Mixing up the paint for those home improvement projects usually makes a mess & turns your floor into an accidental Jackson Pollock painting. The Mixing Mate is an all-in-one painting toy that mixes, pours, and stores your paint cans with no mess or unwanted abstract expressionism.
No, we’re not kidding. This is an actual wooden flashlight. And no, it’s not lit by a candle. It’s battery powered and made using repurposed wood, leather, and brass hardware by the artists at Tauro leathers.
We know knives and drinking don’t mix but Danish knifemakers, Anso don’t really care. They create highly functional tools for both cutting and popping bottles. The Bar-Key is a solid Titanium opener and pry bar for your key chain. 5 colors available.
When Phorce starts shipping their “smart bag” you can trade in that stupid one you’re using now phor their convertible messenger-backpack-briephcase bag that pheatures an internal battery pack to power-up all your devices. An app allows you to monitor battery level on your iPhone.
Some backpackers are perfectly happy to eat their dehydrated meals from the bag for days on end. Others prefer to elevate the wilderness dining experience. If you fall into the latter category, this 12oz., pack-flat aluminum camping table will be a must for your backcountry cooking kit. via
Unless you’ve developed a special fondness for that old coffee mug full of pens on your desk, you’ll agree that your writing utensils could be stored in something a bit more pro. Pen Zen is it. Made of bamboo with a clever design that holds your pens, pencils, & markers in an organized way, it also features hidden magnets to keep paperclips closeby.
These screw-top titanium tubes are watertight; designed for the safe storage and transport of valuable items. They come in a variety of sizes for things as small as a secret stash of cash or that fine, Cuban cigar you want to keep high & dry.
Before you go all in & start construction on that wilderness cabin you’ve always dreamed of, you should go into the forest and hang out there for a while; see how you like it. In a Tree Tent you can do it, literally. These portable, orb-shaped shelters hang suspended in the forest canopy, offering all the comforts of a little cabin hideaway while giving you a view like you’ve never had before.
Stay warmer than everyone else this winter and save your cold feet for the big commitment. These rechargeable heated insoles are controlled by a wireless remote you carry in your pocket and feature 3 heat levels. The Li-Ion battery is embedded in the footbed so they’re light and hassle-free.
If your secret weapon is a stone-cold poker face, keep your ammo in here. Modeled after military-issue ammo boxes, these metal playing card canisters hold up to twelve decks of cards.