Essential Holiday Gifts
This year, there is no need to stress about what to get the “difficult” people on your list. In the 24/7 world in which we live, finding useful, must-have products is not as hard as it might seem. These gifts fit the bill.
PowerBar 4200: Running out of power today is just not an option, and with the super-charged PowerBar 4200 you never will. Whether on the road, in the air, at home. or during an emergency, you can charge your mobile devices anywhere, any time. This travel battery pack is pocket-sized and smart looking and retains enough power to charge most devices twice. The PowerBar 4200 uses a USB port to recharge.
Travelon USB Adapter and Converter: This all-in-one compact adaptor/converter and USB charger is the traveler’s answer to carry separate devices when going to foreign countries. The four most common adaptor plugs for more than 150 countries in North America, the Pacific/Australia, Europe, and the United Kingdom are included and can easily convert voltage as necessary. In addition, a built-in USB charging port enables you to charge anything USB-compatible. While the device accommodates three-prong plugs, it does not have a grounded connection or surge protection. Use it to charge the PowerBar 4200.
Minimergency Kit for Her: This is the absolute essential for any woman. Whether it’s a chipped nail, a spilled drink, or a need to freshen up, everything you need is packed into this tiny little case. Find 17 different items that will help get through anything, including breath freshener, lip balm, dental floss, hairspray, nail polish, an emery board, stain removing towelettes, a mending kit, a safety pin, earring backs, double-sided tape, and pain reliever. The kits come in a variety of colors with classy looks such as glitter and patent. Until you see for yourself, you’ll wonder how they fit so many items in such a little bag. It’s a fabulous stocking stuffer.
Minimergency Kit for Him: Discover 13 essentials for any guy on the go. The kit includes breath freshener, shoe shine and deodorant towelettes, a nail clipper, dental floss, pain reliever and many other items he might need in a pinch.
Timbuk2 Small Race Travel Duffel: Grab this bag and go anywhere. With its detachable straps, the bag converts from a backpack to a duffel in seconds. You’ll find plenty of pockets inside and out for all of your gear. The ballistic nylon makes it infinitely durable, and the TPU liner allows for quick clean-up after a spill. Timbuk2 is known for its attention to details and creation of products that are stylish and long-lasting. This duffel does not disappoint.
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