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10 Real Simple Last-Minute Gifts for the Christmas Procrastinator

Christmas Day is almost here and there's no doubt some of us are kicking ourselves for waiting until the last minute. Don't worry, there are small businesses on Long Island counting on your procrastination.

Stop in or DM any of these 10 businesses on Instagram to pick up the perfect pre-packaged gift!

1. @totiedyeforclothing

Hand dyed with love: Shop winter beanies, clothing & accessories. Local pick up or drop off only!
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2. @bakedwithgraceny

Check out the beautiful pie shop in Babylon Village for sweet gifts or last-minute desserts! Open CHRISTMAS EVE until 2pm.
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3. @simply_savory_

Gourmet rice balls ready to heat and eat! They make for a great party appetizer or gift them frozen! Order a platter to pick up.
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4. @whippedlashny

Free local delivery for last minute shoppers! These magnetic eyelashes are perfect for New Years Eve! No glue, no problem!
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5. @beautynchicboutique

Clothing boutique, cosmetic studio & beauty salon all in one! Book your NYE blowout or gift one!
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6. @plainviewpuffs

The dessert foodie in your life will thank you for this gift! Artisanal cream puffs come in a variety of luscious flavors. They donate 10% of sales to a new organization every month!
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7. @ohmygoodnessinc

Shop wellness for kids & adults at this Garden City youth center! They have sensory stocking stuffers and adaptogen blends for everyone on your list. Pick up a gift card for a future class or event.
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8. @nofoplantco

A houseplant boutique with hot yoga classes and a full matcha bar! Purchase a gift card or pick up a new plant. Snag an ornament for the hostess of your upcoming Christmas party.
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9. @oohlalaboutiques

Need a last-minute outfit? Stop in this trendy boutique in Babylon Village. Need a gift for your fashionista friend? Wrapping is included!
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10. @Thredny

Can't decide between fashion or home decor? Thred has it all! One for them, two for you! Pop into this Patchogue shop for a cozy sweater, a festive mug or a locally made treasure!
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Welcome to Ames Adventures; Your local Guide to experience the magic of discovering local treasures! I’m Amy Malone. I’m a proud Long Island educator and founder of lifestyle blog, Here you’ll find my local adventures, including my favorite bites, scenic spots, unique road trip ideas, trendy boutiques and my passion for mindfulness and journaling.

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