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Bellroy Elements Range wallets are weather & water resistant

on Monday, July 21st, 2014
Posted in: News, Wallets

I’ve been a big fan of Bellroy wallets ever since reviewing their Slim Sleeve Wallet a while back. Although I’ve tried several slim/minimalist wallets, lately I’ve been leaning toward wallets with a higher level of protection, like the Waterfield Designs Finn Wallet that I’m currently using. So I was quite happy to discover that Bellroy hadRead More…

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A minimal iPhone wallet for women

on Friday, June 27th, 2014

There have been many minimal wallets and iPhone wallets featured on The Gadgeteer, but they are usually for men or unisex.  This iPhone wallet is for women who can’t count on their clothing having a handy pocket to hold the iPhone wallet.  The Libby from Bandolier is made of pebbled black leather;  it covers theRead More…

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This minimal wallet is designed for women

on Friday, May 23rd, 2014
Posted in: News, Wallets

The Gadgeteer features a lot of minimal wallets, but many of them seem to be designed for men’s pockets.  The A4 Basic Wallet by Frrry is designed for women.  The wallet folds like an accordion and is held closed by two snaps.  Open it up to reveal five pockets that can hold change, folded currency,Read More…

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Pop goes your smartphone on the Wezel leather wallet easel

on Saturday, May 3rd, 2014
Posted in: Crowdfunded, News, Wallets

Wallets, I like them. I am always on the lookout for my next card carrier, and if you have been reading the site for a while you know that between us Gadgeteers, we have tried more than a few. To catch my eye a wallet needs to have something unique or utilitarian about it andRead More…

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Everpurse introduces the Mini iPhone charging wallet

on Tuesday, April 22nd, 2014

Do you remember the Everpurse iPhone charging clutch purse and handbags that we have covered here (see related links below) in the past? The company behind those products has just introduced the Everpurse Mini charging hard-shell wallet. The Mini can charge your iPhone 5/5S from zero to 100% three times. The iPhone docks right onRead More…

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Protect your personal data and charge your phone with this wallet

on Tuesday, April 22nd, 2014

QVC’s special value of the day is a choice of an RFID-blocking wallet in either a men’s or women’s styling.  The HALO wallets shield your RFID-enabled cards from being scanned without your knowledge – perhaps by people looking to steal your identity.  The men’s wallet has six card slots and room for bills.  It’s available inRead More…

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Wally holds a few cards while piggy-backing your iPhone

on Monday, March 24th, 2014

Two of the items I always have on my person (other than a religious medal and my wedding band) are my iPhone and my wallet. Since I am always looking for a way to slim down my carry, and in particular a way to combine my wallet and phone, the Wally Stick-On from Distil UnionRead More…

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Pack a Derringer Wallet Pen for writing emergencies

on Friday, March 21st, 2014
Posted in: News, Pocket Gear, Wallets

Anyone familiar with Old West movies will recall the Derringer, a small, single-shot pistol typically used only as a last resort. Behold its pen analog, the Derringer Wallet Pen. Made from stainless steel with a brushed finish, this 4-inch long, slim retractable pen is small enough to clip into your wallet for those situations whereRead More…

Liquid Wallet

This wallet is so solid it’s Liquid

on Sunday, February 23rd, 2014

Wallet designs seem to have undergone a radical change from our past simple leather bifold and trifold designs. With all of this changing going on, how do you set yourself apart from the crowd? The Liquid wallet hopes to do so with functionality. The Liquid is a current Kickstarter project by for a multi functional card typeRead More…

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Charge your phone with your wallet

on Thursday, February 13th, 2014

We’ve seen purses that can charge your phone, and now here’s a leather trifold wallet that can charge your smartphone.  The Smartphone Charging Wallet from Hammacher Schlemmer has a rechargeable 680mAh integrated into one panel that can give you up to 2 more hours of talk time.  The wallet is made of calfskin and hasRead More…

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Carbonlite aerospace-grade carbon fiber minimal wallet

on Tuesday, February 11th, 2014
Posted in: Crowdfunded, News, Wallets

This is a Kickstarter project that’s already raised over 7X the funding goal with just over a week left in the funding period.  The Carbonlite wallet is a minimalist wallet made from two plates of “premium aerospace grade 6k 2×2 weave instead of the standard 3k 1×1. All of our carbon fiber has a smooth,Read More…

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Turn a wallet into a purse with the Wallet Wand

on Saturday, February 8th, 2014

Boys, you can skip this one, it’s just for the girls. Girls, you know that carrying around a heavy purse when all you really need is your wallet, can be a pain – literally. The Wallet Wand is just the magic you need to lighten the load without breaking the bank. Take your existing checkbookRead More…

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The Clean-Cut Wallet: leather + elastic = slim

on Sunday, January 12th, 2014
Posted in: Crowdfunded, News, Wallets

I’m a fan of the slim wallet craze.  I’ve tried a few of them, and it’s been good to minimize the amount of clutter in my wallet and to be able to carry it in my front or back pocket easily.  One drawback of many of these slim wallet designs is that you miss outRead More…

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If Neo and Morpheus carried a card holder, it would probably be the Matrix

on Wednesday, December 11th, 2013
Posted in: News, Pocket Gear, Wallets

So, you have finally garnered the elusive American Express Centurion Card, you know the one simply known as “The Black Card”, but now you need a card holder worthy of carrying such a prestigious piece of plastic titanium. The Matrix credit card holder by Anso Knives may be a worthy contender for the job. I knowRead More…

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WaterField Designs goes skinny with new Victor Wallet

on Tuesday, December 3rd, 2013
Posted in: News, Pocket Gear, Wallets

WaterField Designs is one of my all time favorite soft gear companies. I love their bags, sleeves and wallets. I currently carry one of their Finn wallets and love the zippered design. If you prefer a thinner, more minimalist style wallet, WaterField has you covered there now too. Their brand new Victor Wallet is aRead More…

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New Flipside 3X wallet gets new colors and evolved features

on Thursday, November 14th, 2013
Posted in: News, Wallets

The next generation Flipside wallet is now available with 2 new colors, updated stronger hinges, a newly redesigned locking mechanism, rugged new texture on the outer shell that repels most scratches and a smoother curve geometry, making it slightly smaller and more comfortable in pocket. The Flipside 3X can now store both cash and cardsRead More…

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Architect’s Wallet is rugged, simple, functional

on Sunday, October 27th, 2013
Posted in: News, Wallets

Want a wallet with rugged style and tough-as-nails construction, yet is function and minimalist?  Then you need to check out the Architect’s Wallet from form•function•form.  Hand crafted from a saddle-stitched piece of thick, rugged 5/6 oz leather, it eliminates the multiple layers of paper-thin leather dividers of typical wallets, in favor of minimalism and usability.  ItRead More…

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Butterfly Wallet – the ultralight micro sports tri-fold

on Tuesday, September 3rd, 2013
Posted in: News, Wallets

It’s a constant quest ’round these parts to find the thinnest, lightest wallet.  Mark Winstein was tired of his thick, leather wallet and not happy with the duct tape, Tyvek, and rubber band “slim” wallets he’d seen, so he designed the Butterfly Wallet.  Made from super-thin ripstop nylon, it weighs only 0.2 ounces (less thanRead More…

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Upcycled from cycle tubes: Alchemy Goods

on Sunday, September 1st, 2013

It’s good to be environmentally conscious.  We have been granted stewardship of this planet, and it’s the only one we’ve got.  One way to preserve our resources is by taking the “one person’s trash is another’s treasure” approach, like Alchemy Goods does.  Taking their cue from the alchemists of old who sought to turn leadRead More…

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Coghlan’s All-Weather Wallet keeps your cards and cash dry

on Thursday, August 29th, 2013
Posted in: News, Wallets

My father fished.  Watching him fish wasn’t like watching the beautiful fishing scenes in A River Runs Through It.  My dad was at war with the fish, and he didn’t need any fancy waders to protect himself from the water.  He’d be in up to his chest without any regards for what he had inRead More…

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You probably won’t have to stretch your budget for the elastic Flip Wallet

on Tuesday, August 20th, 2013
Posted in: Crowdfunded, News, Wallets

Okay, it seems everyone has a new and improved wallet design these days. But with all the various designs, shapes, and materials being used for wallets, one needs to be a little different to catch my eye. The Flip Wallet, a Kickstarter project by Elizabeth Drew, has done just that. The Flip Wallet is aRead More…

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Carry your cards, cash and iPhone in one place with the iWallie

By: Ryan Chapman
on Sunday, August 4th, 2013

Ever just want to leave the wallet or purse at home, but don’t want to carry around your credit cards loose in your pocket? Most people who have a cell phone carries their phone along with them, so why not have a case that allows you to combine the cards and the phone? There areRead More…

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WaterField adds two more Finn wallets to their line up

on Thursday, August 1st, 2013
Posted in: News, Wallets

It’s not news that I love love love WaterField wallets. Just do a search on this site and you’ll find me gushing about them too many times to count. Their wallets are the standard by which I judge all other wallets that I happen to be judging I recently switched from one of their CatchRead More…

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WaterField Designs debuts new Finn leather wallets

on Thursday, May 23rd, 2013
Posted in: News, Wallets

Is it weird that I did a happy dance when I saw the news that WaterField Designs was coming out with some new zippered leather wallets? It shouldn’t be a surprise that I’m excited, because I have been using the same Waterfield Designs zippered wallet since 2006! I love them so much that I gaveRead More…

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WaterField Designs unveils 3 new Samsung Galaxy S4 cases

on Saturday, May 4th, 2013

WaterField Designs wants to help you keep your brand new Samsung Galaxy S4 protected and scratch-free with their 3 new custom sized case-wallet hybrids. They can be used as a slim, on-the-go wallet that holds your phone plus cash and cards. Hint Wallet—For on the go. See and operate your S4 through the Hint window. ARead More…