If you like it, then you ought to put a case around it.
Caseable Customizable Laptop Bags
What: Choose a base color for the front, back, side, and zipper; add some text; and even upload your own photos for an unexampled way to tote around your Mac, PC, or iPad.
Why: The possibilities number 20,000 to infinity.
Where: Online at caseable.com.
Wonder Beard Tapes
What: A do-it-your-damn-self label specializing in limited-run cassette releases and mixtapes from ambient indie groups such as Coma Cinema, Hooray, and Ra Cailum.
Why: Hold it in your hands; don’t store it on your hard drive.
Where: Online at wonderbeardtapes.tumblr.com.
What: The preservative-free, three-ounce cookies ($39 per box) come in six flavors (dark chocolate cherry, peanut butter banana) and are housed inside jewelry box-esque packaging with pull-out shelves.
Why: The taste of raw cookie dough minus the risk of salmonella.
Where: Online at kukees.com.
What: Get those walls talking with salaciously named wallpapers (Dick Picnic, Reno Whore House, Shoot Your Load) in bright, geometric, floral, and toile-inspired patterns.
Why: Out of trashy romance novels? Simply read the designs’ vignettes for a fun, sexy time.
Where: Online at filthyhome.com.
What: New collections (spring/summer 2011, Lo Couture, garters, and vintage jewelry), plus a site relaunch from the achingly romantic, Gatsby-inspired wedding designer.
Why: Pinning on the yellow mini hat with magenta ostrich feathers and a French veil requires only a spring day — not nuptials.
Where: Online at loboheme.com.
Photo: Courtesy of Caseable