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A portable, playful, flexible light for your bag & life!!
Backers: 810
Average Pledge Per Backer: £64

Funded: £51,518 of £50,000
Dates: May 14th -> Jun 28th (45 days)
Project By: kawamura-ganjavian
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Latest News

Thank you!!!

June 27th - via:
What a way to wake up on a Friday morning!  We are all so excited, you certainly made us sprint past the finish line!  101% funded and 33 hours to go. Have a fabulous weekend. Thank you!    (Read More)

OMG!!! We cant believe it!

June 25th - via:
You guys are simply wonderful, your daily messages, advice and support has been second to none!  We truly thank you all!!! We only have 44 hours left on Kickstarter and Kangaroo Light is already 93% funded.  Please share, share, share and increase... (Read More)


June 20th - via:
Hey guys! It is the weekend!!!  Party time!  We hope you have an amazing time with your loved ones.  Please do remember to share our page with your friends and family, we simply cant do this without your support.  Share the light. #kangaroolight... (Read More)

Projects We Love

June 16th - via:
We have been having a look on Kickstarter and found several projects we love.  The first one which jumped out is Kangaroo Cup, designed by an inspirational 11 year old girl.  We think Kangaroo Light would make a very nice illuminated coaster for... (Read More)

No more fighting!!

June 13th - via:
Hey guys and girls!! Thanks to your support we are nearly there!! Your comments have made the world of difference. A big shout out to ‘Jussie’ for letting us know that Kickstarter have changed things by allowing us to send you multiple Kangaroo... (Read More)

In the Details: Studio Banana's Funky, Flexible Kangaroo Light

June 13th - via:
We first stumbled upon the work of Studio Banana via its 2012 Ostrich Pillow, the pillow-hood combo of Kickstarter fame. Now the studio, which prides itself on making what it describes as "fun, functional objects," is back with another product of a different animal moniker: the Kangaroo Light. (Read More)

You brightened our day!

June 5th - via:
Thanks to you we have reached 50% funding.  Please keep sharing and spreading our news.  We would love to sprint to our goal!  Thank you. #kangaroolight - Glow with me.  (Read More)

Tah Dah!!!! We made Kangaroo Light even better!

May 30th - via:
Thanks to all your feedback and comments, Kangaroo Light has evolved and got even better!! It is now programmable, interactive and even more playful. Technological advancements by The INNOVATION QUARTERS at BANGOR University in UK, have made Kangaroo... (Read More)

Could the Kangaroo Light be the new Ostrich Pillow?

May 23rd - via:
We always seem to be losing our keys and phone at the bottom of our ever-growing bags, so this new Kangaroo Light, designed to fit inside bags to help locate belongings sounds perfect. (Read More)

Kangaroo Light

May 23rd - via:
Kangaroo Light, di Studio Banan Things, è una luce sensibile al tatto, che consente di scegliere di volta in volta l'intensità di luce desiderata. (Read More)

Small-area, portable lighting

Kangaroo Light is described as a “playful, portable, interactive light,” so flexible that it can be folded and stuffed in the bottom of a bag or backpack and pulled out to provide instant light anywhere. (Read More)

My playful personal light!

May 21st - via:
Thank you to all our amazing supporters, so nice to see so many familiar names.  You know who you are! Ana one of our team members, simply can not stop playing with her Kangaroo Light, she has been busy taking instagram images whilst on the go, we... (Read More)

Kangaroo Light- take the light with you

May 21st - via:
The Kangaroo Light can light those places which are very small and where flashlights are inconvenient. (Read More)

挑灯夜读好朋友 Kangaroo Light枕头灯

May 20th - via:
挑灯夜读是很多人尤其学生都做过的事,这个时候我们会需要一盏合适的台灯。如果你觉得自己的灯太伤眼了,不妨试试 Kangaroo Light。 (Read More)

Flexible Light Helps People Find Keys And Wallet In Their Giant Bags [Pics]

May 19th - via:
This geometric, soft light hits the sweet spot between functionality and whimsy. (Read More)

Clever Kangaroo Light Bends and Flexes to Light Up Any Type of Space

May 19th - via:
The inventors of the viral Ostrich Pillow are at it again, promoting another cool new product on Kickstarter. Only this time, instead of an item that’s meant to block out light, the team at kawamura-ganjavian are making it easier to see. Dubbed the Kangaroo Light, this flexible, glowing pad is meant to be a playful and practical solution to flashlights, which all too often get lost in the deep abyss of purses, bookbags and cabinets. (Read More)

Kawamura Ganjavian designs Kangaroo Light for the bottom of your bag

May 17th - via:
Studio Kawamura Ganjavian launched a Kickstarter campaign this week to fund a glowing light, designed to help you find objects at the bottom of a bag. (Read More)


May 17th - via:
なんだかクラゲのように柔らかな質感で、心安らぐ光を放つ謎の物体…。これ何?と首をひねった人もいると思うが、実はちょっと変わった新型ライト。 (Read More)

The Kangaroo Light for your handbag could be the end of the doorstep struggle for your keys

May 16th - via:
The Kangaroo Light has 24 built-in LED lights which emit a soft glow on one side. Its battery offers 2,5 hours of continuous light and is rechargeable via USB Port. (Read More)

Hey First World Folk, Kangaroo Light Wants To Help You Find Stuff In Your Bag

May 15th - via:
Meet the Kangaroo Light, the latest Kickstarter project from the off-the-wall design studio that created the Ostrich Pillow (and its smaller sibling, the Ostrich Pillow Light). (Read More)

kangaroo light by studio banana things folds to fit at the bottom of a bag

May 15th - via:
studio banana things are back on kickstarter with their latest product, the 'kangaroo light', a playful, portable, built in battery powered soft luminaire. (Read More)

Kangaroo Light

May 4th - via:
Créée par Studio Banana Things, « Kangaroo Light » est un produit d’éclairage portatif, ludique et flexible conçu pour s’a (Read More)

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