Gear | December 5, 2016 9:00 am

Kind of a Big Deal: December 5th

Today in deals: Bluetooth earbuds, dress shoes, cocktail kits

By The Editors

Welcome to Kind of a Big Deal, a daily roundup of great sales on the brands and items you love (tech, shoes, style, travel, etc.), as well as great new products. Please note: Deals are subject to change at the whim of the merchants mentioned.

Garrett Leight Lincoln 48
Inspired by the 1950s, these glasses feature brandy tortoise frames and antique gold accents. Old-school prices, too: These are currently 40% off.

Woolkrafts KROSS Throw Blanket
Made from 100% merino wool. Cozy. Currently 40% off.

JayBird Freedom Bluetooth Earbuds
These buds have a built-in microphone and are guaranteed to stay put in your ears. Currently on sale for $37 (marked down from $100).

Premium Old Fashioned Set
All the ingredients (sans the bourbon/rye) for the world’s best cocktail: muddler, sugar cubes, tumbler, bitters, ice tray and cherries. Now $99, down from $116.

Valencia Wholecut Oxfords by Beckett Simonon
Our favorite direct-to-consumer footwear brand, which updates their stock each month, just launched their December collection. A highlight: the Valenica, crafted from a single piece of Italian full grain leather. Just $199, or over half off what you’d spend on a similar shoe at retail.

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