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With the holiday season rapidly approaching, you've probably been busy figuring out what to get your drunk aunt or persnickety boss. But have you thought about spending Thanksgiving at your boyfriend's mom's house, or attending the holiday party at your friend's apartment? You just can't show up empty-handed when someone is graciously throwing a holiday get-together.
So here, we've rounded up 30 of NYC's best stores to find gifts for the host or hostess. We've got you covered with the traditional wine and flower spots, but there's also great stores featuring home goods, candles, candies, and more that will make you look like the most thoughtful guest ever. Check out our map after the jump to see where you can purchase these gifts. Did we miss your favorite spot? Let us know in the comments section below.