Paperwallet | ITSLIQUID

Paperwallet

Fashion | January 1, 2020 |

Paperwallet

Paperwallet

Founded in 2007, Paperwallet is an international e-commerce brand specializing in minimalist wallets with a twist. With an equal focus on functionality, design, and style, Paperwallet accessories are a modern alternative to traditional leather wallets. Each Paperwallet product features a limited-edition design created by artists from around the world. The Paperwallet brand originates from hustle and humble beginnings. Founder Elad Burko was struck with inspiration after he was gifted a vinyl wallet from a friend who picked it up on vacation. Since Elad was always interested in entrepreneurship, it was at that moment he saw the opportunity he’d been waiting for and jumped right in. Paperwallet started small, selling at tradeshows and getting into wholesale before launching their own online store. Now, they sell wallets internationally and have collaborated with talented artists from around the world.

Paperwallet

But how to achieve a product that is compact yet durable? Oh, and environmentally friendly? When creating the original wallet, these three criteria were at the forefront of the team’s minds. After significant research and testing, Tyvek® was the clear winner and is now the smart material used for all Paperwallet products. Tyvek® material is as thin as paper but strong enough to withstand the wear and tear of your busy life. Tyvek® is the same material used on construction sites and other large-scale projects because it’s able to avoid rips and tears. Tyvek® is also liquid-proof and will expand over time rather than burst at the seams if it’s overstuffed. The most integral part of this material is that it’s 100% recyclable and is able to be recycled up to six times after use. Sustainability is important and built into the core of the Paperwallet mission. Paperwallet is proud to be the very first brand to merge the design potential of Tyvek® material with limited edition artwork from artists around the globe.

Paperwallet

Art is truly at the heart of Paperwallet. The brand is influenced both by the art of origami and a goal to create pocketable art. We want to get artists’ work off the wall and into the world. The techniques of origami paper folding are used to transform the Tyvek® from a sheet of material into a thin wallet containing pockets with enough room to store all your essential items. The folds help create the desired minimalistic look while paying homage to the art of paper folding. But don’t worry, folds aren’t the only thing keeping your cash in place. Additional stitching may be added to certain products to keep everything secure.

When founding the company, Elad knew that he wanted to partner with inspiring artists to give them an opportunity to make a living from their art. Elad knew many talented artists who had to put their art on the backburner to make ends meet, so he committed to working with local artists from all around the globe and ensuring he could give back to the art community. Because the Paperwallet products are released in limited-edition batches, many artists have the opportunity to be featured. Elad frequently attends art shows and scours local markets and festivals looking for the next exciting artist partnership for future Paperwallet products. Artists are also welcomed to submit their portfolios or proposals to the Paperwallet team online for consideration.

Paperwallet

When you purchase a Paperwallet, you can expect a paper-thin, minimalist wallet made of the toughest, long-lasting material around. As an added bonus, the designs are limited edition, so you stand out from the crowd. Paperwallet offers four wallet styles to fit your specific needs; the slim wallet, micro wallet, clutch wallet, and flat wallet. While each varies in size and shape, all Paperwallet products are designed with the same foundational elements; durable Tyvek® material, expert origami-influenced design, and international artwork. Whether you plan to store your wallet in a bag or in your pocket, you can rest assured that it won’t take up too much space, and keep you looking effortlessly stylish.

Paperwallet

The original wallet release is still one of the best-sellers. At 3.9 by 3.25 inches, the Slim Wallet can fit between 8-12 cards comfortably while still leaving room for plenty of cash. The small and sleek build combined with the generous pocket space makes it an ideal tool for keeping your life organized yet simple. If you’re looking for a bit more room, the Clutch Wallet might be the product for you. This wallet is 7.1 by 3.8 inches and is designed to fit your life beautifully with a minimalist touch in mind. You’ll have plenty of room for all your necessities, with three card slots, two large cash compartments, and a large zippered pocket. The Clutch Wallet can hold up to 9 cards and plenty of cash.

Safety is also a key component of Paperwallet’s goals. The new release of RFID technology integration adds an extra layer of security, without adding more weight to your wallet. Information-threatening tools have never been easier to obtain or use. Your personal information could be picked up simply by walking past a stranger. With an RFID shield, however, the technology won’t work. Keep your private information private, and do it with the same compact style. All of the Paperwallet wallet styles have the option for RFID protection. Paperwallet products exemplify a fusion between functionality and art, keeping your every day carry slim, convenient, and fashionable. With a dual focus on sustainability and supporting the international art community, Paperwallet is a unique brand with a variety of wallets to fit anyone’s personal style.

more. www.paperwallet.com

Are you an artist, architect, designer? Would you like to be featured on ITSLIQUID platform? Send an e-mail to info@itsliquid.com or fill the form below

RELATED POSTS


Yaze

Fashion | February 20, 2021

Yaze is a Tuscany "D.O.C." brand born from the will of two young brothers to blend their heritage of savoir-faire with the expression and taste of Gen Z in an attempt to take Made in Italy to a whole new level. Y(oung) (h)AZE focuses on the characteristics of the DNA of a generation that, like haze, would like to create a univocal "landscape", a multicultural community lover of inclusiveness. Read more


aevintiri

Fashion | February 8, 2021

aevintiri is a brand-new vision with its roots in the past. It is the result of the tailoring tradition and the passion for creation of clothes and accessories, which has connected the women in Vittoria's family for generations. The purpose of aevintri is to create clothes and accessories for our time, which are - at the same time - “timeless”. A brand that aims to express the wonderful complexity of a contemporary woman. Read more


BRISTON

Fashion | February 5, 2021

Brice Jaunet, BRISTON's founder, has a wealth of experience in the luxury watch industry, dating back 15 years. Brice's passion and proven market knowledge led to the creation of BRISTON as the synthesis of a personal and professional life dedicated to the watches. Resulting from his thoughts & researches, Brice Jaunet wanted to create a beautiful, true & authentic timepiece but also affordable. From this spirit, BRISTON creates its own particular style with a strong classical watchmaker DNA but bringing this smart & casual touch with the use of innovative raw material and a variety of colors that creates its authentic style. Read more


Zinteh Lighting

Design | January 31, 2021

Zinteh Lighting is a brilliant well-established venture seeking to illuminate the world with aesthetic lamps that represent sophistication and class. With their extensive experience and expertise, they create unique and innovatively designed lamps that brighten up a room with light and artistic craftsmanship. Their diligent designers are devoted to revolutionizing the lighting industry. They bring a new meaning to dull old lamps by creating elegant and original designs with an unconventional and exceptionally modern touch. Read more


Sign up for our Newsletter.

Enter your email to receive our latest updates!