Gift Ideas For Men Under $50

The Eighth Wonder of the World: The True Story of André the Giant at werd.com

The Eighth Wonder of the World: The True Story of André the Giant

Were it not for the work of street-artist Shepard Fairey & his ironic OBEY icon featuring the super-sized 70s pro wrestler Andre The Giant, the man himself may have been lost to all the deepest, glitchiest corners of YouTube. In the new biography however, the big man, André Roussimoff finally gets his due. And there’s a lot more to the story than body slams. It covers his extraordinary life as well as his untimely death from the affliction that made him such a large man.

Challenge Of The Week: The Bgraamiens Line Puzzle at werd.com

Challenge Of The Week: The Bgraamiens Line Puzzle

Posted in Gear for Men

These are certainly puzzling times and the 1000-piece Bgraamiens Puzzle “The Lines” is perfectly suited to the moment. A word of warning in case it’s not obvious: It’s an advanced puzzle. An erratic criss-crossing of lines in black & white. Maddening perhaps, but conquering it will feel amazing. Good luck.

DomeDock Keeps Your Caps Organized at werd.com

DomeDock Keeps Your Caps Organized

The simplicity of the DomeDock is impressive. This slim, one-piece organizer can hold up to 15 of your favorite ball caps, all in one spot & easy to access. No nonsense, just drop your dome in the dock. Made in the USA, this innovative hat rack mounts flush to the wall with simple hardware and is available in black or white.

Soviet Space Graphics: Cosmic Visions from the USSR at werd.com

Soviet Space Graphics: Cosmic Visions from the USSR

Posted in Gear for Men

Packed with more than 250 illustrations depicting daring discoveries, scientific innovations, futuristic visions, and extraterrestrial encounters, Phaidon’s forthcoming collection of Soviet space-race graphics takes readers on a cosmic adventure through Cold War-era Russia. The book’s author is Alexandra Sankova, director and founder of the Moscow Design Museum who has produced a whole range of definitive titles on Soviet-era design.

SuperCalla Charging Cables Practically Coil Themselves at werd.com

SuperCalla Charging Cables Practically Coil Themselves

Posted in Gadgets and Tech & Gadgets

The magic of the OCD-friendly SuperCalla cables, is the outer sleeve of protective silicone and the magnets that make coiling, packing, & deploying the cables super-efficient and basically effortless. In addition to being durable & travel-friendly, we’ve never seen a cable easier to deal with. SuperCalla offers them in black or white in 3’ & 6’ lengths with connectors for Apple Lightning, USB-C, & Micro USB to USB-A & USB-C. A funded Kickstarter.

Keep Your Grill Clean with a Natural Woody Scraper at werd.com

Keep Your Grill Clean with a Natural Woody Scraper

Posted in Gear for Men and Grill

The Wooden Grill Scraper is a tool well-known to black belt BBQers. The Woody 20-inch Shovel from The Great Scrape is made from solid Red Oak and Beech hardwoods, coated with an all-natural, non-toxic, food safe mineral oil. Pros choose wood scrapers because eating wire bristles left behind by brush cleaning is never tasty. At 20”, the Woody keeps your fingers from getting too toasty while you scrape. Works with porcelain, cast, and stainless grill grates.

Hygiene Hand Keeps Your Fingers Off Dirty Shared Surfaces at werd.com

Hygiene Hand Keeps Your Fingers Off Dirty Shared Surfaces

Posted in Gear for Men

With Hygiene Hand, you can open doors & more without direct contact of your actual hand. Made of solid brass, it’s an antimicrobial EDC keychain tool offering a better way to open doors & use shared surfaces like checkouts and ATMs. Designed by a retired NYC paramedic, it weighs just 2 ounces and loops onto your keyring for convenience. A funded Kickstarter.

The Fidlock Key Chain Makes EDC Simpler at werd.com

The Fidlock Key Chain Makes EDC Simpler

Posted in Gear for Men

The all-new Fidlock Key Chain brings the simple, secure functionality of Fidlock magnetic hardware to your EDC, keys, and other essential pocketables. Constructed of mil-spec nylon webbing and manufactured in USA, the male-female attachment system gives you new carry options. Choose from the Mini Key Ring, Apple Watch, Airpod Case, and ID Card. All are compatible with the brand’s female-side key chain mounts.

This Convenient Keychain Cable Makes Mobile Charging Easier at werd.com

This Convenient Keychain Cable Makes Mobile Charging Easier

Lever Gear’s Cable Kit is a 2-in-1 keychain charging and data cable designed for iPhone, as well as offering adapters for Samsung & other USB-C devices. The design is clever, a protective rigid frame encases the connectors and attaches to your keys or clips to pockets or bags. Its 26AWG power wires deliver up to 10A of current for fast charging & data transfer speeds. A SIM card eject tool is also included.

The Office: The Untold Story of the Greatest Sitcom of the 2000s at werd.com

The Office: The Untold Story of the Greatest Sitcom of the 2000s

Written by actor and show creator Andy Greene, The Office is an up-close, inside look at the incredible success story of this genre-redefining series. The actor-author takes readers behind the scenes of key moments and characters, giving readers the true story behind the entire show, from its origins on BBC through its sensational nine-season run in America, with in-depth research and exclusive interviews.

This Travel-Size Dopp Kit is Built for Adventure at werd.com

This Travel-Size Dopp Kit is Built for Adventure

Posted in Gear for Men

The slim triangular design of Topo Design’s 3-liter Dopp Kit saves space in your luggage & offers easy, upright access when in use. It’s made from a combination of 1000D nylon and TPE-coated ripstop for water resistance & easy cleaning. The closure is a sturdy YKK zipper & it’s sized perfectly to hold all your self-care essentials.

Tech Wrap Keeps Your Electronics Protected from the Elements at werd.com

Tech Wrap Keeps Your Electronics Protected from the Elements

Designed to keep your valuable camera & video equipment protected, clean, and dust-free, the multi-purpose Tech Wrap wraps around your electronic items and protects them from scratches, dust and even a bit of drizzle. It also provides extra padding for your camera bag or backpack to ensure your gear stays safe at all times. Available in 2 sizes, it features a soft, microfiber interior, and splashproof synthetic outer layer. This is a funded Kickstarter.

This Multi-Tool Pen Seems Super Smart at werd.com

This Multi-Tool Pen Seems Super Smart

Posted in Gear for Men

ATech’s 7-in-1 multitool pen is definitely an over-achiever. In addition to a high-quality aluminum & copper body refillable D1 ballpoint, you get a stylus, a bottle opener, a mini flat-head & Phillips screwdriver, a metric & inch ruler, and even a phone stand. The stand fits standard smartphones with a width up to 12mm.

Hot or Cold, Pelican Tumblers Keep You Quenched at werd.com

Hot or Cold, Pelican Tumblers Keep You Quenched

Posted in Gear for Men

Like their legendary line of indestructible cases, Pelican’s Dayventure insulated tumblers are built to perform in all environments. Available in 10, 16, and 22-ounce sizes, these tough tumblers not only fit in 99% of all car cupholders, they feature 18/8 pro grade stainless steel construction for vacuum-sealed heat retention and double-walled insulation. Their leakproof lids are also insulated, made from Tritan Copolyester. A non-slip powdercoat finish is available in a variety of colors.

Humble Pi: When Math Goes Wrong in the Real World at werd.com

Humble Pi: When Math Goes Wrong in the Real World

This #1 international best-seller explores and explains a litany of real-world glitches, near misses, and mathematical mishaps involving the internet, big data, elections, street signs, lotteries, the Roman Empire, and an Olympic team to name a few. It’s a lighthearted but engaging guide to some of humanity’s all-time greatest miscalculations. Stories that will make you feel a bit better about some of your own mistakes.

Hydrolight Brings Hydration & A Warm Glow to Your Adventures at werd.com

Hydrolight Brings Hydration & A Warm Glow to Your Adventures

The 2-liter Hydrolight reservoir gives you hydration and illumination in one. Made of ultra-durable, abrasion resistant PEVA & RF, it is 100% BPA & PVC free, features a slide-lock closure for fast fill & easy cleaning, and a 36” drinking hose with a leakproof bite valve. But what really sets it apart, is a small integrated pocket for your headlamp. Put your torch in the pocket and its light is diffused through the water to light up your tent or campsite.