Tag Archive: Leather


Remove Leather UI from Contacts & Calendar in OS X Mountain Lion

Remove Leather UI from Mountain Lion apps

Skeumorphism seems to be here to stay, but if you’re bent on ridding OS X apps like Contacts (Address Book) and Calendar (iCal) of any traces of the stitched leather appearance, Mountain Tweaks makes it as easy as a couple of clicks for OS X Mountain Lion users.

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BookBook Case Turns your iPhone into a Vintage Leather Bound Book

A couple of months ago we covered the BookBook case for the MacBook Air. Well, now Twelve South has come out with something similar, only this time for the iPhone 4. The BookBook for iPhone is a wallet and an iPhone case all in one. With the case closed, your iPhone looks like nothing more than a vintage leather bound book. The wallet portion of the case has a convenient ID window and has room for up to four  [Read More…]

Case Factori Leather iPad Sleeve Might Get Lost in a London Fog [Review]

The Grey Leather Sleeve for iPad ($ 33) from newcomer Case Factori is likely the most precisely average case we’ve ever reviewed. It does the job politely, and without fanfare. Or much personality. I struggled valiantly to find anything to set this case apart. It works well enough, its coated leather sides providing enough scratch and bump protection to make it a genuinely useful iPad sleeve. It also fits an  [Read More…]