate Now Continue Reading

  • Gift Ideas for Anyone and Everyone

    Have a hard-to-buy for person on your holiday shopping list? Struggling to find something for your boss, kid's teacher, or in-laws you don't know very well? We've rounded up a few gift ideas that are sure to please the masses. It's not a bad idea to keep a couple of these on hand. Be prepared (unique gift in hand) when your neighbor decides to hosts a last-minute dinner party. Or for the friend who gives you a present, even though you agreed not to exchange gifts.

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    Corkcicle Vinnebago
    Vinnebago is a stainless steel, vacuum sealed, triple-walled beverage bottle that keeps what’s inside hot (up to 12 hours) or cold (up to 25 hours). This container won’t shatter so it’s safer than glass and perfect for venues where glass isn’t allowed. Shop Now

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    Red Kite Candy
    Do you know a caramel fanatic? Of course you do! This Caramel Sampler won’t disappoint, with four distinct flavors of rich, buttery goodness—Original, Chocolate Sea Salt, Sea Salt, and Pecan. Made with locally sourced and organic ingredients, these Vermont caramels won’t stick to your teeth.
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