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The subtle art of graduation gifts

a book and a pocket notebook
My sister and I don't have much in common, but she always gets me thoughtful gifts. For graduation, she got me a leather-bound...

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Samantha Pumek
Aug 16, 2017

Preacher and Nathan for You

t-shirt and a comic book
One of my best friends' birthdays was coming up. We have a lot in common and are always talking about Marvel and shows we both...

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Samantha Pumek
Aug 16, 2017

Do we even have anything in common?

Mamby VIP tickets, Yeti cup, chocolate covered espresso beans
I started dating one of my best friends from college, but I had no idea what to get him for graduation. I knew what he liked - house...

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Samantha Pumek
Aug 15, 2017

My first adult lunch box

A bento box lunch box
In the weeks leading up to graduating college, I thought it would be a good idea to treat myself to a new professional wardrobe for...

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Shadia Martin
Aug 08, 2017
I ordered a custom cutting board for my friends as a wedding present. I got it on etsy.com, and I customized the engraving with...

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Stephanie Yesnik
Aug 06, 2017

Most unexpected gift ever!

My favorite book series
When I was in the fifth grade, I used to read a lot. My favorite books were The Series of Unfortunate Events. I loved the entire...

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Jasmine Leatherwood
Jul 18, 2017

Best gift I ever gave my father

Vintage Han Solo action figure to mourn over his passing
Dads are always hard to buy for. The Christmas of 2015 was no exception.  If you remember anything about that time, you'll know...

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Anonymous Penguin
Jul 18, 2017

He can now listen to music on the go, cuz I listened to him!

Wireless earphones for my boyfriend who wanted to make his gym workout fun and entertaining
My boyfriend is not always motivated to go the gym and on multiple occasions I have heard him say, "if only I could watch something...

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Raadhika Nair
Jul 16, 2017

Sneakiest Surprise Ever

Two framed photos, sneakily obtained from my computer.
One of the best gifts I've ever gotten was from my friend Alyssa. She was over at my apartment one day and we were looking through...