Give someone a present that they won't want to throw out!
Shark Dog Sweater
Jaws never looked so damn cute—and warm. Shark Dog Sweater: $26. Chic Petique, 1040 N. Second St. 215.238.0981. thechicpetique.com
With an extensive library of titles from both culinary classicists as well as modern masters like Jose Garces and Marc Vetri, COOK is pretty much a one-stop shop for the foodie or amateur cook in your life. Cookbooks: $35. COOK, 253 S. 20th St. 215.735.2665. audreyclairecook.com
Wild Card Garter Flask
With two adjustable straps and a buckle to keep your flask in place, never again will you be left without alcohol when you really need it. Ladies can rock it like a garter; dudes strap it to the guns. Wild Card Garter Flask: $88. Delicious, 1040 N. American St. 215.413.0375. deliciousboutique.com
Sultana Maria Vintage Necklace
This handmade pendant necklace (the pieces of which are fashioned from recycled materials) will add a touch of vintage elegance to any outfit. Sultana Maria Vintage Necklace: $50. Smak Parlor, 219 Market St. 215.625.4551. smakparlour.com
Deux Lux Wallet
With peacock feather detailing, sequins and a gold tassel, this is about as elegant as a wallet can get. And with more than eight credit card slots, a zip coin pouch and three bill dividers, it’s also incredibly functional. Deux Lux Wallet: $72. Bloom, 1001 N. Second St. 267.861.0539. bloomfolly.com
Wool Felt Fedora
For the stylish fella who could use a little more pimp in his wardrobe. Fedora, $99. Hats in the Belfry, 245 South St. 215.922.6770. hatsinthebelfry.com
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