Use the links on this page to view the online shopping site of the merchant you choose. If there is a search box, simply enter the type of gift you are looking for and click on 'go'.
Flowers, Plants or Balloons:
JustFlowers.com is a source for flowers of all kinds. They also feature balloons and plants.
Flowers, Balloons and Gift Baskets
Joann.com is the online version of their chain of craft and hobby stores. Here you can find a wide variety of products and supplies for the do-it-yourselfer or hobbyist.
There was a coworker last month who had her baby early. I was going to
buy a baby gift, but I did not have any extra time that week to go shopping and
I knew if I put it off I just would not get it done!
Caring For Family
When my great uncle passed away I knew I could not go for the funeral. It
could not be arranged. So I volunteered to send flowers from everyone in my
immediate family. That same day my boss dropped an urgent project on my desk.
There was no way I could get away before the florist's shop closed. I could
always call in an order, but I really wanted to be able to look at the
arrangements and choose what I wanted on behalf of my family.
Away From Home
My daughter is at college. It is her first year away from home and she
gets lonely sometimes. I was remembering how great it felt to get care packages
from my mom when I started college. But baking cookies is not my
I take care of my wife who is home-bound due to illness. For years it
brought her great joy to make sure family and friends were remembered for
birthdays and special occasions. But now, everything is on my shoulders. How am
I going to get that done, too?
Keeping Up With Children
I have small children at home and the only time I get things done is
during naptime. Not the time for a trip to the mall! And the last thing I need
is more catalogs lying around that never seem to be handy when I need
Do any of these scenarios sound familiar?
We all have these kinds of gift-giving needs from time-to-time.
PaintedGold has assembled a group of quality online merchants who offer a
variety of items that are great for gift giving for any occasion. Select from:
How to make this work for you:
- It's easy to stay in touch.
- To offer a gesture of support or encouragement.
- To be the family hero.
- To take care of your gift obligations with your busy schedule!
Bookmark this page so you can find it when you need it. No more
wasting time trying to stop by places after work.
No more wading through 20 online florists trying to decide which one is better.
Always use this page to start your shopping. That way you know
you will be using the current merchants we have checked out for you. You will
also know if we have new options available for you. (If it has been awhile
since you have visited us, click on your refresh or reload button to make sure
your page is up-to-date.)
Select from the categories above for the appropriate type of gift
to meet your needs. When you click on the link you will be taken to a page
where you can choose from the available online merchants for that particular
type of gift. Click on one of their links and you will be taken to their
website where you can complete your shopping. (If the link has a search box,
simply enter your search request and you will then be taken to the merchant's
We're in this together...
We continually look for the best value for you in online merchants. You can help
too! Feedback from you helps us determine who gets your business - and who has
not earned it. We also look for new ways to serve you. Let us know what kinds of
gifts you would find helpful and we will look for merchants who can provide the
service and products you deserve.
Feel free to use the feedback form below. We enjoy hearing from you!
Many of these merchants also have gift certificates available. If
interested, do a search for 'gift certificate' when you arrive at their site.
Magazine City features convenient online ordering of your favorite magazines. Giving a magazine subscription means your gift keeps on giving all year long.
I See Me.com offers beautiful personalized children's books.
Clubs of America features monthly gift clubs for superb gifts. Give a gift subscription of beer, wine, cigars, pizza, chocolate and more. A very elegant and memorable gift that lasts for months!
JustFlowers.com also offers many different kinds of gift baskets.
Flowers, Balloons and Gift Baskets