Cool Material Liquid error: Could not find asset snippets/shopdesc.liquid Cool Material en-us Copyright 2016 Cool Material <![CDATA[Black Ruler - 12 inch]]> Black Ruler - 12 inch

Black Ruler - 12 inch


Sooner or later, you're going to need measure something at your desk, draw a straight line or accurately cut something out with a hobby knife. You need a ruler. Skip the multi-colored monstrosities you grew up with in favor of this matte black 12in / ~30cm ruler. The minimal straight-edge is made of plastic that's been laser cut and etched for maximum accuracy and usability, and each of the numbers is cut out for visibility sake. Handmade Black acrylic Made in Canada

<![CDATA[Leather Keychain Ruler]]> Leather Keychain Ruler

Leather Keychain Ruler


Whether you do it in a bag, pocket or around a belt loop, everyone needs to carry keys. If you're looking for an alternative to a carabiner, or a replacement for a fob already on your keys, you need to think about picking up something like this Leather Keychain Ruler. Made in the US in small batches from leather and individually numbered, each of these Keychain Rulers looks great on your keys, makes them easy to find and, most importantly, includes a 6 inch ruler for measuring on the go. Made in the USA 6" ruler Leather

<![CDATA[Folding Step Stool]]> Folding Step Stool

Folding Step Stool


At some point, even the tallest of us need some assistance getting to items that are just out of reach. For all those situations that call for a step stool and not a ladder, this black Rhino II Step Stool is the perfect solution. The folding step stool has a handle for easy carrying, anti slip rubber feet and a durable design built to hold up to 300lbs. When you take it out from the behind the seat of your car, next to your fridge or under your desk and unfold it, you'll get an extra 8.5" of height. Holds up to 300-pounds Folds up Easy carrying handle

<![CDATA[Ruler Pencils 5-Pack]]> Ruler Pencils 5-Pack

Ruler Pencils 5-Pack


Each of the Ruler Pencils in this 5 pack combines the ruler aspect you'll find on common carpenter pencils with the more familiar shape of a standard number 2. Printed with approximately six inches of measurements in both inches and centimeters, each Ruler Pencil does double duty as a measuring and marking device... even though you obviously can't use both aspects at the same time. Sold in 5-Packs 15cm

<![CDATA[Jack Puzzle]]> Jack Puzzle

Jack Puzzle


Exactingly milled by a skilled machinist in Rhode Island, each one pound Jack Puzzle is composed of six interlocking pieces of solid cartridge brass that, when assembled, measure 3" x 3" x 3". Part confounding sculpture, desk object, distraction and paperweight, each Jack Puzzle is as interesting to look at as it is fun to play with. And yes, assembly instructions are included just in case. Good luck. Solid Cartridge Brass Bull-nose ends, lathe cut Made in the USA

<![CDATA[Fish Flask]]> Fish Flask

Fish Flask


Fishing is an exercise in patience. You cast a line, you sit, you wait—and that’s why you bring alcohol. For a drinking vessel appropriate for a day at sea or one perched by the water’s edge, may we recommend the Fish Flask. The 4 oz. stainless steel flask holds enough hooch to keep you warm until you reel in your catch of the day. Time to make some room in your tackle box. Stainless steel 4 oz. Twist-off cap 8.25" x 1.25" x 2.5" Hand wash only

<![CDATA[Geometric Drink Rocks]]> Geometric Drink Rocks

Geometric Drink Rocks


You probably already know that drink stones slightly chill your beverage without watering it down. That’s the point. But they can also do something else—start a conversation. And few do that better than these Geometric Drink Rocks. Each set includes four different shapes, all crafted from soapstone and marble and finished by hand. They drop the temp of that whiskey ever so slightly while garnering the attention of everyone in the room. Simply keep them in the freezer until you’re ready to put one in your glass to take some of the heat off that scotch. They’ll help start a conversation long before you’re on your second pour. Details Set of four Material: Soapstone and Marble Finished by hand Approximately 2” x 2” x 1.8” Soapstone is nonporous and will not affect the flavor or aroma of your drink

<![CDATA[Coast Coasters]]> Coast Coasters

Coast Coasters


Whether you hail from the streets of New York City or were raised alongside the beaches of California, we’ve got the perfect place for you to rest your next cold one. These Coast Coasters allow you to display a little coastal pride when you’re knocking back a Brooklyn Lager or a Stone IPA. Both the East Coasters and the West Coasters are made in America out of baltic birch and have been given a moisture resistant finish to keep them looking good for pints to come. Sold in sets of four. Details Made in the USA Baltic birch Set of four 5.5” x 5.5” (East Coast) 4” x 5” (West Coast)

<![CDATA[Bison Business Card Case - Golden Tan]]> Bison Business Card Case - Golden Tan

Bison Business Card Case - Golden Tan


The WW1 era military issue "khaki set" was a shaving kit popular back in the day, which also happens to be the design inspiration for this Bison Business Card Case. Made with Horween Leather enriched with waxes and oils, this scratch resistant snap close case is handcrafted in the USA with no linings, rubber or glue and designed to hold a whole slew of business cards or a few credit cards and some folded cash.

<![CDATA[Word. Notebooks Dot Grid]]> Word. Notebooks Dot Grid

Word. Notebooks Dot Grid


We’re not always ones to stay within the lines. We sketch. We draw. We design. That’s why, for the latest edition of Word. Notebooks, we’ve ditched the classic bullet point system and created our first pocket notebook specifically for artists. This is Dot Grid. Not only is each 48-page Dot Grid notebook ready to be filled with sketches, mockups, and designs, but the cover keeps the same pattern so you can customize the front and back of each one you use. In place of the note-taking tips normally found in the back, we’ve added a 5” ruler for projects that take you off the page. Since inspiration can strike at any time, keep a Dot Grid notebook with you. Made in the USA 48 pages 5mm spaced dot grid pattern

<![CDATA[USA Beer Cap Map]]> USA Beer Cap Map

USA Beer Cap Map


Remember the map you filled out with state quarters when they were released? Well, that's the idea behind these maps, only you're not using money, you're using the caps from beers you've consumed. Beer Cap Maps allow you to display bottle caps from each state's finest breweries. Each is made in Wisconsin with wood that's been sealed for protection. Each US map will come with several small holes so you can hang it up and put your drunken hard work on display. Details Laser Cut 38in x 25in Full wood construction Made in the USA Due to the large size, this item is not shipped internationally.

<![CDATA[The Scribbler Pouch]]> The Scribbler Pouch

The Scribbler Pouch


For the writer on the go, there’s The Scribbler Pouch. Beautifully made from waxed canvas, leather from a WWII gun sling, and a vintage zipper, the pouch is designed to hold a collection of writing instruments and tools. Ideal for tossing in a work bag, backpack, or just carrying around for the times when inspiration strikes. Details Waxed canvas Leather from a WWII gun sling Vintage zipper 8” x 5” x 1” Made in the USA

<![CDATA[Wax Canvas Pouch]]> Wax Canvas Pouch

Wax Canvas Pouch


This isn’t the pencil case you carried around between classes in elementary school. This Waxed Canvas Pouch is a grown-up, durable tool holder for lugging around important items on the daily. Crafted from waxed canvas, leather from a WWII gun sling, vintage brass rivets, and an old zipper, the pouch is ideal for writing instruments, notebooks, small tools, electronics, and other everyday carry gear. The durable waxed canvas guarantees the pouch will last for the rest of your life. Details Waxed canvas Leather from a WWII gun sling 12” x 7.5” x 1.5” Made in the USA

<![CDATA[Fisher Zero Gravity Pen]]> Fisher Zero Gravity Pen

Fisher Zero Gravity Pen


Most pens aren’t designed for extreme situations and less-than-optimal conditions. They leak, stop writing, and generally fall apart when conditions aren’t pristine. Not only does this pen look tough enough to handle these challenges, it actually can. The Matte Black Zero Gravity Pen can write on wet paper, in extreme heat or extreme cold, over grease, and at any angle, even upside down. Each is made in the USA and ready for any task you throw its way Details Made in the USA 5 ½” Fisher SPR4 cartridge

<![CDATA[Fisher M4B Stealth]]> Fisher M4B Stealth

Fisher M4B Stealth


Not every space pen has to look like some futuristic writing instrument. The M4B blends the benefits of a space pen—they can write upside down, from any angle, under water, over grease, and at extreme temperatures—with the style of a sleek and simple writing instrument. The cap activation extends and retracts the point, and the M4B allows you to write three times longer than the average pen. Made in the USA with recyclable parts. Details Made in the USA Space Pen Fisher PR4 cartridge

<![CDATA[Cool Material Gift Card]]> Cool Material Gift Card

Cool Material Gift Card

$15.00 - $200.00

Shopping for someone else but not sure what to give them? Give them the gift of choice with a Cool Material Gift Card. Cool Material Gift Cards do not expire. Directions:1. Order a gift card of your desired amount.2. Upon completing your order, you'll receive your Gift Card via email.3. Use this email to forward the Gift Card to a recipient of your choice (or) use the provided secure URL to share, print and check the updated balance of the Gift Card. Only valid on items found in the Cool Material Shop.

<![CDATA[Gun Cylinder Pen Holder]]> Gun Cylinder Pen Holder

Gun Cylinder Pen Holder


The pen may be mightier than the sword, but we're not sure how that Bic would fare against a loaded handgun. This Gun Cylinder Pen Holder is a sign that your words mean business. The cast aluminum desk accessory can store six or more of your writing weapons depending on their size. The Gun Cylinder Pen Holder is a nice little work space accoutrement for the dude who's serious about his work . . . deadly serious. Details Cast Aluminium 2.75in W x 3.5in H Holds 6 pens  

<![CDATA[The Desk Caddy]]> The Desk Caddy

The Desk Caddy

$49.95 - $119.95

For a rustic way to store all those stray pens, scissors, and desk accessories, slap The Desk Caddy down on top of your work space. Available in three different sizes (Medium, Large, and Epic), each Desk Caddy is made from reclaimed wood from houses in Philadelphia that were built back in the 1800′s. Each is hand-rubbed with natural tung oil for a durable finish and to make your new desk mate water-resistant. What you’ll get is a much more stylish way to keep all your work tools in check. Perfect for any office, garage, and definitely a great fit for any artist or designer’s studio. Details Medium: 6" x 4" x 2 3/4" / 15.24 x 10.16 x 6.985 cm, 7 holes Large: 10" x 4" x 2 3/4" / 25.4 x 10.16 x 6.985 cm, 12 holes Epic: 24" x 4 1/2" x 2 3/4" 24 / 60.96 x 11.43...

<![CDATA[Machined Bolt Action Pen]]> Machined Bolt Action Pen

Machined Bolt Action Pen

$69.95 - $119.95

If you've graduated from using just hotel freebie pens and are in the market for a new writing instrument, check out the Machined Bolt Pen by Karas Kustoms. The machined pen's bolt action makes it fairly addictive to flick open and shut. There’s no finish used, so depending on the material you choose--brass, aluminum or copper--it will age nicely and add a bit of unique character over time. Made in the USA, the Machined Bolt Pen will take any Parker ballpoint compatible refill. Each features a stainless clip and will feel substantial in your hand. It's an ultra durable instrument that looks flat out awesome. Details Machined from solid brass, copper or aluminum Aluminum is 1.1 oz, Copper and Brass each are 2.8 oz Uses any Parker ballpoint compatible refill Made in the USA

<![CDATA[Word. Notebooks (3 Pack)]]> Word. Notebooks (3 Pack)

Word. Notebooks (3 Pack)


We go through pocket notebooks at an alarming rate. Yeah, we know there are those who have ditched pen and paper altogether, but we still enjoy tracking our daily tasks a bit less digitally. Word. Notebooks were designed for just this purpose. Their unique bullet point system helps you keep track of all the little things you have going on your to-do list. Sold in packs of three, each 48-page pocket notebook is ideal for keeping tabs on what you've got to get done. Made in the USA and available in a variety of colors and patterns, Word. Notebooks were made with style and function in mind. Details Made in USA 3.5" x 5.5" 48 pages, lined Sold in 3-Packs    Related: Word. Notebooks Leather Covers

<![CDATA[Camera Lens Mug]]> Camera Lens Mug

Camera Lens Mug


Photography is like surfing, there’s a lot of waiting between the action. While trying to ride some waves, at least your down time is occupied by strenuous paddling, while awaiting the perfect shot, you’re just plain sitting there. That kind of fortitude requires assistance, and we usually turn to a cup of Brazilian Roast to get us through. What better way to consume said morning brew than in this Into Focus Mug. It will get your mind back into focus while trying to tackle your daily office tasks or daylong photo shoot in the Sahara. The mug comes with a lid to keep your coffee warm while you’re not consuming it and is dishwasher safe. Drink up and clear the blurriness from your brain. Details 10.25 oz. Ceramic Dishwasher safe Includes rubber "lens cap" top

<![CDATA[Custom Machined Pen]]> Custom Machined Pen

Custom Machined Pen

$59.95 - $84.95

At this point, it’s all but assumed that every one of you reading this owns at least one nice pen. You probably also own at least one nice bag, one set of cups and some pretty sweet accessories for your phone. What’s the point? Owning one doesn’t mean you can’t own more. The Render K pen by Karas Kustoms is perfect for those of you that don’t own a quality writing instrument (and those of you that do). Custom machined and designed to fit a number of cartridges (including the Hi-tec C), the Render K is the perfect pen for everyone looking for a quality writing implement made completely in the US. No refill included.  Will accept Hi-tec C or any Parker refill. Details Machined 6061-T6 aluminum Screw on cap Stainless steel clip Takes Pilot Hi-Tec C refill Made in USA

<![CDATA[Messograf Caliper Pen]]> Messograf Caliper Pen

Messograf Caliper Pen


How often do you wish you carried a ruler with you? Sure it would be super uncomfortable and could garner a few “Is that a ruler in your pocket . . . ” jokes, but it would come in handy on numerous occasions. With the Messograf Caliper Pen, you’ll have that ruler attached to the pen you clip to your pocket. Actually, you’ll have more than a ruler & a pen, The Messograf Caliper Pen functions as a caliper rule, tire tread gauge and a thread scale as well. It’s definitely a big step up from a Bic. Details Caliper rule Tire tread gauge Ruler Thread scale Writing instrument Made in Germany

<![CDATA[The Inkless Metal Pen]]> The Inkless Metal Pen

The Inkless Metal Pen


Graphite is for people who aren’t confident in what they’re writing and accountants. Ink is for doodling in meetings. Metal is for everything else. If you want to make a point (that doesn’t require any sharpening or refilling), look no further than the Inkless Metal Pen. There’s no ink to dry up or leak all over your new shirt. No sharpening or pesky lead refills. It doesn’t smear. Why write in blue, black or something erasable when you can write in metal? It also comes in silver or black so you can match it to the rest of your office supplies.  Details Special alloy metal tip No sharpening needed Virtually smudge-free Never runs out of “ink”