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Today in Gear: September 18, 2017

Wireless running earbuds, new Danner boots, an aluminum laptop stand and much more.

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Today’s Gear


What’s New, Now


Helly Hansen HH Pile Fleece

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Over the course of its 140-year-long life, Helly Hansen has come to be known as a maker of some of the world’s finest high-performance sportswear and workwear. This year, in celebration of its 140-year anniversary, the company is bringing back one of its most classic garments: the HH Pile Fleece. It is virtually identical to the 1961 original, but with softer, lighter fleece. And the HH Pile Fleece isn’t Helly Hansen’s only commemoration of its roots — the 140 Heritage Collection contains rain jackets, baselayers, hats and more.

Buy Now: $150

Danner 917 Series Boots

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Danner earned its stripes in forests and mountains and deserts. Lately, however, the Oregon-based company has been venturing deeper and deeper into urban jungles, building boots that are better suited snowy sidewalks than for dirt trails. That is the essence of the 917 Series.

Buy Now: $220+

Schoolhouse Electric Allegheny Indoor/Outdoor LED Sconce

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The ’70s called. It’s super jealous of your butterscotch-colored wall lamp. Where’d you get it?

Buy Now: $229

Jaybird RUN True Wireless Sport Headphones

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Jaybird’s first foray into true wireless technology — no wires of any sort, just individual Bluetooth-enabled earbuds.

Buy Now: $179

L.L.Bean Flannel-Lined Sweatshirt

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The only words in the English language more autumnal than “Flannel-Lined Sweatshirt” are “pumpkin-spiced apple cider on Football Sunday.”

Buy Now: $79

Satechi Universal Vertical Aluminum Laptop Stand

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An elegant aluminum stand that’ll hold laptops of nearly every shape and size. (Apple fans, in particular, will love the Space Gray color.)

Buy Now: $45

Gear Patrol Field Guide: American Craft Beer

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From the Gear Patrol Store: Introducing your favorite new printed thing. What ever happened to the humble field guide — that thumb-able, spiral-bound companion we kept nearby as a quick go-to resource for our latest obsession? Ah yes, Google. We’re not here to refute the speed of a search engine, but damn if we don’t love a great thing to hold and reference. That said, we’re pleased to introduce you to our latest creation, Gear Patrol Field Guides.

Buy Now: $9

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How to save on Hydro Flask tumblers, Tumi luggage and a Frank and Oak shirt.

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• Burberry’s cashmere scarfs are highly sought after. And right now, you can get one for $150 off.
• Snow Peak’s new Campfield Futon will elevate any ordinary campsite into a full-on glamping set-up.

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