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Raffinato Color-Block bags carry your tech gear in style

on Friday, April 26th, 2013

The Raffinato Color-Block bags come in three sizes to meet your EDC needs.  Like all bags from Levenger, they are made of beautiful leather.  These are made of softly-textured, full-grain Italian leather in shades of sienna, dune, and caramel; the interior is lined in faille.  The Raffinato Color-Block Satchel (top, left; click for a larger view) is 16″ WRead More…

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Mother’s Day gift idea: go-to-lunch wallet for Mom’s smart phone

on Thursday, April 25th, 2013

You know what a go-to-lunch wallet is if you’ve been reading here for a while.  Tory Burch has a nice looking wristlet that would make a perfect go-to-lunch wallet – and a perfect gift for Mother’s Day.  Unlike many smart phone accessories, the Robinson Smart Phone Wristlet isn’t designed specifically for any single phone;  itRead More…

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The Reyneau iPhone Case Wallet shows your personality while protecting your identity

on Monday, April 15th, 2013

We’ve featured several “go to lunch” wallets that can hold your phone, ID, and some cash and that allow you to run quick errands without having to lug around a huge bag.  But what if you think those wallets are still too big?  Well, you can forget the wallet that holds a phone and lookRead More…

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Can a wallet be articulate?

on Sunday, February 24th, 2013
Posted in: Crowdfunded, News, Wallets

Browse through Kickstarter on any given week, and you’ll be greated with no less than half a dozen campaigns for a slimline wallet.  Many of these don’t seem to be any more original than a rubber band over a piece of plastic.  What drew my eye to this new campaign for the Articulate Wallet wasRead More…

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Get big savings on the Levenger Bomber Jacket Electronics Phone/Note case

on Monday, February 18th, 2013
Posted in: Cases, Covers, News, Wallets

If you liked the looks of the Levenger Bomber Jacket Electronics Phone/Note Case I reviewed last November (see the related links to read the review) but it didn’t fit into your pre-holiday budget, take another look at it now.  This week, Levenger is offering $30 off the price of this great little “go to lunch” wallet.Read More…

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In a pinch for a minimalist wallet? Take a look at a CINCH wallet

on Friday, February 15th, 2013
Posted in: Crowdfunded, News, Wallets

From the ever growing minimalist wallet Kickstarter projects comes the CINCH wallet by Portsmith Co. The CINCH wallet consists of the backbone, made of either stainless steel or oak, and a black elastic keeper that wraps around the backbone to keep your wallet items together. The stainless steel version has the added benefit of beingRead More…

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Skinny minimalist wallets part 3

on Monday, January 28th, 2013
Posted in: Crowdfunded, News, Wallets

Hello boys and girls. It’s time for another episode of the Skinny Wallet Show. Since our last episode (see related link section at the bottom of this post), I’ve come across several more wallets for those of you who like to keep your pocket contents as minimal as possible. 1. Dizmio – This is aRead More…

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Keep your phone, currency, cards, notecards, and a pen in Levenger’s International Phone Pocket Briefcase

on Friday, January 25th, 2013

Julie recently told us about the Booqpad iPad mini case that also holds a notebook and pen.  Well, Levenger has a phone wallet that also incorporates paper and pen into the design.  Although it has “briefcase” in the name, the International Phone Pocket Briefcase is a folio-style wallet.  There’s a mesh pouch to hold anRead More…

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The New Tronic Carbon Fiber card wallet is flexible but not RFID-proof

on Wednesday, January 23rd, 2013

It seems the ongoing new trends in card wallets is thin, hard-cased and RFID-safe, but the new Tronic Flexible Carbon Fiber card wallet bucks that trend. The Tronic wallet is an ongoing Kickstarter project being developed by Peter Wright out of the United Kingdom. What makes this wallet different from others I’ve seen lately areRead More…

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PocketMonkey – Wallet multi-tool

on Sunday, December 16th, 2012
Posted in: News, Pocket Gear, Wallets

PocketMonkey from Zootility Tools is a multi-tool that stores in your wallet. It’s made of 1 mm thick stainless steel, weighs an ounce and fits in a standard sized credit card slot in your wallet. PocketMonkey features 12 tools including: a smartphone stand, bottle opener, flat screwdriver, micro screwdriver, Phillips screwdriver, door latch slip, letterRead More…

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Skinny minimalist wallets part 2

on Friday, December 14th, 2012
Posted in: News, Wallets

  Earlier in the week I published a quick post about 4 minimalist wallets which I had received news about from various sources. I’ve continued cleaning out my inbox and found 4 more wallets that I knew you guys would also want to know about. So here goes: 1. Wag Wallet – This one remindsRead More…

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Put your pocket on a diet with these skinny minimalist wallets

on Wednesday, December 12th, 2012
Posted in: News, Wallets

  Wallets seem to be more popular than ever lately, with minimal wallets getting the bulk of the attention. While going through my inbox, I found 4 wallet related announcements that I want to share with all of you. 1. X Slimmy from Koyono - At 0.19″ (5mm) thin, this is the slimmest Slimmy ever made.Read More…

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Bellroy introduces their slimmest wallet – The Card Sleeve

on Sunday, November 25th, 2012
Posted in: News, Wallets

If you’re ready to join the minimal wallet craze, consider the new Card Sleeve from Bellroy. This vegetable tanned leather sleeve is about as simple as it gets. Available in 3 colors (Cocoa, Blue Steel and Black), the Card Sleeve features a pull-tab accessible slot that can hold 2-6+ credit cards, business cards or aRead More…

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New Flipside Strata wallet keeps it simple and thin

on Wednesday, November 14th, 2012
Posted in: News, Wallets

We’ve reviewed Flipside’s unique plastic wallets in the past and now they have a new wallet to add to their offerings. It’s the Flipside Strata and it’s been designed specifically for minimalists who like to keep things as simple and light as possible. The Strata flips open to reveal 2 slots which can hold upRead More…

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Minimalist Wallet Offers Skinny Style

on Wednesday, October 10th, 2012
Posted in: News, Pocket Gear, Wallets

Here’s another one for my wallet freak friends. The Minimalist wallet by CAPSULE is a Kickstarter project that has already met their funding goal of $16,500. The wallet is made of Black napa leather and features two card compartments and a separate cash storage area. An easily accessible front card slot has been designed toRead More…

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Cobra Wallet – Is it a Wallet or a Phone Stand?

on Tuesday, September 25th, 2012
Posted in: News, Wallets

The Cobra Wallet is the latest wallet design to seek funding via Kickstarter. This wallet features a curved design that offers storage for up to 8 cards and a couple of bills (there’s also a hidden area that can hold a key). At only .5 inches thick, the Cobra Wallet helps reduce pocket bulge whileRead More…

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HuMn Wallet – Interesting Minimalist Wallet Design

on Sunday, September 9th, 2012
Posted in: News, Wallets

I am going to come out of the closet… and admit that I have a wallet fetish. I am always surfing the net and browsing magazines to find cool new wallet designs. So far I haven’t found a new wallet that makes me want to switch from my all time favorite Waterfield Designs zippered wallet,Read More…

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SafePocket Money Clip Holds One Bill as Well as 20

on Wednesday, September 5th, 2012
Posted in: News, Wallets

If you have ever used a money clip to organize your cash and credit cards, you have probably run into the problem where the clip doesn’t snap back in place when you go from a large stack of bills or credit cards down to just a few. The SafePocket Money Clip is a two sidedRead More…

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Loop Attachment’s The Mummy iPhone 4/4S Case

on Saturday, September 1st, 2012

Want to wrap your iPhone like a mummy?  Loop Attachment’s The Mummy does just that but with silicone bandage straps.  It comes in a wide selection of colors: Neon green, red, graphite, magenta, powder blue, neon blue, orange, purple, black and white.  The back of The Mummy can also be used as a credit cardRead More…

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Protean Echo Is the Last Payment Card You’ll Ever Need

on Monday, August 13th, 2012
Posted in: Miscellaneous, News, Wallets

How many debit, credit, loyalty or other magnetic strip cards do you have in your wallet?  The Protean Echo is a concept designed to lighten your  wallet, but in a good way. Due to be put up as a funding project on Kickstarter in Winter, the Echo system allows you to scan all your magnetic dataRead More…

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Daycraft Offers new Accessories

on Monday, July 30th, 2012
Posted in: News, Wallets

We’ve mentioned Hong Kong based Daycraft here on The Gadgeteer before. They offer all sorts of high quality stationary products like notebooks, day planners etc. They are branching out to include other accessories like the Folding Tray and Moneywrap wallet seen above. The Folding Tray is a useful addition to your mobile organization arsenal. ConstantRead More…

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MochiThings Poste Smartphone Wallet

on Tuesday, July 24th, 2012

We’ve shown you a few “go to lunch” wallets that can carry a phone, a couple of cards, and some cash that you can just grab and go without having to lug around a huge bag.  MochiThings has another of these wallets, called the Poste Smartphone Wallet.  It’s made of PU and suede with aRead More…

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Precision Pocket Card Carrier for iPhone 4/4S

on Friday, July 6th, 2012

Easily add a card wallet to the back of your iPhone 4/4S with the Precision Pocket Card Carrier from KILLSPENCER.  The Pocket is made by two craftsmen in KILLSPENCER’s LA workshop from premium, locally-sourced rosewood and Alcantara Suede.  It adheres to the back of the iPhone with special removable industrial adhesive.  The wallet portion isRead More…

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Portel Retromodern Aged Leather iPhone Wallet

on Monday, June 25th, 2012

  Portel is an Etsy shop that offers some beautiful hand-aged leather accessories for iPhone or iPod touch.  Shown is the Retromodern iPhone Wallet.  There’s room for cards and cash, plus a pocket for your iPhone.  The wallet snaps shut for security.  They also make an iPhone pocket to hold your phone and cards, aRead More…

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Slim Timber Wallet – Get some wood in your pants

on Tuesday, June 12th, 2012
Posted in: News, Wallets

From Slim Timber the Wood Wallet is hand crafted from a single piece of maple or walnut.  It’s large enough to fit up to eight credit cards and a simple leather strap uses a magnetic clip to ensure your cards don’t fall out. Made in the USA the wallet goes for $45.