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.
Digital Laser Infrared Thermometer
Just saw Alton Brown extol the virtues of one of these on his Food Network show Good Eats. Great for cooking, baking and BBQ-ing. Currently only $14.
Elk Bobber Gloves
Carefully handcrafted elk hide gloves from Iron & Resin. Currently on sale for 35% off.
The shoe company’s “Rediscover America” shoe sale ends tonight. It’s a good chance to can grab great dress shoes like these cap-toe Oxfords for just $245 (normally $395).
Airblock Starter Drone
A modular drone that you can modify and program to your (or your kid’s) content. Just launched on Kickstarter, there’s still a few available for $99.
Hautelook has a rare 50% off sale on the already affordable (and really nice-looking) Shinola timepieces. Ends Wednesday morning, so act fast.
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