Unique computer skins range from pastel-hued tiger faces to complex geometric mandalas, including a whole range of landscapes, abstract scenes, cute animals or more. Popular vendors online for laptop skins include SkinIt, Society6 and DecalGirl. Skins for other devices, such as phones and tablets, are also sold through these companies.
Laptop skins are typically made from vinyl that has been exactly cut to fit specific models or general brands. They are used both for protection against scratches and to create an attractive appearance.
Vendors separate their laptop skins by computer brand, making it easy to choose only items that fit onto a Macbook, Chromebook, Dell or another style. SkinIt also allows shoppers to narrow this down by specific model, then graphic category, including themes like cartoons, military or art.
Society6 has many options for unique skins created by artists worldwide, including strikingly natural marble patterns or a convincing crumpled paper texture. A humorously individual option is bright leaves and flowers surrounding the cursive words "thug life" across the laptop's back. DecalGirl's large selection includes a skin to give the illusion that a laptop is a composition notebook. Its skins come with the choice between a high gloss or satin matte finish.