Disguise your ipad or kindle on a bookshelf by using book. I used an old disney book the kids werent interested in. Shop ipad 2 3 4 vintage leather hard book cover cases online. The cover will not only thwart wouldbe thieves, but will also protect your valuable bookalike in. Also, the company was right on target in shipping the product to me. This secondedition bookbook for ipad looks just as good and just as authentic as the first, though it comes with some important modifications. I saw someone on the tube with a case for their ipad that was like a book and it looked really smart. Bookbook case disguises ipad mini as a vintage book gigaom. The one i have is fine black pleather that is functional but not very exciting. Bookbook ipad case turn your futuristic ipad into an antique book. Each bookbook for ipad is brought to life with hand craftsmanship and distressing, ensuring no two are exactly alike. The old book case, david hsu a classic concept for storing the ipad, ripe with the diy feel. This will be a big draw for customers who are contemplating buying a new ebook reader, but are intimidated by the current ipads 1. Each case is handdistressed, giving it a unique look.
Dec 31, 20 looks like somebody tricked their way onto santas nice list. It looks like a victorian ledger its absolutely stunning. Most booklike cases for ereaders and tablets go for either the authenticity of the old or the discreet invisible charms of the modern sometimes both. These beautiful, genuine leather cases look and feel like vintage books.
However, this is one of those objects of desire that you buy to flaunt, but in actual fact you can buy a good quality ipad cover for less than half the price. Looks like somebody tricked their way onto santas nice list. Aug 16, 2010 this is the new bookbook for ipad a leather case styled to look like an old, classic book. Best ipad cases for every type of user cult of mac. Bookbook just added their own, which makes your small apple tablet look like a classic, old book. Almost like a notepad maybe but they open it and need an ipad 2 case like a book iphone, ipad, ipod forums at imore.
The bookbook case is designed to look like, well, a book, with a hardback case cover wrapped in distressed leather. How to make an ipad cover from an old book transform your. The spine has a vintage hardbound book look with decorative gilding and accented colors. Please remember that an old or antique book is not necessary valuable just because its old. No, it looks like it should be in the clear since the manufacturer wisely didnt include apples logo on the case, instead leaving a hole for the ipads own logo to peep through. Check out our book ipad case selection for the very best in unique or custom.
It looks like a lot of fun to make, and you could get away with using old blankets or clothing you no longer want as the material instead of buying something new. Definitely worth it for the price, would not find one like it under. I looked at a lot of cases before purchasing this one, and none of. This should also work with any other tablet computers you may own.
Guidecentral is a fun and visual way to discover diy ideas, learn new skills, meet amazing people who share your passions and even upload your own diy guides. New bookbook ipad case looks like an old, classic book. Not only does bookbook for ipad look like a real vintage book, it also feels like a real book, which enhances the ipad reading experience, making it feel more natural. Composition book ipad cover looking back on those old school composition notebooks we used to always get for school, why are they all television static style. The bookbook disguises your ipad as a vintage book, adding an extra layer of theft protection as well as aesthetic beauty. Twelve south bookbook case you can disguise your ipad as an old book with this stylish. Bookbook for ipad also doubles as a display stand for ipad. And its done by simply attaching a greatlooking skin to the transparent back of the trifold case. Honestly its more like a sleeve, but i love how it looks, how it fits nearly any kind of tablet, and also how it makes me want to pull out a set of new, rainbow. Diy notebook cover for ipad kindle charlimarietv youtube. Vintage old book leather look personalized ipad case. Make an ipad or kindle case from an old book and sugru. Manor bindery can cover your kindle 3, 4, touch and fire with classic imitation books or a my kindle design made from lightweight, imitation cloth and leather. This ipad pro 11 smart cover looks like being taken right from a high street boutique.
The next ipad is widely believed to have a builtin camera, but some say it will have two cameras one in the front for video chats and another in the back for still pictures. Ipad covers that look like old books passion for the arts. We incorporate age old book making and leather crafting techniques to hand make every case. Review portenzo composition case for ipad 2 ipad insight. Personalized fashionable floral ipad pro 11 slim cover. Slims makes your ipad mini look like a beautiful book bound. From dual zippers with leather pulls, that at first glance look like bookmarks, to its beautiful distressed leather covers, bookbook is a vintage work of art just for your ipad. Need an ipad 2 case like a book iphone, ipad, ipod forums. What you see in the picture is actually an old picture frame backing out of a broken picture frame that i used on another project. The case is designed to fit on the ipad and looks like an old hard cover book when closed. Dont forget to show me what your creation looks like by tagging me on instagram or twitter. This is the new bookbook for ipad a leather case styled to look like an old, classic book.
To get the best fit, we brought our kindle and ipad with us, this way we just held each tablet up to the book to find the best fit, simple. Being her mothers daughter, she scrubbed it up a bit to tone down the gold and ramp up the vintage. Genuine leather walletstyle case in the shape of an old fashioned weathered book. I added speaker holes in front so i can listen to the ipad with the cover closed. Twelve south bookbook for ipad, brown vintage leather book. If you dont want to be stuck with the same old ipad covers everyone else is using, theres an easy way to make an ipad cover from an old or notsoold book. The cover will not only thwart wouldbe thieves, but will also protect your valuable book a like in. Ironically disguise your ipad as a book with this clever cover. Hardback covers protect your device and the unique design disguises your mac. The leader in manufacturing custom and stock cases for all ipads and iphones models. Or confuse everyone with the this is not a book version.
Along with its vintage looks, this case makes ipad mini feel as if youre holding a real book, and in many ways you are holding a book. Achetez ipad air coque, book coque vintage for ipad air ipad air 2. The portenzo composition for ipad 2 case is a clever case that looks just like an oldschool composition notebook. The covers of the case feel much like a hardback book, with soft suede like fabric on the inside covers. Vintage ipad case 6th 5th gen old book retro ipad pro 10. Dec 14, 2012 theres no lack of ipad mini covers for sale. The case looks and feels like a vintage leather bound book but its made of high end faux leather. Sep 05, 2015 its easy to do and you end up with a super unique ipad or kindle cover, so get diying. This protective case is available for the ipad 2018 and 2017, ipad pro 9. Guidecentral is a fun and visual way to discover diy ideas, learn new skills, meet amazing people who share your passions and even upload.
I havent used this feature much but it looks so cool. If you are looking for a cheap case for your newest kindle the entrylevel model that looks like a book, check out this design from tnp. Vintage old book leatherlook personalized ipad case. Bookbook for ipad volume ii is a handmade oneofakind, hardback leather case that doubles as a fully adjustable stand. The vintage cover art work is printed into a thin and lightweight cover to make the case look the same as the vintage notebook. No matter which iteration you own we have an ipad case for you. The little stand piece looks like a tie so i think ill save it for a fathers day project. No, it looks like it should be in the clear since the manufacturer wisely didnt include apples logo on the case, instead leaving a hole for the ipad s own logo to peep through. Dodocases latest bookstyle case for the ipad mini 4 this weeks roundup of new ipad cases features a sling pack from incase, a messenger bag from brenthaven, and more. You can customize the cover by adding a monogram name or initials in different font variants.
Absolutely love this case, feels suitably weighty and protective without adding too. Actually, just like current composition books as well i wasnt sure these were still around but my daughter set me straight on that. Looking vintage discourages wouldbetheives if they dont know its an ipad. Sep 23, 2010 its the perfect case for the gadget lover that still loves the smell and look of antique books. Its the perfect case for the gadget lover that still loves the smell and look of antique books. Its easy to do and you end up with a super unique ipad or kindle cover, so get diying. A hard, durable front and back cover are combined with the interior lined with soft suede material to protect the iphone against bumps and scratches. Boston daughter has a cover like this for her kindle fire it looks like an old book. However, this is one of those objects of desire that you buy to flaunt, but in actual fact you can buy a. Youre going to want to ensure you keep your new ipad in mint condition, and the best way to do that is to get a case.
It still protects the ipad mini though and you can prop up the tablet for typing or video enjoyment. The twelve south bookbook cover for the ipad looks very classy and the faux distressing adds to its charm. The cover zips up to keep the ipad inside, plus there are plenty of things inside of the book to make sure that your ipad doesnt shift around. Most book like cases for ereaders and tablets go for either the authenticity of the old or the discreet invisible charms of the modern sometimes both. Ive only had my new ipad 2 hard book cover but so far, i love it. Its made by twelvesouth who are rapidly becoming one of my favorite ipad accessory makers. I originally had the i pad 2 cover that i bought from the apple store and never felt that it offered very much protection. If youre starting to think back to school shopping we sure are, you have to check out this cool composition book ipad cover that combines the traditional with the future. The old book case by david hsu can be purchased at etsy.
Aug 03, 2014 if youre starting to think back to school shopping we sure are, you have to check out this cool composition book ipad cover that combines the traditional with the future. I used elastic on the corners to hold the ipad in place. I looked at a lot of cases before purchasing this one, and none of the other brand book style cases zipped up like this one. May 02, 2015 guidecentral is a fun and visual way to discover diy ideas, learn new skills, meet amazing people who share your passions and even upload your own diy guides. You can even see the area where i ripped off the stand piece. On the ipad i split the front cover 3 inches over from the spine so i could fold the cover back upon its self and use it as a easel back. Shop for antique book ipad cases and covers for the ipad 1234, pro or mini. New bookbook ipad case looks like an old, classic book ipad.
The exterior is giving just a bit of faux distress to make it look like a dusty old encyclopedia. May 03, 20 ipad cases that look like books lit love. You want it to be about 14 inch wider on all sides but theres a little wiggle room. Shop for old book style ipad cases and covers for the ipad 1234, pro or mini. Our customizer has over 400,000 possible combinations so you can create a cover that fits your unique style.
I mean it looks cool i guess everybody got one anyway, you can get all nostalgic and buy this ipad cover that looks and opens like a. If you have a soft spot for beautiful book bound notebooks like the famous oxford black n red, then youre going to love the slims for ipad mini from bukcase. The original crafter bookstyle ipad and iphone cases. Is it luck, an omen for enemy soldiers or a statement of your. Common books like the works of william shakespeare, prayer books, bibles and encyclopedias were printed in huge quantities during the victorian era and usually have little value. When i first saw the composition i thought it looked great and ordered one straight away. The covers of the case feel much like a hardback book, with soft suedelike fabric on the inside covers. Book by nedrelow is a handmade cover that makes an ipad look pretty much exactly like a book.
Plus, it might work as a theft deterrent since it looks like nothing more than a simple hardcover book. Bookbook for ipad hardback leather case twelve south. Twelve south creates beautiful accessories designed exclusively for apple. One of the more clever ipad cases, twelve south bookbook vol 2 protects and conceals your ipad in what looks like an old leatherbound book. Designed by two minnesotan bibliophiles, book is a handmade, hardcover case to store your ipad or kindle different versions are available for the different ereaders, which look like books from the outside.
From oneofakind cases like bookbook to the desktop spacesaver bookarc, our innovative products enhance, protect, and personalize the experience of using your favorite apple gear. This new leather case is handmade to look like a vintage book. Its handcrafted with a traditional bookbinding design. Hardback covers with reinforced corners offer solid protection from bumps and dings. How to turn an old book into a useful tablet case diy. The nicest ipad or kindle case can be made from an old leather bound book, the challenge is to find the right size, we found ours in a second hand book shop. Twelve south bookbook for ipad mini bookbook for ipad mini is a handmade oneofakind, hardback leather case that doubles as a fully adjustable stand.1387 1633 999 650 623 1107 1067 4 691 414 1104 767 812 117 50 1473 1433 869 1232 140 1544 447 1457 445 1313 266 616 577 790 230 35 371 1034 804 88 564 647 1312 509 886 775