Looking for unique gifts in the Finger Lakes? MacKenzie-Childs, in Aurora, NY, is a fine place to start. With hundreds of handmade, distinctive treasures such as furniture, glassware, lighting, candles and pottery, MacKenzie-Childs covers your home decorating needs with whimsy and flare. Overlooking Cayuga Lake, this 65-acre property offers more than just beautifully handcrafted wares. In the art studio you can go behind the scenes to see MacKenzie-Childs’ originals before they hit they showroom floor. There are also tours of the old three-story farm house which is filled with antiques and art from across the globe. Adults pay $10 each for the studio or farm house tour, but there is plenty of beauty on display on the grounds themselves. If the weather is nice, finish off your visit with some light refreshments in the courtyard and a stroll around the gardens.