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The Edge: All-in-one desk solution for modern life and work

A project in Chicago, IL by Edge Desk, LLC

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Be more productive and maximize space with this comfortable, ergonomic desk/chair/easel combo that folds flat and sets up in seconds.
Backers: 1159
Average Pledge Per Backer: $356

Funded: $412,994 of $165,000
Dates: Mar 7th -> Apr 22nd (46 days)
Project By: Edge Desk, LLC
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Latest News

New Creator Series kneeling desk launches on Kickstarter

October 4th - via:
The makers of the Edge Desk, a patented kneeling desk, have launched a new Creator Series using a fundraising campaign on Kickstarter. The updated version of the Edge Desk 2.0 incorporated client feedback and now features an improved and refined desktop surface and accessories, such as clips to hold canvases and a sliding ledge to hold brushes, pencils and smaller canvases when the desk is in portrait mode. The desk also includes a paintbrush water cup that slides into the water bottle holder, a set of three containers and an adjustable LED light. (Read More)

Year in crowdfunding 2016: The internet's favorite projects from Chicago

December 28th - via:
Many Chicago startups took to the internet to crowd-fund their ideas ranging from documentaries to a new form of footwear. (Read More)

Introducing: the Edge Desk System Accessories!

April 14th - via:
The First Of Many Accessories To ComeWith just over a week left in our campaign here on Kickstarter, we're proud to make this long-awaited reveal: the first few accessories to make your work experience the best ever. These accessories are the heart... (Read More)

Introducing: Special Edition Edge Desk!

April 4th - via:
SPECIAL LIMITED EDITION ZEBRA-PATTERNED EDGE! As a celebration of how well the campaign is doing, we are introducing a new version of The Edge! The first 150 Backers to pledge $359 will receive this special edition with customized Zebra print knee... (Read More)

A personal note

March 28th - via:
Hey backers, I want to take a break from the whirlwind of building a business to share some thoughts with you. I never intended to write this update, but you guys have changed the way I look at the world, and I want to tell you why. 18 years ago, in... (Read More)


March 24th - via:
Hi friends,   First of all, want to reiterate that it’s amazing how many of you are coming from other countries. We want to keep that number growing! As announced, we will cap all shipping for this campaign at $125, maximum per desk. What this... (Read More)

NEW Shipping Update -- $125 Cap!

March 24th - via:
Hi everyone, We just posted an update this morning about shipping prices, but we already can confirm the final maximum cost: $125, no matter where you live.  As we wrote in a comment on the last update, we are committed to rewarding your support of... (Read More)

Update on Shipping and Dimensions!

March 24th - via:
Thanks again for the support and FEEDBACK! What you guys think matters to us and we’re on it! Also, at the bottom of this update we tell you about a few projects we care about, including one from a dear friend and collaborator. Keep reading!... (Read More)

Sweet Success!

March 14th - via:
Early this morning, our campaign total surpassed $165,000.  We've hit our goal in our first week, nearly sold out our Early Birds (there are 25 of the Design Feature special left!) and we have 39 days left to do more awesome stuff. The Goal We've... (Read More)

Today's the day!

March 11th - via:
I continue to be blown away by what's happening here. We are in our third day, have raised well over $100,000 and now this: If you click here, you'll see that Kickstarter selected us as their Featured Product in Design for today - we feel so lucky... (Read More)

Now There's a Kneeling Desk Because Sure, Why Not?

March 10th - via:
We already have standing desks, sitting desks, and lying down desks (Read More)

After all this time...

March 9th - via:
Wow. That's the main point of this update -- you work on a project for months and months, invest money in getting it to the point where it works great, feels amazing, and is manufacturable (!). Then, test it with hundreds of people and incorporate... (Read More)

Minds behind Furby launching pop-up desk on Kickstarter

March 8th - via:
Chicago inventors have built a portable workspace to rival dragging a laptop to bed. (Read More)


March 8th - via:
Goodbye slouching, hello productivity. (Read More)

The Edge Desk transforms so you can get work done anywhere

March 8th - via:
Who still uses a desk? Better question: Who still needs a desk, given that so much of our work today takes place on laptops, phones and tablets? (Read More)

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