THE RINGER: Do wireless phones ever feel too high-tech to you? If so, you may be a candidate for Propeller's Old School Handset, a completely functional vintage handset that plugs into your cell phone. Hopefully the external rotary dialer is coming soon. Old School Handset, $45.
SANTA CRUZ STYLE: Beklina, the Santa Cruz-based indie clothing retailer, is having a summer sale with items 20 to 50 percent off. Be sure to check out the IvanaHelsinki Tiger Print Leggings on sale for $120.