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Best Gift Shops

For the Book-Club Member:

Black Dog Books
115 S. Main St., Zionsville, 733-1747,

Peter Pauper Press lined journal, $16

Amethyst bookends, $150



For that City-Chic Niece:

Silver in the City/At Home in the City
434 Massachusetts Ave., 955-9925,

Handmade silver necklace with semiprecious stones, $175

Gamago 45 record coasters, $15




For your Snowboarding Son:

Urban Outfitters
Fashion Mall, 569-0780,

“Rata Vulc” tri-tone sneaker by Vans, $47

Stapleford Hirui puffer vest, $69




For the Choosy Mother-in-Law:

M.G. Tates
Fashion Mall, 846-4273

Amy Butler “Ginger” tote, $119.95

Karma Living fringed throw, $99.95





For that Domestic-Goddess Pal:

Addendum Gallery
908 E. Westfield Blvd., 253-3400; City Center, Carmel, 564-5979;

Jonathan Adler salt-and-pepper shakers, $49

Mini Claus Porto soaps, $5.25 each



Photo by Tony Valainis

This article appeared in the December 2012 issue.


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