21 Best Minimalist Wallets For Men in 2019
For men, wallet is probably the most crucial thing you carry around every single day. And most men have the habit of putting cash, bills and pile of credit cards into their wallet. A fat wallet not only looks ugly but also causes health issue. No kidding.
Wallet is probably the most crucial thing to carry around. Apart from cash, our identity, government-issued cards and documents, driver's permits and debit cards and credit cards all go into our wallets. This automatically makes our wallets an essential embellishment.
While wallets for men need not be as flashy and expensive as a women's purse, a minimal standard of quality and fashion is a good idea. Minimalist wallets are an ideal choice because they are slim, takes up less space.
Here’s my tried and tested list of best minimalist wallets for men.
Thom Browne Pebble Grain Billfold Wallet
For all you leather enthusiasts out there, the Thom Browne Pebble Grain Billfold wallet is a high quality, soft pebble grain leather wallet made in Italy. It comes with eight card slots and two receipt pockets. Apart from being easy on the looks, this is perfect for everyday casual carrying.
Saint Laurent Grain East/West Wallet
The Saint Laurent East/West wallet comes with tonal textile stitching and plain calfskin design, perfect for casual carry. Along with four card slots, two note slots and a coin pouch (press stud) on the interior as well, this minimalist wallet will quickly help you carry your cards and cash comfortably.
Alexander McQueen Billfold Coin Case Wallet
If you carry coins around like me, you will find wallet with a coin case really comes in handy to keep your coins stowed away.
This billfold wallet by Alexander McQueen comes with 4 card slots, 2 receipt pockets and a coin case.
Made in Italy from a premium soft calfskin leather, this wallet is a solid choice if you are looking for a minimalist coin case wallet.
Givenchy Text Logo Billfold Wallet
This is a buffed leather minimalist wallet with plain tonal leather design and tonal textile lining. It has eight card slots, two interior note slots, and slick embossed white Logo design. A bit expensive, but quality wise, it is worth the money.
Bottega Veneta Intreciatto Bifold Wallet
I'm usually very picky when it comes to good-looking products, mainly because I trust quality more. If I can get my hands on both, it is lottery day, which is what precisely the Botegga Venetta Intreciatto Bifold is. It looks great with the cross basket design, and the leather is also formidable. It has tonal stitching, textile and leather lining with eight card slots and four-note slots. It is, however, not very slim so if you can compromise space for quality, you’re good.
Bottega Veneta Intreciatto Minimalist Wallet with Money clip
Minimalist wallets with money clip are great if you are space conscious. The Bottega Veneta Money clip wallet has six card slots, and an interior money clip with basket weave designed calfskin leather. It has tonal hardware, tonal textile lining, and tonal stitching and comes sleek and slim, perfect for fitting into your front pockets.
Fendi "Bag Bugs" Bifold Wallet
The "Bag Bugs" Bifold Wallet by Fendi is good looking and made from high-quality leather with leather interior and tonal stitching. It has two note slots and eight card slots. If you carry around a lot of your cards like me, you may have to compromise space.
Maison Margiela Cord Bifold Wallet
This wallet feels good, has a sleek design and has high-quality material leather. If you talk about the aesthetics, this wallet is unique with grained calfskin and woven cord detailing.
I sit and stand a lot and carry all my cards everywhere I go. This means that I put my wallet at the back pocket and most wallets get worn out soon. The Cord Bifold wallet is durable, and it delivers the capacity as well with eight card slots and four-note slots.
Valextra Simple Grip Spring Wallet
This Simple Grip Spring Wallet by Valextra is an ultra slim wallet with money clip and card slots. Apart from the unique design, this wallet is durable, made of calfskin with grained surface design. I find this usually helpful when I go out casually, and it looks good in clubs and beaches.
Valextra 6CC Wallet
This is a grained calfskin designed bi-fold wallet with card slots, note slots Tonal stitching and is lined with calfskin too. It is compact, sleek and looks great on the formals.
Givenchy Logo Wallet
This is a bifold canvas wallet with four note pockets and eight card slots. It comes with tonal textile lining and tonal stitching. For its price, this wallet is perfect. High quality, durable and I have used it for a very long time with no signs of wear and tear.
Givenchy Eros Bifold Wallet
For any men out there who go out a lot on dates and can't seem to find that perfect girl, the Eros Bifold wallet (the name is a dead giveaway, isn't it?) is a great piece to go with your formal dating attire.
It has eight card slots, two note slots and comes with sleek grain design and high-quality leather. Has tonal leather textile lining and this piece goes great with suits.
Acne Studio Small Csarite Wallet
I'm not a big fan of Csarite wallets, personally but I make an exception for a few of them, and this is one. It comes in sleek leather material, silver-tone hardware, and tonal stitching, but that's not the best part.
It is sleek, ultra-slim and saves up great space. Plus, I know I will never lose my guitar picks and change when I carry this around.
Smythson Panama 8 Card Wallet
The Smythson's Panama is a bifold wallet and comes with eight card slots and four-note slots. It has tonal leather interior and has a textured '‘cross-grain" design with tonal stitching and tonal textile lining. It has a classy appearance and is remarkably durable, made of calfskin.
Dolce & Gabbana Logo Wallet
This is a smooth pebble designed leather wallet, and this is the perfect piece for your everyday events. It has six card slots, a note slot and is a very durable leather wallet.
Common Projects Zip Coin Leather Case
Saffiano Leather Wallet is a zipped wallet that comes with leather interior, six card slots, and textile lining. I use this to put my main door key as well as my guitar picks. The compartments are surprisingly spacious for a minimalist wallet.
Paul Smith Pebbled Wallet
This is a calfskin wallet with a soft-pebble grained design. It has a leather interior, tonal stitching, and textile lining and is surprisingly cheap for its quality.
Comme des Garçons Wallet Brick line SA3110 Wallet
Another cheap, high-quality compact wallet manufactured by Comme Des Garcons, featuring cowhide leather, an interior note pocket, and zip around closure. This wallet, however, compromises space for quality so you won't be able to fit in many cards on your person. This is best for casual carry.
Maison Margiela Leather Billfold Wallet
This is a sleek designed billfold wallet made of calfskin with a divided currency pouch. It has eight card slots and two slip pockets and has a smooth exterior design. This is a perfect spacious, minimalist wallet and is suitable for most occasions.
Maison Margiela Leather Pouch
This is a simple leather pouch manufactured by Maison Margiela. It has a single compartment and a smooth calfskin surface. The beauty of this wallet lies in its simplicity, simple, great, nothing special but worth the buy.
Maison Margiela Plain Leather Wallet
Another simple wallet from Maison Margiela, this piece has a simple, plain design. It has two bill pockets, multiple card slots, and two note slots and is perfect for almost every occasion.