The UrbanDaddy LA Holiday Gift Guide
You made your list, checked it at least twice, then lost your list. Don't worry, these unusual gifts are here to help you through this crucial bit of holiday crunch time.
She makes great sacrifices to look that good. Sacrifices involving 8am Pilates classes and towering heels. (Sacrifices you appreciate.) This shoehorn that kind of looks like a switchblade helps her step into those heels with a bit of badassery. Later comes your sacrifice: helping her take them off.
When you give this gift of literature—and by literature we mean a half-century of hook shots, no-look passes and short shorts—you're not just enriching minds, you're also helping save the print world. All the content is repurposed from newspapers for fun and profit.
And if Atlas looks too empty-handed to be wrapped up all alone, this battery-operated pen offers a way for your stressed-out pal to relax a bit in the office. The innovation will be much appreciated, and the mild creepiness won't be your problem.
There's always that one person you have to buy for, despite the fact you know absolutely nothing about them. Thanks to the esteemed shopkeepers of A+R, it's not a problem—this simple, design-y nutcracker handles nuts of any size and keeps the mess contained.