Without a doubt Apple’s iPad is a great, portable computing marvel and arguably the finest tablet on the market. Also, without a doubt, keeping it safe, secure and scratch free is one of your fulltime (Steve) jobs. So, one day you decide to protect it within a sleeve, something which offers protection and also conveys your personality or perhaps fulfils a more important role.
Are you one of those people who sits on a train reviewing the latest on Virgin Money? Or is checking out the latest music reviews more your style? Whatever your fancy, you need to keep your beloved tablet safe and sound.
Whether it’s for an iPad or some other device I always avoid generic covers. True, they work but they lack the distinctiveness I prefer. Here, I present a selection of the most useful and best looking iPad sleeves.
If feeling like a secret agent is your thing then why not try this nifty document envelope style sleeve? Just remember not to drop it in the post box with your other mail! There is a lot of good detail to this pouch; phoney address, batteredlook and adjustable straps that ensure your iPad stays snug inside.
Love your portable games consoles as much as your ‘grown-up’ toys? Then why not ferret your tablet inside this Gameboy lookalike sleeve?
How about something a little more discreet, something more professional looking? Then these sleeves from Temple could be just for you.
Take a step into your childhood and relive those memories of frustration of trying to design anything in Etch-a-Sketch.
If sanitary towels are your thing then this product from Etsy is right up your street. As they, themselves say, ‘With its durable vinyl outer layer and plush, quilted-cotton sleeve, the iMaxi helps keep your iPad clean and dry. Plus, the iMaxi’s Velcro-latched, advanced wing design wraps snugly around your device, so your iPad always stays where it should. Best of all, it shields it from all those unsightly and embarrassing data leaks that would make any motherboard worry!’ Well, I can’t add anything to that!
Going from the ridiculous to the erm even more ridiculous. Don’t be a plonker and treat yourself to a leopard-skin effect iPad sleeve.
Four layers of iPad-hugging felt embrace your tablet inside this moustachioed sleeve.
Oberon designs some great quality leather sleeves. This Gothic-effect, Ox Blood coloured one really catches my eye.
One drawback of the tablet design that doesn’t trouble laptops is that you can’t just put it down and still use it when you tire of holding it. Now, Incase has released the Origami case that folds into clever little stand which is perfect for upright or horizontal viewing.
If you are looking for something functional and gives you two for the price of one? Why not purchase this little number?
And finally, should all else fail and you can’t find a sleeve to your taste then you could always try your hand and making your own.
The ultimate in Geek-chic. With Doctor Who’s popularity at a new high then it’s time to unleash your inner Whovian.