A Simple Leather Loop That Outperforms Most Smartphone Accessories

Most leather accessories for your smartphone take the form of unflattering cases that add unnecessary bulk to your device and detract from its sleek design. And that’s why we love Alain Berteau’s lovely leather keyring accessory — because it does neither of those things.

How Did It Take So Long To Make A Star Trek Phaser Laser Pointer?

Combining a simple red laser pointer with a Star Trek phaser toy seems so incredibly obvious, but it’s apparently taken this long for a clever entrepreneur to put those pieces together and come up with this adorable keychain that actually fires a glowing blast. That or it’s taken years to negotiate the Star Trek licensing rights.

Even LED Keychain Lights Have Gesture Controls Now

It’s not like they were going anywhere. But it’s still kind of surprising to see the same kind of gesture and swipe controls you use on your smartphone now being integrated into something as simple as an LED torch.

This Teensy Keychain Knife Could Save Your Life One Day

There are plenty of knives out there you could feasibly carry around with you all the time — Gerber has a whole suite of them. The latest to join the crew is an especially tiny little guy, but it could save your life.

How To Easily Build The Most Useful Keychain You've Ever Owned

If you’ve got access to a bucket of Lego Technic pieces, then you’ve probably already got everything you need to build what could possibly be the most useful keychains ever devised. As for the building instructions, just take a look at the image above and you’ll easily figure it out.

FireWood Pocket Lets You Keep A Fake Fire Raging In Your Pants

Get ready to welcome the newest addition to that long list of weird gadgets you really couldn’t possibly need, FireWood Pocket is here. Because who doesn’t want a keychain that emulates a lone, flaming piece of firewood?

This Keyring Stamps Your Signature Everywhere

Slap your signature all over everything like a very demure tag artist with these wonderful customisable inspector stamps. For $US23 a pop, you can add your address, your website, your Twitter handle if you’re desperate, or whatever your little Lisa Frank-channelling heart desires.

This Tiny Keychain Tripod For iPhones Will Always Be On Hand

Just like a camera, the best tripod is the one you have with you. There’s no point in spending hundreds of dollars on a carbon fibre set of sticks if they’re inconvenient to carry. The tiny Tiltpod Mobile is designed to attach to your keys, ensuring it’s always close at hand — or at least somewhere in your pocket.

This Could Be The Most Useful Keychain In The World

Yes, yes, keychains have a primary function: keeping you from losing your keys. We’ve seen them be so much more over the years, but The Clip from Little Bonsai might just be the most useful keychain we’ve ever seen.

Everything You Need To Turn Your Keychain Into Batman's Utility Belt

Without the vast riches of Wayne Enterprises at your disposal, building a utility belt with as much functionality as Batman’s is out of the question. But did you realise you can get pretty close by properly accessorising your keychain?