8 Valet Trays Perfect for Your Everyday Carry

8 Valet Trays Perfect for Your Everyday Carry

There's no arguing the necessity of the valet tray, coin tray, catchall, or whatever else you want to call it. The nightstand, desk or front door essential is perfect for smartphones, keys, EDC gear and even loose change. You could get by with a bowl or something from a big box d...

Save on Select Items During Our Winter Sale

Save on Select Items During Our Winter Sale

As you slowly sip your whiskey next to a crackling fireplace, waiting patiently for the winter to pass so you can get back outside, why not use your downtime wisely and upgrade some gear. From now until Monday at Noon EST, you’ll save an extra 17% on select items in the Cool Material Shop. Snag a new pocket knife. Grab a new trail bag. Get yourself a better bottle opener to pop those heavy stouts that keep you warm this time of year. Simply use code WINTER17 at checkout. Quantities are limited, so make sure you hit up the sale soon.

Decoded: How to Spot Fake Cohibas

Decoded: How to Spot Fake Cohibas

There are more fake Cohiba cigars out there than there are fake Louis Vuitton purses. And just like when you’re studying a potential designer item, there are things to look for to determine if your Cohiba is legit. Here’s a breakdown of things to keep in mind next time you’...

8 New Apps You Should Know

8 New Apps You Should Know

Instead of wading through the massive amount of new app releases searching for a few diamonds in the rough, just let us be your guide. This is a collection of our favorite new apps for both iOS and Android for your downloading pleasure. DVD Netflix While we're all for binge...

Our 10 Most Anticipated Video Games of 2017

Our 10 Most Anticipated Video Games of 2017

We’ve taken care of movies and books, which means it’s time for video games. Even casual gamers have plenty to be excited for this year, with releases from big developers and indie outfits that’ll keep you entertained for hours. Where we could, we’ve included specific dat...

8 Tips to Help You Achieve Inbox Zero

8 Tips to Help You Achieve Inbox Zero

Inbox Zero is one of those things that a lot of people talk about, but never really sit down and do. In theory, Inbox Zero is an email management system whereby one keeps their email inbox empty (or near empty) at all times. The process is essentially a way for people who rely he...

Our 10 Most Anticipated Books of 2017

Our 10 Most Anticipated Books of 2017

The past year gave us some damn good reads. Now, as we enter 2017, it's time to look ahead at what the new year has in store for our reading pleasure. Alas, it seems there won't be any drop off. While many more titles will be announced, here are the confirmed books we're mos...

6 Hoodies Too Nice to Wear to the Gym

6 Hoodies Too Nice to Wear to the Gym

Without getting into the whole "athleisure" thing, sweatshirts, hoodies, men's athletic wear in general has been elevated to everyday, in public wear by plenty of different brands. It could be a more structured fit, technical detailing or luxurious materials, but men's hoodies ar...

The 8 Best Cocktails You've Never Heard Of

The 8 Best Cocktails You've Never Heard Of

On the whole, cocktails are one of those things that’ll never go out of style. Their recipes might change and new ones invented, but as long as the world still has bourbon in it, or rye, or gin, or vodka, brandy, tequila, any booze, really, there will be people throwing it toge...

The Movies in 2017 We're Most Excited For

The Movies in 2017 We're Most Excited For

Cinema has a long road ahead of it if movies are going to reassert themselves as the most prestigious screen-based viewing medium. TV stole the title when no one was looking and doesn’t seem to be keen on relinquishing its new found glory. This past year didn’t do a whole lot...

2016's Best TV Shows You Didn't Watch

2016's Best TV Shows You Didn't Watch

Normally, if a full year went by and we’d missed some shows, we’d assume they simply weren’t worth our attention and there was a reason they never came up. Now, there’s just too much good TV out there for us to keep up with. Great seasons of shows come and go and we didn...

8 Breweries to Watch in 2017

8 Breweries to Watch in 2017

These days, it seems anyone with some cash and an interest in brewing wants to open a brewery. Often this leads to average homebrew being poured into growlers and pint glasses around the country. Not always, though. Sometimes these little upstarts come out of the gates with ...