With the winter holidaysright around the corner, we’re carefully putting together lists of gifts for every person in your life. Whether you’re shopping for the total tech-nerd or the completely technologically challenged, follow our guide to gifting technology during the upcoming holiday season.
Grovemade Walnut Laptop Stand
Crafted with layers of premium walnut wood, this ergonomic laptop stand from Grovemade is the perfect accessory for the hunchbacked tech-junkie in your life. The stainless steel bar is lined with a luxurious strip of vegetable-tanned leather, securing a laptop or tablet.
The Walnut Laptop Stand can be purchased through Grovemade, and retails for $139
The Olloclip 4-in-1 Lens
If the aspiring photographer in your life isn’t quite ready for a fancy DSLR camera, consider getting them the Olloclip 4-in-1 iPhone lens. With two macro, a fisheye, and a wide-angle lens, this versatile attachment weighs less than an ounce, and is equipped to work with the iPhone 6 and 6s, in the regular and plus models.
The 4-in-1 lens can be purchased through Olloclip, and retails for $80.
The Cord Taco
For the tech-junkie who could use a little bit of help in the organizational department, check out the Cord Taco from This is Ground. Constructed with premium leather, and a metal snap, it’ll keep any stray cords in check.
The Cord Taco Supreme 6-Pack can be purchased from This is Ground, and retails for $35.
Picking out art is one of our favorite parts of any home redesign. And switching out the art in a room is a great way to refresh your space. The E02 from Electric Objects is a digital frame that allows you to swap out images from your smartphone, so your home art can be refreshed to fit your mood at a moment’s notice.
The E02 can be purchased from Electric Objects, and retails for $299.
The Art Speaker
A compact, slim, and handsome piece of stereo, the Art Speaker from Tivoli Audio is a great gift for anyone who wants a high-quality sonic experience that will seamlessly blend into any space. As their website says, “No sounds was sacrificed in the design of the Art Speaker.”
The Art Speaker can be purchased from Tivoli Audio, and retails for $250.
Native Union iPhone Dock
A luxurious and durable alternative to the standard white charger, the Marble iPhone Dock from Native Union is a wonderful addition to any bedside table or desk.
The Marble iPhone Dock can be purchased from Native Union, and retails for $129.
The Cube Projector
For the aspiring movie-buff who lacks a home theater, consider gifting the Cube Projector from Rif6. This rubik’s cube-sized projector connects to your mobile device or smartphone and projects a high-quality image anywhere you go.
The Cube Projector can be purchased from Rif6, and retails for $300.
If you’ve already incorporated Google’s Chromecast device into your home, then you’re familiar with the convenience that comes with being able to play videos on your television from any mobile device or computer. Chromecast Audio is the same concept, but with speakers. You can play music from any mobile device or computer, and stream it directly to the speakers of your choice.
Chromecast Audio is available through Google, and is on sale for $25 through December 24th.
Montblanc Augmented Paper
If your intended recipient likes to occasionally take notes the old fashioned way, consider gifting them Montblanc’s Augmented Paper. Anytime you write anything down on a pad encased in this leather envelope, it’ll copy and transcribe your notes to a nearby digital source, letting your thoughts blend seamlessly between digital and analog.
Augmented Paper can be purchased from Montblanc, and retails for $725.