The Messograf Pen

The Messograf Pen

Your average guy uses an an average pen: unremarkable and cheap. It writes, and that's the extent of its talents (maybe you occasionally use it to pensively chew on). But considering we all use a writing implement virtually every single day, it makes sense that aforementioned imp...

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.

Shit I Gotta Fucking Get Done Notebooks

Shit I Gotta Fucking Get Done Notebooks

Calling your to-do list by another name isn’t going to change the way you feel about it. Whether it’s your “Honey Do List” for stuff around the house or a “Productivity Schedule” for the office, in your mind everything gets filed under the same list: Shit I Gotta Fuck...

Everyday Carry Trays

Everyday Carry Trays

Tossing your wallet, keys, and random everyday carry items haphazardly on your nightstand after work looks sloppy. Problem is, most valets on the market look like they belong in a dusty antique shop and not on your dresser. These simple leather valets are a stylish alternative. E...

German-Built Stonewashed Sport Pen

German-Built Stonewashed Sport Pen

Like your favorite pair of jeans, this ballpoint pen has been given the stonewash treatment. The pocket-sized writing instrument sports a metal tip, pocket clip, and a worn-in appearance. Perfect for tossing in your denim’s pocket on a daily basis....

Pickpocket Alpha

Pickpocket Alpha

In an effort to tame that mess of keys without adding to the bulk, consider adding the Pickpocket Alpha to your everyday carry. The titanium keychain offers multiple holes for different key rings, a bottle opener, and a pocket clip all in a slim package....

Modular iPad Mini Cases

Modular iPad Mini Cases

This is Ground, the maker behind some of the most clever iDevice storage and accessory options out there, is back with the most ambitious project yet--The Mod. The Mod starts as what looks like a simple leather folio for your iPad Mini. On the left, there are places for your busi...

Deck Out Your Desk With Walnut

Deck Out Your Desk With Walnut

Most desks are pretty boring. If you're at the office, it's frequently a combination of function before form pieces that leaves the entire environment sterilized. If you're at home, it's probably filled with papers, pens and other office supplies. Even if you work at a relatively...

Word. Indigo Notebooks

Word. Indigo Notebooks

Long associated with just denim, indigo has recently popped up in so many pieces of clothing and decor. Japanese fabrics in these shades of blue have been used to craft everything from sharp-looking scarves to sneakers and button-downs. Often with simple white lines, dots, and ot...

Nocs NS500 Aluminum Earphones Are Tangle-Free

Nocs NS500 Aluminum Earphones Are Tangle-Free

This isn't the first time we've talked about Nocs audio equipment around here, and it probably won't be the last. They consistently deliver high-quality products that look good. Their products consistently sound good in the high, low and everywhere in between departments. Most im...

These Valets Are Made From Actual Red Wing Boot Leather

These Valets Are Made From Actual Red Wing Boot Leather

If you’ve ever owned a pair of Red Wing boots, you know they can stand up to a solid beating. Now that same leather can protect your keys, change, wallet, and random everyday carry items along with your feet. Each Boot Leather Valet is made from actual Red Wing boot leather an...

Tender Co. Brass S-Bend Key Hook

Tender Co. Brass S-Bend Key Hook

We could go on and on about the benefits of simplicity when it comes to design. We could even take a trip back and talk about the painstaking process of lost wax casting. But we're not going to do either one of those things because this brass s-bend keyhook from Tender Co. speaks...

Word. Stealth Camo Notebook

Word. Stealth Camo Notebook

Cunning, careful, and mysterious. For your private dealings that happen under the dark of night, there’s the new Stealth Camo Notebook from Word. The latest camo pattern from Word. Notebooks is an ode to life’s more covert affairs and secretive matters. Every notebook is desi...

Tanner Goods Sunglass Case

Tanner Goods Sunglass Case

As much as it might resemble an overcooked version of its Pillsbury crescent roll cousin (once removed), this leather Tanner Goods Case is not for eating. The filling in question, nice sunglasses, is provided by you. Tanner Goods brings 5.5oz Horween Rich Chromexcel leather in on...

Holiday Gift Guide: Exit Through The Gift Shop

Holiday Gift Guide: Exit Through The Gift Shop

We'd like to thank you for stopping by Cool Material. After you've perused the site, we'd like to kindly welcome you to stop by our gift shop before you go. Okay, this isn't some lame museum with tasteful nudes, but we do have some gear in our shop that will make for solid holiday gifts. Here are a few of our favorite items that we stock. Sorry for the lack of tasteful nudes.