Despite its simple mechanics, this titanium carabiner keychain went through over 100 design iterations before finally achieving the combination of aesthetics and geometry you see here. Clipping your car keys or water bottle to your backpack has never looked so good. A funded Kickstarter project.
80s nostalgia might never end. Especially when stuff like this keeps coming back. Surely you had a Trapper Keeper. And now it’s time to get another one. But instead of paper & pens, this updated classic now holds your tablet. Available in two sizes: 7 & 10 inch.
This ultralight pocket blanket fits in the palm of your hand and yet opens to a spacious 54 X 44 inches. It’s less of an insulator and more of a ground cover for the beach, picnics & other horizontalish outdoor activities. When you’re done, packing it back into pocket size is easy with its sewn-in folding guides.
Filson’s original mustardy tan color doesn’t match with much but their entire line of bags, briefcases, & duffles is also available in a more versatile shade: black. The Black Collection is here. Same great bags just without the mustard.
The available options for providing backup power to your smartphone are in the hundreds; but this is the first one we’ve seen for your car. Cobra’s Jumpack is a compact, portable powerpack that uses a 200A starting current to jumpstart your car. Not surprisingly, it is also capable of charging up your mobile devices. via
Doublebag meant something different back in the day. This one from Outlier is actually made for carrying clothes and it’s double-sided design keeps your dirty clothes from contaminating the clean ones.
Natural walnut woodgrain highlights this collection of clean, modern office accessories from Grovemade. From a stand for your display to mouse pad, phone charger, pen cup, to cases for iPad & iPhone, they’ve got the good wood.
You’ll realize you’re pretty much screwed and then hopefully just pull this ESEE Knives Survival kit out of your pack and set everything straight again instantly. The tri-fold Cordura wallet contains an ESEE Arrowhead, compass, fish hooks, a signal mirror, a length of kevlar cord and several other MacGyver-esque items you’ll be glad you’ve got when the going gets tough.
A packable high performance saw comes in handy when your camping missions take you out beyond the relative convenience of coin-op showers and the “camp store.” Folded up it fits easily into your backpack, once deployed the saw features a 21-inch blade available in 3 different styles for cutting up all the firewood you need in quick, powerful strokes. A Kickstarter project.