I'm still crushing on some some current issues I've yet to get my hands on; the new iD (especially as it has a New Zealand contingent in it) and all of the below:
Especially with Christmas coming up, I've been thinking that magazines (the luxurious, thick kinds) are severely underrated as gifts. Especially as most of my friends are arty/fashiony/thinky types. Even better than a magazine is a full blown (addiction inducing) subscription - I got given a Russh one from my clever friends for my birthday this year, and it's all kinds of amazing. And I just found out that the (dealer to my habit) Magnation sells subscriptions online! Hint hint.