Category: Geek Gifts (page 1 of 1)

21 Chemistry Gifts for Science Nerds, Teachers, and Chemists

Today we’re going to be sharing our favorite 21 chemistry gifts for science nerds, teachers and chemists.

Maybe you have or know a dedicated science teacher whose birthday is coming up.

Or perhaps your loved one is a chemist or chemical engineer who will be retiring soon.

Or maybe you even have a certified obsessed science nerd in your life – we’ll call them an “academic” – for whom you need to find a one-of-a-kind gift… something that they don’t already have!

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I Hate Reading Books: 10 Books for Book Haters

“I hate reading books.”

While us bibliophiles don’t quite understand them, there are people out there on our big, green planet that don’t *GASP* read books.

It’s true. I feel like a public service announcement, or a Very Special Episode of a Back-to-School Movie *the more you knowwwwww*, but here’s a fact to make you sob a little:

33% of people NEVER read another book after high school.

Never.

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These Nostalgic 90s Toys Are Perfect Stocking Stuffers

If you’re a child of the 90s, this will be a trip down memory lane. Why not share it with your kids on Christmas morning? (Or your nieces and nephews, friends’ kids, etc…) No one should be deprived of the joys of Gak. Or Yak Bak.

Stock their stuffings with some great 1990s toys. You can spend some quality time with your littles, showing them how to properly feed your Tomagotchi pet or throw down that slammer so the pogs flip perfectly every time.

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Game Room Decor: 25 Ways to Level Up Your Game Room

If you’re looking for ways to “level up” your game room decor, you’ve come to the right place.

Or maybe you want to give a gift that takes the recipient’s game room to the next level. Either way, we have you covered.

These 25+ creative game room decor accents are awesome gifts for the whole family…. especially grownups.

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21 History Buff Gift Ideas, By A History Geek

I’ll admit it – I’m a history geek. And these history buff gift ideas are exciting to me.

Note I don’t say I’m a history buff, because I forget at least half of what I read. But I’m happy to confess that I really enjoy history, whether it’s reading a biography that could double as a paperweight, watching a costume drama set in a bygone era, or playing a history trivia game.

So I think I might have an inside scoop on some great gift ideas for history enthusiasts if you’re in need of a few suggestions.

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14 Trendy Hashtag Gifts

Hashtag gifts are a great way to communicate that you are either hip and #trendy or hipster and #ironic. Whatever the case may be, and whatever your hashtag of choice may be, you’ll find the perfect hashtag gifts here. Just remember, #yolo.

1. #cheers Hashtag Gift Pilsners

Hashtag Gift Ideas

Set of four hand-blown glass beer pilsners, laser engraved in modern typography with #cheers. The perfect gift for #bottomsup.

2. #ipicku Hashtag Guitar Pick

Hashtag Gift Ideas

Copper guitar pick, punched with the hashtag #ipicku.

3. #taken Hashtag Gift Bracelet

Hashtag Gift

Here’s your #hashtag gift for your significant other, so that they can let the world know they’re off the market. Let them know she’s #taken.

4. #bridesmaid Hashtag Flask

Custom Hashtag Gift Idea

Colorful #hashtag flask available in seven bright colors and custom engraved with a hashtag symbol followed by up to 12 characters. Colorful hashtag gifts for your #bridesmaids.

5. #askyourfather Coffee Mug Hashtag Gift for Mom

#askyourfather mug

When Mom’s taking a brief respite and drinking some coffee or tea, the answer is always, “Go ask your father.” Get this fun hashtag coffee mug for #mothersday.

6. #hashtag Beanie

Hashtag Gift Beanie

A cool beanie like this helps you get the hashtags started, and once you get started you’ll #neverlookback.

7. #hashtag Chalkboard

Hashtag Gifts

Chalk up a daily trend on your chalkboard, one of the niftiest hashtag gifts out there because it allows you to keep up on what’s hot. #dailyawesome.

8. #swag Baby Onesie

Hashtag Gifts for Baby

“I need a hashtag for my swag.” Thus says the baby’s onesie. Looking for hashtag gifts for a baby shower? Try this #swag.

9. #state Art Prints Hashtag Gifts

Hashtag Gifts for your state

Pick your #state and live in your own trending hashtag with these art prints. Every state in the union is available, including #texas.

10. #thoughts Moleskin Journal Hashtag Gift

Hashtag Gifts: Journal

Can’t keep up with your trending #thoughts? Write them down in this moleskin journal. Get one for yourself and for your introspective #friends.

11. #custom Hashtag Pilsner Set

Custom Hashtag Gifts

This set of four hand-blown glass pilsners will be a well-used hashtag gift to help ensure that your favorite beverage is always trending: #beer.

12. #hakuna matata Instagram Style Art Print

Hashtag Gifts

If you and your friends grew up watching the Lion King, then this Instagram-style print will be a fun gift. If #hakuna matata isn’t the right hashtag, try #carpe diem or #boba fett or #pwned or…

13. #justsayin Pillow

Hashtag Gifts

Next time you’re sitting on the couch with your bestie, trying to make a point without ruffling too many feathers, say it and toss this pillow at them. #justsayin.

14. #hashtag Earrings

Hashtag Gifts

These earrings are ideal if you’re looking for hashtag gifts which will let a girl know that what’s between the hashtags is trending. #cute.

Or were you looking for that other awesome typography symbol?

13 Insanely Fun Wolverine Gift Ideas

Looking for Wolverine gift ideas? With The Wolverine being released into theaters today, now is the time to stock up on some fresh X-Men gear, especially if you are looking for unique gifts to give to a comic fan in your life. And just to keep things fun, we’ll throw in some Wolverine-themed trivia tidbits along the way.

1. Wolverine Jacket

Jacket worn by Wolverine

Vintage style distressed jacket with orange stripes, designed and made by hand to look like the jacket worn by Wolverine in the X-Men films.

Did you know: The Wolverine (2013) is Hugh Jackman’s 6th time portraying “Logan” aka Wolverine.

2. Wolverine Claw Earrings

Wolverine Earrings

Logan’s adamantium claws dangle from the X-Men symbol… a perfect accessory for attending the premiere of your favorite X-Men’s latest film.

3. Wolverine iPhone Case

Vintage Wolverine Phone Cover

In classic 1970’s comic book style, this brightly colored iPhone case features Wolverine beckoning menacingly with one hand while brandishing his claw with the other.

Did you know: Wolverine’s real name, revealed deep into the comic series, is James Howlett.

4. Wolverine Coffee Mug

Wolverine Yellow Mug

You certainly won’t lose sight of your coffee with this vibrant yellow coffee mug, featuring Wolverine in his original yellow-and-blue costume. One of the best Wolverine gift ideas for a coffee drinker.

5. Wolverine Silhouette T-Shirt

Wolverine T-Shirt

This simple silhouette t-shirt has 3 elements: Logan’s famous hairdo, a cigar stub hanging out of his mouth, and crossed adamantium claws. Simple, yet unmistakable.

Did you know: Thomas Logan is actually the name of one of the men who killed Wolverine’s father.

6. Wolverine Flip Flops

Wolverine Gift Ideas

There probably aren’t many non-tshirt Wolverine gift ideas you can wear to the beach, so these sandals will be a welcome addition to any geek’s summer wardrobe.

7. X-Men Movie Trilogy

X-Men Movie Trilogy

If they don’t already have it, what could be a better gift idea than all 332 minutes of the original X-Men movie trilogy? The answer, of course, is nothing.

Did you know: Wolverine’s first appearance in the Marvel Comic universe was in a 1974 Incredible Hulk comic. 

8. Wolverine Origins Adamantium Claws

Wolverine Adamantium Claws

9. Wolverine Origins Bone Claws

Wolverine Claws

Pick your favorite Wolverine costume accessory: Adamantium or Bone claws. These are great additions to any X-Men nerd’s Halloween costume collection.

Did you know: In addition to his animal-like retractable claws, Wolverine has many of the senses of an animal, including keen hearing and smell.

10. Wolverine Beanie

Wolverine Skull Cap

Mask yourself like your hero while keeping quite warm and toasty with this fun beanie.

11. Wolverine Microbrew Label

Logan's Canadian Lager

Do you think Logan would put his seal of approval on your home brew? Test your luck with this microbrew label sticker, which reads: “Logan’s Canadian Lager – Mutant Since 1845”.

Did you know: In one scene in 2009’s  a black vintage Mercedes Benz can be spotted moving around. This was the vehicle Charles Xavier and Erik Lensherr used in the beginning of X-Men: The Last Stand

12. Wolverine (& Friends) Brownie Pan

Marvel Comics Brownie Pan

Wolverine joins the Incredible Hulk, Thor, Spiderman, Captain America, and Iron Man for dessert.

13. Mutant & Proud T-Shirt

Mutant & Proud

Show off some mutant pride with this double helix DNA “Mutant & Proud” blue t-shirt.

Did you know: Wolverine has a son with similar abilities (retractable claws, healing factor, etc) name Daken, who becomes a supervillan in the Marvel Comics universe. Do you sense another X-Men movie coming…??