The Everyday Carry Manifesto

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While a person’s everyday carry—EDC—may be first and foremost a collection of items, what we choose to carry every day signifies the way we choose to live our lives. An EDC represents a sense of ownership, personal responsibility, and the baggage we choose to maintain to improve and enrich our day-to-day existence.  A proper EDC…

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5 paperback notebooks

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You don’t have to be a writer to include a notebook in your everyday carry (although for those of us who are writers, it’s a no-brainer). Despite the many great note-taking apps available for smartphones, there’s something satisfying about the tactile experience of jotting down thoughts, lists and more into a notebook. The problem is that there…

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In Sight | Warby Parker

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Warby Parker is an eyewear company with a unique, free try-at-home service—pick out five frames, and they’ll mail them to you so you can try them out for five days. I visited the website and picked out five of my favorites. Within about three days, the box was here. (I don’t know about you, but…

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The Skinth

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While there are several companies with unique EDC storage solutions, the Skinth has EDC storage down to a science. Available in various sizes and colors, it’s essentially customizable in every way. Notable models are the Juice Box, the Smartphone, and the Trail Blazer (pictured above). It can be worn on a belt or clipped to the inside of a bag. Customer testimonies acknowledge…

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