Category: Gear / Products / Lifestyle

August 8, 2020

Cheap Gear Under $20: Phone Lenses, Pocketknives, and More

Do you need a small, cheap way to improve your life? These are the affordable pick-me-ups that we can’t live without.


by Adrienne So in Gear
August 1, 2020

How to Cut Your Own Hair at Home (Long, Short, Wavy, Curly, Kids, Bangs)

If your hair-care professional is still on lockdown, you might be getting desperate for a trim. Let us help you avoid a DIY disaster.


by Louryn Strampe in Gear
August 1, 2020

10 Ways to Reconnect With Long Distance Relatives, Friends, and Relationships

Whatever the distance, these ideas will help you feel closer in these trying times.


by Medea Giordano in Gear
July 20, 2020

Want to Slow Down Time? Use a Really Slow Clock

Minutes and hours? That’s old thinking. Artist Scott Thrift wants you to see the bigger picture.


by Boone Ashworth in Gear
July 19, 2020

Stuck at Home, Playing the Guitar Again Has Helped Me Escape

The instrument was supposed to accompany my family on a road trip. Now it’s helping us make music together.


by Scott Gilbertson in Gear
July 18, 2020

The Ultimate Quarantine Self-Care Guide: Nails, Hair, and Skin Care

Here’s how to take care of your nails, hair, and skin at home—because if there was ever a time to be kind to yourself, it’s now.


by Medea Giordano Louryn Strampe in Gear
July 12, 2020

Dyson Airwrap Review: A Pricey Curling Iron, Blow Dryer, and Hot Air Brush in One

Dyson’s Airwrap does all the heavy lifting for you, for a price.


by Medea Giordano in Gear
July 11, 2020

The Best Gear to Make Beer, Wine, Cider, and Mead at Home (2020)

Your homegrown tomatoes won’t help you forget how terrible everything is right now. Here’s what you need to make booze at home.


by Parker Hall in Gear
July 10, 2020

13 YouTube Channels We Geek Out Over in Quarantine

From flying a plane to restoring art, YouTubers can truly teach you anything. Here are the best shows that have sparked our curiosity during quarantine.


by Matt Jancer in Gear
July 7, 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