GDA Staff -- Gifts & Dec, February 18, 2013
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You'll Tumble For It
Aladdin's insulated Mason Tumbler features a classic metal lid like the original, a no-sweat exterior and a smoothie-sized straw. It is dishwasher safe and BPA free. $12.99. Aladdin, Seattle. 206.441.1400.
Gunshot Sauce from Shade Tree Sauces adds a pop of flavor to meals and is versatile enough for everything from salads, dips, soups, meat and other dishes. Available in 11/2 oz., $2.50; 8 oz., $5.99; 16 oz., $8.99; and 128 oz., $37. Shade Tree Sauces, Knoxville, TN. 865.385.3542.
The Mug Collection is from Deagourmet, an Italian tabletop brand. Made of porcelain, the mugs feature an ergonomic shape. $10-$30. Deagourmet, Mineola, NY. 516.576.9669.
Do the Impossible
The Book of Impossible Objects presents 25 projects to make, see and do-all with scientific principles behind them. From Klutz, this book comes with all the plastic pieces, paper parts and instructions needed to experience and explain these "impossible" things. For ages 8 and up. $19.99. Klutz, Palo Alto, CA. 800.737.4123.
Retreat to an island oasis with the Coconut Beach Shea Sugar Scrub by Farmhouse Fresh. The lightly whipped cream is a blend of shea butter, coconut water, apricot powder and sugar with a pineapple-coconut scent. The gentle formula sloughs away dead skin leaving it silky soft. 12 oz. $34. Farmhouse Fresh, Frisco, TX. 888.773.9626.
Oh So Deer
The Standing Deer by Department 56 is perfect for indoor or outdoor holiday decor. Available in three colors-blue, red and deer brown-each metal decoration stands 9¾"x4"x15½". $35. Department 56, Eden Prairie, MN. 800.548.8696.
Peaceable Kingdom introducees the Glow-In-The-Dark Fairies sticker activity poster book. For ages 3 and up. Kids can create a scene on the forest poster with the glow-in-the-dark stickers. Comes with 70 stickers and a 16?"x32" poster. $7.99. Peaceable Kingdom, Berkeley, CA. 877.444.5195.
This new musical from the Walt Disney Classics Collection features Jiminy Cricket and plays When You Wish Upon A Star. Entitled "Reach for the Stars," this mixed media musical from Precious Moments is 5½" high and retails for $35. Precious Moments Inc., Carthage, MO. 888.878.8148.
What a Hoot
This applique fleece blanket from Taggies is part of the company's new Owl Collection. $21.99. Also included in the line is wall art, a lamp, a four-piece comforter set, crib bumper, crib liner, crib sheet and more. Taggies through Kids II, Atlanta. 770.751.0442.
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