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Matcha Starter Kit
Ippodo has been producing high-quality tea for almost three centuries in the heart of Kyoto, and Matcha is one of their specialties. You can learn the nuances of making it yourself with their beautiful Matcha Starter Kit, an all-in-one set that includes...
GAMES_TOYS
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SPORTS_OUTDOORS
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HANDMADE
FURNITURE_DECOR
Indoor Mini Basketball Kit
Shooting hoops indoors just got way more luxe. Killspencer's Indoor Mini Basketball Kit is made in their LA workshop and features a 24k gold-plated rim mounted on a black maple backboard and a black leather net. Consider it a touch of playful luxury...
FOOD-DRINK
DIY Bubblegum Kit
Just in at Australia's Third Drawer Down shop is a DIY bubblegum kit perfect for kids—or adults who love a little childlike fun. Inside the box is everything needed to make your own chewy, colorful, gooey bubbles: ingredients and flavoring, plus...
GAMES_TOYS
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WEDDINGS
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PAPER_GOODS
KIDS_PETS
HOME_OFFICE
GREEN
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I Love to Kick Foosball Table
World Cup only comes once every four years, but you can the energy alive everyday with a competitive (or friendly) game of foosball. Kartoni's affordable cardboard table makes it easy—complete with a wooden ball, customizable players, cup holders and...
ART
BRICK_AND_MORTAR
GAMES_TOYS
KIDS_PETS
25_AND_UNDER
ART_PRINTS_PAPER_GOODS
Finger Printing Art Kit
Turn human fingerprints into funny little creatures with this ink and stamp set for kids. The reusable tin comes packed with 10 color pencils, 10 stamps, three ink pads and an "ideas" sheet to get the creative juices flowing.
BRICK_AND_MORTAR
GROOMING_HEALTH
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SPORTS_OUTDOORS
TRAVEL
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Quick Dry Body Spray SPF 40
MDSolarSciences' Quick Dry Body Spray lives up to its name. This non-greasy, SPF 40 sunscreen is easily applied with a few simple pumps, leaving skin feeling smooth and ultimately protected from harmful UV rays (even when in the water). The 5-ounce...
GROOMING_HEALTH
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SPORTS_OUTDOORS
Tybee Jump Rope
Launched with the mission to produce beautiful, simple objects for everyday use, General Manufacturing Concern is a project by former Best Made Co. designer Hunter Craighill. This durable walnut jump rope is lovingly handmade and features a leather...
OUTDOORS
Brooklyn Boulders
Just because you live closer to a subway station than a decent-sized cliff doesn't mean you can't climb. Brooklyn Boulders is the sanctuary for both the experienced climber as well as the curious (full disclosure: the first time is the hardest on the...
FOOD-DRINK
Scratch & Grain Cookie Kit
Cookies may not be the most difficult thing you'll bake this holiday season, but alleviate even more stress without turning to pre-made dough with Scratch & Grain's cookie kits. Complete with fool-proof, individually portioned ingredient packets...
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ART
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The Tattoo Coloring Book
Tapping into the rise of adult-worthy coloring books is The Tattoo Coloring Book, featuring the imagery of illustrator Megamunden. Inspired by nature, tradition, psychedelic motifs, skating and the Far East, his designs are as intricate and inspired...
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GAMES_TOYS
FURNITURE_DECOR
Painted Bowling Set
Kids will be endlessly entertained by this beautiful painted bowling set from Landscape Products, which works as well in the yard as it does in the living room. Crafted from unfinished elm with pops of paint on each pin, this gorgeous set comes with...
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My Travels World Map
Help mini globetrotters keep a physical record of their childhood travel with this My Travels World Map from Children Inspire Design. Kids gain a global perspective, as they use stickers to document their trips and plot future journeys. A fun activity...
TRAVEL
Rapha City Cycling Guides
Seeing a city by bike undoubtedly lends to experiences not found on motorized transportation. Rapha, global purveyors of stylishly functional road gear and Rapha cycle clubs, understand this and are launching a series of bike-based travel guides...
ART
25_AND_UNDER
KIDS_PETS
GROOMING_HEALTH
ART_PRINTS_PAPER_GOODS
Nail Art Brush Kit
For the budding nail artist or DIY enthusiast, Sephora's Nail Art Brush Kit is the complete package. The set comes with fan, flat and pointed brushes, a dotting tool and two fine-tip pens for easy, customizable nail art.
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That's Totally In!
"That's Totally In! The Adventures of Isis Nicole," is an engaging coloring book that captures the nail art fanatic's design adventures. Illustrated by Sara M. Lyons, the activity book features customized nail art decals and eyecandy stickers.
DESIGN
"Colouring Book" by Deirdre Dyson
This finely crafted coloring book is the work of carpet designer Deirdre Dyson and we’re big fans of her playful, but sophisticated, approach to marketing. Because sketching and coloring carpet and textile design is intrinsic to the preliminary product...
TECH
Whistle
Nike Fuelband, Jawbone UP, Fitbit Flex—there's no shortage of personal tech accessories to aid in the always popular search for the quantified self. But what about the number two in your life? Thankfully, there's Whistle, an on-collar monitor to...
TECH
Fitbit Flex
Personal activity monitors are among the most common wearable computers, though their sophistication has advanced significantly since the days of the pager-like pedometer. The best of these devices have migrated from the hip to the wrist and offer...
KIDS_PETS
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ELECTRONICS
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ELECTRONICS_APPLIANCES
Pet Tracker
See Spot. See Spot run away. Track Spot with Tagg, a GPS device that alerts you with texts when your dog strays from home unexpectedly and maps you to the tracker's location. Tagg also doubles as a Nike FuelBand for dogs, letting owners track activity...
TECH
Playtime Appcessories
With additional reporting by James Thorne Realizing that competing with the popularity of smartphones and tablets is a game they've already lost, toy manufacturers are finding ways to incorporate apps and devices into their product experience. New...
TECH
Gibbon Slacklines
From its origins in the 1970s—when it was used by climbers for practicing their moves in parking lots and eventually to bypass terrain that was hard to climb across—Slacklines have more recently also become a great training tool to strengthen...