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Topic: New iPad case for 'not-so-new' Ipad2  (Read 1557 times)
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« on: June 12, 2012 05:27:56 AM »

We've had our iPad2 since late last year but I managed to make a case only today.  Tongue  Installing a zipper is always daunting for me, hence, the delay.





The outer cover is denim lined with fusible fleece.  I printed out an Apple logo and used it as a template to make my applique.





The interior is quilting weight cotton lined with light fusible interfacing. I used a continuous zipper cut to length for this purpose.  As with my other recent projects posted here (cosmetic bag and travel wallet), I opted for bias binding to give the cover a nice finish.

Most handmade iPad cases I've seen around are simple sleeves or zippered pouches (like large cosmetic bags) so I hope this gives you inspiration to try out something different.  Elastic corners to hold the iPad and all around zippered closure for maximum security!  Wink

Thanks for looking!
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« Reply #1 on: June 12, 2012 07:05:24 AM »

It looks really nice! And you are rigth - zippers are scarry...
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« Reply #2 on: June 12, 2012 03:28:59 PM »

This turned out great. I like how it opens like a book.
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« Reply #3 on: June 23, 2012 04:15:19 AM »

Great work! I really love it.
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« Reply #4 on: January 10, 2013 04:37:01 AM »

I love it!  Your case is exactly what I was looking for!!

I'll be making one (or 30) for myself and one for my mom very soon  Smiley
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