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2019, apexurbangear, board room, classroom, gift, men, stereo, unisex, vinyl, vinyla, women -

Nothing feels quite the same as when you put on a winter coat you haven’t worn in months and find a crumpled $10 bill in the pocket. Suddenly, anything seems possible. You have $10 you didn’t know you had!   It's the same feeling when you find a great gift for yourself or a friend.  Huzzah!  This is a fun one for the retro audiophile.  A stereo turntable.   

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As part of a recent study on gender norms, University of Maryland sociologist Philip Cohen asked nearly 2,000 men and women a simple question: "What's your favorite color?" Blue turned out to be most popular across the board, followed by green for men and purple for women. The color preferences break down as follows: A sample of 1,974 men and women were asked whether they preferred purple, blue, green, yellow, orange, red, or pink. Credit: Phillip Cohen Family Inequality Cohen cautioned that he did not survey a random sample of the population, but rather a "convenience sample" of students, faculty...

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16-1546, 2019, color of the year, living coral, Pantone, peach, vitality, women -

This year's Pantone color of the year? Living Coral.   Living Coral, also known as Pantone 16-1546, is a warm, peachy orange with a life-affirming golden undertone. The color evokes vitality and buoyancy; the marine invertebrate get its vibrant tone from the tiny algae living on its surface.  There's just something about the color that feels earthbound and welcoming, optimistic and intimate.  You will see this color everywhere this year! 

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2019, apexurbangear, board room, classroom, courier, laptop, men, messenger bags, news, strap, travel, unisex, women -

Back in the day, a messenger bag was a exactly that – a bag used to carry postal messages. Although, nowadays, their purpose has undoubtedly changed from postal carrier to laptop bag, they remain loyal to the original design, with a long shoulder strap and secure fold over top giving them their trademark appearance. These days, messenger bags are as practical as they are stylish.  Whether they’re made from leather, canvas, cotton or something synthetic, messenger bags are strong and reliable, making them the go-to for people looking for a convenient way to carry their tech when they’re commuting or...

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