Men are once again preoccupied by the details which emphasize their outfit, just like the gentlemen a hundred years ago used to be. The only difference is that those times were characterized by the chain watches, the canes and the top hats worn by these gentlemen. Now, we have the smart-casual style and its accessories, some such accessories being the wallets made of crocodile and ostrich leather.
A man is defined by the handmade shoes he wears, by the matching belt, the customized suit and the luxury watch he wears. However, his wallet is just as important. Tailors don’t approve of these accessories because they don’t look very good in pants, but there are more and more solutions for this problems, there being a lot of non-conformist and personalized shapes and models.
Paul Smith is one of the revolutionary figures of the wallet industry. He created a lot of vintage wallets with cars and women printed on them, these prints being on the inside. Dunhill is another defining name when it comes to wallets, his creations being the wallets resembling the cricket balls.
From the point of view of the format, men can choose wallets which have special pockets for their credit cards, the Valextra or Nelson models being some of the most pretentious and expensive options. Also, there are a lot of men who want to have their own personalized wallets. The Ettinger workshops are probably the best-known when it comes to this.
The classical wallets are also highly appreciated if they have ostrich leather, crocodile leather or fish leather. These exotic wallets are very popular and usually have the owner’s name printed on them.
A wallet is one of the most appreciated gifts you can surprise a businessman with or any man who cares about style and prestige. Banks also order such accessories for their most important clients.