Malvaux Number 1 Knife

Malvaux Number 1 Knife

Designed to tackle the two weak spots of the classic Swiss Army knife (ergonomics and blade opening), Malvaux built the Number 1 Knife. The first thing you'll notice about the knife is the non-traditional bent design. It seems odd at first, but it removes the fingernail opening s...

STEAL: Every Watch in Our Shop Is Now on Sale

STEAL: Every Watch in Our Shop Is Now on Sale

Make 2017 the year you stop relying on your phone for so damn much. A reasonable first step, we think, is picking up a new watch—and, boy, are you in luck. From now until Tuesday at 1 p.m. EST, every single watch in the Cool Material Shop is on sale. Yup, drop a new timepiece on your wrist and save up to 32% in the process. As always, everything is subject to availability, so hit up the shop now and snag your favorite before it’s gone.

Shinola Titanium 765 Pocket Knife

Shinola Titanium 765 Pocket Knife

Shinola has collaborated with iconic knife manufacturer Benchmade to create great pieces before, but their most recent knife would be suitable for even Bruce Wayne's EDC. The Shinola + Benchmade titanium 765 pocket knife features a 3.24" M390 steel blade in a durable flagship tit...

Grovemade Pocket Knife

Grovemade Pocket Knife

Grovemade is expanding their lineup of useful EDC goods (like the bottle opening key ring) to include a modern pocket knife inspired by the classic Japanese Higonokami design. In true Grovemade fashion, their Pocket Knife is entirely made in the USA and features a hand-sharpened ...

How to Sharpen a Pocket Knife

How to Sharpen a Pocket Knife

It's often said that a dull knife is more dangerous than a sharp one. While we'd argue all knives are dangerous in their own right, there is some truth to the old line. Because a dull, jagged blade doesn't glide as easily, it has a tendency to snag and get caught in the materia...

Swiza Swiss Army Knives

Swiza Swiss Army Knives

The classic Swiss Army knife was probably the first pocket knife you ever owned. Maybe you got it from your pops; maybe you earned it during Scouts; maybe you just shelled out some of your cash for one. Whatever the case, the utility knife holds a special place in all of our hea...

Papagayo Skinny Knife

Papagayo Skinny Knife

Like the standard Papagayo Pocket Knife before it, this Skinny version eschews elaborate details and unnecessary add-ons in favor of a simple design. But while simple, it’s far from boring. The single 420 stainless steel blade is titanium-coated and holstered in a sleek, minima...

Laguiole Open Spaces Knife

Laguiole Open Spaces Knife

There’s a world of adventure out there, just make sure you’re equipped before exploring it. The Laguiole Open Spaces Knife is designed for those who run toward the wilderness. The semi-serrated blade and the folding saw are crafted to handle tough cuts other pocket knives can...

The Papagayo Pocket Knife

The Papagayo Pocket Knife

Simple doesn’t have to mean boring. This Papagayo Pocket Knife is designed to be a basic, do-everything blade that just happens to be housed in an eye-catching handle. Eschewing elaborate details and unnecessary add-ons, the single blade simply acts as your trusty sidekick at a...

Barrow Multi-Tool

Barrow Multi-Tool

Pop a can of beans around the campfire? Done. Snip the string hanging from the seam of your shirt? Got it. Open a bottle of wine for an impromptu date? The Barrow Multi-Tool is there for you. Designed to fit comfortably in the hand, the surprisingly affordable pocket device packs...

Raw Steel Higonokami Pocket Knife

Raw Steel Higonokami Pocket Knife

The Higonokami knife was originally made in Japan in the late 1800s and is characterized by its lack of a locking mechanism and simple design. The style was exceedingly popular in Japan until 1961 when the blades were banned. Still, a few craftsmen carry on the tradition today. T...

The Pocket Knife Sale

The Pocket Knife Sale

A pocket knife is one of the most basic tools a man could need. It's also the most useful. Before all the outdoor excursions you embark on this summer, consider refreshing your tool of choice. Right now, all pocket knives are on sale in the Cool Material Shop, which means it's...

Higonokami Mini Knife

Higonokami Mini Knife

The higonokami knife was originally made in Japan starting in the late 1800s and is characterized by its lack of a locking mechanism and simple, protruding tang. The style was exceedingly popular in Japan until 1961 when blades were banned. Still, a few craftsmen carry on the tra...