9 Better Groomsmen Gifts

9 Better Groomsmen Gifts

Getting married is… a thing. Depending on who you ask, it’s a good thing, a bad thing, the best thing, the worst thing, a scary thing, or even an ...

Spyderco's SzaboHawk Was Designed by a Martial Artist

Spyderco's SzaboHawk Was Designed by a Martial Artist

Spyderco has always made excellent knives and bladed tools, but the SzaboHawk tomahawk is in a class all its own. Designed by law enforcement officer / veteran U.S. Marine / world-class martial artist / renowned knife designer Laci Szabo, the SzaboHawk is equal parts functional t...

Mott & Bow Introduces Black 4-Way Stretch Denim

Mott & Bow Introduces Black 4-Way Stretch Denim

Gone are summer days full of light denim and flip-flops. It’s time to embrace the dark side. If you’re hunting for a pair of black jeans, here’s why The Morton from Mott & Bow should be on the top of your list. First, they’re made with Stay Black technology, which means they are fade resistant. Second, they’re crafted with high performance 4-way stretch denim. While most jeans just stretch horizontally, The Morton stretches both horizontally and vertically without losing its shape. That means more comfortable jeans, great for bike rides and daily activities. Pick up a pair and use code Coolmaterial10 for 10% off.

The Best Stealth Knives

The Best Stealth Knives

While blatantly carrying around a knife is one way to make sure you don’t get attacked, it’s also a quick way to come off as a lunatic to the 99.99% of other people who don’t want to attack you. For a handy knife that’s a bit more covert, consider one of these. Each could...

Barebones Camping Lights

Barebones Camping Lights

When it comes to seeing that hiking trail, the bottom of your camping bag, or just the great outdoors at night, Barebones has you covered. Their lantern and flashlights are built to perform when the stars are in the sky. The Scout Flashlight and Trailblazer Flashlight boast re...

BioLite BaseLantern Camping Light

BioLite BaseLantern Camping Light

BioLite, the same company that made the excellent CampStove that also charges your phone, is back with a new product, BaseLantern, to tackle outdoor and campsite lighting. BaseLantern is a 500-lumen flatpack lantern that is a fraction of the size of the outdoor lanterns we grew u...

Nerf RC Tank Drone

Nerf RC Tank Drone

Nerf has come a long way since the foam blasters we grew up shooting at each other, but the Nerf N-Strike Elite TerraScout RC Drone takes things to a completely different remote controlled level. The RC Drone uses all-terrain tracks for high-speed, remote assaults with the 18 dar...

Jet Pack 2.0

Jet Pack 2.0

Most backpacks suggest you’re toting thick textbooks everywhere you go. That’s fine if you are scurrying between classes, but if you’ve left school in the rearview mirror, consider a bag a little different. The Jet Pack 2.0 is the backpack designed for your grown-up tech, a...

BMW Carbon Fiber Racing Wheelchair

BMW Carbon Fiber Racing Wheelchair

The Rio 2016 Paralympic Summer Games begin September 7 and Team USA is going in with a fine piece of machinery courtesy of BMW. Over the past year, Designworks USA, BMW's creative design firm, has worked with the U.S. team to build a better racing wheelchair. Something far, far b...

Base Object 005 Aluminum Camera Stand

Base Object 005 Aluminum Camera Stand

Base Object is a new San Francisco based design firm comprised of Mark Kelley (international industrial designer extraordinaire) and Richard Liu (who you might be familiar with because he’s the founder of DSPTCH) that’s creating unique desk accessories based on their combined...

Fish Tail Sicilian Stiletto Knife

Fish Tail Sicilian Stiletto Knife

The founders of Falcon have been making knives since the end of World War I, so it should come as no surprise that all Falcon Knives are refined, well-designed and built to last. The Falcon Fish Tail Sicilian Stiletto is designed with nickel silver bolsters flanking an olive wood...

Anker's PowerHouse Will Recharge Your Phone 40 Times

Anker's PowerHouse Will Recharge Your Phone 40 Times

Anker has consistently released some of the coolest, most feature-rich portable battery solutions on the market, but they've outdone themselves with the cinderblock-sized PowerHouse generator. Yeah, it's big and weighs over 9lbs, but it's still one of the smallest and lightest 40...

EDC Pocket Tweezers

EDC Pocket Tweezers

Spend enough time outdoors, build enough things with your hands, or work with wood a handful of times and you’ll have your skin punctured by a fair share of splinters. They suck. While tweezers can make quick work of your prickly enemies, they’re a tad cumbersome to carry aro...

LayBag Is a Portable, Inflatable Lounge Chair

LayBag Is a Portable, Inflatable Lounge Chair

We love the outdoors as much as the next guy, but pretending that lounging on a rock or some bumpy terrain is as comfortable as relaxing on your couch sounds like false machismo. Since you aren't going to strap a loveseat to your back, consider the LayBag. The LayBag is lounge ch...