Wednesday, December 7, 2016

Giftsperations:Guys On The Go

Part One:
ENO HAMMOCKS, NDK Nidecker Design, Real Deal Brazil, Truce Designs, Mafia Bags, Mountain Khakis-Duluth Pack

Going outdoors...for fun, work, leisure and travel-welcomes stylish gift ideas for the guys on the go...
ENO -(aka Eagles Nest Outfitters) proves that colorful hammocks makes hanging out outdoors worth a gift -single nests-double nests..and even a quilted one The Blaze-ripstop nylon shell, DWR  finish and shock cord suspension rails for easy set-up. $299.95

travel and work worthy-handsome NDK  Nidecker Design by Buxton-Cosmopolitan Collection-Crossbody and Travel Kits... plus Backpack -pictured $85 that features signature waterproof lining, padded pocket (up to 15" laptop), multiple interior zip pockets, outer zip  pocket, faux leather trim, gun metal hardware, and signature zipper pull and buckle. In the front-travel kit  $35 spacious interior for stuff with similar construction features including waterproof lining.

REAL DEAL BRAZIL-a fav of NYers we know-uses recycled thick canvas tarp tops from Brazilian trucks...and makes them into backpacks, totes, shoulder bag, and zip duffel. PLUS-the great REAL DEAL ORIGINAL hat $39.99-pictured above-less the twinkie holders-made especially for 
TRUCE Designs-now part of B-C Trew Gear-re-purposed retired sail cloths made of UV resistant-water tough DACRON...and makes durable and colorfully unique-with new buckles, trims,  and webbing. Above-really limited edition-this hauler is made from the sailcloth (specifically made from single piece of UHMWPE Spectra/Dyneema®/Cuben fiber reinforced with carbon fiber and Kevlar®). day. from a defending America Cup competing ship-actually can own a piece of history! And has a moisture wicking lumbar pad for comfy carry-and the shoulder straps tuck away-for carry on option.  2 exterior zipped pockets, adjustable sternum strap doubles as whistle, Cilogear's unobtrusive Dee-Clip compression system...and 2 Dee-Clip  straps and web belt included. COOL. In sizes S-M-L-made in Portland.

Truce Designs: Drop Liner Backpacks start at $260

Mafia Bags out of San Fran-re purposed sailcloths and hand stitches haulers- in their hometown workshop...including duffles...Tubo Unique Idea 911 $198-with a fully lined waterproof interior,...made form a combo of kite and boat sails.
Mafia Bag Backpacks.splashy color blocks...shape above Discover Packs $172-medium size with  top pocket,  interior padded sleeve,  and a water bottle holder. FYI-one can donate a sail too...great way to spare landfills.

Mountain Khakis collaboration with Duluth-resulted in a bunch of handsome-collectible carriers including this stunner-a Sportsmen's duffel made of 100% American Bison-made in the USA. Nice hardware, black calfskin leather trim, custom MK topographic map interior cotton lining, rolled leather handles, dust flap,  two internal side slip pockets. , webbed shoulder strap w/ padded bison leather pad. Lifetime guarantee! $599.95