So you want to put together an everyday carry kit. You’ve chosen to be prepared for whatever life throws at you, from normal daily needs to life-threatening emergency situations. The question is, what should you include? To begin with, there are basic items like a knife, a watch, a pen, a flashlight, a compass and a phone, but there’s also a number of other products in various configurations that would be great for your kit. To give you an idea of what’s out there, the fine folks over at EverydayCarry.com post daily photos — submitted by users from all walks of life — of EDC kits suitable for a variety of different circumstances. Scroll through the gallery above to check out 10 of these images. With a little planning, you’ll be ready for anything.