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Bigo Bag is a multifunctional product that can be converted into a bag, a raincoat, a baby sling, a picnic blanket and can be expanded.

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About this project

The first product being introduced by the Bigo brand is the Bigo Bag Five. The Five, as its name implies, has 5 separate functions that provide all-around convenience and protection any time you need. The bag can be switched in no time to be used as a raincoat, a baby sling, or a picnic blanket. You can even increase the carrying capacity of the bag by zipping two or more bags together. There is really no limit to how many bags you can put together.

An additional strap offers greater comfort while riding a bicycle or doing any other kind of outdoor activity. The sits more comfortably on your back with the strap.
An additional strap offers greater comfort while riding a bicycle or doing any other kind of outdoor activity. The sits more comfortably on your back with the strap.
The Bigo Bag is designed in such a way as to distribute the weight of the bag over a larger surface area, over the whole shoulder and back, making it easy to wear.
The Bigo Bag is designed in such a way as to distribute the weight of the bag over a larger surface area, over the whole shoulder and back, making it easy to wear.
One great advantage of the Bigo Bag Five is that when empty it is very compact and weighs a mere 21 ounces.
One great advantage of the Bigo Bag Five is that when empty it is very compact and weighs a mere 21 ounces.

The Making of Bigo Bag Five

We first sketched out our vision. After we had the idea on paper and made our first prototype.

# 1 50 L Backpack  

The size of the Bigo Bag Five varies depending on the contents of the bag.

Bigo Bags have a volume of between 40-50 liters depending on the size of the bag. Another great advantage of the Bigo Bag Five big advantage is that in a single motion it is easy to access the contents of the bag.
Bigo Bags have a volume of between 40-50 liters depending on the size of the bag. Another great advantage of the Bigo Bag Five big advantage is that in a single motion it is easy to access the contents of the bag.
The Bigo Bag Five comes in men's and women's sizes.
The Bigo Bag Five comes in men's and women's sizes.
The additional strap gives you more freedom and security when you are on the go.
The additional strap gives you more freedom and security when you are on the go.
Turn the bag to the front to keep your valuables safe when taking public transportation.
Turn the bag to the front to keep your valuables safe when taking public transportation.
There's a handy pouch on the shoulder strap where you can hold your phone, Kleenex, or other pocket-sized things.
There's a handy pouch on the shoulder strap where you can hold your phone, Kleenex, or other pocket-sized things.

# 2 Rain Poncho

With just a few motions the Bigo Bag Five becomes a rain poncho, short or long, just when you need it. Just the right protection whether you find yourself in a drizzle or a downpour. It's also good for light snow. 

100% water-resistant material
100% water-resistant material

# 3 Baby Sling

In one quick motion Bigo Bag Five becomes a safe, comfortable sling that both new mother's and father's can use. Parents can hold their children close while at the same have their hands free for whatever they need to do. Mom, Dad and baby are all happy campers! 
 

# 4 Picnic Blanket

As a picnic blanket, the Bigo Bag Five is perfect in the park or anywhere outdoors; just pull it out, throw it down and kick back and read or chat with friends. And don't worry about wet grass, the Five is water-resistant.

# 5 Expandable

You can zip a few Bigo Bag Fives together to make a much bigger bag, perfect for when you have too much to handle. 
 
 

The Bigo Bag Five comes in twelve assorted colors with 100% water-resistant material and all the labels glow in the dark. How cool is that?

All the tags on a Bigo Bag Five are reflective.
All the tags on a Bigo Bag Five are reflective.
Bigo Bag Five comes with this small bag accessory in case you get caught in the rain – just stuff everything into this little, handy bag. Comes with every Bigo Bag Five.
Bigo Bag Five comes with this small bag accessory in case you get caught in the rain – just stuff everything into this little, handy bag. Comes with every Bigo Bag Five.
Reflective straps and accessories for added safety.
Reflective straps and accessories for added safety.
We're working on a short video showing how to fold the Bigo Bag Five and will post it here and on our website when it is ready.
We're working on a short video showing how to fold the Bigo Bag Five and will post it here and on our website when it is ready.

Bigo Bag Five is a comfortable, practical solution for everyday situations that pop up in life. The Bigo Bag Five is the first product we've created but we have a lot more ideas for multifunctional products, and with your support, we can create a Bigo brand which will provide practical, multifunctional solutions for everyday.

Now that we've made the first prototypes, we are looking for support to have a produce the bags in larger quantities at a higher level of production. So we come to you, Kickstarter, and ask you to help us help make your life easier.

Thanks in advance! 
 
 
We need to make the Bigo Bag Five project successful if we to make Bigo products. We're asking for your support to help us make these bags, and here's how you can do it. And, thanks! 
Limited edition of 1oo Bigo Bag Fives with series number on label.
Limited edition of 1oo Bigo Bag Fives with series number on label.

 Project Timeline

György Halász

George is one of the creators behind the Bigo Bag Five. He designed the first prototype and also created the website.
 

Krisztián Rapali

Krisztian is the other creator who not only added great insight into the design, but was instrumental in the testing of the bag. He developed the logo and packaging design.

Joseph Szokody

As we are located in Budapest, Hungary, we did not have the access to the US market, which will be of great interest once we get funded. With Joseph Szokody, a close friend, we found the right person to help us with the US market. He will be responsible for the US market in terms of successful funding. We will take care of the European market, the production and quality issues. The production will take place in Budapest, Hungary, where we found a company which can produce Bigo Bag Five the way we imagined it.


Thanks

We thank everyone who helped us design and make the Bigo Bag Five and we hope with your continued support, we can make it a success.


Risks and challenges

The hard yards with suppliers and fine-tuning of the process has already been completed with now only the need for achieving the necessary funding to get this project off the ground. Further to my personal expertise in working with complex projects comes the further knowledge of collaboration and teamwork. From the initial stages of this project I have constantly consulted with and been advised by not only the various experts of the fields brought together for this project, but other Kickstarter creators on their experiences and recommendations on how to best deliver to this incredible community.

Meeting Deadlines: With all Kickstarter projects this is one of the most critical elements of delivering a project not only successfully, but in a timely manner without forfeiting the quality or individuality that comes with the supporting of unique projects. The hard work and effort of this project thus far demonstrates the drive and capacity to deliver not only on your expectations, but to exceed them.

Therefore, in the event that unexpected issues arise in the delivery schedule, we will do our utmost to minimize the impact on our supporters and dedicate ourselves to providing the best, most honest, experience.

I can think of no better place to continue on this incredible journey than Kickstarter and promise to deliver on this project to the absolute fullest of my capabilities.

These products will always be with us, there to make your life easier.

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