Blog — edc

Minimally Designed to Create Pearls (of Irritation)

Minimally Designed to Create Pearls (of Irritation)

Why would we design for irritation? Because we are mimicking nature when we do.

Take for example the oyster. The oyster’s shell is efficiently sized. There are some oysters as big as dinner plates, but most are about the size of a man’s hand. An oyster grows its shell just enough for it’s living. It doesn’t continue to grow it to the size of a whale.

The oyster’s shell space is so efficient, that...


Thank you to all who backed the Slimmy Redux Kickstarter and...

Thank you to all who backed the Slimmy Redux Kickstarter and...

Thank you to all who backed the Slimmy Redux Kickstarter and Indiegogo campaigns. Both projects are complete and Slimmy Redux is in stock and shipping!

Slimmy Redux wallets are trusted slim: X1 (4mm), X2 (5mm) and X3 (7mm). Slim Warrant your pocket with a Slimmy Redux wallet that cannot be overstuffed and does not have layers of folded leather.

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Slimmy Redux Review

Slimmy Redux Review

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“I’ve been using slim Kenneth Cole leather wallets for the last 15 years… I used to buy them in bulk because they would fall apart after about 6 months and I would need to replace them, but they were the only slim wallet I could find that looked ok. That changed last week when I got my Slimmy (X2) - I went with the black and red - looks fantastic. But more importantly, it is so thin I can’t feel it in my suite pocket or my pants pocket.” -...


Cha-O-Ha + Koyono Bracelet: Behind the Scenes

Cha-O-Ha + Koyono Bracelet: Behind the Scenes


 

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The Koyono + Cha-O-Ha EDC Bracelet starts with the best materials we could find. From MIL-C-5040H & PIA-C-5040 spec paracord, to a custom made Super LumiNova glow bead and ceramic coated adjustment hardware, nothing was spared in making the finest survival bracelet on the market.

This particular bracelet is preowned and Tyler Lacor, the founder of Cha-O-Ha Designs, took time to weave a fresh...


It’s time for clarity and a fresh start and there are some...

It’s time for clarity and a fresh start and there are some...

It’s time for clarity and a fresh start and there are some exciting things in the works.

Minimal EDC (Everyday Carry) and EDW (Everyday Wear) will be the focus; making how you carry and what you wear a pleasure in this fast paced and mobile world is the goal. Expect more in-house designs and crowdfunding to get these ideas off the ground. 

Thank you to all who have supported Koyono over the years and I am looking forward to the future. In the meantime, help me clear house and make room for what’s next.

Thank you.

Jay - Koyono...