Giftry Blog

Last Minute DIY Gifts


So you’ve made it through December and managed to forget a special someone on your shopping list. Or perhaps the perfect gift you’re surprising them with won’t be there in time for Christmas morning. We’ve all been there and you may feel stressed and desperate. We’ve put together a list of gifts you can make at home without the wait for shipping or funds. Or, if you’re in the mood to make something thoughtful take a look at these ideas! It’s never too late to come up with something your special someone will love.   DIY Map Magnets Does your

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10 Holiday Treats to Make This Season


We all know the best thing about holidays is the endless amounts of homemade food. Everyone brings out their cooking a-game and we all benefit! Gooey, chocolatey, warm, minty, dipped, baked, fluffy goodness. Nothing gets better than eating and/or making holiday treats! If you’re looking to get creative and step outside of your usual potluck assignment, check out these recipes to share (or keep to yourself).   Nutella Pumpkin Crepes An autumn twist on the traditional crepe, spilling with gooey Nutella.   Caramel Dipped Pears Need to change your neighbor treats? Try these simple, yet beautiful dipped pears. Chocolate Blueberry Quinoa

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Gift List: The Star Wars Fan


The great thing about Star Wars is that it’s been around through a lot of generations! Your Star Wars fan could be three years old or 89. It’s pretty easy to shop for Star Wars fans, since you can take any ordinary item, give it a galaxy twist, and it’s immediately something they’ll love! We’ve gathered a list of some pretty great gifts that will top all the others they get this year.   Understanding the Star Wars Fan: Type of Fan. Does your Star Wars fan want to look like Chewbacca? Or would he rather read a book pointing out all

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Gift Wrap Ideas


With the holidays approaching, it’s time to brush up on your gift wrapping skills. Sometimes the packaging can be the coolest part of your gift. Since we all can’t be like this wrapper, here are some ideas to make your gift look unique, without too much effort.     Affordable Supplies After spending money on a gift, it can be hard to spend even more on its wrapping. Find some butcher paper at a paper store, where you can buy yards of it for just cents. After wrapping your gifts, add some foliage or ribbon from home. Get a classy look with black

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Gift List: The Harry Potter Fanatic


There’s no easier person to shop for than a Harry Potter fanatic. Take a mug, slap a lightning bolt on it, and you’ve got a trinket they’ll drink out of everyday. But even though there are plenty of gifts out there having to do with Harry Potter, you might not be familiar with the “lingo”. That’s why we’ve put together a gift list. To spare you an all-night reading session.   Understanding the Harry Potter Fan: Anything. Literally anything remotely reminiscent of the books, movies, characters, and symbols will make their heart go pitter-patter. You’ve got it pretty easy to be

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Gifts That Give Back: Musana Jewelry


Buying Musana jewelry means so much more than wearing a beautiful, handmade accessory. It also means providing opportunities for women in Uganda to receive employment and a steady salary. Musana’s model is unique and profound: Our model is to empower women to provide opportunities for their children, creating a generation of change. Working with women in developing countries gets at the root of breaking the cycle of poverty. Women are often the sole providers for their families, and yet there is little work available for them. By employing mothers, we empower them to break the cycle of poverty and create brighter futures for their children. If that’s

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