Hard Graft’s most classic dopp design yet, but one that still boasts some neat features you won’t find in a lot of other kits.
A premium leather travel zip-up organizer with designated spots for all of your tech/technical gear.
Travel / Packing
Never be caught without the essentials.
A simple-but-classy (and water-resistant) travel toiletries bag.
The Refresh Dopp Kit is a vertical bag for your home or travel toiletries. The vegetable-tanned leather exterior can stand up on its own, while the water-resistant wool felt lining (with zipper enclosure) keeps everything nice and dry. Get it for $269 at Hard Graft.
Made by HoldFast (the company behind the awesome Ruck Strap), the HF Triple is a beautiful leather dopp kit for carrying your smallest travel/adventuring essentials. It’s handcrafted from Kodiak oil-tanned cowhide by one of HF’s own designers, Matt Swaggart, and every edition features a handle made from antique rope he happens to come across. $165 at HoldFast.
This dopp kit, Elliott, from Alchemy Goods is 92% made using recycled materials. The exterior is from the inner tubing of a truck tire, and the zipper is from a bicycle valve. It’s durable, unique, it looks great, and it’s helping save the environment one recycled tire at a time.
This may be the most handsome wash bag I have ever seen. Made from Italian suede and vegetable tanned leather, the DOPP kit bag will make even the oldest of toothbrushes feel new again.
What looks like a regular cotton swab actually contains a staunching liquid to instantly stop the bleeding of small shaving nicks/cuts.
Bag Accessory Review
This organizational sleeve is a great companion to the GORUCK backpacks, allowing you to carry a few small items in the front slant pocket with ease.
Travel storage for your cables, adapters, earbuds, and other small items.
In our eyes, a good Dopp kit is an essential item for the traveling gentleman. It certainly beats throwing your grooming materials into a big plastic bag, anyway. We’ve featured a few Dopp kits in the past, and the Grady Travel Kit is a handsome addition to the list. It sports a canvas-and-twill exterior along with a brass-studded leather base and other…
I recently linked to a shave kit that was really only missing one key item: a razor of some kind. Now I’ve come across the Baxter of California Shaving Kit, which has a double-sided safety razor, as well as a nice Dopp bag to carry everything around with while traveling. Also, where the previous kit I mentioned had a simple boar hair…
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A classy zip pouch for pens, pencils, cables, and small personal items.
A cross between a portable toothbrush and toothpick — useful whenever/wherever you might need to clean between your teeth.
This little pouch offers some incredible value, and even if you don’t take advantage of the myriad of ways it can be worn and carried, it will likely still have features that can replace some gear pouch or dopp kit you already own.
Holiday Buying Guide
We have put together the few items which meet a certain criteria: they are products we own and use; we personally vouch for their quality; and things that are useful or enjoyable to use.
A large and a small bag for carrying odds and ends while traveling.