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  • Grab your gift shopping list and hit the road


    Holiday-candles-gift-wrapped-2‘Tis the season when families begin discussing the holiday gift giving plan. Should they buy gifts just for the kids? Should they draw names? What kind of spending limit should be set? All great plans. But this year, why not add a new dimension to your shopping plans and become Holiday Boutique Hoppers? Get your friends and family together, grab your shopping list and hit the road.

    The cornucopia of boutiques, bazaars, festivals and fairs scheduled this month from Los Gatos to San Benito County and all points in between make holiday shopping easy and fun. Featuring unique gift items from local businesses and artisans, some community boutiques also offer wine tasting and breakfast, lunch or dinner.

    Here’s a guide to get you started on your holiday boutique hopping experience.

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