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Pre-order: Cache for iPad mini

Sleeve for the iPad mini -- Made in USA by TOM BIHN
Cache for iPad mini, Horizontal

The Cache for iPad mini is designed to protect your iPad mini against scrapes and scratches with little bulk added and is ideal for those who don't want their iPad mini sleeve to make their loads heavier or to take up a lot of space. The Cache cradles your iPad mini in 1/4" (6 mm) thick foam padding laminated with an exterior of tough polyester knit and an interior of brushed tricot. With no noisy Velcro® or zipper, the Cache closes by simply tucking a generous flap into the top opening.

$25. Available for pre-order; ships by early November.

TOM BIHN Cache for iPad mini sleeve
Cache for iPad mini, Vertical

The Cache for iPad mini fits in just about every one of our larger messenger bags, travel bags, briefcases, knitting bags, and backpacks. In many of our bags, there are existing pockets that fit the Cache for iPad mini like a glove. Below is a list of the bags that fit the Cache for iPad mini and which compartments fit it the best.

Cache for iPad mini, Vertical fits in:
Empire Builder (open top pocket under the front flap)
Zephyr (open top pocket under the front flap)
11/iPad Cadet (zippered front pocket)
15/13 Cadet (zippered front pocket)
Checkpoint Flyer (front left zippered flap pocket, main compartment open-top pocket)
Ristretto for iPad (main compartment)
Ristretto for 11" MacBook Air (main compartment)
Ristretto for 13" MacBook Pro or MacBook Air (main compartment)
Horizontal Freudian Slip (paper pocket)
Vertical Freudian Slip (stretch mesh front pocket)
Western Flyer (top front zipper pocket)
Packing Cube Backpack (Tri-Star/Western Flyer) (front zipper slash pocket)
Brain Bag (front side zippered pockets)
Co-Pilot (main compartment open top pocket)
Synapse (main compartment open top pocket)
Buzz (zippered front compartment)
Smart Alec (side zipper compartments)
Vertical Brain Cell Sizes: 6Z, 4, 4Z, 15R, 1 (in front stretch mesh pocket)

Cache for iPad mini, Horizontal, fits in:
Tri-Star (front middle zipper pocket)
Medium Cafe Bag (main compartment)
Large Cafe Bag (main compartment or front zippered pocket)
Little Swift (main compartment)
Imago (main compartment)
Ego (front open-top pocket)
Super Ego (front open-top pocket)
Empire Builder (zippered front pocket)
Zephyr (zippered front pocket)
11/iPad Cadet (zippered front pocket)
15/13 Cadet (zippered front pocket)
ID (front zipper pocket)
Aeronaut (interior zippered mesh pocket)
Packing Cube Shoulder Bag (main compartment)
Horizontal Brain Cell Sizes: 6Z, 4Z, 15R, 1, 2S, 2XL (in front stretch mesh pocket)

The Cache is also available in sizes for the iPad, all Apple laptops, and many PC laptops.

Tom is also working on an additional new design for the iPad mini. Stay tuned.

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