David Gregg, senior editor of BehindTheBuy.com, visited The Early Show with affordable options Friday, all for $50 and under.
(The following descriptions were prepared with information provided by the manufacturers):
KODAK GALLERY PRODUCTS $15 & up
Valentines Gifts for the Sentimental Guy from KODAK
Kodak Picture Movie DVD: For the last minute type you don't have to worry about an excuse this Valentine's Day. Just stop by your local CVS, Wal-Mart, etc. and create a Picture Movie DVD on any Kodak Kiosk. Put in your memory card, choose your pictures, choose a song to accompany the pictures and even create a personalized DVD case in just minutes. You will leave the story with gift in hand and only $15 out of pocket! Not only will your guy love the little movie you put together but he'll think it took you days!
MOSHI ALARM CLOCK $50
Moshi Voice Controlled Talking Alarm Clock
The Moshi talking alarm clock is an amazing, modern styled talking clock that is totally voice controlled. Once you set, through voice commands only, the current time, the alarm time and sound, the sleep sound, and the date, all the information can be retrieved by just asking for it. In addition the indoor temperature is announced in either Fahrenheit or Centigrade and it is displayed in different colors corresponding to the temperature. Other features include
• 3 different alarm sounds available - chime, chirp or bell
• clock will play a sleep sound of your choice for 5 minutes (water, birds or waterfall)
• has a night light
has a "help" feature
announces the date operates on AC/DC power (adaptor INC) or uses 3 "AAA" batteries
iHOME Hidro-fi $50
This portable water-resistant speaker system for your iPod is a must have. Whether you're lounging on the beach or enjoying a shower, this portable speaker will keep your iPod or MP3 player safe and sound. Hanging loop and shower hook makes it easy to mount in any shower. AC adaptor included for charging your iPod
SEPHORA SCENT SAMPLER $50
SEPHORA Scent Sampler For Men
The Sephora Brand Scent Sampler Bestsellers For Him is the perfect gift of fragrance when you're not sure which one to choose. This set includes ten samples of our top selling men's fragrances to try, plus a gift voucher of equal value that can be redeemed at any Sephora store for a full size bottle of any one of the samples included, and a fragrance guide.
Samples include: Bulgari Aqua Pour Homme Marine, Canali Canali, Carolina Herrera 212 Sexy Men, Diesel Fuel For Life Men, Giorgio Armani Acqua Di Gio Pour Homme, Hugo Boss Boss Pure, Jean Paul Gaultier Le Male, Lacoste Essential, Prada Infusion D'Homme, and Yves Saint Laurent L'Homme.
KIEHLS REFEULING KIT $36
Inspired by our iconic Facial Fuel Formulations, our Men's Refueling Kit includes Facial Fuel Face Wash (2.5 oz.), White Eage Shave Cream (2.5 oz.), and Facial Fuel (2.5 oz.)
PERSONALIZED PRESENTS BOXERS $33
Personalized Boxers Underwear By PersonalizedPresents.com
These Boxers are high quality Nautica Brand knit boxer briefs, personalized with beautiful embroidery - NOT printed, these underwear will last. You specify wording and where you'd like personalized underwear embroidered (front center, back right, etc...)
Price includes one pair of boxers personalized with up to 20 characters in one location. Embroidery in more than one location is charged $8 for first 20 letters. Additional characters embroidered at .60 cents each.
Select from one pair of Black Boxer Briefs or White Boxer Briefs.
THE CRISPERY TREATS $3 & up
In 1995, The Crispery was founded by me...my name is Vicki Mate. Its creation was due to the fact that I was a mom who had a strong passion for marshmallow... yes, marshmallow. Even as a young girl my most favorite desserts were those classic marshmallow crispy treats. Remember the ones you made from the recipe on the back of the breakfast cereal box. Well... my love affair with marshmallow never really ended. It went on and on, through college, graduate school and eventually to the real world. So with my flair for business and a talent in cooking; it was inevitable my mission was to set out to create the most delectable marshmallow crispy bar ever. So many products to pick from.
GREAT AMERICAN COOKIE CAKE $17 & up
Great American Cookies - they have a line of "Cookie Cakes" - which are perfect for the guy… or gal on your list for Valentine's Day!
With phrases ranging from "Will You Marry Me," to "I Love You," Great American Cookies offers customers the chance to share what's in their heart with a personalized - made to order, heart-shaped Cookie Cakes. Customers can also choose to express their feelings with Valentine's Day cookie tins filled with individually-chosen cookie favorites or the newest addition to the brand's growing menu: a raspberry chocolate-chip cookie.
This February, there's no need to break your wallet to supply the ideal gift and share what's in your heart. Great American Cookies offers a reasonable and unique way to show your loved one how you really feel. Average cost is approx. $20
GOURMETGIFTBASKETS.COM BEER BUCKET $40
A great way to introduce your friends to microbrew beer or to send a little treat to your microbrew lover, this beer gift basket is an ideal beer gift! This design contains a "hat trick" with 3 of the top microbrews available. Inside they'll find: a Samuel Adams seasonal beer that changes all year with the season, a Sierra Nevada Pale Ale which is by far America's most popular Pale Ale, and a bottle Abita Purple Haze - a wheat beer from New Orleans that is most popular beer amongst our crew of seasoned beer tasters who say, "try it, you'll love it." This Microbrew Beer Bucke also contains carefully selected snacks that complement the beers, like our Southwest Trail Mix, Pistachios, and East Shore Pretzels. This incredible new addition to our collection of beer gifts also comes in a super-duty, high-quality galvanized bucket that is perfect for icing your favorite adult beverages for years to come. Send the gift of America's best microbrews with this great beer gift basket!