We need to talk about your phone. Yes, there's a handful of you walking around without a phone case, living chaotically. We commend that braveness. However, having a phone that looks like it lost a few fights with the ground is not a good look. Don't be that person.
The good news is that if you are on the market for a new phone case, there are great options for every type of lifestyle. Phone cases have evolved past their humble origins of protective shields to fashion pieces capable of elevating the tech accessory to a fully-fledged fashion statement. What's more, your favorite brands and designers are getting in on the fun.
The right designer phone case make you stand out on the gram, or tie an entire fit together. It's also a slightly more affordable way to buy into your favorite brand. Can't afford to drop a thousand plus on a Margiela piece? You can still tap into the Belgian aesthetic with a $260 case. Most importantly, they can protect your beloved device from any unwanted scratches, dents, or cracks. You can truly get the best of both worlds. Lucky for you, we have compiled a list of some of the best designer phone cases on the market.
Here are some wavy designer phone cases that add style to protection.
Maison Margiela Silver Phone Pouch
One of the more futuristic-looking designs on our lists, this calfskin pouch features a distinctive crinkled silver tone. Resembling a space blanket, you could shoulder this designer pouch walking down the street, or on your next trip to Mars. Its magnetic closure and twill black lining will help keep your device secure and comfortable.
Off-White™ Caravaggio printed iPhone Mini Case
Not every case has to break the bank. This black silicone iPhone case features the brand's signature arrows print as well as a very Off-White™ nod to the legendary Baroque artist Caravaggio. Virgil has developed a special talent for referencing Baroque iconography throughout his fashion designs. Remember Pyrex? It is a stately yet affordable designer phone case, perfect for the gram.
Heliot Emil Black Harness Phone Holder Pouch
Here, form follows function. Versatile in nature, the designer leather phone pouch includes a detachable adjustable harness, keeping your mobile device close to the chest. You will have less chance of dropping your phone if it is tactfully sprawled across your body.
Balenciaga Black Cash iPhone 12 Case
If you are a fan of Balenciaga, this is one way you can let your friends know. The brand logo sits across the polyurethane case, making it a nice addition to your Demna Gvasalia wardrobe.
Marine Serre Black Mini Phone Case Bag
We've been fans of Marine Serre for a while now, but if you still haven't picked up any of the French designer's pieces, why not start with a phone pouch? Serre's black moiré pouch comes with a refined detachable industrial chain and enough space for your phone and other small goodies and is minimal enough to fit with any outfit.
AMBUSH Logo-embossed iPhone 12 Pro Max Case
If you already have a few AMBUSH pieces in rotation, round out your collection with this phone case. Fitting comfortably on your iPhone 12 Pro Max, the durable Polyurethane case features a massive AMBUSH logo, allowing you to protect your iPhone in style while letting people know what's up. Get the case to match your AMBUSH Dunk Highs.
Maison Margiela four-stiched iPhone 12 Mini Case
This one is for those of you who need a little more grip on your case. The slightly rugged but stylish Maison Margiela's phone case features the iconic four white stitches across its polyurethane and leather body. Everyone needs a little understated Margiela madness in their lives.
1017 ALYX 9SM Black Buckle iPhone 11 Case
Tactile and futuristic are terms that have been used to describe 1017 ALYX 9SM's accessories and its iPhone case is no different. The leather strap designer phone case includes the brand's iconic aluminum buckle as well a clear car holder and metal rings to attach your device. There is plenty of functionality in this small package.
Palm Angels Black iPhone 12 Mini Case
Stylish and adorable, this case features the brand's pirate teddy bear motif. Not only is the case one of the cheapest on this list, but the proud posing bear is also sure to make someone smile.
Bottega Veneta Intrecciato iPhone X Leather Case
Bottega Veneta has a long history of blessing us with god-tier leather goods. If you are looking for something that feels and looks luxurious without the flash, this is the designer phone case for you. The beautiful burgundy case features an exaggerated iteration of the fashion house's renowned Intrecciato pattern and is lined in suede to bring the luxe to the next level.
Heron Preston Logo Print Tech Case
Utilitarian in nature, Heron Preston offers fans of the brand an affordable phone case that subtly references HP's signature graphics. This case has just enough flare to tie your outfit together.
Jil Sander Tangle Leather Phone Case
What do we love about this Jil Sander phone case? Just about everything. It is small enough to wear around your neck or fit in a larger bag. The sleek leather, iconic Jil Sander logo, and small gold details make the designer pouch luxuriously understated. The hand-knotted strap cords are a very nice touch.
Burberry Grain Leather Phone Case
Burberry's grainy leather phone case takes some direct design references from "Roadmen", one of the U.K.'s most impactful subcultures. The phone pouch comes in three colors, black, tan, and the iconic archive beige Burberry print. You can detach the strap and turn it into an easy-to-carry clutch.
Burberry Icon Stripe E-Canvas Case
If you want to skip out of the pouch and just want a Burberry case with the archive print, we've found the case for you. The case itself is made from a durable, environmentally friendly canvas that uses renewable resources that require less water and generate less CO2 than conventional coated canvases.
Gucci Disney iPhone 11 Cover
You wouldn't expect to see everyone's favorite Disney duck slapped on top of Gucci's monogrammed logo, but here we are — and we have to say, it kind of works. What's more, the case is made from ECONYL® — a nylon fabric sourced from "regenerated materials." Your iPhone 11 never looked better.
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