The best places to snag last-minute Giants’ gear for little fans
Some call it team spirit. Others, brainwashing. Either way, if you’re on the hunt for tot-sized Giants paraphernalia for Superbowl weekend, here are your best bets.
Modell’s (1535 3rd Ave., 212.996.3800) is stocking various NY Giants t-shirts for babies and toddlers, starting from size 12 months ($15.99 and up). Lester’s (1534 2nd Ave.; 212.734.9292) has themed jammies and tees, as well as Giants Pillow Pets ($34). Build-A-Bear Workshop (565 5th Ave., 212.871.7080) is peddling a NY Giants NFC Champions t-shirt ($7) for their stuffed bears ($10-$28), and you can find a NY Giants-and-Mickey Mouse baby blanket ($14.98) at Toys ‘R Us (1514 B’way; 646.366.8800). For fun half-time treats, Eleni’s (75 9th Ave.; 888.435.3647 or 1266 Madison Ave.; 212.831.3460) has baked up a special “Kick-Off” box: 19 assorted Giants helmet, cheerleader, football, and loudspeaker hand-iced sugar cookies ($65). Crumbs (visit crumbs.com for locations) also has cupcakes frosted with red, white, and blue sprinkles, topped with a Giants helmet cookie ($3.95 each). If all else fails, you’ve got until 2pm tomorrow (January 31st) to order Giants’ pacifiers, jersey onesies and whatnot from babyfans, to ensure delivery before Sunday.