Happy holidays, friends! With just over a week until Chanukah and Christmas a few days after that, if you haven't already done so, it's time to start shopping.
We're continuing our month-long celebration of our favorite things by giving you: Our favorite gifts. Sure, we gave you our favorite experiences last week. And you should absolutely do them. But gift giving is always in style, and we can help check everyone off your list -- whether they're naughty or nice!
For every modernist on the list, head to Switch Modern. Our favorite West Midtown modernist mecca has Design Icons of the 20th Century – Included in Museums Around the World on display, showcasing furniture and accessories designed from the early 1900s through the turn of the century that are not only still in production, they are featured in permanent collections of museums worldwide, illustrating the durability of important design. You can't go wrong with a Philippe Starck Gnome, Aalto Vase by iitala or PSJS Juicy Salif juicer.
For every skin care product junkie on the list, look not further than Pure MD. Our gal pal Amanda Gorecki has launched Cocoa Glam, an amazing new hydrating, anti-inflammatory, antioxidant mask to promote skin radiance.
How about a bookworm? We have two favorites by local authors: