Gift Guide | 7 Everyday Carry (EDC) Gift Ideas

It’s that time of the year when we’re thinking of buying presents and wondering what’s the best item to get for our loved ones. Just like last year, we decided to do a series of gift guides in order to make this task an easier and more productive experience for you. For the first one, we’re going with EDC items (Every Day Carry). So, check our list and stop wasting time:

1 – Horween Leather Timex Chronograph

Gift Guide | Everyday Carry

Available in a variety of dial colors, this Timex watch is very similar to their updated Weekender 40. What makes this one stand out is the functioning chronograph. It has a 40mm face and uses Horween leather for its construction. Another handy feature is the adjustable band length, allowing it to fit almost any wrist.

BUY | $95.98

2 – Ridge Wallet

Ridge Wallet

Perfect for carrying cards and cash, Ridge Wallet also has a tough construction. Depending on your needs, you can get it in aluminum, lightweight titanium, or carbon fiber. Elastic band and steel clip are there for cash, while the wallet perfectly fits up to 12 cards. It’s very slim and fits into a pocket, offers RFID protection and thanks to its design, you won’t struggle getting the cards out. Available in three colors- black, grey and white.

BUY | $57.98+

3 – Tesla Coil Rechargeable Lighter

Tesla Coil Rechargeable Lighter

This lighter looks and acts tough while weighing only 3 oz. To use it, just click the side button and once you do, it will light. It uses a battery to work, so in order to charge it, simply use a USB. When charged, it can last for 100 – 300 uses or an entire week. What makes this lighter stand out is also the fact it’s windproof, eco-friendly and cost-efficient. You can get it in gold, silver and dark grey.

BUY | $22.99

4 – Big Idea Design 13-in-1 Titanium Tool

Big Idea Design 13-in-1 Titanium Tool

That’s right, you saw it well, this Big Idea Design slim tool is packed with 13 functions. It includes a bottle opener, flat and wide head screwdriver, internal magnet, hex bit opening, measurement cues, mini pry bar, scraper edge, stainless steel insert, paracord lanyard, key ring opening and universal wrench. It also fits standard utility razor blades. just like the name says, the body uses solid titanium construction, making it a perfect everyday carry essential.

BUY | $69

5 – Kershaw Ken Onion Blur Folding Knife

Kershaw Ken Onion Blur Folding Knife

With over 1600 reviews giving it an average of five stars on Amazon, this knife is not a joke. It has a stainless steel blade that won’t corrode or lose its hardness. You can easily open it with one hand and use it both for slicing and piercing. The anodized aluminum handle is additionally reinforced with grip-tape inserts. Not to forget the SpeedSafe mechanism, inset liner lock and reversible pocket clip. Available in 4 colors.

BUY | $61.60

6 – Gerber Impromptu Tactical Pen

Gerber Impromptu Tactical Pen

This tactical pen isn’t by any means a typical pen for taking notes. It’s designed together with law enforcement professionals to serve as a utilitarian tool. The pen has a rugged, machined steel body that is suitable for any outdoor environment. Wherever you put it, be sure it won’t get damaged. Furthermore, it comes with a stainless steel pocket clip. Since you never know where you’ll end up, the integrated glass-breaker tip is there to get you out of trouble. 

BUY | $34.90

7 – Nitecore SRT3 ‘Defender’ Flashlight

Gift Guide | Everyday Carry

The last thing on the list is a super bright 550 lumens flashlight. The Defender comes with 6 different modes so you can use it both for finding your way at night or defending yourself by temporarily blinding your attacker. It has a reach of 440 feet. As for the body, it’s made of aero-grade aluminum alloy. It also features a stainless steel ring and ultra-clear mineral glass. You can submerse it two meters under the water and it will still work.

BUY | $71.46+

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