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Design Your Own Customized Case for your iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch, or Blackberry!

Updated on June 20, 2013
Vintage British red telephone booth iPhone case
Vintage British red telephone booth iPhone case | Source

It's hardly an exaggeration to say that most people these days are the proud owner of a smartphone--whether it's an iPhone, Android, or Blackberry--and many of us also have additional gadgets we depend on daily for convenience, entertainment, and communication. iPods, iPads, e-readers, and laptops are staples in many households, and some families may even have a few of each.

Not a single one of these items is inexpensive to replace, so we tend to make sure we look after them by choosing specially made protective cases for them all. But you have probably noticed that there aren't a lot of options when it comes to finding something really unique or representative of your own particular style, and you may have ended up spending forty or fifty dollars on something you weren't crazy about but it was the 'coolest one they had'... because you needed something to make sure your precious equipment wouldn't be smashed to bits when you got out of the car quickly, forgetting that your phone was in your lap. We've all done it, right?

Custom Cases

If you've searched and searched but haven't found the perfect case yet, don't despair. I have several options for you to choose from where you can either customize a design made by someone else, or start entirely from scratch and put your own images and text on a blank case and make it entirely your own!


Design your own iPhone 3G/3GS or 4 case at CafePress. Several choices!
Design your own iPhone 3G/3GS or 4 case at CafePress. Several choices! | Source
Design-your-own custom iPhone, iPod, or iPad Speck case at Zazzle.com
Design-your-own custom iPhone, iPod, or iPad Speck case at Zazzle.com | Source
Create your own custom case for your cellphone or smartphone; laser-engraved design won't fade, peel, or rub off! All major brand phones supported.
Create your own custom case for your cellphone or smartphone; laser-engraved design won't fade, peel, or rub off! All major brand phones supported. | Source

Cafepress has several different types of cases, covers, and sleeves for iPhones, iPads, iPods, as well as for Kindle and Nook e-readers. They offer bulk discounts when you order 12 or more through the design-your-own program. There is no set-up fee whether you order 1 or 100, and orders ship in about 24 hours!

Design your own custom case at CafePress.com


Zazzle has several different options for iPhone, iPad, iPod, Android, and Kindle cases that can be customized with your photo or art. Zazzle has no set-up fees, offers bulk discounts, and ships as soon as 24 hours but could take up to 3-5 business days.

Design your own iPhone, iPod, iPad, BlackBerry, Kindle, or Android case at Zazzle.com


Coveroo seems to have the widest variety of custom protective cases available for the most different types of cellphones/smartphones that I have found; they support all major brands (including iPhone, BlackBerry, HTC, Kodak, LG, Motorola, Nokia, Palm, Samsung, Sanyo, and T-Mobile). They also offer cases for iPad, various iPod models, Kindle, and even writing journals that you can personalize with your choice of images and text to make your gadgets really stand out!

Design your own cellphone/smartphone or gadget cases at Coveroo.com

VeryCoolCases.com

is a site dedicated to bringing you the best of the most exciting cool cases for iPhones 3G/3GS, iPhone 4/4S, iPhone5, iPod Touch, and iPad, as well as other smartphones and gadgets. You'll find new and exciting discoveries which are geared toward interesting themes like Despicable Me iPhone cases and laptop skins, Harry Potter, steampunk, Star Wars, or camouflage, just to name a few. Take a look at VeryCoolCases now, or bookmark it for later when you're doing a little holiday shopping!


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    • jezebellamina profile imageAUTHOR

      Jessica 

      6 years ago from Dallas, TX

      Thanks, Cogerson! Zazzle has some especially great designs; I'm floored by some of the artists' creativity and humor! I think a unique iPhone case is a great way to show your personality/individuality.

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      UltimateMovieRankings 

      6 years ago from Virginia

      Great informative hub.....my wife just proudly traded her Blackberry in for a new iPhone 4s....and I know she will be in the market for a new cover so I am forwarding this hub to her for her viewing pleasure too....voted up and useful.

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