Portland-based James Brand is a knifemaker focused on simple, functional designs and the highest-quality materials. The County is their take on a classic pocket knife: a slim, slip joint straight blade knife that features a 2.5-inch Sandvic 12C27 steel blade and walnut wood and stainless steel scales.
Designed for compact portability, this travel chess set features 32 hand-polished stainless steel game pieces that stack together like a cylindrical puzzle. The leather game board rolls up into a tube & stashes inside.
Brooklyn’s Best Made brand knows that we have no idea how to read a traditional home weather station. Barometric pressure means what? To help you out, they created an all-brass, German-made analog thermometer/barometer that gives you an idiot-proof yet precision readout based on how the weather “feels.”
Eating with disposable sporks and single-use plastic cutlery is trashy. And outdated. With this premium BPA-free travel cutlery set from humangear, you’ll keep plastics out of the landfill and always have a beer opener at the ready. The GoBites Trio includes a knife that actually cuts, an extended-length spoon, fork, & toothpick, all in a slim plastic travel case.
This rugged, LED work light from Stanley features three adjustable light panels around a central pivoting light head, allowing you to aim all 300 lumens right where you need the light. It also doubles as a charging port for phones & tablets. 6-hour battery life.
A fresh batch of homemade moonshine will ensure smooth sailing straight through the holiday season. With this tabletop moonshine still, you’ll have everything you need to distill your own booze at home. The simple ½ gallon system is made of cookware-grade Type 304 stainless steel and includes easy-to-follow instructions.
THINKS has developed a better gym towel for the dirty work of soaking up sweat and wiping off workout machines. The Towell+ is a heavyweight 100% cotton towel that features a 4 X 15 zippered pocket for stashing your phone, keys, cards, & whatnot. One part of the pocket is mesh, so you can see messages & ignore them while you workout.
Created by award-winning knife designer Robert Young Pelton for DPx Gear, the DPx HEST/F Urban is a small, EDC pocket knife made with heirloom quality materials & US craftsmanship. It features a locking 2.9” blade on a bearing pivot plus a glass breaker, wire stripper, ¼” hex drive & belt clip.
They look like normal bootlaces but American-made Survival Laces use 550 paracord with the standard 7 strands of nylon and one strand of fishline in the core. The strands are good for building shelter, repairing gear, building a weapon or trap, bandaging a wound, catching game, & so on. There’s also flint & tinder embedded in the lace.
Stashed in a pouch you’ll want to keep in your pack for winter hikes or icy pedestrian commutes, Titanium Pocket Cleats weigh mere ounces yet provide grippy, slip-free traction on everything from sidewalk snow to sheer ice. Featuring aggressive, spiked teeth for traction and flexible, durable fasteners, they’re a third lighter than comparable cleats, and fold up quick & easy when not in use.