The 12 Days of Gifting continues. And this Rue magazine editor is just getting started. Next on her list? Something personalized for your friend with a caffeine problem.

Crystal Palecek Gift Pick for the Coffee Addict

Set of Four Script Monogrammed Coffee Mugs
“We all have that friend whose barista bill costs more than their rent.”

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December 3, 2013

Equal parts artful and functional, these personalized pillows, inspirational trays, and decoupage pictures (from home accessory and décor shop Ben’s Garden) are the most universal gifts. How these witty trinkets got their start? It comes down to raw talent – and perhaps a touch of charisma. For a timeline on the founder, read on.


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November 23, 2013