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Sleep Monsters - Custom Plushies by MIMC

A project in Squamish, Canada by There's a Monster in My Closet

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5 custom plush monster characters designed to help you and your littles get the sleep you deserve. Sleep better. Sleep fully. Sleep now
Backers: 55
Average Pledge Per Backer: $189 CAD

Funded: $10,416 CAD of $10,000 CAD
Dates: Apr 17th -> May 17th (30 days)
Project By: There's a Monster in My Closet
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Latest News

Just 20 minutes left, but we are happy dancing already!

May 17th - via:
I promised a happy dance last night.  Well, it's 8am, I am solo parenting for 4 days, my kids refuse to listen to anything but Disney, and my son says he doesn't want to dance. So here's our awkward, but very real, celebration mode this morning: ... (Read More)

WOOOOOO HOOOOOO! I don't think I'm going to sleep tonight!

May 17th - via:
Would you believe me if I told you that I was on a sleep consult call with a local family when I crossed the finish line of this campaign?!? How's that for serendipitous?!  I promise to post a happy dance tomorrow and also to reflect on what I've... (Read More)

24 hours to go and this creator is putting on her mom hat today!

May 16th - via:
Mom. Educator. Then Creator. You'll need an HTML5 capable browser to see this content. Play Replay with sound Play with sound 00:00 00:00  (Read More)

This just in.... Two Sleep Monsters snuggle up with their little humans in Texas and the UK!

May 15th - via:
The Sleep Monsters are making their way into children's arms around the world!  Hurry and pre-order yours! Less than 48 hours to go!  (Read More)

Eeek 72 Hours Left! Sleep is YOUR Superpower!

May 14th - via:
You'll need an HTML5 capable browser to see this content. Play Replay with sound Play with sound 00:00 00:00 Head on over to the MIMC blog to check out Dr. Matt Walker's Ted Talk: Sleep is your Superpower. Missed my Facebook LIVE event? You can see... (Read More)

Today's Campaign Highlight: Corporate-Social Responsibility

May 13th - via:
We are in the home stretch! Just a few days to go.  So if I haven't given you enough reason to support this project already, here's another kicker to add to the list for why this is awesome!  Just to back up on a few reasons I have mentioned... (Read More)

Wow what an end to a great day!

May 8th - via:
I just finished an incredible Facebook Live event. Despite solo parenting two kids that were both still awake in their beds when the event began, not having a working camera until 4 minutes before broadcast (talk about crunch time), and stumbling my... (Read More)

I'm spreading the love for backers and followers!

May 7th - via:
I am so humbled by all of the incredible support that I have received so far. As a thank you I want to give a kind of "free gift" to any of you who may have small children out there.  Tonight at 8pm PST I will be hosting a Facebook LIVE "Ask a Sleep... (Read More)

Video announcement!

May 5th - via:
Prototype final approval has been submitted! You'll need an HTML5 capable browser to see this content. Play Replay with sound Play with sound 00:00 00:00 Can you tell I couldn't be happier (ha!)  Also, keep an eye out for announcements as I will be... (Read More)

We're halfway (or all depends on perspective)

May 1st - via:
Well we are at the half-way marker in the campaign, with 14 days to go! No matter what, I deem this campaign a success already. And here's why: most sources you read claim you can't get much past 10% of your goal without some mega PR coverage. I want... (Read More)

One week down, three to go!

April 24th - via:
Wow, has this ever been a journey! I think I underestimated what I was getting myself into with this launch. Not because I am losing steam - things are going great! 32% funded and still 22 days to go - but because there is so much more involved in a... (Read More)

Earth Day 2019 - how to divert plastic bottles from landfills to create Sleep Monsters

April 22nd - via:
Hi everyone! In honour of Earth Day 2019, I wanted to share with you one of the most exciting updates about the manufacturing of the Sleep Monsters. In partnership with, the Sleep Monsters will be made using 100% recycled PET... (Read More)

Happy Easter!

April 21st - via:
Happy Easter everyone! Wishing everyone love, cheer, and lots of colourful eggs this weekend! Hopefully you're feeling a little more upbeat than poor Penny here....  (Read More)

What a crazy ride this is!

April 17th - via:
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