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Toy in the Hood

Posted July 10, 2008
Digital cameras have become such commodity items with such razor-thin profit margins that manufacturers tend to either leave out the case or include one so cheaply made you’re tempted to immediately throw it out. Once again, the design geniuses at New York-based Built have come to the rescue. Their new Hoodie Camera Case snugly hugs just about any pocketable point-and-shoot, thanks to a stretchy, accommodating fabric front. The back, though, has a rigid insert to keep your camera’s fragile LCD screen from getting scratched or cracked. The top rather adorably flips up and over just like, yes, a hoodie. And it comes in olive and black and two groovy multicolored patterns.

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