9 Geeky Robot-Themed Products You Need in Your Future
Calling all robot lovers: It's easier than ever to show your passion for all things 'bot at home, at work, or just walking down the street. Go ahead, treat yourself to one (or all) of these shiny and new robot-themed products.
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1. Schylling Metallic Robot Coin Bank
Use this shiny porcelain money bank to save up for a real robot of your own. It's 10 inches tall, so there's plenty of room for all those pennies.
Find it on Amazon for $23 and at these other retailers:
2. Betsey Johnson Kiss and Tell Robot Crossbody Bucket Purse
Futuristic fashionistas will love this faux-leather robot bag from Betsey Johnson featuring a studded 'bot with a big heart. Johnson must love robots herself, because she also makes another robot-shaped crossbody purse in gold that features a big circuit board heart and beaded arms, as well as a flashy robot-themed coin purse.
Find it on Amazon for $81 and at these other retailers:
3. Build Your Own Robot Kit
Here's a no-brainer: If you love robots, the best gift to get yourself is the materials to make your own. This kit from UncommonGoods has all the pieces you need to build a little robot buddy. From there, you can whatever use materials you have lying around the house to improve upon your creation. As the product description suggests, "Upcycle any old piece of unused hardware or spare parts to build a friendly little robot, bursting with geeky, goofy personality—a little bit like its maker?"
Find it at UncommonGoods for $15.
4. Honey & Brie Design Mr. Robot Enamel Pin
This adorable robot has a big heart. Can you find room for him in yours?
Find it on Amazon for $10.
5. SUCK UK Tin Robot Lunch Box
Pack your lunch for a long day at the lab (or your coding class) inside this retro tin robot lunch box. It's the perfect size for a sandwich and some snacks.
Find it on Amazon for $20 or at these other retailers:
6. JWH Robot Pillow
Snuggle up with this plush pillow and dream of electric sheep.
Find it on Amazon for $13.
7. DowBier Mini Robot Portable Bluetooth Speaker
This teeny, adorable Bluetooth speaker boasts 10 hours of playback and comes with a lanyard so you can hang it anywhere you like. It's available in three colors: navy, white, and pink.
Find it on Amazon for $19.
8. Kikkerland Robot Tea Infuser and Drip Tray
The adjustable arms of this stainless steel infuser hang on tight to the lip of your mug while your tea is steeping. It also comes with a drip tray to keep things neat after you take your 'bot out.
Find it on Amazon for $12.
9. Tovolo Robot Pop Flexible Silicone Popsicle Molds
These silicone popsicle molds allow you to create four different robo-pops in your favorite flavors, with four unique robot-leg-shaped popsicle holders to complete the look. Everything is BPA-free and dishwasher safe for easy cleanup.
Find them for $9 on Amazon and at these other retailers: