How to carry my stylus

Discussion in 'iPad Accessories' started by halljames, Apr 7, 2011.

  1. macrumors newbie

    Apr 7, 2011
    When I had the iPad 1, I had a particular case which I could attach my Griffin stylus to the spine of the case and it worked a treat, and meant I was always ready to do some drawing etc.

    However, since getting my iPad 2, I can't figure out how best to carry it around. I have a smart cover on it, with a hard shell covering the back. I also pop it into a ipad sock as well, but I dont know what to do with the stylus. I could just pop it in to the sockm but I would be worried about it moving around and scratching either the ipad or the cover.

    I was wondering if I could replace the sock with one of these neoprene sleeves, but still not sure what to do with the stylus, are there any of these slim sleeves that may have also a pocket or something that would secure the stylus.

    Any ideas anyone.
  2. macrumors 68000

    Jun 19, 2010
    this is what I do

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  3. thread starter macrumors newbie

    Apr 7, 2011
    Cool, but I dont fancy that idea. I need something to keep it with the ipad, that just reaks of "bugger, wheres my stylus gone".
  4. macrumors newbie

    Aug 6, 2008
    Here is where I carry mine. Always with me.

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  5. macrumors 68040


    Apr 10, 2008
    I would stick it in a drawer at home never to be seen again and use my finger like all normal iPad users.:p
  6. macrumors 6502


    May 29, 2009
    Boston, MA
    Maybe you could put it in your pocket?
    Or purse?
    Or man bag?
    Or backpack?
    Or clip it into your hair?
    Or attach it to a necklace?
    Or carry it in your mouth?
    Or just hold it in your hands?
    Or if you don't have hands you can have somebody hold it for you.

    Just a few ideas. :)
  7. macrumors 68040

    Mad Mac Maniac

    Oct 4, 2007
    A little bit of here and a little bit of there.
    yeah it would be nice if there were a case with a spot to put a pen/stylus. Maybe there is.
  8. gatech2, Apr 9, 2011
    Last edited: Apr 9, 2011

    macrumors member

    Mar 7, 2011
  9. macrumors 6502


    Sep 1, 2010
  10. macrumors 65816


    Mar 24, 2011
    Carry it in your pocket? Backpack? Shirt pocket?

    Few places in which mine would be. But I'm sure you could of guessed that.
  11. macrumors G3


    May 25, 2008
    Apple state
    Put it in your pocket, save it for a rainy day.
  12. macrumors 65816


    Mar 24, 2011
  13. macrumors 6502a

    Aug 15, 2007
    Yep - the boxwave with its metal clip will stick nicely to the outside of the smart cover. When the cover is open, you can stick the stylus to the spine area.
  14. macrumors 6502a

    Mar 2, 2011
    I got a couple of suggestions for cases that carry styli in my similar thread here:

    I think that I am going to wind up sewing a loop for it onto my Vuscape. None of the suggested cases really meet my needs, and the styli that plug into the headphone jack would still just be hanging there.

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