Ducks in Tow

SomerSide: The ultimate lifestyle towel with 10 features

A project in Melbourne, AU by SomerSide

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Made from 85% recycled plastic bottles. The most stylish, soft, functional, and versatile towel for travel and everyday adventures
Backers: 354
Average Pledge Per Backer: $106 AUD

Funded: $37,455 AUD of $20,000 AUD
Dates: Sep 4th -> Oct 4th (30 days)
Project By: SomerSide
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Latest News

25-year-old, Gabby Samkova, raises $37,455 on Kickstarter to launch sustainable towel brand - Dynamic BusinessDynamic Business

November 4th - via:
Gabby is the founder of sustainable towel company ‘SomerSide,’ which is officially launching this month. The idea came to her when she was travelling around Bali and was confronted by the amount of plastic in the water. As an active surfer, this was something she was witnessing first-hand. (Read More)

3 Days to go, here are some important updates!

October 1st - via:
Thank you all so much for all your support and thank you to those who expressed their interest in the XL Dreamtime, it has been super helpful! Please have a look through this update as it has important information so you can get your order! ... (Read More)

Update on our stretch goal! And we're at $30K!

September 24th - via:
We will offer the XL in the dreamtime as our stretch goal if we reach $45,000 First off we want to say THANK YOU for helping us reach $30k!! More importantly thank you for saving up to 8,000 plastic bottles from landfill collectively. With 9 days to... (Read More)

We're happy to announce our stretch goal- Another XL!

September 17th - via:
We'll be offering the XL in another design if we hit 45k AUD! After speaking to our manufacturer, at 45k we will be able to offer an XL in another design. It may be limited to only Kickstarter backers depending on how well it's received. We've still... (Read More)

We've officially hit our goal of 20K

September 10th - via:
Thank you to all our backers for their wonderful support, we are so excited to be able to deliver SomerSide to you! Christmas has come early for us so here is our founder Gabby giving a thank you message in a Santa hat! You'll need an HTML5 capable... (Read More)

We're 95% of the way there! So here is a laugh for your Monday

September 8th - via:
Amazing result everyone! As a thank you we wanted to give you a laugh for your Monday so please enjoy this off cut: You'll need an HTML5 capable browser to see this content. Play Replay with sound Play with sound 00:00 00:00 Regardless of the outcome... (Read More)

75% funded in 48 hours! Thank you to all our backers

September 7th - via:
A big thank you to you for saving approximately 4,500 bottles from landfill from backing this project Amazing result and again a big thanks to ours backers. Wishing you all a lovely weekend from the SomerSide team. Cheers, Gabby, Founder of SomerSide... (Read More)

It's been a big 24 hours, and we're super happy with raising 50%

September 5th - via:
Thank you to all our backers who helped us reach 50%  We're so happy to be at 50% and we will be working hard to reach that $20,000 mark so we can bring somerside to life but we cannot to do without you! Please share the campaign with friends and... (Read More)

We have reached $7k in just 12 hours! Thank you for your wonderful support

September 4th - via:
Cheers to raising $7k in 12 hours Thank you to everyone for your support! Please continue to share this campaign with friends and family as we want to minimise waste this holiday season by gifting SomerSide!  Once we hit 75% we will definitely be... (Read More)

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