While cufflinks are not mandatory every time you wear a dress suit, they can be an amazing opportunity to tell people around something about you! And not only, sometimes, they can be a real life saver! From danger whistles to USB storage, from calendar to carpenter levels and rulers, from thermometers to cigar punches, lighters and dices, these little stylish accessories can help you save the day!
For that matter we compiled below the coolest functional cufflinks we found around! Check them out after the break and let us know what’s your favorite pair of cufflinks!
Get a gorgeous vintage leather bag to pass on to your grandchildren!
Either you know it or not!!! you like it or not, you need to carry an impressive amount of gear on you every day! Just think about it: you have your laptop, mouse and laptop adapter, then you have your smartphone and wallet, sunglasses with their bulky protection case, phone charger (or at least a USB cable), and, if you’re tired paying those premium prices to have a decent lunch downtown, you’ll also carry at least a bottle of water, a sandwich and a couple of fruits!
And this is where Harmattan comes into the game! Their new line of city and travel bags are design around day-to-day needs. Handmade of premium vegetable tanned saddle leather, the Harmattan collection comes with 4 lines of bags totaling 14 designs. The bags are made of light brown leather and can easily be darkened by using various treatments and waxes.
The Harmattan Messengers bags come in 5 models and feature one or two roomy main compartments for your main gear such as laptop, tablet charger, etc … and one or two smaller pockets (depending on the model) for smaller gear you need quick access to. The Specials line targets the professional on the road and sports a camera bag, a cyclist bag, a Blueprint tube for architects as well as a roomy weekender for business trips. If that’s not enough for you, keep reading and check the Backpack line which includes 3 different designs: The Hip, The Archer and The Backpacker.
Ladies, don’t feel left aside! Harmattan has your back covered with two fancy models: The Fashionista and The Companion!
All Harmattan products come with Lifetime Warranty and premium packaging including an owner’s card, a leather sample for testing various leather treatments, a dust bag and a key fob label. So, what are you waiting for? Check them out right away and let me know your thoughts in the comments bellow!
Handmade of natural 100% vegetable tanned leather, the 4Style Duffel bag sports a unique durable construction with a main double zipper opening for easy access to your stuff, two easy access front pockets for smaller gear such as phones, keys, documents, charger, features double stitched and rivets reinforced straps and compartments for extended durability and comes in two colors: red rum and black.
The Chivote 4Style is in available at Kickstarter, the project already reached it’s funding cap and you can order yours for only $279. Check it out!
Handmade in UK of one single piece of cork leather, the Origami One is a cool bifold wallet designed to carry daily gear in style!
The Origami One sports a stitchless slim design (only 15mm loaded with 5 bank card, a couple of business cards and some banknotes), features two main pockets and a main banknote compartment, ribbed top edge, laser engraved logo and pocket details and can easily fit most bills sizes. Cool, isn’t it? Check out the product page for more info and to order yours!
Rock this side of the galaxy with the new Star Wars Electric Guitars from Rainy Day Instruments!
Handmade from recycled or used instrument parts, the Star Wars guitars feature beautiful designs inspired from the coolest Star Wars characters: C3PO and Darth Vader! If you ask me, R2D2 would have been a must for this collection, but hey, life is not always fair! “R2-D2, where are you?” as our bellowed C3PO would say …
The Transformer Backpack from Dominator.cc is one of the coolest gear carriers we saw lately! Featuring a colorful Day of The Dead print, the Transformer sports a dual design and can easily be be used as a backpack or as a messenger bag as the situation requires!
The Transformer is made of high quality moisture and dust resistant Turkish leather, sports two side pockets for smartphones and small gear, a front larger pocket for documents, wallets, sunglasses or larger gear and a main compartment designed to bigger stuff, including laptops up to 15-in. An internal zipper compartment allows you to securely store keys, ID cards as well as other sensitive pieces.
The backpack is entirely hand made and sports a beautiful Calavera Skull pyrogravure print mixed with flowers of the Dead attracting souls into it. Cool, check it out …
The CamCarry is designed to protect your photo camera in style while you’re roaming around chasing the perfect shot. The photo camera bag is handmade of high quality Red Rum or Black vegetable tanned leather, sports a main camera compartment built to accommodate a DSLR with a regular size lens mounted, a small internal pocket for smaller gear such as SD cards, extra batteries or a pair of headphones as well as three elastic bands hooked on the the leather cap that can easily hold a couple of charging, data or HDMI cables.
Check it out – the Chivote CamCarry is in project mode at KickStarter, you can secure your favorite color for an early bird price of $88 US and it is guaranteed for delivery in April-May 2015 (the project already over-passed the funding cap).