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Brooklyn, NY Footwear
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This project was successfully funded on September 12.

Solving society's problem of a lack of wearable dinosaurs

Brooklyn, NY Footwear
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Risks and challenges

As with any Kickstarter campaign, the timing of production and delivery will depend on the number of orders and variety of sizes we receive, but our team is ready to deliver high quality rewards as soon as possible. A larger order could help us deliver the shoes faster than expected, as we would be given higher priority from the manufacturer who also handles orders from bigger shoe companies that have somehow totally missed this obvious shoe-making opportunity.

We have pricing and quantity commitments from suppliers ready to go for a wide variety of outcomes. If for any reason we are unable to secure a final production run at the conclusion of this Kickstarter campaign, we will refund your money 100%. But it's happening, so calm down.

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FAQ

  • We'd love to ship internationally. Even intergalactically. The problem is that shipping internationally via Kickstarter, like the triceratops itself, is a formidable beast. We're actively looking at ways to best ship internationally without overcharging/undercharging anybody. If this campaign goes well, we may be able to afford some more help on logistics and make international shipping part of a larger goal. Until then, we can only suggest that you use a mail forwarding service (see below for details).

    Mail Forwarding Services:

    For now, the best solution for anybody outside the US will be to use a mail forwarding company. These companies provide you with a US shipping address that you can use for your Tricera Hi-Tops order, allowing you to pay as if you were a US customer. (At the end of the campaign, we'll be distributing a survey to all backers to get shipping addresses, sizes, etc.) They forward the package to your international address, and you pay them directly for shipping/customs tariffs/etc.

    The companies we’ve come across that offer these services include:
    bongous.com, borderlinx.com, comgateway.com, goopping.com, myus.com, parcelbound.com, parcelzoom.com, priceusa.com.au, shipito.com, shopusa.com, stackry.com, and usgobuy.com

    We’d definitely encourage you to do a little homework to figure out what’s best for your particular situation. While we’re a little hesitant to force our international backers to deal with a third party, it seems like this makes the most sense for now.

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  • We've had a lot of inquiries from you monsters for sizes larger than 13. The problem is that offering more sizes requires more outsole molds that increase the cost per shoe significantly. So, there's a chance we can add more sizes deeper into this campaign, but for now all we can ask is that you stay tuned for updates. As with shipping destinations, it's helpful to hear what the people want - so send us a message to tell us what size you need!

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  • For now, Tricera Hi-Tops are only available in classic triceratops green. If we are able to surpass our minimum order quantity, we may be able to add more colors down the road. For now, however, different colors, light-up eyes, roller-skate heels, and pump-up horns aren't available - but we appreciate all of you who have been asking!

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  • Yes - as much as we like to joke about using triceratops pelts, these shoes are made from vegan materials.

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  • We wonder the same thing. But we are wearing them while we type this. They FEEL true. And soft.

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Rewards

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    Pledge $12 or more

    20 backers

    TRICERA HI-TOPS SUNGLASSES

    Shield yourself from the sun or the radiant boldness of your friends' Tricera Hi-Tops. Color of your choice. (Includes S&H and all applicable sales taxes.)

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    Only ships to: United States
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    Pledge $39 or more

    14 backers

    TRICERA HI-TOPS POLO

    A polo player, an alligator, and a triceratops walk into a bar, and it's that bar from Fight Club or Road House or something...
    Color and size of your choice (kids and adults). (Includes S&H and all applicable sales taxes.)

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    Only ships to: United States
  • You selected
    Pledge $49 or more

    2 backers

    ABOVE THE BELT PACK: SUNGLASSES + POLO

    Appropriate for the beach, the golf course, and the board room. Color and size of your choice. (Includes S&H and all applicable sales taxes.)

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    Only ships to: United States
  • You selected
    Pledge $88 or more

    72 backers

    TRICERA HI-TOPS: KID SIZES

    Available for toddlers and little kids, all sizes 7 through 13.5. To allow for 2 months production and shipping time, consider a half size larger than current for growing feet. Velcro and elastic make fit adjustable. (Includes S&H and all applicable sales taxes.)

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    Only ships to: United States
  • You selected
    Pledge $99 or more

    306 backers

    TRICERA HI-TOPS: ADULT SIZES

    Available for big kids and adults, men's sizes 1 through 13. Women should order one size down (i.e. for women's size 7 order men's size 6). Fits like an athletic sneaker. Velcro and elastic make fit adjustable. (Includes S&H and all applicable sales taxes.)

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    Only ships to: United States
  • You selected
    Pledge $129 or more

    13 backers

    KID CHAMPION OF SCIENCE PACK: KID SHOES + SUNGLASSES + POLO

    Paper and crayons for all the extra "I love you, Mom & Dad" notes you'll be getting not included. (Includes S&H and all applicable sales taxes.)

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    Only ships to: United States
  • You selected
    Pledge $139 or more

    43 backers

    ADULT CHAMPION OF SCIENCE PACK: ADULT SHOES + SUNGLASSES + POLO

    Paper and crayons for all the extra phone numbers you'll be getting not included. (Includes S&H and all applicable sales taxes.)

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    Only ships to: United States
  • You selected
    Pledge $176 or more

    20 backers

    MULTIPLE PAIRS OF TRICERA HI-TOPS

    If you’d like to order multiple pairs of Tricera Hi-Tops, we’ll need you to do a little math: Just multiply the number of pairs you want by the price ($88 for kids sizes, $99 for big kids & adults). For example, for two pairs of kids shoes and one pair of adult shoes, pledge $275 ($88 x 2 + $99). When we distribute surveys through Kickstarter at the conclusion of the campaign, if funded, we’ll collect all the sizes required, plus your shipping address and any other necessary information. Maximum of ten pairs per person. For larger quantities, please pat yourself on the back and then contact us directly.

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    Only ships to: United States

Funding period

- (31 days)