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Designer Stephen Kenn’s Latest Bag Collection Combines Military Surplus & Style at werd.com

Designer Stephen Kenn’s Latest Bag Collection Combines Military Surplus & Style

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The Remanufactured Collection of bags from furniture designer Stephen Kenn was created with the scrap military canvas leftover from the brand’s upholstery process and accented with vintage military bag hardware and leather. They’ve created a weekend size backpack duffle, a messenger bag, backpack, tote, and an organizer pouch, all using military tent canvas cut into 4” square panels and reconstructed into one-of-a-kind products.

Keep Your Craft Beer in a Craft Growler at werd.com

Keep Your Craft Beer in a Craft Growler

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If you’re a fan of craft beer, it stands to reason you’d also be a fan of a craft growler, too. Orange Vessel designs their growlers in upstate New York and hand pours them in central Ohio. Made of high-quality stoneware and adorned with thick colorful glazes, they feature an ergonomic shape and handgrip plus a secure, spill proof flip-top lid that will keep your beer fresher.

Get Ready to Bid for Luke Skywalker’s <i>Return Of The Jedi</i> Light Saber at werd.com

Get Ready to Bid for Luke Skywalker’s Return Of The Jedi Light Saber

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To own an actual prop from Star Wars—and not just any prop but Luke Skywalker’s Light Saber from Star Wars, Episode VI: Return of the Jedi, what would you pay? Well, you can soon find out because this 1983-era prop will be up for auction with Bonham’s on November 21. Made of machine cast metal & brass it appeared in the scene where Luke, Han Solo & Chewbacca face execution above the Sarlacc Pit & then R2D2 saves the day by firing his hidden light saber to Luke. Comes with a letter of authenticity.

This Black & Decker GoPack Juices Your Tools and Mobile Devices at werd.com

This Black & Decker GoPack Juices Your Tools and Mobile Devices

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For rugged, all-weather power anywhere you need it, the Black & Decker BCB001K 12V MAX GoPak has you covered. It will power up your tools and other devices anywhere you go with a 4A USB output. And with its 4A microUSB charge input, it will recharge back to full power in just 2.5 hours. It also features built-in LEDs to function as a flashlight when needed.

G-RO Bags are Built for the Modern Commuter & Traveler at werd.com

G-RO Bags are Built for the Modern Commuter & Traveler

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G-RO came to life in 2015 with a record-breaking Kickstarter campaign. Now they’ve launched a fresh collection of well-designed bags: 2 packs & 2 carry-on rollers. They feature premium materials like ballistic nylon & rugged, all-terrain wheels. The packs both offer a built-in 10k mAh power supply & Tile Bluetooth trackers. Another funded Kickstarter.

With Chris as Your Co-Pilot, You’ll Stay Focused on the Road at werd.com

With Chris as Your Co-Pilot, You’ll Stay Focused on the Road

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Sorry Alexa, there’s another driving assistant who’s ready to roll. His name is Chris. Officially, he’s the world’s first “co-driver.” He’s an AI powered passenger who will manage your messages, take and end calls, control your music, and even follow navigation while you stay focused on the road. Using speech recognition & gesture control, Chris learns the more you use him. This heads-up mounted smart device installs in just minutes and is compatible with any car.

The Jackery New Spark Means No Waiting for the Tow Truck at werd.com

The Jackery New Spark Means No Waiting for the Tow Truck

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When you’ve got a dead battery, the Jackery New Spark will get you back on the road in just minutes. It’s a powerful 800-amp portable car jump starter with a peak output of 1800mAh that features smart jumper cables and battery booster, plus a built-in LED flashlight. For all kinds of roadside emergencies, this is one compact convenient device that can literally save your butt.

This Lightweight & Ultra-Compact EDC Flashlight is Tini at werd.com

This Lightweight & Ultra-Compact EDC Flashlight is Tini

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Tini is a mini metallic keychain light that will add a bright, white 380-lumens of illumination to your EDC kit. Constructed of aerospace grade aluminum, it is tough yet lightweight and features a built-in, high capacity lithium-ion battery with a 60-hour run time. It recharges via micro USB and weighs just .47 ounces.

James Brand & Salomon Team Up For A Special Edition EDC Blade at werd.com

James Brand & Salomon Team Up For A Special Edition EDC Blade

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Portland-based James Brand makes knives. They teamed-up with sort-of-Portland-based ski and sport brand Salomon to create the Chapter X Salomon Orange + Titanium pocket knife. It features a locking 2.33” inch D2 steel blade with scales made of orange anodized aluminum & 6AL 4V titanium. There’s also a removable pocket clip and a vague branding connection to a Salomon snowboard called the Super 8. But this knife is lightweight, versatile, and really orange and also features laser-etched co-branding.

In the Veer Cruiser, Your Little Ones Can Go Anywhere at werd.com

In the Veer Cruiser, Your Little Ones Can Go Anywhere

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The Veer Cruiser combines the best features of a premium-quality stroller with the fun and function of a rugged wagon, to give kids a comfy ride on or off road. It converts and transforms to fit children from infant all the way to toddler & beyond. It is built on a tough, lightweight aluminum frame, features cushy front suspension, a one-foot brake, and large knobby tires for terrain of all types.

No Matter What the Weather Throws At You, the titanLIGHT Stays Lit at werd.com

No Matter What the Weather Throws At You, the titanLIGHT Stays Lit

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Rain, wind, sleet, snow, and hail are no match for the American-made titanLIGHT from Exotac. Made of machined aluminum, it’s a rugged, refillable and waterproof—to 1 meter—lighter that uses standard lighter fluid. It features patent pending air vents below the flame to provide maximum protection against wind gusts, uses easily replaceable flints and has a one revolution QuickThread cap.

Let Seedo Grow Plants While You Do Literally Nothing at werd.com

Let Seedo Grow Plants While You Do Literally Nothing

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Seedo is an automatic home hydroponic grow system that nurtures your crops on its own. Literally, you don’t have to do a thing from seed to harvest. You need no experience, no green thumb, just plant a seed or clone, pair it with your phone to monitor via app, and wait for harvest time. This is precision agriculture at its easiest. The system uses CO2 cartridges and AC to control temps and grows your crops with a patented-pending light system designed for maximum yield.

Here’s the Land Rover Defender that Fits Your Budget at werd.com

Here’s the Land Rover Defender that Fits Your Budget

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Designed for serious off-road action, the TRX-4 is a 1/10th scale radio-controlled Land Rover Defender. The life-like detail of the model is impressive and this thing is waterproof, too. Perfect for plowing through streams and mega mud puddles. It also has an advanced 2-speed transmission, and locking front & rear differentials for climbing the steep stuff. There’s even a fully functioning spare mounted on the back.

We Found a Robot that Cleans Your Aquarium at werd.com

We Found a Robot that Cleans Your Aquarium

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MOIA is an app-controlled robot that keeps your aquarium clean and connected. Not only will it prevent algae build-up on the glass to keep your tank clean and healthy, it also connects to your home wi-fi enabling you to stream 1080P HD video and shoot photos of your underwater pets as well as share it with friends from anywhere. You can set & schedule cleanings remotely and when the MOIA needs a recharge, it automatically re-docks at its home base. A funded Kickstarter.