Holiday Return Gift Guide
Gather up those gift receipts. Now the real holiday shopping begins.
Not a present is left under the tree. Eight days of magic are over. But your more-than-slight disappointment in what you got is here to stay, unless you do something about it. We've got the gifts you wish you'd gotten. Happy returning and happy shopping.
The first friend in the group with a baby
We know you appreciate it when your single friends continue to buy you ironic pacifiers, but your Eames-loving baby is better than that.
Flensted Mobile, $52
Playsam Rocket, $53
Norman Copenhagen Ducky, $140
The obscure musicophile who received a Dave Matthews Band album
Now you know your taste in friends is far more basic than your taste in music.
Endless Rain LP, $25
Suzuki Omnichord, usually around $250 on eBay
The foodie who doesn’t cook
Just because you love to eat doesn’t mean you like to cook. Unfortunately, this fact seems to have gone right over the heads of some people who gave you a gift this year.
The partner of a not-so-better half who missed the mark
Your significant other completely whiffed on your gift this year. Don’t second guess the relationship, get yourself a second gift. Maybe one you both can enjoy?
Home Cooked Dinner
Dinner at a Restaurant
The space enthusiast with space cadet friends
Your friends don’t quite understand why you applied to live on Mars, but we do.
The Stellarscope, $38
littleBits Space Kit, $160
The Cyclist With friends who drive
They know you love to bike, so they all got you Divvy memberships.
Retro Style Messenger Bag, $97.06
The child of luddite parents
They bought you an almanac, again. Give yourself an upgrade.
The person you know best
You thought you'd finished all of your returns and regifting. But, then you realized there was one person you had forgotten to get yourself something from—you.
Koval Organic Dry Gin, approx $40 (check your local liquor store)