Savings Tip (Dec 20): A look back

12/20/2009 3:58 AM

12/20/2009 5:42 AM

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.

Got some creative, low-cost gift ideas of your own? Share them at www.modbee.com.

To see previous featured gifts for less than $20, go to www.modbee.com/dollarsandsense.

Editor's Choice Videos

Join the Discussion

The Modesto Bee is pleased to provide this opportunity to share information, experiences and observations about what's in the news. Some of the comments may be reprinted elsewhere on the site or in the newspaper. We encourage lively, open debate on the issues of the day, and ask that you refrain from profanity, hate speech, personal comments and remarks that are off point. Thank you for taking the time to offer your thoughts.

Terms of Service