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:
The team formerly known as Palette Gear has rebranded as Monogram and released an upgraded version of their modular, creative console. Designed to work with a wide range of creative workflows, the system is made up of magnetic sliders, dials, and keys that can be customized for your needs. The new release features an innovative Orbiter Disc module for color grading.
About the size of a remote, this portable, WiFi-enabled printer boasts the ability to print on almost any surface. We're most intrigued by its potential to become a valuable tool for fast prototyping.
This timeless ceramic dinnerware collection comes with a twist: the glazes are made entirely out of common factory waste materials (think: clay remains, crushed glass, marble dust) that are carefully calibrated into a range of great colors.
Combining the hands-on appeal of traditional DIY toys with the allure of creative world-building, Cardkits are visually stunning paper toys that allow kids to form interactive miniature cityscapes that are worth getting lost in.
This wooden balance bike will help young kids find their equilibrium in style. The lightweight frame is made of beechwood and impressively detailed, including an adjustable seat.