TOP HOLIDAY GIFT IDEAS: WEEK 2 COUNTDOWN

7 more CR-recommended gift ideas to shop for NOW before the real madness begins. http://www.consumerreports.org/cro/shopping/countdown-to-black-friday/index.htm?loginMethod=auto#/8
  1. 1.
    Amazon Kindle Paperwhite
    For the bookworm in your life: Sharp contrast and super-crisp text.
  2. 2.
    iClebo Robotic Vacuum
    This model is quiet, simple to program, and easy to clean.
  3. 3.
    Garmin nuvi GPS
    A high scorer in our ratings for route selection, guidance, and ease of use.
  4. 4.
    Kenmore Red Food Processor
    Two words: budget price (and capable chopping, slicing, and shredding).
  5. 5.
    Nikon Coolpix waterproof/rugged digital camera
    One of the widest zoom lenses in its class and great image quality. It is waterproof to a depth of 98 feet.
  6. 6.
    Ginsu Chikara Kitchen Knives
    An 8-piece set with a performance of knife sets that cost three to four times as much.
  7. 7.
    Grado Prestige Stereo Headphones
    Superior sound flows from the swiveling ear cups on these studio-quality, over-the-ear headphones.