GIFTS FROM $26 TO $50

  • Agloves
     
    November 26th, 2012
     
    Welcome back from your Thanksgiving break! Chances are you've already taken advantage of those Cyber Monday deals, so we won't mess with any of that. Instead, shall I suggest these ...
     
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  • Axel Design Beta Inkless Pens
     
    November 20th, 2012
     
    An inkless pen? Just how is that possible? Well, it involves a mixture of lead and metal alloy (lead = be careful, don't let kids use it, etc.) that creates a ...
     
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  • Elemental Blocks
     
    November 19th, 2012
     
    What better gift than the gift of science? If you've any young children on your holiday list, think about these Elemental Blocks from Uncle Goose. And, if the elements aren't ...
     
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  • Stainless Steel Bonsai Shears
     
    November 13th, 2012
     
    Make Magazine's recent mention of Bonsai Shears brought to mind one of my own recent experiences. For a while now I've attempted to keep alive a variety of plants, and ...
     
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  • DIY Kits from Haptic Lab
     
    November 6th, 2012
     
    Remember Haptic Lab's Great Lakes Quilt that was featured last week? If you like the look of a modern city quilt and are known to be handy with a needle ...
     
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  • MONUmini Architectural Models
     
    October 30th, 2012
     
    Have you seen these MONUmini Architectural Models by Another Studio? Whether you're fond of London's landmarks or not, the tiny models are pretty detailed, and any one of them could ...
     
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  • Small Bird Card Set by Fanny Shorter
     
    October 26th, 2012
     
    While you could use these cards for correspondence, you might also consider framing a few for a special spot somewhere in your home. Each illustration is a small bird drawn ...
     
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  • Geometry Cups
     
    October 11th, 2012
     
    A little black and white geometry always catches the eye, and these cups from Ferm Living are no exception. However, upon first glance, a person might think 'haven't I seen ...
     
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  • Scratch Travel Journal
     
    October 8th, 2012
     
    Do you think Columbus Day should be rededicated as Explorer's Day? Sounds better, doesn't it? However you feel about the issue, and whether or not you have the day off, ...
     
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  • Pi Glassware
     
    October 4th, 2012
     
    As the retailer says, "Mix your drinks with a bit of math." Just don't start the conversation off by asking people if they've memorized the first hundred digits, because that's ...
     
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  • Menu Carafe with Neoprene Wrap
     
    September 26th, 2012
     
    Sure, we featured this carafe way back in '09, but now it has a neoprene wrap that insulates your beverage and makes it easier to hold. Other benefits: the carafe ...
     
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  • ANYTHING Letter Opener
     
    September 17th, 2012
     
    If you receive no letters in the mail, good for you. For the rest of us, there are times when we are in need of a letter opener, and it ...
     
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  • Dent Pencils
     
    September 12th, 2012
     
    Why would you pay $28 for three pencils? Good question. Maybe because each pencil "explores our primal desire for soothing haptic response and fulfills our need for tactile gratification." Does that ...
     
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  • Trust Me Cufflinks
     
    August 16th, 2012
     
    The current political atmosphere isn't the most friendly, so perhaps these wouldn't be appropriate to wear to work unless you're employed at either party's headquarters. Thoughts on another cufflink pairing: "...
     
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  • ZoomArt Viewing Lens
     
    July 16th, 2012
     
    How many people do you know that have monoculars? Not many? Well, now's your chance to change that. This small monocular has high quality optics that allow small details to ...
     
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  • Poketo Draw Your Mind Journal
     
    June 29th, 2012
     
    Just do what it says and you'll be fine. For any creative type, a place to jot down notes and sketches is essential; these blank journals are small enough to ...
     
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  • Stockmar Beeswax Block Crayons
     
    June 15th, 2012
     
    Remember the Wax Crayons from DWR back in 2008? Well, when they stopped carrying them, several of you wrote in with alarmed enquiries, thinking you had missed the boat. You had, ...
     
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  • Oma Lemon Squeezer by Tonfisk
     
    June 8th, 2012
     
    I won't bother with the what-is-this question, because you've most likely seen the title. Incredibly cute and, more importantly, smart, this little guy will eliminate the lemon-juice-on-the-hands situation that always ...
     
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