As the nights get colder and the leaves start to turn, the festive season is upon us once again. As waistbands expand and the parade comes to town, there is no better time to upgrade your home inventory. We’re talking about brilliant Thanksgiving gadgets — here is our pick of the best.

Bring on the Turkey!

MEATER

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With so much poultry to cook, this wire-free thermometer should ensure the perfect roast.

Elevate Knives Carousel Set

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This beautiful set of premium knives should make easy work of the carving.

SmartyPans

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By connecting to your smartphone, SmartyPans help you measure those all-important portion sizes.

OneCook

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If cooking on the big day seems like too much trouble, let this robotic chef take over.

Uncork the Bottles!

Handle Bar Moustache Wine & Beer Opener

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Start the party by seeing who looks best with retro facial hair (girls usually win!).

The Fizzics Beer System

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Enjoy the on-tap taste with bottled beer.

Handmade Horn Mug

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As seen on Game of Thrones, this genuine cattle-horn mug is fit for the strongest brew.

Wine Squirrel

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This ingenious decanter will keep your favorite wine fresh for Christmas.

Block Out the Relatives!

On-Ear Wooden Headphones

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Alternatively, these beautiful headphones can provide musical distraction.

Get Out the Games!

GG

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The fast-paced strategy of GG should get everyone thinking.

Unwrap the Gifts!

CX-20 GPS Quadcopter

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Any techie will love to receive this impressive GPS-guided drone.

Cozmo Real-Life Evolving Robot

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For smaller people, Cozmo is the ultimate robotic friend — and way less annoying than Furby.

Egg Chair by Nanna Ditzel

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This design classic provides your loved one with a comfortable spot for relaxation.

OSO Boxed Mattress

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Better still, give them an adjustable OSO mattress to rest their weary limbs.

Self Balancing Unicycle Electric Scooter

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With energy restored, this electric unicycle will put some fun back into the daily grind.

Meet Mark Myerson

Mark is best known for writing about apps, but he also loves the tactile, hardware side of technology. Being a professional photographer, he’s pretty handy with a camera, and he’s a self-confessed tweetaholic.