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Victorinox Presentation Master

Victorinox Presentation Master

Aside from a blade, screwdriver and scissors, the Presentation Master also has a removable flash drive with fingerprint detection, Bluetooth left- and right-click buttons and a laser pointer.

Unfolding Apartment

Unfolding Apartment

Here’s another transforming apartment that makes good use of shelves and a cabinet to make a small area more versatile. Made by Normal Projects for Eric Schneider’s one-room studio in Manhattan.

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Chiefs Energizing Face Wash

Chiefs Energizing Face Wash

Need to wake up before you can get to the Starbucks? Wash yourself awake with ginseng, eucalyptus, rosemary, peppermint and menthol. It’ll put a spring in your step – plus you won’t stink.

Grid-It! Organizers

Grid-It! Organizers

Got lots of loose gear floating around your bag? Grab a Grid-It! and get your act together. Each one offers an interleaved grid of elastic straps which hold a variety of random items firmly in place.

Crovel Extreme Shovel

Crovel Extreme Shovel

The follow-up to the Crovel Multi-tool Shovel has a shorter steel hollow handle, a wider hammerhead and an improved crowbar claw. It still weighs 5.50lbs and has all the functionality of the original.

Falling Books Bookend

Falling Books Bookend

While tablets are all the rage for reading books these days, there’s still something nice about having actual books on your shelf. Art Ori’s clever bookends turn your books into a tiny action scene.

Chalkboard Door Hanger

Chalkboard Door Hanger

A practical accessory for custom reminders or notices from Restoration Hardware. Be specific, witty or naughty. The chalkboard is double-sided and comes with 2 sticks of chalk and a mini eraser.

ForkChops

ForkChops

You’re gobbling down some Pad Thai and get down to those last few bites on the plate. You could continue to work at it with your chopsticks, or just flip over your fork and knife.

SwitchPop Bottle Opener

SwitchPop Bottle Opener

Whip out the SwitchPop and no bottle in their right mind would dare mess with you. The opener whips right out of the switchblade-style handle. This dude would love a butterfly knife-style opener.

Awesome Gifts: 2011

Awesome Gifts: 2011

Before you start procrastinating about your holiday shopping, check out dozens of our favorite finds, hand-picked by the editors of The Awesomer, and ripe for the gifting.

Hot Rod Heated Mug

Hot Rod Heated Mug

With candy apple red (or black) and chrome finishes, this 12VDC auto mug is great for gearheads who love their caffeine. We’re loving the analog temp gauge which tells you how hot your Joe is.

Stat Key Designer Key Blanks

Stat Key Designer Key Blanks

Sick of your boring old house keys? Even if you aren’t, you still might dig these cool key blanks in shapes like guns, grenades, and a skull. Also available: kitties and butterflies.

Construction & Composition

Construction & Composition

Kouichi Okamoto created these seats using a single material each. The Construction chair is made from square tubes of copper, while the Composition chair is made from bent aluminum wire.

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Lamps by Evil Robot Designs

Lamps by Evil Robot Designs

Arresting lamps with bases sculpted from old toys and action figures. Each lamp is given a monochrome coating and a high gloss lacquer. You can also have your own toys converted into lamps.

2012 Time Traveler’s Calendar

2012 Time Traveler’s Calendar

True time travelers don’t just have the present in mind. Cop the 2011 calendar, or better yet pre-order the 2012 edition. It has 155 references from 95 movies, TV shows, games and comics.

eBoy Collection Wallpapers

eBoy Collection Wallpapers

Brighten up your walls with these wallpapers from pixel art group eBoy with supersized versions of their isometric cityscapes and eye-popping patterns. Contact Wallpaper Republic to order.

Swing Table

Swing Table

Who says dining rooms need to look like grandma’s house? Duffy London’s table puts the fun back into your meals, hanging each of eight diners from a swing, and building a lamp into the canopy.

Alien Ice Trays

Alien Ice Trays

Officially licensed Alien silicone trays for making creepy ice. It’s a shame they won’t be released in time for this Halloween. Available in Alien Egg and Alien Head molds. No Chestburster?

Manoteca Indoor Table

Manoteca Indoor Table

Manoteca makes clever use of a used wooden door, converting it into a multipurpose table by retaining its original form. The recycled rawhide pockets and wooden drawer add to its versatility.

Touch Control Trimmer

Touch Control Trimmer

The Remington Touch Control Beard and Stubble Trimmer has an LED touch screen for viewing and toggling the trim length and speed. Skip to 0:40 in the video to see its other features.

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Kauffman Mercantile EDC Kit

Kauffman Mercantile EDC Kit

Multi-use tools that fit on your keychain, weighing only 2oz. combined. Comes with a pry bar, a pair of screwdrivers (Phillips & flat head), a pair of tweezers and a waterproof and airtight lighter.

Flos Gun Lamp

Flos Gun Lamp

Keep a gun by your side at all times with Philippe Starck’s deadly-looking bedside lamps, fit for Scarface’s pad. Available in chrome or 18k gold-plate finishes. Bullets not included.

Picnik Backpack

Picnik Backpack

You’ve got The Football for a crazy night out with your friends, but for some quiet time with your loved one you might be better off with this bag instead. Dishes, cutlery and blanket included.

Polar Ice Cube Trays

Polar Ice Cube Trays

Designer Atsuhiro Hayashi’s ice cubes float polar bears and penguins on mini glaciers in your drinks, while their gradual melting reminds us of the impact of global warming on the polar icecaps.

Gerber Apocalypse Survival

Gerber Apocalypse Survival

The Apocalypse Survival Series are short-range bladed weapons that have appeared on the TV series Walking Dead. Meanwhile you can practice using them on the growing weeds on your lawn.

Super Bowl Lamp

Super Bowl Lamp

One of the more clever IKEA hacks we’ve seen in a while. Using a bunch of plastic cups, plates, and bowls, artist Ognev Vlaminck managed to put together this functional and stylish table lamp.

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