When a wallet seems too bulky, a designer card holder is chic and compact and will slip into the smallest of purses.
Just like the best designer handbags, a designer card case is a luxury investment that will also stand the test of time. They’ll fit perfectly in your pocket on a night out or in the pocket of the best leggings for a post-workout brunch.
From party-ready sequins and vibrant hues to buttery-soft leather, stores are full of card holders to give this practical piece a sophisticated upgrade. So whether you’re minimalist or want to stand out, you’re sure to find a style that’s right for you.
The best designer card holder chosen by our fashion team
Combining everything we love about the best Gucci bags, this timeless card holder is a favorite with Gucci fans (that’s all of us, right?). With the signature GG logo mimicking the iconic Marmont handbag, this card holder features the recognizable Web stripe for a pop of color on a classic leather and canvas design. There are four card slots and it comes in brown and beige variants.
Taking inspiration from the designer’s coveted Cassette bag, this mini version meets all your card needs. Featuring the recognizable braided leather design, it has three handy card slots and a zipped compartment for coins. Go bold with this bright pink hue, or keep it understated in soft cream—there are several stylish shades to choose from.
Loewe’s famous Puzzle bag has always been at the top of our wishlists and this equally stunning card holder version is just as stylish (and a bit more affordable). Crafted in Spain from grained leather, it features the signature Anagram motif on a collection of beige, yellow and tan panels in the same style as the bag of the same name.
Just as sleek and sophisticated as the Burberry trench coat, this stylish card holder is a worthwhile investment. Super slim and compact, it features the timeless vintage striped pattern and an embossed Burberry logo. A leather-canvas design, canvas is made from renewable resources that require less water and generate less CO2 than conventional methods.
Wardrobe essentials don’t have to be boring and this jazzy little number from designer Prada is here to show us how it’s done. The sequined beauty comes with a handy strap so you can ditch the clutch and take her straight to the dance floor. It has an inside pocket and a snap closure to keep your valuables safe.
Give your cardholder a rebellious edge with this eye-catching design from Alexander McQueen. The simple black leather card holder features a gothic upgrade with a silver metal skull ornament and a white graffiti printed McQueen logo. Cool yet practical, there are four nifty credit card slots and a central compartment for storing cash.
This Kate Spade design is ideal between a wallet and a card holder with plenty of card slots and a zipped compartment too. Slightly larger than your average cardholder, it’s still slim and compact and has a detachable wrist strap so you can carry it around easily. A pro at cute and kitschy designs, we love the heart print for a playful finish that would also make a delicious Valentine’s Day gift idea.
Sometimes less is more, so if you’re looking for a simple design that will go with everything, then this luxury number from Saint Laurent is the one for you. Crafted from textured leather for added interest, it features the recognizable YSL logo and has four card slots and an extra compartment. Available in five easy to style colors, you won’t regret this stylish purchase.
This colorful card holder from D&G makes us dream of sipping an Aperol on the Amalfi Coast. A must-have addition to your holiday wardrobe, this sunny design features a vibrant plaid print and stunning gold D&G logo. It may not be as versatile as some others, but it will definitely enhance any look.
Big things come in small packages and just like the best Louis Vuitton bags, this card holder exudes opulence. Crafted in canvas with calfskin finishes, it is adorned with a vintage-look LV print and a monogram featuring the Dauphine signature line. Keeping your cards safe and accessible is an everyday essential with added luxury.
Spice up your accessory stash with this punchy number from Stella McCartney. Combining the elegance of a card holder with the practicality of a bag, this clever bag has a long strap so you can wear it cross-body. It also has three card slots and a large coin purse. Ditch your oversized handbag and wear it with your evening dress.
The French designer’s half-moon bag is one of the most sought-after styles and a huge handbag trend for 2022, so take advantage of it with this cute card holder version. Featuring a smooth curved topline for a modern update, it’s polished and minimalist. Available in black or beige, it will be your go-to for understated everyday style.