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George Clooney (Andrew Medichini/AP)
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Five gift ideas for the superstar in your life Add to ...

Oprah’s pick

Professional gift giver Cynde Cassel always keeps her recipients’ hobbies in mind. What to give a voracious reader such as Oprah Winfrey? Besides books, an elegant teacup and saucer are sure to go over big.

Porcelain teacup and saucer, $6.99 at Homesense (www.homesense.ca).

Manly pleasures

For the guy who has everything, only the unusual will do, from good olive oil (guaranteed to appeal to Italy fan George Clooney) to a modern record player.

Record player, $69.99 at Marshalls (www.marshallscanada.ca).

Fun factor

“Most people have an It girl on their list, whether it’s their sister, niece or best friend,” says Cassel, evoking starlet Emma Stone. “With her in mind, I would opt for items with a touch of whimsy in unexpected colours.”

Colour-blocked pea coat, $129.99 at Winners (www.winners.ca).

Like a glove

Buying for style rebels such as Diane Keaton can be tough, so consider their wardrobes overall (colourful, minimalist) and pick out accessories to match.

Colour-blocked leather gloves, $49.99 at Marshalls (www.marshallscanada.ca).

Hipster chic

Among trendy young urbanites such as Ryan Gosling, heritage looks (including chunky knitwear) and old-school grooming aids (think straight razors and shaving brushes) are big these days.

Chunky knit cardigan, $39.99 at Marshalls (www.marshallscanada.ca).

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