Fishing & Survival Pod

Fishing & Survival Pod

It’s now possible to hang an entire fishing trip from your belt loop. The Fishing & Survival Pod fits everything you need for an afternoon on the water into one clever key fob. Included are 16 tools (all listed below) designed to help you catch a few fish and survive in the...

Aether's Ion Jacket Is a Modern Take on the Classic Bomber

Aether's Ion Jacket Is a Modern Take on the Classic Bomber

The bomber’s been around in one form or another since the 1920’s thanks to its mix of style and practicality. In that spirit, Aether’s created the Ion Jacket. The distinct look of the bomber’s definitely present, but they’ve done a bit of updating. The 800-fill goose down promises to keep you warm and the nylon and rib knit will keep the wind out. There’s also an audio valve for your headphones built into the pockets, so no weird MacGyvering with cords and zippers to listen to your music while staying warm. It’s a jacket designed to take you all the way through fall and winter.

12 Music Documentaries Every Guy Should See

12 Music Documentaries Every Guy Should See

Musicians, whether successful or not, seem to live wildly crazy lives. Whether it's the sex, drugs and rock n' roll or the insane struggle to make it in the industry, we could probably watch a documentary about 90% of the bands out there. If you're looking for some of the best, however, consider these 12 Music Documentaries Every Guy Should See.

Altimeter Table Clocks

Altimeter Table Clocks

With a clear nod to the altitude meters located inside the cockpits of WWII aircrafts, these Altimeter Table Clocks can lend an old school military vibe to any space you put them in. The authentic dial houses the remnants of a subdial that marked the plane's altitude, only it no...

Bubba Jones Brew Cups

Bubba Jones Brew Cups

Listen up beer fans—or fans of coffee, soda, or, really, any consumable liquid—it's time for a vessel fit for a feast. Each of these mugs, tankards, and growlers are handmade one at a time on an actual pottery wheel. That means every single one is completely unique. After b...

Leather Wall Pocket

Leather Wall Pocket

Designing a room is a lot like putting together an outfit—every single detail should come together to seamlessly tie the room together. The more details you’re able to work in, the better a designer you are. This Wall Pocket from Tasche is made from thick latigo leather that ...

FoundersCard Makes Being an Entrepreneur Easy

FoundersCard Makes Being an Entrepreneur Easy

FoundersCard is the secret key to a stress-free startup. Join and you'll receive elite status and preferred rates when you travel, access to hotel upgrades and exclusive rates, entry into members-only events perfect for networking, and so much more. And as a Cool Material reade...

Tuesday Link Roundup

Tuesday Link Roundup

Every Tuesday we bring you a collection of some of our favorite things we’ve recently found around the web. From stories to photography, we include a little of everything....

The History of Headphones

The History of Headphones

Surprisingly, not everyone wants to hear our music. When we were pumping our LCD Soundsystem mixtape, others in the office said they couldn’t “concentrate” and they “wished we were fired.” For this, and for many other reasons, headphones are an absolute necessity in our daily lives. It was long before Steve Jobs produced white earbuds and Dr. Dre jumped in the game, however, that people began getting tunes pumped into their ear canal. Here’s basically how it all went down.

7 Videos of Fireworks Captured by Drones

7 Videos of Fireworks Captured by Drones

Why pack a blanket and venture out into the heat this Fourth of July when you can enjoy a spectacular fireworks display from the comfort of your own home? No, we're not talking about watching someone's crummy iPhone video laced with muffled oohs and ahhs, we're talking about some...

6 Summer Shirts That DGAF

6 Summer Shirts That DGAF

Make this the summer you step out of your stylistic comfort zone. Instead of only considering shirts in shades and patterns you're comfortable with, give one of those "I could never pull that off" shirts a try. You'll have a shirt that feels fresh, garners you attention, and look...