Don't get us wrong, we love the lights, the eggnog and the tree. But the best part of the holidays? Surprising loved ones with little tiny packages tied up with string. 

After getting ALTR'd with us in the North Loop, swing right around the corner to some of our favorite shops to get something for every badass on your list. A big thanks to D.NOLO and Martin Patrick 3 for hosting us and helping us round out the best holiday gift guide for 2017. Click here for the full gift guide. 

For Him

One word (technically three words) - MartinPatrick3. This North Loop shop is packed (and styled) to the brim with unique menswear and gifts. The MartinPatrick3 experience is truly unparalleled - their expansive 17,000 square-foot space has everything you could dream of - menswear, accessories, home furnishings, stationery, self-care products - the list goes on and on. They also have a wildly helpful staff and holiday cookies and treats around every corner. Trust us, it would be near impossible to leave without a gift (or two) for every gent on your list. 

1. Faribault Coffee Cup Sleeve, $10 2. Want Les Essentiels Dopp Kit, $225 3. Men's Society Stow Away Travel Kit, $35 4. Skeem Design Fireplace Matches, $34 5. Sydney Hale Company Candle, $30 6. AMERN/RJB V-Neck in Charcoal, $42 7. Talisman & Co. Mpls Black Cap, $35 8. Eight & Bob Cologne, $185 9. Newgate Charlie Bell Alarm Clock, $30

1. Faribault Coffee Cup Sleeve, $10

2. Want Les Essentiels Dopp Kit, $225

3. Men's Society Stow Away Travel Kit, $35

4. Skeem Design Fireplace Matches, $34

5. Sydney Hale Company Candle, $30

6. AMERN/RJB V-Neck in Charcoal, $42

7. Talisman & Co. Mpls Black Cap, $35

8. Eight & Bob Cologne, $185

9. Newgate Charlie Bell Alarm Clock, $30

For Her

If you haven't been to D.NOLO in the North Loop, you're missing out. It's jaw-dropping space filled with all things gold, black, fur and leather. D.NOLO opened its doors in 2013 and has become one of the fastest growing co-op destinations in Minneapolis and the entire Midwest. D.NOLO currently houses five cutting-edge retailers - bluebird boutique, bumbershute, kindred, Requisite and rosegold. From fashion-forward womenswear to home furnishings, you'll find what you're looking for here, and then some. 

It's pretty safe to assume that jewelry, accessories and classic tees will be a perfect gift for any of the women on your holiday list, and D.NOLO won't disappoint. We've rounded up some of our favorite gifts from D.NOLO this season (the best part? They're all available in-store now).

1. Seduction, Potion Collection Candle and Perfume, $45 and $55 2. Graham + Kane Peace Candle, $45 3. Gorjana Necklace, $95 4. Well Fair Bags Shearling Ring Clutch, $198 5. Minnie Rose Slippers, $165 6. Intropia Wallet, $35 7. Generation Love Boyfriend Tee, $98 8. Gorjana Arc Hoops, $60 9. Giles and Brother Railroad Spike Bracelet, $85

1. Seduction, Potion Collection Candle and Perfume, $45 and $55

2. Graham + Kane Peace Candle, $45

3. Gorjana Necklace, $95

4. Well Fair Bags Shearling Ring Clutch, $198

5. Minnie Rose Slippers, $165

6. Intropia Wallet, $35

7. Generation Love Boyfriend Tee, $98

8. Gorjana Arc Hoops, $60

9. Giles and Brother Railroad Spike Bracelet, $85

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