Whew! We made it!
Happy summer! I meant to write this "closing" update months ago (oops) but this year has seriously gotten away from me. I haven't forgotten about you though - and wanted... Read more
MELLA: February Shipping Update
Happy February! A few shipping updates:
January Tier (Non-Purple) Update
All January tier rewards (except purple - keep reading) have been fulfilled! Please check your email for your tracking information... Read more
Foreign Instruction Manuals Now Available
Just popping in to say that we are super excited that many of you received your early delivery rewards yesterday and today. We sent out USPS tracking numbers to your... Read more
MELLA: SHIPPING NOW!
Happy weekend everyone! We've been hard at work and have a bunch of exciting updates.
Important for ALL REMAINING BACKERS (NON-JANUARY): If you have any change to your shipping... Read more
Happy New Year (and Shipping Updates!)
I hope you had a wonderful holiday season and wish you a happy NEW year! I have exciting updates to kick off 2018.
For all January backers who... Read more
Manufacturing Update (and Other Things)
Final BackerKit Survey Reminder
This Friday, December 15th at 11:59 PM PST, we will lock down ALL surveys. After this, you will only be able to... Read more
Survey Lockdown and Development Update
BackerKit Survey Reminder
We plan to lock down all BackerKit surveys on Friday, December 15th at 11:59 PM PST- after that, you will not be able to... Read more
BackerKit Surveys NOW Available!
Just a short update here to kick off Monday - all BackerKit surveys have now been distributed to your inboxes!
I didn't mention in my last update that if you... Read more
BackerKit Surveys Coming To You Soon!
Time to choose your color (and other important things)!
By early next week(but before Thanksgiving!), you will receive an email from us with a special link to your BackerKit... Read more
Previewing Purple MELLA, Development Progress, and Backer Surveys PART II
Hi everyone (again!)~
Let's try this one more time...
As you may or may not know by now... you received an incomplete draft update from me earlier this evening consisting... Read more
★ WE DID IT! THANK YOU! ★
982 backers helped to raise $59,381!
Thank you so much for your support and belief in us throughout this adventure. In 30 days, we raised nearly 300% of our initial... Read more
ONLY 12 HOURS LEFT!
How Far Can We Go?!
We are so blown away by the outpouring of support in the last two days of our campaign. You guys rock!! Now, with only 12... Read more
Day 29 Update: Second Stretch Goal UNLOCKED - Introducing KELVIN!
We broke $50,000 in funding and unlocked our second stretch goal! We're super excited to bring you KELVIN, which we developed in parallel with MELLA... Read more
Day 28 Update: BONUS Halloween Coloring Page!
With just threedays left in our campaign, I wanted to thank everyone once more for being on this crazy ride with us. At the time I'm writing... Read more
Day 26 Update: NEW Reward Tier - You Asked, We'll Deliver!
Happy weekend, everyone!
I've gotten this question multiple times: how do I pledge for a limited edition green MELLA and a non-limited edition color MELLA?
For U.S. backers, you could... Read more
Day 24 Update: Introducing Our Next Stretch Goal!
As our campaign enters its final week (already?!), we have another stretch goal up our sleeve... it turns out that MELLA has a best friend and sidekick named ... Read more
Day 21 Update: 775 Backers and Counting!
We are over the moon that we surpassed 775 backers! Your support and enthusiasm for MELLA continues to amaze me - thank you.
To answer a couple of... Read more
Day 17 Update: PURPLE UNLOCKED! How to get your hands on one...
HOLY SMOKES - WE DID IT!
Purple MELLA is now a THING! Thank you to everyone for their support and help in spreading their word!
1) When will purple... Read more
Day 16 Update: MELLA in the news!
First, I want to take a breather to thank youfor your tremendous support so far. We're about halfway through and the momentum continues - all of us... Read more
Day 14 Update: 76% to Purple... so choose your color!
We are 76%of the way there to unlocking purple MELLA! If things keep looking up, we should be able to unlock purple MELLA before the end of... Read more
Day 11 Update: Development Progress
First of all, thanks to everyone who voted in the previous update poll for their favorite purple MELLA- we got so many responses I broke SurveyMonkey!... Read more
Day 8 Update: 50% to PURPLE...so tell me your favorite shade!
Hi Backers, Non-Backers and Hopefully-Soon-Backers,
150% Funded and 50% to Purple!
We're more than halfway to unlocking our stretch goal for PURPLE MELLA! The faster we unlock this goal,... Read more
Day 3 Update: WE'RE FUNDED! What's Next?!
Hi Backers (and Non-Backers...or To-Be-Backers?!),
Less than 48 hours in, we were FULLYfunded! WOWZA - thank you to everyone who backed us and are helping to spread the word... Read more
Day 2 Update: 65% and Counting!
Thank you so much for your earliest support! It means the world to me, truly. Because of you, we're at 65% funded in only 24 hours, which is... Read more