JUNE 18, 2020
Today in Gear: Why NATO Straps Are Designed the Way They Are, Why Whiskey Stones Suck & More
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We took a deeper look at NATO straps to find out exactly why these fun and affordable watch accessories are designed the way they are.
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Limited-edition, vegan men's shoes.
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Mercedes-AMG's fire-breathing, tire-shredding wagon receives a timely update.
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Naglev Unico Hiker
Save 30%: The Unico’s upper is made of one single piece of Kevlar fabric, and its inside is lined with a sock-like wool liner. This construction creates a remarkably durable shoe that’s unexpectedly comfortable, and entirely unique.
Yeti Rambler 26oz Bottle
Save 33%: Snag one of the best insulated bottles available, and check out more than 30 other awesome deals on summer gear while you’re at it.
Best Style Deals of the Week
Save 70%: All the best summer style deals, from breezy linen button-ups to perfectly-cut chinos and more. Check out the full list here.
Save ~20%+: A range of top smartwatch brands are offering some of their most attractive models discounted at Macy’s.
10 More Deals Not to Miss
Save Big: On any given day there is an endless onslaught of great deals on the internet. We highlight the best, but there are always some that just don’t find their way to our site. Rather than let them slip by, we’ve rounded them up here for you..