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Get This Weekend's Top Amazon Deals While You Can

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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, January 7.

Mental Floss has affiliate relationships with certain retailers, including Amazon, and may receive a small percentage of any sale. But we only get commission on items you buy and don’t return, so we’re only happy if you’re happy. Good luck deal hunting!

GADGETS, TOYS, AND MEDIA

 Innovo Medical Forehead and Ear Thermometer - Improved Accuracy with Updated In-House Clinical Data and Proprietary Software Upgrade - CE and FDA Approved for $32.99 (list price $114.99)

Anker 21W 2-Port USB Universal PowerPort Solar Charger for $59.99 (list price $99.99)

BESTEK 6-Outlet Wall Mount Surge Protector with 5.2A 4 USB Charging Station and Phone Charging Dock for $20.99 (list price $35.99)

Aukey CC-T8 Car Charger with Dual Quick Charge 3.0 Ports - Black for $16.99 (list price $21.99)

Orzly Compact Stand for Apple Watch - Nightstand Mode Compatible - BLACK Support Stand with integrated Cable Management Slot (38mm & 42mm compatible) for $7.99 (list price $24.99)

Anker Premium Lightning to USB Cable (3ft) for iPhone 7, 6s Plus, 6 Plus, 5s 5c 5, iPad Air, Air2, Pro, iPad mini,mini2, mini3, mini 4, iPad 4th gen iPod nano 7th gen. and iPod touch 5th gen [Apple MFi Certified] (White) for $5.99 (list price $19.99)

AELEC Flexbuds Bluetooth Earbuds,Stereo Wireless Sport Headphones,Over-Ear Noise Cancelling Earphones and Lightweight Sweatproof Headsets with Mic for Running,Workout for $36.99 (list price $159.99)

Anker Astro E1 5200mAh Candy bar-Sized Ultra Compact Portable Charger (External Battery Power Bank) with High-Speed Charging PowerIQ Technology (Black) for $15.99 (list price $49.99)

Apple Watch Band, Penom Fully Magnetic Closure Clasp Mesh Loop Milanese Stainless Steel Bracelet Strap for Apple iWatch Sport & Edition 42mm - Black for $16.99 (list price $39.99)

Encased Sweat-Resistant Workout Armband for iPhone 7 Otterbox Commuter Series Case (case not included) for $16.04 (list price $29.99)

amFilm iPhone 7 Tempered Glass Screen Protector for Apple iPhone 7, iPhone 6S, iPhone 6 2016, 2015 (2-Pack) for $7.99 (list price $29.99)

Zeskit 12' Premium Audio Cable - 3.5mm, Braided Nylon Stereo Audio Cable (Male to Female) for $9.95 (list price $29.99)

iClever Bluetooth Headphones with Silicone Earhook Secure Fit for Running, Exercise, IPX5 Sweat Proof,CVC 6.0 Noise Canceling,7 Hours Playtime with Mic Volume Control for iPhone, Green(G18) for $21.99 (list price $49.99)

Citizen Men's BM8240-03E Eco-Drive Stainless Steel Watch with Leather Band for $84.95 (list price $175.00)

Aposon Men's Digital Electronic Waterproof LED Sport Watch Casual Quartz Military Multifunction 12H/24H Time Back Light with Simple Design 164FT 50M Water Resistant Calendar Month Date Day -Black for $12.99 (list price $29.99)

LEGO Super Heroes Heroes of Justice: Sky High Battle 76046 for $41.99 (list price $59.99)

RAVPower 16750mAh 4.5A Dual USB Output Portable Charger External Battery Power Bank (iSmart Technology) - Black for $32.99 (list price $69.99)

Toysmith Tech Gear Multi Voice Changer (6.5-Inch Various Colors) for $12.04 (list price $14.99)

Energizer 2032BP-4 3 Volt Lithium Coin Battery - Retail Packaging (Pack of 4) for $4.06 (list price $6.49)

Waterproof Case, 2 Pack Ace Teah Clear Universal Waterproof Case, Dry Bag, Pouch, Transparent Snowproof Dirtproof for iPhone 6 6S Plus SE 5S 5C, Samsung Galaxy S6 edge, - Blue, Green for $10.99 (list price $21.99)

Sinywon Flexible Mini USB LED Light for Laptop Keyboard Power Bank Portable Night Light (3 Pack) for $6.99 (list price $15.59)

Travel Inspira Universal All in One Worldwide Travel Power Plug Wall AC Adapter Charger with Dual USB Charging Ports for USA EU UK AUS for $9.99 (list price $29.99)

LEGO Super Heroes 76054 Batman: Scarecrow Harvest of Fear Building Kit (563 Piece) for $44.73 (list price $59.99)

lgsixe Portable Rechargeable HD/Vox/Sto Stereo Digital Voice Recorder with WAV and Mp3 Modes, 8 GB for $36.00 (list price $50.00)

Toysmith Classic Pin Art (Black) for $11.99 (list price $16.99)

AUKEY Bluetooth Receiver with 3Port USB Car Charger, Magnetic Base and Handsfree Calling for IPhone, Samsung and More for $22.99 (list price $32.99)

Quick Charge 2.0 AUKEY 3-Port USB Wall Charger for $14.99 (list price $18.99)

KITCHEN

Proctor Silex 66331 Alex's Lemonade Stand Citrus Juicer, 34 oz for $14.29 (list price $24.99)

Ninja Express Chop (NJ110GR) for $19.88 (list price $41.99)

Epica 4-in-1 Immersion Hand Blender for $46.95 (list price $59.99)

Hamilton Beach 33182A Slow Cooker, 8-Quart for $21.76 (list price $31.32)

DRAGONN Premium Sturdy 12-inch and 9-inch Stainless-steel Locking Kitchen Tongs, Set of 2 ... for $12.95 (list price $19.99)

Norpro 3-Cup Stainless Steel Rotary Hand Crank Flour Sifter With 2 Wire Agitator for $5.96 (list price $9.78)

Wilton 415-2179 300 Count Rainbow Bright Standard Baking Cups for $5.48 (list price $7.99)

Contigo AUTOSPOUT Addison Reusable Water Bottle, 24oz, Smoke for $7.89 (list price $11.10)

Rachael Ray Cucina Pantryware Melamine Garbage Bowl, Agave Blue for $8.99 (list price $39.99)

Chef Craft 10210 1-Piece Stainless Steel Solid Turner, 12-1/2-Inch for $3.86 (list price $6.99)

Mrs. Anderson's Baking Ceramic Pie Weights for $5.99 (list price $34.44)

Lodge L8DOL3 Cast Iron Dutch Oven with Dual Handles, Pre-Seasoned, 5-Quart for $35.97 (list price $41.10)

Vintorio Wine Aerator Pourer - Premium Aerating Pourer and Decanter Spout (Black) for $14.95 (list price $40.95)

Pyrex Basics Clear Oblong Glass Baking Dishes, 2 Piece Value Plus Pack Set for $14.99 (list price $27.99)

Silicone Large Pastry Mat With Measurements. 14.9" x 23.3" Non-Slip Sheet Sticks To Countertop For Rolling Dough for $16.99 (list price $19.99)

Mr. Coffee Flintshire Stainless Steel Whistling Tea Kettle, 1.75-Quart for $9.55 (list price $19.99)

Cast Iron Shallow Concave Wok, Black - by Utopia Kitchen for $19.99 (list price $49.99)

Glide Signs Clean Dirty Dishwasher Magnet Sign - Premium Kitchen Gadgets for Home and Office Organization. Indicator Works on All Dishwashers for $19.99 (list price $24.95)

Kitchenatics Commercial Grade 10"x15" Stainless Steel Cooling and Roasting Rack Heavy Duty Thick-Wire Grid Fits Jelly Roll Pan Oven-Safe Rust-Resistant for $15.88 (list price $19.88)

As Seen on TV Egg-Tastic Microwave Egg Cooker and Poacher for Fast and Fluffy Eggs, White/Orange for $1.99 (list price $4.99)

Farberware Classic Stainless Steel 5/8-Quart Butter Warmer for $9.99 (list price $19.99)

VonShef 500ml / 17oz Electric Chocolate Fondue Melting Pot, Warmer, Chocolatier - Includes FREE Spatula, 10 Skewers & 10 Forks for $19.98 (list price $34.99)

California Home Goods 3 Compartment Bento Reusable Food Storage Containers with Lids, Set of 10, For Meal Prep, 21 Day Fix for $11.95 (list price $26.95)

Grayline 457101, 6 Piece Cabinet organizer Set, White for $16.23 (list price $23.99)

Silicone 3 Piece Non Stick Baking Mats with Measurements 2 Half Sheet Liners and 1 Quarter Sheet Mat, Professional Quality, Non Toxic and FDA Approved, Red, Yellow and Green for $17.95 (list price $49.99)

Large Amagabeli Stainless Steel XL 8x6 Inch 316L Chainmail Scrubber for Pre Seasoned Cast Iron Pan Dutch Ovens Waffle Iron Cleaner for Highest Grade Skillet Scraper Pans for $11.99 (list price $14.99)

JB Chef Culinary Micro Butane Torch | Refillable Cooking Kitchen Blow Torch With Safety Lock & Adjustable Flame for $19.99 (list price $49.99)

Contigo AUTOSEAL West Loop Vacuum Insulated Stainless Steel Travel Mug with Easy-Clean Lid, 16oz, Black for $15.99

KitchenAid Wide Basting Brush, Black for $3.16 (list price $7.79)

HOME

Rubbermaid Small Flexible Storage Bag Tote 5-Gallon, 1802440 for $6.49 (list price $15.11)

Queens Size Hypoallergenic Quilted Stretch-to-Fit Mattress Pad By Hanna Kay, 10 Year Warranty-Clyne Collection for $25.95 (list price $35.95)

Poo-Pourri Before-You-Go Toilet Spray 4-Ounce Bottle, Original Scent for $12.79 (list price $14.99)

Pillar Candle (5.1 x 5.2, Ivory) for $15.99 (list price $27.99)

Seville Classics Foldable Storage Cube/Ottoman, Charcoal Grey for $19.99 (list price $24.99)

Down Alternative Comforter (White, Queen) - All Season Comforter - Hypoallergenic Plush Siliconized Fiberfill Duvet Insert - Box Stitched- by Utopia Bedding for $29.99 (list price $54.99)

LUCID 3-inch Gel Memory Foam Mattress Topper - Queen for $99.99 (list price $139.99)

Weight Gurus Bluetooth Smart Connected Body Fat Scale with Large Backlit LCD, by Greater Goods (Black) for $69.99 (list price $99.99)

Finether 1500W Freestanding Portable Electric Fireplace Stove Heater with Openable Door, Realistic Flame and Logs, Black for $83.99 (list price $237.89)

PURGGO Natural Odor Eliminator - 100% Activated Bamboo Charcoal [Pack of 2] - Air Freshener, Purifier, Smell Absorber: Shoe, Litter Box, Wet Dog, Bag, Drawer - Odor Removal, Neutralizer [Lava Gray] for $10.99 (list price $14.99)

Whitmor 6754-3655 Dryer Balls Set of 4 for $16.17 (list price $19.99)

Top Rated Epica Stainless Steel Compost Bin 1.3 Gallon-Includes Charcoal Filter for $18.95 (list price $44.95)

The Homemakers Dish Kitchen Towels Vintage Striped 100% Cotton Tea Towel 20 x 28 inch Set of 4, Red for $21.99 (list price $35.00)

Dirt Devil Vacuum Cleaner Vibe 3-in-1 Corded Bagless Stick and Handheld Vacuum Cleaner SD20020 for $24.49 (list price $34.99)

Lasko 1827 Adjustable Elegance and Performance Pedestal Fan, 18-Inch, Black for $35.99 (list price $45.29)

Convenience Concepts Northfield Hall Console Table, Espresso for $48.99 (list price $84.00)

iTouchless Deodorizer Automatic Sensor Touchless Trash Can, 49 Liter / 13 Gallon, Stainless Steel for $59.98 (list price $99.00)

Shark Steam Pocket Mop (S3501) for $52.75 (list price $79.99)

Premium Mildew Resistant Shower Curtain - Anti-bacterial 10-Gauge Heavy-Duty Curtain - Waterproof and Water-Repellent - 72x72 Inch - Clear for $11.99 (list price $34.99)

Den Haven Standing Coat Rack Hat Hanger Holder Hooks for Jacket Umbrella Tree Stand with Base Metal for $16.95 (list price $39.95)

ROOMMATES RMK1677GM Silver Dollar Branch Peel and Stick Giant Wall Decal for $12.59 (list price $20.99)

Love Nest Leather Square Roll Paper Box for Holding Kleenex/Tissue Box Cover (smooth black) for $15.99 (list price $24.99)

Beme International Decopolitan 1-Inch Urn Telescoping Double Drapery Rod Set, 72 to 144-Inch, Brown for $29.13 (list price $84.99)

HC Collection Bed Sheets Set, HOTEL LUXURY 1800 Series Egyptian Quality Platinum Collection Bedding Set, Deep Pockets, Wrinkle & Fade Resistant, Hypoallergenic Sheet & Pillow Case Set (Queen, Multiple Colors Available) for $19.89 (list price $69.99)

Yankee Candle Company Sparkling Cinnamon Large Jar Candle for $24.66 (list price $27.99)

Wine Enthusiast black steel 25 Bottle Stackable Grid for $41.59 (list price $49.95)

Luxury Bath Sheet Towel (White; 35 x 70 Inch) Cotton Extra Large Beach Bath Towels, Machine Washable, Hotel Quality, Super Soft and Highly Absorbent Towels By Utopia Towels for $16.99 (list price $31.99)

HEALTH AND BEAUTY

Oral-B Glide Pro-Health Comfort Plus Mint Flavor Floss, 40 M (Pack of 2) for $4.95

Majestic Pure Lavender Essential Oil, Therapeutic Grade, 4 fl. Oz for $13.95 (list price $18.50)

BS-MALL(TM) Makeup Brushes Premium Makeup Brush Set Synthetic Kabuki Cosmetics Foundation Blending Blush Eyeliner Face Powder Brush Makeup Brush Kit (10pcs, Golden Black) for $9.99 (list price $39.99)

Kylie Jenner Limited Birthday Edition Kylie Matte liquid Lipstick Set Cosmetics for $18.33 (list price $40.00)

Mother Dirt Biome Friendly Face and Body Cleanser, Preservative Free, 3.4 fl oz for $12.70 (list price $14.95)

NPW Cat Crazy Nail Art Stickers, Multicolor for $5.42 (list price $5.92)

Matte Styling Cream - Medium-Firm Hold 3OZ - Challenger Blue - Best Hair Product for Short-Medium Length Hair - Professional Hair Head Wax Paste Style Water Soluble with Clean and Subtle Scent for $19.47 (list price $23.47)

FHI Brands Platform Tourmaline Ceramic Professional Hair Styling Iron, 1-Inch for $99.99 (list price $125.99)

Simoniz ST1075004 Think Pink Hand Soap, 1 gal Bottles per Case (Pack of 4) for $30.20 (list price $37.95)

Glass Roller Bottles with Metal Roller Balls Aguder Set of 8 Amber Roll on bottles 10ml(1/3oz) for Aromatherapy, Perfume, Essential Oil and other liquids for $10.16 (list price $11.97)

OGX Weightless Hydrating Oil Mist, Nourishing Coconut Oil , 4oz for $5.74 (list price $9.99)

Gillette Fusion ProShield Men's Razor Blade Refills, 8 Count for $27.78 (list price $41.99)

Just For Men Mustache and Beard Brush-In Color Gel, Light Medium Brown (Pack of 3) for $23.97 (list price $36.99)

TheraBreath Dentist Recommended Fresh Breath Oral Rinse - Mild Mint Flavor, 16 Ounce (Pack of 2) for $15.38 (list price $25.19)

L'Oreal Paris Superior Preference Fade-Defying Color + Shine System, 6.5G Lightest Golden Brown, 3-Pack (Packaging May Vary) for $20.97 (list price $26.97)

Eucerin Sensitive Skin Experts Q10 Anti-Wrinkle Face Creme 1.70 oz for $7.34 (list price $9.40)

Gillette Mach3 Men's Razor Blade Refills, 15 Count for $31.49 (list price $39.99)

Crest 3D White Whitestrips with Light, 10 ct. for $104.66 (list price $124.95)

Fekkai Technician Color Care Conditioner, 16 Fluid Ounce for $24.89 (list price $29.99)

theBalm Schwing Liquid Eyeliner, Black for $15.30 (list price $17.00)

Women's Rogaine Once-A-Day Foam, Four Month Supply for $37.49 (list price $48.60)

OGX Hydrate Plus Repair Argan Oil of Morocco Extra Strength Conditioner, 13 Ounce for $6.79 (list price $8.99)

Aromanice Goat Milk Shower Cream,Shea Butter,Daily Nourishing Moisturizing Body Wash,620ML(20.9 Oz) for $30.60 (list price $30.60)

TRYM PRO Premium Hair Trimming Set - Grooming Kit with Adjustable Cordless Hair, Mustache, Beard and Body Trimmer Plus 7 Trim Attachments for $32.97 (list price $49.99)

ESARORA Makeup Brush Cleaning Mat Set of 2 (Light Purple) for $10.99 (list price $19.99)

Anti-Wrinkle Smoothing Serum with HYALURONIC ACID And Peptides - Get Rid Of Wrinkles with Skin Tightening Daily Moisturizer - Dermatologist Anti-Aging Skin Care for Eyes, Face, Forehead - 1 oz for $27.99 (list price $55.00)

Gillette Venus Spa Women's Razor with 1 Razor Handle and 2 Razor Blade Refills for $6.83 (list price $12.99)

Gillette Venus Swirl Women's Razor Handle with 2 Razor Blade Refills for $10.70 (list price $13.74)

Top Double Edge Safety Razor Wet Shave Kit by Shaveology for $29.97 (list price $99.00)

Lather & Wood Shaving Soap - Sandalwood - Simply the Best Luxury Shaving Cream - Tallow - Dense Lather with Fantastic Scent for the Worlds Best Wet Shaving Routine. 4.7 oz (Sandalwood) for $18.69 (list price $24.99)

TOP TENG® Deluxe Brushed Stainless Steel Sharpest Nail Clippers Set in Gift Box | Fingernail + Toenail Clippers Set | Perfect Nail Cutter for Men & Women - Makes a Great Gift for $8.99 (list price $35.99)

Slant Tweezers - TweezerGuru Professional Stainless Steel Slant Tip Tweezer - The Best Precision Eyebrow Tweezers For Your Daily Beauty Routine! for $9.97 (list price $15.00)

LuckyFine Blackhead Remover Cleaner Purifying Deep Cleansing Acne Black Mud Face Mask Peel-off(#1) for $5.99 (list price $11.98)

Art Naturals Vitamin C Serum 20% w/Hyaluronic Acid & Vit E - Anti Aging & Wrinkle Repairs Dark Circles, Fades Age Spots & Sun Damage - Enhanced Top Vitamin C Super Strength - Organic Ingredients, 1 Oz for $9.95 (list price $24.95)

Cremo Original Shave Cream, Astonishingly Superior Shaving Cream for Men, 6 Fluid Ounce for $4.99 (list price $9.99)

Neutrogena T/Gel Therapeutic Shampoo Original Formula, 16 Fl. Oz for $12.41 (list price $16.39)

Amara Organics Aloe Vera Gel from Organic Cold Pressed Aloe, 8 fl. oz. for $15.95 (list price $24.99)

Tom's of Maine Anticavity Fluoride Children's Toothpaste, Silly Strawberry, 4.2 Ounce, 3 Count for $7.68 (list price $11.97)


OFFICE, SCHOOL, AND CRAFTS

Case-it King Sized Zip Tab 4-Inch D-Ring Zipper Binder with 5-Tab File Folder, Black, D-186-BLK for $17.00 (list price $27.42)

AT-A-GLANCE Daily Desk Calendar 2017 Refill, January - December, 3-1/2 x 6" (E71750) for $4.35 (list price $6.79)

Officemate Super 2-Way Sorter, Recycled, Black (26252) for $9.72 (list price $18.79)

Paper Mate Point Guard Flair Porous Point Stick Pen, Assorted Colors, Medium, 16-Count for $12.76 (list price $14.92)

Rubbermaid Commercial Vented Slim Jim Trash Can, 23 Gallon, Black, FG354060BLA for $29.99 (list price $37.48)

Fellowes AutoMax 130C 130-Sheet Cross-Cut Auto Feed Shredder, for Hands-Free Shredding (4680001) for $229.99 (list price $274.99)

Stained by Sharpie Brush Tip Fabric Markers, 4 Colored Markers (1779004) for $6.26 (list price $7.43)

Water Brush Pen, Self-moistening, Portable, (Assorted Tips, Set of 4) for $12.99 (list price $17.99)

Cedar Markers Liquid Chalk Markers - 12 Pack With Free 40 Chalkboard Labels - Amazing Neon Color Pens Including Gold And Silver Ink. Reversible Bullet And Chisel Tip And A Brand New Revolutionary Cap. for $17.99 (list price $35.99)

Moleskine Classic Notebook, Large, Squared, Black, Hard Cover (5 x 8.25) (Classic Notebooks) for $14.99 (list price $19.95)

BAZIC Assorted Dimensions 227g/0.5 lbs. Rubber Bands, Multi Color for $4.87 (list price $6.99)

Sharpie Black Brush Tip Permanent Markers set of 12 for $10.63 (list price $27.24)

Prismacolor Premier Water-Soluble Colored Pencils, 36-Count for $27.69 (list price $59.99)

Paper Mate InkJoy 100RT Retractable Ballpoint Pens, Medium Point, Black, 20 Count for $6.34 (list price $10.64)

BIC Velocity Retractable Ballpoint Pen, Refillable, Medium Point (1.0 mm), Black, 12-Count for $9.35 (list price $11.37)

Sharpie Permanent Markers, Brush Tip, Assorted, 12 Pack for $10.09 (list price $11.87)

Bankers Box Stor/File Medium-Duty Storage Boxes with Lift-Off Lid, Letter/Legal, 20 Pack (0076315) for $39.95 (list price $49.99)

Shuter Accordion Expanding File Folder, 13-Pockets, A4 Size, Handle and Tabs, Buckle Closure (Green) for $11.00 (list price $13.99)

Stabilo 88 25-color Wallet Set for $14.25 (list price $23.75)

Five Star Spiral Notebook, 5 Subject, College Ruled, 200 Sheets, Black and Cobalt Blue, 2 PACK (73035) for $11.99 (list price $26.20)

Acco Brands Binder Clips, Medium, 12 per Box, 2 Boxes (A7072050) for $5.52 (list price $9.64)

Sharpie Black Brush Tip Permanent Markers set of 12 for $10.63 (list price $27.24)

OUTDOORS, GARDEN, AND SPORTS

Outlite A100 Portable Ultra Bright LED Handheld Flashlight with Adjustable Focus and 5 Light Modes for $13.99 (list price $49.99)

Leberna TM Disposable Poncho One Size Fit All with Attached Hood 20 Per Pack Assorted Color for $19.99 (list price $23.99)

Asamoom Reflective Stripe 60 MPH Windproof Umbrella, Double Canopy Auto Open Close Waterproof 300T Fabric Compact Travel Automatic Folding Umbrellas for $16.55 (list price $69.98)

Bolle Mojo Snow Goggles (Shiny Black, Vermillon) for $15.44 (list price $30.00)

Gorilla Carts Steel Utility Cart with Removable Sides with a Capacity of 800 lb, Red for $88.99 (list price $119.99)

TETON Sports ComfortLite Self Inflating Seat Cushion Self Inflatable; Free Storage Bag Included for $16.00 (list price $24.84)

Portable LED Lantern Collapsible, TaoTronics Camping Lantern Battery Operated Camp Light for Fishing, Hiking, Emergency and Outdoor Adventures for $7.99

Spalding NBA Street Basketball - Official Size 7 (29.5") for $11.99 (list price $17.99)

Kershaw 1990 Brawler Speedsafe Folding Knife for $21.97 (list price $39.95)

Camelbak 2016 Rogue Hydration Pack, Black, 70-Ounce for $41.26 (list price $70.00)

Pratico All-Purpose Outdoor Blanket, Stadium Blanket, & Picnic Blanket - Large 58 x 84 Inches Grey for $41.00 (list price $89.99)

Premium Mosquito Net for Double Bed by EVEN Naturals | Full Hanging Kit, Gift Bag & eBook | Circular Screen Netting Canopy Curtains | Insect Protection Repellent for $18.97 (list price $45.00)

Mr Bar B Q 05012X Apple Wood Chips for $6.49 (list price $9.14)

Revolutionary 932°F Extreme Heat Resistant EN407 Certified Gloves - Thick but Light-Weight & Flexible, 2 Gloves for $27.97 (list price $49.97)

Bicycle Hamburger Bell for $12.95 

Coleman 42 Can Removable Liner Cooler for $39.61 (list price $49.99)

Aerobie Skylighter Disc - Single Unit (Colors May Vary) for $11.95 (list price $14.99)

High Sierra Swerve Backpack, True Navy/Mercury for $34.99 (list price $49.99)

Bamboo Working Gloves for Women & Men. Ultimate Barehand Sensitivity Work Glove for Gardening, Fishing, Clamming, Restoration Work & More. Breathable by Nature! - Small for $12.97 (list price $14.85)

Grill Daddy Pro Grill Brush - Cleans BBQ Easily with the Power of Steam without Harmful Chemical Solutions - For Use on All Stainless Steel, Iron & Porcelain Barbecue Grates for $17.99 (list price $24.99)

ELECTRONICS

Bose SoundTrue around-ear headphones II - Apple devices, Charcoal for $99.00 (list price $179.95)

YI Dome Camera Pan/Tilt/Zoom Wireless IP Security Surveillance System 720p HD Night Vision (US Edition) for $49.00 (list price $69.99)

Cable Matters 6-Outlet Wall Mount Surge Protector with 2.4A Dual USB Charging (Updated Version with Dimmed LED Light) for $13.99 (list price $25.99)

iLive HT050B 5.1 Channel Home Theater Speaker System (Black) for $49.30 (list price $59.99)

Ausdom Webcam HD 2016 New 1080P Web Cam with Built-in Noise-canceling Microphone for $26.99 (list price $35.99)

Floureon BM-800 Condenser Studio Recording Microphone and Shock Mount Holder Blue for $28.32 (list price $109.99)

WD 4TB Black My Passport  Portable External Hard Drive - USB 3.0 - WDBYFT0040BBK-WESN for $118.53 (list price $159.99)

1byone Belt-Drive 3-Speed Stereo Turntable with Built in Speakers, Supports Vinyl to MP3 Recording, USB MP3 Playback, and RCA Output, Natural Wood for $59.99 (list price $79.99)

ZEALOT S6 Portable Wireless Bluetooth Speakers Power Bank with Built-in 5200mAh Battery,IP65 Waterproof&Dustproof,Dual Drivers&Subwoofer,Aux Audio/TF Card Supported for $35.99 (list price $99.99)

Acer Chromebook 15 CB5-571-C1DZ (15.6-Inch Full HD IPS, 4GB RAM, 16GB SSD) for $249.00 (list price $299.99)

HP Pavilion 22cwa 21.5-inch IPS LED Backlit Monitor for $99.99 (list price $119.99)

NETGEAR AC1750 Smart WiFi Router Dual Core 800MHz Processor - Router Only (R6400-100NAS) for $109.99 (list price $129.99)

Edimax EW-7811Un 150Mbps 11n Wi-Fi USB Adapter, Nano Size Lets You Plug it and Forget it, Ideal for Raspberry Pi / Pi2, Supports Windows, Mac OS, Linux (Black/Gold) for $7.99 (list price $14.99)

PNY Attache USB 2.0 Flash Drive, 64GB/ BLACK (P-FD64GATT03-GE) for $11.99 (list price $14.99)

Anker Ergonomic Optical USB Wired Vertical Mouse 1000/1600 DPI, 5 Buttons CE100 for $13.99 (list price $39.99)

TOOLS

 

GLAREE E03 Keychain Flashlight, CREE LED 150 Lumens Mini Torch AAA Battery EDC Pocket Penlight Portable Emergency Light for $9.95 (list price $25.95)

Kidde KL-2S Two-Story Fire Escape Ladder with Anti-Slip Rungs, 13-Foot for $34.55 (list price $65.99)

BOYON Portable Clamp on Touch LED Desk Lamp LED Reading Lamp - Computer Keyboard Partner - Brightness Adjusted Minimalist Style Usb-powered for $13.50 (list price $29.00)

DEWALT DWST17806 TSTAK VI Deep Box for $22.99 (list price $44.90)

Sminiker Portable Survival Aircraft Aluminum Defender Tactical Pen with Glassbreaker, Writing, Self Defense (Black) for $13.99 (list price $32.99)

Hausbell 7W Ultra Bright Mini LED Flashlight Tactical Flashlight (2 Pack) for $6.99 (list price $10.99)

Dewalt DCD771C2 20V MAX Cordless Lithium-Ion 1/2 inch Compact Drill Driver Kit for $99.00 (list price $169.00)

DEWALT DW1354 14-Piece Titanium Drill Bit Set for $15.98 (list price $17.99)

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From ancient recipes to storied war ships, these 11 gifts will make the past come alive for your favorite history buff this holiday season.

1. USS CONSTITUTION MODEL SHIP; $400

USS Constitution Model Ship, sold by The New York Times Store

The New York Times Store

Launched in 1797, the USS Constitution became famous when it defeated the British warship HMS Guerriere off the coast of Nova Scotia during the War of 1812. This fatal battle earned the vessel the nickname of "Old Ironsides," as shots appeared to rebound off its hull. The USS Constitution is still intact to this day, and is considered the oldest U.S. warship still in commission. Fans of the boat can visit it in Boston, or keep this fully assembled 30-inch wooden model on their desks.

Find It: The New York Times Store

2. BECAUSE OF THEM WE CAN SIGNATURE BACKPACK; $50

Because Of Them We Can Signature Backpack
Because of Them We Can

Help your giftee pay homage to pioneering civil rights leaders with this backpack emblazoned with the first names of figures like Harriet Tubman, Rosa Parks, Frederick Douglass, and more. It comes equipped with a laptop pouch, a mesh zip pocket, a key pouch, and a back notebook pocket.

Find It: Because of Them We Can

3. KING SOLOMON'S TABLE: A CULINARY EXPLORATION OF JEWISH COOKING FROM AROUND THE WORLD; $24

"King Solomon's Table" by Joan Nathan
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King Solomon's Table by Joan Nathan provides more than 170 historic Jewish recipes from around the globe, ranging from classic Yemenite Chicken Soup to modern takes on dishes like shakshuka.

Find It: Amazon

4. MEAD MAKING KIT; $55

Mead Making Kit, sold by Uncommon Goods
Uncommon Goods

Your giftee's next soiree will rival the drinking halls of Medieval Europe with this make-your-own mead kit. It includes instructions, ingredients, and basic equipment that can be reused to make multiple batches.

Find It: Uncommon Goods

5. NEW YORK TIMES SPECIAL DAY BOOK; $130

Special Day Book, sold by The New York Times Store

The New York Times Store

This personalized book by the New York Times lets purchasers remember an important day in their lives by reading what the world was like during that time. It contains New York Times headlines, photographs, advertisements, and articles from any date from 1851 onwards.

Find It: The New York Times

6. DEAD FEMINISTS: HISTORIC HEROINES IN LIVING COLOR; $17

"Dead Feminists: Historic Heroines in Living Color" by Chandler O'Leary and Jessica Spring
Courtesy of Sasquatch Books

History also includes plenty of "hers." Dead Feminists by Chandler O'Leary and Jessica Spring profiles 27 influential female figures whose actions changed the world, like Eleanor Roosevelt, Rachel Carson, and Gwendolyn Brooks.

Find It: Amazon

7. PRESIDENTIAL SOAP COLLECTION; $22

This Caswell-Massey soap collection allows bathers to suds up like American leaders. It includes George Washington's Number Six soap, Eisenhower's almond cold cream hand soap, and Jockey Club men's bath soap, rumored to have been a favorite of John F. Kennedy.

Find It: Amazon

8. DON'T GIVE UP THE SHIP RING; $170


Digby & Iona

War of 1812 buffs can wear history on their hands with this signet ring by Brooklyn jewelry studio Digby & Iona. It's engraved with the slogan "DON'T GIVE UP THE SHIP," which Captain James Lawrence of the United States frigate Chesapeake allegedly uttered with his dying breath during a bloody 1813 sea skirmish against the British frigate Shannon.

Find It: Digby & Iona

9. HISTORY OF ART T-SHIRT; $28

History of Art T-Shirt, sold by the MoMA Design Store
MoMA Design Store

This pre-shrunk T-shirt's design uses smiley faces to simplify hundreds of years of art history into a chronological timeline. Each smiley is designed in the style of various famous artists, many of whose works are featured in the MoMA's collections.

Find It: MoMA Design Store

10. AMERICAN SEAFOOD: HERITAGE, CULTURE & COOKERY FROM SEA TO SHINING SEA; $25

"American Seafood: Heritage, Culture & Cookery from Sea to Shining Sea" by Barton Seaver
Courtesy of Amazon

Your favorite history buff can explore the history of North American commercial seafood by cooking their way through Barton Seaver’s American Seafood. It lists the main characteristics of various types of fish, along with how to prep each one, while also providing an overview of their culinary legacy.

Find It: Amazon

11. PERSONALIZED PRINT OF A FAMILY HEIRLOOM; $450

A personalized print of a family heirloom typewriter by The Heirloomist
The Heirloomist

Thanks to still life photographer Shana Novak, nobody has to squabble over Grandpa's heirlooms. The New York-based shutterbug runs a business called The Heirloomist, which celebrates family history by photographing treasured relics and transforming them into large-scale works of art. Prints can be matted and framed, or delivered sans decorative casing.

Find It: The Heirloomist

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12 Gifts for the Traveler in Your Life
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Whether your favorite explorer travels by plane, train, or automobile (or kayak, cargo ship, or sled), they need thoughtful essentials to make every trip one to remember. Here are some of our latest favorites.

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1. THULE SUBTERRA CARRY-ON; $280

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Thule

With a durable exoskeleton, oversized wheels, and a 7-pound weight, this carry-on is both tough and easy to transport. The divided main compartment keeps clothes separated—clean from dirty, wet from dry, and work from play. A zippered mesh pocket makes for fast access to keys, cash, and passport.

Find It: Thule

2. COTOPAXI ALLPA TRAVEL PACK; $200

woman wearing cotopaxi allpa backpack
Cotopaxi

Adventurous travelers will love this next generation of backpack that's bursting with smart features. It's carry-on, trek-ready, and tech-savvy all at the same time. It has a durable outer cover, suitcase-style mesh zipper panels on the inside, padded hip straps to distribute weight off the shoulders, and a zippered laptop pocket. It comes with a high-visibility rain cover that stows away when not in use.

Find It: Cotopaxi

3. MOMA OSTRICH PILLOW GO; $60

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MoMA

From the Museum of Modern Art's Design Store comes a contoured travel pillow for the person who never leaves style behind. Composed of high-sensitivity memory foam, it adjusts to three positions that secure in place, thanks to hidden buttons. The soft stretch-fabric outer layer is washable. Plus, it compresses for easy packability.

Find It: MoMA

4. TIMELESS JOURNEYS: TRAVELS TO THE WORLD'S LEGENDARY PLACES; $26

Inspire someone's next journey with this gorgeous new volume from National Geographic, the world's authority on global adventures. Packed with stunning photography and deep knowledge, the book visits 50 bucket list–ready locations on every continent, including Easter Island, Kyoto, Mesa Verde, Carthage, Pompeii, Victoria Falls, Cappadocia, and Chichen Itza, among dozens of others.

Find It: Amazon

5. EAGLE CREEK PACK-IT SPECTER TECH™ STRUCTURED CUBE M; $30

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Eagle Creek

This ultralight packing organizer is especially designed to keep collared shirts, button-downs, dresses, and skirts crisply folded. It comes with a folding board you fold clothing around that's just the right size for the bag. Use the cube's compression zipper to reduce its size way down, then slip it in your suitcase or carry-on. It's made from durable ripstop that is water and stain repellent.

Find It: Eagle Creek

6. TRAVEL ESSENTIALS BEAUTY BOX BY ALLURE AND CONDÉ NAST TRAVELER; $40

Beauty box from Allure and Conde Nast Traveler
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Stay fresh on the go with this loaded beauty box curated by Allure and Condé Nast Traveler. It includes Talika Eye Therapy Patch, Noxidoxi Face Mist, Sisley Express Gel Mask Packet, Canyon Ranch Conditioner, Canyon Ranch Shampoo, Spongelle - the Spongette in Coconut Verbena, Missoni EDT, Living Proof Dry Shampoo, WetBrush Pop Fold in Black, and Bite Multistick in Gelato.

Find It: Shop Latitude

7. WILDSAM FIELD GUIDES BOOK SERIES; $18


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These aren't your classic travel guides. Each of the nine volumes in this series is crafted by locals with insider knowledge, so your favorite explorer gets an authentic experience in each destination. Take Nashville: Of course the guide delves into country music, but it also explores songbirds, the Fugitive Poets, women's suffrage, comfort food, fly fishing, and homelessness. Other guides include Austin, San Francisco, Detroit, New Orleans, Brooklyn, Charleston, New England, and the Southwest.

Find It: Amazon

8. KODAK PRINTOMATIC INSTANT PRINT CAMERA; $70

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Amazon

Skip the Instagram filter for the real thing: Kodak resurrects old-school instant photos in a modern way with the Printomatic. It instantly and automatically prints high-quality, full color photos on Zink (for "zero ink") photo paper. The 2x3-inch prints are made for traveling, sharing, and displaying: They're durable, water-resistant, and adhesive-backed.

Find It: Amazon

9. ULTIMATE EARS WONDERBOOM PORTABLE WATERPROOF BLUETOOTH SPEAKER; $80

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Amazon

Planning a weekend away with friends? Whether you're headed to a winter cabin in the woods or a house in the Caribbean with a pool, you can create the right mood for the entire party with this portable speaker. Connect it to the music collection with Bluetooth—it provides clear, crisp sound for up to 10 hours on a single charge. It's waterproof, so don't worry about it getting wet—it even goes in the shower.

Find It: Amazon

10. WD BLACK MY PASSPORT PORTABLE EXTERNAL HARD DRIVE; $58

WD external hard drive in six colors
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A great tool for the avid photographer, music lover, or business traveler, this external hard drive holds essential files in a small, durable format. At just 4.3 x 3.2 inches, it's password protected with hardware encryption, and the included software offers automatic backup to ensure you don't lose files.

Find It: Amazon

11. ALLBIRDS MEN'S WOOL LOUNGERS; $95

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Allbirds

Allbirds bills their shoes as the "world's most comfortable." Fittingly for a company based in New Zealand, where sheep outnumber people 6 to 1, they've crafted these loungers from superfine Merino wool, each strand thinner than a human hair. The loungers are wickable and breathable, with a casually sophisticated silhouette. Now those long walks through far-off cities won't be so hard on the feet.

Find It: Allbirds

12. BERGTAGEN WOOLMESH SWEATER; $160

Ain't no mountain high enough to outdo this sweater from Swedish company Fjallraven. The layers are designed "to keep the cold out, to trap the warmth in and to be outdoors longer in extraordinarily wild places."

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