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Best Places For Last Minute Gifts In OC

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The clock is ticking and you still haven't found the right gift. If you find yourself frantically trying to rummage through every potential gift shop there is and still need relief, then this list is for you. In the OC, you can find a range of gifts from small to large, old to new and cheap to expensive. Here are the best places in OC for last-minute gifts.

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South Coast Plaza
3333 Bear St
Costa Mesa, CA 92626
(714) 540-9001

With locations throughout LA and OC, Anthropologie is a terrific place for last minute gifts around the holidays as well as year round. Choose from home accessories such as candles, coffee table books and more as well as women's tops, pants, jackets, shoes, and jewelry. Items at Anthropologie are fun and will make a great gift for anyone.

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Deckers Fine Gifts & Collectibles
17350 17th St., Suite G
Tustin, CA 92780
(714) 832-7074

A rarity of its kind in Orange County, Deckers Fine Gift & Collectibles is the first choice for those in search of enchanting gifts that inspire holiday cheer. Located in Tustin, you can browse the vast selection of holiday-themed gifts for the entire family and spot a potential gift from the many collectibles which include porcelain and Swarovski figurines, handcrafted jewelry boxes and unique home decor. The cozy shop also provides a break from the busy malls and larger stores which tend to be jam packed with shoppers looking for last-minute gifts.

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Timeless Treasures
5912 Edinger Ave.
Huntington Beach, CA 92649
(562) 592-0875

For the shopper who is in a hurry to find last-minute gifts but isn't exactly sure where to begin, Timeless Treasures Boutique offers a variety of gifting ideas all under one roof. From handmade gifts to vintage items, gourmet foods to home decor and jewelry to clothing, you'll be sure to find something worth taking home. Timeless Treasures even has gifts for the often forgotten ones - the pets. It offers a selection of tasty pet treats to keep your animal feeling special and delighted this holiday season.

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The Boutique Gift Baskets
906 E. Civic Center Drive
Santa Ana, CA 92701
(818) 307-9165

When in doubt, go for the gift baskets! For a nifty treat that won't put a damper on your expenses, The Boutique Gift Baskets, located in Santa Ana, is a great last-minute gift dwelling. Gift baskets are set up for every occasion and are lined with holiday treats and goodies that will be sure to impress. Christmas-inspired gift baskets include 'Christmas Morning Breakfast,' 'Holiday Picnic,' 'Holiday Delight' and 'Under the Tree.'

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8010 Beach Blvd.
Buena Park, CA 90620
(714) 220-3116

For him, pick up some last-minute holiday gifts ideas such as novelty tees, accessories and sneakers at Attic located in Buena Park. The neatly organized boutique is devoted to the latest and trendiest in men's clothes, shoes and accessories. If you're irking to splurge, you can spoil him with a designer frock, or if you're more frugal minded, you can get him a variety of cost-saving gifts for under $30.

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Hey Gorgeous! Boutique
1808 Newport Blvd.
Costa Mesa, CA 92627
(949) 307-2602

For her, if you're short on time and don't have a lot of money to spend, head on down to Hey Gorgeous! Boutique located in Costa Mesa. The boutique carries a number of contemporary women's clothing items including cute dresses perfect for holiday parties and flashy heels that are sure to complete any seasonal outfit. All of the looks are fresh, feminine and boast an Orange county flair. With the many dresses that go for $40-$60, you can consider Hey Gorgeous! Boutique as a safety net in last-minute gift ideas for her.

Barbara Akowuah is a freelance journalist based in Southern California. As a fashion examiner who is privy to style, Barbara loves to write about fashion and how it relates to the Los Angeles scene. Barbara loves to dish out the latest trends, style tips, and inside scoop. Her work can be found on

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