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We’re constantly on the hunt for great products. It’s kinda our job. And when we find truly exceptional items, we bring them into the Cool Material Shop to offer you a one-stop spot for all the gear we love. It’s perfect for knocking out some holiday shopping—even if those gifts are for yourself. Here are some of our favorites.

waxedcanvas

Waxed Canvas Knife Roll

The best knife is the one you have with you. But why settle for one knife? With our Waxed Canvas Knife Roll, you can comfortably tote up to seven knives and one sharpening stone wherever you explore. And for the times you’re not exploring, it makes for a sharp display piece. Each is handmade in California.

$49
nightcable

Night Cable

It’s time to put an end to charging cables falling behind your headboard or nightstand. With the Night Cable, your charging cable will stay in place after you unplug. Plus, at 10 feet long, it can actually reach outlets, unlike the one supplied by Apple.

$40
metallicgamesets

Metallic Game Sets

Whether you choose the Chess & Checkers set or the Backgammon set, you’ll be giving a board game with far more style than the ones from their youth. These Metallic Game Sets come packed in display-worthy boxes, and they feature gaming pieces that look much sleeker than the candy-colored ones of old.

$29
fishflask

Fish Flask

For those who drink like a fish, give them the appropriate flask. The Fish Flask is a whimsical way for them to imbibe while fishing.

$30
collarstay

Collar Stay Punch

A collar stay is the kind of thing you don’t appreciate until you lose one. When one collar is flapping in the wind, they’ll be happy they have the Collar Stay Punch. The clever device punches fresh collar stays out of old credit and gift cards.

$30
sevenkingdoms

The Seven Kingdoms Mug

For the guy who shuts off his phone during Game of Thrones, let him drink his ale appropriately. The Seven Kingdoms Mugs is handmade from real cattle horn and no two are alike. Just like the mugs used in the show, The Seven Kingdoms Mug is perfect for toasting over a few roast chickens.

$50
flask

English Pewter Hammered Flask

English pewter is not the same as the cheap pewter you see being pushed at the mall this time of year. English pewter has to meet strict guidelines and pass a screening by the Worshipful Company of Pewterers in London. It’s far more prized. This English Pewter Hammered Flask is perfect for bringing a little of that quality into taking a nip

$80
gentleman’s

The Gentleman’s Guide to Cocktails

Not only is this a fantastic bar book, but it’s stylish enough to put on display next to a pair of fine tumblers. Clad in leather, The Gentleman’s Guide to Cocktails will help that budding mixologist whip up over 150 drinks.

$70
sharkjaw

Shark Jaw Bottle Opener

There are times when they can’t wait to get their lips on a fresh beer. For those parched moments, let them ferociously sink some teeth into that bottle with the Shark Jaw Bottle Opener. The gold finish and sturdy design will make it an eye-catching number for years to come.  

$10
waxedcanvaswatch

Waxed Canvas Watch Roll

Another collaboration with Bradley Mountain, this Waxed Canvas Watch Roll is designed for the jet-setting watch fanatic. The durable canvas holds up to 6 watches and rolls up for easy transport. Each is handmade in the USA and designed to last a lifetime.

$49
cigarpunch

Cigar Punch Cufflinks

A celebratory cigar is a common occurrence at fancy events. If that person on your list isn’t one  to carry a punch with them, give them these cufflinks. This pair of Cigar Punch Cufflinks will allow them to get their cigar going after a bunch are passed around.

$30
Cool-Material-a

When it comes to keeping track of the time–whether you’re traveling around the world or surviving for months in the woods–there’s no substitute for a good watch. That’s where the Vaer D4 Solar Dive Watch comes in. Powered by light (sun, lamps, candles or anything of the like) and assembled in the USA, this 20ATM watch has a double-domed sapphire crystal, 2 interchangeable straps and the ability to function stylishly in any condition including extreme ocean depths. Even better, pricing starts at just $329 (with free shipping & returns), so get your new Vaer watch today.