Price:$78-$450 Status: $8,324 of $21,500 goal Estimated Delivery: August 2015 There really is no fashionable way to carry a six-pack of booze. That is until now. Designed by a small group of craftspeople in Hudson Valley, this stylish leather beer carrier assembles in six quick folds. Sixfold manages to construct its products from “sustainable eco-friendly leather and walnut,” while laser-cutting each pattern for high-quality performance. Cheers to that!
Holus Interactive Tabletop Holographic Display
Price:$560 Status: $194,826 of $40,296 goal - FUNDED Estimated Delivery: August 2016 Picture a tabletop holographic platform that takes your digital content and converts it into a 3D hologram. That’s pretty much the Holus in a nutshell. The device boasts a coated plexiglass prism and projector underneath it that beams four images of the same object onto the walls of the prism to create the illusion. But get this—it displays the content from any smartphone, tablet, or computer. Now you can have the Tupac hologram perform in your living room at a fraction of what the Coachella organizers paid.
Hank the Beer Tank
Price:$700 Status: $17,835 of $75,000 goal Estimated Delivery: February 2016 Brewski lovers know the best of beer comes from the tap. So rather than lugging around a heavy-ass cooler filled with silver bullets, just settle on owning this portable kegerator. Hank the Beer Tank runs off almost any power source, including the plug in your car, while utilizing an advanced compressor chiller to keep the beer at a precise temperature.
Dude Stick Men’s Lip Balm
Price:$5 Status: $8,723 of $750 goal - FUNDED Estimated Delivery: August 2015 Most men overlook the importance of lip care, so someone decided to make one in black. The Dude Stick aims to keep you well aware of it by using natural core ingredients to moisten your chappers. Each stick combines beeswax, cocoa butter, vitamin E, and peppermint oil to create a “cool mint tingle.” It also comes with a SPF 10 rating for sunscreen protection.
Nikola Phone Case
Price:$99 Status: $59,563 of $135,000 goal Estimated Delivery: January 2016 Battery life on the Galaxy S6 and iPhone 6 has been vastly improved, but it's still not always enough to get through an entire workday. Here is a case that makes use of your phone’s underutilized vitality by harvesting the wasted radio frequency energy and converting it to DC power for longer chargers. The Nikola optimized to have your phone battery last up to 50 percent longer in doing so.
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