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This Smart Wallet Will Also Notify You If You Leave A Card Behind

There are a few ways that will ensure you will not lose or forget your wallet. The crudest of all would be hooking it up to a band, connected to your pants or belt, and the high tech way involves sticking a Bluetooth tracker to track it. So, it seems like this pesky issue has been addressed, but can either way ensures the contents, say your credit card, won’t be left behind after signing the check? Nope, but Walli can. Honestly, we are equally amazed that it could. Walli is a smart wallet unlike no other. It negates the need for sticker tracker cos’ the entire wallet is a gadget that, when paired with your smartphone, maintain the link between the two with an invisible chain. Continue reading This Smart Wallet Will Also Notify You If You Leave A Card Behind

Phonster Lets You Stow Away Your Phone and Wallet Like a Detective

Bulging pockets caused by wallets, keys and cell phones have long been part of men’s fashion problem. While some live with it and others solve it with bags and sometime, less-than-elegant solution like waist pouch. But you don’t really have to with the Phonster Handcrafted Holster by Ukraine-based leather goods maker, AGE. The idea is ridiculously simple, but it solves the problem of bulging pocket and eliminate the need to carry a bag to stash those three or more essentials. Well, that’s if you don’t mind looking like a detective because Phonster is exactly what it sounds like: it is a holster for phone and/or any other every day carry you may have, and you wear it like silver screen’s detectives do: over your shoulders. Continue reading Phonster Lets You Stow Away Your Phone and Wallet Like a Detective

Crazy-horse Leather Cow Head Backpack is as Weird as it is Cool

Someone left this interesting hat tip with us, but with a description that’s nearly as odd as the product is. Weird it might be, it is still something that beckons you to take a second look. Anyways, this Cow Head Backpack probably won’t go well with vegans, or should we say, any conventional person, but like I said, it is still strangely attractive. The tipster provide as a redirected link that does not lead to the said product, but we managed to find a website called MeetIDEA that sells this exact same bag. The description somewhat different from the one we have; a little more detailed, I would say. Anywho, it is handcrafted from genuine leather. Here’s the description: Continue reading Crazy-horse Leather Cow Head Backpack is as Weird as it is Cool

Chivote’s Iteration of the Classic Duffel Bag Oozes with Class and Style

Duffel bag can take in a lot of stuff and yet, it is not awkwardly huge and therefore, it not surprising that duffel is a bag of choice of many road warriors. However, duffel bags are often not quite as stylish and hardly can be described as ‘classy’. That’s not to say it should sacrifice functionality for style; it’s just plain hard to find one that fills both shoes. Fortunately for the lot who seeks both functionality and style with a dose of class elegance, the Classic Leather Duffel Bag by Chivote is here to fulfil their needs and wants. Continue reading Chivote’s Iteration of the Classic Duffel Bag Oozes with Class and Style

Kevlar Comes to Camera in the Form of a Super Cool Camera Strap

You probably don’t need bulletproof material to be on your camera accessories, but as far as cool factor is concern, it is always “why not if you can?” And in the case of the Kevlar Camera Strap by Convoy, while it does have the much revered bulletproof material in the mix, its cool factor goes beyond the material; it is the entire made up of this strap that impresses us, starting with the sling-style camera strap sporting a long strip of Kevlar webbing through the neckband, coupled with leather sewn with German polyester thread and brass hardware, powder coated for added durability and beauty. The rivets are set using Japanese rivet setters, while the sewing are done through Japanese Juki industrial sewing machines. Continue reading Kevlar Comes to Camera in the Form of a Super Cool Camera Strap

Love Aviation? Then You Will Love These Aviation-inspired Backpacks from Moreca Atelier

If you love jet aircraft and appreciate the subtle associate between everyday objects with this arguably world’s greatest invention, then we bet you will dig Kiev-based Moreca Atelier’s aviation-inspired backpacks, namely Aviator PH-1 and Aviatrix PH-2. Drawing inspiration from air travels and the image of a magnificent aerial machine, the Lockheed Super Constellation aka ‘Connie’, these backpacks are Moreca Atelier’s tribute to the revered aircraft and as the company puts it, a “vision of how the objects from the world of Connie could have looked if the aircraft had survived the coming of the jet aviation era.” Continue reading Love Aviation? Then You Will Love These Aviation-inspired Backpacks from Moreca Atelier

Travler Camera Case Will Add a Vintage Flair to Your GoPro Camera

GoPro is not an actual camera. It is an action camera, but that hasn’t stop many folks from using one as their primary camera and if you are one of them, may we suggest that you do so in style? Like slipping on a Travler Camera Case for GoPro? To be fair, GoPro is never associated with vintage, neither does it do the lomo thing like Diana (which looks super rad in leather case, btw), but looking at what the folks at Travler Leather has created for your lovely GoPro, you have to admit that a GoPro does look pretty snazzy garbed in rich hand-selected leather. If you are traveling with GoPro and not anticipating any rough activities like jumping off the cliff, we think the Travler Camera Case may be your favorite action camera-turn-everyday-camera’s best friend. Continue reading Travler Camera Case Will Add a Vintage Flair to Your GoPro Camera

These Beautiful Salmon Leather Wallets Are Made from Byproducts from Sustainable Fisheries in Alaska

I am sure we are all familiar with leather goods made from cowhide-based leather, but do you know there are also fish-based leather too? They have been around for a while, but now an Alaskan startup wants to bring it to the mainstream by turning fish leather, or Salmon leather to be precise, into wallets. As mentioned, fish leather is not the newest of new, but Tidal Vision, the company behind the Salmon Leather Project, promised to use only salmon from certified sustainable fisheries. Meaning, they only source these byproducts from fisheries who help to manage the populations of both target and by catch species, by not harvesting during crucial breeding seasons and practice sound fishing methods that won’t damage the fishes’ habitat. Continue reading These Beautiful Salmon Leather Wallets Are Made from Byproducts from Sustainable Fisheries in Alaska

Bronxton Handcrafted Minimalist Wallets, Because Minimalist Wallet is Never One-size-fits All

Money and the thing that keeps it, i.e. the wallet, are something we can never get enough. Perhaps real-life Scrooge McDuckians like Warren Buffett, Donald Trump and Rupert Murdoch may disagree, but that’s their problem. For you and I, the dough we see at the end of the month are hard-earned and deserves a nice, cosy place to reside in before we spend it all. Having said that, Bronxton Vault, the folks who brought the sexy roll-up case and classy minimalist wallets, is back with not one, not two, but three level of minimalist wallets with varying level of minimalism to keep those blood-and-sweat money of yours and of course, whatever cards you may have. Needless to say, being minimalist, the trio aims to remove the bulge on your butt too. Continue reading Bronxton Handcrafted Minimalist Wallets, Because Minimalist Wallet is Never One-size-fits All

Wilcox Boots – Handcrafted Boots Made for Adventuring in Classic Style

Boots made for rugged environments are a dime a dozen with many of them coming from big brand names which are usually pricey and/or lacking the personal touch. While price is usually overcome by small scale makers, personal touch is often not. But what do we mean by personal touch? To us, personal touch means footwear that are handcrafted by true shoe artisans and that’s very important because machines know no comfort and neither will the machines know the art of shoemaking. Only the person making it knows. With that in mind, Utah-based startup Wilcox Boots sets out to create boots that not only addresses comfort and durability, but with classic styling which boots lovers all over the world have love and embrace so dearly. Continue reading Wilcox Boots – Handcrafted Boots Made for Adventuring in Classic Style