Backer Photos and Survey Results
📷 BACKER PHOTOS
Thank you so much to the backers who've shared photos of themselves in their new skirts! To view: https://www.flickr.com/photos/skirtcraft/sets/72157676289754098
🗳️ SURVEY RESULTS
Thanks also for participating in... Read more
📦 DELIVERY STATUS
One week after we finished shipping skirts:
- 72 backers have received their skirts (68 US, 4 other countries).
- 31 backers have their skirts still in transit (2... Read more
All Skirts Have Been Shipped!
As of midday today, all skirt rewards have been shipped! Except those being picked up by backers at the Moon Palace event on Dec 2nd (1-3pm).
You should... Read more
Minneapolis Reward Pickup Event
The main skirt shipment from the factory is officially scheduled to arrive here in Minneapolis today (Tuesday). Skirts will begin shipping on Wednesday. All skirts should be shipped to backers... Read more
The Shipping News
The skirts are currently (finally!) on their way from Los Angeles to Minneapolis. Most of them left the factory on Tuesday—not the previous week, as we'd expected when... Read more
A Few More Days
The skirts did not get finished last Friday as planned, but they're just about ready and should be on their way from the factory to us sometime this week—tentatively Wednesday.... Read more
In the past week we've been getting our shipping materials ready. The mailers and boxes have been gotten and stamped, info sheets written and printed, stickers made, cards packed... Read more
Preview of Production Skirts
TOP OF PRODUCTION
Tonight we received two skirts from the actual production batch! They're the black and grey ones shown here (alongside a purple sample we received earlier):
These... Read more
Last Materials Arriving at Factory Tomorrow
This is just a brief note to say that the remaining lining fabric (see previous update) didindeed finally arrive at the supplier on Wednesday as expected. It shipped from... Read more
Delivery Delayed to November
I'm sorry that it has been a full six weeks since the last update! I didn't mean to go so long, but have been holding off in the hope of... Read more
Important Sizing Note — and Manufacturing Starting This Week!
Hello. Please read the important sizing note below. But first, here are pre-production samples of all three colors, just completed by our factory!
Clothes sizing is difficult to get... Read more
The tags have been made and are arriving at the factory tomorrow. The thread, hook & bars, and zippers are the remaining materials, and will be arriving over the... Read more
Materials Ordered, and Tag Design
This week we ordered all of the materials! We're on track for backers to receive skirts in October, as expected. Details:
The fabric was ordered on Monday, and... Read more
Black Skirts, Surveys, Materials
As you may already know from the reward survey, Black skirts are being made! The number of backers requesting extra skirts in black (24) brings us well past the... Read more
About Black Skirts
We're within $900 of the Black stretch goal is of now, about 25 minutes before the close of the project! Thanks so much, everyone!
Based on the responses from the... Read more
14 Hours to Go
We've had a definite surge of support in the last 24 hours. Welcome, new backers!
This is getting kind of interesting:
The stretch goal to add Black as a... Read more
One Day More!
BLACK SKIRTS $3K AWAY
With 37 hours remaining, we're at $10,484! That's 77% of the stretch goal total for black skirts, leaving a gap of $3,076 to close. It's going... Read more
Black Skirts If We Reach $13,560
STRETCH GOAL: BLACK AT $13,560
Thank you to everyone who participated in the survey to select the potential third skirt color! Once again it was very close, with Blue and... Read more
Purple Skirts Now Available!
Today we surpassed our stretch goal of $8,680, so purple will now be a color option for every skirt!
HOW TO GET ADDITIONAL SKIRTS
If you'd like to increase... Read more
Purple Skirts If We Reach $8,680!
Thanks very much to the more than 3/4 of backers who participated in the survey to select the second color for the stretch goal!
Support was pretty evenly spread... Read more
We Made It!! Now, a Second Color?
WE DID IT!!
Sunday we reached our project goal of $5,810, so the Aqueous Skirt is going to get made! Thank you for being part of this collaborative effort.
There... Read more
Day 2: 86% Funded!
Thanks so much for the stunning support for this project in the first two days! You've already brought us close to the goal:
- 86% of goal!
- 53 backers!
- 62... Read more