Jon Hamm's Next Project Is a Tale of 'Yuletide Techno-Paranoia'

Your boyfriend Jon Hamm and his beautiful hair have a new gig! Apparently, he'll be appearing on televisions in the U.K. this December on Black Mirror, a feature-length special comprised of "three interwoven stories of Yuletide techno-paranoia." Sounds Dickensian. » 9/29/14 10:00am 9/29/14 10:00am

What To Buy A Grinch

Some people do not care for winter wonderlands, silver bells or "merry" anything. Some people are bitchy and bitter, perpetually pissed-off or generally annoyed. What we have here are gifts for Grinches, Scrooges, the enraged and the ill-tempered. » 12/24/10 10:14am 12/24/10 10:14am

What To Buy For The Kids

The holidays are all about the joy in a child's smile... when she opens the heinously expensive gift she's been pining for. Here are some great gifts for kids that won't result in them shooting their eye out (probably). » 12/23/10 3:09pm 12/23/10 3:09pm

Gifts Women Really Want

Thoughtful gifts for your girlfriend (platonic or romantic) can be more challenging than you'd expect, especially if you've already given her a framed photo of you two. But fear not; herewith are some ideas drawn from our editors' wish lists. » 12/22/10 5:16pm 12/22/10 5:16pm

The Gift Guide For Crafters

Here's our how-to guide for shopping for how-to enthusiasts. Have your crafty friends make their own damn presents using supplies, kits, organizers, and books that make perfect presents for DIY-ers. » 12/21/10 4:00pm 12/21/10 4:00pm

Abu Dhabi Hotel "Regrets" $11 Million Christmas Tree

Abu Dhabi's Emirates Palace hotel apologized for "attempts to overload" on Christmas cheer by erecting a 43-foot tree adorned with gold and jewels. But when a hotel has a gold-bar vending machine in the lobby, excess is relative. » 12/20/10 10:26am 12/20/10 10:26am

What To Buy A Pop Culture Junkie

Let's make Christmas all about vampires and '50s ad agencies! We've got gifts for Mad Men enthusiasts, True Blood fangbangers and anyone goo goo for Lady Gaga. Caution: You're gonna want most of this stuff for yourself. » 12/15/10 3:50pm 12/15/10 3:50pm

What To Buy Your Coworkers

Still stumped on how to distill your awkward work relationships into inexpensive Secret Santa gifts? Never fear: our office gift guide will help you find the perfect present for the near-strangers you see more than your own family. » 12/13/10 2:30pm 12/13/10 2:30pm

What To Buy Your Favorite Drunk

The holidays are about family and friends. Sharing the good times. Making new memories. And getting drunk enough to forget some. Forthwith, a variety of delicious, funny, and most of all useful booze and booze-related items for your gift-giving consideration. » 12/10/10 5:45pm 12/10/10 5:45pm

Gifts For People You Hate

Buying gifts for people you like is hard enough, but what about people you loathe? Herewith, some excellent passive-aggressive presents that put that stocking full of coal to shame. » 12/09/10 5:55pm 12/09/10 5:55pm

The Twelve Days Of Buying Crap

Today marks Day One of our 12 Days Of Buying Crap: for the next 12 weekdays, we'll help you figure out what crap to give people. Sit tight; coming soon are ideas for crap you can give to your frenemies! » 12/09/10 5:04pm 12/09/10 5:04pm

Donatella Versace hosted the Versace Christmas party in Milan this weekend. She asked everyone she saw what political party they were affiliated with and whether they liked Hillary or Barack. ("I want Hillary!" she says.) George Michael and Mariah Carey recordings were the background music. She confessed she would… » 12/20/07 12:40pm 12/20/07 12:40pm

Vanity Fair's Gift Guide: MasterCard, MasterCard Or MasterCard?

Vanity Fair, taking a page out of the teen magazines we all loved so dearly, has created a quiz of sorts on their Vanity Fair Insider website to allow readers to see the perfect gift for everyone on their holiday shopping lists. Visitors are asked to set sliding scale thingies to denote the gender of the recipient… » 12/19/07 3:00pm 12/19/07 3:00pm