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    Dec 22, 2014

    13 Gifts You Can Buy At The Airport That Don't Suck

    Just because it's the LAST POSSIBLE MINUTE doesn't mean your gift can't be thoughtful.

    1. A Magazine Subscription

    wired.com

    Fill out the little subscription cards inside the magazine as a card. Then you can actually get the subscription online.

    2. The Best Local Candy

    googoo.com / toblerone.com / sees.com

    And if all else fails, there's always Toblerone.

    3. A Shot Glass (With Booze!)

    greatchicagogifts.com / amazon.com / justminiatures.co.uk

    Get mini bottles at the duty-free shop, or if you're REALLY last minute (and don't mind the 600% markup) just buy a few on the actual flight.

    4. A Special Book

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    Find the perfect book for everyone on your list here.

    5. A Personalized Souvenir T-shirt

    etsy.com / gifts-show.com

    Use those little sewing kits available in most travel stores to add a personal touch to a souvenir shirt while you're on the plane. Add the recipient's name, or a heart on the part of the city where you live. Learn how to do basic embroidery here.

    6. Customized Headphones (or Travel Charger Cord)

    refinery29.com / Via pinterest.com

    Use the sewing kit to make this super easy friendship wrap for travel earbuds while you're on the plane. Learn how here.

    7. An Embellished Eyemask

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    Add little eyes, or a cute saying (like GO AWAY.)

    8. Comically Large Candy

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    They usually sell these in Duty-Free shops along with the booze. Perfect for a kid who can't get enough sugar.

    9. 52 Reasons Why You Love Them

    blog.sharpie.com / zazzle.com / thehannahconrad.wordpress.com

    Written on souvenir playing cards. Perfect plane activity. Get more ideas for how to do it here.

    10. A Custom Breakfast Kit

    zazzle.com . / amazon.com / walmart.com

    The local mug, coffee specialty, and a cute breakfast snack all tied together.

    11. A Treat Yourself Travel Kit

    xpresspa.com ./ amazon.com

    Xpress Spa locations are available in these cities worldwide. Plus a coordinating neck pillow for that extra comfort.

    12. Pilot-for-a-Day Kit

    barnesandnoble.com / vi.sualize.us

    Perfect for the aspiring pilot of any age. Get free wings from your pilot as you leave the plane.

    13. A Fastpass for Airport Lines

    card.clearme.com / debcosolutions.com

    A year subscription to clear allows the frequent traveler to skip security lines. Package it in a cute luggage tag and you're good to go.

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