Perfect Presents for College Students
"Take this reader to the beach! A higher-contrast screen cuts glare outdoors, while a built-in light reduces eyestrain indoors. An orange leather cover makes it feel like a treasured volume."—Oprah
Kindle Paperwhite, $119 | Amazon.com
Cover, Originally $40, now 20 percent off with code OPRAH and purchase of Kindle | Amazon.com
"I couldn't get by without my tea; I keep this electric kettle in my office so I can brew the perfect cup anytime. It boils up in a flash and—because different teas require different degrees of heat—it has six temperature settings."—Oprah
$100 | Cuisinart.com
Go green, get healthy and look fabulous all at once on this superstylish, monochrome, lightweight bicycle, featuring a built-in basket, Duomatic gear-shifting and Lucite pedals.
$899 | MartoneCycling.com
"Anyone who follows me on Instagram knows that I went gaga over this gadget, which lets you fry four servings of potatoes using only a tablespoon of oil. A truly low-fat French fry! Heaven has arrived."—Oprah
$250 | BedBathandBeyond.com
This whole wheat creation arrives topped with Havarti, mozzarella,
spinach, roasted tomatoes, white-truffle oil and–best of all–chunks of
fresh Maine lobster, packaged separately to ensure maximum succulence.
You warm the luscious meat in butter while the pizza's cooking, then
spoon it over the finished pie.
$56 for two, $168 for six | MaineLobsterPotPie.com
Perfect for small work spaces, this sleek sliver of a lamp (with adjustable head and touch strip for dimming) uses only seven watts of electricity, and its LED bulbs last 50,000 hours.
Z-Bar Mini LED Lamp, starting at $238 | Koncept.com
With a clever slit for your tea bag (no more falling overboard!), plus a
velvety, dishwasher-safe band to protect your hands, this practical
porcelain mug makes for a much more civilized teatime.
$20 | Amazon.com
Here's hoping these leather wallets with needlepoint renditions of university logos are filled with enough cash to repay your favorite student's loans.
$199 each | PBDorm.com
Desperate caffeine needs call for desperate measures. This machine, which processes disposable K-Cups, lets you brew your favorite coffee, tea, or cocoa anywhere in under two minutes.
Keurig K10 Mini-Plus, $100 | BedBathandBeyond.com
Colorful, easy-to-attach plastic labels make finding the cord you seek a cinch.
$8 for package of eight | ContainerStore.com
The ingenious swivel screen makes this computer a true multitasker: Flip it up and it's a traditional notebook PC; push it flat and it's a touchscreen tablet; fold it backward and it's a mini movie screen (without the keyboard getting in the way). Bravo!
Acer Aspire R7, $1,000 | Acer.com
This sandwich maker, great for dorm rooms, has extralarge cooking plates that seal in the ingredients and cut the bread, so your only job is to eat.
The Original, $80 | BrevilleUSA.com
Printed from Oprah.com on Saturday, March 8, 2014
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