New Zealand Paua Shell

Seaside Shell Case

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Protect your Google Pixel XL with the beauty of a hand-made New Zealand Paua Shell case. Unique, all natural real seashell phone cover. Designed & made in Elkhart, Indiana by Carved.
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New Zealand Paua Shell
Pixel XL Traveler Protective Case



One of the best things about working with natural materials is the unique differences between each piece. We first added seashells just as small inlay pieces but they were so beautiful, we just made an entire case out of them. This is Paua Shell from New Zealand. Take it out in the sun and see how it shimmers and shines as you move it around. Slim design without sacrificing protection, minimum bulk. Protect against minor mishaps. This case is perfect for the person who wants some extra protection for their phone without having a super bulky case. Hand finished real seashell cover, combined with a bumper case. Flexible rubber sides easily wrap around all four sides of your phone to better protect against minor mishaps. Not too bulky, just a simple case designed to help protect and show off both your Pixel XL and the beautifully finished seashell. The Traveler case features wide openings for your cables and a raised lip to protect your phone when it's face down. Made to order and hand-crafted by Carved in Elkhart, Indiana.

Completely Unique!

We love working with natural materials because each finished case we make is unique. The grain pattern will react beautifully to lighting changes. The product you receive may have a slightly different pattern than what is pictured. It will be one of a kind.

Natural Feel & Finish

Our finishing process is non-toxic and maintains a natural look and feel to the material. This is an amazing finish that ensures your new case will look great for years to come. We hand finish and sand every piece to create a natural, smooth feel.

  • Unique Natural Shell Pattern
  • Precision Laser Cut
  • Made From Real New Zealand Paua Shell
  • Made At Our Shop In Elkhart, Indiana


Our products are made using natural materials which will never be exactly the same and will react to lighting changes. Every case will have a different and unique pattern. We do our best to photograph a variety of grain patterns and lighting conditions to give you the best idea what our product will look like. We love the changing nature of real materials! Your case will look different in the sun than it will inside your house or car. That is what makes our products so beautiful and unique!


Our products are manufactured and tested to the highest quality standards. Our Warrantly covers defects in material or workmanship in new products. This warranty extends to the original purchaser only and is non-transferable. Only consumers purchasing CARVED products from authorized retailers or resellers or through the website may obtain coverage.

CARVED will replace or refund at no charge, at its option, any product that proves defective because of improper workmanship and/or material, under normal installation and use.

The CARVED Warranty lasts for 1 year from the documented date of purchase.

We do not guaranty that our products will protect your device from possible damage and offer no warranty beyond that of our products. CARVED does not offer any warranty on your device used in connection with our products.

To file a warranty claim, please contact us at (855) 227-8333 or email info( at )

Customer Reviews

Carved knows what's up!
Review for: New Zealand Paua Shell - Pixel XL Traveler Protective Case

This case is amazing! I can not say enough good things about how well it actually fits my phone and how sturdy yet glamours the overall product is. The back is gorgeous and vibrant exactly like the picture and is REAL SHELL! I ordered another case for my little brother's birthday just because the products are so well made. Thank you Carved! You do phenomenal work!

This case is worth the money!
By: Jonas Techmanski On: 6/2/2017
Review for: New Zealand Paua Shell - Pixel XL Traveler Protective Case

I bought this case after inheriting sheer boredom with my other, solid black case. Although I saw reviews saying the volume rocker and power button were hard to use, I still bought it. I found that the buttons were indeed flat, but it is very responsive and you can feel and click easily using muscle memory and the thin embossment is provides (yes, it is slightly raised) Overall a very nice case. I don't know about protection, but I rarely drop my phone and have a glass screen protector always applied.

So beautiful!
Review for: New Zealand Paua Shell - Pixel XL Traveler Protective Case

Love this case. The side buttons are a little cumbersome to use and take screenshots but I love it.

Judy Morton
Review for: New Zealand Paua Shell - Pixel XL Traveler Protective Case

Beautiful case it !! Customer service could not have been better. You all deserve a A+. I will certainly refer to anyone and everyone !! Thank you :)

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