Rite in the Rain are not newcomers to the pen and paper market. Their namesake all-weather resistant notebooks have earned their spot in many EDCs for their durability and reliability. In this video, we give you a quick hands-on of their newest line of notebooks. It's a departure from their typical spiral-bound field journal, marking their entry into the popular stapled backpocket notebook category. Watch the video after the jump for a closer look at the notebooks inside and out, how they hold up to daily use, what pens write best with it, and how effective its water resistance can be.
When it comes to gear, for many EDCers, black is the colorway of choice. We can definitely see why — black is beautiful, bold, powerful, and mysteriously cool. It's got a versatility that lets it mesh with your other essentials, your personal style, and your lifestyle. It doesn't draw attention to itself immediately, letting the utility of the item speak instead.
We put together this complete EDC of all-black, "Incognito"-themed items for this buying guide. We picked the Benchmade Mini-Griptilian knife for its excellent locking mechanism, ambidextrous deployment, and comfortable size. The OBSTRUCTURES A2 plate wallet ($40) is a durable, modern alternative to bulky leather rectangles. The Silent Whisper keychain blends luxury with a military-inspired ruggedness...