After all the serious concentration of working on my V&A entry, a bit of fun.
My friend Diccon Bewes is a writer who lives in Switzerland. He’s written a book called Swiss Watching about the meaning of Swissness, and stayed with me recently when he came over to attend the London Book Fair.
As he’d just acquired a new iPad, he commissioned me to make a felt case in the Swiss colours of a white cross on a red background. He also wanted a closing strap to prevent the iPad from falling out.
So here it is, Diccon – I hope you like it!
And no – this is not the start of a new line in iPad cases with national flag designs! Though some Union flag cases might go down well for the jubilee celebrations…