New Website, CES, Shark Tank!
It is bittersweet to be sending this final update of our Kickstarter campaign! For future news about StandStand, or if you have friends interested in ordering one, please... Read more
Happy New Year from StandStand!
Happy 2015, StandStand Kickstarters!
Emails and photos from happy backers have made this holiday an especially nice one for us. After all the hard work and uncertainty involved in a... Read more
Shipping update #5
Of the 1,755 StandStands we were aiming to send out by today, we fell short by 250: 96 bamboo (all 9”) and 154 birch (110 of the 12”... Read more
Shipping update #4
Paul and Lindsay mailed around 400 StandStands in the first half of this week. That still leaves a lot to do in these next three days if we... Read more
Shipping update #3
It has been a busy week in Superior! After the regular work day ends, Paul and Lindsay stay on for a second shift, sometimes joined by my parents... Read more
Shipping update #2
Lindsay is in Wisconsin to help varnish your StandStands and get them out the door! The first 32 StandStands went out yesterday, and another 88 today. We are... Read more
Varnish upgrades; Luke's new novel
After visiting Wisconsin and taking part in the first week of production, I came to realize that the varnish finish was so good that we decided to upgrade... Read more
Production update (Thanksgiving edition)
I was able to get away from my day job in Cambridge to spend the Thanksgiving holiday working on StandStand in Superior. It was fantastic! But I also... Read more
Sunrise in Superior
Great news from Superior: our new CNC machine arrived Friday morning!
After the machine company experienced some delays and pushed back the delivery date by a week, we... Read more
Shipment update #1
I’m happy to report that the templates have been emailed out, and all the “I Want It Now” and “Full Monty” StandStands (except for one to a friend... Read more
Thank you all, our very own kickstarters! The three of us will always be grateful for your support and encouragement over these past two months.
Rather than just make a... Read more
Final two days!
Thank you all for your incredible support over these past two months!
With just 38 hours until the campaign ends on Monday at midnight, please take a moment to confirm... Read more
Last 10 days!
As we enter the final ten days of our campaign, we’re trying to build on the fantastic momentum YOU have generated. Can you help once more by sharing... Read more
Optional varnish finish
Paul has been experimenting with different finishing options, and thanks to the level of support we’ve received, we’re able to offer a varnish finish upgrade in addition to the standard... Read more
Lindsay and Luke are celebrating today in Cambridge, and Paul is doing the same in in Superior. From our very first backer (CB), to old friends in the first ten... Read more
Help StandStand on Product Hunt!
StandStand is on Product Hunt this morning, guys! We'd love to see you in the comments and would appreciate an upvote to get our project trending!
We bought a CNC machine!
Back in August, Paul attended the International Woodworkers Fair in Atlanta to research CNC machines. He found one we dreamed about buying if we raised enough support, the Laguna Tools... Read more
We reached our goal!
Thanks to each of you for your support for StandStand! It was an exciting weekend, as we raised over $9,000 from 144 backers in just three days. With your help,... Read more
StandStand hit the $10,000 mark last week! Thanks for your generous contributions and for telling friends about our project. We’re two-thirds of the way towards our goal of sending StandStand... Read more
Thanks for a great week!
StandStand has received over 113 backers in our first six days, and we just passed the 40% mark. From a junior high school friend to new work colleagues... Read more