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From Keyboard Cufflinks to Cassette Tape Belt Buckles

— November 19, 2008 — Unique
Shopping for your favorite geek just got easier with these DIY gifts made from retro computer parts and music accessories that have long since been made obsolete.

For hipster music fans, there are the cassette tape USBs and the cassette tape belt buckle. Apple fans will appreciate the old-school G3 clock; Windows devotees will relish in the basic black keyboard cufflinks.

While most of these creations are available pre-assembled from Etsy and other online merchants, gift-givers on a budget could easily make these designs. The floppy disk notepad, knick-knack holder and notebook are three designs in particular that require only a handful of basic tools to make on your own.


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