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The James Brand

Today in Gear is our daily roundup of all the latest product announcements, drops and deals. Comments or concerns? We’d love to hear from you at tig@gearpatrol.com.

Master & Dynamic's New Noise-Canceling Wireless Earbuds Stun and Impress
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Tucker Bowe

Master & Dynamic just announced the MW08, its most advanced pair of wireless earbuds ever. We took them for a test ride.

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16 Things You Need for Your First Post-Pandemic Vacation
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Away

It's been a year and odds are high that you are forgetting something. We're here to help.

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Omega Just Revamped Its Seamaster 300 Dive Watch
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Omega

The classic from 1957 gets a new dial, a Master Chronometer-certified movement — and more.

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The Best Desk Under $200 Is a Dead-Simple Ikea Hack
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You can buy something rickety on Wayfair — or you can follow the advice of teenagers on TikTok and mommy bloggers, who are both streets ahead, on the path to a better (and cheaper) home office.

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This Vintage Land Rover Defender Is Also Your Dream Camper
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Osprey Custom Cars

Osprey Custom Cars is selling a modified Land Rover Defender camper that's ready to go overlanding.

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What Will Apple Announce at Its Next Event? Here's What We Could See
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Apple

Apple typically hosts a big event every March, where it announces new products. Here are some things that could show up.

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The Best Indoor Garden Kits to Turn Your Home Into a Greenhouse
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Today’s best indoor gardens practically grow themselves (and look good, too).

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Bentley's New Continental GT Speed Is the Gran Turismo for Drift Mavens
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Bentley

Want a big luxury coupe that's happy to get slideways? Meet your new dream car.

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The Best Aviator Sunglasses for Men
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From Ray-Ban, Randolph Engineering, Jacques Marie Mage and more.

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Think You Know What That Small Pocket on Your Jeans Is For? You’re Probably Wrong
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Henry Phillips

The jeans you’re wearing right now have a curious feature you might have wondered about.

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Bourbon-Infused Cigars and 8 More Home and Design Releases
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Cigars and whiskey have always been a perfect pair.

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This Is Our Best Look Yet at the New Nissan 400Z
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@nissanarabia

Leaked photos and video reveal what appears to be the production-ready Nissan 400Z sports car.

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The Vintage T-Shirt Market Is Booming. Here's Why
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Grand Street Local

Old is gold.

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Do Your Boots Have Speed Hooks? Here's How They're Meant to Be Used
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Chase Pellerin

This technique is jaw-droppingly fast.

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What's a Barlow Knife? Here's a Perfect (New) Example from The James Brand
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The James Brand

George Washington, Abe Lincoln and Mark Twain would have recognized a Barlow knife. It's time you rocked one.

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The Best Cars (New and Used Alike) You Can Buy for Less Than $20,000
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VW

$20K isn't a lot to spend, but you can still find some decent values — especially if you're willing to consider a sedan.

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Spring Clean Your Fitness Routine with These 13 New Things
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A signature tennis racquet, a sugarcane-based recovery shoe, lots of running apparel and more.

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How Switzerland (Almost) Won the Quartz Race
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Hodinkee Shop

Rolex, Patek Philippe and others competed neck-in-neck with Seiko in the race to develop the ultimate battery-powered movement.

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5 To-Do List Apps to Help You Be Productive in 2021
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Any.do

A to-do list app can help you plan out your day by reminding you to knock out one task or chore at a time.

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The 2021 VW ID.4 Is the Beta Version of Volkswagen's Future
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Will Sabel Courtney

VW's first electric crossover excels in many ways, but a few pieces still feel half-baked.

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