I Need A Gift Today: 10 Best Gift Spots In Boston

At Paradigm Gift, we take more of a long term approach by allowing users on our app to indicate items they might like to buy, but also would love to receive as a gift. There are times, however, where you need a gift immediately; you do not have time to wait for a product to ship. 

Below, you'll find 10 great spots to buy a gift right now.

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1. Neatly Nested

373 W Broadway, Boston, MA 02127

In an absolute pinch? Need a birthday gift, wedding gift, engagement party gift? Regardless of the occasion, Neatly Nested can be your savior. Not to mention they have some excellent greeting cards AND gift wrap your purchase.


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2. Sault New England

577 Tremont St, Boston, MA 02118

Buying for a guy can be tough, yet Sault New England provides plenty of options. If you're in a struggling finding a gift for a guy, this is your spot.

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3. American Provisions

613 E Broadway, South Boston, MA 02127

Buying for a foodie? American Provisions in Southie is a foodie paradise. From craft beer and specialty wines to locally raised meats and cheeses, this place has it all. 


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4. Mint Julep

6 Church St, Cambridge, MA 02138

Stuck on a gift for a lady? Mint Julep in Cambridge has exactly what you'll need. Handmade jewelry, scarves, dresses and more - all that we know that little lady will love.

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5. Ball and Buck

144-B Newbury St, Boston, MA 02116

Shopping for an outdoorsmen? Ball and Buck on Newbury Street provides you with high quality products, all made in the USA. Did we mention they've got an onsite barbershop?

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6. Boston Public Market

100 Hanover St, Boston, MA 02108

Looking for something fresh? Boston Public Market is an indoor, year round marketplace for locally sourced groceries, specialty agricultural products and fresh seasonal food from Massachusetts and New England. 

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7. Gifted

2 Dartmouth St, Boston, MA 02116

Gifted in the South End is a local artist-owned gift shop for jewelry, baby items, clocks, pottery, home decor & other gifts. This place covers just about any type of gift you would need, and they gift wrap.

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8. That's IT! Gifts

98 Charles St, Boston, MA 02114

Conveniently located off Charles Street in Beacon Hill, That's IT! Gifts provides a wide array of options, for just about any gift occasion. Definitely more on the quirky side, but they can give you some great gifts.

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9. Patch NYC

46 Waltham St, Boston, MA 02118

Tucked away in the South End, hidden in the courtyard behind 46 Waltham Street, Patch NYC provides a collection of unique and specialty items. From home decor to garden - and everything in between. 

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10. Bodega

6 Clearway St, Boston, MA 02115

A uniquely hidden shop in the Back Bay Fens, Bodega gives you hand picked sneakers, apparel, and accessories - all perfect gifts for those in your life with some urban style. And when we say 'uniquely hidden' we mean you won't find this place - you must walk into what looks like a convenience store to the hidden door soda machine. And you didn't hear that from us!