Express Yourself

Smart, sexy, sensuous, the shapely curved profile of the new Cross Sauvage is designed on a feminine scale with a new spin: a twist-off cap that recalls the worldís most coveted writing instruments. Choose from two engraved chrome-plated caps in fanciful animal patterns with hand-polished jewel-tone lacquer bodies, or capture the most exotic prize: luxurious tourmaline lacquer over an engraved giraffe pattern. Fountain pens have rhodium-plated 18-karat gold nibs and come with new signature Cross brown ink cartridge refills. Tucked in a complimentary velvet travel pouch, itís an essential tool for the urban jungle.
$80.00 - $90.00 (Ballpoint Pen)
$100.00 - $110.00 (Seletip Rolling Ball Pen)
$150.00 - $160.00 (Fountain Pen)

AT Cross: 401-335-8121

Itís About Time

Experts in corporate gift-giving for more than 125 years, Bulova Special Markets offers this elegant Ladiesí Diamond Bracelet (style number 96R000). Featuring curved crystal and 16 diamonds set on the case, this dressy stainless-steel watch will be sure to please your most selective recipients. Chronograph. Screw back. Deployment buckle. Water resistant to 30 meters. Bulovaís timepiece knowledge and commitment to service, fulfillment and customer support make them one of the most recognized and trusted brand names.

Bulova: 800-423-3553

Windy City Sampler

From Entrees to Excellence, the Best of Chicago Food Collection (item number CS205) offers something for everyone, from coast to coast, and everywhere in between. Sampler selections are provided by renowned local families who have been making fabled foods the Old World way for generations. The Best of Chicago Food Collection includes: four huge 20-ounce Prince Premium Meats Porterhouse steaks; one scrumptious 12-inch Home Run Inn® pizza (sausage); one 9-inch Ginoís East® Deep Dish pizza (cheese); 3 pounds of Chicago-style hot dogs; 3 pounds of Italian-style beef with gravy; and for dessert, a 3.75-pound Variety Cheesecake with two wedges each of seven sinful varieties.

Entrees to Excellence: 815-730-3663

Play Date

Remember when your childhood days were spent climbing trees, playing a game of pick-up ball, making go-carts and running all over the neighborhood? The idyllic days of playtime are not the same now that the electronic age has an influence on our lifestyles and our childrenís idea of playtime. While we canít go back in time to simpler days, we can create the kind of backyard experience that will bring family together and make playing outside not only fun, but both mentally and physically stimulating. The Oasis PG03W Playset features a two-level deck that is 36 square feet total, climbing wall, climbing ramp, 10-foot wave slide, ladder, telescope, steering wheel, built-in sandbox and a three-position swingbeam that includes two belt swings and a trapeze bar and rings.

Escalade Sports: 877-467-4495

The Gift That Rocks

Celebrating more than 35 years as the "Ambassadors of Rock," Hard Rock Cafť remains one of the most enduring and authentic experiences around the globe. With more than 122 Hard Rock Cafťs in 42 countries, nowhere else can you witness the combining of the spirit of rock music, authentic memorabilia from the hottest musical artists, classic American food and a commitment to global humanitarian causes. Gift cards can be used at any corporate-owned Hard Rock Cafť for food, beverage or cool collectible merchandise.

Hard Rock international: 800-723-7625

For Special Occasions

Donít start the party without the Special Occasion Gift Tower (item number 17406) from Harry & David. Bright plaid boxes come with your choice of message ribbons. (Call for details.) Itís so festive and inviting, recipients will want to know whatís inside as soon as it arrives. Hereís the answer: Harry & Davidís incredible Dark Chocolate Moose Munch® Confection, made with light, fluffy popcorn, buttery caramel, whole nuts and delectable chocolate, and Bing Cherry Chocolates (made with whole Bing cherries)—both rich and scrumptious from Harry & Davidís confectionary. The tower also includes Lemon Raspberry Cake and fruit-filled Raspberry Galettes, both fresh and moist from Harry & Davidís bakery, and tasty new Gummi Candy Brixx.

Harry & David: 800-248-5567

Home Sweet Home

Whether itís dťcor, appliances, outdoor living or any of the retailerís other 40,000 inspiring items, your recipients are bound to find what they want at The Home Depot®. With more than 2,300 store locations and an eager staff ready to lend their know-how, shopping has never been more convenient at the leader in home improvement.

The Home Depot: 800-423-3005

Have Bags, Will Travel

Samsonite is a new brand for Indigo, a premier supplier of branded merchandise to promotional products distributors. The Samsonite Biscayne Bay II five-piece nested set features: a garment bag with interior and exterior pockets and wet pak, dual universal hanger trolleys and shoulder strap; 21/26 Uprights with fully lined interiors, inline skate wheels and upright locking pull handle; and a Tote with multiple pockets and wet pak. Smart sleeve. Key locks.

Indigo: 888-210-6164