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Bamford and Son's, a fancy men's store in the UK, is offering to paint any iPod you buy from their store with your own favorite colors. The shop is offering to custom-clad your nano or 60GB iPod in your choice of 23 colors, with a veritable riot of shades available including bright yellow, Ferrari red, and an appealingly subtle burgundy hue.

Notice that they also paint on the embossed text (where it says Menu ) and transport indicators as well. From the looks of it, the larger iPod is painted with a contrasting racing stripe, while the nano has a contrasting color for its click wheel. We would assume they leave the chrome back of each iPod untouched.

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You'll pay dearly for this privilege, though, because just for the painting alone you'll shell out between $210 and $341, and even at these prices, the store insists that you buy your iPod from them—they won't let you bring your already-purchased iPod for them to paint. So let s see, for a 4GB nano, that ll be $522, or for the 60GB iPod, it s $861? Never mind. We're not spending nearly a grand for a painted pony; let the spinning wheel spin. Might as well wait for Bono s red iPod.

Men's fashion store offers custom-coloured iPods [Reg Hardware]