ISSUE 46  |  Harvest

Holiday Gift Guide: For the Commuter

November 14, 2012 9:30 PM

BY Alexa Hotz

Whether that person on your list is a city-dwelling straphanger or a highway commuter, here are a few practical gift ideas.

N.B.: To make sure we've got everyone on your list covered, see all of our gift guides to date in our House Gifts section.

Above: Sandqvist's Vaktis Leather Key Case is made to wear around the neck (although the strap is removable) and for keeping all your keys in one place; €40 from Sandqvist.

Above: The Dietrich X Duller Notebook and Mechanical Pencil strategically hides the pencil within the hardcover notebook; $55 from Horne.

Above: The BKR Water Bottle is made from a silicone-covered glass is BPA-free and dishwasher safe. Available in Fog (shown) and twelve other colors for $28 from Amazon.

Above: The Reiss Enamelware Lunch Container features a tight-fitting lid, metal clasps and handles; $49 from Kaufmann Mercantile. For more carry containers, see our post 5 Favorites: Tiffin Tins.

Above: Eugene, OR-based Gorm Studios recently designed a set of small accessories, including this Gorm Key Holder; $24 from Canoe.

Above: A luxurious option is the ergonomic Backpack from P.A.P Sweden that fits a 17-inch MacBook with additional room for papers and magazines and has a front pocket for the smaller accessories. In black leather with brass details, the bag is €550.