I knew the second I saw Fab's rundown on the envelope bag that I'd need to upgrade my tech wardrobe. You may think that finding a sleek and protective envelope-style case for your laptop, ereaders, and tablets would be mission impossible, but it's not. Check out these five that will inspire your fashionable side.
It's been gray skies here in San Francisco, which means we've been dodging the downpours and making sure our laptops are covered up on the way to work. If you are similarly waterlogged and are looking for ways to keep your electronics away from the rain, check out some cute water-resistant options to cover up your laptop, iPad, or other tablet!
It seems that the puffy jackets you used to wear as a kid are being reincarnated as gadget sleeves and backpacks. While I'm not sure the puffy sleeve look is office-worthy, it is fun. Check out the latest lineup of colorful puffed up iPad sleeves and backpacks, and tell me if you love them, or if you could do without.
Slip your favorite new gadget into a chic wooden sleeve this Winter with one of these handmade beauties from Nedrelow. Made in three different sizes from 100 percent wool, the sleeves are hand-sewn to provide a snug fit.
Choose from a top-loading or side-loading sleeve for your iPad; MacBook Air Sleeves for both the 11- and 13-inch Airs are side-loading only. All three are available in charcoal or oatmeal colors; the iPad sleeve is also available in (my favorite) orange.
Bonus: the 13-inch sleeve will fit your 13-inch MacBook, too.
Add some vintage geek to your new devices with one of the smartly designed clever canvas cases by Thomas Paul. The Obsolete But Neat Laptop Case ($60) fits laptops up to 13 inches and zips closed to protect it. The Obsolete But Neat Tablet Case ($40) is an envelope-style pouch for your iPad or other tablet device. At 11.5 x 8 inches, the tablet case seals with velcro.
Finally, the Synth You've Been Gone MP3 Player Case ($27) is decked out with an image of an old school synthesizer and sized to fit your iPod.
If you're looking for an iPad case, look no further. Not only are there plenty of trendy, colorful, and just plain weird cases to store your iPad in while you're on the go, but there's a lot more popping up every day. Take this selection from Wrappers. They look great on the outside, but they're all well padded with 3 mm of high-density foam to protect on the inside as well. Learn more about each of my five favorite cases (which can all conveniently be bought from Google Check-out) in this slideshow.
Spring has sprung, and the turning of the season means a new, lighter wardrobe. This doesn't stop at your feet though — your gadgets could use a little freshening up as well. Check out some gadget accessories that will fit right in with the upcoming Spring season, and last all the way through till Fall.
The iPad is coming, and just like your other gadgets, you're probably going to want a case to conserve its natural beauty. Thankfully for you, I've found 15 sleek, functional, and handmade cases that were made to protect your iPad — and you may need them if you win your very own! Check 'em out in this slideshow.