Holiday gifts

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Lavish CD/vinyl releases make perfect gifts of music

Published Dec. 5, 2019

The holidays can be a time of giving and what better to give a loved one than a gift they'd love but would never buy for themselves, thinking it too extravagant? You might even argue it's that one time of the year when you can give yourself an extravagant gift ... like one of these impressive reissues.

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Unique Boutique: The Waxwing

Published Dec. 13, 2018

Once again, The Waxwing offers some of the city's cutest, most useful and unique items - many to most are made locally - from more than 300 artisans. Fa la la la local!

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Start your shopping on Brady Street

Published Nov. 19, 2015

Anyone who likes sipping, shopping and indulging should head over to Brady Street tomorrow - that's Friday, Nov. 20 - for the block's Holiday Open House.

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6 Kickstarters for your gift list

Published Dec. 1, 2014

If you are looking for a unique gift idea this holiday idea Kickstarter could just be the answer. But -- what are the risks? Plus, here are six ideas to back this holiday season.

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Good, affordable gifts require thoughtfulness

Published Dec. 8, 2010

You don't have to go Scrooge just because you're hurting for cash this holiday season. Instead, make "necessity is the mother of invention" your December mantra and pull together gifts that are inexpensive but personalized.

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A gift a day: CityTins

Published Dec. 3, 2009

CityTins, brand new this holiday, is a set of 22 coasters, each representing an independent restaurants in town. Select a coaster, bring it to the restaurant and receive $10 off your bill.