Why We Love Geeky Glasses

When Buddy Holly finally conceded to glasses, his vision was already 20-800. He had tried some of the earliest contact lenses. They became unbearable after about 10 minutes. So he got glasses. His first frames had thick plastic at the top, with a thinner, less obtrusive metal frame for the bottom half. » 2/10/12 12:00pm 2/10/12 12:00pm

Wear Your Geekiness on Your Wrist with These Circuit Board Watches

If you're proud of your nerdom—and you should be!—these retro-electric Click Watches are the perfect watch for you. It's like having a circuit board on your wrist, a geek flag, a hacking bandana. You. Like. Computers. » 9/21/11 10:29am 9/21/11 10:29am

The Ultimate Board Game Table Makes Playing D&D Serious Business

Back before you young whippersnappers had your video games, game geeks played board games. You know, with physical pieces and paper for keeping score? And Geek Chic makes incredible custom tables for people still into those old-school games. » 4/06/10 7:00pm 4/06/10 7:00pm

His and Hers Binary Button-Downs Fuse Subtle Geek With Work Wardrobe…

These dry-clean only shirts from Rhombuswear are, perhaps, the perfect "next step" for geeks looking to spruce up their wardrobe with a few articles that aren't open source project-branded polo shirts. From a distance, they're all business. But get close, and the little 1's and 0's start to take shape. Or Iowa test… » 6/28/08 8:00pm 6/28/08 8:00pm

Ray Gun Wallet, For Future Spending

Fact : Guns from the future belong on your person. And this ray gun wallet is the best way to score pocketable space weapons for at least the next decade or so. Handmade by sandwiching the geek chic design along with Japanese newspaper clippings between vinyl, the wallet won't look like a laser-firing galactic dildo,… » 12/02/07 6:00pm 12/02/07 6:00pm

Skull PCB Bracelet Brings Back High School Memories

A Livejournal user with the lovely moniker "vomitsaw" has crafted some equally lovely skull bracelets from copper printed circuit boards, which are etched by hand and sport AV plug fasteners. Apparently there's been enough interest in these very '80s ornaments to lure the goth/geek (geek/goth?) craftsman into the … » 9/17/07 8:54am 9/17/07 8:54am

Geek Chic: The Scope Watch

TokyoFlash brings you The Scope, an LCD display watch that achieves new levels of geeky-cool, but how difficult does time-telling have to be before it gets to be just goofy? » 5/01/06 8:49am 5/01/06 8:49am

Welcome All Your Geek Friends in Binary Code

Here's a companion piece to that custom-made Ascii carpet we showed you yesterday: it's a floor/doormat that gives your guests a cheery greeting of welcome encoded in binary. » 3/22/06 9:29am 3/22/06 9:29am