Navigating the world of crowdfunding can be overwhelming, to put it lightly. Which projects are worth backing? Where's the filter to weed out the hundreds of useless smart devices? To make the process less frustrating, we scour the various online crowdfunding platforms to put together a weekly roundup of our favorite campaigns for your viewing (and spending!) pleasure. Go ahead, free your disposable income:
Instead of buying cleaning and personal care products in single-use plastic bottles that are typically 95% water anyway, use Cleanyst and your own tap to create a range of personalized products for body and home.
The Iris drawing tool works like the aperture mechanism on a camera to help you draw perfect circles. With its solid-brass build, it's a fancier compass that doubles as a desktop objet d'art.
The average American uses 415 cotton swabs a year, so imagine the impact if you could pare that down to just one! LastSwab is made of durable nylon and silicone and can withstand up to 1,000 washes. They come in eight colors and include a handy carrying case.
Make no mistake about it: the makers of NOTHING are offering you...nothing. But this nothing comes packaged in a beautiful custom die-cut envelope made of heavy cardstock, featuring letterpress details, a hand-embossed seal, security tape, and a signature. A quirky campaign that could lead to a fun gift for that person in your life who's impossible to shop for.
When activated, the UV bulb in this self-cleaning water bottle will kill 99.99% of bacteria inside. It also comes with an app that keeps track of your water intake throughout the day.