Leather and Beechwood Fly Swatter

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You won’t find me aiming an aerosol can of toxic who-knows-what at insects this season. Instead, I’ll be dispatching pesky critters the old-fashioned way, with Bürstenhaus Redecker’s leather-and-beechwood fly swatter, made by hand in Germany. ($18; schoolhouse.com) —Natalie Warady, contributing editor