Some survival kits include fire starter and rope, which is fine if you’re MacGyver. But in the case of a real emergency (chipped nail!), reach for this 16-item change purse-size savior, which includes an emery board, deodorant, and more.
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Extra-Cool Champagne Carrier
We hate to burst your bubbles, but that plastic liquor-store bag isn’t doing your gift any favors. This refrigerator-inspired box, though, doubles as gift wrap and keeps the Veuve Clicquot chilled for two hours.
To buy: $40 for bottle and case, at liquor stores.
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Enter a gift box’s measurements (or use the app’s handy measurement tool) to find out how much paper and ribbon you’ll really need to wrap it. Then follow the easy step-by-step picture tutorials.