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Don't Miss Out on Wednesday's Best Amazon Deals

As a recurring feature, our team combs the Web and shares some amazing Amazon deals we’ve turned up. Here’s what caught our eye today, July 12.

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GADGETS, TOYS, AND MEDIA


Sony XBR55X900E 55-Inch 4K Ultra HD Smart LED TV (2017 Model) for $1,298.00 (list price $1,699.99)

TOTU BT-2 V4.1 Bluetooth Headphones Wireless Music Stereo Sports Headset - Red for $19.99 (list price $69.99)


BEFREE SOUND BFS-410 Bluetooth Home Stereo System with USB and SD Slots – Red for $68.14 (list price $105.99)

Shower Radios - Hydro-Beat Illumination. IPX7 portable fully Waterproof Bluetooth Speaker with built in FM Radio and LED mood lights. Rechargeable using micro USB. (Blue and Black) for $31.49 (list price $49.99)


4 Pack Universal Waterproof Case,FITFORT Cell Phone Dry Bag/ Pouch, for iPhone 6 6S Plus/5/5s/5c Galaxy S7/S6/S5/S4 Note3/4 LG G5/G3 Up To 5.5 "(Black+Blue+Orange+Rose Red) for $14.99 (list price $36.99)

Belkin SurgePlus 6-Outlet Wall Mount Surge Protector with Dual USB Charging Ports (2.1 AMP / 10 Watt), BSV602tt for $22.49 (list price $24.99)


Power Banks RAVPower 22000 Portable Charger 22000mAh 5.8A Output 3-Port Battery Pack (2.4A Input, iSmart 2.0 USB Ports, Li-polymer Battery Banks) Portable Battery Charger For Smartphone Tablet – Black for $39.99 (list price $109.99)

Anker Lightning to USB Cable (3ft) for iPhone7/7 Plus 6/6s Plus 5s/5c/5, iPad Pro Air 2, iPad mini 4 3 2, iPod touch 5th gen / 6th gen / nano 7th gen [Apple MFi Certified] (White) for $5.99 (list price $19.99)


SARLAR 3D VR Glasses, virtual reality headset Movie Game For IOS, Android, Microsoft& PC phones Series within 4 - 6.5 Inch for $13.99 (list price $69.99)

KADES Genuine Leather Apple Watch Band 42mm Wristband with Retro Crazy Horse Texture for iWatch All Version (CH, Brown) for $26.99 (list price $30.99)


Huawei Watch Black Stainless Steel with Black Stainless Steel Link Band (U.S. Warranty) for $314.99 (list price $399.99)

Rii RK900 7 Colors Rainbow LED Backlit Mechanical Feeling USB Wired Multimedia Gaming Keyboard for $25.99 (list price $49.99)

KITCHEN


Black Silicone Oven Mitts - 1 Pair of Extra Long Professional Heat Resistant Potholder Gloves - Oven Mitt Set of 2 for $17.97 (list price $30.00)

Artland Berry Basket, White, Set of 4 for $31.35 (list price $57.90)


ThermoPro TP16 Large LCD Digital Cooking Kitchen Food Meat Thermometer for BBQ Oven Grill Smoker Built-in Clock Timer with Stainless Steel Probe for $16.99 (list price $29.99)

27-Piece Cake Decorating Tips Kits, OliveTech Professional Stainless Steel Icing Tip Set Tools with 2 Reusable Silicone Pastry Bag and 2 Reusable Coupler for Cakes Cupcakes Cookies Pastry for $8.99 (list price $24.99)


Bamber Wood Rolling Pin, 11 Inch by 1-1/5 Inch for $8.98 (list price $29.99)

Top Rated Zulay Premium Quality Metal Lemon Lime Squeezer - Manual Citrus Press Juicer for $19.99 (list price $21.99)


Olde Thompson 16-Jar Labeled Orbit Spice Rack Jars & Rack for $36.49 (list price $49.99)

Bellemain Micro-perforated Stainless Steel 5-quart Colander-Dishwasher Safe for $19.50 (list price $34.95)


di Oro Living - Silicone Spatulas - 600ºF Heat-Resistant Spatula - Seamless Design - Pro-Grade Non-Stick Silicone Rubber with Reinforced Stainless Steel S-Core Technology (3-Piece Set, Black) for $27.97 (list price $39.95)

Stainless Steel Mixing Bowls by Finedine (Set of 6) Polished Mirror Finish Nesting Bowls, ¾ - 1.5 - 3 - 4 - 5 - 8 Quart - Cooking Supplies for $22.95 (list price $39.95)


Oster CKSTWF2000 Belgian Waffle Maker, Stainless Steel for $17.01 (list price $23.99)

Circulon Teakettles Sunrise Whistling Teakettle, 1 1/2-Quart, Navy Blue for $19.99 (list price $40.00)

HOME


InnoGear Real Bamboo Essential Oil Diffuser Ultrasonic Aromatherapy Diffusers with 7 LED Colorful Lights and Waterless Auto Shut-off for $27.99 (list price $79.99)

Premium Velvet Hangers Heavy duty - 50 Pack Clothes Hangers - Non slip Black Suit hangers - Clothes Hanger Hook swivel 360 - Ultra Thin for $19.99 (list price $49.99)


Collapsible Storage Bin Basket [3-Pack] EZOWare Rectangular Foldable Canvas Fabric Tweed Storage Cube Bin Set With Handles - Brown for $28.99 (list price $49.99)

Hand Crafted] HemingWeigh Himalayan Round Crystal Rock Salt Votive Candle Holder for $9.99 (list price $19.99)


Honey-Can-Do HMP-02108 Steel Canvas Rolling Laundry Hamper, Chrome for $15.99 (list price $85.99)

AUKEY Table Lamp, Touch Sensor Bedside Lamp + Dimmable Warm White Light & Color Changing RGB for $24.99 (list price $35.99)


Foremost 340001 Modular 5-in-1 Shelf Cube Storage System, White for $95.26 (list price $192.44)

AcuRite 75100 Oversized LED Clock with Indoor Temperature, Date and Fold-Out Stand, 18" for $44.35 (list price $69.99)


T4U 7CM Ceramic Six Sizes Sucuulent Plant Pot/Cactus Plant Pot With Bamboo Tray White Package 2 by T4U888 for $19.86 (list price $19.86)

Love-KANKEI Wood Picture Photo Frame for Wall Decor 26×29 inch - With 30 Clips & Ajustable Twines - Collage Artworks Prints Multi Pictures Organizer & Hanging Display Frames for $14.99 (list price $25.99)


Oceanstar M1170 Contemporary Wooden Magazine Rack, Espresso for $22.25 (list price $39.99)

Noritake Kona Wood 3-3/4-Inch Coasters, Set of 4 for $8.49 (list price $14.50)

HEALTH AND BEAUTY


Neutrogena Ultra Sheer Body Mist Sunscreen, Broad Spectrum Spf 30, 5 Oz. for $7.47 (list price $10.99)

Shaveology Advanced 2-in-1 Anti-Aging After Shave Balm lotion Infused with Golden Seaweed, 4oz for $14.97 (list price $40.00)


Aveeno Positively Nourishing Antioxidant Infused Moisturizing Body Wash, 16 Oz for $4.59 (list price $10.49)

Paul Mitchell Lavender Mint Moisturizing Conditioner, Hydrating and Calming, 33.8-ounce for $28.00 (list price $37.99)


Fento Badger Hair Shaving Brush and Chrome Razor Stand Shaving Set for $13.87 (list price $59.99)

Imperial Barber Grade Products Classic Pomade, 6 Oz. for $20.16 (list price $22.00)


Braun Series 7 790cc Cordless Electric Foil Shaver for Men with Clean and Charge Station - Packaging May Vary for $154.32 (list price $289.99)

Eye Cream Moisturizer (1.3 oz) 94% Natural Anti Aging Skin Care for $16.99 (list price $40.99)


XARA Professional 2” infrared ceramic FLAT IRON Hair Straightener Dual voltage 110/220v for $31.99 (list price $99.99)

All Natural Activated Charcoal Facial Cleanser, Organic Acne Treatment, Sensitive Face Wash, Pore Minimizer & Skin Rejuvenation for Purifying Skin with Aloe Vera Gel and Coconut Oil Extract, Women Men for $15.99 (list price $35.00)


Tom's of Maine Natural Deodorant Stick, Unscented, 2.25 Ounce, Pack of 6 for $23.16 (list price $40.41)

Listerine Cool Mint Listerine Antiseptic Mouthwash (2 X 1.5lt) for $12.91 (list price $17.99)

OFFICE, SCHOOL, AND CRAFTS


Misslo Mail Organizer Wall Mount Over the Door Magazine Storage (4 Pockets, Black) for $9.45 (list price $24.99)

BIC Round Stic Xtra Life Ball Pen, Medium Point (1.0 mm), Black, 36-Count for $4.99 (list price $8.96)


Safco Products 3243BL Onyx Mesh Solid Top Vertical Hanging Desk Storage, Black for $31.55 (list price $52.00)

Screen Cleaner Kit - Best for LED & LCD TV, Computer Monitor, Laptop, and iPad Screens – Contains Over 1,572 Sprays in each Large 16 ounce Bottle – includes Premium Microfiber Cloth for $16.95 (list price $19.95)


Rite in the Rain All-Weather Tactical Field Notebook, 4 5/8" x 7", Tan Cover, Universal Pattern with Reference Materials (No. 980T) for $16.72 (list price $25.93)

U Brands Tape Dispenser, Wire Metal, Copper for $5.22 (list price $8.99)


Timekeeper Desktop Swivel Clock for Desk | Shelf | Tabletop, Black Frame w/ White Face for $14.68 (list price $19.99)

BirdRock Home Seagrass Rolling File Cabinet for $84.99 (list price $99.99)


Scotch Precision Ultra Edge Titanium Scissors, 8 Inch, 3-Pack (1458-3AMZ) for $16.59 (list price $25.62)

iDream365(TM) 2017 New Hard Protective EVA Carrying Case/Bag/Pouch/Holder for Executive Fountain Pen,Ballpoint Pen,Stylus Touch Pen-Black for $36.99 (list price $36.99)


HP OfficeJet Pro 6968 Wireless All-in-One Photo Printer with Mobile Printing, Instant Ink ready (T0F28A) for $92.45 (list price $149.99)

Brother HL-L2340DW Compact Laser Printer, Monochrome, Wireless, Duplex Printing, Amazon Dash Replenishment Enabled for $99.99 (list price $119.99)

OUTDOORS, GARDEN, AND SPORTS


Takeya Originals Insulated Stainless Steel Water Bottle, 40 oz, Black for $30.76 (list price $34.99)

Miracol Hydration Bladder 2 Liter 70 oz Water Reservoir - with Insulated Flow Tube for Hiking, Cycling, Climbing, Backpack for $11.99 (list price $26.99)


Venture Pal Ultralight Lightweight Packable Foldable Travel Camping Hiking Outdoor Sports Backpack Daypack (Black) for $20.99 (list price $68.99)

Coleman 70 Quart Xtreme Cooler for $48.53 (list price $89.99)


Reehut 1/2-Inch Extra Thick High Density NBR Exercise Yoga Mat for Pilates, Fitness & Workout w/ Carrying Strap (Grey) for $19.99 (list price $39.99)

Best Sports Water Bottle - 32oz Large - Fast Flow, Flip Top Leak Proof Lid w/ One Click Open - Non-Toxic BPA Free & Eco-Friendly Tritan Co-Polyester Plastic (GRAY) for $21.95 (list price $37.95)


RainLeaf Antibacterial Microfiber Towel, Small (16 x 32 inches), Orange for $8.85 (list price $10.70)

Coleman Pack-Away Deluxe Kitchen for $97.99 (list price $145.99)


Jobe’s Organics All Purpose Fertilizer with Biozome, 4-4-4 Organic Fast Acting Granular Fertilizer for All Plants, 4 pound bag for $7.75 (list price $15.99)

ikris Garden Hose Nozzle 10-Pattern Metal No-Squeeze Sprayer for $19.99 (list price $39.99)


COBANA Patio Table Market Umbrella with Push Button Tilt and Crank 8 Steel Ribs Beige for $54.99 (list price $149.99)

Philonext Garden Gloves with Claws Fingers - Uniex Gardening Genie Gloves with 8 Claws for Digging, Planting, Flowers Pruning & More for $9.98 (list price $32.99)


Orbit Hose-End 58674N 36-Inch 9-Pattern Turret Wand with Ratcheting Head for $15.99 (list price $19.99)

Toro 51585 Power Sweep Electric Leaf Blower, 7 Amp 2-Speed for $34.97 (list price $48.70)

TOOLS


IRWIN Tools Combination Square, Metal-Body, 6-Inch (1794468) for $7.22 (list price $12.22)

EvHenGO - 500 pcs Premium Black Cable Ties 4+6+8+10+12-inch - Durable Single-Use Self-Locking Zip Ties for Indoor and Outdoor Use - Small, Large, Long, Thick, Temperature Resistant - Flexible Support for $13.99 (list price $18.29)


Stanley 84-079 6-Piece Bi-Material Mini Plier Set for $12.99 (list price $14.77)

AmazonBasics 16/3 Vinyl Outdoor Extension Cord - 50 Feet (Orange) for $14.99 (list price $16.99)


Leatherman - Squirt PS4 Multi-Tool, Red for $32.95 (list price $41.40)

Stanley 51-167 22-Ounce FatMax Xtreme AntiVibe Rip Claw Framing Hammer for $26.50 (list price $32.99)


Stanley 11-921L 50-Pack Heavy Duty Utility Blades with Dispenser for $5.49 (list price $7.11)

PIXNOR Tweezers 7-piece Precision Anti-static ESD Stainless Steel Tweezers for Electronics, Jewelry-making, Laboratory Work, Hobbies for $10.99 (list price $19.99)


HomeRight C800952.M Paint Stick EZ-Twist Paint Roller Applicator for $24.98 (list price $42.35)

3M 19015ES-CC 3-2/3 by 9-Inch Fine Grit Aluminum Oxide Paint, Wood, Metal Sandpaper, 9-Pack for $2.47 (list price $7.97)


TEKTON 3361 36-Inch Jumbo Bent Tip Pry Bar for $32.99 (list price $37.99)

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16 Geeky Coasters to Keep Your Coffee Table Safe
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Avoid unsightly ring stains on your coffee table with this delightful selection of coasters:

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1. FLOPPY DISKS; $22.79

Floppy disks are not obsolete—at least in your living room area.

Buy on Amazon.

2. MARIO; $20

Mario Question Mark Block Coaster Set
Etsy

Unfortunately, no coins will be coming out of these coasters, but they will keep your table dry.

Buy on Etsy.

3. GAME OF THRONES; $12.99

Game of Thrones coasters
HBO Shop

Avoid a royal mess with house sigils of houses Targaryen, Stark, Baratheon, and Lannister.

Buy at the HBO Shop.

4. PACMAN; $20.95

Use these on a black table to recreate the retro video game.

Buy on Epic Giftables.

5. AGATE; $35

Rock on: These fancy agate coasters will look solid resting under your glass.

Buy on Amazon.

6. ELEMENTS; $56.99

These glowing coasters are perfect for chemists, Breaking Bad fans, and anyone who forgot to pay their electric bill.

Buy on Amazon.

7. BUILDING BLOCKS; $19.99

Build your own coaster with this LEGO-esque design.

Buy on Amazon.

8. STAR TREK; $16.63

Star Trek ship coasters
Amazon

This ceramic set celebrates all the best ships from Star Trek.

Buy on Amazon.

9. DR. WHO; $22.99

Just make sure you don’t accidentally send your glass into a different time period when you set it down.

Buy on Amazon.

10. RILAKKUMA; $1.95

Rilakkuma coaster
Bonanza

Cover your counter space with the cute face of Rilakkuma.

Buy on Bonanza.

11. HARRY POTTER; $50

Set of wood burned coasters featuring the crest of each Harry Potter house
Etsy

All the houses are present in this set of wood coasters.

Buy on Etsy.

12. FALLOUT; $25

fallout coasters
Etsy

Just because it’s the end of the world doesn’t mean all manners go out the door: Never forget to use a coaster!

Buy on Etsy.

13. BRAIN; $19.99

This set comes with 10 coasters, each with a slice of brain specimen. When you’re not using them, you can stack them together to create a full brain.

Buy on Amazon.

14. THE LAST AIRBENDER; FROM $13

Aang and his entourage face off on these wooden coasters.

Buy on Etsy.

15. BUFFY AND CO; $20

Getting totally wigged by the idea of a stained table? All your favorite characters from Buffy the Vampire Slayer can give you an assist.

Buy on Etsy.

16. STUDIO GHIBLI; $25

Studio Ghibli Stone Tile Coasters
Etsy

These coasters feature scenes from the classics My Neighbor Totoro, Princess Mononoke, Spirited Away, and Howl's Moving Castle.

Buy on Etsy.

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19 Unusual Socks for Snazzy Feet
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Kick it in one of these pairs of cool socks.

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1. ART; $15.99

Make your feet a canvas with these artsy socks. This set of eight pairs features classics including van Gogh's Starry Night and Botticelli's Birth of Venus.

Find it: Amazon

2. BOB ROSS; $12

Look at all those happy little trees! It's impossible not to smile while wearing these Bob Ross socks.

Find it: Amazon

3. ALIEN VISITOR; $11.50

I want to believe—in fancy footwear. These alien socks are perfect for Ufologists and other conspiracy theorists who always have an eye on the sky.

Find it: Amazon

4. SHARK CREW SOCKS; FROM $10.98

shark socks
Amazon

These fun socks make it look like sharks are eating your feet.

Find it: Amazon

5. TAPATIO; $10

These socks are hot! Just like the hot sauce they show.

Find it: Amazon

6. LIBRARY CARD; $10.25

Out of Print makes a variety of book-themed products for bibliophiles—and, even better, they donate one book for each pair of socks purchased. This particular pair looks like the library cards you might have found in libraries back in the day.

Find it: Amazon

7. WHERE THE WILD THINGS ARE; $10

Here's another excellent selection from Out of Print. This pair of socks is dedicated to Where the Wild Things Are. The bottoms say "Let the Wild / Rumpus Start."

Find it: Out of Print

8. STUDIO GHIBLI; $12.50

Lovers of the films by Studio Ghibli will get a kick out of these striped socks. Each pair features a scene from a different movie: Spirited Away, My Neighbor Totoro, Kiki's Delivery Service, and Howl's Moving Castle.

Find it: Amazon

9. HELLO PUPPY DOGS; $12.95

These adorable socks have polka dots and giant dog faces on the front. Each pair comes with floppy ears that peek over the edge of the socks. The breeds include what looks like a Pomeranian, a Boston terrier, and a French bulldog.

Find it: Amazon

10. EINSTEIN; $12

These are the perfect socks to wear while filling up a blackboard with equations. The pair comes with a picture of Einstein sporting some cool shades.

Find it: Amazon

11. CONSTELLATIONS; $11.50

These fun socks feature a few constellations, including Ursa Minor and Orion.

Find it: Amazon

12. DOCTOR WHO; $14.95

Doctor Who Tardis Women's Knee High Socks
Jet

Doctor Who fans are going to want to get their hands on these knee high TARDIS socks.

Find it: Jet

13. POKEMON; $2.42

Pokemon Ankle Socks
AliExpress

Show off your love of Pokemon with Pikachu, Charmander, Psyduck, and Squirtle socks.

Find it: AliExpress

14. SAILOR MOON; $9.99

Defend the world against evil in the name of the Moon, with these Sailor socks. The pack of six comes with Sailor Moon, Sailor Mars, Sailor Mercury, Sailor Venus, Sailor Jupiter, and Chibiusa.

Find it: Amazon

15. THE LITTLE PRINCE; $10.25

According to the pilot in Antoine de Saint-Exupéry's classic book The Little Prince, the titular character probably hitches a ride off of his planet (B-612) and across the universe on a flock of birds. These Out of Print socks depict the pilot's drawing of the Little Prince taking to the skies.

Find it: Amazon

16. PENCILS; $10

Pencils are key for crosswords, drawings, and jotting down important notes. Celebrate the beloved writing utensil with these incredible socks.

Find it: Amazon

17. STORM TROOPER; $25

Stormtrooper socks
Buckle

These cool socks look just like Storm Troopers from the Star Wars franchise. They fit shoe sizes 9–12.

Find it: Buckle

18. SUSHI; $19.99

Sushi socks
Amazon

At first, this looks like a plush platter of sushi. When you unravel the "food," you'll discover it's actually two pairs of socks rolled to look like salmon and cucumber sushi.

Find it: Amazon

19. LEGO; $12

LEGO socks
Lord & Taylor

Stepping on LEGO bricks hurts, so protect yourself! We recommend this pair of LEGO-themed socks, plus a pair of slippers for good measure.

Find it: Lord & Taylor

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