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Fund Michael Frömmer's 1616 Silver Bicycle® Playing Cards

A project in Lititz, PA by Alex Willis

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In 1616 Michael Frömmer created a one of a kind Italian Suited Deck on Silver. In 2010 it sold for $554,500. This is our tribute.
Backers: 350
Average Pledge Per Backer: $24

Funded: $8,529 of $8,500
Dates: Apr 9th -> May 9th (30 days)
Project By: Alex Willis
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Good Kharma

May 9th - via:
For every dollar over the goal, I will donate 50% to a charity of your choosing (surveys will determine which charity).  If we don't make at least $500 over the goal, I will donate the difference.  As a special thank you to all those who helped me.... (Read More)

110 Minutes to go and only $499 short

May 9th - via:
I know I've asked for a lot, now all I need is a little.  Just $499 which is a lot of money for one person but not so much for a many.  Thanks to those who have overextended themselves for this one!! (Read More)

The Last Day

May 8th - via:
In just about 18 hours this project will come to it's eventual end.  We are so very close to goal, and as you know, with Kickstarter if you don't reach goal, the project does not get funded.  I appreciate the support of everyone who gave a little... (Read More)

Just 1 More Deck

May 6th - via:
With 4 days left on this project it is both exciting and nerve racking.  We are very close to funding, but new pledges have slowed tremendously.  I appreciate everyones pledge and especially those who took the initiative and pledged just a little... (Read More)

The Stress of Kickstarter

April 29th - via:
I cannot begin to tell you what a stress it is to take something that is near and dear to you and put it out there for the world.  Some like me love it, and others hate it.  I try not to be too sensitive about these things, especially when it's not... (Read More)

The Original Italian Deck being produced by USPCC

April 24th - via:
Taking a great risk on my own shoulders, I have succumbed to the pressure to offer both the premier Bicycle deck with it's normalized suits and the original Italian deck to be manufactured by USPCC. If you already pledged for the Italian deck, there... (Read More)

Survey - Italian Bicycle Deck

April 22nd - via:
Due to overwhelming requests, I have been considering waving my 1,000 unit pledge toward a USPCC (Bicycle) made Italian suited deck.  For those of you already pledging on the premium deck, you don't need to respond unless you are interested also in... (Read More)

A New Deck?

April 19th - via:
It's hard to imagine that nearly 400 years ago, Michael Frömmer created his deck and he didn't have to use his imagination to picture actual Knights, Kings and Knaves, in his world they still existed in all their medieval splendor. In 1606, Dutch... (Read More)

Card Back Reveals

April 19th - via:
The antique lace image on the tuck box hints to the Card Back image.  The standard card back is white framed with an off-white background.   We've decided to add a new stretch goal to include a new card back.  But this one won't be monetary, if we... (Read More)

New Options and New Features

April 19th - via:
One of the greatest challenges I have with Kickstarter is that I cannot always utilize their tools to add images due to browser restrictions.  Without direct access to the HTML it is challenging to providing constantly updated images in the way that... (Read More)

New Pledge Levels

April 15th - via:
As we near our 50% funding mark, I was contacted by someone who recommended that we include a very limited edition set of uncut Italian Suited cards.  This one is tricky as we won't be following the standard print format, we will actually have to... (Read More)


April 11th - via:
No I'm not going to go into a whole new age view of the world through numeralogical circumstance, but I will say that certain statistics tend to hold true:  The height of a child at age 2 is 1/2 their expected height as an adult, If you stick your... (Read More)

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