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Mel And Judy McCoy

Experts Weigh In On Valentine’s Day Gift-Giving — And Getting What You Want

Just one week remained until Valentine’s Day as of Friday, and for many couples, finding the perfect gift – or making sure your partner knows what to get you – can be a challenge.

02/07/2014

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5 Ways To Spice Up Valentine’s Day This Year

Spice up your plans with these five ways to ignite the fire in your relationship this Valentine’s Day

01/19/2014

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5 Great Hotel Gift Shops In NYC

Gone are the days when your hotel’s gift shop sold tiny toothpaste and miniature sewing kits and only tiny toothpaste and miniature sewing kits. Today, shops attached to hotels have become destinations in and of themselves. Read on for the five we frequent most often.

12/26/2013

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NYC’s 5 Best Candle Shops

Light up your life by making a purchase from one of New York’s best candle shops. Everyone looks better by candlelight, and, depending on what kind you buy, everything smells better too.

12/26/2013

Re-Gifting

Expert: No Shame In Re-Gifting If You Do It Right

A lot of people pick presents by looking through gifts they have received in the past and passing them on – but when it comes to re-gifting, there are rules to get right.

12/18/2013

Toys on the shelves of "Where To Turn", a Staten Island non-profit designed to help Sandy victims find holiday gifts. (Credit Jim Smith WCBS 880)

Staten Island Non-Profit Provides Holiday Gifts For Sandy Victims

A non-profit organization has opened a charity store on Staten Island that will spend the season providing gifts to Superstorm Sandy victims.

12/07/2013

Young Toys for Tots donor makes a cookie at  FAO Schwarz on Dec. 6, 2013 (Juliet Papa/1010 WINS)

FAO Schwarz Helps To Bring Magic Of Holidays To Children

The store is also hosting a special event Friday to help drum up as many cash and toy donations as possible.

12/06/2013

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Holiday Book Gifts For Her

Our friends at Simon & Schuster put together an excellent list of book gifts for the lady in your life: from the hipster, aspiring home chef, fashion focused, or book club leader, everyone on your list will be thrilled to open a box with one of these great reads.

12/02/2013

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Holiday Book Gifts For Him

Horror fans, pop-culture aficionados, trivia champions, or those just in search of a little bit of inspiration will love any of these books. From Stephen King to Duck Dynastyto The Beatles, there’s something for every man in your life on this list from our friends at Simon & Schuster.

12/02/2013

Father's Day

There’s Still Time To Find The Perfect Gift For Dad

Father’s Day is almost here and the clock is ticking. If you still haven’t found the perfect gift for dad then ‘Savvy Mommy’ Victoria Pericon has some suggestions.

06/15/2013

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Dos and Don’ts For Father’s Day Gift Ideas

Father’s Day is a day to celebrate dear old dad. So when it comes to thanking him, some dads say don’t blow it with those run-of-the-mill gifts.

06/11/2013

6.10.13 Sian-Pierre Regis

Quirky, Fun Father’s Day Gift Ideas

Lifestyle expert Sian-Pierre Regis from Swagger New York, stopped by The Couch with outside-the-box gifts for dad.

06/10/2013

5.21.13 Trae Bodge

Great Gifts For Graduates

RetailMeNot.com’s Trae Bodge joined The Couch to show us some practical presents for the graduate in your life.

05/21/2013

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6 Great NYC Gifts For Grads

Congratulate and celebrate the grad in your life with a gift from one of these only-in-New York specialty stores.

05/17/2013

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Splurge Or Save: Finding The Perfect Gift For Mother’s Day

“Initial necklaces are really hot, so we have a steal from JC Penny for $28, and a splurge from Alex Woo for $158.00,” explained In Touch Weekly Senior Editor Dorothy Cascerceri.

05/06/2013

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