Now, wasn't that nice!!!

Discussion in 'Macintosh Computers' started by YoYoMac, May 19, 2005.

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    YoYoMac

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    So, my wife and I live in China. I bought a 17" powerbook in Janurary and I haven't found a sleeve for it here in China. So, my wife told me to pick out some silk material. I did. I gave it to her. After 3 days, she gave me this.

    http://www.aricandkendra.org/photo.php?id=430

    There are three pictures, so make sure you see them all.

    The thing is amazing. Fits perfectly.
     
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    Daveway

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    That's kool I must say. Homemade things are so much better.

    Congrats on coming back to the US in 3 days, China looks ROUGH!
     
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    redeye be

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    Very nice! Especially the screen/keyboard protection.
    I would have personally gone for a different fabric design.
    then again: Les goûts et les couleurs ne se discutent pas ;)
     
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    Mr. Anderson

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    If you made more, you could definitely sell them. Very nice....

    D :D
     
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    AliensAreFuzzy

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    I'd buy one
     
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    munkle

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    Very nice, your wife is certainly very talented. Although I wonder how much protection it'll actually provide. Oh and the 17" looks huuuge in that photo!
     
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    YoYoMac

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    It provides all the protection I wanted a sleeve for.....SCRATCHES. Hate em. That's all I need it for. I usually transport in a bookbag so its pretty well insulated in that.
     
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    slooksterPSV

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    Oh now that is just beautiful. She should design some like that and sell them. She could probably get $40 for each one (being silk and all).
     
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    munkle

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    The thought of my PB getting scratched gives me palpitations! :eek: :p
     
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    YoYoMac

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    One of the few things that I dislike about my PB is when I pull it out of my bookbag, I press inward on both sides of the PB and the monitor hits the keys. The closing of the little tiny gap kills me. The sleeve helps alot, but I still can feel the top touching the bottom. I'm always afraid I'm gonna pull it out one time and the screen will be warped or something.
     
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