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Don’t Miss Out on Monday’s Best Amazon Deals

As a recurring feature, our team combs the Web and shares some amazing Amazon deals we’ve turned up. Here’s what caught our eye today, April 24.

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GADGETS, TOYS, AND MEDIA

Rowkin Bit Stereo Bluetooth Headphones, True Wireless Earbuds w/ Mic. Smallest Cordless Hands-Free In-Ear Earphones Headsets with Portable Charger & Noise Reduction for Running & iPhone (Space Gray) for $109.99 (list price $239.99)

Travelambo RFID Front Pocket Wallet Minimalist Wallet Slim Wallet Genuine Leather for $10.15 (list price $11.99)

Anker PowerCore 10400 Portable Charger with PowerIQ for iPhone, iPad, Samsung Galaxy and More (Black) for $26.99 (list price $49.99)

SoundPEATS Wireless Earbuds, True Wireless Stereo Bluetooth 4.2 Headphones Cordless Earphones Sweatproof In-Ear Headset with Mic, Secure Fit for Sports(Upgraded Version) for $39.99 (list price $69.99)

SENSO Bluetooth Headphones, Best Wireless Sports Earphones w/ Mic IPX7 Waterproof HD Stereo Sweatproof Earbuds for Gym Running Workout 8 Hour Battery Noise Cancelling Headsets for $36.97 (list price $169.99)

UNITEK Portable USB 3.0 4-Port High Speed Hub with BC 1.2 Charging with 5V 1.2A and Built-in USB 3.0 Cable LED for iMac, MacBook, MacBook Pro, MacBook Air, Mac Mini, Chrombook, Surface Pro for $6.99 (list price $12.99)

Spigen Neo Hybrid Galaxy S8 Plus Case Herringbone with Flexible Inner Protection and Reinforced Hard Bumper Frame for Galaxy S8 Plus (2017) – Gunmetal for $14.99 (list price $34.99)

VicTsing Shower Speaker, Wireless Waterproof Speaker with 5W Drive, Suction Cup, Buit-in Mic, Hands-Free Speakerphone – Army Green for $18.99 (list price $24.99)

Casio SL-300VC Standard Function Calculator, Pink for $6.99 (list price $9.39)

Mpow Swift Bluetooth 4.0 Wireless Stereo Sweatproof Jogger, Running, Sport Headphones Earbuds Earphone with AptX,Mic Hands-free Calling-Pink for $21.69 (list price $33.99)

SanDisk Cruzer Fit 8GB USB 2.0 Low-Profile Flash Drive- SDCZ33-008G-B35 for $6.93 (list price $10.50)

WizGear Universal Air Vent Magnetic Car Mount Holder with Fast Swift-Snap Technology for Smartphones and Mini Tablets, Black for $7.99 (list price $19.99)

Bluetooth Speakers, Aptoyu 10W Outdoor Dual-Driver Portable Wireless Speaker with Built-in Microphone Support for $24.99 (list price $29.99)

Apple Watch Band, 42mm iWatch Band Strap Premium Vintage Genuine Leather Replacement Watchband with Secure Metal Clasp Buckle for Apple Watch Sport Edition (Dark Brown) for $20.99 (list price $29.99)

Inlaid Walnut-Style Magnetized Wood Chess Set with Staunton Wood Chessmen for $25.99 (list price $34.95)

Panasonic Eneloop Rechargeable Batteries 8 AA, 4 AAA, & Quick LED Charger Kit for $32.61 (list price $48.99)

Polaroid 2×3 inch Premium ZINK Photo Paper QUINTUPLE PACK (50 Sheets) – Compatible With Polaroid Snap, Snap Touch, Z2300, SocialMatic Instant Cameras & Zip Instant Printer for $24.88 (list price $33.76)

ARCHEER Audio Splitter Cable 3.5mm Male to 2 Female Jack Headphone Splitter Adapter 4-Pole Aux Cable with Two Separate Headphone plugs, Compatible with iPhone, Samsung, Tablets, MP3 players – 0.5M for $8.25 (list price $12.99)

UGREEN Phone Stand Multi-Angle Cell Phone Stand Holder For iPhone 7,7plus,6 6 Plus Samsung Galaxy S7/ S6/ S6 Edge Google Nexus, Lumia, Tablet iPad, White for $6.99 (list price $12.99)

CVLIFE XML T6 LED Flashlight Adjustable Torch Light with Rechargeable Battery and 2 Chargers for $14.40 (list price $43.89)

Ravensburger Labyrinth for $14.03 (list price $31.99)

LEGO Super Heroes Guardians of The Galaxy The Milano vs. The Abilisk 76081 Building Kit (460 Pieces) for $39.99 (list price $49.99)

KITCHEN

KitchenAid KSM150PSER Artisan Tilt-Head Stand Mixer with Pouring Shield, 5-Quart, Empire Red for $279.00 (list price $299.99)

ThermoPro TP50 Hygrometer Thermometer Indoor Humidity Monitor with Temperature Gauge Humidity Meter for $7.96 (list price $19.99)

ZYLISS Utility Paring Kitchen Knife with Sheath Cover, 5.5-Inch Stainless Steel Blade, Purple for $8.90 (list price $11.99)

Mr. Coffee Flintshire Stainless Steel Whistling Tea Kettle, 1.75-Quart, Silver for $13.74 (list price $19.99)

All-Clad 41126 Stainless Steel Tri-Ply Bonded Dishwasher Safe Fry Pan with Lid / Cookware, 12-Inch, Silver for $119.95 (list price $199.99)

LINKYO French Coffee Press – Stainless Steel Coffee Maker 34oz, 1L for $21.79 (list price $59.99)

Best Ice Cube Trays – 2 Large Silicone Pack – 16 Giant 2 Inch Ice Cubes Molds for $12.99 (list price $29.99)

GM Kitchen Premium Stainless Steel Salt & Pepper Grinder with Adjustable Coarseness, Set of 2 for $12.95 (list price $19.95)

The Original GORILLA GRIP Set of 3 Non-Slip Reversible Cutting Boards, BPA Free, FDA Approved Materials (Set of 3 Boards: Black) for $18.99 (list price $39.99)

MAIRICO Ultra Sharp Premium Heavy Duty Kitchen Shears and Multi Purpose Scissors for $12.95 (list price $35.99)

Yummy Sam Lid and Spoon Rest, Utensils Lid Holder Spoon Holder Lid Rest Lid Shelf Kitchen Utensils Holders Stainless Steel in Silver for $8.99 (list price $10.19)

[20 Pack] 3 Compartment Meal Prep Containers BPA Free Portion Control Bento Boxes (39 Oz.) for $17.75 (list price $39.99)

Oster TSSTTRJBG1 Jelly Bean 2-Slice Toaster, Grey for $21.99 (list price $34.99)

Hamilton Beach Easy Reach Toaster Oven, Metallic (31334) for $31.04 (list price $72.79)

VonShef 7- Egg Electric Cooker Stainless Steel with Poacher & Steamer Attachment for $19.94 (list price $34.99)

BambooWorx Bamboo Cooking Utensils Set- 6 Pieces + Holder, Wooden Spoons & Spatulas, Kitchen Utensils, All Natural Bamboo. for $12.48 (list price $18.45)

DRAGONN Zester Grater Sharp Stainless Steel Blade with Black Handle, Safety Cover and Rubber Footings for $9.95 (list price $19.95)

Orblue Pastry Cutter Stainless Steel – Professional Baking Dough Blender with Blades for $9.87 (list price $18.77)

Popsicle Molds Set – BPA Free – 6 Ice Pop Makers + Silicone Funnel + Cleaning Brush + Ice Cream Recipes E-book – by Lebice for $7.99 (list price $11.95)

Contigo Jackson Reusable Water Bottle, 24oz, Grayed Jade for $5.99 (list price $7.99)

7 Inch Stainless Steel Chopper-Cleaver-Butcher Knife – Multipurpose Use by Utopia Kitchen for $15.99 (list price $29.99)

Calphalon Contemporary Hard-Anodized Aluminum Nonstick Cookware, Square Griddle Pan, 11-inch, Black for $29.99 (list price $33.99)

Lodge LGPR3 Cast Iron Round Grill Press, Pre-Seasoned, 7.5-inch for $23.13 (list price $29.99)

HOME

AmazonBasics Wood Suit Hangers – 30 Pack, Natural for $20.82 (list price $23.99)

InsideSmarts Delicates Laundry Wash Bags, Set of 4 (2 Medium & 2 Large) for $11.49 (list price $21.99)

Holmes HAP600-U HEPA-Type Egg Air Purifier, Permanent Filter for $47.99 (list price $79.99)

Honeywell HRF-AP1 Filter A Universal Carbon Pre-filter, Pack of 1 for $7.99 (list price $8.09)

Imprint CumulusPRO Professional Standing Desk Anti-Fatigue Mat 20 in. x 30 in. x 3/4 in. Brown for $33.18 (list price $39.99)

MILLIARD 2″ Gel Infused Memory Foam Mattress Topper + Ultra Soft Removable Bamboo Cover with Non-Slip Bottom Queen 78″x58″x2″ for $99.99 (list price $119.99)

Rowenta DW5080 Focus 1700-Watt Micro Steam Iron Stainless Steel Soleplate with Auto-Off, 400-Hole, Brown for $60.62 (list price $100.00)

Turkish Luxury Hotel & Spa 16″x30″ Hand Towel Set of 6 Turkish Cotton – Organic Eco-Friendly (Hand Towels, Ivory) for $25.50 (list price $37.99)
Sterilite ClearView 3 Storage Drawer Organizer for $19.39 (list price $24.99)

Gain Flings Moonlight Breeze Laundry Detergent Packs, 81 Count for $16.97 after on-screen coupon (list price $20.97)

Funny Door Mats Welcome Doormat Our House Cassette for $8.40 (list price $19.99)

LINENSPA Zippered Encasement Waterproof, Dust Mite Proof, Bed Bug Proof Breathable Mattress Protector – Queen Size for $24.99 (list price $104.99)

Tenswall Portable Garment Steamer, Handheld Fabric Steamer…

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image credit: Massimo Bottura at the 2012 Olympics. Image credit: Dino Panato/Getty

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