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Cost Plus World Market® Has Unique And Affordable Last-Minute Gifts For Everyone On Your Christmas List This Season

OAKLAND, Calif.; December 19, 2013—Christmas is only days away, but if you’re not done with your shopping, there’s no need to panic. Cost Plus World Market® ( can help you with those last-minute gift giving ideas. With a wide range of gifts including stocking stuffers under $5, World Market® customers can find the perfect Christmas gift to fit any budget.

Gift ideas range from French scented candles, imported candies and chocolates, boxed jewelry sets, fashionable scarves, luxurious personal care bath sets, fun tech accessories, retro-inspired toys and carved wood tabletop frames. Not to be left out, the specialty retailer also has gifts for men including bar accessories, cooking tools and tabletop games. In addition, as part of the retailer’s partnership with Downton Abbey®, the store has Walkers shortbread, plum pudding and mincemeat tarts, Republic of Tea’s Downton Estate Blend tea and Downton Abbey® red and white wines are available. The food and beverage items make a great gift for fans of the award-winning television series.

Still at a loss for what to give? World Market’s sales associates are happy to assist customers in finding the perfect gift or creating a personalized basket of goodies for everyone on your list. Or, let the recipient choose their favorite World Market item when you gift them with a gift card, which can be redeemed in stores and online at

There’s also still time to enter World Market’s Downton Abbey® sweepstakes for a chance to win a trip for two to London with a private tour of Highclere Castle (the setting of the show) and a visit to the show’s set. The sweepstakes runs through December 27, 2013. Please visit to enter the sweepstakes and for full rules and entry guidelines.

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About Cost Plus World Market
Cost Plus World Market ( operates 269 stores in 31 states under the World Market® and Cost Plus World Market® trademarks. The stores feature an ever-changing selection of casual home decor and furnishings, housewares, gifts, unique jewelry, decorative home accessories, over 500 international wines, gourmet foods and beverages offered at affordable prices and imported from more than 50 countries. Many items are unique and exclusive to World Market and are regularly supplied by an international network of individual and regional artisans developed over the Company’s more than 50 years in the import business.

Jill Osaka
Cost Plus World Market