The guide: Last-minute holiday gift ideas from Pasadena-area stores


 


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FOR ANYBODY
  • Gift cards (seen above), luxury candles and pretty much anything in stock at Lula Mae100 N. Fair Oaks Ave., Pasadena

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Shop the block: Marz, 1512 Mission St., South Pasadena

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This boutique is your ace in the hole for unique gifts.


When a social engagement presents itself, rest assured your gift for the hostess will surpass all the others; Present it with a demure smile, and watch the compliments roll in.
Owner Marcia Ellinger has a penchant for the uber-eclectic, and makes it her mission to stock novelties you won’t find anywhere else.
Gorgeous stationery, fine beauty products, original playthings for the tots: The shelves overflow with possibilities. “That’s why people love coming here,” Ellinger says.
More photos after the jump.


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