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Holiday Help: Where to Buy a Gift for Your Parents

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Shopping for your parents (or other authority figures in your life) is never easy, just like it probably wasn't a cakewalk raising you. Thus, every year at the holidays, one must make the pilgrimage to a gifty shop with fingers crossed that there is something, something that will delight them, or at least get used.

In an attempt to inspire you into getting some great gifts for your parents this year, we've rounded up some of our favorite shopping spots, from Broadway Panhandler for the parents who fancy themselves chefs to the Phaidon Shop for parents who would instead be sitting in a corner, quietly reading.

Got any other suggestions? Do let us know in the comments. And if you're trying to find a present for parents with particularly impossible taste, ask away—maybe we'll be able to point you in the right direction.

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Assouline

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The Plaza Food Hall

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Fish's Eddy

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Mxyplyzyk

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C.O. Bigelow

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Broadway Panhandler

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Housing Works

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The Phaidon Store

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The MoMA Design Store

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Sprout Home

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Gifted at the Brooklyn Flea

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Assouline

The Plaza Food Hall

Macy's

Fish's Eddy

Mxyplyzyk

C.O. Bigelow

Broadway Panhandler

Housing Works

The Phaidon Store

The MoMA Design Store

Sprout Home

Gifted at the Brooklyn Flea