Here’s a timeline of what’s been going on with my iPod’s clothes (namely a skin). I’ve never been a fan of protective cases, they ruin the sense of manipulating your iPod the way it was meant to be manipulated.
For those unaware, it was a rocky beginning, having to take it to the store to be replaced 2 times, and it was not until the third replacement that I finally was given a good one. Here’s a picture of those first moments after receiving the replacement:
Things got really interesting when I bought a custom skin from DecalGirl. The results speak for themselves:
However, that was more than a year ago, and unfortunately time and daily use has started to take its toll on my beloved music box’s skin. Here’s the current state of the skin (as of April 2,011):
I think it is time for new clothes, and that brings me to the difficult process of selecting the right one, buy it and wait a couple of weeks before it arrives in the mail… More to come as this story unfolds.