• Dec 08, 2015
  • by Jesse Chesley

Well, it's that time of year again. For the 3rd year in a row, Charlie Hustle has assembled the 12 best gifts the interweb has to offer, so we think. In the spirit of tradition, every staff curated gift comes in under $100, ensuring optimal gift-giving this holiday season. Are you having a tough time finding that special gift for that special someone? There is hope for you yet! The team of brilliant minds here at the Charlie Hustle Headquarters has done the research for you. In this ever-changing world it's important to know there's a yearly blog you can depend on to help you shop! The best part about it, you don't even have to leave the comfort of you own home. And please, don't forget to put us on your list as well. There's nothing like a super-soft vintage tee to ring in the new year and put a smile on someone's face. 


1. Jumbo Yard Dice - $50

Whether you're enjoying a family picnic, out on the beach, or just in the mood for some larger than life competition, this jumbo set of dice is perfect for bringing the family together. Each set comes in a rustic drawstring bag and includes the rules for four different dice games to get you started. Handmade in Minneapolis, MN.  

2. Ebbets Field Flannel Ballcaps - $44

In 1988, Ebbets owner, Jerry Cohen went on the search for an original, wool uniform which led him to a warehouse containing baseball flannel dating from the 40's. He bought in one bolt at a time and literally built a company on it. Ebbets shirts have been in movies such as "'42" the Jackie Robinson Story, as well as TV shows and plays.

3. Nostalgia Hot Dog Toaster - $20

Here is a fun way for guests of all ages to enjoy delicious hot dogs as well as a quick meal solution. This toaster makes 2 regular sized hot dogs and 2 hot dog buns just like making toast. Features include an adjustable heat control, removable hot dog basket, removable drip tray for easy clean-up and mini tongs.


4. World Series Commemorative Trophy - $100

Major League Baseball is alive with excitement as the Kansas City Royals™ celebrate their victory as 2015 World Series Champions™. Now, you can bring home the celebration with this 2015 World Series Champions Kansas City Royals commemorative trophy from The Bradford Exchange.

5. Wooden Baseball Game - $50

This game captures the thrill of America's pastime with homerun fun for family game night. Bring the thrill of America's favorite pastime home with this old-fashioned game that'll be a hit with family and friends.


6. Noke Bluetooth Padlock - $70

Who needs a key, when you have a phone! Noke is a padlock you unlock with your smartphone, eliminating the hassle and frustration of lost keys and forgotten combinations. Easily share access to your Noke with others via the Noke app. Track who, when and where Noke was used. 

7. DIY Smartphone Projector - $32

Turn your iPhone into a big screen projector! This retro projector accommodates any phone up to 3 x 5.5 inches. The projector will display your videos, photos, or text on the wall for anyone to see! Let the glass lens do all the work while you sit back and enjoy the show! 


8. Izola Laundry Bag - $42

If you ever find yourself carrying your dirty clothes in an ugly hamper, here’s a solution for you! Inspired from vintage naval aesthetics, these bags are constructed from a heavy-duty cotton/poly canvas that handles heavy loads. The bag doubles as a perfect gym bag, boat tote, or everyday duffel.

9. Southwest Gift Card - $100

Wanna get away? Give someone the vacation they deserve this holiday season! Fly to over 85 different destinations with no fees and no expiration, ever. These gift cards can be E-mailed over night and are easy to redeem online, by phone, or at the airport! Give the gift of travel instead of some materialistic shopping card. Everyone loves to explore!

10. Oxford Pennant - $20 - $30

These pennants are designed and manufactured of vintage wool and cotton inspired by American Sports Traditions. Oxford designs simple, we-designed pennants manufactured here in the United States. These pennants are aimed to look great in offices, dens and workshops! 

11. MeUndies Subscription - $16/month

The only pair of boxer briefs you will ever want to put on, get ready to experience a whole new level of comfort by choosing MeUndies. Subscribe and save up to $8/month, get the latest styles, receive bonus gifts and do less laundry. Plus you can back out of your subscription at any time.

12. Freakers - $12

Established in 2011, Freaker USA quickly grew to be the global leader of preventing moist handshakes and sweaty beverages with high quality American-made products. The Freaker is a one-size-fits-all beverage insulator! What do the fancy words mean? Freakers keep your drinks cold, your hands dry, and they’ll fit anything you want to drink out of.

Bonus Gift. Charlie Hustle Tees - $32

We couldn't really get through our own list, without our own product, on our own blog. So, celebrate this Christmas by giving your loved ones a gift they can wear and cherish to the end of all time. Okay, that's pushing it, but our super soft, make love to your torso t-shirts are always an easy going, great gift and it's Paul Rudd's favorite t-shirt too. That may not be entirely true, or it may be. Either way, there's something for everyone and we encourage your gift getter to send us a selfie upon the reveal. 




Hopefully this can give you some interesting ideas in your search for that perfect gift this holiday season. For the record, we do not endorse any of the brands or products, just simply like them and think they'd make wonderful unique gift ideas for everyone. Thank you for all your support and Happy Holidays to all.