Protect Your Phone in Style with a Wood Phone Case

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Wood phone cases are quickly becoming the go-to accessory for tech lovers and outdoor enthusiasts alike. At Carved, we love working with wood to create a totally unique phone case. But a case can't just look beautiful. It has to provide protection against everyday wear and tear - all while keeping your phone looking chic. From classic woods like Walnut, Cherry or Redwood Burl, to inlays made from wood and resin (like our Traveler Cases), there's something special about a wood phone case that you just don't get from a totally plastic or metal case. Side note: don't ever use a metal case, they absorb signal too much. In this blog post, we're going to explore what makes a wood phone case awesome, discuss the different types available and give you a bit of info on how to properly care for your own personal piece of art!


What is a Wood Phone Case?

Wood phone cases are a great way to make a statement. Our cases are made from wood and resin and feature MagSafe compatible magnets embedded inside. A Carved case is going to be totally unique, making them perfect for tech lovers who want their phone to stand out in the crowd.

The wood used in our cases is primarily Maple and Buckeye, all sustainable sourced. We work directly with the suppliers so we know exactly where the wood is coming from. This makes a Carved case environmentally friendly while still offering superior protection against drops, scratches, dust, dirt, and other damage. Our cases are lightweight but still durable so they don't add bulk to your phone. Nobody likes carrying around a paperweight.

Carved wooden phone cases for iPhone 12, iPhone 13iPhone 14, and now the iPhone 15 all feature built in MagSafe compatible magnets. The built-in OEM MagSafe magnets make it easy to attach accessories like car mounts and wireless chargers without having to remove the case first! Not sure which size iPhone you have? Check out our Sizing & Compatibility Guide

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Magsafe phone case

Finally, taking care of your wood phone case is important. To keep it looking great over time, use only mild soap and water when cleaning; avoid harsh chemicals which could damage the finish of the wood over time. Additionally, storing away from direct sunlight will help preserve its coloration for longer.

Wood phone cases provide a unique look and feel, while also protecting your device from scratches and other damage. They offer a stylish alternative to traditional plastic or metal cases, so check out our selection of wood phone cases today! Now let's explore the benefits of using one.

Key Takeaway: Wood phone cases are an attractive and protective accessory for your mobile device, made from sustainable or recycled wood and resin with MagSafe compatible magnets embedded inside. They come in a variety of designs and colors. To keep the case looking great over time clean with mild soap & water only and store away from direct sunlight.

Benefits of Using a Wood Phone Case

Wood phone cases are becoming increasingly popular due to their superior protection and stylish design. Not only do they provide the same level of protection as traditional cases, but they also add an extra layer of style to your device. Wood phone cases are lightweight and comfortable to hold in your hand or pocket, making them a great choice for those who want form and function.

One of the biggest benefits of using a wood phone case is its ability to protect against drops, scratches, and other damage that can occur when using your device. The material used in these cases is strong enough to absorb shock from falls while still being lightweight enough to not add excess bulkiness or weight. This makes it ideal for outdoor enthusiasts who may be more prone to dropping their phones on rough terrain or during physical activities such as hiking or biking.

Another benefit of using a wood phone case is its natural beauty. With so many different types available, you’re sure to find one that suits your personal style perfectly – whether it’s sleek maple burl with green or gold accents or vibrant buckeye burl with blue details. These unique designs make each wood phone case truly one-of-a-kind – perfect for tech lovers looking for something special!

Finally, wood phone cases are incredibly easy to care for compared with traditional plastic ones which require frequent cleaning and polishing if you want them looking good as new all the time. All you need is some mild soap and water every now and then; no harsh chemicals required. Additionally, because these cases don't contain any metal parts like most plastic ones do, there is no risk of rusting over time either, giving you peace of mind knowing that your investment will last much longer than regular plastic alternatives.

Wood phone cases provide a unique look and feel, as well as protection for your device. 

Key Takeaway: Wood phone cases are becoming increasingly popular due to their superior protection, stylish design and easy maintenance. Benefits include: - Lightweight and comfortable to hold - Shock absorbent - Unique designs with natural beauty - Easy to clean with mild soap and water - no harsh chemicals or risk of rusting over time.

How to Care for Your Wood Phone Case

Caring for your wood phone case is essential to keeping it looking its best. Here are some tips on how to properly care for your wooden phone case:

Clean Regularly: To keep your wood phone case in pristine condition, make sure you clean it regularly with a damp cloth or microfiber towel. This will help remove any dirt or dust buildup that could cause damage over time. Additionally, if there’s any residue from oils and lotions on the surface of the wood, use a mild soap and water solution to gently wipe away these substances without damaging the finish of the wood.

Avoid Extreme Temperatures: It’s important not to expose your wooden phone case to extreme temperatures as this can cause warping or discoloration over time. Try not to leave it in direct sunlight for too long either as this can also lead to fading of the color and texture of the wood grain.

Moisture Protection: If you live in an area with high humidity levels, try using a sealant such as beeswax or mineral oil on your wooden phone case every few months so that moisture doesn't seep into the material and cause damage over time. This will also help protect against staining caused by spills or other liquids coming into contact with the surface of the wood.

Store Properly: When not using your case, make sure they are kept away from direct sunlight and stored at room temperature in order for them to last longer without becoming warped or discolored due to exposure from extreme temperatures outside their comfort zone range (between 40-80 degrees Fahrenheit). You should also avoid placing them near sources of heat like radiators or fireplaces which could dry out and crack their surfaces over time if left exposed too often.

With proper care, you can ensure that your wooden phone cases stay looking great for years. Make sure to follow these simple steps when caring for yours so that they remain beautiful additions to both style and protection.

Key Takeaway: The key takeaway from the above is that proper care and maintenance of your wooden phone case is essential to keep it looking its best. To ensure this, make sure you clean regularly with a damp cloth or microfiber towel, avoid extreme temperatures, use a sealant like beeswax or mineral oil in high humidity areas, and store properly at room temperature away from direct sunlight. With these simple steps, you can keep your wood phone case looking great for years to come!

Wood Phone Case FAQs

Is wood a good material for a phone case?

Yes, wood is a great material for phone cases. It offers a unique look and feel that stands out from the traditional plastic or metal options. Wood also provides superior protection against drops and scratches while still being lightweight and comfortable to hold. Additionally, wood is an environmentally friendly option as it can be sustainably sourced and biodegradable. With its natural beauty, durability, sustainability, and comfortability, wood makes an excellent choice for phone cases.

Are wood cases protective?

Yes, wood cases can be protective. Wood is a strong and durable material that can provide protection for your phone from scratches, bumps, and drops. The thickness of the wood will determine how much protection it provides; thicker woods are more likely to absorb shock than thinner woods. Additionally, some wooden cases come with additional layers such as rubber or plastic to add extra protection against impacts. Ultimately, the level of protection depends on the type of case you choose but in general wooden cases offer good levels of protection for your device.

What is the most protective phone case in the world?

The most protective phone case in the world is the Otterbox Defender Series. It features a three-layer design with a built-in screen protector, polycarbonate shell and synthetic rubber cover. The port covers block dust and debris from entering your phone and the holster clip makes it easier to carry. Its slim profile fits easily into pockets or bags for easy transport. With its superior protection, you can rest assured that your device will be safe no matter where you go!

Do Carved cases protect your phone?

Yes, Carved cases will do a great job protecting your phone! (sure, we are kind of biased here) The wood we use in our cases is stabilized and sealed with a protective all natural coating that helps prevent scratches and other damage. Additionally, the thickness of the material provides an extra layer of protection against drops or impacts. These cases also provide a secure fit for your device, ensuring it won’t slip out easily if dropped or bumped. With proper care, a Carved case can help keep your phone safe and looking great for years to come.


We've got hundreds of different colors, designs and styles available. You should be able to find your perfect case. And if you don't see one you love, check back tomorrow and we'll have new ones! Taking care of your wood phone case is important to keep it looking its best. With proper cleaning and maintenance, you can enjoy your unique case for years to come! 

If you're looking for an eco-friendly, stylish way to protect your phone while making a statement, look no further than our selection of custom wood & resin phone cases! Our unique designs combine natural materials with modern technology to create durable yet beautiful products that will last. Plus, all of our products are unique and handcrafted from sustainably sourced woods. Shop now to discover the perfect wooden case for yourself or someone special!