– Use it as a bandage or to protect your feet from blisters. – Fix holes in anything from shoes to pants to backpacks. – Use it to create a rope or clothes line.
If you haven’t heard of Sugru, we suggest rectifying that issue immediately. Sugru is a moldable glue that turns into rubber once it’s cured.
Multi-tools are wonderful gadgets with different pieces all in one. They can definitely get you out of a jam or just make your travel life a little easier.
– Clip zippers together to deter would-be thieves or simply hold together a zipper that doesn’t want to stay closed. – Latch a water bottle or stuff bag onto your daypack or purse. – Use it to hang your shoes on the outside of your backpack.
– If you wear glasses, you know that sometimes those tiny screws can come loose. A little dab of clear nail polish can secure them in place. – You can also use clear nail polish to seal a fraying hem, though this is best used on sleeping bags, jackets, and other nylon items.
– Use as a travel towel or beach towel – Use as a picnic blanket in the park – Fashion a privacy screen in a hostel dorm – Wear as a swimsuit wrap