- Buyer's Guide
Our Favorite Organization Pouches for EDC Right Now
The little things are important in life. And that holds true for your EDC too. Those small cables, multi-tools, first-aid supplies, travel essentials and much more help get us through the day. Sure, you might not need them all the time. But when you do, you want them now. Not in five minutes after rummaging through your entire bag. This is where organization pouches shine. They deliver fast access to those pint-sized possessions you want tidily out of the way but at the ready. Not only do pouches keep your gear neat and in one place, but they also make it quick and easy to transfer that gear between bags.
So if you want to up your organization game, consider picking up one of our favorite organization pouches for EDC right now…
Need trusty organization that won’t break the bank? Topo Designs gives you budget-friendly options with their Accessory Bag. Offering great value for money, the bags are handmade in Colorado in a choice of fabric and colorway options to help you color-coordinate your organization. They come in three sizes to cater to diverse loads, from earbuds and cards to pens, cables, notebooks and more.
Magpul Daka pouches nail uber-sleek toughness and weather protection with their USA-made welded construction, YKK AquaGuard zippers, and reinforced polymer fabric. The pouches also feature an anti-slip texture and paracord zipper pull for ease of use. Available in small, medium and large sizes, they lend themselves to a variety of uses and include a paint pen dot matrix for ID purposes. Additionally, carabiner attachment points allow you to securely attach them to bags to keep them close at hand.
If you’re after long-term durability and versatility, Trakke’s Foulden packing cubes won’t let you down. Handmade in Scotland, the cubes come in three sizes to suit a variety of loads. Crafted with bright orange dry-finish waxed canvas, these cubes are easy to spot in a bag and will protect your gear from the elements and accidental spills. And with their quality build and flexibility, they work great as pouches for day-to-day needs or travel packing cubes.
Thule’s Subterra PowerShuttle Plus brings low-key Swedish style and practicality together to protect your electronics on the go. The travel case fits large headphones, with organization pockets and webbing for additional items such as cables and chargers. The case also offers a cord pass-through feature to charge your phone while keeping it accessible in the exterior pocket. With its durable, padded construction and flexible design, the Subterra PowerShuttle Plus is a solid pick for both EDC and travel use.
The nifty design of the Venture Pouch provides flexible organization to suit everyday and travel needs. Two compartments let you easily tailor your carry setup, with one compartment offering non-slip elastic webbing to secure items while the second compartment provides a range of pockets. The pouch features a grab handle and can pair with an optional shoulder strap to convert it into a bag.
For added appeal, enjoy a 10% discount until the end of the year by using the code CARRYOLOGY during checkout.
Peak Design have made a name for themselves through their innovative approach to carry design. And the Field Pouch lives up to their reputation for highly adaptable and functional gear. The weatherproof pouch is expandable to accommodate diverse loads, with interior felt padding and a choice of pockets to keep smaller items organized. The Field Pouch can also be carried in multiple ways. Store it in a bag as a pouch, attach it to your belt for quick on-body access or pair it with an optional Peak Design strap to convert it to a compact and lightweight sling bag. And for added photography functionality, the Field Pouch also accommodates the Capture Clip to securely carry a camera.
With its rugged, no-nonsense design and versatility, you’ll be reaching for the Escapade Pouch for EDC and travel use alike. Made with a water-resistant nylon exterior and reinforced stitching in stress points, the pouch is backed by a lifetime guarantee. Ideal if you want a reliable piece you can turn to again and again for years to come. The clamshell opening provides convenient access, with a bright lining for increased visibility of the contents. Inside you’ll find a variety of pockets and webbing loops, with non-slip silicone-backed elastic that secures items in place. And if you want to convert the pouch to a bag, you can pair it with BOND’s shoulder strap (sold separately).
Bonus? The discount code CARRYOLOGY applies here too (and with all of BOND’s items until the end of the year).
If you love sleek, urban efficiency then Aer’s Cable Kit should definitely be on your radar. Designed to protect EDC tech essentials and accessories, the Cable Kit offers two compartments and multiple pockets to keep items tidy and easily accessible. Padded, water-resistant and durable, this pouch will hold up well to everyday use. And with its understated aesthetics it smoothly transitions between work, travel and downtime environments. Plus with its carry handle it’s easily portable as a standalone pouch when you don’t want to store it in a bag.
Bellroy combines timeless styling with everyday functionality in their Classic Pouch. Thoughtful features such as the self-standing design, wide opening and straightforward organization makes this a user-friendly pouch for a range of needs, from carrying toiletries to storing work tools. The pouch comes in a choice of soft-woven polyester and leather options, with a variety of colorways to suit your style.
Incase’s Nylon Accessory Organizer prevents a jumbled mess thanks to multiple pockets and webbing loops that securely store your gear. There’s a padded faux fur pocket for your phone, along with storage for earbuds, cables, chargers or whatever small essentials you need to carry. And with its clamshell opening you can easily view the contents to access items in a jiffy.