The groundbreaking SlingBox device sits atop your TV at home and streams your cable, satellite feed or personal video recorder to any device connected to the Internet. Watch MuchMusic on your laptop in Beijing, Trailer Park Boys in an Internet café in So Paulo or Kenny kicking Spenny's ass on your PDA on the Queen streetcar. $229 from the Source , Eaton Centre, www.thesource.ca
Charge your camera battery in Eclipse 's solar photographer's bag ($175, Grassroots , 372 Danforth, 416-466-2841, and other).
Where'd your feet go? Oh, you're just wearing Maharishi 's camo-print shoes ($152, Lileo , 55 Mill, building #35, 416-413-1410).
Fine and Good jewellery line designer Aimee Kennedy 's gold plate and ruby jade necklace ($130, Trove , 793 Bathurst, 416-516-1258, www.fineandgood. com) is acceptable and nice.
The unique LED lights on this Ibiza Ride stainless steel watch indicate the time. The first row represents hours, and the second and third represent minutes. So you won't look like a Star Trek nerd at the, er, Lord Of The Rings convention, the multicoloured light show stays off until you hit a button. $169.95 from EfstonScience, 3350 Dufferin, www.escience.ca
Holla at your girl on Palm 's Treo 700wx handset ($199, Telus Mobility , www.telusmobility.com). Try on this Morales blue and black ruffle blouse ($375, Holt Renfrew , 50 Bloor West, 416-922-2333, www.renatamorales. com) and onyx and shell drop earrings ($70, Colette Harmon , 184 Davenport, 647-438-4181, www.coletteharmon. com).
Buy this pink 4GB iPod Nano from now until Christmas at Carbon Computing and $10 goes to the Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation. $229, 772 Queen East, 416-535-1999
Pack up Karim Rashid 's bulbous neoprene picnic case ($210, Ma Zone , 63 Jarvis, 416-868-0330) for a lunar lunch.
Snap into your skate skis sporting a pair of Madshus Metis RPS boots ($270, Mountain Equipment Co-op , 400 King West, 416-340-2667, www.mec.ca).
LG Chocolate aims to knock the RAZR out of the beauty pageant with this new slider phone's touch-sensitive keypad, slim design and jet-black finish. To impress tech heads, it also integrates a stereo music player and a 1.3-megapixel digicam/camcorder with flash and 2X zoom. A microSD slot lets you expand storage for more tunes and images. $129.99 with three-year contract from Telus Mobility , various locations, www.telusmobility.ca
Heather MacCrimon stitches her A-line skirts using vintage tablecloths ($125, Model Citizen , 913 Dundas West, 416-553-6632). Line cable knit tunic ($100, Body Blue , 201 Danforth, 416-778-7601), vintage yellow shoulder bag ($55, I Miss You , 63 Ossington, 416-916-7021) and fly black leather Doris boots ($335, Trove , 793 Bathurst, 416-516-1258) will get you noticed.
If you're feeling the need for a loud, party-animal-appropriate shirt , skip the floral Hawaiian prints in favour of local label AKA 's Silver Lining design ($140, Distill , 55 Mill, building #56, 416-304-0033).
Every shade in the rainbow is packed into Rembrandt 's wooden-boxed 90-piece pastel set ($249, Curry's , 490 Yonge, 416-967-6666, and others, www.currys.com).
Move over, Barbie mansion. Hello, Plan Toys sustainable wood chalet . Not only is this baby made from ecologically sound Thai rubber wood, but the conscious company also uses sawdust as energy and sponsors schools, libraries, and advancement programs for the needy ($124.99, Treasure Island Toys , 581 Danforth, 416-778-4913).
Great for flights, long commutes or to shut the kids up on a road trip, the ultra-portable LG Portable DVD Player will give you 3.5 hours on a single charge or indefinite play when using the included car charger. The 18-centimetre-wide screen offers a crisp and clear picture, and two sets of headphone jacks let you share the audio. $249.99 from Future Shop , various locations, www.futureshop.ca
Take a holiday break on this antique Chinese stool ($75, Rus-Teak , 217 Niagara, 416-203-9460). Naughty striped shirt ($120, Studio Labiri , 548 Danforth, 416-778-6820), Pin Heads beaded floral brooch ($150, Model Citizen , 913 Dundas West, 416-553-6632), Fidelity Plumaria straight-leg jeans ($180) and olive suede Mojo boots ($299, both Body Blue , 201 Danforth, 416-778-7601) and Duffer grey wool hoodie ($250, Uncle Otis , 26 Bellair, 416-920-2281) raise the style bar.