Shipping Continues + Close-up Tutorial
Shipping has resumed and I'm picking up 2000 pieces every couple days. Things are looking good for everything to be shipped by mid-Sept.
A couple of you requested... Read more
First Major Roadblocks
The journey thus far has been sunshine and flowers and chocolate bars raining from the sky; unfortunately we have come upon somewhat of a roadblock.
USPS has been... Read more
Shipping Update + Tutorial No Cuts
Happy Monday or Tuesday wherever you may be.
Since the last update I have been packing and shipping the ZipSeams as they are made here in the Chicagoland area.
I... Read more
Instructions + Shipping Update
Here's a quick update on the state of the ZipSeam.
I've been picking up and shipping out the ZipSeams as they are made and just packed up 6... Read more
International Shipping UPDATE SORRY!
Okay sorry guys, I have a send out another update.
Marcus correctly pointed out I would have no idea who you are based off just a phone number and an... Read more
International Shipping Update Phone Number Required for Customs
Sorry about the update spam.
If you are an international backer please email your phone number to firstname.lastname@example.org (no I won't be calling you or sell your number to Google)... Read more
First Batch of ZipSeams!!!
After months of blood, sweat, and tears, the first batch of ZipSeam has finally arrived (blood and tears not included). Now comes the test of patience and mental fortitude. Hopefully... Read more
Production Update + $100 Rewards
Hello ZipSeam Backers!
In a previous update I said I expected production and simultaneous shipment to begin near the end of June or the start of July. Unfortunately there has... Read more
Press In Action, Material Chosen, Ready to Blastoff!
After experimenting with several different materials, we have found something that fits all the needs of the ZipSeam. Now we are going to burn another cavity into the... Read more
First ZipSeams Are Born
With the mold finished, it has been delivered to the injection molder. The mold itself weighs a couple thousand pounds and is made with hardened steel which should... Read more
New Mold Pictures + Survey
Hi! I recently sent out a survey asking for your shipping addresses. If you haven't seen that, please do fill it out, it's going to take me some time to... Read more
Progress Update + pictures
Here are some more pictures of the mold progress. The mold itself will be heat treated this week and I hope to have some samples out within 2 weeks.
Please... Read more
What a ride! Thank you
What an exciting 45 days it has been. Thank you for breathing life into this little idea of mine. Without your generous support, none of this could have been possible. ... Read more
Picture Tutorial + Mold Video
Happy Mother's Day! One week left to go! I am so excited to bring the ZipSeam to the world, and I could not have done it without you guys.
Some... Read more
New Video, Early Bird, + Possible Cloth Add-on?
We are at almost 2000 backers! Thank you all again for joining me on this amazing journey.
Here's a funny before and after picture :)
If you haven't seen it... Read more
Instructions, more pictures (including someone 6'7" + stress test)
Wow, have I used that one before? Holy sh--smokes!! Another week and another major milestone. We have surpassed 1000% funding with around 3 weeks to go.
After searching for someone... Read more
1000 Backers! + Girl tailoring
What a ride it has been! Over 1000 backers in less than 2 weeks!
Here's another before and after picture featuring the ZipSeam :)
Good News Everyone! UPDATE
Thank you guys so much for the early success that ZipSeam has enjoyed :)
Your great support has erased any ounce of doubt from my mind (coincidentally, each ZipSeam weighs... Read more
Wow! FULLY Backed in just under 52 hours! Thank you all so much!
I did not think I would need to post an update so soon! But the ZipSeam has been explosive like a racehorse out of the gate. Emoticons cannot begin to... Read more
Thank you guys. 32% funded in 24 Hours!
Thank you all so much for your pledges of support. I am so excited that people around the world are helping the ZipSeam come to life! Due to popular demand... Read more