5 years of Mishmi Takin
Every time I talk about entrepreneurship, I get this question, ‘Kapil, Entrepreneurship sounds great and I want to start but I get too many ideas. I don’t know... Read more
Mishmi Takin wins Grand Prize at Mountain Film Festival
I am very excited and very proud to tell you that a Mishmi Takin film, 'Papsura', based on an expedition to a remote Himalayan peak of the same... Read more
Gear comes second.
Almost all of us tend to start a new year with some or the other health related resolution. In that vein, sometime back, a friend asked me, ‘What... Read more
An Evening with Santa
A couple of days back, I ended up quarreling with a close friend of mine and felt miserable about it. With dark and overcast skies last week, the... Read more
When I had less than a dollar in my bank account!
It has been a while since my last update. How are things? How is the summer going? It has been a hectic summer for us as we gear... Read more
Kickstarter Anniversary and Giveaway
How are you? How is the spring going (or Fall if you are down under)? This week is special. It is the 2 year anniversary of our Kickstarter... Read more
Most Memorable Christmas
I wanted to take a few minutes and wish everyone a happy holiday season. Merry Christmas, Happy Hanukkah and every other way you celebrate the season. Hope you... Read more
Our Thanksgiving Tradition
Hope you had a great thanksgiving with family and loved ones. Is there something special that you did this time? Do you have a family tradition for thanksgiving?... Read more
It has been a long time since the last update and another update is long due. Thanksgiving is just around the corner and we at Mishmi Takin have... Read more
Kickstarter Anniversary and Shipping Update
Hope you are having a great time. This weekend was special because it was the anniversary of our Kickstarter campaign. The anniversary was a bitter sweet moment... Read more
Shipping Update - III
I wanted to do a quick update. We have finished shipping the boots to our US backers. If you are a US backer and have not received either... Read more
The Eagle has landed !!!
After a really stressful 2 months in which I felt I was wasting away, it is time to make some noise. I am very pleased to announce that... Read more
Shipping Update - II
It is time for another update. Following up from my previous post, we were eventually not able to ship the boots direct from Europe to our international backers.... Read more
A very happy new year to you. Hope you had a good time over the holidays.
It has been a while since my last update. The production of... Read more
Production Update - Jackets, 48 Hr shipping notice for non-US backers
I am very pleased to tell you that the factory has informed me that production of all jackets will be finishing on December 31st.
We start preparing for... Read more
Production Update - Boots
I am excited to tell you that the factory has informed me today that production of Kameng boot has finished and the Jampui boot will be finishing later... Read more
Production Update and Happy Thanksgiving
I wanted to wish you and your families a very happy thanksgiving. Hope you are able to enjoy the time with family and loved ones.
I also wanted... Read more
Production Update and Mishmi Takin in the news
Hope you are having a great fall (or spring). The weather in Tampa is turning a little chilly, just about perfect for having fun in the outdoors. Hope... Read more
Shipping Misti & Qaras - 48 hour notice
We plan to ship Misti and Qaras soft shells next week and I will be providing the names and addresses to warehouse on Monday. If you have ordered... Read more
Shipping Misti & Qaras
We have some exciting news and updates for you. Please pay attention below.
- Shipping Misti soft shell- I am very excited to tell you that we... Read more
Mishmi Takin is at Trade Show
Mishmi Takin is exhibiting at Outdoor Retailer tradeshow, Salt Lake City, Utah next week. All of you are invited. Come and check out the advance samples of all... Read more
Mishmi in a Documentary | Touch 1K
Hey Mishmi Fans!
During our Kickstarter campaign, we coordinated with a documentary film project that is focusing on traveling and backpacking. You can see the jacket we provided in the... Read more
New Sales & Sunscreenr Update
Even though our Kickstarter campaign has ended, we are still accepting pre-orders on products until we ship over on Indiegogo in their InDemand category. To keep pushing the... Read more
Production Update - I
Hope you are having a great summer (or winter for our Aussie and South American fans) and enjoying the outdoors. I wanted to update you on the production... Read more
If you are in US, hope you are enjoying the long weekend. As you go about the day, please also take a moment today to remember the fallen... Read more
Backer Kit Survey and Sizing
The backerkit product selection survey just went out to all of you. Please respond at your earliest convenience. Your quick response would help us place the production orders... Read more
Final colors and upcoming product selection survey.
Greetings once again. It has been a few days since the previous message and I have a couple of updates.
1. We just received the money from Kickstarter... Read more
Color Survey - Last Call
We have gotten 130 responses to the color survey by now, which is great, but with over 300 backers we still have some responses left to come in.... Read more
Mishmi Takin Color Survey
Thank you Backers for your support of Mishmi Takin Kickstarter campaign. As promised, we would like to get your feedback on the colors for various products. Please rank order your... Read more
Thank You from the Bottom of Our Hearts
Hello Friends and Backers!
Our Kickstarter campaign is drawing to a close in a few short hours. It has been an eventful 30 days in which we have gained... Read more
Product Spotlight: Cayambe Soft Shell
Named after the only place on equator with snow cover, ‘Cayambe’ is designed for aerobic activities in cold and wet conditions. The water proof, wind proof fabric will keep you... Read more
Just TWO Days Left to Spread the Word about Mishmi Takin Gear!
Time is winding down on our VERY successful Kickstarter Campaign ...
We wanted to remind you that we have some AWESOME incentives planned for our supporters who go... Read more
New Colors Are Within Reach! - Also, Check Out RokPak
If you have any feedback about this update, please leave them in the comments section below.
We wanted to update you on a recent development. We received so... Read more
We Want to Reward You for Referring Friends to Our Campaign!
The successful launch of our outdoor gear is all thanks to the dedicated support of our friends, family and new fans. As a thank you for backing our... Read more
Product Spotlight: Misti Soft Shell
Named after a 19,000 ft active strato-volcano in Southern Peru, MISTI is best for fall or spring weather. The water resistant fabric with water repellent finish takes care of occasional... Read more
Hooray, We have crossed our Goal !!!
Thank you! We are funded! Super excited! Thank you for all the support you have given us.
The team at Mishmi Takin is thrilled and humbled by the... Read more
Pythoning Trip to Everglades, Florida
I am happy to announce a new trip + combo reward.
PICK-2-PACK + TRIP TO THE EVERGLADES
We will go to The Everglades and stay in cabins for... Read more
Announcing Our Stretch Goals!
Hello Loyal Fans!
As we quickly approach our funding goal, we wanted to provide some incentives to our fans for making our project such a great success. With each dollar... Read more
Additional colors for Shells
Thank you backers for the very successful first week. In our first week, which ended just an hour ago, we have reached 83% of our goal. Your support has been... Read more
Half way there !!
Thank you backers for all the love. One and a half day into the campaign, we have reached the half way mark. It feels so wonderful to be here with... Read more