aukward®

is for artisan

Beautifully handmade book style cases for your iPad in a wooden frame with a choice of designer covers:

  • Fabrics from artisans and British textile designers including fair trade cottons and natural linens hand blocked in the UK;
  • Genuine cowhide leather of the highest quality in contemporary and classic colours;
  • The traditional book binding material of buckram.
iPad Cases
Handmade book style iPad cases
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aukward®

handmade in the UK

  • Each case is hand crafted in the UK using 100% British sourced materials or suppliers.
  • The book style outer case is hand made by an English book bindery using materials from across the British Isles.
  • The wooden frame is produced by a wood working company here in Britain.
  • Even our bespoke packaging is from a UK paper mill using British cardboard (made from partly recycled materials) the board itself is 100% recyclable.
iPad Cases
Hand crafted in the UK

aukward®

is for safekeeping

  • An aukward case protects your iPad whilst helping to preserve traditional British bookbinding skills.
  • We are delighted to be working with a family run and owned UK bindery who have been bookbinding for three generations.
  • (the photo is of the grandfather’s original bindery in London).
iPad Cases
Preserving traditional British bookbinding skills

aukward®

is for artisan

Showcasing the renowned craftsmanship, design and creative skills found in the UK:

  • Our cases are made by a traditional British book bindery;
  • Handmade, using natural materials, means each aukward case is unique;
  • The precision carved wooden frame is manufactured by a British wood working company from sustainably sourced birch ply (FSC approved).
iPad Cases
Showcasing craftsmanship, design and creative skills found in the UK

aukward®

handmade in the UK

  • We go to great lengths and great detail to use materials sourced from the UK and when this is not possible we will seek a British supplier instead.
  • For example the rubber pads that keep each iPad safely in the case have been made to measure from a specialist manufacturer in Wales.
  • Even the CAD software used in the design process was written and supplied by a specialist British software company.
iPad Cases
Materials sourced from the UK

aukward®

is for safekeeping

  • An aukward iPad case helps to preserve traditional bookbinding skills by applying them to evolving technologies like the iPad.
  • At the same time the case helps keep your iPad safe and secure.
  • It protects your iPad as both the board within the outer case and the beautiful wooden birch frame provide a solid protective cover which is strong yet lightweight.
iPad Cases
Keep your iPad safe and secure
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DebonnAir iPad Cases

aukward are marking the launch of the new iPad Air with a 50% sale on all their existing British made iPad cases for the iPad 2/3/4.  Read more
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A police case

A serial burglar has been jailed after an anti-theft app on an iPad he stole was used to track him down. Ion-Liviu Radita, 36, previously of Eynsford Road, Ilford, east London, took an iPad during a burglary in Camden Road, Sevenoaks, Kent in May. The device had the Find My iPad app installed and police officers used it to track Radita to his home.He was jailed...  Read more
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Russian US Embassy – Abandoned iPads

Pavements and flowerbeds around the US embassy in Moscow ended up strewn with technological gadgets after they were banned from the building, it's reported. Visa-seeking Russians were forced to abandon their equipment after the rule change took them by surprise, according to Interfax news agency. It says only mobile phones are now accepted at the security stor...  Read more