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Literary Smartphone Chargers

True Vintage Classics lets You Dock Your Phone on Your Favorite Novel

— October 18, 2012 — Tech
True Vintage Classics is a series of literary iPhone docks made by Etsy user Nometileus Maximus Canterwick.

Canterwick scouts for vintage leather-bound classics like Pride and Prejudice, Alice in Wonderland and the Arabian Nights that are still in mint condition. He then carefully hollows out the novel to create the pristine cell phone dock. As a functioning charger, each piece includes a three-foot USB cord as well.

Despite being vintage novels, the books gathered by the Etsy user are vibrant, which contributes to a prestigious well-kept literary feel. Though some may be tempted to flip open the pages, considering they were crafted from real books, the pages are sealed shut to ensure durability. Customizations to the True Vintage Classics collection are possible as well.
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