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We found the 32 greatest gifts for everyone on your list, and we're sharing our secrets with you.

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This Clock Rocks

Ted Morrison

This Clock Rocks

A mod take on the classic cuckoo is a funky addition to any room. Chic Chalet Clock, $40; popdeluxe.net.

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For the Design Fanatic

Ted Morrison

For the Design Fanatic

1. Well Served Graphic square veggie plates are perfect for appetizers. Set of six, $40; uncommongoods.com. 2. Eco Jewels These lovely square charms are made from Scrabble tiles. They come in charming little metal boxes, and no two necklaces are alike. $15; littleputbooks.etsy.com. 3. Watch Out These graphic watches are so gorgeous they're like portable works of art. French Collection, $48; stampsusa.net. 4. Trendy Travel Organize family passports by getting each person a leather cover in a different color. From Baekgaard, $20; verabradley.com. 5. Petal Power Flower headphones will wow any little girl (or cool mom) in your life. $20; www.u-go-g.com. 6. Tile File Who knew dominoes could be this swanky? Each piece has sparkling green gems to coordinate with the moc croc case. $42; tossdesigns.com. 7. Mix Masters Bold-colored melamine mixing bowls make a luxe gift. Set of three, $40; loftparty.com. 8. Hold Everything Vinotagz are two gifts in one: napkin holders that double as wineglass charms. Set of six, $14; www.modern-twist.com.

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For the Nature or Sports Lover

Ted Morrison

For the Nature or Sports Lover

1. Hanging Around The name pretty much says it all: Christmas Tree In-a-Box is made entirely from paper. $15; barnesandnoble.com. 2. Tree's a Crowd A row of metal pine trees makes a clever photo holder -- or you could keep it on a desk to display cards or memos. $13.50; umbra.com. 3. Turf's Up The Sports Book gives all the rules, tactics, and techniques of every sport under the sun. Petanque, anyone? $35; us.dk.com. 4. One-Stop Clicker A universal remote that's seriously easy to use. It has his and hers buttons to customize favorite channels, and it controls up to 10 devices. $80; philips.com. 5. Have a Ball There are more than 60 printed baseballs to choose from, but we love the classic stadium ones for the sports buff. $20; unforgettaballs.com. 6. Check Mate Protect checks with an elegant linen checkbook cover. $18; nubiusorganics.com. 7. A Little Time For the sophisticated traveler in your life, buy a mini alarm clock trimmed in leather, which zips up to protect the face. Equipe, $38; redenvelope.com. 8. Ripe and Ready Sachets take on a fresh shape: strawberries made from fun fabric scraps. Set of six, $22.50; homegrownmarket.com.

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For Those on the Go

Ted Morrison

For Those on the Go

1. Easy Burn The kit comes with 25 pretty labels and sleeves for making custom photo or music CDs. CD Packaging Kit, $16; chroniclebooks.com. 2. Pet Project Doesn't your pet deserve faux-chocolate doggie treats? All proceeds go to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital. $12; stjude.org. 3. Great Gadget It's a flashlight, compass, digital thermometer, magnifier, and whistle all in one. $24; gaiam.com. 4. What a Puzzler Get any address made into a custom jigsaw puzzle of a map from the U.S. Geological Survey. $35; firebox.com. 5. Car Safety Anyone who drives a lot will appreciate the Collision Kit -- just in case of a fender bender. $15; getbuttonedup.com. 6. Just Charge It Chargepod lets you attach portable gaming devices, cell phones, MP3 players, and more. $50 with one adapter; callpod.com. 7. Great Reflection Charming makeup mirrors fit in a pocket or purse. $7.50; allymoon.com. 8. Boxed Up These boxer shorts are covered with drawings of classic baseball stadiums -- a go-to gift for Dad. UnderStatements, $22 each; joshbach.com.

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For the Organized Sweet Tooth

Ted Morrison

For the Organized Sweet Tooth

1. Ribbon Board Organize all those invites, shopping lists, and snapshots in one bright place. Aloha board, $20; therareorchid.com. 2. Chalk Talk Leave a love note and a pretty blossom in this combo chalkboard/vase. $20; couronneco.com. 3. Cocktail Hour Floral and herb-infused cocktail mixers make a good hostess gift. Essences, $15 each; stirrings.com. 4. Festival of Bites Open one drawer each night of Hanukkah to reveal a chocolate treat and a family activity, then turn the drawer around to "light" the menorah. $15; starbucks.com. 5. Sweet Idea How awesome is this delicious little change holder? Hostess Cupcake coin purse, $14; fredflare.com. 6. Hello, Cookie There's a sweet red reindeer "nose" in each package of these delish gingerbread cookies. $25; dancingdeer.com. 7. Fly By A dove frame sticks to any metal surface; pull out the easel back to rest it on a desk. $6.50; fridgedoor.com.


Copyright © 2007. Used with permission from the December 2007 issue of Parents magazine.

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