Written by Zoe Cuthberston
It tells you when to wake up in the morning, how to look like Giselle and cook like Jamie. Your iPad sure takes care of you, so return the favour by encasing your favourite gadget in one of these stylish creations.
We’ve selected 5 must-have iPad covers to protect your precious iPad while looking stylish at the same time.
1. Proenza Schouler ‘PS1’ leather iPad case
Oh, you had me at Proenza! This sleek and stylish little number will have all the other Ipads green with envy. The neon-coral option could breeze you and your emails from pool to cocktails in St Barts, while the sleek black would be the perfect partner for business meetings in New York. Online fashion retailer, Net-a-porter, suggests you could double the case as a clutch for the evening – and you’d want to, given the £437 price tag!
If your budget allows, the beautiful case is available at Net a Porter
2. Moschino ‘Touch Me’ printed iPad cover
This playful cover will make you the most popular girl on the beaches of Mykonos! A tongue-in-cheek take on the interactive invention this glossy hard cover will protect your iPad from bumps and scratches. The owner, however, may not be so safe!
This delightful cover is also available at Net a Porter
3. Logitech ‘Solar Folio’ case
For your next business trip look no further than this tech-lovers answer to the laptop/iPad dilemma. This case includes a fold-out keyboard which connects via bluetooth and is powered from indoor and outdoor light. The case also features genius additions such as a multi-view stand, backlit keys and a camera cut out for some happy snaps of your corporate ski weekend in Geneva.
This sleek cover is available at Logitech
4. Dolce and Gabbana patent-leather iPad sleeve
This iPad sleeve rivals the beauty of the Sistine chapel – so be sure to pack this piece of art on your next trip to Rome. This patent leather case will look just as stylish cruising art galleries or googling at a corner café. Dolce and Gabbana is the only Italian you’ll need to know; that, and ‘due palline di gelati per favore’- two scoops of gelato, please!
5. Twelve South ‘Book Book’ iPad cover
Love reading on your iPad but miss the feel of an old-fashioned book? Well, the thinkers at Twelve South have come up with a solution. For those long London tube rides what better way to while away the trip from Notting Hill to Leicester Square than to read your Dickens the way it was intended. A perfect disguise for pick-pockets too!
This mock-vintage beauty is available on the Twelve South website.