HOTELMOTEL The duo behind this Montreal atelier met at master shoemaking class, which explains the leather sneakers sold alongside their colourful travel accessories. atelierhotelmotel.com
Contour & Co The vegetable-tanned leather this Toronto company uses for their minimalist holder gets better with time, darkening in the sun and softening as you handle it. contour-co.com
M0851 Though the 30-year-old Montreal brand is known for jackets and carry-all totes, they have perfected the passport holder, with four pockets, three card slots and one boarding pass slot (if you’re the printing kind). m0851.com
Wilhelm and Friends Made in Vancouver, this pouch has a stud closure, so you can secure your passport and anything else you want to stuff in for safekeeping. wilhelmandfriends.com
Lajoie See where this eight-card-slot, emerald-hued holder was made by booking a workshop at the Montreal brand’s Mile End space, available on Airbnb Experiences. chezlajoie.com
The Only Passport Holders We Want to Be Seen With at the Airport
Handcrafted in studios across the country, these five smart and durable leather passport wallets will keep you organized on the fly, all while protecting your most vital document.