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DESIGN
Oppermann's Newest Surfaces Collection
Oppermann was founded in 2012 by brothers Mattis and Niklas Opperman, both young upstarts at just 25 and 26 respectively. Opting to completely cut out the conventional distribution and physical outlet model of the fashion world, the leather goods...
STYLE
Maximum Henry Guitar Straps
As of today, Brooklyn-based leather house Maximum Henry now offers beautifully crafted, custom guitar straps. Made by hand in the Williamsburg studio of brand founder Max Cohen, each strap is composed of heavy duty leather that Cohen has cut, dyed...
DESIGN
Interview: JAQET
Many of us have experienced the rush of finding the perfect wallet—only to discover one feature that breaks the final decision, whether it's an ostentatious logo or machine-stitched threading, promising to unravel. When a car designer decides to...
DESIGN
Thin King Salmon Skin Card Case
Designed and produced one at a time in Finland, Thin King is Helsinki's answer to the bulky wallet most people have sworn to never own again. The sturdy anodized aluminum card case has been making noise in design circles for a while now, and the...
TRAVEL
Passport Sleeve Wallet from Bellroy
Well-loved by planners and organizers, passport sleeves are nevertheless shunned by the ultra-minimalist traveler. Designs are often plagued by bulkiness (a by-product of too many pockets) and overly tall dimensions (measured to fit a traditional...
STYLE
Tight Wallet
Holding up to 30 cards and a stash of cash, the Tight wallet from Brooklyn-based designer Jack Sutter is a simple solution to the common problem of unnecessarily large wallets. Made of nothing more than a bit of elastic and a swath of Italian leather...
TRAVEL
Bellroy Travel Wallet
Any seasoned traveler knows that a system for securely stashing credit cards, cash, tickets and a passport in one easy-to-access place greatly reduces stress while on the road. Unfortunately, this typically means wearing a bulky travel wallet around...
DESIGN
The Moneywrap
Dreaded by minimalists and doctors alike ("Wallet Sciatica" is an actual medical condition), the bulky Costanza wallet is swiftly becoming a thing of the past thanks to sharp designs like the Moneywrap. Produced by the international notebook and...
STYLE
Bottega Veneta Initials
Bottega Veneta joined the personalization club today with the launch of their Initials line at a five day pop up shop within their Milan showroom during the city's busy design fair, and online through a specialized Initials site. Their trademark...
DESIGN
Ghisò
Ghisò makes luggage, leather goods and games for those concerned with absolute excellence in every facet of life—and who can afford the luxury. Rather than bejewel each product, Ghisò's design approach is more subtle, with a dedication...
TECH
Hex Code
With hundreds of iPhone case manufacturers out there it's hard to stand out, but the simplicity of Hex's code wallet for iPhone 4 has managed to catch our eye. The leather moleskine-style case is both functional and well designed, without any of...
TECH
Pokitt
For most, comfort and convenience come first when choosing daily accessories. A new solution to Costanza-size wallets, Pokitt is a form-fitting little card holder conceived around the idea of simplicity on-the-go. Constructed entirely of a soft...
DESIGN
Holstee Recycled Wallets
Keeping your cards and cash secure, vegan-friendly Holstee wallets are made from found materials sourced around the streets of Delhi. The slim Holstee wallets are the brainchild of brothers Mike and Dave Radparvar and friend Fabian Pfortmüller...
STYLE
Alice Park Accessories
L.A.-based architect and interior designer Alice Park's side project focuses on objects considerably smaller than that of an average California home. She brings a hip, sleek minimalism to her line of accessories, which includes keychains, totes...
STYLE
Dynomighty Design: The Mighty Wallet
Dynomighty Design uses High Density Polyethylene threads (Tyvek to us non-chemists) to make their Mighty Wallet a tough and lightweight option. We recently had the opportunity to meet with Terrence Kelleman, the mastermind behind Dynomighty, who demonstrated...
STYLE
Resist Today Accessories
A Florida-based art collective, Resist Today, serves as a direct outlet for independent artists to reach wide audiences and sell their work in the form of wallets, pillows, t-shirts and prints. We especially like the wallets and pillows adorned with...
TECH
MyWalit.com
When a friend came back from Lucca, Italy recently with a gorgeously-colored leather wallet, we had to find out more. Thanks to unsubtle branding, it was easy enough to do. MyWalit.com is home to an extensive range of wallets in various colorways...
TECH
Margiela Currency Wallets
Famed Belgian fashion recluse Martin Margiela's wallets fashioned on the two leading currencies are the perfect wry accessory for these brink-of-recession times. Investing in either might even be a safer choice than playing the currency market...
STYLE
Timo Wallets
by Jonathan Lawhorne "Sustainability has always been integral to our philosophy," says designer Timo Weiland of his new line TIMO!. The eye-popping, graphic wallets (think pixelated scans and wild graphic illustrations) use eco-friendly...
STYLE
Güs
by Christina Panas Mark Loncar, a former designer at Apple, and now one-half of the newly launched accessories line güs, says "güs is all about bringing back that really nice quality of handmade goods, but with the addition of contemporary...
STYLE
Maxx & Unicorn Wallets and Passport Cases
Handmade in Brooklyn, these wallets and passport cases from Maxx & Unicorn are of excellent craftsmanship. Made from a single cut of the best quality denim-backed leather, these pocket accessories liven up every day cash transactions. Available...
STYLE
Hecklewood: Tanner Laser Etched Wallets
Hecklewood, a street-wear design collective based in Portland, OR introduced their limited edition "Urban Textures" Tanner wallets depicting laser-etched close-ups of urban landscapes. The first edition includes images of a bullet whole...
STYLE
Duct Tape Wallet Kit
It doesn't get anymore DIY than a duct tape wallet. But simple as they may seem, there's a right way and a wrong way. MyDuctbills Duct Tape Wallet Kits comes with step-by-step instructions written by the pros behind dbclay, the Portland-based...
STYLE
Cloud Wallet
Lucha Workshop, mainly known for their innovative, custom sketched T-shirts and hand bags, has also added this bold new wallet design to their collection. The outside of the cloud wallet combines an ethereal, white, cumulus evoking outline layered...
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