General Announcements and Wholesale
Good morning everyone,
I just have some general announcements.
Some people have come to me asking me if they can help me in any way to pay for the higher... Read more
International Sales now on Amazon
Hello to our international customers. Yesterday Amazon has finally allowed Ears to be exported. Our first sale was to Hungary! I apologize to anyone outside the US that couldn’t order... Read more
Link to Ears on Amazon
I am sorry guys for not including a link to Ears. Lazy mistake on my part. Thank you to a backer for adding this link to the comments:
If... Read more
Ears are live on Aamazon!
It has been a while since I last posted here. It has taken a long time to get on Amazon, too long. I have experienced so many problems... Read more
The past two weeks have been pretty crazy. I am sorry I haven’t been able to answer many comments or questions. I basically locked myself in my basement packing, adding... Read more
Ears have arrived!
I have great news! Ears have arrived! They actually come on Monday. I was going to post updates in the comments section of the last post but two days after... Read more
The August 18 inspection of Ears by a third party has passed. Ears are packed and ready to ship. I just got back from the bank and money was scheduled... Read more
It's been a while since the last update and I just wanted to let people know what is happening. I wanted to wait a little longer to get more information... Read more
Money Sent, Production around the Corner
In the last update the samples were a little loose. They sent new samples, they are pictured below. They fit better now that they are a little firmer. I sent... Read more
Samples came In
On Wednesday the tooling samples came in. These were signed by the factory. They basically test the molds making sure they are correct before mass production begins. I was scared... Read more
Mold finishing touches
The factory contacted me to tell me the molds have a little problem as the parting lines are too pronounced on the Ears. See the photos. They will be tweaked... Read more
Second mold update
Here are more photos of the molds being made. Just a reminder that the time for mold completion will be 20 days. After that they will DHL me samples that... Read more
Another little picture update. These are the molds being made for the Ears. From what I was told Ears are a little difficult to make.
Pictures of packaging
Short update. The packaging for Ears is done. The quality control inspector will come on the 28th. If inspection passes, they will be shipped to the silicone factory. If... Read more
Molds are being made
I just want to make a quick update. After a very frustrating week of being back home with no sleep from the past trip I was up every night talking... Read more
Back from China!
Good news! I just got back from Asia. I visited with my packaging and silicone factories and signed OEM contracts with them, and confirmed quality control expectations. The down payment... Read more
Housekeeping and Update
I want to give an update on our current situation and do a little housekeeping.
First and foremost, if you haven't made out the survey yet please do so. I... Read more
I just want to say thank you to everyone who supported Ears either by backing or spreading the word! This is my first project so I don't know quite what... Read more
3 days left!
A month ago we thought Ears would not be produced. We thought that raising $5,500 would be tough. But thanks to all your overwhelmingly generous support we were proven wrong... Read more
We have good news! We have reached our goal last night of $5,500! I want to thank everyone from our backers, to all the editors and to anyone... Read more
New Reward! - 2 sets of Ears
We have had a lot of feedback about adding another reward. Many backers had two Surfaces, one RT and one Pro, and wanted Ears for each. Many backers... Read more
Thank you Early Birds!
I just want to say welcome and thank you for supporting this project. The past 27 hours have been very exciting watching the pledges come in. The Early Bird... Read more