Visit the New Technabob Shop!Get Technabob in Your Mailbox! Join our Mailing List! | Follow Us: Facebook | Twitter
Awesomer Media Sites: THE AWESOMER | MIGHTYMEGA | 95OCTANE
subscribe to our rss feedsubscribe via e-mailfollow technabob on twittertechnabob facebook fan pageGoogle+follow us in feedly
Follow Us:

Coffee-Stained Apple Smart Cover: The Best Part of Waking Up (Your iPad)

by Range

I’ll admit that I thought that the Apple Smart Cover was cool in the beginning, but after having used it for a while, there are plenty of other covers that work as well or even better than the Smart Cover. However, instead of just leaving your old Smart Cover aside, how about staining it with coffee to give it a new look?

coffee-stained-ipad-smart-cover

Simeon from Two Lives Left noticed that his tan leather Smart Cover was getting worn by his hand, so he decided to try and stain it with coffee. First, he tried to paint it with coffee, let it set and then towel off the excess. He painted it with a few coats, letting it set and wiping off the excess each time. Then, he decided to rub in some ground coffee for additional color.

coffee-stained-ipad-smart-cover-open

The resulting cover looks pretty good with its nice warm brown leather look, though it must smell of coffee pretty strongly. If you don’t like that, then you probably shouldn’t try this hack, and might want to just go with food coloring or dye instead.

coffee-stained-ipad-smart-cover-closed

[via Ubergizmo]




Comments (2):

  1. icasehr says:

    cool!

  2. David Pavel says:

    How long did the coffee smell take to evaporate?

    What does it smell like currently?

Post a Comment:

Want a personal avatar on your comments? Sign up for a free Gravatar now!

Note: All comments with links in them will be held for moderation in order to prevent spam, so you may not see your post appear immediately.

Our Latest & Greatest Posts...

Retro Freak Multi Cartridge Console Also Rips Games: Emulator\

Retro Freak Multi Cartridge Console Also Rips Games: Emulator's Wet Dream

Fridge Full of Jurassic Park Games Hits eBay

Fridge Full of Jurassic Park Games Hits eBay

Star Trek VI USS Enterprise Model Lights up and Makes Sounds

Star Trek VI USS Enterprise Model Lights up and Makes Sounds

Save 50% off This Triple USB 22400mAh Portable Battery Pack

Save 50% off This Triple USB 22400mAh Portable Battery Pack

Google\

Google's Patent-pending Robotic Stuffed Animals: Cute or Creepy?

Win Prizes in the Technabob Shop

More from Awesomer Media...

The Awesomer Logo MightyMega Logo 95octane Logo
discussion by