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Gift Alley stocks an array of trinkets, treasures, wearable wares, and gift items. The boutique's eclectic inventory includes candles from Yankee ($5–$20) and WoodWick ($10–$20), Webkinz creatures ($5–$10), helium balloons ($1–$3.75 each), and body lotions ($5–$25). Stoppers-by can adorn themselves with Silly Bandz bracelets ($5) or show school spirit with collegiate accessories such as a freezer mug ($12) or T-shirt ($29.95). Leanin' Tree greeting cards provide sentimental prose for major events ($1–$5), such as Bring Uncaged Pet Snakes to Work Day and Congratulations on Your Baby's First Doppelganger Sighting.