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You don't have to leave the area or break the bank to find great holiday gifts. Local shops offer a variety of ideas for less than $20.

Name of the store: Remember When

Item: Cup and saucer, candle and creamer

Price: $20

Description: Some say coffee and tea taste better served on fine china. Here's a cost-effective way to find out if that's true.

This is a perfect gift for: Anyone who likes antiques or one-of-a-kind items

About the store: Remember When, 3012 McHenry Ave., Modesto, offers furniture, jewelry, garden items and collectibles.

Pertinent info: The store, open Monday through Saturday 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Sunday 11 a.m. to 5 p.m., offers its customers coffee, cookies and popcorn while they shop.

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