It's Launch Day - The Upcycled Ocean Plastics Backpack 🐳🌊♻
Hello Lifebackers: We're back with some special news:
Our latest Kickstarter campaign is live and ready to go!
Last Spring while I was in Asia making samples for the first... Read more
Solarbank S2 - LED issue: Warranty Update
Good news, we found the problem with the S2s!
Bad news: it's random - and doesn't fall into an exact category of serial numbers. It was a batch... Read more
Solarbank S2 LEDs - Warranty update
We have reports of 280 Solarbank S2 units which have an issue with the LEDs. (of a total 4500 units shipped to backers, this represents 6.2% given the... Read more
Thousands of bags delivered! New FAQs Answered
We're thrilled so many of you have received your bags! We're getting a ton of positive messages on the quality of the bags. We're so proud!
Canada starts... Read more
Shipping update, movement all over the globe!
Shipments are moving! Over the next week we are processing shipments for over 4000 bags. Please be patient with us in our response times - there is a... Read more
Shipments to US and Asia start in 48hrs! Final call to adjust your address!
So far, this could be the most exciting update of all – we’re about start shipping!
In case you’ve moved or need to change address for any reason... Read more
Shipping Update! US, Aus, HK inventory landed!
Happy Friday! Shipments have been cruising all over the world and we're getting closer to the day you'll have your bag in your hands!
Our biggest shipment, 2... Read more
Bags are leaving the factory!
I am happy to report that the bags with Solarbanks S2 units inside have left the factory! We had a second round of export issues to work through,... Read more
Shipping update: Customs Clearance Completed and ready for export
Shipping update: Customs Clearance is now complete and everything is ready for export. Lining up the 5 separate suppliers and all invoices to match export regulations took some... Read more
Happy Holidays from us at Solgaard Design
We hope you have a great break this upcoming holiday season - whatever you're celebrating. I know some of you wanted to give these bags as gifts, so... Read more
Solarbank S2 units are ready to rock!
Happy December - production is in full swing and we've got a bunch of Solarbanks now. (video update below) - all is on track for January deliveries.
The... Read more
Pop up store in New York! Plus TWO new products!
Thanks for all of your responses to surveys and add on pledges! We’re thrilled at how many of you added on extras! Thank you!
Production update: things are... Read more
Surveys coming next week!
Thanks for your patience on the surveys coming - with all of the countries and regulations on battery shipments it took us a while to confirm all loose... Read more
Lifepack Hustle production update!
I'm happy to report that production is underway! All things are moving along and we have just made one adjustment going into production, the front hook on the... Read more
Overwhelmed with appreciation!
Thank you. Thank you to each and everyone one of the 2898 of you that pledged $440,348 to make this a reality.
I promise to keep you all... Read more
We are into the final 24 hours - $375k and counting!
We are into our final 24 hours and the pace has been incredible - so many of you joining us now in these final hours! Thank you all... Read more
HUSTLE INTO THE FINAL WEEK!
Woohoo! We reached 300k yesterday - and now we're already at 317k!
This next week is going to go a bit crazy - and we love it!
The... Read more
Forecast Survey + We'll be live tomorrow + 250k stretch goal!
Woo hoo! We've unlocked the $250k stretch goal - thank you so much for being a part of this campaign! Now every single bag will include a notebook... Read more
Updated Campaign Video!
It's been a great week so far - we're almost at 1300 backers!
We have just updated the campaign video to tell a bit more of the storyline... Read more
We got the <3 from Kickstarter! Plus some behind the scenes footage
Thanks for another amazing week! We're now over 1100 backers and Kickstarter just gave us the honor of "Projects we love" - I'm so excited about that!
... Read more
Solarbank now available on its own! We are over 1000 Backers - Thank you!
Hello Lifebackers of the Hustle Campaign!
We're now over 1000 backers! Thank you!
As a celebration of being 1000 people and due to lots of requests - The Solarbank S2... Read more
65% Funded in just days! Thank you!
Welcome to the Lifepack community of backers, we are thrilled to have you on board!
We're off to a strong start with 65% of our funding goal reached... Read more