September 19, 2019
Today’s Best Deals: A Device That Won’t Let Injuries Stop You, Target’s Furniture is on Deep Discount & More
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If you plan on getting outside this Autumn on the trail, for some team sports or even if you’re just active in the kitchen, it is good insurance to have ZipStitch nearby. ZipStitch’s innovative laceration kit lets you treat minor cuts with Emergency Room technology when you can’t get to an ER to get stitched up. It’s the most advanced wound closure device available without your doctor’s involvement — better than butterfly bandages and strips. All you have to do is place the ZipStitch over your wound with its strong adhesive — designed to last two weeks — and pull the four zip-ties designed to close the wound. With the ZipStitch you can continue your outdoor activities with less interruption and avoid the hassle and out-of-pocket costs of going to the emergency room. Right now you can get 10% off your order from ZipStitch with the code Gear10
ThermoWorks Silicone Spatula
Save 40%: ThermoWorks’ 100 percent silicone spatulas are better than metal spatulas for a number of reasons, but the most obvious one is the most impactful: it’s flexible. This is especially useful when attempting to dislodge eggs, pancakes, pie or cornbread from what they naturally want to stick to. Silicone spatulas also happen to be much easier to clean than metal ones and, because they don’t have any sharp edges, they can’t scratch cookware or mixing bowls.
Today you can cop best silicone spatula there is for $6 instead of its regular $10.
— Will Price
Target Furniture Collections
Save Up to 50%: Where the hunt for affordable home furnishings was once restricted to the blue Swedish giant, Target has become a viable alternative. And to say farewell to summer, Target is running an enormous clearance sale on a wide selection of its furniture.
The retailer stocks a number of furniture collections ranging from its mid-century modern Project 62 line to its minimalist Made by Design range. The sale includes all the basics needed to outfit your home, including dining tables, coffee tables, sofas and armchairs. Check availability for in-store pickup to bypass the significant shipping fees tagged onto larger orders. — Tyler Chin
Outdoors and Fitness
Save $2: All the bells and whistles available on modern bicycles can make working on them seem rather daunting. But the reality is that you can do a lot of adjustments and fixes yourself if you have the proper tools — and you don’t need to strap some massive toolkit to your bike, either. The Crankbrothers M5, on sale at Amazon right now for just 11 bucks, has many of them covered.
Granted, you won’t be able to fix a flat or replace a chain with this gadget, but the included Philips #2 screwdriver and #3, 4, 5 and 6 hex wrenches are all you need to change your seat height, adjust your brakes, tighten up your headset, attach bells and lights or add a bottle cage. Plus, it weighs less than 3 ounces, making it easy to slip in your pocket or bike bag and forget all about it till someone on your ride has a hangup and you get to play hero. — Steve Mazzucchi
Nike Air Max Sneakers
Save 42%:Now’s the perfect time to pick up a new pair of sneakers for fall. Currently at Nordstrom Rack, you can save 42 percent on a pair of Nike Air Max kicks. That means the classic style is just $65 while supplies last, so don’t wait — these will be gone before you know it. — John Zientek
Apple AirPods (2019)
Save Up to $30: Looking for AirPod deals? You’re in luck. Amazon is selling the newest AirPods with or without the new wireless charging case at pretty steep discounts right now. If you want the wireless charging case, Amazon is selling those AirPods for $169, which is $30 cheaper than what Apple is charging for them. If you don’t care about the wireless charging case, Amazon is selling these normally $159 AirPods for roughly $15 off. — Tucker Bowe
Seiko Prospex and Presage Watches
Save 20%: Hear ye, hear ye — a bunch of Seiko watches are on sale! Automatic ones! Diver ones! An all-black one! If you’re the type of person who hates paying full price for already-affordable, well made Japanese watches, then this is the sale for you. Take 20% off tons of great Seiko watches today from Macy’s, including entries from the Prospex and Presage collections. — Oren Hartov