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19 perfect sci-fi gifts you can buy right now on the craft site Etsy

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Dec 12, 2013, 11:33 AM EST

Sure, you could just get the same official merchandise everyone else is buying, but why not pick up something unique? 

For some time now, the online crafting portal Etsy has been delivering handmade items to suit every taste, from prop replicas to needlework to printmaking to jewelry and everything in between. As with every other corner of the Internet, there's room for every kind of fandom on Etsy, from Doctor Who to The Lord of the Rings to Game of Thrones to Star Wars, and that makes it a great place to search for holiday gifts you simply can't find anywhere else.

So, for the latest in our ongoing series of holiday gift guides, we mined Etsy for holiday gifts that are often one-of-a-kind, including everything from posters to coffee mugs to handbags to earrings, and we're hoping there's something here for just about every fan in your life. Check out the gallery below.

And be sure to check out the rest of our 2013 holiday gift guides:

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