Gift Ideas For Men Under $50

Upgrade Your Lame Lightning Cable with the Strength of Kevlar at werd.com

Upgrade Your Lame Lightning Cable with the Strength of Kevlar

Posted in Gadgets and Gear and Tech

Apple products are cool but admit it, their cables are crap. If you want one that will endure more than a few months of gentle use, the ZUS Super Duty Lightning Cable from Nonda is a solid replacement with a lifetime warranty. It’s a 4-foot tangle-free cable with a 90º USB that uses durable Aramid fibers to make it 300% longer lasting than standard Lightning cables. It is also Apple MFi certified for data sync & charging of iPhone, iPad, & iPod.

Build a Skeleton In Your Spare Time at werd.com

Build a Skeleton In Your Spare Time

Taschen has created a kit that lets you build a life-size model of the human skeleton made entirely of foldable paper. Pre-cut pieces of paper, requiring no scissors or glue, are assembled with detailed, step-by-step instructions. It’s got joints that bend and straighten and each piece features an anatomical label in English and Latin.

Quick Peek Makes It Easier To Keep Track Of Your Stored Stuff at werd.com

Quick Peek Makes It Easier To Keep Track Of Your Stored Stuff

Posted in Gadgets and Tech

The Quick Peek system from bluelounge is comprised of self-adhesive smart labels that work with a free Quick Peek app to help you keep track of the stuff you store. When everything is packed away and you’re looking for something specific, Quick Peek allows you to scan your box labels to get a peek at what’s inside, like an x-ray. Simply stick a label to your box, snap some photos, assign a location and Quick Peek will do the rest. Sync via iCloud or Dropbox and share with your family or team.

<i>Ali</i> Collects Intimate Images of a Legend at werd.com

Ali Collects Intimate Images of a Legend

In June, 1963, on assignment from Sports Illustrated, peerless portrait photographer Steve Schapiro traveled to Louisville to spend some time with Cassius Clay, the young Olympic champion boxer who even then was well on his way to becoming Muhammad Ali. The two spent five days together, with Schapiro gaining intimate access to this legend-in-the-making. Ali is a collection of the photographers best images—many of which have never been published before.

Frank Lloyd Wright Paper Models: 14 Kirigami Buildings to Cut and Fold at werd.com

Frank Lloyd Wright Paper Models: 14 Kirigami Buildings to Cut and Fold

For fans of Frank Lloyd Wright’s groundbreaking & iconic architecture, these paper models will bring the works of a true American master to life in miniature. Each of the 14 projects includes step-by-step instructions, walking users through the Kirigami (cut & fold) technique to create some of his most famous buildings including, Fallingwater and New York’s Guggenheim museum.

You’ve Probably Never Heard Of This Bold, American Billionaire at werd.com

You’ve Probably Never Heard Of This Bold, American Billionaire

The Gambler is the rags-to-riches story of one of America’s wealthiest and least-known financial giants, self-made billionaire Kirk Kerkorian—the daring WWII aviator, movie mogul, risk-taker, and business tycoon who transformed Las Vegas and Hollywood to become one of the leading financiers in American business. A high school drop-out who bought and sold MGM movie studios 3 times. Built the world’s biggest hotel, also 3 times. Lived to be 100 years old. Etcetera.

Area Ware’s Aluminum Ruler Rules at werd.com

Area Ware’s Aluminum Ruler Rules

Posted in Gear and Work

Area Ware is a design collective focused on the brutally functional and visually unique.Their Aluminum Ruler is a perfect example of the aesthetic, craft and creativity of their simple creations. The design uses visual hierarchies of color and shape to articulate the process of measurement: black lines callout whole and half numbers & large integers are marked with a red dot emphasizing their importance. Curves unify all the parts that make up a whole number. It features units of measurement in both inches and centimeters.

Make Breakfast Better with Stovetop Waffles at werd.com

Make Breakfast Better with Stovetop Waffles

Posted in Kitchen and Space

PanWaffle will make you a master of the homemade waffle without a giant waffle iron taking up space in your kitchen. It’s a pan purpose-built for the task and features stay cool handles and a Durable PFOA-free nonstick coating that resists scratches and stains. It locks at 90º for easy cooking and comes apart for easy cleaning.

The Tactical Key is Concealed Carry for Your Keychain at werd.com

The Tactical Key is Concealed Carry for Your Keychain

Posted in Gear

Designed for CRKT right here in our backyard of Encinitas, California, the Tactical Key is an EDC self-defense tool that will blend right in with the other keys on your keychain. But with its ergonomic, easy-grip handle and pointed tip, it makes an effective little weapon.

Nick Nolte Pens Memoir, <i>Rebel: My Life Outside the Lines</i> at werd.com

Nick Nolte Pens Memoir, Rebel: My Life Outside the Lines

With a career that spans five decades and more than 100 film roles, actor Nick Nolte is an icon of American cinema. In this new memoir, he digs deep, covering all the ups-and-downs, from being named the “sexiest man alive” by People magazine to the dark depths of his battles with addiction, telling a riveting true tale of stardom and Hollywood survival.

Gerber Goes Fishing at werd.com

Gerber Goes Fishing

Posted in Gear

Gerber’s new line of performance fishing tools is a full arsenal of essentials that includes fillet knives, processing shears, a multi-tool gut hook, braided line cutters, scales, & line management tools. All of them ergonomically designed with clever features, multi-tool functions & high-quality materials.

This Leash Was Designed To Last a Lifetime at werd.com

This Leash Was Designed To Last a Lifetime

Posted in Gear and Pets

The Atlas Pet Company guarantees their collars and leashes for life. Even if your dog destroys it. It’s a simple, solid design made using premium quality materials: durable, chew-resistant climbing rope, plastic joints originally designed for sailing, that have a strength of 1000-pounds and stainless hardware. Made in America.