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Old 11-25-2007, 06:07 PM   #1
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What is your favorite random gift website?

When it comes to my brother's birthday or Christmas time, I know that I can usually find something for him on www.wickedcoolstuff.com. They're chock full of random TV, movie, cartoon & comic book-inspired shirts, toys, gizmos, etc. I've gotten good stuff for my wife & others on there, too. Today, I just discovered www.thinkgeek.com, which has all kinds of nerdy tshirts and goofy toys (i.e., the Airzooka & Marshmallow gun of the other thread).

What quirky sites---aside from Amazon, ebay, etc.---do you turn to for fun gifts for friends and loved ones?
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Old 11-25-2007, 06:25 PM   #2
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I used Cafepress a few weeks ago for a gift
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Old 11-25-2007, 06:33 PM   #3
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I like http://www.uncommongoods.com/

I can usually find something different enough that people won't have it, but useful enough that it is usable.
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http://www.cybercandy.co.uk/aaasmt/

I use this site to buy gifts...


For me. Nothing quite like foreign chocolate.
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Old 11-25-2007, 07:59 PM   #5
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I've bought from overstock.com before and liked the items I got for gifts.
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i LOVED threadless before it became popular. i could really find a tshirt for everybody. now they aren't as cult and obscure because i see them everywhere.
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i LOVED threadless before it became popular. i could really find a tshirt for everybody. now they aren't as cult and obscure because i see them everywhere.
wow---i'd never heard of threadless...cool stuff!
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www.shopintuition.com and www.shopkitson.com for fun, cute, trendy stuff for girls (and sometimes for boys). I've gotten my friends and cousins really cute jewelry and stuff from both those sites (and a few things for myself as well). www.lalaling.com has cool stuff for babies, small kids and parents.
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I also like to use Etsy.
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Please oh please don't say "random" unless you're actually referring to something that's "random". Gee, that word is destroying vocabularies.

I had to get that out of the way, sorry.

Also, www.burningairlines.com is pretty good.
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I'm not sure if this counts, because I want to buy everything there ... for myself But I love drooling over the products at Lush http://www.lush.com

I just bought a bunch of stuff there today (instore)
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I'm not sure if this counts, because I want to buy everything there ... for myself But I love drooling over the products at Lush http://www.lush.com

I just bought a bunch of stuff there today (instore)
I love Lush
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I always thought Firebox had some really fun stuff.
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Please oh please don't say "random" unless you're actually referring to something that's "random". Gee, that word is destroying vocabularies.

I had to get that out of the way, sorry.

Also, www.burningairlines.com is pretty good.
I didnt know they even had Lush in Australia...

But HECK, the smell when you go in really hits you.
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