The CRABBY Wallet: A wallet that is not for everyone...

A project in Ogden, UT by Ryan Crabtree

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A minimalist wallet that holds everything you need and nothing more.
Backers: 15129
Average Pledge Per Backer: $20

Funded: $308,838 of $10,000
Dates: Mar 27th -> May 2nd (36 days)
Project By: Ryan Crabtree
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Ogden man hits record

May 1st - via:
OGDEN, Utah -- A 27-year-old Ogden man raised more than $288,000 on and generated more than 14,212 backers. The website is a location where entrepreneurs can connect with people all over the world who are willing to fund their projects. (Read More)

Sprint To The Finish

April 29th - via:
Your support has been incredible. You continue to make this project more successful than anyone could have ever expected. I like to follow the progress of the project each day on Kicktraq has a few charts that allow you to track a... (Read More)

You Are Still Keeping The Crabby Wallet Popular

April 16th - via:
Thanks for telling everyone about the Crabby Wallet and keeping it on the popular page for so long. With over 7800 pledges, a lot of people start to wonder how a project like this is pulled off in such a short period of time. Some backers worry the... (Read More)

Kickstarter minimalist wallet hits $100,000 in 13 days

April 9th - via:
As part of Global Crowdfunding Day on 5th April, Backers featured five awesome campaigns from five different crowdfunding platforms. First up was the latest compact wallet from Kickstarter. (Read More)

Today = Most pledged in one day & $100,000 in total pledges

April 8th - via:
12 days down, and 24 to go.  Today we reached some major milestones. As backers, you have pledged $100,000 toward the Crabby Wallet. You have also pledged the most that has ever been pledged in 1 day for this project.  I just want to let everyone... (Read More)

Not a stretch goal, just a bonus for hitting 60K in pledges.

April 4th - via:
Hey backers, A lot of people have been anxiously waiting for a stretch goal, but I am going to give you something better. Because your pledges have already hit over 60K, I am throwing in a lobster claw keyring with every wallet. Thank you for... (Read More)

6 days, 2,891 backers, and over 50K in pledges!

April 2nd - via:
You guys are awesome! We made it to 50K in less than a week. I am amazed by the support and interest in my project.  This update is to let all 2,891+ backers know what I have been doing for the last 6 days since my project went live on KS.  The... (Read More)

Ogden man raises $38K on Kickstarter to 'put a crab in your pocket'

April 1st - via:
OGDEN, UT -- An Ogden man has raised more than $38,000 to create a minimalist wallet that, in a play on his name, will "put a crab in your pocket." Ogden resident Ryan Crabtree started the search for a wallet that could keep track of his cards, keys and phone during softball season, so he could go to games without losing track of his belongings. He couldn't find anything worth buying, though, so he decided to make his own. (Read More)

Thin Is In: Minimalist Wallets Go Gangbusters on Kickstarter

March 29th - via:
Wanna see something weird? Search for “wallet” on Kickstarter. You’ll end up with pages of projects — many of them highly funded. For a site that’s largely associated with hopeful tech products, these wallets (106 projects) are right up there with iPhone stands (115 projects). (Read More)

It's official, you get to put a crab in your pocket! Thank You

March 28th - via:
I am blown away at how supportive the Kickstarter community is.  Thank you for being so supportive so fast. I never imagined it would only take 24 hours to meet the goal. It has been an exciting 24 hours for me. I love to hear my phone chime each... (Read More)

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