All Blog Posts Tagged 'gift' (28)

Congrats to Our LEGO Gift Pack Winner: Anna L!

One week ago, in this post, we asked our Met members to leave a comment, letting us know which part of the new Legoland Hotel they loved the most. (We even teased it…


Added by alice on May 13, 2013 at 4:30pm — 1 Comment

14 Valentine's Day Gift Ideas for the Art and Design Lover

When Mike Newman, managing editor of one of my favorite men's blogs, Cool Material, asked me if I'd like to put together a list of Valentine's Day gifts for women (or girls), I jumped at the chance. Not only do I love his blog, this also gave me the chance to share some of my very favorite art and design related products. From a cute bunny lamp to a paint splash-inspired bowl, I hope you'll…


Added by alice on February 8, 2013 at 12:00pm — No Comments

Creative Links of the Week #23: Holiday Gift Guide Roundup

With Christmas fast approaching, I thought I'd change it up a bit this week by pointing you to some of the best gift guides around. This year, we didn't actually put one together ourselves, but that doesn't mean we all can't enjoy the other ones that some of our fellow publishers have released.

In addition, find out which posts were the most popular on My…


Added by alice on December 9, 2011 at 3:30pm — 1 Comment

Cool Polaroid Picture Frame and Mirror

Michael Zhang, founder and publisher of PetaPixel (who you may remember from our Content Curator series), just wrote to us to tell us about his awesome new Polaroid Picture Frame… Continue

Added by alice on August 24, 2011 at 10:00am — 1 Comment

6 Best Websites for Cool Father's Day Gifts

It's the age old question: What do you get the person who has everything? If that person is your father, the task becomes even more difficult. Lucky for us, the internet gives us access to an almost unlimited amount of resources where we can find something for everyone. So whether your father is passionate about keeping up with all the latest gadgets or loves spending… Continue

Added by alice on June 7, 2011 at 11:30am — No Comments

Banksy's Grungy-Great Pop-Up Theater

Leave it to Banksy to have the UK premiere of his film at a makeshift 150-seat cinema built under Waterloo train station. Lambeth Palace, as Banksy calls it, is an improvised film theater on Leake Street that will be holding special previews of Exit Through the Gift Shop until March 4th (in advance of the…


Added by alice on February 25, 2010 at 12:00pm — 8 Comments


Lifetokens are neat little tokens that tell people what you need to say. The front of the token features a design that represents a specific sentiment, and the back of the token contains a unique six-digit code. lifetokens are real objects sent via real mail in order to express real emotions.

How It Works:

1-Tokens are purchased online and shipped anonymously via real life mail to… Continue

Added by Yasmine Zalek on February 21, 2010 at 12:17pm — 1 Comment

Say It With Chocolate By Jamie Wieck

Designer Jamie Wieck gives chocolate-giving an update with this clever idea: printable chocolates. The individual chocolate “pegs” can be arranged in a box to form a word or short message that is printed on the top inside of the box (thanks to chocolates with a low melting point which allows the chocolate to melt even in room temperature). Unfortunately, it’s only concept, but hopefully something like this gets mass production.…


Added by Yasmine Zalek on February 18, 2010 at 3:03am — 1 Comment

Facebook Holiday Gift

As a Christmas gift to its top advertising clients, Facebook typically gives money to donate to a charity of their choice, along with a special item like last year's reusable shopping bag. This year they decided to do an art poster and the in-house Communication Design Team got to work.

The result is a 19 × 19-inch-square poster that is printed, embossed and foiled with a delicate, intricate… Continue

Added by Yasmine Zalek on December 22, 2009 at 3:52am — 4 Comments

iPhone Cases By Pantone

Pantone is offering iPhone and iPod Touch user their unique Pantone color cases, available in 8 hot Pantone Colors with free personalization either with 2 lines of text and/or a logo. At only $19.99, this would make a great gift this Christmas season, for your designer-creative friends.

[via Design… Continue

Added by Yasmine Zalek on December 13, 2009 at 7:49am — No Comments

Google's Holiday Gift: Free Wi-Fi For Travelers

If you're one of the millions of travelers grumbling about paying for wi-fi these days, you'll be happy to hear this. Google is offering free holiday Internet access at 47 U.S. airports and on every Virgin America flight. Just bring a WiFi-enabled laptop or mobile device and stay connected to family and friends for free while you travel now through January… Continue

Added by alice on November 10, 2009 at 11:30am — 1 Comment

Personalized Nesting Dolls

By Illustrator Trisha Krauss. Just send her a full length photo of yourself or your friend and she'll sketch them. Once you've approved her sketches, she'll hand print them on the wooden dolls!

They're pretty expensive though. Buy them here if you're up for it!

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Added by Yasmine Zalek on October 11, 2009 at 3:27am — No Comments

Eco-Chic! Fabric Gift Wrap By Chewing the Cud

A sweet idea that's good for the environment and super chic! Reusable fabric gift wraps, by Chewing the Cud, are coming in June. Measuring 28" x28", these hand-printed creations are printed with soy-based ink on organic cotton. They'll be a beautiful way to dress up any present.

Chewing the Cud - “I’ve always believed that the gift presentation should be as… Continue

Added by alice on May 12, 2009 at 10:30am — 2 Comments

Congrats to Our Macy's Gift Card Winners!

Thanks, everyone, for participating in our Macy's Mother's Day challenge!

Here are the following winners and their answers to the question, ""What's the best lesson you learned from your mom?"

On theMET:…


Added by alice on May 5, 2009 at 2:12pm — No Comments

Bloomingdale's and Estee Lauder's $100 Gift with $39.50 Purchase

You know make-up companies don't really lower their prices, so what do they do when they have to do some Spring cleaning? They give you more freebies. From now through April 19, you can receive over $100 worth of gifts (of your choosing!) whenever you spend $39.50 or more at the Estee Lauder counter at Bloomingdale's. Best part is that you get to assemble your very… Continue

Added by alice on April 1, 2009 at 10:00am — No Comments

La Perla - The Valentine's Day Collection (5 Pics)

It's never too early to shop for Valentine's Day gifts, boys! What better to spoil your lovely lady than to buy her a beautiful lingerie set from La Perla? Sophisticated, luxurious and expensive, La Perla's beautiful lingerie has been worn by actresses (Rachel Bilson) and models (like Top Chef's own… Continue

Added by alice on January 23, 2009 at 10:30am — 4 Comments

My Best Investment This Christmas is Coming From An Old Friend Named Martha

It's not often that I call my old friend Martha and ask her for some help. The girl can be a little too prissy for my taste but during the holidays we're like BFFs. Christmas is right around the corner and rather than rush to the malls this weekend and try to buy things that no one will ever use, I'm… Continue

Added by alice on December 16, 2008 at 11:00am — 1 Comment

Feed it Forward! Give a $10 Food Gift Certificate Away For Free...From

Great deal out of - they are currently putting on a promotion called 'Feed it Forward.'

You get to choose three people to send $10 gift certificates to every day from now until the end of the month or when has $30 million in allocated certificates. What's the catch? The restaurant may set their own terms of… Continue

Added by alice on December 13, 2008 at 8:00am — 2 Comments

Sol Sister: The Quite Beauty of Amy Sol

Amy Sol is one of MMM's favorite artists.

Amy Sol spent her childhood years in Korea then moved to Las Vegas, Nevada where she currently lives and works. Though the style of her work is greatly influenced by a combination of manga, folk-art, vintage illustration and modern design, she remains a self-taught artist.

"Land of… Continue

Added by PANDA JU on December 12, 2008 at 3:29pm — 4 Comments

For Your Friend Who Loves Their Cup of Tea: 3 Vintage Inspired Teapots

I thought I would start today's posts with a few gift ideas for your friend who loves his/her cup of tea! Love this vintage inspired teapot from Esther Derkx screenprints! Retro photos of flirty gymnasts, dancers & divers give old teapots a fresh upgrade. Interestingly it's one-of-a-kind, so styles will vary. Of course, you could also email them your preferences and… Continue

Added by alice on December 10, 2008 at 9:30am — 1 Comment

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