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They say it's the thought that counts. And, giving a gift of any kind is inherently thoughtful. It's a bit of a personal touch that sets apart the good gifts — the nice thoughts — from the great ones. Rather than booking a last-minute craft class to piece together a present that's both meaningful and one-of-a-kind, make it easy for yourself and head over to Etsy.
If you just clicked over, you probably quickly got overwhelmed by just how much of everything is on the site. Where to start? To help you suss out the best finds for everyone on your list, we narrowed it down to the coolest 30 options just swelling with that special, handmade feel. At a variety of price points, the art, jewelry, and out-there picks ahead sure beat another Starbucks gift card.
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By now, your big gifts are probably wrapped and underneath the tree. (If not, stop reading this and GO GO GO!) Now all that's left are the tiny treasures to round out your gift-giving game. But, rather than copping out with another Starbucks gift card or scratch-off lotto ticket, get creative and keep it personal.
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