PS3 2.00 update right? Good, so why not create a custom theme? Go ahead, call in sick, and give Brent's guide a whirl just beyond that read link. He dug out the official PS3 theme tool from the Sony Japan site and provides a quick English write-up from his own customization experience. Won't our buds over at Joystiq be pleased.
PS3 Custom Theme Tool (WARNING: Zip file with Japanese instructions)