Step away from the ordinary Christmas fare this year. Look beyond the normal shelves of suggestions for gifts...beyond new technology (even though technology rocks, maybe the budget doesn't). This year is a colossal year for some imaginative, fun, and unique items that you may not even know exist.

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    Awkward Family Photos: The Board Game

    This game was designed after the popular website 'Awkward Family Photos' and promises to get you laughing so hard, you are holding your side. The photos are hilarious as the answers your family and friends will shout out. Reviews on this board game is all fives for fun. Get it on Amazon for only $23.99

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    Pet's Eye View Camera

    We have all wondered what our beloved furry pets do in their adventures during the day. So now comes the camera to see the mischief your best friend is in too. Compatible with pc/mac, and you can upload the photos, usb cable provided. For the price of $39.99 at Perpetual Kid.

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    Personalized Pop Art Portraits

    Andy Warhol would be proud. With just a photo, you can personalize the coolest gift. This is not limited to faces only, but any picture. You are in control of colors and styles for a truly unique one of a kind gift. Available at myDavinci for $64.85

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    Mosh Potatoes: Cookbook for Rockers:

    For only $9.17 at Walmart, you can bring the gift of heavy metal recipes and stories from the headliner's themselves. Any rock 'n' roller with mad cooking skills will love this cookbook.

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    Air Swimmers: R/C Flying fish

    A remote controlled shark swimming thru the air in your living room is a fun gadget to entertain friends and family with. And this shark is huge. Take this fish to your favorite pub, and watch how people become mesmerized. Also available at Amazon at $31.49