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Vintage license plates have a way of classing up a joint. Put them in your garage and pretend like you worked on/owned Eleanor. Hang em on the wall in your dorm room or office and, well, pretend like you worked on/owned Eleanor. We’re convinced that gasoline is part of male genetics, but even if you aren’t a “car guy” you can still appreciate the history and vintage of a good license plate. W. Holman upcycles old vintage license plates into bowls and then sells them on Etsy. Along with gasoline in the blood stream, men have a certain knack for repurposing things to suit their needs. If you don’t need a fruit bowl, use it elsewhere. One by the door for keys. One in the bathroom for bathroom stuff. One in the bedroom for… you get the idea. They won’t run a 10 sec quarter mile, but they look just as good.

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AirPods, Apple’s popular wireless headphones, get a fresh look thanks to BlackPods, a company that paints real Apple AirPods using a proprietary painting and finishing process. Available in matte black, space gray or high-gloss black finish, each pair is hand-finished and tested. Whether you’re sending in yours or ordering new, combining the flexibility of wireless headphones with the sleek and luxurious BlackPods look will make plain old white AirPods seem boring by comparison. Better yet, BlackPods gives you $30 off your order by joining their e-mail list. It’s time to upgrade.