Cork: soft, sustainable, impact-absorbing, grippy and nice to look at and touch. Who wouldn’t want to use it as an iPad case? The answer, in the case of the iCork from Pomm design, is anyone who like their iPad storage to be thin.
The case is not only fat but big, with its chiseled edges tapering away from the iPad for an extra few miles around the iCork’s perimeter. Still, if you drop it it will most likely bounce.
To get the iPad out of the case you just push into the hole conveniently carved out over the top of the home button, which also means that you can quickly and easily wake the iPad and use its battery power without even realizing it.
Want one? Really? Well, ok. You can pre-order an iCork now for November delivery, and it’ll cost you €55 (including a Pomm Tote bag). Wait until November and you’ll pay €60, or $75, depending where on the world you