iPad mini Sleeve that fits with a smart cover

Discussion in 'iPad Accessories' started by michaelfdk, Jan 29, 2013.

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    michaelfdk

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    Hey.

    I am looking for a sleeve for my iPad mini. Should be a simple design and fit with my smart cover. Does anyone have some they can recommend?

    Thanks in advance.
     
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    There's a thread about sleeves in the accessories section. Just got my sleeve from Nedrelow - do an option for with/without Smart Cover.
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    I bought a cheap sleeve for netbook and it fits perfectly with SmartCase cover for my iPad 2. :apple:
     
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    The RadTech sleevz also fits the mini plus Smart Cover. It's a bit of a snug fit at first but seems to work pretty well for me.
     
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    Didn't noticed that - a newbie here. How do you feel about it? Been wondering if the fluff material does scratch the back?
     
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    No, it's wool not steel wool. :) If it did scratch it, I can't image what plastic cases would do to the backs. Don't worry, this sleeve won't scratch it.

    How long did yours take from ordering it to receiving it?
     
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    Yeah, it's really soft and I've had no worries about it scratching. Seems pretty sturdy too.
    It took just over a week and that was shipping from US to UK so not bad.
     
  8. michaelfdk, Jan 30, 2013
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    Thanks for comments on sleeves. I’m quite sure that i’m going to buy the one from nedrelow.
     
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    bandrews, which color is your case?

    It looks a little darker than heather
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  10. Giuly, Jan 30, 2013
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    Mind the Colcasac, they have one for the iPad Mini with Smart Cover, too.

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    Light Grey :)
     
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    wow, those from colasac are really great! I didn't know those products...
     
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    Got my sleeve from Nedrelow earlier today. Ordered it last thursday, so really quick delivering.

    It feels really nice and snugly; simple and minimalistic, too. However it seems to leave some fluffs on the iPad, but I can live with that.

    Attached some photos. And as you can see, I go all black. :p
     

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    Lol. I have the exact same setup.
     

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    www.jolioriginals.com

    Fantastic hand made leather cases, simple and unfussy design that looks really classy IMO.
     
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    I have the Joli sleeve for my Macbook Air and really like it. However, I corresponded with them about their sleeve for the iPad mini, and they're of the firm view that the iPad's form factor should not be compromised with a cover, so they want you to go "naked" - they won't make a slightly looser version that would accomodate a smart cover. I know from the Macbook Air sleeve that it's a fairly tight fit as is, so I doubt that you'd be able to fit it with a smart cover.

    Here is my recommendation for a sleeve that works well with iPad mini including front and back case, as well as a number of alternative sleeves:
    http://forums.macrumors.com/showthread.php?t=1526602
     
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    and me three!
     

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