Gifts to Buy for Five Impossible-to-Shop-For Personalities


As we get to official last-minute holiday shopping season, you’ve probably got someone on your list you still can’t pin down. The never-satisfied boss? The too-cool teen? The much-hipper friend? Even just a parent who tells you, “don’t get me anything,” or that girl in your office whom you don’t really know, but still pulled for the dreaded Secret Santa. To help satisfy these hard-to-please giftees, we asked proprietors from eight indie stores in each of the boroughs to make a few suggestions from their inventory. Their picks, arranged by the person who might receive them, are here to help in the slideshow below.

Gifts to Buy for Five Impossible Personalities