for those worried that their new iphone 4 may be stolen, they can now disguise it in this case which
embeds the phone is a small black notebook. the case is created by pad & quill and is actually made
from a birch wood frame with a paper cover that is made to look like leather. the faux-notebook design
is capped off with a small ribbon which appears to a be a bookmark. the cover folds over the iphone,
which fits snuggle inside. users can use there phone inside the case of pop it out to use all by itself.
the company also makes a similar case for the ipad.
via gadget lab
design-aerobics: tech gadgets course (september 16th – november 16th)
next month designboom will hold an online design course on the topic of ‘tech gadgets’.
we’ll be looking at the design process of popular technological objects,
the ways they have evolved and pondering as to what might be around the corner.
more information on how to enroll and a lesson list can be found here.