Gifts -- You can observe artisans continuing the tradition of the Boston & Sandwich Glass Company at Pairpoint Glass Works, 851 Sandwich Rd. (Rte. 6A, near the foot of the Sagamore Bridge), Sagamore (tel. 800/899-0953; Thomas J. Pairpoint was a leading designer in the 1880s. The output includes skillful replicas. Glass-blowing takes place Monday to Friday from 9am to 4pm. Bargain-lovers flock to the Christmas Tree Shops at the Sagamore Bridge, Sagamore (tel. 508/888-7010). The stock here is not just holiday-related. Housed in an oversize thatch-roofed Tudor cottage, complete with spinning windmill, the array is Woolworthian in scope. There are six more branches of Christmas Tree Shops in other towns on the Cape.

Seafood -- You couldn't hope for a fresher catch than what you'll find at Cataumet Fish, 1360 Rte. 28A, Cataumet (tel. 508/564-5956). Buy a whole fish or cart home a couple of lobsters.

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