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The Phonester – be quick on the draw to answer your calls


It’s funny how none of us knew what a smartphone was not too long ago, and now we can’t seem to breathe easy without one in near proximity. While we certainly are glued to them, they give us instant information, connect us to family and friends, and keep us updated on the world around us. It’s no wonder that we’re constantly trying to bridge the gap between receiving a notification of some kind and responding.

While a smart watch can tell you what’s happening on your phone, which is still in your pocket, that doesn’t necessarily mean you’re going to be able to pull it out of said pocket and respond quickly. If you’d rather just have your phone closer to your face, but not look like a dweeb in the process, the Phonester can make you look cool, weird, and sophisticated all in one. This is a holster for your phone that is modeled after the shoulder gun holsters we’ve all seen in cop and western shows.

This holster is made out of leather, and was made to hold your phone, wallet, and keys. This means you don’t always have to carry around a massive bag, fanny pack, or purse. All of the straps are elastic so anyone of any height or size can wear this without issue. The leather pouches can be attached in any configuration you’d prefer, and you can choose a small, medium, or large-sized pouch depending on what size of phone you use. For those that want to be able to do physical activities with this on, there’s also a sport strap to keep everything in place. You’ll be looking at $99 or more to get your hands on one of these. Get ready for that new leather smell.

Available for crowdfunding on Kickstarter