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10 Classic Designer Wallets That Are Worth Investing In

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10 Classic Designer Wallets That Are Worth Investing In
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When it comes to wallets, women like to keep it classic, enduring, and trend-proof. Unlike bags, shoes, and clothes, it’s not something to frequently change up as it is often kept inside a purse and almost never seen. That’s why it’s worth it to invest in a designer wallet—because you’re sure to keep it for a long time (if not through generations!)

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10 Classic Designer Wallets Worth Your Money:

1. Hermès Constance Wallet

Timelessness is central to an investment piece, and that’s why Hermès is often the go-to brand for those looking for one. The Constance series is a testament to its name—the being of constancy—reliable and trustworthy. You’re sure to find that in the Constance wallet, made with a luxurious epsom calfskin, and comes with credit card slots, a pocket, and zipped coin purse.

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Constance Wallet, 2420 GBP (approximately P153,274), HERMÈS

2. Prada Saffiano Wallet

The Prada saffiano series is a mainstay in the fashion world, considered a wardrobe staple by many. What makes the Prada saffiano wallet stand out from the rest is its remarkable quality, which is the union of Italian craftsmanship and superior materiality. Saffiano leather is known to be highly durable as it is water resistant, easy to clean, and scratch-proof. And with investments, the best kinds are the ones that will last forever, so this one’s an excellent bet.

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Prada Saffiano Wallet, 475USD (approximately P22,971), PRADA, farfetch.com

3. Goyard Victoire Wallet

One of the most luxurious French fashion houses, yet conversely low-key, Goyard is the pinnacle of subtle glamour. The Victoire wallet is made with the brand’s Goyardine coated canvas, and bares their signature pattern. What we love about this wallet is its unisex feel, which will be sure to fit anyone’s personal aesthetic.

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Victoire wallet, price unavailable, GOYARD

4. Chloé C Wallet

C for charm? Convenience? Chic? Not quite, but might as well! This wallet by Chloé (that’s what the C’s for, if you didn't already know) is all those things rolled into one stylish package. It features four card slots, slit pockets, and a zipped compartment, and all made with 100% calf leather. If you’re one of the many patriots of the mini-bag trend, this wallet is the perfect pick.

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Chloé C Wallet, 280 USD (approximately 13540), CHLOÉ

5. Miu Miu Matelassé Wallet

Who says investment pieces have to be minimal? We say, if something’s your style and you’ll use it forever—go for it! Miu Miu is known for its fun and flirty take on design and their matelassé pieces are a testament to that. This bi-fold leather wallet—complete with four card slots, snap flap coin pocket, and a document compartment—is as functional as it is pretty. Surely, this will perk up your mood every time you see it in your purse.

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Small Matelassé Wallet, 460 USD (approximately P22,245), MIU MIU

6. Saint Laurent Loulou Matelassé Flap

The Saint Laurent Loulou wallet offers a tamer variation of the pattern (though don’t mistake it for having less of a personality!) The Loulou series is named after Yves Saint Laurent’s long time muse Lou Lou De La Falaise, who was the quintessential free-spirited lady of the '70s. Embody a little bit of that through this Saint Laurent classic, made with divine bovine leather, and complete with a zipped compartment, card slots, note compartments and receipt slots.

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Loulou Matelasse Flap Wallet, 695 USD (approximatelyP33,610), SAINT LAURENT

7. Bottega Veneta Intrecciato French Wallet

Before Daniel Lee’s waffle, the interecciato weave was arguably the most recognizable pattern from Bottega Veneta. The wallet is a testament to the fashion house’s ethos of subtlety, as it doesn’t feature any large logos or other loud design elements. If you’re keen on true, fine, high-quality Italian craftsmanship, this is the one for you. The fashion house has been creating woven leather since the 1960s, so you’re sure to own a masterfully created piece with this.

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Intrecciato French Wallet, 620 USD (approximately P29,983), BOTTEGA VENETA

8. Chanel Classic Flap Wallet

Chanel’s quilted pattern is as classic as classic gets. There’s no denying the longevity of the flap purse, which is constantly lauded as the investment piece to own, so why not have the wallet version, too? This trifold wallet is made with a magnificent black grained calfskin, which is equally luxurious as it is durable. And as with any piece from the French fashion house, you’ll have something to last through generations.

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Classic Flap Wallet, 1075 USD (approximately P51998), CHANEL

9. Acne Studios Compact Bifold Wallet

This Swedish fashion house is well known for their small leather goods, so you can easily find a chic wallet from their selection. This soft-grain, bi-fold wallet is a study of their signature Scandinavian minimalism, which is understated and almost utilitarian. Designs like this never go out of style, so you’re sure to have a piece that you’ll love forever.

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Compact Bifold Wallet, 290 AUD (approximately P10030), ACNE STUDIOS

10. Mansur Gavriel Moon Leather Wallet

A cult-favorite brand for that classic bucket bag, Mansur Gavriel definitely knows their leather goods. Their Moon leather Wallet comes in a unique shape that pays tribute to its name. It’s perfect for someone who wants to make a statement without being too loud. And the best part? It’s made with a vegetable-tanned leather that’s designed to change color beautifully over time. How’s that for an investment piece?

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Moon leather wallet, 295 USD (approximately P 14,328), MANSUR GAVRIEL

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