Geek accessories archive

  • FreedMan Chair wins British Design of the Year title
    Gadgets

    FreedMan Chair wins British Design of the Year title

    By 24 October 2011

    Are you sitting comfortably? Probably not, as you're not likely to be perched on the revolutionary new FreedMan Chair, which has just scooped the British Design of the Year award from the British Invention Society. Designed by osteopath Simon Freedman,...

  • Christmas wreath gets techy makeover
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    Christmas wreath gets techy makeover

    By 15 December 2010

    When it comes to Christmas decorations everyone has a favourite; it could be the tinsel on the tree, or possibly a festive paper chain, whilst for the randy amongst us you can't beat a good sprig of mistletoe. However Pocket-lint has always thought the...

  • Project your love... with your wedding ring
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    Project your love... with your wedding ring

    By 21 July 2010

    Who said that tech couldn't be romantic? No-one probably, it would be an odd thing to say - but they aren't two words that exactly inhabit similar lexicons. But old romantic Luke Jerram thought that he could combine his sensitive side, with his tech love,...

  • Wee Wiimote keyring available
    Gaming

    Wee Wiimote keyring available

    By 30 January 2008

    Show your love of all things Wii by sporting this $8 keyring. It won't do anything, but it's 3-inches long! And it looks just like a Wiimote! You know you want one...

  • Senz Stealth umbrella available from Firebox
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    Senz Stealth umbrella available from Firebox

    By 28 November 2007

    Quite simply, the umbrella for geeks. Use science to your advantage with the Senz's asymmetrical, self-positioning shape that means the wind simply flows over it and gives the user better visibility. The compact version, that's £24.99, can withstand...

  • Oakley Split Thump sunnies with built-in MP3 player launch
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    Oakley Split Thump sunnies with built-in MP3 player launch

    By 6 November 2007

    They're baaack! Oakley has launched a new version of its Thump sunglasses - this time called the Split. They may look like a normal pair of shades, but - oh no - these come with an MP3 player built-in so will free you from wires if you wanted to go for...

  • Prickie badge buttons for geeks
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    Prickie badge buttons for geeks

    By 30 October 2007

    This site rocks our geek world. Prickie offers literally thousands of badges - over 15,000 in fact. Needless to say among the cool designs are a fair few of interest to those of the geek persuasion. The site's also really fun to navigate, good-looking...

  • "Office Space" Box of Flair
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    "Office Space" Box of Flair

    By 25 October 2007

    With this little kit, you'll get fifteen flair buttons printed with sayings and designs from the movie for $8. Now Brian over there is sporting 37 pieces of flair...

  • Retro robots cufflinks want to invade your shirt sleeves
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    Retro robots cufflinks want to invade your shirt sleeves

    By 24 August 2007

    These little robots are enamelled and chrome-plated and cost just £13, link to online store below.

  • Transformers sweatbands available at Gamestation
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    Transformers sweatbands available at Gamestation

    By 23 August 2007

    These robotic-themed wristbands are £3.99 each and just perfect to absorb any excess moisture you may emit after a particularly energetic sesh on Transformers: The Game.

  • Pantone reference mugs for the perfect colour cuppa
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    Pantone reference mugs for the perfect colour cuppa

    By 23 August 2007

    Ditch the guesswork when it comes to the perfect brew with the My Cuppa Tea mug that offers a colour matching guide. The Pantone-esque shades offer visual matches with "milky", "classic British", "builder's brew" and "just tea". £7.50, link below.

  • Eau de Play-Doh fragrance launching soon
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    Eau de Play-Doh fragrance launching soon

    By 22 August 2007

    The Library Of Fragrance offer some pretty random smells to replace your posh parfums. This coming-soon collection features some peculiar Eau de Toilettes including: • Play-Doh • Baby Powder • Scottish Short Bread • Sex On The Beach • Snow •...