Unlike other cases, that are usually a huge plastic chunk that you shove your iPhone in, this is a cover that you can stick on. It comes with some interesting adhesive that requires some extra if you have the model in black. Yes, the company told me that, and I am going to make a point of it here.
So yes, you have to get the adhesive on right the first time, but you can put it in deep ebony, robust walnut, and pale ash. By the way, you can get them custom engraved.