New outerwear for your iPod

Fashion meets function once again in the iPod world.

A new $275 jacket from Los Angeles fashion design firm Kenpo comes with a five-button touchpad on the sleeve and an inner pocket that holds either an iPod or an iPod mini.

Kenpo Jacket for iPod
Credit: Kenpo

The jacket is machine washable, completely self-powered and requires no batteries.

Kenpo says it may eventually offer clothing that functions with other MP3 players and electronic gadgets.

There are more than , ranging from high-end fashion cases to speaker systems to automobile integration kits.

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