Fire Hose Belt

Fire Hose Belt

There's no question women swoon over actors and rockstars, but ask the average girl what occupation she fantasizes of most and she'll probably respond:  Firefighter.  Now to be fair, she's probably not thinking about the one with the beer gut and Tom Selleck mustache res...

Introducing: MVMT Sunglasses

Introducing: MVMT Sunglasses

For too long, sunglasses have either been affordable but poorly made, or solid but so pricey you’d consider taking out a loan to buy them. It’s time for a better option. MVMT is proud to introduce their line of sunglasses that aren’t plagued by retail mark-ups and cheap manufacturing. We’re talking high quality, stylish sunglasses for far less than you’d imagine. By utilizing the same direct to consumer model as their highly successful watch line, MVMT is able to make their own sunglasses and offer them to you for as little as $70. Even better, as a Cool Material reader, you’ll save 15% on your first pair. The MVMT continues.

Recycled License Plate Belt Buckles

Recycled License Plate Belt Buckles

There is something inherently cool about a license plate. It doesn't matter if it's from a Porsche, a 1967 Mustang GT or a Beetle - it's still cool. Ok, we lied; the first two are definitely cooler, but they're all cool on some level. Whether they're hanging them in the garage, d...

686 Toolbelts

686 Toolbelts

If you've heard of the skate/snowboarding/technical apparel company 686, you're probably wondering what they're doing making toolbelts. Slow your roll Bob Vila; we're not talking about that kind of toolbelt. The latest invention from the guys at 686 could very well be the most im...

Drifted Handmade Belt Buckles

Drifted Handmade Belt Buckles

Long ago, cowboys decided to take a little piece of functional hardware--the belt buckle--and turn it into an accessory. We're not about to advocate you go out and get yourself a rodeo-ready belt buckle so big you could eat your eggs off it... unless you happen to ride in rodeos ...

Nau Ringleader Belt

Nau Ringleader Belt

Belts are perhaps the most undervalued articles of clothing a guy owns. Think about it. Belts are rarely noticed--sometimes their buckles are (especially at Rodeos), but they perform the important task of holding your pants up. Sometimes it's good to have your pants around your ...

BeltBuckle.com

BeltBuckle.com

This just in: Cool Material has a new sponsor and it's (drum roll please) BeltBuckle.com. Why you ask? Because no man can ever have enough belt buckles. Don't believe us? Ask your grandfather how many he owns and then get back to us. These buckles definitely aren't the same Texas...

Dalhart Designs Belt Buckles

Dalhart Designs Belt Buckles

B. Cooper Dalhart is a man that succeeded where most of us failed - he paid attention in shop class. As opposed to making tables and bowls (and not the type you give to your grandmother), he chose to weld and eventually turned his passion into a successful career. Now when he's n...

Joe's Jeans Studded Belt

Joe's Jeans Studded Belt

Every once in a while, the only therapy that works is freeing your inner rock star. If you happen to be one of the few plagued with the inability to dust fannys, your only option is to upgrade your wardrobe. Try as you might, you'll never be able to pull off spandex or a shiny sc...

Rebicyclist Tire Belts

Rebicyclist Tire Belts

To go with your collection of bicycle inner tube belts check out Rebicyclist Tire Belts. Each belt made by environmentally conscious bike enthusiast Julien Jaborska uses different types of tires for unique looks. Choose a belt based on the type of bike you ride or based on the st...

Foster Weld Co Belt Buckles

Foster Weld Co Belt Buckles

If you see hand grinders, machine tools and plasma cutters as art supplies rather than tools then you'll love the distinctive gritty style of Foster Weld Co Belt Buckles. No two look exactly the same because they are hand crafted, hand painted and hand distressed by creative guys...

Jiro Belts

Jiro Belts

Get a sharp Italian belt without the usual sharp Italian leather price tag thanks to Jiro Belts. For what is apparently the going rate for bike tire belts, you can have a stylish one-of-a-kind bike tire belt that proudly shows off the scratches and logos from its previous life. N...

Robert Graham Leather Belts

Robert Graham Leather Belts

We probably don't have to remind you that cool belts go a long way to add some character to your style. A simple pair of jeans with a black button-up shirt looks a bit bland but add a cool belt and you've got something noteworthy. Robert Graham offers an assortment of leather bel...

Randitan License Plate Belt Buckles

Randitan License Plate Belt Buckles

Collecting old license plates can be fun, but once you have them all, what the heck are you going to do with ‘em? One creative artist decided to create modern tiled belt buckles out of vintage license plates from all over the country. Each belt uses a variety of colors and patt...

Lowlife Razor Blade Bottle Opener Buckle

Lowlife Razor Blade Bottle Opener Buckle

There might not be anything cooler than a gunmetal belt buckle shaped like a razor blade... unless of course it also doubles as a beer bottle opener. The Lowlife Razor Blade Bottle Opener Buckle is the epitome of awesome mancessories by letting you open beers with your belt buckl...