Bifold Wallet Reviews
One of the most unique materials we’ve reviewed in a wallet, the wood and cork wallet is surprisingly flexible and durable. Carried as a slim wallet, it’s a talking piece that smells wonderful.
Bellroy put great thought and design time into the Hide & Seek wallet. Providing a second billfold pocket and card slot cleverly hidden behind the first, it’s a great way to keep cash, coin or cards out of the spotlight. But with everything else in the wallet, is there really a need to “hide” things that create more bulk?
Allett’s wallets maintain a design ethos that ensures you can put loads of things in the wallet and it feels like it’s still thin. Amazing. Check out how this nylon ripstop fabric can change your wallet carry habits.
Abrasus’ bifold wallet mashes up cash, currency and coins in a thin bifold wallet. The attention to design detail to keep it thin creates a cool talking point, and the high quality construction and materials will ensure it will last a long time. But with only a 5 card capacity in comparison to 15 slips of cash and 15 coins, is that a reasonable balance?
Passport sleeves are a hit and miss thing, but Bellroy’s mixes all the right notes. With the ability to carry cash along with boarding passes and cards, its mini pen makes it the perfect offering when you’re traveling internationally.
The faux leather is hard to detect in Travando’s RIO wallet. With an attractive 2 color combination and integrated money clip, it provides options for those who are looking for a non-leather alternative. Its card capacity and ability to easily handle foreign currency is also a plus.
Looking for a soft sheep leather billfold wallet? Want a clever flip up ID? Bryker Hyde’s Front ID Flip wallet meets these needs and more. Ten card slots and 2 billfold pockets, along with 2 ID slots provide amazing capacity without bulk.
Pop-up card wallets are ubiquitous, but 10 years ago Secrid invented the design that would spawn a million knockoff’s. The Secrid Original Cardprotector wallet is where it all started. While it’s still top of the heap for quality of mechanism, there are concerns with the exterior design that hampers its ability to compete in an ever evolving wallet world!
There are many leather bifold wallet out there, but few clear the hurdle of making materials and construction top priority. The Baurdi Aviator wallet meets that high bar and goes further. The leather, tanning process, sewing detail and finish stand out.
For those looking for a more traditional bifold with amazing capacity, features and more, the Fossil Coin Pocket wallet is your choice. While very large and not something you could carry in your front pocket, if you need to carry a lot, this genuine leather wallet will meet needs.
I tend to bring up Anson Calder’s price as part of their video listings. They continue to kill it with product with simplistic design, elegant operation and superior materials, and they know it! Their pricing reflects their confidence. If price is secondary to quality, function and operation, then you have to look at this wallet. They’ve quickly become one of my favorites.
Designed by US and Irish folks, this Italian leather bifold provides elegance in a multi-colored design which keeps things simple. At a very reasonable price, this wallet is keen on casual outings and comfortable in more formal events.
Made from their innovative 10XD ripstop fabric, which behaves and matures like leather, but is stronger than steel, Pioneer Carry continues to introduce new designs to meet the needs of active individuals and those looking for a cool material offering.
5.11 Tactical is known for their extensive, innovative, durable and quality gear for demanding careers and lifestyles. Their Status wallet fits this and is built well, can take abuse and has great capacity. But the billfold area is a little narrow….
When you get the Saddleback Leather’s vertical bifold in your hands, you notice immediately that it’s a tough leather requiring break in, but that toughness is what makes this 100-year quality. The dimensions are precise to be deep enough for cards and cash folded once while not being too big. Reasonably priced, this wallet will not disappoint.
It could be argued that Inscribeself has created the best middle ground product between journals and wallets on the market (if not, please lead me to them!). Though not perfect as a journal or a wallet, this mashup brings the best features of both into a compact offering that provides those who would rather write than type a stylish way to go.
Arriving in less than impressive packaging, Hook & Alberts vertical bifold wallet design is good, with nice external and internal storage capabilities, but the execution on quality and reported customer support problems make us question the value offering of this up and coming New York brand.
Everyone knows Tumi makes excellent products in many collections. Their gusseted wallet is yet another example of well-thought out design, providing amazing capacity for cards and cash using unique materials.
The #52 vertical bifold from Stock & Barrel uses the finest leather and really does provide great access to cards and you can store cash FOLDED OVER ONCE….AND IT FITS. That’s no easy task with many smaller wallets today. They even sell the designs to their wallets so you can make one yourself! Take a look at what this simplicity can provide.
Bellroy has a HUGE selection of products to handle almost any situation. Their new Note Sleeve wallet is an excellent convergence example of form, function and minimalism. If you want to carry cards, cash, coins, keys or other miscellaneous things all in a slim bifold, you’ve found a good candidate here.
Produced from top-grain leather, this feature-rich bifold wallet comes from a rising Pakistani wallet manufacturer with eyes for growth and expansion. Take a look, then click the link below to see what other wallets their site has to offer.
The thin cut of leather and lack of sewing of internal card slots provide an incredibly thin bifold card profile, but with that design choice, will it have longevity and durability? The color is awesome, the leather is veg tanned and the lining is suede, nice touches for those looking for an elegant and simple wallet in bold colors.
The simplicity and raw beauty of the Rustico Voyager bifold brings anyone back to what real leather looks, smells and feels like. The tactile nature of this wallet makes it irresistible, and the clever long-side, short-side make holding cash easy in a simple card bifold.
With plenty of card slots and even two separate places to store cash, the Vertical Bifold is a great experiment on Bryker Hyde’s money clip and larger wallet offerings. It works to find the right balance between slimness and increased capacity.
Taking wallet materials into a completely new direction, Pioneer Carry’s Matter bifold used stronger than steel fabric that feels, breaks in like and molds like leather. Hard to believe, but it’s an impressive package that’ll leave you with a cool story to tell your buddies. What I like most is its ability to carry cash folded over only ONCE.
Starting with high-quality Horween leather, NOMAD’s slim bifold leverages a slim design with surprising capacity. This un-tiled version of NOMAD’s popular wallet will still bring a smile and wonderful leather smell to you.
Using all recycled or recyclable material, NarwhalCo’s Eco Fold is a durable, vegan, eco-friendly wallet that can hold more than you think!
Allett’s famous Mule is a deliberately designed wallet to decrease bulk, while increasing capacity. It’s amazing how much this wallet can carry!
The Paperwallet’s clever single-piece of material, combined with its mind-blowing number of cool designs make the cool hidden compartments for cards in this wallet stand out!
The Popov 4 Card Billfold wallet is made with the best leather you can find, smells incredible and will last longer than you’re wiling to carry it. But there’s something about the billfold slot that’s problematic.