Pad & Quill goes analog with Journals, Pens

Pad & Quill goes analog with Journals, Pens

With a name like Pad & Quill, you'd think the Minneapolis-based manufacturer of accessories for Apple (and other) products would be in the business of making notepads and pens. Well, now it is! The company has just introduced a line of high-quality journals (i.e., notepads) and a wooden-bodied rollerball pen called the Quill. Today I'll be reviewing two of the Journal Notepads (Medium - $21.95, Small - $17.95). 

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Hands-on with Pad & Quill's Heritage Leather iPad Pro 10.5" Case

Hands-on with Pad & Quill's Heritage Leather iPad Pro 10.5" Case

Apple World Today readers are no doubt familiar with Pad & Quill, one of our early sponsors and the artisans that design and make a variety of classy leather Apple accessories. The latest from the Minnesota design shop is the Heritage Leather iPad Pro 10.5" Case (US$139.95), a thin and lightweight folio leather case that's perfect for protecting the 10.5-inch iPad Pro.

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Pad & Quill's new Heritage Case for iPad Pro looks great, gets better with age

Pad & Quill's new Heritage Case for iPad Pro looks great, gets better with age

Our friends at Pad & Quill have just announced a new leather case for iPad Pro that looks amazing and gets better with age. The $119.95 Heritage Case for iPad Pro 10.5-inch uses a veg-tanned leather for the exterior of the case that darkens with use, achieving a darker and one-of-a-kind patina as you use your iPad Pro and the case.

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Apple World Today News Update: February 15, 2018

Apple World Today News Update: February 15, 2018

This Thursday afternoon we have a variety of short news items for your listening pleasure:

  • Apple will require developers to support the iPhone X starting in April 2018 for all new apps submitted to the App Store
  • One character in India's Telugu language is crashing message apps in iOS 11, and a fix is on the way soon
  • Getting an Apple HomePod? You might want to get a Pad & Quill HomePod Coaster first!
  • Google Maps for iOS receives a handy update that speeds access to many features
  • Facebook is entering the smart speaker market later this year
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The Quill Apple Pencil Case from Pad & Quill

The Quill Apple Pencil Case from Pad & Quill

The Apple Pencil is an odd little beast. With no built-in way for it to nestle with its natural partner — the iPad Pro — the Pencil has a tendency to wander. The accessory artisans at Pad & Quill have come up with The Quill Apple Pencil Case (US$39.95), a very chic way to keep your Apple Pencil nearby and looking good. Here’s “Mr. P” (Brian Holmes) talking about The Quill:

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Pad & Quill's new Leather Apple Pencil Grip: A pointedly good accessory

Pad & Quill's new Leather Apple Pencil Grip: A pointedly good accessory

The Apple Pencil is a wonderful accessory and companion to the iPad Pro, but there's always the question about what to do with the Pencil, the "charger cap" and so on. Put it on a desk that's slanted more than just a bit and it will roll off, and if you have beefy hands it may feel too slim. Pad & Quill's craftspersons have come up with the new Leather Apple Pencil Grip (regular price $59.95, currently on pre-sale for $49.95)  to resolve all of these problems. 

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Sweet Valentine's Day deal: Get 20% off on Pad & Quill iPad cases

Sweet Valentine's Day deal: Get 20% off on Pad & Quill iPad cases

Are you looking for a nice gift for your sweetheart for Valentine's Day? We've got a great idea for you -- one of the beautiful handcrafted products from our friends at Pad & Quill. We have a deal that's as sweet as those sugary candy hearts -- click this link to enter the Pad & Quill shop and get 10% off on any iPad case, then use coupon code PQ16 to take an additional 10% discount. 

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Pad & Quill Cartella Slim Case for 2016 MacBook Pro: Elegant protection

Pad & Quill Cartella Slim Case for 2016 MacBook Pro: Elegant protection

Have you ever seen an accessory for an Apple product that made you want to go out and buy the Apple tech just so you could get the accessory? That's the way you might feel when you take a look at the Pad & Quill Cartella Slim Case for the 2016 MacBook Pro (affiliate link). 

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Pad & Quill announces full grain leather bands for the Apple Watch

Pad & Quill announces full grain leather bands for the Apple Watch

Pad & Quill has announced new Apple Watch straps. The Special Edition 60-Year Leather Lowry Cuff  is made from vintage full grain leather in Minneapolis, Minnesota.  Available with either matte black or nickel finish hardware, it matches the Apple Watch Series 1 2 perfectly. The limited edition band for costs US$249.

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Giveaway! You need a nice backpack, right?

Giveaway! You need a nice backpack, right?

At Apple World Today, we love nothing more than giving our awesome readers cool stuff for free. And, since we need user support to keep the website growing and healthy, we like to ask our readers on the web, on RSS, and on Apple News to consider joining Team AWT. Team AWT is our subscription service that brings you extras in return for your continuing support of Apple World Today, and for just $5 a month you not only get the warm fuzzies of keeping Steve, Dennis and Marty off the streets, but also get to enter our giveaways!

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Pad & Quill's Small Briefcase: Just the perfect size

Pad & Quill's Small Briefcase: Just the perfect size

When you get really compact computing devices like the 12-inch MacBook or iPad Pros, most laptop bags are way too big. It's like using a moving van to transport a pea! Well, fortunately Pad & Quill saw the trend towards more svelte computers and tablets and developed the new Small Briefcase (US$219.00). Today we'll take a look at this compact and rugged laptop case.

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Pad & Quill's newest cases are perfect for your iPhone 7 or 7 Plus

Pad & Quill's newest cases are perfect for your iPhone 7 or 7 Plus

Pad & Quill has been an Apple World Today favorite case and bag vendor for years, and whenever a new Apple product appears we always get excited to see what's they're going to announce. Today, Pad & Quill announced that three of their cases -- the Luxury Pocket Book ($99.95 for iPhone 7, $109.95 for iPhone 7 Plus), Woodline ($49.95), and Bella Fino ($69.95 for iPhone 7, $79.95 for iPhone 7 Plus) are available for pre-order. Use the special order code 710 and you'll get $10 off of any of Pad & Quill's products for iPhone 7iPhone 7 Plus or Apple Watch Series 2

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Review: Pad & Quill Bella Fino case for iPhone SE

Review: Pad & Quill Bella Fino case for iPhone SE

Pad & Quill’s cases for iPhone and iPad leverage years of experience making top-quality leather and wood products. Today we’re looking at the $49.99 Bella Fino case for iPhone SE, 5 and 5s, a combination wallet and phone case that typifies the craftsmanship and design savvy of Pad & Quill’s products.

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