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Post-Crowdfunding campaign update and Welcome 2021!

Posted by Mia Toose on

Lots has happened since the close of the campaign on November 30, 2020 and I wanted to give you all an update on what’s been going on and what to expect in the coming months. The Campaign As you may recall, the original "ask" was 56K, which would have let me order all 4 Truli designs in every size while meeting the manufacturer's minimum order quantity.  However, 2 weeks into the campaign, it was clear I wasn't going to hit the target, so I connected with the manufacturer to figure out what options I had.  They allowed me to reduce...

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Crowdfunding Campaign Pre-Orders - Nov 6-30, 2020 - FUNDED!

Posted by Mia Toose on

THE CAMPAIGN IS NOW CLOSED - We hit the target and production is underway.  Inventory is expected to be restocked around July 2021.   Between November 6 - 30th, 2020 Pre-Orders accepted for any Truli Wetsuit in all 23 sizes (currently there are 21, but 2 additional sizes are being added) through the Truli Wetsuits Crowdfunding Campaign launched on IFundWomen.  If you are Canadian/British/Australian, pre-orders were taken in Canadian dollars right here. Crowdfunding is a popular strategy for companies like Truli to get customers involved to make products available.  The funding raised from pre-orders and other contributions will go directly to purchasing inventory to...

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Crowdfunding Campaign - SOON!

Posted by Mia Toose on

My goal is to create access to water sports for every woman by ensuring she has a good quality wetsuit that fits.  In so many cases a wetsuit will be the deciding factor on whether a woman will be able to participate or not and I am on a very focused mission to ensure women never have to sit on the sidelines due to lack of availability of gear. It's been 5 years since I first launched Truli Wetsuits and to say I've learned a lot, well, it's an understatement!  At this time, I have 4 styles that women love...

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