Gift Ideas For Men Under $50

Oh So Pretty: Punk in Print 1976-1980 at werd.com

Oh So Pretty: Punk in Print 1976-1980

Though it arguably started in the states, punk rock as an artistic & cultural movement really took hold in 70s Britain as a youthful, rebellious response to the social and economic strife of the era. This book showcases an unrivaled collection of visually striking ephemera from the punk subculture: 500 artifacts – DIY ‘zines,’ gig posters, flyers, and badges – from well-known and obscure musical acts, designers, venues, and related political groups, creating a comprehensive assemblage of the look, feel, & visual style of the genre.

UCO Madrona Hang-Out Tabletop Lantern at werd.com

UCO Madrona Hang-Out Tabletop Lantern

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With its infinity dial brightness adjuster, this 300-lumen tabletop lantern adds ambiance to all occasions. Red & blue modes add the mood lighting. It features a lanyard for hanging overhead. Powered by three D-cell batteries.

Bee’s Wrap Sustainable Food Storage at werd.com

Bee’s Wrap Sustainable Food Storage

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A natural alternative to plastic wrap, which is made from petro-chemicals, washable, reusable Bees Wrap is made in Vermont from organic cotton and bees wax. It is 100% compostable and biodegradable and available in 3-packs of assorted sizes.

Gosnell: The Untold Story of America’s Most Prolific Serial Killer at werd.com

Gosnell: The Untold Story of America’s Most Prolific Serial Killer

Have you heard of America’s most prolific serial killer? Gacy, Gein, Dahmer? Nope. In 2013 Dr. Kermit Gosnell was convicted of killing four people, including three babies, but is thought to have killed hundreds, perhaps thousands more in a 30-year killing spree. Currently serving concurrent life sentences for murdering babies and patients at his “House of Horrors” abortion clinic, Gosnell’s story is one not just of murder but media cover-ups, political negligence, and bureaucratic bungling.

Sudden Coffee at werd.com

Sudden Coffee

Posted in Drink and Host

Sudden is a synonym for instant. And Sudden Coffee is instant coffee. But not like the old stuff; it’s got flavor. Complexity. Depth. It’s pour-over, cafe quality coffee that requires just hot water—no brew time. Sudden is available on a subscription basis featuring a rotating monthly offering of new & different high-quality roasts.

Norlan Whisky Glass at werd.com

Norlan Whisky Glass

Posted in Bar Ware and Host

Made of hand-blown borosilicate glass, the Norlan Whisky Glass is a uniquely artistic double-walled tumbler. A striking effect of the hollow body design is an enhancement in the intensity of color of whatever you ‘re drinking. The shape of the glass inner wall also aids in aeration and aroma focus.

The Lost City of the Monkey God: A True Story at werd.com

The Lost City of the Monkey God: A True Story

Since the days of conquistadors, tales have been told of a lost city in the jungles of Honduras. Called the White City or Lost City of the Monkey God, it was discovered in 1940 by a journalist who committed suicide without revealing its location. In 2012, aided by advanced digital mapping technology, author Douglas Preston led a team to the site but after a brutal journey—and one of the greatest discoveries of the 21st century, the team contracted a lethal and incurable illness.

Luci Outdoor 2.0 at werd.com

Luci Outdoor 2.0

Posted in Camping and Gear

The new 2.0 version of the inflatable, solar-powered Luci Outdoor LED light is brighter and longer-lasting than before. It now lasts up to 18-hours on a full charge while offering 4 light modes: low, bright, super bright, & 1 sec flashing. When deflated it packs flat taking up practically zero space in your luggage or backpack.

The Muncher at werd.com The Muncher at werd.com

The Muncher

Posted in Gear and Tools

Made from Aerospace-grade Titanium, the Muncher is an ultra-light 10-function multi-utensil. Spork, knife, bottle & can opener, prybar, box cutter, screwdriver, peeler & cord cutter. It also comes in a rugged Hypalon pouch with a carabiner & includes a ferro rod firestarter. A funded Kickstarter.

Alessi Buckle Tube Squeezer at werd.com

Alessi Buckle Tube Squeezer

Posted in Bath and Gear and Space

The chrome-plated Buckle Tube Squeezer is an elegant little device to handle the annoying task of extracting the last bits of whatever from the tube—toothpaste, cosmetic products,  & even fancy French mustard. Simple yet very effective & created for Alessi by the European design duo of Gabriele Chiave & Lorenza Bozzoli.

NPH Playing Cards by Theory11 at werd.com

NPH Playing Cards by Theory11

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Designed by actor & activist (and art director) Neil Patrick Harris, this deck of premium American-made playing cards features sophisticated details like gold foil emboss and elegant typography. They were made to support the (RED) AIDS charity, so a portion of proceeds from the sale of every deck is donated.