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Holiday Gift Dilemmas, Part 1: Family Matters

In FOR HER, FOR HIM, Holiday 2017

Help! What do I give my ______?! Since we’re in the gift business, we’ve seen and heard it all when it comes to other people’s holiday gift conundrums. With the abundance of online shopping resources and a growing collective desire to give unique, meaningful items, holiday gift giving should be easier than ever. If you’re still tripped up by the recipients on your gift list–especially if you don’t know them well–finding Christmas…

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The 10 Best Gifts for College Boys (and Students)

In FOR HIM

Congratulations to your newest scholar-in-the-making, leaping over scholastic hurdles into the new world of college and life experiences. While he’s academically prepared for the upcoming journey ahead, we’re sure he could use a variety of gifts to ensure his new endeavor into adulthood is full of goodies along the way. Yet, as easy as it sounds, we know how difficult shopping for a college student can truly be! Consider us your one-stop…

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Multicolored heart-shaped candies

Valentine’s Day Gift Ideas Guide 2018

In CARE PACKAGES, FOR HER, FOR HIM

Ask anyone how they feel about Valentine’s Day and you’ll find that most people fall into one of two camps: the “Have To’s” and the “Love To’s”. The “Have To’s” are the people who dutifully punched out paper valentines illustrated with cartoon characters and a half-hearted signature for every classmate in grade school, while the “Love To’s” were (and still are) thrilled to make elaborate handmade paper cards decked out with all…

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Meet The Merchant: Hapertas & Company

In BUSINESS, FOR HIM, HOLIDAY 2016

Sandwiched between the frenzied shopping occasions of Black Friday and Cyber Monday is a day that we at Knack make a special point of celebrating: Small Business Saturday. Since 2010, the Small Business Saturday movement has supported the local businesses, entrepreneurs, and artisans behind the compelling products you can’t find just anywhere…many of which we strive to carry in our own virtual marketplace of makers.  This year, in honor of Small Business Saturday,…

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Breakup Care Package: Ideas, Gifts, & Inspiration

In CARE PACKAGES, FOR HER, FOR HIM

One of our favorite things about the custom gifts business is finding inspiration in the gifts our customers create. Every so often, someone makes a gift that gives us fantastic insight into how people want to use Knack. That’s exactly what happened with our breakup care package category–one day we got an order from a customer who wanted to send her bestie a little post-breakup pick-me-up. Then we got another one. Then, in a fascinating twist,…

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