Because most wallet makers fear innovation, it may be hard to recognize the Trayvax Wallet as a quote unquote wallet. But it is one. A fearlessly innovative one. It’s made of anodized aluminum, and unlike that leather one you’re sitting on, it’s got a built-in bottle opener.
Insert joke about “wood in your pocket” then add two facts. Fact one: these slim, bi-fold wallets are made with leather and either Walnut or Zebrawood. Fact two: this is better than the “wood in your pocket” joke would’ve been.
Maybe putting your phone inside this case made of vegetable tanned leather and recycled wool felt will help you break your habit of picking it up every 15 seconds and staring at the screen. Probably not though.
A swollen, Costanza-style wallet stuffed with receipts and business cards is just not practical. Try something slimmer, like this minimalist Cinch. It features an oak backbone and stretchy, black elastic band that will hold all your essential cards and cash plus it won’t make your butt look big in those jeans.
For a brand whose name suggests that life is purposeless, Nihilist is clearly focused on purpose in the design of its ultra-minimalist wallets. Their leather sleeve wallets come in a variety of natural colors and are handcrafted in the USA. They begin shipping this new design December 17th.
It could almost pass for a pager but it’s actually an ultra-slim wallet built around Dosh’s trademark stainless steel money clip. For those who prefer clutter-free pockets, the soft, TPU sleeve features two card slots. Cash, cards, what else do you really need?
Pelican makes the original bombproof, waterproof camera & equipment cases used by photogs, filmers, & media pros. Now they’re making a slim sports wallet with the same crushproof characteristics. If you happen to go overboard on your next outing, your cash and cards will be safe.
This wallet is pretty edgy. First off, it opens from the top. Secondly, it’s blaq. Which is a more Scandinavian form of black. Surprisingly, this and all Jaqet leather products are actually handmade right here in Qalifornia.
If these wooden wallets kind of remind you of that wooden one-hitter called a Dugout, you’re not alone. But instead of a brass bat and some heady nugs, these are made for carrying cards and cash. Made from a single piece of maple or walnut, they hold up to 8 credit cards and feature a leather strap magnetic closure.
Stainless steel is pretty much indestructible, which is a perfect material for something that spends most of its life near your ass. In addition to being ass-proof, these wallets, made from smooth, stainless steel fabric and trimmed with ballistic nylon are constructed from 85% recycled materials.