Christmas Gift Guide

Well the big day when the chubby guy in the red suit pops down your chimney is now only a couple of weeks away. Don’t panic buy some old tut and instead use our guide for some cool gifts for £20 or under.

Ski & Snowboard socks from Smartwool

smartwoolThis year the full collection for Ski and Snowboard  is a range that not only looks uber cool but has been designed to offer the highest levels of performance ever, incorporating Smart Wool’s 4 Degree Elite Fit Systemand award winning ReliaWool Technology.

Prices: from £18.99  More: Smartwool

Klean Kanteen flask


At just 355ml/12oz this little old flask  doesn’t exactly throw it’s weight around, but those that know they are good at something don’t usually feel the need to be all gobby and in your face. A firm favourite of GWA’s Admin. Read more here 

Price: £19.95 More: Klean Kanteen

Ultimate Survival Blastmatch Firestarter

blastmatch1We do love our fire at GearWeAre. And we love tools which help us make fire and look like heroes in front of the ladies. We love them even more if we can hold a cold beer in one hand whilst lighting a fire with the other! So Ultimate Survival’s Blastmatch, which has been in GWA Ed’s camping gear for the last couple of years, deserves an honourable mention  Read more here

Price: £18.99 More: Lakeland Bushcraft

NiteIze Doohickey

doohickey-300x225Made of durable stainless steel, the Nite Ize DoohicKey features a half-dozen tools that do everything from tighten bolts and screws to open a bottle of refreshment, all in a simple key tool that fits in the palm of your hand.  Read more here

Price: £4.99 More: NiteIze

FitTop water bottle

FIT-bottle-Lisa-3At 24oz ( 1.2 pints, 0.7 of a litre) the FIT (Filter Isolation Technology) top water bottle is one of the bigger bottles around. It’s BPA free, easy to clean as you can get into the top, or you can stick most parts in the dishwasher, and it clearly tells you where the ‘fill line’ is. The USP is the filtering process and drink additives option. Read more here.

Price: $24.99 (Use code: GearWeAre20 to receive a 20% discount) More: FitTop

Teko socks

Teko-My-FeetYou might not know it, but not all socks are made equal… and these Teko Merino wool hiking socks, designed specifically for womens’ feet prove this point perfectly. Read more here

Price: £14.95 More: Teko

Dexshell Waterproof Peaked Beanie

dexshellWant to keep warm and dry, then this peaked beanie ticks both boxes..oh and it looks rather swish too!

Price: £19.95 More: Dexshell

PureLime Seamless Hipsters

4PureLime undies are feminine and very stretchy, these shorts have a high fit with wider sides to offer fuller coverage during excercise and the tactel fabric allows regulation of body temperature.

Price: £11.99 More: PureLime

NiteIze Handleband

HB-Banner-600x228It has a very robust double rubber band that stretches round your Smartphone and holds it in place very tightly. And the metal clippie bits that are integral to the HandleBand’s holding and remaining in place functionality are seemingly high grade and well manufactured Read more here. 

Price: £16.95 More: NiteIze

Ocun Chalk Bag

Screen Shot 2014-12-11 at 20.46.14The Ocun range is designed and manufactured in the Czech Republic by a team of enthusiasts who are super passionate about climbing. The full range includes shoes & harnesses but we think the chalk bags will make a great stocking filler for the rock hugger in your life.

Price: from £12.50 More: First Ascent  


  • anna wigglesworth

    Nice present ideas although my niteIze Doohickey was taken off me a airport security last time I traveled with it. The kleenkanteen bottle looks cool although love the size of my punc insulated bottle which fits nicely into my bag. Anna