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Drop Gift Wish Hints With The Best Holiday Gifts For Everyone #GiftHintGuide

December 7th, 2015 by Christen

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Holiday gift guides with Christmas gift ideas are in full swing, but what about a gift guide that helps you drop hints to what gifts you want this year?  We’ve rounded up some of the very best (and unexpected) gifts to give to others, hints to share with friends/family and some of the very best to give to yourself. Check out some of the best in tech and beyond and share this guide with your favorite gifts on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter using #GiftHintGuide today!

 

 

For The Traveler:

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Bluesmart Smart Carry On Luggage:  ($399.00) – Say hello to the only travel bag you’ll ever need again!  The Bluesmart carry-on is a suitcase that connects wirelessly to your smartphone so that you can remotely locate it, lock it, and even weigh it. The mobile app lets you see all your data and travel history in one place. A built-in battery lets you charge your phone up to six times so that you never have to crowd around an airport outlet again. Bluesmart is more than a suitcase, it´s your personal travel assistant.

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Canary Home Security ($198.99) – If you live alone or travel often, this is the single best gift you can ever receive this year! Combining motion sensing technology, a wide-angle HD camera, and temperature, humidity, and air quality sensors into a single device, Canary makes it easy to protect the people and places that matters most. Traveling for the holidays? Keep an eye and ear on your home remotely with this accessory and have a greater sense of security than ever before!

 

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Parrot AR Drone 2.0 ($299.99) – Why wouldn’t you want the latest gadget that also allows you to capture moments from the highest perspectives?  With the Parrot AR Drone 2.0 you aren’t just getting a drone you pilot, but also a HD camera that’ll catch amazing moments from up high.  The AR. Drone 2.0 is equipped with a high definition front camera that will let the pilot view exactly what the AR. Drone 2.0 sees, just as if they were in the pilot seat. Download the free AR. FreeFlight application (available on the App Store and Google play) and take control of the AR. Drone 2.0 in just seconds. Perfect for the kids on your list – and for those who are kids at heart!

 

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Samsung Gear S2 smart watch ($299.99 with two-year contract) – The Samsung Gear S2 is designed for your life, with an elegant circular face and comfortable stainless steel body. The intuitive bezel lets you navigate effortlessly to get to what you need. Access important notifications at a glance, even when you don’t have your phone, and make calls, find directions, and check and respond to text messages right from your wrist.

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For The Home:

 

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Stelle Audio Pillar Bluetooth Speaker ($349.00)  – For the home entertainment specialist, this Bluetooth speaker is the ultimate addition to any home or apartment.  Designed to bridge the gap between music, design and technology, this wireless speaker complements an array of décor styles and provides unparalleled sound quality. It features easy-to-use controls, dazzling 360-degree sound, a 15-hour rechargeable battery and a speakerphone for hands-free calls. The Auido Pillar’s reliable Bluetooth technology allows users to instantly connect with any Bluetooth enabled device, such as smart phones, tablet and computers.

 

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NuDock Power Lamp Station ($179.00) – For the home office, the NuDock Power Lamp Station is the only accessory the Apple loyalist needs!  This elegant power station allows you to rapid charge up to four devices at the same time, including your iPhone, iPad and Apple Watch. Free up to 3 power outlets by replacing your power adapters with just one easy power plug.

 

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Bamboo Wood Skin For The Apple Macbook ($24.99) – Add style to your Apple Macbook without bulk! With iinLuv, you can change the look of your favorite device in seconds, literally. These laptop skins are professionally designed to protect your laptop from scratch and damage. The special removable adhesive will not leave your laptop sticky or gooey after removal.

 

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For The Gadgetnista:

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Rose Gold Apple iPhone 6s ($698.00) – The moment you use iPhone 6s, you know you’ve never felt anything like it. With just a single press, 3D Touch lets you do more than ever before. Live Photos bring your memories to life in a powerfully vivid way. It’s one of the most anticipated colors ever, it’s available for $199 with contract, unlocked for $698 and makes the perfect holiday gift.

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Rose Gold Apple Watch ($320.99) – It’s the Apple Watch that’s on the top of every gadgetnista’s wish list and it can be found for as little as $320.99 online.  The beautiful rose gold bezel and light lavender wrist strap is as fashionable as it is functional and paired with the iPhone 6s it’s the ultimate gift for any gal this season!

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Portable External Battery ($32.99) – Never run out of power on the go again with the 16,000 mAh external power bank.  Dual USB ports to charge multiple smartphones, tablets, and other portable devices at the same time; this power bank will fully charge an Apple iPhone 6s 9.3 times before needing a recharge.  It’s the ultimate gadget accessory for any and everyone. 

 

 

 

For Multitaskers:

 

MICROSOFT SURFACE 3

Microsoft Surface 3 ($545.99) – For the ultimate worker-bee on the go, the Microsoft Surface 3 is a full-working laptop when you need it and an entertainment tablet when you don’t.  It offers the best performance of a tablet, like downloading movies and gaming but it also outperforms other tablets offering a full USB port, Micro SD card reader and the ability to run full versions of iTunes, Photoshop and other Windows desktop software. WIN A MICROSOFT SURFACE 3 HERE!

 

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Fujifilm Instax Share Smartphone Printer ($127.00) –  The New Fujifilm Instax Share Printer lets customers print mobile photos instantly from their smart phone or tablet, anywhere, anytime. The Fujifilm Instax Share Printer acts as its own Wi-Fi hotspot, and works with both iPhone and Android devices to get you instant film prints from any picture stored on your device. Using the Fujifilm Instax Share Printer is fun and easy. With the user-friendly Fujifilm Instax Share Printer App available on both iPhone and Android, it’s a snap to print pictures with just a couple of taps on your device.

 

 

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Apple iPad Pro ($839.00) – The iPad Pro features a front and rear camera, two speakers both at the top and the bottom of the device (four speakers in total). And of course, you also get a Lightning port, a headphone jack, side buttons, Bluetooth and Wi-Fi. It’s one of the hottest holiday gifts available this year for you or anyone on your gift list!

 

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Want any of these gifts listed in our Gift (HINT) guide?  Give the holiday gifts of preparation and help others find the perfect gift for you by sharing this guide with everyone you know and love! Which gifts on this list are your favorites?  Share on Twitter, Facebook or Instagram today!

The Gifts We All Want! The BIG Holiday Gift Guide Is Here! #BigGiftGuide

December 17th, 2014 by Tech Staff

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Can you believe Christmas is just six weeks away!  Have you begun your holiday shopping yet?  If not, don’t worry! The entire Divas And Dorks team has scoured stores and the internet to find the best holiday gifts (so you don’t have to!)  We’ve searched high and low for the best Christmas gifts of the year for practically anyone on your holiday list.  Looking for a nice gift for that special man in your life?  We’ve got you covered!  Not quite sure what to buy for the office exchange?  We’ve got all the gift ideas you’ll ever need this season!

We’ve got our biggest holiday gift guide EVER!  Filled with 12 huge pages of tablets, wearables, smartphones, holiday fashions, beauty and more!

Make sure to log on to DivasandDorks.com, starting Thursday, November 20th – as we’ll unveil the best in unique and stylish gifts for any budget plus a chance to win some of the featured technology, fashion and more from The BIG Holiday Gift Guide below.

 

Gaming Guide for Kids Of All Ages (GIVEAWAY)

Watches, Bracelets, Pendants and More – Wearable Gifts For The Entire Family

Home Entertainment Gift For The Entire Family  

Quirky Holiday Gifts For The Oddball In Your Life

Smartphone gifts for Everyone on Your List (GIVEAWAY)

Easily Accessible Last minute gifts under $50

 

Did we mention that you should probably check back everyday?  We’ll be sprinkling in some unbelievable holiday prizes for you to keep (or giveaway) this season (Hint:  Remember Diva Days Of Christmas prizes of yesteryear?  We’re upping the ante and will be bringing you bigger and better prizes unlike anything we’ve ever done before!  You won’t want to miss out!)  Starting Thursday, November 20th make sure you check back daily for your chance to win!

 

Who’s been naughty or nice on your Christmas list?  Need help finding the perfect gift this season?  Tweet us “Hey @DivasandDorks I need your help finding the perfect gift! #BigGiftGuide”  for personalized help finding the right gift this year! 

 

Quirky Holiday Gifts For The Office Oddball In Your Life #BigGiftGuide

December 5th, 2014 by Christen

If you know me, then you know I’m about as quirky as they come!  Thankfully the great people at Quirky has tons of products for the quirkiest friends and family on your holiday gift list.  Quirky’s products are created and brought to life by real consumers like you and me, trying to solve real life problems.

 

 

Quirky Space Bar

Space Bar

You may have seen me talk about my office space and how the space bar has been a great addition adding space and additional power/usb support.  The Space Bar from Quirky, is a sleek desk accessory that minimizes clutter while providing additional USB ports for your computer. After a long day of work, slide your keyboard into the space below the shelf and store your office miscellany—keys, digital camera, etc.—up top. ($99.99)

 

 

[Must Read: Watches, Bracelets, Pendants and More – Wearable Gifts For The Entire Family]

 

 

Quirky PowerCurl

PowerCurl

PowerCurl is a cord wrap for the whole family of MacBook® power adapters (Air®, Pro®, Retina®, et. al.). It makes it easy to unplug and pack up quickly, without having to untangle a mess the next time you set up shop. Its sleek, new look even features a silicone cover that keeps unsightly cords concealed. ($5.00)

 

 

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[Must Read:  Easily Accessible Last minute gifts under $50]

 

Converge

Converge is a powerfully useful docking station that shows off your electronics while they charge. Excess cables slip in easily, stay in place, and remain out of sight. Plus, all of your gadgets face you, so you can…  ($69.99)

 

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Pivot Power

You know what makes sense? This. Reclaim your outlets with Pivot Power, a flexible surge-protecting power strip that bends to fit every sized plug or adapter without wasting a single outlet. That means no more plug traffic jams or blocked outlets—even those big ol’ power bricks are welcome. ($29.99)

 

 

In addition to making great gifts for others, these gifts would make great additions to your home or office as well!  Are you looking for more gift ideas this season?  Check back daily as we’ll be sprinkling in some unbelievable holiday prizes for you to keep (or giveaway) this season (Hint:  Remember Diva Days Of Christmas prizes of yesteryear?  We’re upping the ante and will be bringing you bigger and better prizes unlike anything we’ve ever done before!  You won’t want to miss out!)  All December long, make sure you check back daily for your chance to win!

Who’s been naughty or nice on your Christmas list?  Need help finding the perfect gift this season?  Tweet us “Hey @DivasandDorks I need your help finding the perfect gift! #BigGiftGuide”  for personalized help finding the right gift this year! 

Watches, Bracelets, Pendants and More – Wearables For The Entire Family Gift Guide

November 24th, 2014 by Christen

Are you looking for a trendy tech gift that is as stylish as it is useful for the entire family? As more and more wearables make their way onto retail shelves this season, it’s easy to get overwhelmed when looking for the right wearable for that special person on your list.  From smart watches, to fitness bands and even fashionable accessories like pendants and rings – you can find almost every type of wearable device on the internet these days, but lucky for you, we did the work so you don’t have to.  Discover the best in watches, pendants (even onesies) and more wearable gifts for the entire family below!

 

 

Kid-friendly Wearables

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Mimo Smart Onsies (babies)

The Mimo Smart Infant Monitor is designed for today’s new parents. It connects with your smart devices, it’s accessible from anywhere in the world, it’s shareable, it’s interactable, it’s safe for your baby, and it’s easy to use.  The Mimo Smart Infant Monitor sends your baby’s sleep, body position, and breathing data in real-time to your smartphone or tablet. Sensors on the kimono pick up your baby’s breathing patterns, and the snap-on Turtle senses movement, body position, and skin temperature. Earlier this year, I got the chance to check it out in action – check out my experience here.

 

[Must Read:  The Tech Best Bets At CES 2014: (Wearables) Mimo Baby Monitor]

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LeapFrog LeapBand (Kids)

Discover the only activity tracker made for kids that encourages active play and healthy habits with 50 fun challenges and a free Petathlon Games™ app. Available in Pink, Blue and Green, this Discover the only activity tracker allows kids to have a good time getting active with a customizable pet pal as they play games and complete challenges together. Children can earn points and unlock rewards for being active, caring for a pet pal and completing challenges. It’s fit made fun-just for kids!

 

HereO Smartwatch for Kids

The hereO GPS watch is the world’s smallest real-time connected GPS tracking device, created specifically for children three years and up. For the first time, tracking technology has been miniaturized to fit in a trendy kids watch.  Check out the video and pre-order today at hereofamily.com

 

 

Wearables For Women

 

 

TB2Tory Birch Fit Bit Pendant Necklace

The Tory Burch for FitBit collection adds a little style and flair to the normally bland fitness band.  In case wearing the bracelet on your wrist isn’t your thing, Tory Burch has options for you!  You can also transform your tracker into a super-chic accessory for work or weekend, day or evening, with the Fret Pendant Necklace.  Check out more from the designer collection collection here.

 

[Must Read:  Bringing Style To Your Fitness Band – Meet ToryBurch For FitBit]

 

Tory Birch Fit Bit Bracelet

The Tory Burch for FitBit collaboration is one step closer to bring fashionable fitness integration to women everywhere.  The exclusive collaboration between Tory Burch and Fitbit transforms your tracker into a super-chic accessory for work or weekend, day or evening, with a designer Metal Hinged Bracelet. Made of solid brass, it’s based on the decorative, open fretwork that’s a signature of the Tory Burch design — complete with a secure, easy-access latch on the back.

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Mica Luxe Smart Cuff

 

Opening Ceremony and Intel debuted the MICA (My Intelligent Communication Accessory) earlier this year as the first bracelet to fuse luxury jewelry with wearable tech. Featuring semi-precious stones as well as a 1.6-inch sapphire touch screen, the eye-catching yet subtle piece is a world away from bulky, athletic-inspired wearables. MICA is connected by AT&T’s mobile broadband network and includes two years of wireless service with the device purchase.
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Ringly Smart Cocktail Ring for Women

The rings, made from semi precious stones set on gold-plated metal, look like something you might find in your great aunt’s box of custom jewelry. They’re clearly feminine, and stylish in a way that says the company is gunning for Barney’s, not Best Buy.  Forget cluncky plastic, this startup is bringing bling to wearables. Pre-Order yours today for $195 at Ringly.com.

 

 

Wearables For Men

 

 

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Dalys Smart Cufflinks

 

Dalys 1895 Sterling Silver Cufflinks with a 16 gigabyte USB drive inside. These beautiful cufflinks are hand made by Texan silversmiths and are ideal for having your man’s personal monogram engraved. Each pair of cufflinks has one cufflink that slides open with a 16 gigabyte USB flash drive inside ready to install in your computer.  The favorite man in your life can share everything from professional presentation on stage to personal photo albums along with his favorite music play list. Order today for $199 at Dalys1895.com.

 

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Ephiphany Eyewear

 

Designed with a modern take on the classic thick-framed style, Epiphany Eyewear are the only smart glasses with a design asthetic chosen to walk the runway at the highly exclusive  NY Fashion Week. The Epiphany design asthetic is current for today and timeless for the future. Capture interest and turn heads when you walk by wearing the most clean-lined, high-quality pair of smart-glasses on the market. The power of technology meets the refinement of stylish design with Epiphany Eyewear.

 

 

 

Discover more tech gifts and more for the entire by checking out other pages of our Big Holiday Gift Guide HERE.  Have you begun shopping for the people on your holiday lists this year?  What’s on your wish list? Share your holiday wish list hints below!

 

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Accessory Remix It: Valentine’s Day Edition

February 13th, 2012 by Guest Post

By Enovia Bedford

Have weeks gone by and you’re stressing out? “What do I get the Divo or Dork in my life for Valentine’s Day?” Have no fear Accessory Remix It is here to help. Here are two of our favorite Do it yourself projects for the Divo or Dork in your life.

 

The Gift: Cufflinks

You’ve been around your dork for months now.Have you been paying attention during all of those sports games you’ve been watching with your guy? Blue Moon? Brooklyn Brewery? Izzy Soda? By now you should know your beaus beverage of choice. To make snagging the caps easier pop a top with him and enjoy. Snatch the caps and stash them until you are ready for your project.

Best Presentation:

If you’re the type of diva who wakes up irons his clothes, make his lunch and help him get ready for work.  Surprise him Valentine’s Day morning with these cufflinks of his favorite beverage to add to his favorite suit.

Materials:

Hot Glue Gun

Hot Glue Sticks

Cufflink part ( can be found at your local arts and crafts store or you can get an old pair from a second hand store and glue over them)

Sand Paper

Soapy water

Imitation Vanilla Flavor

Project Time: 10 mins

Step 1

The caps will have an odor so firsts thing soak them for a few minutes in soapy water with a drop of vanilla flavor. It cleans them and gives the caps a nice fresh smell. Dry thoroughly .

Step 2

The ridges of the bottle cap can be a little sharp. Lightly sand the ridges.

 

Step 3

Make sure your glue gun is nice and hot. Take the cufflink parts and dab a small bead of glue on the back. Stand the cufflink part directly in the middle of the bottle cap.

 

Step 4

In a continuous movement squeeze your hot glue around the cuff link part completely filling up your bottle cap. Make sure the cap is laying flat so the glue and settle. You will have some air bubbles which I think add to the do it yourself feel.

Step 5

DO NOT TOUCH! That glue is hot and has heated up your metal. Let the glue sit and harden and there you have it. Your guys favorite beverage on a cufflink.

Mini Man Can-dles

I have a little secret diva’s. Men like candles. Dorks, jocks, gents they all love candles! They like it when you light them, they like to light them (in secret) so let’s make something they can be proud about.

 

Best Presentation:

Dim the lights, light your candles and give him his real gift. Enjoy!

 

Materials:

Soda or Beer Can

Scissors

Hot Glue Gun

Glue Sticks

Tea Light Candles (man friendly scents vanilla, chocolate, mocha, caramel, coffee or you can add your own flavored oils. There are also some alcohol flavored candles )

Step 1

Cut off the top and bottom of your can.

Step 2

Cut down the side of your can so you  can lay it flat. Measure around the tea light candle and cut a slightly larger piece of the can.

Step 3

Trace the bottom of a tea light candle onto the excess can and cut out.

Step 4

Use sand paper on the cut out round part (this will be the bottom of your candle holder) and the edges that need to get glue together.

Step 5

Curve the large piece of can that was measured around the tea light candle and glue. Glue the circle bottom piece.

Step 6

Drop your tea light candle into the bottom your candle holder and light.

 

Nothing says thoughtfulness than a custom created gift for your loved one.  These gifts last long and create impressions for years to come.

For more custom gift ideas visit Enovia online at AccessoryRemix.com.

D&D Holiday Gift Guide: Stocking Stuffer Gifts Under $10

December 9th, 2011 by Christen

With holiday shopping in full swing, finding the right stocking stuffer is just as important as landing that “major” gift under the tree. Depending on how many stockings you have to fill, this stocking stuffer gift guide is filled with our top ten gifts for under $10 — sure to fit anyone’s gift-giving budget.

1. Jeweled 4GB Flash Drive

For the Digital Diva in your life, this jeweled 4GB flash drive is compact enough for your purse, but flashy enough to keep on a keychain and perfect for the digital diva on the go! Just under $6 this gift is the perfect petit stocking stuffer for friends, family and more!

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2. The Spinbrush Globrush

The Spinbrush Globrush is the newest, coolest option in brushing that will light up your brushing routine! This battery powered toothbrush features a two-minute timed light that changes between red and green every 30-seconds, signaling when to switch to another quadrant of the mouth to ensure a proper full two-minutes of brushing. Perfect to kids ages 8 & up – for only $8.99 this brush is affordable, fun and a cool tech gift that is sure to get daily use!

3. Ikea Ordning Stainless Steel Timer

Ikea Ordning Stainless Steel Timer is leek and petite, and makes a great elegant gift for not a lot of dough. At only $5.99 it is perfect for a baker, and fits in easily with any decor.

4. Ultimate 5-in-1 Geek Pen

This high tech gadget has enough bells and whistles to make most geeks drool. Twist the shaft one way and you get a ballpoint pen, twist it the other way and you get a stylus tip for stylusing stuff. Press the top button to turn on the laser pointer, press the bottom button to cycle through the flashlight and UV light. The flashlight even comes on a flexible shaft for precision aiming and priced at $9.99 you can’t beat it.

5. Designer Anna Sui – Rose Mirror

Bring the designer looks, without the designer price to your holiday season with this stylish vanity mirror. Priced under $10 at Amazon.com this gift will have you asking “Mirror, Mirror on the wall, who’s the thriftiest shopper of them all!”

6. Houndstooth Square Shawl

Stylish and versatile, this houndstooth scarf has it all. Great quality and even greater price! Available in a variety of colors and starting at $6.99 – Who says fashion accessories can’t be stocking stuffers too!

7. iCloths

Practical and reusable, the i-cloths help make the most your screen time by gently cleaning the surface of an iPad®, e-reader, computer monitor, camera or smart phone. It removes fingerprints and dust so your screen is easy to read and use. Plus, it folds into a self-pouch so it’s convenient to carry with you. For under $5 this makes a neat gift for the gadget lover on your list.

8. Coby 1.5-Inch LCD Photo Keychain

The Coby 1.5-Inch Digital TFT LCD Photo Keychainis great and less than $10. This keychain has a 1.5in LCD that has full color capability. It stores over 60 photographs and support JPEG, GIF, and BMP image files.

9. Pink Hello Kitty Flash Drive

For the girlie techies in your life, this gift is sure to be a hit. This 4GB Flash drive in the likeness of the beloved Hello Kitty character is sure to showcase a girl’s style, while increasing her digital storage and just under $10 makes the perfect techie gift!

10. iPhone 4 Leopard Czech Rhinestone Case Cover
For the diva in all of us. Why not treat yourself to a little ‘bling’ this holiday season, by grabbing this rhinestone case for a stocking of your own. At just under $9 – this little gift to yourself or a well-deserving friend provides the gift of style that keeps on giving all year long!

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