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The Week in iPhone Cases: Hungry little caterpillar

This week's roundup of new iPhone cases is all about flowers and geometric creations...unless, that is, you happen to need industrial-strength protection, in which case we've got you covered there, too.

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Hungry little caterpillar

This week's roundup of new iPhone cases is all about flowers and geometric creations...unless, that is, you happen to need industrial-strength protection, in which case we've got you covered there, too.

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Amzer

The Shellster (iPhone 5 and 5s; $15) is lined with stretch fabric for a great feel and a secure grip, and it includes a convenient holster clip that also doubles as a stand in both landscape and portrait orientations.

The case comes in a dozen different colors, including red, blue, purple, green, black, white, and pink.

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Barbour

The Julie Dodsworth collection (iPhone 5 and 5s; £40) includes a number of cases designed by the well-known British artisan.

Each of the cases features a convenient wallet construction that includes a pocket for cards or cash, and comes in one of three different floral motifs.

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Belkin

The Tracy (iPhone 5 and 5s; $30 to $35) is a semi-flexible protective shell with a glossy finish and full button protection.

The case comes in five different designs, with a variety of motifs inspired by nature and geometric patterns.

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Brush Cases

Each of the cases in this company's collection (iPhone 5, 5c, and 5s; $45) is handpainted—a unique piece of art designed to keep your handset safe from bumps and scratches while looking fabulous.

The collection includes dozens of different motifs, and the company even takes custom requests.

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Caterpillar

The Active Urban (iPhone 5 and 5s; $35) offers protection from shocks and falls up to 6 feet, thanks to a construction that includes anodized metal and motorcycle-safety materials.

The case comes in black.

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CJ Wholesale

The Sport Armband (iPhone 5 and 5s; $2) is likely to be the least-expensive exercise case you'll ever find.

It comes in black, and it features a convenient opening that allows you connect your earphones to your handset while it's in the case.

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Pelican Pro Gear

The company's Black Voyager (iPhone 5 and 5s; $50) is now available at AT&T resellers.

The case features industrial-strength construction and a non-slip grip, and is available in black, white, or pink.

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PureGear

The PureMove (iPhone 5 and 5s; $50) keeps your handset safe while you exercise, with a robust construction that keeps everything securely attached to your arm without applying too much construction to your limbs.

The case, available in green or pink, also features a special moisture-wicking material that helps you stay comfortable and dry.

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Trina Turk

The Echo (iPhone 5 and 5s; $40) sports a dual-layer construction that combines a tough outer layer with a shock-absorbing inner liner for maximum protection.

The case comes in blue, white, or black, and in four different geometric motifs.