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Exclusive: 15 Best Shirt Jackets for Men: Shackets for Surviving Every Season 2022 –




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Introducing your next cool weather staple: the best shirt jackets for men. When it’s too chilly for a t-shirt but too warm for a full-blown coat, you’ll find yourself reaching for a shirt jacket to build your outfit with. In fact, you’re probably going to wonder how you lived so long without one.

Made for layering, the shirt jacket (or men’s overshirt) is an outstanding mid-weight clothing item. Wear it with your favorite tees and sweaters or under your winter jacket to stay warm without sacrificing style.

Ready to elevate your look? These are the 15 best men’s shirt jackets to take your autumn and winter fashion to the next level.

Key Takeaways 

Shirt jackets or ‘Shacket’ as they are affectionately being called, are some of the most versatile clothing items a man can own. Chilly morning? Throw on a shirt jacket. Cool summer evening? A tee and a shirt jacket. Need a mid-layer under your winter jacket? You guessed it… shacket.

The best men’s shirt jackets are rounded up below, though I’m particularly partial to the Wax London Whiting Overshirt, made from a soft cord and easy to pair with other closet staples. If you’re looking for something slightly warmer, the Military Jacket from Corridor will keep the heat locked in, or the Percival Blanket Overshirt, which is as cozy as a warm bed on a snowy morning.

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Wax London Whiting Caramel Cord Overshirt

Material: Recycled Cotton | Colors: 5 | Size Range: XS-2XL | Fit: Regular

Cord is easy for year-round wear. It’s perfect all day during fall, great for summer nights, and toasty under a puffer jacket for the winter season. This shacket for men is a top choice for transitional wear to get you through the shoulder months and an effortless layer for the rest of the year, too.

Versatility is the name of the game, and this shirt jacket shows out. You can wear it with pretty much anything, even a matching pair of cords for a monochrome look. Otherwise, it looks just as good with jeans as it does with joggers and can fit several layers underneath without crazy bulk.


If you’re looking for a slightly heavier construction, the Whiting Overshirt also comes in a cozy wool blend. I’d pick up both, but I’ll leave the choice to you.

Corridor Ombre Green Military jacket

Material: 100% Merino Wool | Colors: 3 Multi | Size Range: XS-XL | Fit: Oversized

Live out your lumberjack dreams with this flannel shirt jacket from Corridor. Crafted from incredibly warm merino wool, this overshirt is a top pick for autumn wear. It’s thick enough to wear without a jacket but won’t have you sweating, either. Now you won’t have to choose between your favorite flannel or a jacket. Plus, the checked pattern screams apple picking and pumpkin patches.

For some outfit inspiration, layer it with a hoodie and a pair of jeans. For extra chilly mornings, throw on a colorful beanie and button it up to keep the cold out. No matter how you wear this shirt jacket, don’t be surprised if you find yourself shopping for a second colorway… it’s just that good.

Foret Ivy Check Overshirt

Material: 100% Wool | Colors: 1 | Size range: S-2XL | Fit: Regular

There’s just something about cold weather and plaid that go hand in hand. Maybe it’s the crisp autumn colors, or maybe it’s the illusion that plaid shirts keep you warmer than, say, a solid color. Believe whatever you want, but this Forét overshirt is proof of both.

Made from soft, brushed wool, this is among the best shirt jackets for men who are equally at home in the city and the woods. It offers a solid alternative to bigger jackets and hoodies and, instead, is a sophisticated layer for year-round wear. Whether you pair it with boots or sneakers, sweaters or tees, you’ll find it fits effortlessly into any man’s wardrobe, no matter the individual style.

Everlane Heavyweight Overshirt

Material: 100% Cotton | Colors: 8 | Size Range: XS-2XL | Fit: Relaxed

A high-quality, heavyweight cotton shirt is hard to come by these days. But Everlane pulls out all the stops with their twill overshirt that’s warm but not hot and designed for transitional weather. Whether you wear it over a tee or on its own, this shirt jacket is an essential wardrobe piece for put together autumn outfits.

It’s a whopping 8 oz of fabric (that’s pretty heavy) and features a relaxed fit. Some reviews state the shirt jacket shrinks after the first wash, so you may consider sizing up. That said, this piece is backed by Everlane’s 365-guarantee, so if it does shrink, they’ll replace it for you, no questions asked. Plus, it comes in 8 color options for seemingly unlimited choice in the hue department.

If you’re looking for something even warmer, Everlane also makes a plush sherpa-lined shirt jacket for an added dose of toast(y).


Axel Arigato Tait Quilted Overshirt

Material: 100% Polyester | Colors: 2 | Size Range: XS-XL | Fit: Regular

One of the biggest trends this cold weather season is quilted everything—from bags to jackets, and of course, to overshirts. Axel Arigato never misses, and their quilted shirt jacket is a must-have statement piece for this winter’s outfits. Though it’s certainly a pricey option, the fine craftsmanship and unique flair justify the damage it’ll do to your wallet.

Aside from looking fly, the quilted construction aids in the shirt jacket’s warmth, making it a perfect piece to wear over a tee or layered with a thicker jacket. Finished with snaps down the front and the brand’s signature Arigato on the pocket flap, this shirt jacket will be your new cold weather go-to, guaranteed.

Percival Blanket Overshirt

Material: Italian Wool Blend | Colors: 7 | Size Range: XS-2XL | Fit: Wide

For those days when you want to leave the house wrapped in your blanket, this shacket comes to the rescue. Instead of looking like a burrito, it offers a stylish alternative to dragging your couch throw outside. As soft as a blanket with lots of added details, this is one of the best shirt jackets for men looking to spice up their winter wardrobe.

My favorite part about this shirt jacket is the internal pockets that even come with a hook to hang your keys from. Not to mention the four pockets on the front to stash all your precious goods.

It’s worth noting that this garment has a wider fit, which means you can squeeze a hoodie underneath for added warmth. Or wear it while you take work calls from home—a slightly more professional look than being wrapped up in your duvet.

Neutrale Workwear

Material: 100% Organic Cotton | Colors: 2 | Size Range: XS-XL | Fit: Regular

This is one of the best men’s shirt jackets if you’re looking for a soft, wear-everywhere type of overshirt. With two neutral colorways crafted from 100% organic cotton, it goes with practically everything and adds a bit of dimension to a cold-weather outfit.

I’m a big fan of the green contrasting buttons and suggest wearing this piece with slacks or denim. Whether you slip on a crewneck or hoodie underneath, the slightly oversized fit can accommodate bulkier layers. When the snow starts to fall, throw it on over your thermals and under your jacket, so your apres ski outfit is already locked and loaded.

Wahts Patton Sweat Shirt Jackets

Material: 100% Organic Cotton | Colors: 4 | Size Range: S-3XL | Fit: Tailored


Nicer than a hoodie but more casual than a blazer. Though it looks super sleek, it’s actually made from jersey cotton, aka sweatshirt material, so you know it’s going to be ultra soft and comfy. When you need to dress up a bit, wear it with a bright turtleneck sweater or your favorite button-down. To keep things simple, it pairs well with tees and jeans.

The top detail of this men’s overshirt is the tech pockets to keep valuables safe and dry. Followed closely by the ribbed cuffs to lock in warmth and the flattering, tailored fit. Since it’s 100% cotton, you can throw this bad boy in the washer, making it a sophisticated upgrade from that tattered crewneck you’ve been sporting since college.

Foret Rowan Overshirt

Material: 100% Organic Cotton | Colors: 1 | Size Range: XS-2XL | Fit: Regular

Lighter than a jean jacket but heavy enough for transitional season wear, this piece is among the best shirt jackets for men craving a bit of denim. An ideal match for black jeans, a tee, and a hoodie (how to wear a denim jacket isn’t exactly rocket science), this jean top will effortlessly jazz up any autumn outfit or work perfectly as a spring jacket.

This men’s overshirt has a distinct workwear feel to it, making it an ageless coat that will stand the test of time. You’ll still be reaching for it in ten years. The deep front pockets make up the signature shirt jacket look and are great catchalls for your odds and ends, while the single breast pocket will safely hold your nearest and dearest.

Valentino Camouflage Shirt Jacket

Material: 100% Cotton | Colors: 1 | Size Range: IT 44-52 | Fit: Loose

I feel like camo and Valentino are almost a contradiction, but that’s what makes this shirt jacket so great. A high-end option for the military-inspired man, you can’t wear this camo jacket in a warzone but can get away with it anywhere else.

This overshirt has a slightly longer cut while maintaining a tailored feel, which gives it more of a jacket vibe than a shirt. Pull out your combat boots to wear with this shirt jacket, or keep it more low-key with a pair of leather sneakers, dark jeans, and a high-neck sweater (no need to overthink how to wear camouflage). Whatever you pair it with, the subtle Valentino branding across the top of the jacket will take your look to the next level.

Todd Snyder Olemtex Cpo Olive Shirt Jacket

Material: 45% Cotton, 39% Polyester, 16% Nylon | Colors: 2 | Size Range: XS-2XL | Fit: Slightly Oversized

Military is one trend that never goes out of style. Menswear takes heaps of inspiration from tactical clothing, and this shirt jacket shows just how sleek practical garments can be. The distinct army style is apparent here, right down to the name (and color), which comes from the U.S. Navy’s Chief Petty Officers (CPO… get it?).

With a cotton blend that feels like canvas, this shirt jacket has enough structure to maintain its shape without being rigid or uncomfortable. It sports a slightly oversized fit to squeeze a layer or two underneath. But since the shirt jacket is designed to be lightweight, it really works best with a t-shirt. Finished with utility-inspired details like extra pockets and adjustable cuffs, this breezy men’s overshirt is your next closet staple.


Backpacker Canvas Fleece Lined Shirt Jacket

Material: Canvas Shell, 100% Poly Micro Fleece Lining | Colors: 4 | Size Range: S-3XL Tall | Fit: Regular

I feel like Carhartt gets most of the attention for their canvas jackets, but this shirt jacket from Backpacker is a worthy alternative. Dare I say it might even be better? Outfitted with a durable canvas shell and a soft fleece lining, this bad boy will keep you warm, even in the windiest conditions.

Whether you’re looking for practical workwear or something trendy to hang out in, this shirt jacket does it all. Take it from the construction site to the pub, racking up compliments the entire way. One of the best aspects of this shirt jacket is the sleeves are lined with fleece instead of stopping at the torso like most lined jackets. Now your arms will be as toasty as your chest, making it a solid option even on the coldest days.

Carhartt Rugged Flex Rigby Shirt Jacket

Material: 98% Cotton, 2% Spandex | Colors: 3 | Size range: M-2XL | Fit: Relaxed

Carhartt reigns supreme in the world of workwear turned fashion. They’ve perfected blue-collar style and distributed it to the masses at unbeatable prices. The quality never falters, and the pieces are designed to last for years, making anything from Carhartt a solid investment—this shirt jacket included.

The Rigby was designed for an effortless rugged look, with soft cotton material and warm fleece lining. What we love most about this Carhartt shirt jacket is the zippered breast pocket for stashing valuables and the snap closures to save time over buttons. There’s just a tiny bit of spandex to aid in mobility, making this an excellent choice for work or pleasure.

LLBean Bean Built Waffle Overshirt

Material: 60% Cotton, 40% Polyester | Colors: 4 | Size range: S-3XL | Fit: Relaxed

Tried and true American style finds its home at L.L.Bean. This Northeastern powerhouse has been slinging the goods for more than 100 years… and yes, they make more than just duck boots and moccasins. This shirt jacket deserves all the attention, as it’s one of the most dependable pieces of clothing a man can own.

Inspired by classic workwear, this shirt jacket has a soft waffle knit that feels like your favorite pair of pajamas. It’s a great mid to lightweight layer for those ambiguous weather days and has a relaxed fit for some extra room (it’s worth sizing down if you don’t like a baggy style). And it’s designed to get even better with age, so go ahead and wear it every day—no judgment.

Wrangler Sherpa Lined Shirt Jacket

Material: 55% Cotton, 45% Polyester | Colors: 13 | Size Range: S-3XL | Fit: Relaxed

Nothing says changing seasons quite like breaking out the sherpa. This fleece-lined shirt jacket is an ideal fall companion, great for layering over a tee or long sleeve to lock in heat on those frosty days.


Wrangler does a relaxed fit well, and this shirt serves as proof. It’s big enough to fit a layer under without looking baggy. Considering the amount of plush sherpa lining the shirt jacket, it doesn’t get bulky either, which makes it a prime choice for wearing out on colder nights or using as a mid-layer under a heavier coat. With 13 colors to choose from, you may as well grab a few since you’re probably going to live in this thing once the temperatures drop.

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What to Look for in the Best Shirt Jackets


The most important aspect to consider when it comes to the best shirt jackets is the material.

Most shirt jackets are made from cotton or a cotton blend which means a soft, flexible garment. The weight of the cotton generally determines how warm it will be, and you’ll find shirt jackets that are made from super lightweight cotton to heavier spun twill.

Wool is another common material for heavier shirt jackets, mainly designed for winter wear. Wool is great for keeping warm and can block wind pretty efficiently. However, choose your wool wisely, or you’ll end up scratching at your collar all day.

Other materials you may come across are canvas (great for rugged wear and keeping the wind out), flannel (for that lumberjack look), denim, and more.

In addition to what the shirt jacket is made of, you should also check the material of the lining as this majorly contributes to the garment’s warmth. In general, unlined shirt jackets are going to be the most lightweight, while overshirts lined with fleece, flannel, sherpa, or other heavyweight materials will make it super warm.


Size is worth keeping in mind when it comes to shirt jackets, as some run large, some run small, and some are true to size. Typically, the best shirt jackets are slightly oversized, which allows you to fit a layer underneath. However, it’s worth consulting the individual sizing chart to ensure you don’t need to size up or down for a comfortable fit.

wax london Whiting Overshirt
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Speaking of fit…

Most shirt jackets sport a “regular fit,” with a little bit of extra room to keep the shirt-like form intact rather than turning it into a full-blown jacket. Often, they’re slightly larger than your average button-up shirt to accommodate a layer or two underneath. That said, a shirt jacket shouldn’t fit too large because it’ll be hard to layer on top of it.

However, some shirt jackets go for a baggier look with an oversized fit. This means it’ll be a little longer at the waist and have some extra room in the arms and torso. This is a good choice if you want to wear your men’s overshirt with a hoodie underneath.

If you want to wear a shirt jacket on its own or with only a t-shirt, look for options with a slim or tailored fit, which will be tighter around the shoulders and through the arms. You won’t be able to fit a sweatshirt underneath, but the end result is a more polished look than you’ll get with a baggier shirt jacket.


Color is more important than you would think when it comes to a shirt jacket because it has to match whatever you layer it with, in addition to your pants, shoes, and accessories.

To play it safe, choose a shirt jacket in a neutral color like cream, brown, black, or army green. If you want to use it as more of a statement piece, nothing says “I’m stylish” like a bright orange overshirt.


If all else fails, you can never go wrong with a check or plaid pattern to add a bit of dimension to your outfit.

Final Verdict

The best shirt jackets come in many different materials, fits, and colors. Our go-to for all things layering is the Whiting Overshirt from Wax London. The cord is more unique than a typical cotton shirt jacket, and the wool option is a nice alternative if you’re looking for something a bit heavier.


    • The best thing about shirt jackets is their versatility. Wear them with t-shirts, long sleeves, button-downs, and even sweaters underneath. For some extra warmth, layer a shirt jacket with your favorite hoodie or crew neck, and throw a puffer jacket on top.


      On the bottom, jeans or slacks look best, but you can get away with wearing most shirt jackets with joggers, too. In terms of shoes, pair your shirt jacket with your go-to boots, sneakers, or other fall footwear—you can’t go wrong here.


      • A shaket is a combination of the words shirt and jacket, making it another way to call a shirt jacket or overshirt.

        • Shirt jackets and overshirts are used interchangeably, as they’re pretty much the same garment. Though you may find some shirt jackets are made from a heavier, more jacket-y material than overshirts, which are typically crafted from cotton.


Exclusive: Anne Hathaway Wore the Pretty Shoe Trend Everyone Will Wear With Jeans This Year –




Anne Hathaway Wore the Pretty Shoe Trend Everyone Will Wear With Jeans This Year

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New(-ish) fashion icon Anne Hathaway is in Paris for Couture Fashion Week, and she’s been keeping us on our toes with one incredible look after another (see here and here). One of her most casual looks of the week thus far featured a pretty (and somewhat flashy shoe trend): metallic shoes. Hathaway paired silver Western boots with wide-leg jeans and a peacoat, with the boots providing just the fashiony jolt the look needed during Couture Fashion Week.

Metallic shoes have been popping up more and more on the market and in my Instagram feed, and other chic celebrities (like Katie Holmes) have also worn the trend as of late. Not only that, but they were also worn by half of all of the models that walked in Chanel’s couture show this week (a gold cap-toe sock boot, to be exact). I happen to think that metallic shoes are the perfect match for jeans and I highly recommend investing in a pair if you’re a regular denim wearer (or not—they kind of go with everything).

Read on to see the aforementioned metallic boots in action and shop some of the internet’s chicest pairs.

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Exclusive: 11 Best Leather Wallets From Handmade To Budget-Friendly In 2023 –




11 Best Leather Wallets From Handmade To Budget-Friendly In 2023

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The wallet is the window to the soul—that’s how the saying goes, right? Either way, like any accessory, the wallet you choose to carry every day says a lot about you, and the best leather wallets will say it loud and proud.

A slightly worn, stylishly scuffed, vintage number? Its carrier is an old soul (who may have a penchant for Indiana Jones). A classic, sleek design with maxed-out card pockets on the inside? That’s a man who’s all about utility. 

You may be reading this in a panic now, thinking about the last date you pulled your wallet out on and wondering what judgments were made about you at that moment, but you don’t have to. Even if you’re not clinging to your old middle-school duct tape wallet, chances are you’re still due for an upgrade sooner rather than later.

Key Takeaways

If you’re looking for your next do-it-all and then some wallet, welcome to my master list. While choosing the best leather wallets is not as easy as closing your eyes and pointing at something, it doesn’t have to be a stressful situation. Remember to consider your needs (size, carrying capacity, appearance) and your aesthetic (minimalist, colorful). Leather is a beautiful medium, worth splurging on if you’re looking to find something that will last.

Overall, I’d recommend the Bellroy Hide and Seek, it’s budget-friendly and comes in a variety of colors. But if you’re looking for that special something that will never go out of style, don’t pass on the Luca Faloni Black Bifold (you can thank me later).

Keep reading to learn about my picks for the best leather wallets for men that suit every lifestyle and aesthetic. 

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Bellroy Hide & Seek Wallet

Bellroy’s Hide & Seek Wallet is the best leather wallet for men just getting in on the fashion game, combining all the features you need in an everyday wallet in a cool, modern style.

Despite its slim, bi-fold design, this wallet has the carrying capacity of over 12 cards and a space for dollar bills. Its “more-than-meets-the-eye” style makes it a great everyday choice for guys on the go, as there’s plenty of space for business cards and receipts to build up, but feels barely there in your pocket. 

One thing we love? You can find this wallet in a variety of colors, from basic black and tans to pops of color like forest green, blue and orange, so you don’t have to worry that upping your accessory game means you have to do away with any pops of originality.


Reviewers have mentioned that with all that card space, more bulk can accumulate in this wallet, so if you’re someone who just needs an ID and a credit card to leave the house, you may want to look elsewhere on this list. 

Mismo Black Travel Wallet

If women have ‘little black dresses’, then the male equivalent has to be a little black wallet. There’s no easier way to spruce up a dinner or meeting outfit than with a little bit of sleek black leather, which is why Mismo’s Black Travel Wallet is the best leather wallet for men on the go who need an elegant storage solution.

You can’t be slowed down throughout your day trying to cram cards and cash in a too-small card sleeve, which is why this full-grain leather wallet uses separate sides for cards and cash, with 6 card slots and a coin purse on one side, and a full bill sleeve on the other. 

An elastic pen loop on the inside and the fact that this zips fully are unique features that make this wallet functionable as well as fashionable. The only thing to keep in mind is that this wallet is a bit larger than the others on this list, so if you’re looking for something you can forget about in your pocket this may not be your best choice. 

Campbell Cole Elm wallet

This wallet has your name all over it. Well, it’ll be on your cards at least. With its high-quality Italian veg-tanned leather and incredibly texturized outer layer, the Elm Compact wallet is definitely the best leather wallet for men who have an eye for the finer things in life.

And this wallet doesn’t just look cool. It has a minimalist bi-fold design so it fits comfortably in a pants or jacket pocket, a large back pocket for dollar bills, and easy access card holders.

Even though this wallet can fit up to 4 cards, this wallet definitely focuses on style more than utility. If you’re looking for a higher carrying capacity or any hidden pockets, somewhere else on this list might be the best leather wallet for you.

Luca Faloni Bifold Cardholder

Luca Faloni’s Bifold Cardholder is proof that luxury doesn’t have to mean opulence. This slim profile wallet is one of the best leather wallets for guys who want to invest in quality craftsmanship.

Luca Faloni wallets are made of genuine Italian leather, so even with its steeper price tag you can rest assured that you’re getting the most bang for your buck, and the three minimalist color options guarantee versatility with anything in your closet. 

This wallet comes fitted with 4 card slots and 4 sleeves that provide room for a few folded dollar bills. The Luca Faloni site recommends using the card slots for a maximum of 2 cards each, so if you’re a person who accumulates a lot of things throughout their day, you may want to look elsewhere on this list. 

Roderer blue Leather Wallet

The good people of Roderer have leather down to, well, a science. Which is why their Award Wallet is second to none in terms of both carrying capacity and style, and the best leather wallet for men require more than just the essentials. While on the outside this leather wallet looks like a slim, unassuming place to store a handful of cards and a few bills, on the inside it’s the Mary Poppins bag of wallets. 


The color is second to none, yes the traditional black or brown is great for most but if you want something that stands out that much more (or really like a full monochrome moment), here’s your best bet. Plus, this wallet is handmade, lined, and has a 2-year warranty to rest your nerves.

Troubadour Pivot card case

Troubadour’s Pivot wallet lets you cash in on the trendy look of a leather wallet while committing to a minimalist look—now who wouldn’t want to take that deal? Not ideal for all your cards, this wallet is ideal when you’re out and looking to carry minimal items on you. Even better, use this as a flash business card holder while networking. 

If you’re looking for some of the best leather wallets in the game, you should be looking at Leatherology—it’s literally in their name. Their bifold wallet is the best leather wallet for men who haven’t given any thought to upgrading their wallet until reading this article. Leatherology keeps things simple on this one—no frills, no hidden pockets, just space to store your cash and cards in a few essential colors that will match anything in your wardrobe. 

This wallet also comes equipped with RFID technology, an invaluable quality in our digital age, which helps your credit card information from being picked up by accidental scans. Reviewers have noted that the dollar bill pocket of this wallet isn’t as large as they anticipated, so the cash-carriers reading this list may want to look elsewhere for their perfect fit. 

Swanky Badger Personalized Wallet

If you’re looking for a way to really make your mark (pun intended) on your accessories, look no further than Swanky Badger’s Personalized Wallet. It may just be the best leather wallet for men who want to stand out without breaking the bank.

With Swanky Badger, you can choose between black and brown, and 4 different dynamic monogram options to reflect your bold personality. With their low price tag but high style factor, they’re the perfect option for a groomsmen gift or other special occasion. 

Made of split cow leather, this wallet not only looks sleek, but is durable enough for everyday use. It boasts 8 card slots, a clear ID space, a back pocket for bills, and a zippered pouch for coins. The only thing to keep in mind with this wallet is that you’re limited to the designs Swanky Badger provides—so if you’re in the market for something completely personalized this may not be your best fit. 

Bellroy Slim Sleeve Leather Wallet

There’s nothing worse than the discomfort of a bulky wallet in your pocket as you go about your day. Which is why Bellroy’s Slim Sleeve Leather Wallet is the best leather wallet for men who only need a wallet for an ID and a card or two . This wallet takes the phrase small but mighty to a whole new level, as it can fit up to 8 cards as well as cash in an unassuming, bi-fold design you’ll barely realize you’re carrying. 

Another great spec we love about this wallet are the pull tabs included to easily slide out less frequently used items, like membership or gift cards you typically keep in the back of your wallet but don’t want to leave at home. Even though this slim wallet can fit an impressive amount, it doesn’t have a full size bill sleeve, so if you’re looking for a way to carry more cash we recommend looking elsewhere on this list. 

Givenchy black leather logo billfold

It’s important to treat yourself every now and then, and with Givenchy’s Grained Leather Wallet you can feel good that you’re splurging on something practical. This wallet is made of 100% high quality calfskin, so you can count on its durability and longevity with proper cleaning and care. The pure black goes with everything, while its 4 G silver emblem adds a flash of elegant luxury. 

You can put any skepticism about designer products not having the utility of their cheaper counterparts with this wallet as well. It has a full bill sleeve in the back and 8 card slots, the front two being notched for easier access. As you probably guessed, the only pain point here is the price tag—but if you’re going to spend a couple hundred dollars on a wallet, this is one of the best leather wallets to spend it on. 


Fossil Men’s Derrick Wallet

If you’d rather keep more in your wallet than you spend on your wallet, this option is for you. Since the 1980s, Fossil has been providing people with the best leather wallets and other leather goods for quality prices, and their Derrick leather wallet is proof that they’re not stopping anytime soon. This wallet keeps things simple with its bifold design: it has space for 6 cards as well as a full-size back pocket for bills. 

This is the best leather wallet for men who want a wide range of design options for a reasonable price—you can choose from basics like vintage tan and black leather, to funky patterns and bold colors that show off your fun side. Our main suggestion with this wallet is to triple check before you buy—the inside of the wallets and storage capacity can change with the different designs, so depending on what your needs are, certain designs may not be for you.

What to look for When Buying The Best Leather Wallets For Men


While you may look at this category with confusion, there are a lot of subcategories to leather that you should be considering while shopping for a wallet. You have to consider the type and breed of animal the leather is coming from, the layer of hide that’s used, the quality of tanning, etc. The type of leather your wallet is made of will affect the style, longevity, and durability of it. 


When you think of a leather wallet you most likely picture only black or brown, and while basic isn’t bad, it’s not always best. Leather can come in a variety of rich, rugged colors, so it’s best to consider what matches the items already in your wardrobe. If you like a pop of color, maybe consider earth tones like forest green, mustard yellow, navy, or a burnt orange. The best leather wallets will not just just carry your essentials, bit reflect a bit of your personal style.


While style is important, the true function of a wallet isn’t to look cool, it’s to carry things. So when you’re shopping for a wallet, always consider what you’re going to need to have with you every day. For example, the best leather wallets for men on the go may be simple leather money clips to hold their cash, while a tri-fold wallet is a better option for holding cards, cash, and anything else you may accumulate throughout the day.

Final Verdict 

Buying the best leather wallets is no easy feat, there is no way you can just waltz into any store (or domain) and magically find what you need. Make sure when buying a leather wallet, there are several factors you should be considering.

If you’re looking for something to last, the first thing should be the quality of the leather. Ideally, you’ll spend the extra bit of cash to get something made of full-grain leather, like my favorite, the Award wallet from Roderer. Remember that real leather can have slight imperfections or patterns that show up, making it all the more unique. 

The next option should be to consider what your needs are. Do you need something slim? Something with a lot of carrying capacity? Do you carry a lot of cash and need some kind of snap closure?

Hopefully, you’ve already found your next leather wallet from the list above, if you’re still searching I know that this was a great place to start. Happy hunting!


    • Like the saying goes–if you want something done right, do it yourself. The best way to clean a leather wallet is by hand, rather than machine. With a dry paper towel, first wipe off any surface dust on the wallet. Then, apply leather cleaner in a circular motion with a soft cloth, and finish off by using a lightly damp cloth to remove any excess cleaner.

      • When it comes to a leather wallet, you want to be sure you’re investing in long-term quality. In terms of style and durability, full grain leather typically makes the best leather wallets. Full grain refers to the outermost part of the animal hide, and is typically the strongest part of the hide.

        • The most important factor in the longevity of a wallet is how you care for it. The best leather wallets, ones that are made of full-grain or any other high quality leather, can last up to 10 years with proper care.

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Exclusive: Anne Hathaway Dazzles in Sequined Leopard-Print Leggings and a Matching Minidress –




Anne Hathaway Dazzles in Sequined Leopard-Print Leggings and a Matching Minidress

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On Jan. 25, Anne Hathaway wore head-to-toe sequins to the Valentino show at Paris Haute Couture Week, paying tribute to the designer in a leopard-print minidress and matching leggings. Hathaway’s husband, Adam Shulman, accompanied the “Armageddon Time” actor down the red carpet in a black-and-white ensemble layered underneath a gray herringbone trench coat.

Sparkles have been a standout trend on and off the runway this season, but Hathaway’s look was hard to miss. The minidress featured a square neckline and spaghetti straps, which were lined with two rows of silver and gold sequins. The shimmering discs appeared again on the bodice and skirt of the dress. The embellishments — composed of black, gold, silver, and brown sequins — resembled leopard spots.

The most striking part of her outfit was the coordinated pair of sequined leggings. From the hem of the dress to the curve of her heels, the intricate design created the illusion that Hathaway’s legs were painted with spots. She styled the feline-inspired look with a leopard-print clutch and matching pointed-toe pumps. On her hands, she wore silver and gold rings that complemented her drop earrings.

Last week, Hathaway attended the premiere of her new thriller “Eileen” at the 2023 Sundance Film Festival in Park City, UT. Ahead of the showing, she posed in a black corset-style puffer jacket and paired the functional winter outerwear with Wolford tights and platform boots. Earlier that day, Hathaway wore the same boots with tights, a black turtleneck tank top, and a flannel Celine shacket.

Alternating between our favorite ’00s trends (the newsboy cap) and stunning sheer outfits, her style game has been impressive this season. We can’t wait to see what else the “Devil Wears Prada” star has in store for Paris Fashion Week.

Admire Hathaway’s lustrous ensemble from all angles ahead.

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