Best of Boston

Best Gifts, South

2009 Best Gifts, West

Trove

Weston
In the overflowing box marked ‘Good Idea at the Time,’ you’ll find, along with DIY plumbing and getting bangs, plenty of gift-buying impulses gone wrong. […]
2009 Best Gifts

Abodeon

Cambridge
A tightly focused inventory is all well and good for precision shoppers. For hapless procrastinators—the other 99 percent of us—less focus and more serendipity goes […]
2009 Best Gifts, North

Peabody Essex Museum

Salem
Even if the proceeds didn’t benefit Asian-art mecca the Peabody Essex Museum, we’d still spend like drunken Qing-dynasty mandarins here. There are all-occasion gifts like […]