5 Perfect Gifts For … The Punk Princess

Julie Gerstein / December 3, 2012

All this month The Frisky is serving up holiday gift guides to help you pick presents for everyone on your list. First up, we’ve got gifts for the punk rock fanatic in your life…

1. Wood Record Frame: Even if she doesn’t have a record player, wooden record frames are a great way to turn your record LPs into art. [2 for $30]

2. Style Tryst Studded Faux Leather Bracelet: If your friend loves the punk rock aesthetic, she’ll love this faux leather cuff with studs. [$38]

3. New York Noise Book:  A sort of photo companion to Please Kill MeNew York Noise is a visual catalog of the late ’70s and early ’80s New York punk and new wave scene. [$30]

4. Please Kill Me: The Oral History of Punk, by Legs McNeil: This book is the de facto history of New York’s ’70s punk rock scene, and includes interviews with everyone from Patti Smith to Iggy Pop to the New York Dolls and the Sex Pistols. Very necessary reading. [$10.88]

5. Crosley Spinnerette Turntable: This portable mini-turntable offers full-strength sound, and a handy USB port for plugging in your iPod, too. [$149.95]