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Huckberry Spring EDC Carry Guide
With warm weather comes the urge to step outside and explore. And wherever you roam, there’s no reason not to do so with a little style. So we turned to our friends at Huckberry, who know more than a thing or two about curating cool Spring style. Their Spring catalog is packed full of covet-worthy gear for warm weekends away, lazy beach days, soaking up the sun on your commute or simply relaxing in the park with friends. Just like the fine selections in their Spring Carry Guide below, which lean towards lightweight and easily portable pieces that help you roam unhindered…
And did we mention that Huckberry secures the very best prices for its members? That’s right, awesome product at a friendly discount. 😉
Normal charging cables are a bit of a hassle to carry around. But Nomad’s Carabiner Charger provides an elegant solution, combining a Micro USB to USB cable and carabiner in one. Carry it on a bag, belt loop, or keychain for easy access whenever you need it.
With its double-walled insulation the Rambler Bottle is equally adept at keeping refreshing drinks cool or hot drinks toasty. The wide opening allows for easy drinking and cleaning, while the TripleHaul™ Cap enables a convenient grip on the go. And with its rugged stainless steel construction, this bottle is tough enough to embrace a range of Spring adventures.
Waterproof and packable, the K-Way’s a super versatile jacket, fit for any Carryologists’ essentials. Rock it with a tee or shirt, on the weekend, or slip it into your one bag and keep it close when you’re on foot through fresh locales.
With its satisfying bolt-action movement, durable stainless steel build, and beautifully understated aesthetics, the Slider Pen is both a pleasure to look at and use. Well suited to both work and EDC environments, this is a solid addition to your daily carry setup.
This compact EDC kit is packed full of functions in an easily portable design that won’t weigh you down. The kit is based around the KeySmart Extended which is used to hold a variety of handy tools such as a folding knife, multiple screwdrivers, wrenches, and a Griffin Pocket Tool. Tools can be added or removed to suit changing needs, and there’s also space to carry a few keys too.
Our editor, Mike, has the original MOCs, wears them nearly everyday, swears by ’em. The 2.0s are the new and improved version, updated with a soft and comfortable lining and new insole. Great for everyday, and the perfect shoe to slip on and off when sliding through airport checkpoints. In short: these are totally awesome.
If you need one set of trunks, these are it. Made from 100% recycled polyester twill, these surf-styled shorts flex nicely from beach fun to formal summer lunches to humid holidays. Simple. Nailed. Enough said.
With its welded construction and YKK AquaGuard zipper the DAKA Pouch lets you roam safe in the knowledge that unexpected Spring showers aren’t going to damage your gear. This set of weatherproof pouches comes in a pack of three for storing a range of items, with each pouch offering a carabiner attachment hole and a paint pen dot matrix for identification purposes.
This slim aluminum wallet is compact enough to fit inside a front pocket, while still offering plenty of space for cards and cash. The RFID-blocking wallet holds 1-12 cards, with a money clip for storing cash or securing to your pocket. The wallet weighs just 2 oz (57 g) and comes with a T5 Torx driver for added functionality.
The Bellroy Notebook Cover carries more than just a notebook, allowing you to keep a range of small essentials within easy reach in its stylish design. In addition to a small notebook, the cover has space for 2-4 cards, a passport, and a pen. Plus with its convenient magnetic closure items stay secure but easily accessible.
A wallet and multi-tool in one, the Dango Products Tactical Wallet + Multi-tool helps you cut down on separate carry items without sacrificing useful features and functionality. The wallet holds up to 12 cards plus cash, while the removable multi-tool takes a variety of DIY and day-to-day tasks in its stride with 14 functions including a knife, saw, phone stand, ruler and more.
The versatile Motion Ellipse 25L backpack moves smoothly from day hikes to commuting and gym trips, offering a wide main opening for easy packing and retrieval of gear. The wedge-shaped silhouette enables natural compression and weight distribution, while a stretchable front layer allows bulky items to be carried externally. In addition to a removable hip belt and sternum strap, the pack includes a compartment for a laptop or hydration bladder, along with an interior floating pocket for quick access to smaller items.
The Invisible Backpack ONE delivers a host of useful features in a discreet and minimalist design that adapts to work and play. Weatherproof construction helps protect your gear from the elements, and a range of pockets are at the ready to keep items tidy and easily accessible. The pack includes a dedicated compartment for a laptop, as well as a shoe pocket that stores shoes or dirty clothing separately from the rest of the contents.
Rummaging for gear is a thing of the past with this pack’s 3-zip design that enables easy access to items throughout the main compartment. Made by hand in the USA, the bag includes an interior laptop sleeve for tech and a zippered lid pocket for quick-access items. As an added bonus, it’s practical and tough enough for both outdoor and urban use.
Inspired by bento boxes and dopp kits, the Tech Dopp Kit 2 is a chic organizer for tech cables, accessories, and small EDC items. Handcrafted in Los Angeles with full-grain leather, the stylish design suits work and downtime settings alike and features a choice of loops and a zippered pocket for keeping items neat and tidy.
If you’re a regular reader, we need not say another word. If you’re new to Carryology, then hey, this might just be the greatest photography / everyday crossover backpack ever made!