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About this project

Carry the essentials and simplify your life. Available in two versions, and two types of cork. Both can hold 1-10 cards and cash, however, the cards + cash version has 3 separate compartments. Cork is as durable as leather but water resistant, and harmless. Cork oak intakes 5x more CO2 when regenerating harvested bark.

Our philosophy evolved during our time at Wurster Hall while studying architecture at UC Berkeley. We fell in love with the cad/cam lab and the endless possibilities that the right tools can provide. Studio allowed us to be completely focused on design. Now that we have graduated, we want to make products that are beautiful, functional, & harmless. 

We strive to provide design solutions that embrace harmless materials, which is why we fell in love with cork. The perfect, long-lasting substitute for leather. The cork that we use is upholstery grade and is rated to be as durable as leather. No animals are harmed, and no trees cut down. In addition, cork is non-toxic and germ-repelling.

To regenerate the harvested bark, the cork oak absorbs up to five times as much CO2 as an untouched tree. 

Cork comes from the cork oak tree, Quercus suber, and can be harvested every 9-12 years by removing the outermost layer of bark called the cambium, making it an invaluable renewable resource. No harm is caused to the tree during the removal of bark, and the process can be sustained throughout the 200+ year lifetime of the tree.

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We need to purchase a laser cutter to kickstart our design venture. With an in-house laser cutter we can make prototyping and productions much faster, not just for the wallets, but for future projects as well. With the funding we can purchase a small laser cutter and materials necessary to make these wallets. 

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Thousands of creative projects are funding on Kickstarter at any given moment. Each project is independently created and crafted by the person behind it. The filmmakers, musicians, artists, and designers you see on Kickstarter have complete control and responsibility over their projects. They spend weeks building their project pages, shooting their videos, and brainstorming what rewards to offer backers. When they're ready, creators launch their project and share it with their community. 

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Risks and challenges

Being that this is our third time launching this project we are more than ready to start production. We have secured a cork fabric manufacturer and have found the perfect laser cutter for the job. The risks are minimal but here is what can happen:

The laser tube breaks during delivery...
If this happens, we will have to buy a replacement tube and this could delay our delivery maximum by 1 month.

The laser cutter breaks...
There are lots of moving parts on a laser cutter. Fortunately every part can be replaced and we're both mechanically inclined. If things get to complicated Arash's brother/mentor/mechanical engineer can help us.

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    Thank you for making this third time a charm! Everything dollar counts!

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    Receive the subrr. Iphone4/4s/5/5s cork back. Makes your iphone look and feel beautifully natural. Easily applies to the back of your phone and can be removed at anytime leaving no residue. Choose between harmony or casablanca cork. once the project is complete, we'll send out a survey asking your preference. Free shipping for US backers.

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    -SPECIAL EDITION- receive the subrr. Third Charm wallet. It's perfect for holding 1-10 cards. The proportions allow for maximum accessibility while still holding your cards securely. Choose between harmony or casablanca cork. once the project is complete, we'll send out a survey asking your preference. Free shipping for US backers.

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    Receive the subrr. cards + cash wallet and a subrr. decal. Choose between harmony or casablanca cork. once the project is complete, we'll send out a survey asking your preference. Free shipping for US backers.

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    Make your own combo package. Get the subrr. cards + cash wallets and subrr. decal. Add additional wallets/iphone backs by adding $12/$15/$25 to your pledge amount. Get as many as you need. Choose between harmony or casablanca cork. once the project is complete, we'll send out a survey asking your preference. Free shipping for US backers.

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    Receive the cards+cash wallet custom engraved with your initials. Choose between red, blue, or gold stitching. You also get a subrr. decal. Choose between harmony or casablanca cork. once the project is complete, we'll send out a survey asking your preference. Free shipping for US backers.

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    Receive the third charm subrr. wallet PLUS cork iphone4/4s/5 back PLUS subrr. decal. Choose between harmony or casablanca cork. once the project is complete, we'll send out a survey asking your preference. Free shipping for US backers.

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    Pledge $35 or more About $35

    Receive the subrr. cards + cash wallet PLUS cork iphone4/4s/5 back PLUS a subrr. decal. Choose between harmony or casablanca cork. once the project is complete, we'll send out a survey asking your preference. Free shipping for US backers.

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    Pledge $40 or more About $40

    receive both the subrr. Third Charm wallet & the cards+cash. Choose between harmony or casablanca cork. once the project is complete, we'll send out a survey asking your preference. Free shipping for US backers.

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    Receive both versions of the wallet custom engraved with your initials. Choose between red, blue, or gold stitching. You also get 2 iphone4/4s/5 cork backs & 2 subrr. decals. Choose between harmony or casablanca cork. once the project is complete, we'll send out a survey asking your preference. Free shipping for US backers.

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