Need to wrap up your shopping?Perhaps a peek at the lists of T&L's editors -- a group so out and about, they always know what's newest, hippest, and best -- will help spur you on toward the holiday finale. Here's what they're asking for:

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Pamela Berry, Creative Director
• A sailboat big enough to sleep six or eight people comfortably. I want to spend next summer sailing from Dubrovnik to Greece to Turkey.

  • Margot Guralnick, Features Editor
  • A year's supply of Japanese Pocky chocolates for afternoon snacking.
  • A week at the Hotel Santa Fe, Puerto Escondido, Mexico, where I got married (and haven't returned in five years).
  • A tour of Uzbekistan and the Kyrgyz Republic with Aid to Artisans, the nonprofit group that helps keep foreign crafts collectives in business.
  • A $1,000 gift certificate from Max, a great clothing shop in Denver.
  • Someone to organize my travel photos or, better yet, the time to do it myself.
  • Laura Gharrity, Associate Art Director
  • Necessities for the ultimate rock-climbing trip:
  • Six months off with pay.
  • Open plane ticket to anywhere in the world with good climbing.
  • The North Face fourseason Stratos backpacking tent.
  • Three pairs each of Prana climbing pants and shorts (black).
  • Seven Speedo sports bras (various colors).
  • Two pairs Nike Pegasus running shoes.
  • Nancy Novogrod, Editor in Chief
  • A T. Anthony duffel bag to replace the 20year-old one I recently lost.
  • A pair of Vasque Sundowner hiking boots (my daughter has them).
  • To get better, faster in Italian, so I can communicate with the neighbors I'd like to have one day in Tuscany.
  • A Luminox Navy Seals watch for scuba diving.
  • A leatherbound travel diary from Graphic Image's Century Collection.
  • Elizabeth Garnsey, Assistant Editor
  • A Rare Earth Explorations elephant safari in Rajasthan.
  • A customcarved totem pole from the Alaska Indian Arts Center -it takes two or three carvers about 600 hours to make one.

Sheila Glaser, Senior Editor
• The 1851 English translation of von Humboldt's six-volume Personal Narrative of Travels to the Equinoctial Regions of the New Continent, an account of his voyage up the Orinoco and elsewhere in South America.
• A houseboat trip on the Mekong River.

  • Joie Dietrich, Art Assistant/Designer
  • Any of these Burton snowboards: FL Project 62 (very cool design); Custom 56 (perfect for powder); or Floater 55 (for doing tricks).
  • K2 snowboard boots great because they're snug but comfortable.
  • A Stüssy skullcapshaped snowboard hat -any color.
  • Barbara Peck, Executive Editor
  • A big, soccermom-type van with a TV so my kids will always be happy to go on the road.
  • A Special Expeditions trip to the Galápagos Islands with my family.
  • A Sony CFDW57 portable stereo system so I can have music wherever I go.

Mario Mercado, Assistant Editor
• A rail trip on the new Great South Pacific Express. Service begins in April; the full itinerary is Sydney-Brisbane-Cairns. From Brisbane, you can take a helicopter to the Great Barrier Reef.

  • Emily Berquist, Editorial Assistant
  • A visit to the hot tubs of Ten Thousand Waves, a Japanesestyle spa near Santa Fe.
  • An aluminum travel makeup case like the pros carry.
  • Mark Orwoll, Managing Editor
  • Mephisto Daytona driving shoes.
  • A compact worldband radio.
  • Lessons in how to be a train engineer at the Harz Mountains Steam Railroad in Germany.
  • Kimberly Robinson, Associate Editor
  • A 15day trip to Morocco with Overseas Adventure Travel -especially for the three nights of camping in the Sahara.
  • A leather photo album from Paolo Olbi stationers in Venice and acid-free magnetic pages from Exposures to fill it.
  • Jeff Bauman, Assistant Copy Editor
  • A topof-the-line Ricoh RDC-300 digital camera.
  • An Apple iMac computer for Emailing my digital vacation photos to everyone.
  • A fancy Replogle globe one that's updatable.

Hannah Wallace, Editorial Assistant
• Two weeks backpacking in Chile's magnificent Parque Nacional Torres del Paine, while rereading Isabel Allende's House of the Spirits.

  • Laura Begley, Senior Editor
  • Slinky Parisian lingerie from Sabbia Rosa, on Rue des SaintsPères. The perfect place for men to shop for their girlfriends.
  • Fuji's titanium Tiara camera as small as a credit card.
  • Membership card to Voyage, the London store. So 1997, but I still want to browse for tatty cashmere cardigans alongside Nicole Kidman.
  • A snow globe containing a replica of Frank Gehry's fish sculpture at the Walker Art Center in Minneapolis.
  • A shopping trip in India, though a sari duvet from Tocca would do.
  • Paul Smith tortoiseshell sunglasses, model 307S made for men but way chic on a woman.
  • Tanner Krolle's boxy vanity case in supple red leather.
  • A suite at the Four Seasons in New York for my 30th birthday on take note -- January 9.

Valerie Fong, Associate Art Director
• A tour of buildings I've seen only in photographs: Notre Dame-du-Haut in Ronchamp, France; the Matisse Chapel in Vence, France; the Church of the Light in Osaka; the Guggenheim Bilbao; the Alhambra; the Pyramids; and the Vitra Museum, Weil-am-Rhein, Germany.
• Travel-size tins of Fortnum & Mason's Earl Grey tea. No tea bags!!
• A cross-country trip in an old VW van, stopping at every groovy diner and flea market along the way.
• A black cashmere shawl to help prevent in-flight frostbite.
• Tickets -- and strawberries and cream, with champagne -- for Wimbledon.
• Nikon 8-20 x 25 Eagleview Zoom NCP binoculars.
• An eating tour of China.
• Malian photographer Seydou Keïta's book of portraits (called Seydou Keïta, from Scalo Books).

  • Erik Torkells, Senior Editor
  • An Iridium satellite phone. It works anywhere and it would put my friends' candy-colored Nokias to shame.
  • Butterfield & Robinson's walking tour of Patagonia. It looks outof-this-world beautiful, and I love the idea of hiking across a glacier.
  • A charcoalgray cashmere V-neck from TSE.
  • Lessons at the Golf Academy at Pebble Beach. I think I finally have the patience.
  • A Braun travel clock. Recently, I stayed at a funky Palm Springs inn no phones, no clocks -- and I had a 7 a.m. flight.
  • Feathercraft KLight Plus sea kayak. Perfect for a carless New Yorker, it folds up into a backpack.
  • Wheeled Tumi suitcase one that fits in the overhead compartment.
  • Bulgari Eau Parfumée Cologne au Thé Vert.
  • Tickets to the 2000 Olympics in Sydney. And how about firstclass airfare?