Welcome to the Urban EDC Showcase! Each week, we feature one member of the EDC community and the gear they rely on every day. Want to be featured? Submit your gear photo.
As a boy, Björn (@bjorn_beton) always carried a German Bundeswehr Messer. But it wasn’t until he lost his knife (which he thinks his wife threw out), that Björn started researching, which led to his first purchase of a Spyderco Paramilitary 2, and that was how he started down the slippery slope of EDC. Read on to learn all about Björn’s latest evolution of his daily carry, and what’s next on his gear radar.
Favorite EDC Tool:
A big frame lock folder like the GiantMouse GM1 because big knives matter.
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From Long Island, Mark works as a lawyer and curates his EDC based on real-world requirements. Eschewing showpieces and safe queens, he only carries items that get used (and abused) on a daily basis. Read on to find out who are some of Mark’s favorite gear makers and how he deploys his spectacular EDC.
Growing up in northern Sweden among towering trees and mountains, Mats (@kaiser_mats) has always been drawn to the great outdoors. It’s from this love that gave rise to his interest in knives and tools. Read on for the rundown of Mat’s high-performance carry and learn all about his newfound interest in high-end flashlights.
From Düsseldorf, we chat with Felix (@new.knife.order) who works as a freelance photographer. His love for knives waned as he was growing up and was recently reignited when he stepped into a Victorinox Flagship Store. Read on to learn all about Felix’s EDC journey and what’s his favorite piece of gear in his carry.