Whether it's your extended family or an awesome group of dinner-party friends, somewhere along the holiday line you'll be involved in a white-elephant gift exchange. You know, where everyone brings a wrapped present with no tag under a certain price that usually ends up being a total piece of crap that you throw in a closet and find the next time you're moving. Buck the trend and step up your game this year. By Kate Bernot, RedEye Want more? Discuss this article and others on RedEye's Facebook page.