These iPod cases, made from cassette tape shells and 45 record vinyl, are commercial items, which cost US$45 each, but it’d be a cinch to replicate something similar, if you’d rather roll your own.

45 Nano Cases – [via] Link


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Gareth Branwyn

Gareth Branwyn

Gareth Branwyn is a freelance writer and the former Editorial Director of Maker Media. He is the author or editor of over a dozen books on technology, DIY, and geek culture. He is currently a contributor to Boing Boing, Wink Books, and Wink Fun. And he has a new best-of writing collection and “lazy person’s memoir,” called Borg Like Me.

  • cheesy

    Freakin awesome. I might have to start using my Nano again instead of my iPhone for music…

  • designerstuffonly

    wow, that looks amazin! so different, but not me :P

    ipods are great!! gettin mine covered in crystals from Crystal-Iced Accessories:

    Will be visiting this blog again for more quality information!! xx

  • ham954

    I like these kinds of things. I have so many of those old cassette tapes I can sell them as iPod cases.

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  • ham954