Packbands

From the Gear Editor: Packbands are One of Four Everyday Essentials

From the Gear Editor: Packbands are One of Four Everyday Essentials

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Packbands are essentially Voile straps but with a more home-ec vibe. They’re made completely of silicone (read: no metal hook that can scratch your gear) but work in a similar hook-and-eye fashion. I use them around the house to keep things like yoga mats and extension cords tidy.