The City Wallet is a lightweight origami paper wallet based on traditional Japanese and contemporary American designs.
Inspired by the limits and possibilities of living in cities and navigating with fold-up maps and torn ticket stubs, it celebrates the traveler’s demands for alternative modes of transport, communication & identification.
The wallets are folded from found maps, old calendars, ticket stubs, book cloth scraps, gift wrap, comic books, wallpapers, magazines and flyers, ink can labels, handmade papers, printers’ proof sheets, candy wrappers, food labels, etc.
They come in 4, 5 & 6 pocket combinations folded to form stylized representations of the letters, C-I-T-Y.
There are 9 possible configurations for the inner pockets of a CITY WALLET:
City Wallets come in 2 sizes:
BC, business card size
(2½” x 3¾”)
ATC, artist trading card size
(3″ x 4″)