Holiday Gift Guide 2012: Gifts for ladies

By Columbus Alive
From the November 22, 2012 edition

Gag gum drink markers, $12

Buy it: Francesca’s Collections

108 Easton Town Center, Easton Town Center

614-476-6410

fancescascollections.com

These things look like chewed up gum and stick to wine glasses or champagne flutes — and, we assume, cheap beer bottles, classy-pants. Your area funny girl will appreciate these.

Novelty soap, $10

Buy it: Bink Davies

668 N. High St., Short North

614-725-4588

binkdavies.com

Only best friends buy best friends crass hand soap.

Natural mica necklace, $158

Buy it: Thread

1306 Grandview Ave., Grandview

614-481-3090

threadongrandview.com

The collection of Pluma’s handmade gem stone necklaces is seriously rockin’.

Tokyo Milk Dead Sexy lotion and makeup bag, $18 and $14

Buy it: Thread

1306 Grandview Ave., Grandview

614-481-3090

threadongrandview.com

Tokyo Milk’s luxury lotion pairs fabulously with a matching cosmetics bag. But don’t take our word for it: This women’s boutique is hosting a night of shopping just for guys looking for gifts for their girlfriends or wives on Nov. 29 and Dec. 20.

OSU boot socks, $30

Buy it: LP Designs

642 N. High St., Ste. B, Short North

614-309-9972

lp-designs.com

Wear these leg warmers with tall boots and the Block O will peek out the top. They’re a must-have for the Buckeye babe who can pull together a sweet outfit as well as she can beat you in a game of football.