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Next to “The Wheels on the Bus” and “Don’t Stop Believin’,” “99 Bottles of Beer” is one of the few songs that every man has in his repertoire. You take one down and pass it around, but then what? What happens to those ninety-nine bottles once they’ve been emptied of all their delicious nectar? Most of us would probably just recycle them, but not Lina Nenartonyte-Auste. Rather than simply disposing of the bottles, they get melted down and turned into the only coat hooks as unique as the objects they’re supposed to hold. Available in clear, brown or green, there’s a colored bottle of beer for everyone to put on their wall.

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[Shop]  You don’t need to be an international man of mystery for there to be value in the ability to pick a lock. Whether you have a penchant for forgetting your keys or just want to be there for friends and neighbors, learning to pick locks is a worthwhile skill. But that doesn’t mean you should go practicing on your front door; officers might not like that. Instead, get yourself this Lock Pick Training Kit, which includes a set of tools and a see-through padlock so you can watch what’s happening while you practice. Not only will you come to understand the inner workings of a lock, but you’ll gain the skills necessary to pick one with ease. And don’t worry, there are keys included in case you get frustrated.