The World's Best TRAVEL JACKET with 15 Features || BAUBAX

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TRAVEL JACKET with built-in Neck Pillow, Eye Mask, Gloves, Earphone Holders, Drink Pocket, Tech Pockets of all sizes! Comes in 4 Styles
Backers: 44949
Average Pledge Per Backer: $204

Funded: $9,192,056 of $20,000
Dates: Jul 7th -> Sep 3rd (59 days)
Project By: BAUBAX LLC
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