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HICKIES 2.0 - The Evolution of Shoelaces

A project in Brooklyn, NY by Mariquel & Gaston

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Turn your shoes into slip-on & never tie again. Make them look, fit and perform better. Now with adaptive technology. #LifeWithoutLaces
Backers: 13538
Average Pledge Per Backer: $43

Funded: $580,605 of $25,000
Dates: Sep 26th -> Nov 5th (40 days)
Project By: Mariquel & Gaston
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October 28th - via:
Hey backers! Have we passed $325K?!! WHAAAAAT! Thank you all so much for the love and support! This calls for a celebration, don't you think? So we've decided to add two new stretch goals. Ready? If we reach $450K, the backers who got THREE or more... (Read More)

How we are getting ready to produce your rewards

October 21st - via:
Hi backers, Hope you are well and happy! Today, we wanted to go into a more technical update and talk about our design and manufacturing process – and how we're getting ready to produce your rewards. Our design processWe spent the last couple of... (Read More)

How to use HICKIES 2.0 in different shoes

October 18th - via:
Hi backers, Hope you're all doing amazing! :) Here at HICKIES we're still smiling and buzzing from the LIVE STREAM we did yesterday – we had so much fun and simply love connecting with all you awesome people! For those of you that missed it, you... (Read More)

New stretch goal!

October 12th - via:
Hi backers, Thanks to you, we have reached $200k which means we’ll be producing lavender, red and charcoal grey, yay! So now you’ll be able to choose HICKIES 2.0 for adults in 12 colors.   But that’s not all! We talked to the operations team... (Read More)

First stretch color + add-on announced!

October 7th - via:
Hi backers! Today, we'd like to say a massive THANK YOU to everyone who took the time to fill out our stretch goals survey – it was super helpful to hear your ideas and read your comments! We're in this together… So we can happily say that based... (Read More)

Q&A with Mariquel and Gaston + Stretch goals survey!

October 5th - via:
Hi all, Thanks for the time you spent with us during the live stream yesterday! It was great to connect with you and answer your questions! If you have more, we are happy to help! For those who missed it, you can still watch it below:   Next... (Read More)

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October 3rd - via:
Dear friends, We hope you all had an awesome weekend, whether you exercised, binge-watched your favourite tv-show, worked, or hit the bars! First of all, we want to say a massive THANK YOU to all of you for your support, and for showing us you're so... (Read More)


September 28th - via:
Hi all, We got funded in less than 48 hours, THANK YOU ALL SO MUCH! It’s no secret that we’re crazy about the crowdfunding experience. For us, Kickstarter is a real community, a home we are happy to come back to. Interacting with backers is so... (Read More)

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