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Guide to Holiday Gift Guides

With less than two weeks left until Christmas, the internet is buzzing with gift ideas. I've compiled a list of my favorite gift guides and just to be a little more editorial, I've chosen my own highlights from each. I know you don't have much time to hear me ramble about it, so let's get on with the gifts!

• CNET. 2009 Ultimate Holiday Gift Guide

From the mouth of the tech news site CNET comes a great guide including articles on budget gadgets, luxuries and green stuff. Highlights: Canon PowerShot A480 10 MP Digital Camera. Klipsch IMAGE S4 In-Ear Headphones.

• Etsy Gift Guides

The editor's of Etsy list their favorite handmade and unique gifts in a ton of categories. Highlight: Egg Carton Book

• ExtraBux Gift Guide: Grown-Up Stocking Stuffers

8 stocking stuffers for adults. Highlight: Burt's Bees Mini Lip Gloss Collection

• Heeb Magazine's Graphic Novel Gift Guide

I don't talk about illustration and drawing quite enough anymore. If you're here looking for a gift for the illustration enthusiast in your life, maybe these graphic novels will work for you. Highlights: The Book of Genesis Illustrated. All Star Superman.

• Gamertell's 2009 Holiday Gift Guide

Gamers need love too. Look here for video games and gaming gear. Highlights: Dead Space Extraction for Wii

• Chicago Now: Our Favorite Green Gifts

For the environmentally conscious person. Or maybe a gift for the person you want to be more environmentally aware. Highlight: KOR BPA-Free Water Bottles

• GQ's Ultimate Holiday Gift Guide

GQ Magazine's gift guide filled with fashion conscious and stylish selections. For a laugh, also check out their Tiger Woods Gift Guide. (Sorry, Tiger!) Highlights: Ion USB Portable Turntable. Fujifilm Instax Mini 7S Camera.

• Entertainment Weekly's Holiday Gift Guide

Shopping ideas for TV lovers, movie lovers and star watchers. See also: 'Twilight': 12 Great Gifts! Highlight: Gilmore Girls: The Complete Series Collection.

• Times Online's Geek-free gadget guide for Christmas 2009

Enough said. Highlight: ASUS EEE Seashell netbook

• ANidea's 2009 Holiday Gift Guide

This guide compiles ideas from social network sites such as twitter and Facebook. Highlights: Vibram Five Fingers

Gifts for Graphic Designers: A Wish List

My own guide selecting out items and ideas for the graphic designers of the world. Highlight: Pantone 100 Top Colors

The Lifehack Last-Minute Gift-Giving Guide

Last-Minute edit to the list to add Lifehacker's guide. Highlight: The Men's Underwear Repair Kit