Category: Gifts for geeks

Save the world? Sure, let me just put on my superhero pants.

Plagued by superhero day dreams? Get your secret superhero fix with these awesome accessories the girls over at gurl have found for us. Batman bras, Wonderwoman knickers and Spiderman cami sets, anyone? We say, yes, please! It’s just the right kind of stuff to give us a piece of the action but keep it skin…



Get it in ink

Wacom’s Inkling pen is the perfect post-christmas present to yourself if you have fond memories of drawing doodles in class and showing them off. As adults, fewer people appreciate our doodled masterpieces, but there is hope for those wanting to transform overnight from a doodler into a (commercially paid) artist/graphic designer. You can doodle your…



Hold that thought!

This is what the world needs. A notepad. For the shower. Waterproof. Because we all know what it’s like to have the best ideas in the shower and I, for one, cannot even count the times I thought of something I desperately needed to remember while showering, only to find I’d forgotten it as soon…



The geeky girl’s Xmas gift guide, part 2: Kitchen Goddess

Christmas is drawing nearer, it’s freezing out there…about time for the second round of our gift guide! We love our food, and some of us love to make it too, so this part is all about things that will look shiny under the tree and also add some awesome points to a lucky person’s kitchen….



Na na na na na na na na na na na na BATMAAAAAAAAAAN!

Ok, now how awesome is this?! You can be all snug and comfy on the sofa and still feel like a superhero. Just throw on this Slanket-inspired blanket which comes with sleeves, allowing you to carry out vital missions such as changing the channel or eating cake while staying nice and warm. Amazon doesn’t actually…



Leaping through literature. Literally.

It’s the first of December: no longer can the daunting prospect of Christmas shopping be reasonably ignored. And like any good geek girl, I do this entirely online, which inevitably results in finding more things for myself than any (un)deserving friends or family. This year is no different. Behold the essential gift for any Portal…



The geeky girl’s Xmas gift guide, part 1: Office Santa

December is nearly upon us, it’s finally cold enough to get that wintery feeling (over here in the UK anyway), and it’s time to start worrying about all those Christmas gifts we have to buy. To make life a bit easier – or at least offer some inspiration for your next virtual shopping trip –…