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The Westsider’s Holiday Gift Guide

Vivienne Tam “Butterfly† In-Ear Headphones for the Fashionists AudiophileJot this Down for Him

For the workaholic guy who fancies himself one of the Mad Men, give him the pen that fits the part, the iconic Jotter from Parker Pens, a premium satin black stainless steel stylus with chiseled detail and plenty of style and flare. Francis Orr Stationery in Beverly Hills and other area fine stationary stores. $22.00.

The Art of Listening

Whether she’s on a shopping jaunt in Beverly Hills, spinning at the gym or in her own little world listening to her favorite downloads, the Vivienne Tam “Butterfly†In-Ear Headphones are the only earphones worthy of a discerning fashionista audiophile. Created by world-renowned fashion designer Vivienne Tam, these earphones feature not only superb sound by exquisite design, including light golThe ECCO Hobart Buckle Boot for the Woman Who Loves Her Boots, and her Dogd-brushed finish and colorful butterfly images on the earpieces. Anthropologie, Fred Segal on Melrose, and Amazon.com. $199.95.

Style for the Dog Park

Contrary to the urban lore, everyone walks in LA, when they have a dog. Get the alpha female on your list stylish winter boots inspired by her favorite accessory, her pooch. The shiny Riviera leather ECCO Hobart Buckle Boot is the perfect match for a regal Irish Setter in cognac or a Black Labrador in black, styled with three stately gold buckles that adjust to three different widths and a soft comfy leather sockliner. $220. Find more canine complements at www.eccousa.com.

There’s a New Cake in Town

Want to bring a festive dessert to the party, but since Oprah’s fave LA sweet spot Doughboy’s closRed Velvet Cake Makes a Perfect Holiday Treated you’re not sure where to go? For a limited time, Baskin Robbins has the holiday treat everyone will love, a fully decorated Red Velvet Cake made with flavored ice and whipped topping, garnished with red velvet cake crumb. It serves up to 8 guests. $19.99.

Wrap it Up for a Cause

Give the gift of giving by wrapping your holiday gifts with American Cancer Society Wrapping Paper, featuring exclusive artwork donated by renowned artists, such as “The Very Hungry Caterpillar’s†Eric Carle or Masha D’Yans, to benefit the American Cancer Society to the theme of “more birthdays†for cancer survivors. Visit http://morebirthdays.com/gallery/art to shop for the gift wrap, e-cards, posters and limited edition prints. 100% of all proceeds goes directly to the Society. $15 for four sheets of 24†x36.â€

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