Got my Damascus wallet about 6 weeks ago and I love it. Quality is fantastic and it looks great. Packaging is very nice, you get that excited anticipation when you open it, as if you’re getting the latest/greatest iPhone.
As people have said previously, it’s a bit heavy, but I don’t mind that because it’s much smaller than my leather wallet was, and I like carrying this in my front pocket vs back pocket. Also, when I was transferring stuff from my old wallet to my new one I eliminated a bunch of credit cards I don’t use, business cards, crap that just makes a big lumpy wallet. I suggest everyone do this, no reason to carry all that junk around anyway, plus if you did lose it, you might have some other cards at home that’ll work until your new ones arrive.
I bought this mostly for traveling through European cities where pickpockets are more common. You’d have to be a bold and stupid thief to try to swipe this from my front pocket.
I also like that I’m not sitting on this wallet, but I do have to check that it’s in my pocket now & then because you don’t notice it at all when you’re sitting down. I mean, that’s a good thing right?
In regards to getting cards out, it took me about 5-6 uses to ‘get’ it. Since then, easy peasy. Cards stay firmly in place, they don’t move AT ALL until you want them to. I’m using the cash strap instead of the clip but I rarely use cash because I always use my debit card. When I’ve used it I’ve thought to myself “ it’s a bit of a pain, but no…