Category: Gear / Products / Lifestyle

October 26, 2020

How to Carve a Pumpkin—From a Pro Sculptor

We asked a master sculptor and puppeteer how to make a scary-good jack-o-lantern.

by Adrienne So in Gear
October 25, 2020

How to Shop for Halloween Costumes in This Bizarre Year

There are still safe ways to celebrate and break the stress. Here are some places to find costumes, including adaptable and accesible ones—and DIY advice.

by Medea Giordano in Gear
October 11, 2020

The 7 Best Turntables for Your Vinyl Collection (2020)

Looking for fresh indoor hobbies? Why not start a record collection? Here are our favorite entry-level turntables to help you enjoy analog audio at home.

by Parker Hall in Gear
October 10, 2020

The Best Weighted Blankets (2020): Different Sizes, Weights, and More

These accessories might not cure your anxiety or insomnia, but they can feel like a hug when you really need one.

by Medea Giordano Jess Grey in Buying Guide
October 3, 2020

The Best Roller Skates (2020): Helmets, Protection, and More

Recently jumped on the skating craze? If you’re confused about what gear to get, our recommendations on skaters, helmets, and more can help.

by Louryn Strampe Lydia Horne in Gear
September 13, 2020

Traeger Ironwood 650 Review: Easy Grilling

If you want to become a pitmaster without leaving the couch, this Wi-Fi-powered electric pellet smoker and app can help.

by Scott Gilbertson in Gear / Products / Lifestyle
September 9, 2020

5 Luggage Deals for Off-Season Savings: Duffels, Carry-Ons, and More

You might not be traveling right now, but there are sales on everything from carry-ons to a cavernous wheeled duffel for your next trip.

by Matt Jancer in Deals
September 9, 2020

The 6 Best Posture Correctors (2020): Braces, Gadgets, Apparel, and More

You’re hunched over your desk and phone for hours. So we rounded up the gear to help you straighten up—including a DIY trick and yoga advice.

by Medea Giordano in Gear
September 6, 2020

18 Labor Day Deals to Make Your Home an Oasis: Candles, Lighting, Plants, and More

There are a ton of sales on candles, smart lighting, and sleep accessories to ease the stress (and blues) of quarantine.

by Medea Giordano in Deals
August 22, 2020

A Standing Desk Changed My Life—It Can Save Yours Too

These motor-powered desks aren’t all hype. They actually do make you feel better—physically and mentally.

by Simon Hill in Gear