Christmas is less than a week away now, and if you’re still searching for the perfect gift, don’t worry – we’ve got you covered. Yesterday we highlighted some of the best iPad cases and bags for dad, and today we’ve ferreted out iPad cases that your mom is sure to love.
Whether mom likes wild and crazy cases or simple, subdued bags, you’re sure to find something you like on our list, so take a look. And make sure to come back tomorrow for our top iPad mini choices.
Owl iPad Sleeve ($69.99) – You can never go wrong with cute. This owl sleeve is designed to fit all versions of the full-sized iPad, and it is constructed from high quality 100 percent wool felt, which is guaranteed to keep iPads safe from scuffs and scratches. There’s a handy dandy pocket in the front to carry accessories, and two d-rings turn it into a small messenger bag. It’s perfect for animal lovers, and this Etsy seller also makes other designs including a fox, a wolf, an elephant, a pig, and an eagle.
Scosche fitRAIL Exercise Mount for iPad ($49.99) – If your mom is a fitness fiend like mine, she might enjoy this metal case mount which is designed to attach the iPad to a wide variety of different exercise machines. With this mount your mom can use her iPad while she works out, watching movies, reading, or listening to music while burning those calories. Warning, stay away from this gift if mom doesn’t already like to exercise, you don’t want to send the wrong message! This ships in time for Christmas from the App Store, which has free next day shipping.
Logitech Ultrathin Keyboard Cover for iPad ($99.95) – Does your mom use the iPad as a computer replacement? If so, typing up emails and updating statuses on Facebook will be a lot easier with a keyboard case, and this ultrathin offering from Logitech is super stylish too. It comes in black, red, and white, and its slim aluminum cover keeps the iPad safe and serves as a stand for the tablet when typing. The Bluetooth keyboard lasts for hours, and its clip and go magnetic hinge makes using this case a breeze. Also ships before Christmas from the Apple Store.
PANTONE Universe iPad Case ($79.95) – This PANTONE case is perfect for art lovers, coming from the company that defines industry color standards. It comes in a wide variety colors, from blue and pink to black and orange, and fits over the iPad to keep it safe and secure. There’s also a version that only covers the back of the iPad, which is a good deal cheaper. This case is available from brick and mortar retailers like Urban Outfitters, Bloomingdales and Nordstrom.
Bamboo iPad Case ($169) – If you’re looking for the ultimate in quality for your mom, you won’t go wrong with the Bamboo iPad Case from Grove. This case is made from a solid bamboo shell with a sturdy single-panel cover made from all natural leather or wool felt. It comes with integrated magnets and array of incredibly cute designs, from birds and trees to simple plain wool. The printed leather covers come in either black or London tan, while the wool case comes in a dark charcoal color. This luxury case won’t come in time for Christmas, but some things are worth the wait.
PixelSkin HD Wrap ($27) – Speck is known for making stylish, quality products, and the PixelSkin case is no exception. Available in a gorgeous raspberry color, the PixelSkin encases the iPad in a rubbery grip that will keep it safe without adding extra bulk. It features a perfectly pixelated, high-contrast glossy-matte finish, plus a typing stand and a landscape video viewing angle with the cover folded back. This is a solid choice if you want full iPad protection at a reasonable price, and it has a look mom will love too, in an array of colors.