Last-minute shoppers rush to make Christmas deadline

Shoppers across the state flocked to stores today to find some zero-hour gift ideas before Christmas.

Shoppers across the state are flocking to local stores for last-minute gifts.

Shoppers across the state are flocking to local stores for last-minute gifts. (12/24/12)

NEW CANAAN - Shoppers across the state flocked to stores today to find some zero-hour gift ideas before Christmas.

In New Canaan, the owner of She La La, a woman's boutique, said her customers were comprised mostly of procrastinating men searching for presents for their wives or girlfriends.

"We're helping a lot of the men who are last-minute shoppers," owner Sheila Grow said.

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