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Every young buck dreams of the day she'll receive her distinguished diploma and launch that cap high into the blue sky, but we all know it’s the post-graduation activities (read: the gift-getting) that really sweetens the deal.
So, rather than celebrate a grad's academic achievements by picking up some last-minute tchotchke at the drugstore, why not opt for something special and homegrown? From a singular paper rabbit bust perfect for that new adult abode, to a beautifully constructed leather dopp kit ideal for promising career travels (it’s time to ditch that ragged plastic baggie of toiletries!), we’ve scoured the streets of San Francisco to bring you the best graduation gifts crafted with local love.
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CoAlthough Milan is known as home base for luxury accessories — all the great Italian designer handbags and legendary leather shoes have come from its factories — London is giving the establishment a run for its money. British designers have seized on some qualities that many designers in Milan seem to have lost read