Leather iPhone Skins

gator iphoneHollister Hovey brought these to my attention while we enjoyed Blue Point Brewing Company’s Southwest Summer Ales on the airline’s pop-up porch in Manhattan’s Bryant Park.

shagreen iphoneHer friend, Mr. Joseph Pollard, stretched and cut croc and stingray, aka shagreen, over a plastic iPhone case, making the coolest alternative to Miniot’s wood cases, which I’ve learned from two readers have warped, cracked, and eventually broken with wear.

If I were able to place an order, I’d ask for mine to be fashioned of Horween’s Shell Cordovan. Beat the hell out of it.


  1. Memphis88
    August 11, 2009

    I want a croc cover really really bad now.

  2. M. Wastler
    August 12, 2009

    Someone out there is listening. I promise. I have a strong feeling we will see these en masse soon and very soon.

  3. JHJ
    May 12, 2010

    I would buy one of the Alligator ones for sure! If he is willing to sell that one or is thinking of making more please contact me

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