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Articulate Wallets - Unique, stylish leather wallets

A project in San Diego, CA by Kramer and Kevin

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An affordable sleek leather wallet that holds your cards/cash and keeps your pockets looking cool in a totally new way.
Backers: 2957
Average Pledge Per Backer: $36

Funded: $106,569 of $10,000
Dates: Feb 8th -> Mar 20th (40 days)
Project By: Kramer and Kevin
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August 13th - via:
SAN DIEGO, CA - Local companies that have used crowdfunding website to share stories (Read More)

'Kickback' event unites three San Diego companies with successful Kickstarter campaigns

August 5th - via:
The first ever KickBack 2013 event on Aug. 16 will unite three local companies, who combined raised nearly $750,000 to launch their new products on the internet’s top crowdfunding website—Kickstarter. Free and open to the public, the event will be held at the W Hotel’s rooftop bar from 6 p.m. – 9 p.m. on Friday, Aug. 16. (Read More)

Keeping in touch

April 3rd - via:
This post is for backers only. Please visit and log in to read. (Read More)

Early backers + multiple wallet backers + custom wallet backers

March 25th - via:
We are looking to place the order to our manufacturer ASAP, but in order for that to happen we need our early backers, people who ordered multiple wallets and those who chose the custom wallet, to complete the survey!  This will give us accurate... (Read More)


March 21st - via:
What a crazy 40 days it was! You all made an idea and a concept of ours a reality, and we can’t thank you enough! We realize that there are many products on Kickstarter and we want to prove to you that your decision to back this project was well... (Read More)

Less than 48 hours to go!

March 18th - via:
So we have done some  research on offering a coin pouch, which so many of you have requested, but we don't think it is a feasible option at this point.  We want to make sure we can get this first production of wallets out to our awesome backers as... (Read More)

One more stretch goal?

March 15th - via:
We are so glad we are able to offer complementary RFID plates as well as the special edition Kickstarter in the International size, but want to offer one more thing!  Please leave your comments below on what else you would like to see!  Also, if... (Read More)

We did it AGAIN!

March 14th - via:
Stretch goal reached!You guys/girls are AWESOME! We reached our $90k stretch goal and now EVERY backer will get a free pair of Articulate wallet RFID blocking plates with each wallet.  Just to confirm, these are optional/removable if you wish not to... (Read More)

Less than 9 Days left!

March 11th - via:
Hey Backers, we are only 3k away from our next stretch goal which would give every single backer free Articulate RFID Blocking Plates! If we also reach 90k we are going to be offering the Special Edition Kickstarter Wallet in the international size!... (Read More)

International Wallet + added Stretch Goal!

March 6th - via:
First off, we are excited too introduce the launch of our temporary website  We are in the process of making a full on website which will accept orders etc. Please subscribe too our email list so we can keep all our backers... (Read More)

Kickstarter special Edition + RFID Blocking Plates

March 6th - via:
So here you go...the Kickstarter Special Edition Articulate wallet, with the custom embossed RFID blocking plates.  How cool do they look!  Kickstarter is also embossed on the back of the wallet, we LOVE how it looks. Also, we made some GREAT... (Read More)

Exciting things to come!

March 5th - via:
Hey Backers! I hope you are all ready to see the SPECIAL EDITION KICKSTARTER WALLET, the INTERNATIONAL WALLET and the ARTICULATE RFID BLOCKING PLATES! We will be posting the pictures tomorrow! We knew all three of these would come out good, but our... (Read More)

Swipe-Friendly Leather Wallets

March 1st - via:
The functionality of these leather wallets is a surprisingly untapped one. There are a lot of compact and space-efficient wallets on the market, but are they really easy to use? (Read More)

Can a wallet be articulate?

February 24th - via:
Browse through Kickstarter on any given week, and you’ll be greated with no less than half a dozen campaigns for a slimline wallet.  Many of these don’t seem to be any more original than a rubber band... (Read More)

Can a wallet be articulate?

February 24th - via:
Browse through Kickstarter on any given week, and you’ll be greated with no less than half a dozen campaigns for a slimline wallet. Â Many of these don’t seem to be any more original than a rubber band over a piece of plastic. (Read More)

Start It Up: Articulate Wallets

February 22nd - via:
Kramer LaPlante and Kevin Barth are two California college students who've crafted a wallet that combines a slim profile of a billfold and the ease of use of a "magic" wallet with elastic on the inside. Their Kickstarter campaign started with an initial goal of $10,000, but has quickly garnered more than $40,000 already. (Read More)

Articulate Wallets on Kickstarter

February 21st - via:
Articulate Wallets is a fairly straight forward leather wallet design on Kickstarter. I appreciate the reduction of features for a small streamlined wallet, while still allowing me to carry flat bills without folding them like in a money clip. Go support them dummy! (Read More)

Articulate Wallets

February 20th - via:
Yours truly has owned his share of leather wallets, but most of them tend to wear easy and fall apart after a year or two. They’re quite limited as well in what they can carry – until now. Articulate Wallets are made of a soft leather and come in a variety of different color schemes. The straps inside will not limit you in the amount of cards you can carry. You can even fit a key inside. (Read More)

Articulate Wallets: Another great product design accelerated by Kickstarter

February 15th - via:
I came across a Kickstarter project that caught my interest. The Articulate Wallet is a sleekly designed new leather wallet that adds a new twist to the traditional wallet. (Read More)

Articulate Wallets: Unique, Stylish Leather Wallets

February 9th - via:
One thing seems to be certain these days, there is no shortage of awesomely designed wallets. Kramer and Kevin of Articulate Wallets have officially launched a Kickstarter campaign in support of their latest creation, the "Articulate Wallet". Tired of cheap leather and velcro wallets, Kevin and Kramer set out to create a unique, and stylish alternative that would resonate among their peers. After six months of creative brainstorming and improving upon several key features, Kramer and Kevin presented their wallets to the world via (Read More)

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