2011 Holiday Gift Guide

It’s a wrap when you package their hearts’ desire into five easy categories


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The lovable geek on your list will get a charge out of these digital products and accessories

 

 
 
 
 

 

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The Powerbag Sling (equipped with 3kmAh rechargeable battery), $139.99, at Best Buy; bestbuy.com, Office Max; officemax.com, ful.com, and mypowerbag.com.

 
 

 

 

 
 
 
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Jambox wireless speakers, $199, at Jawbone speakers; jawbone.com.

 
 
 

 

 
 
 
 
 
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iPad case by Gucci, $295, at Gucci, Somerset Collection South, Troy; 248-643-6360.

 
 
 

 

 

 

 

 

4

 

Lego Mindstorm Robotic Kit, $280, at The Robot Garage, Birmingham; 248-723-9100, therobotgarage.com.

 

 

 

 

 

 
5

 

Earbuds by DCI, $12.50, and DCI speaker Lollipops, $9.50, at Write Impressions, Royal Oak; 248-541-8921, writeimpressions-mi.com.

 

 

 

 

 
 
 
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Lomography Diana F+ Daybreak camera, $44.99, at area Urban Outfitters stores; urbanoutfitters.com.

 

 

 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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Steve Jobs, a biography by Walter Isaacson (Simon & Schuster, $35), at area booksellers or amazon.com.

 
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

8

 

iVictrola, $798, at Anthropologie, online exclusive; anthropologie.com.

 

 

 

 

 

photograph #2 courtesy of jawbone; photograph #3 courtesy of gucci; photograph #4 courtesy of lego; photograph #8 courtesy of anthropologie

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