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The $1,555 iPad Case

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Check out Chanel's iPad case—a $1,555 quilted leather folder specially designed to protect your $499 tablet computing device. Makes sense, no? Well, Harper's Bazaar has a whole round-up of luxury-label manufactured iPad cases—some priced well over the device MSRP, including an YSL number ringing in at $795. Says Valleywag commentator, udaintyriotgrrrl: "this is a bit misleading...wealthy people would never carry their ipad's themselves yet alone in a case! instead they hire someone to follow them and then hold the gadget while they type." [Harper's Bazaar]