The Manly Arts: beard growing, mountaineering, short & to-the-point texts. And let’s not forget knife throwing. The Furies is a kit that contains 3 forged knives designed specifically for this purpose: 2 frontier-inspired models and one Pro-X thrower in a heavy canvas knife roll. With enough practice, you’ll be able to hunt with them someday but to start, try targets.
When you wake up each morning still dead, a pod-style automatic coffeemaker is the lazy man’s lifesaver. And this new one from Nespresso will not only make a mean espresso in seconds flat, it will also brew you up a full-size 8-ounce cup of joe. Available in red, black, & chrome.
Garmin makes some of the best GPS & training watches. Their latest, fēnix 2, combines all the best tech & features they’ve got to become arguably the best sport-adventure watch out: waterproof to 50 meters, 50 hour battery life in GPS mode & five weeks in watch mode. It has an ANT+ radio to pair with sensors like heart rate, cadence, temperature, power meter, etc, plus Bluetooth 4.0 for pairing with sensors & your smartphone.
The story of the million-dollar idea scratched out on a bar napkin is a great one no matter how many times it’s told. This leather Napkin Sketchbook turns that familiar and 99% untrue tale of big ideas into an inspiring little commodity. The case comes with a fine tip black Sharpie and 10 square napkins to get you started.
Yes, your Jeep or FJ can crawl over tree stumps and climb effortlessly up mountainsides but fitting all your getaway gear inside isn’t quite as easy. For you guys, this spare tire mounted stainless steel BBQ grate will give you a great place to grill without taking up precious cargo space inside your little four-by. Fits tires 29”-37”.
Weather these days… Depending on your time zone, your yard could be under 8-feet of snow right now or already pushing up tulips. Either way, spring is coming and this stowable, 22” push mower will handle your lawn when the time comes and then fold-up & tuck neatly into a corner of the garage when you’re not walking behind it.
Everything about it: the 304 stainless steel body, square ruler sleeve, and utilitarian design scream minimalist German engineering but this pen is made at a family-run machine shop in good ol’ Vermont. For refills, it uses Hi-Tec-C ink cartridges.
This compact, American-made 20-liter gym bag is on the smaller side—perfect for workout gear or a few daytrip supplies—but because it’s made of double-layered 1000D Cordura, you could literally use it to haul bricks.
Just when the robber thinks you’re about to hand over your cash, you can quickly deploy the razor sharp Gerber blade from your titanium-coated GDC Money Clip and show him you mean business, then carry on with whatever it was you were doing before he made the mistake of bothering you. Smart idea? Probably not, but this clip is.