Listen, pocket knives that sport a ton of different tools are great and we're glad we own one, but you're always going to have those couple of attachments you never use. We're still questionable on reusing a toothpick for years of our life. Switch is a pocket knife that lets you choose just the tools you want. It comes ... continue reading
Yes, these are multi-tools. No there are no hidden wrenches or protracting rulers tucked away that you can't see. They are simple, beautiful, and damn near indestructible everyday tools without all the bells and whistles you might expect. The Solid line from Portland-based, Industry, are stripped down to the most essential ... continue reading
After Nice Laundry launched their Spring/Summer 2014 collection, they sold out of things within 24 hours. Now that they're are back in stock, grab as much as you possibly can before they're long gone. Check out their "Sock Drawer Makeover", which is 18 pairs of fresh, high-quality socks for $99 with free shipping, a fraction of the price you'd pay elsewhere. Plus, they'll recycle all of your old socks for free--whether you're a Rebel or a Prepster, that's some Spring Cleaning you'll actually do this year. Cool Material readers can receive a special, limited-edition bonus pair with their first order. ... check it out
We’ve been known to enjoy a beer or three on occasion. Seeing as how this is Cool Material after all, it should come as no surprise that we have a pretty expansive collection of openers at our disposal. Some beers call for knuckles, others for knives and sometimes we even open a brew or two with a collar stay. Even ... continue reading
Now when someone asks you to fix them a salad, you'll have the right tools for the job. These salad wrenches are made of hard wood, and even though they look like the real deal, you probably wouldn't want to use them for any plumbing projects.
Nothing's worse than going to the lake for a few hours while your camping and coming back to a ransacked campsite. Or how about waking up to finish up that backyard project and finding that someone walked off with all of your tools? Don't be caught off guard again with the Yeti Portable Security System. This handy ... continue reading
Alright, let's face it. What human really wants to clean out the gutters of their house? Not many. But there is a robot that might get the job done For $100, the iRobot Looj Gutter Cleaner claims he can blast out debris, clogs and sludge and will brush your gutters clean. It even includes a Holster for hands-free ... continue reading
This stainless steel 9 in 1 tool comes packed with a hammer, pliers, knife, scissors, saw blade, file, flat head and Phillips screwdrivers. Whatever project you take on, this will get you through it. The nylon carrying case with belt loop is great to bring it with you wherever you go so that you will always be prepared.
These stainless steel scissors do more than just cut paper. You can flip open paint lids, screw-tops, and even crack open a bottle of suds with this multi-tasker. Designed in Japan, they are useful either in the kitchen, by the barbeque, or in the garage. Just watch your fingers.
Meet every outdoorsman's new best friend. This multi-use tool features a sharp blade, screwdriver bits, needle nose and regular pliers, and wire cutters. I challenge you to find a job this won't help you handle. The tungsten coating will keep it looking like new and prevent damage if you tend to get a little rough. ... continue reading
Cooking in the kitchen is only fun when it is easy. When the process of creating your mealtime masterpiece becomes laborious, much of the joy goes out of the venture. This is why Herb Snips kitchen scissors are so helpful. They can easily chop or mince herbs and trimmings in seconds making your kitchen time more productive ... continue reading