Sunski Sunglasses

A project in San Francisco, CA by Tom and Michael

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Sunskis are vintage Australian sunglasses that were nearly lost to the world. But we're about to change that and bring them back!
Backers: 3281
Average Pledge Per Backer: $48

Funded: $157,067 of $9,800
Dates: Jul 9th -> Aug 6th (28 days)
Project By: Tom and Michael
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Latest News

The New Sunski Shoreline Sunglasses- $58 USD

September 27th - via:
These are the new Sunski Shoreline sunglasses, they have styling inspired by classic aviator designs and their frames are made from SuperLight – an in-house developed polymer made from recycled plastics. (Read More)

Thanks everybody for your amazing support of the Walkabouts

August 7th - via:
Dear friends and backers, I just wanted to take a quick minute to let you know how unbelievably thankful we are that you guys rallied to support the Walkabouts on our latest crowdfunding campaign. Thanks to you guys we've been able to launch this... (Read More)

Matte-black Sunskis are here! Check out the new limited-run Sunski Walkabouts!

July 21st - via:
Hi everyone! Long time no update! We wanted to write so that you guys could be the first to know about our new limited-run, matte-black style of Sunskis. You guys were with us from the beginning, and since there's only a limited number of... (Read More)

Sunski Tag-a-thon Spectacular!

February 18th - via:
Hello Everybody!  We wanted to write and thank everybody so much for helping us realize this dream of bringing back the Sunskis. Each and every one of you have our most heartfelt thanks and appreciation for making this project so special. We've come... (Read More)

Update 13!

December 10th - via:
I apologize for so many emails in such a short period of time, but we are moving quickly and need to get information out there. Good news: we're CLEARED!  Because we cannot begin printing labels until everybody's address changes are in, we're... (Read More)

Shipping address survey

December 9th - via:
Hi Everybody!   Here's a picture of me writing this update right now: We're gearing up to start shipping as soon as we get clearance this coming week, and we wanted to send out a survey to give a last chance to change your shipping address in case... (Read More)

Update # 11!

December 7th - via:
Hi Everybody! I just wanted to take a quick break from packing boxes to give you all an update on the Sunski Situation. Also, there's an important bulletin at the end of this letter so be sure to at least read that. We received the air shipment right... (Read More)

Sunski Election Voter's Guide

November 6th - via:
So coincidentally, our Sunski survey coincides with the election for the next president of the USA.  So if you haven't voted yet, do so!  Then be sure to vote in our Sunski survey as well! The way this works is simple: in a few hours everybody will... (Read More)

Survey Coming Soon!

October 25th - via:
Hello everyone!  We wanted to give you guys a short update here on where we are in the production timeline and the highly anticipated survey! First of all, production of the sunglasses is going really well. We expect be to right on schedule with our... (Read More)

Production timeline

September 19th - via:
Hi Everybody! This is the update you have been waiting for: the final details about the Sunski arrival! The great news is that even though we are making 15 times the original number of Sunskis, it’s only going to take us an extra two months to do... (Read More)

Update #7! (awesome and inventive titles, right?)

August 30th - via:
Hello everybody! I hope you all are gearing up to do something fun for the weekend! Here in San Francisco, September marks the beginning of our Indian summer, so we cannot wait for it to arrive. It also marks the beginning of the best of the... (Read More)

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