Everyday Carry: Raw Hide

There’s a good reason that leather is still one of the most widely used manufacturing materials in the world. For one, it’s easy to cultivate. But, more than that, it’s incredibly reliable, versatile, and beautiful. In fact, it’s one of those few things that actually gets better with age. In regards to natural fabrics, there’s really nothing that can compare. Best of all, the wide variety of types and colors means you can match it with just about any other material you can get your hands on. It’s for these reasons and more that we suggest everyone incorporate it into your everyday carry where appropriate. This week’s EDC loadout was designed to show you how one might do so with a collection of functional and stylish tools.

The Tin Mill Key Safe

Never be without a stash of cash, aspirin, or whatever else you can fit in this stainless steel and waterproof keychain screw-top safe. It’s hardly obtrusive and can go a long way toward helping you be prepared for anything.

Purchase: $24.95

Karas Kustoms EDK Pen

Constructed from lightweight 6061 aluminum and tumble-finished, this compact clicker pen is a durable and dependable EDC accessory. It’s also compatible with any Parker compatible refill, so you’ll never have trouble keeping it loaded with ink.

Purchase: $60

Dango T01 Tactical Multi-Tool Wallet

The best multi-tool is the one you always have on you. And that’s a much easier endeavor if it’s a part of your wallet. This handy one is made by team at Dango Wallets from high grain leather, aerospace aluminum, and high carbon steel. And the included multi-tool boasts a whopping 14 different functions.

Purchase: $89

Jack Mason A101 Aviator Watch

Inspired by the instrument gauges found within an aircraft cockpit, Jack Mason’s¬†stylish watch features a stainless steel case, a comfortable leather band, and a reliable Japanese quartz movement. It’s also water resistant up to 100 meters, so don’t be afraid of getting it wet.

Purchase: $185