If the economy has still not affected you, then you are the prime candidate for these laptop sleeves by Henrik Vibskov, $144 each.
The quilted carriers, available in black and blue, are too expensive as a basic case, but man are they lovely. The unique pattern sewn into the shiny lining alone provides ample tech eye candy.
But hey, maybe you got a great tax return back already and feel that you deserve a splurge. Anyone else taking this whole budget thing seriously can just ogle them.