These BPA-free water bottles are flat. Sized like paper, they’re available in size A4, A5, and “letter,” or 750ml to 1.25-liter capacity. Their shape makes it easier to fit a decent supply of water in your European carryall or um, briefcase. A fully funded Kickstarter campaign.
The All Day power supply from Brunton extends the power of your GoPro Hero3+ nearly 4 times the specified run time and features all-weather durability. It also doubles as a portable power device, so you can recharge phone or tablet on the fly.
The TB2MB is Troy-Bilt’s most powerful gas leaf blower yet. Unlike the one the guy next door uses to blow the leaves around in circles week after week, this 27-cc model blasts an industry-leading 650 cfm, that will send leaves far beyond the property line & into your neighbor’s yard.
The reflective, heat-retaining Shelter from VSSL could be the one thing standing between you and hypothermia. Lost or injured, this little shelter could be a lifesaver. It comes stored in an 8-inch long by 2-inch diameter aluminum tube that is also an LED flashlight. Put it in the pack and leave it in there.
If you like the familiar feel of a classic Moleskine notebook but also need your notes in a digital format, this one’s for you. Designed to work with Livescribe Smart Pens and the Livescribe+ app, its pages feature a dot pattern that instantly transfers what you write into digital format with incredible speed and accuracy.
With the Soba cable organizer, cleaning up the clutter of cables behind your workspace or TV is pretty simple. Bundle them all into the Soba tube, so instead of many and a mess, you have just one big cable you can route where you want to. Adhesive mounting caps allow you to affix the Soba along walls or under your desktop.
You’ll come up with all types of uses for these stackable stainless steel boxes from Snow Peak. At home or at camp, the split-bottom design allows you to carry 44-lbs. of cargo and then split them open & stack ’em up for easy access to what’s inside. The handles are made of bamboo and the stoppers for stacking are made of rubber.
Austin’s Son Of A Sailor Jewelry & Supply has given the full range of classic, beechwood-handle Opinel knives their own signature aesthetic by hand-painting them in a variety of colors and styles.
The Pfeiffer Collection of desk accessories from Evernote includes a slotted cup—no good for drinking but great for stashing stuff. There’s also a pair of walnut wood trays and a tablet dish that will keep your iPad game tight. The craftsman behind the collection is Oakland-based master furniture designer Eric Pfeiffer
Something like 100 billion single-use plastic water bottles are thrown in the trash each year. Using a bottle like this instead can keep you from adding to that number. And the Stash collapsible, soft-sided BPA & PVC free bottle squishes down to just 2-inches when empty, so it takes up minimal space. When you need a drink just pop it up and fill. Available November 2014.