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A next generation wallet that keeps your cash and cards safe. Ultra slim, bluetooth-powered, self-charging & handcrafted to perfection.
A next generation wallet that keeps your cash and cards safe. Ultra slim, bluetooth-powered, self-charging & handcrafted to perfection.
A next generation wallet that keeps your cash and cards safe. Ultra slim, bluetooth-powered, self-charging & handcrafted to perfection.
2,627 backers pledged $332,694 to help bring this project to life.

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Woolet: The Slimmest Smart Wallet for the Modern Man

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We set out to create the ultimate wallet to keep men’s most essential belongings safe. A no-compromises wallet that you will never lose. A smart wallet that protects your valuable cash and cards in every situation.

Woolet combines the best of technology with skilled handcrafting.

  • Impossible to Lose
    Miniature sensors synchronize with your smartphone to protect you in 5 different ways. Whatever the situation, you don’t need to worry.
  • Slim
    Just 9.9mm thin, yet packed with cutting-edge technology. Designed so you can live with less bulk.
  • Self-charging
    Woolet is always good to go. No expensive or difficult-to-find battery replacements.
  • Built to Last
    Woolet is tough. We chose only quality, durable leather sourced from local suppliers.
  • Ready for World Currencies
    Large enough for all major currencies - dollars, euros or British pounds. You’re ready for any trip with Woolet.
  • No Losing Your Phone, Too
    Woolet's 2-way security means you also get alerts when you leave your phone behind.
  • In Two Colors
    Available in sleek black and classic suede to fit your style.

Woolet is your smart wallet sidekick. It looks out for your valuables so you can worry less, and focus on the important things instead.

  • iOS and Android apps. Stretch goal: Windows Phone app.
  • For Bluetooth 4.0 and 4.1 enabled phones.
  • Woolet RFID Blocking Sleeve, Woolet Phone Cover, and Woolet Key Finder bonus rewards!

Woolet is brought to you by the team behind the successful Sherlybox and Clime projects.

Synchronize Woolet with your phone and you’re good to go. The app is free and takes just seconds to set up.

AUTOMATIC ALERTS WHEN LOST OR STOLEN

Left your wallet behind? Someone trying to steal it? With Woolet, you’ll immediately know. Your phone will ring the moment you are separated from Woolet. You can specify any distance between 20-85 feet (6-25m) to get automatic alerts.

DISTANCE TRACKER TO FIND WOOLET
Misplaced Woolet somewhere nearby? Use the built-in distance tracker. You’ll know how far away your Woolet is and if you’re getting closer. Accurate to within 0.4m. There’s no hiding your Woolet from you.

RING WOOLET TO FIND IT
Lost your wallet under the car seat? Maybe behind the couch? Get it to ring with the tap of a finger. Finding your Woolet is always super simple.

LAST SEEN LOCATION
Don’t remember the last place you had your wallet? Woolet does. Your phone automatically records the last location it saw your Woolet. That means you already know the best place to start looking.

CROWD DETECTION
If your Woolet is ever lost, you can activate the Woolet crowd detection network. With a simple press on your phone, every other Woolet user will start scanning for your lost Woolet. When they get within range, the GPS location is instantly updated to your phone.

NEVER LOSE YOUR PHONE, TOO
Left your phone behind but have Woolet? Woolet itself will ring to let you know. Woolet has a built-in ringer so protection goes both ways when you step beyond the tether distance you set. No more leaving behind your smartphone.

SLIM AND FULLY CAPABLE

Woolet is just 9.9mm thin, yet ready for anything. Unlike other smart wallets, Woolet is a ‘full wallet’. This means you don’t need to compromise on what you take. Woolet has 4 slots to accommodate all your cards. There is a large card slot for those bigger IDs (up to 70 x 100mm) and a hidden pocket. Woolet also comfortably fits larger banknotes, including euros and British pounds, so you’re ready for any country.

SELF-CHARGING BATTERIES, UNLIMITED ENDURANCE
Batteries are an essential component of any smart device. They are also often its weakest component. That’s why we designed self-charging batteries to provide dependable power that lasts. We are currently testing recharging by movement and body heat. We will update you with the implementation we choose.

HANDCRAFTED BY MASTERS
Your wallet gets more use than almost any other accessory. That’s we've partnered with some incredibly skilled artisans to produce Woolet. Every Woolet is made from the finest hand-dressed calf leather. Choose from sleek black with red stitching or supple suede with orange lining.

RFID BLOCKING SLEEVE

Prevent anyone reading your RFID-enabled cards to steal your cash or identity. Woolet's card sleeve offers RFID-skimming protection by blocking out 100% of the signals. Walk without worrying about someone casually reading your card while walking by.

KEY FINDER

A key finder with all the same capabilities as Woolet, including a self-charging battery. Made from the same high-quality leather as Woolet and available in black and brown. Attach it to your key ring and you'll never lose or misplace your keys again!

PHONE COVER

Protect your phone from scratches and drops with the Woolet phone covers. It comes in 2 sizes for 4.7" and 5.5" phones. It is perfect for iPhone 6 or iPhone 6 Plus, and similarly sized phones. Made from the same high-quality leather as Woolet and available in black and brown.

After many months toiling in the engineering laboratory and the tanner, Woolet was born.

When cutting-edge technology meets the finest artisan handcrafting.

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Woolet grew out of a shared passion for security, hardware and beautiful design. We are driven to give our most precious belongings the best high-tech security in beautiful, simple devices.

Our team includes the co-founders of Sher.ly, the secure private cloud, Clime, inc., a smart devices to monitor your home, and VORM lab, a technology design lab.

Mark Ciesla –  Serial entrepreneur whose products are used by over 7 million users. Co-founder of Sher.ly and ALLPlayer. Previously, 8 years in sales and licensing for DivX, Rovi and BitTorrent.

Teodor Kosch – 20 years visual communication and marketing experience for medium and big brands. Teodor has worked on numerous fashion and design projects.

Bart Zimny –  6 years product management experience bringing innovative physical and digital products to the market. Previously, worked with PressPad and many other projects. Also involved in Clime, inc. and VORM lab. Industrial Design graduate from the Academy of Fine Arts in Cracow.

Andrew Pawlikowski – Maker and designer. 5 years experience in design, prototyping and bringing new products to life. Creator of motion controlled Cher Cam, a photographic and mobile presentation device. Formerly CTO of Materialination, the biggest 3D printing website in Poland. Also involved in Clime, inc. and VORM lab.

Wojtek Bak – Hardware Engineer, MSc in Electronics Engineering at AGH University of Technology. Years of experience in system design. Experienced in PCB prototyping and implementing embedded software. Worked with smart devices at TRAX elektronik and myTail. Also involved in Clime, Inc. and VORM lab.

This is where you come in. We need your help to get this product into your pocket. We are looking for people who care about the best security without the complexity. People who want a wallet that doesn’t limit you and what you can carry. Your support will help us cover the costs of our first production run. If you can, help us spread the word!

    
  

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Risks and challenges

No one wants to see a good idea executed badly. We have worked extremely hard over the last months to deliver a product you will love and we can be proud of. As this is our third time launching a product on Kickstarter, issues should also be minimal.

The main challenges ahead:

ENGINEERING
Creating Woolet’s simple user experience requires engineering a complex system. To make sure we get this right, we have assembled an experienced team of engineers and designers. We have already built 3 generations of prototypes. Currently, we are producing the first batch to test with users.

MASS PRODUCTION
Taking prototypes to mass production involves sophisticated logistics and relationships with suppliers. To minimize these risks, we have been negotiating with suppliers (including backup suppliers), testing component quality, and building a team that can execute on our promises. Our plans are nearly in place, and we require the resources to ensure we achieve this.

OUR PLEDGE: If something goes awry, we promise to be honest and clear, always.

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    THE RFID BLOCKING SLEEVE
    One Woolet RFID Blocking Sleeve that protects you from RFID-skimming. No one is going to access your card inside this!

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    THE PHONE COVER
    One Woolet cover of your choice for 4.7" or 5.5" Phones. Perfect for iPhone 6 or iPhone 6 Plus. Available in black and brown. Made from the same high-quality leather as Woolet. You'll protect your phone from drops and scratches!

    (Please write to us which size + color you'd like)

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    THE KEY FINDER
    One Woolet Key Finder with all the same capabilities as Woolet, including rechargeable battery. Never lose your keys again!

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    EARLY BIRD WOOLET BLACK
    One sleek black Woolet with red stitching. Made from the finest quality hand-dressed calf leather.
    Only 20 available!

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    2 KEY FINDERS + 2 RFID BLOCKING SLEEVE
    One Woolet Key Finder with all the same capabilities as Woolet, including rechargeable battery and Woolet RFID Blocking Sleeve that protects you from RFID-skimming. Never lose your keys again!

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    WOOLET BLACK
    One sleek black Woolet with red stitching. Made from the finest quality hand-dressed calf leather.

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    EARLY BIRD WOOLET SPECIAL
    One Woolet of your choice with a built-in speaker for customizable sound. Woolet can now make any sound you want, like the app.

    Early access from April. Be the first to test drive Woolet with us! Limited to 20!

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    WOOLET BROWN
    One Woolet Brown - suede brown. Made from the finest quality hand-dressed calf leather.

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    SPECIAL BUNDLE BLACK
    One sleek black Woolet with red stitching, plus one Woolet key finder sleek black. Made from the finest quality hand-dressed calf leather.

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    REQUESTED BUNDLE BLACK
    One sleek Black Woolet with red stitching + one Black Woolet Phone Cover for 4,7 or 5,5 phones, perfect for iPhone 6 or iPhone 6 plus.

    Made from the fines quality hand-dressed calf leather
    (Please write to us which size)

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    SPECIAL BUNDLE BROWN
    One Woolet Brown - suede brown plus one Woolet key finder brown. Made from the finest quality hand-dressed calf leather.

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    REQUESTED BUNDLE BROWN
    One sleek Brown Suede Woolet + one Brown Woolet Phone Cover for 4,7 or 5,5 phones, perfect for iPhone 6 or iPhone 6 plus.

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    WOOLET TRAVEL XL
    One big Woolet XL in black or brown color. Made from the finest quality hand-dressed calf leather. LImited to 100!

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    CUSTOM WOOLET
    One Woolet of your choice with an embossed emblem or logo you want. Your very own customized Woolet.
    Limited to 50!

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    THE EVERYTHING PACK
    One Woolet of your choice + RFID Blocking Sleeve + Phone Cover + Key Finder. This is the total security pack for your wallet, keys and phone!

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    DISTRIBUTOR'S BUNDLE
    5x The Everything Pack + Custom Woolet.
    Join us in Cracow for:
    - dinner with the team,
    - a tour of our design and engineering lab,
    - an insiders tour of Cracow and its tech scene,
    - free return flight (USA, Europe and selected countries),
    - free hotel stay for 1 week.

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