Featured Products

Anti-Theft Backpack with USB Charging

The Anti-Theft Backpack is the perfect travelling companion.

A thief’s worst nightmare, hidden zippers keep all your gadgets safe and waterproof material keeps them dry. USB Charging means you can go all day. An advanced storage design means there’s loads of room for all the stuff you use every day.

Aluminum RFID Blocking Metal Wallet

Safe, simple and a real space saver.

The RFID Blocking Metal Wallet protects you from wireless fraud, whilst removing the bulk from your everyday carry. Keep up to 10 cards and all the cash you need in this sleek design.

Bobo Bird Wood Watch

Handcrafted quality, for a watch that makes a statement.

The Bobo Bird Wood Watch is a quality timepiece made from the finest wood. Comes with a beautiful wooden box, a reliable quartz timepiece and your choice of watch face color.

Wireless Bluetooth Earbuds with Microphone

Complete freedom from wires.

The Wireless Bluetooth Earbuds let you listen to music or speak on the phone with true hands free minimalism. With 5 colors available, choose the one that suits your style.

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Metal vs Leather Wallets

Leather wallets are a classic. An institution that most have visited in their lifetime. Leather has been the standard material choice for a wallet since the 1960's. Now, there's a new kid on the block. Metal wallets have arrived and look as if they're gonna be more than a passing fad. We picked up metal wallets in 2017 and we haven't gone back. Boasting a sleek finish, minimalism and a certain elegance, they're worth considering for your next wallet purchase. Having owned variants of both, we're in a position to take a closer look at metal vs leather wallets.

Headphones & Earphones

Why Travelers need Noise Cancelling Headphones

If you're one of those lucky (annoying) so and so's that falls asleep as soon as the plane leaves the runway, I hope you thank your lucky stars every night. For the rest of us, long journeys can be a nightmare. Couple that with travel sickness and you can see why I've scoured the earth for any solution to make traveling bearable. Noise cancelling headphones are the best solution I've found thus far. Let me tell you why travelers need noise cancelling headphones.


Stainless Steel vs Titanium Rings

Two of the most popular materials in the ring market today, the choice between stainless steel vs titanium rings is always an interesting one. Especially popular in men's jewelry, stainless steel and titanium are both fine choices for your next ring - or more commonly - for your wedding ring. It's important to know the differences before you choose and in this post, we'll compare stainless steel vs titanium rings across 3 important properties.

Headphones & Earphones

Wireless vs Wired Headphones

The choice between wireless vs wired headphones is always a difficult one. A good pair of headphones should shut the world out and immerse you in sound (or silence!). Technology has got to the point where each have their own merits and both are acceptable choices. In this blog post, we'll take you through 3 important things to think about when making your decision.

Headphones & Earphones

Our Best Budget Headphones

You can easily spend hundreds of dollars on a pair of really top quality headphones. If you're an audiophile, you probably should - the top-notch sound from some of the best in the business is really something to experience. But, if you're looking for something a bit more budget conscious, take solace in the cheaper options out there that can still do a great job. We stock a really great pair for $40. Here's why we think our best budget headphones are worth picking up.


How to Choose your next Wallet

So often an extension of ourselves, choosing the right wallet is crucial. Function, form and style are so important when choosing a wallet - but you really to think about what that wallet says about you too. Here at The Urban Upgrade, we've tried out many different types of wallets and made sure our wallet collection has a great solution for every wallet seeker. Here's our 3 step guide on how to choose your next wallet.