DropShades Black Friday Sale - Kickstarter Pricing!
We're super thankful for all of our Kickstarter backers and customers that helped us get DropShades to where it's at today. This weekend you can get any pair of DropShades... Read more
DropShades Price Drop + More Coupons!
We hope everyone is enjoying their Pink glasses! A lot of you were asking for the opportunity to pick up a few more pairs at the Kickstarter price. This weekend... Read more
DropShades Pink and $20.00 off coupon
We hope you're enjoying your DropShades! A lot of you have emailed us inquiring about the new Pink pair of glasses we released this Summer. From now until... Read more
Here are some more videos and pictures! Make sure to tag us on Instagram, vine, and twitter so we know where to find your video! Sorry if we... Read more
Everyone who has ordered a single pair of black shades, two pairs of black shades, or three pairs of black shades during the Kickstarter campaign (domestic and International),... Read more
Shipping Update: We’ve shipped 2 shipments out that total to 576 units over the last two weeks. Two major glitches occurred during this process. The first one was... Read more
DropShades Starts Shipping
We received our first shipment of DropShades from our manufacturer! As we mentioned in the last update, instead of waiting to ship all of them at once, we decided to... Read more
First, we want to apologize for the recent delays. We've had delays with manufacturing that were outside of our control. Our manufacturer promised us that we would have all... Read more
Last Tuesday (Dec. 3rd), we had the opportunity to tour the factory that is building our boxes. It was really awesome seeing all of the huge printers, die... Read more
Please Fill Out Your Survey!
If you have already filled out your survey, thanks a bunch!
We are still on schedule to ship out everything in the second week of December. Our goal... Read more
Weekly Update #10
Hey Kickstarter backers,
Today we will be rolling out the Kickstarter surveys for each reward tier!!!
By the end of the day, each of you will get a survey. (We have... Read more
Weekly Update #9
We're really excited to share some new photos and a short video of all of the glasses working together. We had some new samples silicone molded so you can... Read more
Weekly Update # 8
We're making progress on all dimensions of the project. This week we spent a lot of time finalizing packaging and shipping.
We finalized the packaging design which enabled... Read more
Weekly Update # 7
Here is the 7th weekly video update. As always if, you have any questions, don't hesitate to get in touch with me personally.
Harrison Herndon, CEO
Picture 1:... Read more
Weekly Update #6- You're Invited!
WHO: You. Bring your friends.
WHAT: We would like to invite you to come check out a prototype of DropShades.
WHY: We received 4 prototypes in this week that were made with the... Read more
We Got A New Prototype In!
Up until this point, all of the DropShades prototypes have been built by hand and were held together with duct tape, blood, sweat and tears. These hand built prototypes have... Read more
Support Our T-Shirt Artist's New Kickstarter Project
Remember Devin Kraft?
In addition to being an invaluable resource before we launched, Devin was one of the artists and winners of our T-Shirt contest. His DropShades DJ piece was... Read more
DropShades Upgrade: Auto Gain Controller
The wheel, one of our oldest technological achievements, has been around since the Neolithic Era (depending on which of the Wikipedia gurus you agree with). Today, we are extremely... Read more
DropShades Preorders Continue!
A bunch of you have been asking if we were going to continue accepting preorders after the campaign completed or if you were going to be able to purchase multiple... Read more
Thank You For Everything!
We can't say thank you enough. We are just overwhelmed with the the amount of support and well wishes we've received from friends, family and all of our backers. We... Read more
Transaction Errors on Kickstarter - Please Fix ASAP!
Fixing Transaction Errors on KickStarter
Although most people don't seem to be having any problems, a few of you may have received emails from Kickstarter about an issue with your pledge not going... Read more
Coordinated Facebook Blitz - 6pm Any Time Zone
So, here we are -the final 10 hours to go.
The rechargeable battery stretch goal is within our sight! We only have $6,618 left to raise.
At his point, what... Read more
Final Stretch. This is it.
We're Not Done Yet. The Clock Still Has 24 Hours On It.
This Stretch Goal was something that you asked for. We worked diligently with our engineers and manufacturers to... Read more
We're Almost There
Only 2 Days Left to back DropShades
We want to sincerely thank all 1,598 of you that came out to back our project this month. It's been an incredible experience for all... Read more
Only 3 Days Left. All DropShades Upgraded with Free Sticker!
Only 3 Days Left to get to our $80,000 Stretch Goal
Thanks for the amazing support over the last few days. We are still a little bit shy of our... Read more
Only 5 Days Left! LET'S GO!
We currently only have 5 days left in the DropShades campaign. Our stretch goal for the Rechargeable Lithium Ion Battery is $80,000. We are only $22,119 away from making this... Read more
$50,000 Stretch Goal: Unlocked. Upgrade Now!
We did it! All backers receiving a pair of DropShades will have the option to choose between a pair of black frames, white frames, or glow in the... Read more
$40,000 Stretch Goal: Unlocked
White Frames Now Available!
We are thrilled to announce that DropShades will now be available in White Frames! Congrats for making the stretch goal happen! For all of you wondering... Read more
New Stretch Goal: DropShades Rechargeable Lithium Ion Battery + Cord
We are veryexcited to announce this new stretch goal. If we can make it to $80,000 the entire DropShades line will be upgraded to a Lithium Ion Rechargeable Battery... Read more
Stretch Goal Bonus Update!
40k Just Got an Upgrade!
Once we reach $40,000 stretch goal, we will unlock a new reward tier: DropShades Black + White. This reward tier will allow you to pick... Read more
You did it! Stretch Goal #1 unlocked!
The campaign is currently sitting at $27,089 from 700 backers. We can't thank you enough! A special thanks to all of our backers who have taken the the... Read more
You're Invited: DropShades Prototype Party - Kansas
DropShades Prototype Party - Kansas City
On June 4th, 2013 DropShades founder Harrison Herndon will make a stop by the Sol Cantina (408 E 31st St, Kansas City, Missouri 64108)... Read more
First Three Stretch Goals Unlocked
We just unlocked the first three Stretch Goals for DropShades! Even though we reached our initial manufacturing goal, we have lots more planned! We're excited to announce these additions to enhance... Read more
T-Shirt Design Voting- Results
We have two winners!
As promised, we cut off voting for the T-Shirt design contest after we reached our goal. A special thanks to everyone who voted. The two winners... Read more
Announcing Reduced Shipping to Canada
You asked. We listened.
We received a few requests to look into reducing the cost of shipping for Canada. We are excited to announce a new reward tier: DROPSHADES -... Read more
46% in 46 Hours!
Words Cannot Express...
...how excited we are! Thank you. Thank you. THANK YOU!!! were approached by TONS of people today and everyone is super excited to get a pair of... Read more
A little over 18 hours into the campaign and we are off to a great start! 65 backers have pledged and we already about 18% funded. We are... Read more