id America ( has announced the newest addition to the Cushi series with the Cushi Stripe for the iPad 2. It’s designed to provide additional grip and more protection for the Apple tablet, according to Abraham Jackal, marketing manager of id America. 

The skin is easily applied and removed without leaving any residue, he adds. The accessory is designed to complement the Apple Smart Cover as there’s a cut out on the Cushi that accommodates the mounting of the Smart Cover.

The Cushi Stripe comes with a front clear protective film, a microfiber cleaning cloth, six home button protectors and a squeegee for proper film application. It retails for US$24.95.