BC-US--Gift Guides,ADVISORY, US
The AP Lifestyles Department will move its annual gift guides starting Nov. 13. Here is a schedule of when the stories will move. All times EST.
Gift Guide-Fantasy Gifts: Neiman Marcus’ annual list of over-the-top holiday gifts includes a $7.1 million yacht and a $250,000 luxury she shed for the backyard. By Leanne Italie. SENT. 620 words, photo.
Gift Guide-Crafts — How-to books are a great introduction to new hobbies and crafts, but a book alone can be a boring gift. This year, surprise your crafty friends by creating DIY kits, pairing a book with the supplies needed to dive right in. By Holly Ramer. SENT. 600 words, photos.
Gift Guide-Coffee Table Books: Whether as a design element or an ode to a passion or hobby, coffee table books have it covered, especially as holiday gifts. By Leanne Italie. UPCOMING, Tuesday by 4 p.m. 600 words, photos.
BC-US--Gift Guide-Ride-On Toys: Mercedes or Mustang? John Deere or Jeep? Electric ride-ons for kids are busting out all over this holiday season. By Leanne Italie. UPCOMING, Tuesday by 4 p.m. About 600 words, photos.
BC-US--Gift Guide-Slow Living: The world is fast and furious. Why not slow it down for the holidays? Ways to achieve that lofty goal are plentiful. Some ideas on how to give the gift of slow living. By Leanne Italie. UPCOMING, Wednesday by 3 p.m. About 600 words, photos.
BC-US--Gift Guide-Narwhal Lovers: Technically speaking, narwhals are Monodon monoceros, or medium-size whales with long spiral tusks protruding from their heads. To fans, the crazy looking arctic creatures are more like unicorns of the sea. By Leanne Italie. UPCOMING, Wednesday, by 3 p.m. About 600 words, photos.
Gift Guide-No-Plastic Straws: Big problem or a fraction of the world’s plastic consumption? You decide, but know that single-use plastic straws are a recent target of environmental activists. By Leanne Italie. UPCOMING, by Thursday, by 3 p.m. About 700 words, photos.
Gift Guide-Food: From cookbooks to baking supplies, a list of what to get the culinary fan in your life. By Elizabeth Karmel. UPCOMING, the week of Nov. 19. About 900 words, photos.
Gift Guide-Travel for Germaphobes: Sometimes you need more than a clean wipe to deal with onslaught of germs you’ll face, from the plane to your hotel. A look at some of the the clever items to combat the yuck factor when you travel. By Nekesa Mumbi Moody. UPCOMING, the week of Nov. 19. About 500 words, photos.
Gift Guide-Retro TV: Some television fans are reliving their favorite shows via the plethora of reboots popping up. But if the shows of your youth are not yet coming back, you can still celebrate them thanks to a wide variety of merchandise, from clothing to cereal. By Leanne Italie. UPCOMING, the week of Nov. 19. About 500 words, photos.