- Buyer's Guide
Week In Review ~ 1 March
In the mood for covet-worthy carry? Well you’ve come to the right place. This week we’re checking out beautiful wallets, new releases from Japanese icons and a carry-on bag that keeps your suits crisp and wrinkle-free…
Carry a lot, then a little
Looking for a wallet that keeps up with your changing carry needs? That’s exactly what Bellroy’s new Carry Out delivers. The main portfolio wallet holds cash, cards, coins, a passport, SIM card and a phone. Want to go light? Simply use the Carry Out’s removable slim wallet when you just need some cash and a couple of cards. Plus with its top-notch vegetable-tanned leather and classy design, this is a wallet you’ll want to carry out and about wherever you go.
Relaxed styling from Head Porter
Head Porter are serving up some new design goodness with their Granada series. Taking inspiration from Panama hats, the bags are constructed out of a lightweight nylon fabric and feature eye-catching neon accents. The series includes a medium tote bag, large tote bag, clutch and pouch, perfect for kicking back on your travels or adding a little bit of Japanese style to your EDC.
Limited edition leather masterpieces
Renowned Japanese bag-maker master-piece are known for blending function and fashion into an expertly crafted whole – and for fans of the brand who love leather bags, things just got even better. master-piece have released limited edition all-leather versions of their POTENTIAL No.01741 and OVER No.03454 backpacks. The interiors of the packs feature master-piece’s original jacquard fabric, while the water-repellent treatment on the leather offers protection against the elements.
Chic carry-on to suit the business traveler
When you need to look sharp for your next business meeting, a wrinkled suit is the last thing you need. Unfortunately, travel bags and suits don’t go well together – but VOCIER is aiming to change this with their C38. This upright wheeled travel bag has a dedicated compartment that holds up to two suits, with an incorporated magnetic hanger system, as well as enough space for a week’s worth of clothing. Other features include a laptop compartment and a small storage compartment on the handle for items such as a phone, tickets and passport. Winner of the iF Design Award 2015, this is a sleek piece of carry that will keep you looking suave on your next trip.
Back to basics with beautiful materials
There’s a lot to be said for the beautiful minimalism of a high-quality bifold wallet. Moreca understand the appeal of such a piece, as evidenced by their limited edition Bifold Olivgrun wallet. With its smooth vegetable-tanned leather in an understatedly elegant olive colorway, rugged brass snap fasteners and two card slots that can hold up to eight cards each, this is a fine piece for work and leisure environments alike.