FORT GREENE — Need a holiday gift but don't want to venture to a packed department store?
From quirky planters to freshly baked cookies, you can find everything you need at a neighborhood shop in Fort Greene and Clinton Hill.
There's also the Brooklyn Flea's winter market, which is back in Fort Greene this year, featuring 75 vintage and craft vendors.
If you’re stuck on ideas, here are some suggestions for everyone on your list:
Burnin' For You candles
Burnin’ For You Candles, $32
370 Myrtle Ave.
Brighten up a home with a hand-poured, soy candle from Jill Lindsey. The candles are available in six scents, such as “Garden Ghost” and “Mojave Daydream,” and burn for 65 hours. All candles come in recyclable packaging.
Cashmere scarves and blankets
Cashmere Scarves and Blankets, $65 and up
388 Myrtle Ave.
Keep your loved ones warm this winter with 100 percent cashmere scarves and blankets from 21 Tara. The soft cashmere accessories are handmade in Kathmandu.
Nonstop Metropolis: A New York City Atlas, $49.95 hardcover or $29.95 paperback
686 Fulton St.
History buffs will be sure to love this collection of unconventional atlases that map New York City through different lenses, from wildlife to hip-hop. The visually striking book features 26 maps and accompanying essays from several contributors including linguists, music historians, ethnographers, urbanists and environmental journalists.