10 Ideas

With only ten days left to Christmas here are ten gift ideas that will get you some culture points this Holiday season - taken from the worlds of art and design that have featured on this very blog and @JMVELARDI over 2011 as well as some new items thrown into the festive mix
... and not a pair of socks in sight...
1. First impressions count
Cheeseburger wrapping paper set at Gift Couture
2. Get the party started
Quartz Pinatta - handmade - by Confetti System at Other Criteria

3. Design Deity
Fornasetti: The Complete Universe at Rizzoli
 4. For those who have been naughty...
Christmas coal toffee at Fortnum & Mason

5. ... or nice
Andy Warhol Tribute Dom Pérignon Champagne at Dom Pérignon

6. The better to see you with
Maison Martin Margiela magnifying glass from 13 collection - available in right and left - at Selfridges Concept Store
7. Megabeads
Seat computer bag at Henrik Vibskov 
8. Hit the road 
36 Hours - weekend itineraries across 150 North American locations from The New York Times at Taschen

9. Exhibition of the year
Design for an interior (1983) by George Sowden from Postmodernism: Style and Subversion 1970-1990 at Victoria & Albert Museum
10. Kitsch after Koons 
Balloon Dog decoration at Paperchase