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Sarah Giblin
Works at Riut
Attended University of Manchester
Lives in Reading, United Kingdom
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Introducing RiutBag's hidden ticket pockets for commuters
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Introducing the RiutBag's invisible strap lengths
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RiutBag production started 14 January 2015! How did we get here?

www.facebook.com/riutbag Problems + solutions I promise to always report on any problems arising first. Whilst there have been small problems to handle on a daily basis – suppliers outside China affected by Christmas time pressures and some importing…
www.facebook.com/riutbag Problems + solutions I promise to always report on any problems arising first. Whilst there have been small problems to handle on a daily basis - suppliers outside China af...
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Ask me anything: successful Kickstarter creator answers 10 questions

www.riut.co.uk The point of Kickstarter is that one person with a good idea, some preparation and the energy to stick with it can raise funds to realise their idea with the help of the crowd alone. I did it and I’m happy to tell you more about anything…
www.riut.co.uk The point of Kickstarter is that one person with a good idea, some preparation and the energy to stick with it can raise funds to realise their idea with the help of the crowd alone....
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Happy new year Google+ and Twitter! Make it a revolutionary one!
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Problems + solutions: who makes RiutBags + are their working conditions bad?

http://www.riut.co.uk Look inside your bag. If you manage to find it, I’d guess that you’d find a little label saying your bag is made in China. Whilst we are busy living a high cost high convenience life, China is busy making making many of the things we…
www.riut.co.uk Look inside your bag. If you manage to find it, I'd guess that you'd find a little label saying your bag is made in China. Whilst we are busy living a high cost high convenience life...
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RiutBag has all its zips at the back so when you're wearing it, no one can access your things better than you.
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UK Kickstarter project creators: how to ship rewards - Freedom Logistics Ltd

www.facebook.com/riutbag This is a recommendation that you try Freedom Logistics for your shipping into the UK, especially if you’re just starting out or running a Kickstarter campaign on your own. Read on to find out why. How do 14 little boxes of…
www.facebook.com/riutbag This is a recommendation that you try Freedom Logistics for your shipping into the UK, especially if you're just starting out or running a Kickstarter campaign on your own....
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RiutBag production started 14 January 2015! How did we get here?

www.facebook.com/riutbag Problems + solutions I promise to always report on any problems arising first. Whilst there have been small problems to handle on a daily basis – suppliers outside China affected by Christmas time pressures and some importing…
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RiutBag production started 14 January 2015! How did we get here?

www.facebook.com/riutbag Problems + solutions I promise to always report on any problems arising first. Whilst there have been small problems to handle on a daily basis – suppliers outside China affected by Christmas time pressures and some importing…
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www.riut.co.uk The RiutBag – rucksack with no outer zips for safe, calm city travel – was fully funded on Kickstarter 26 November 2014. Here’s the Kickstarter page, with video http://kck.st/1tvaf06 Address reminder for Kickstarter backers: Login to…
www.riut.co.uk The RiutBag - rucksack with no outer zips for safe, calm city travel - was fully funded on Kickstarter 26 November 2014. Here's the Kickstarter page, with video  Address reminder for...
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How are rucksacks and bags made? Step by step manufacturing process

http://www.riut.co.uk I’m sharing the manufacturing process soon to come for the RiutBag just funded on Kickstarter. I recently visited the factory in China I’m using to get my bags made to send to my backers. I want to show my Kickstarter backers how…
www.riut.co.uk I'm sharing the manufacturing process soon to come for the RiutBag just funded on Kickstarter. I recently visited the factory in China I'm using to get my bags made to send to my bac...
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  • Riut
    Owner, 2014 - present
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Reading, United Kingdom
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Berlin, Germany - Paris, France - Beijing, China
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@_riut startup, maker, designer, extrovert
Introduction
I’m Sarah Giblin, the founder of Riut. Riut is a product design philosophy. It stands for Revolution in user thinking. 

The first Riut design is the RiutBag. It is an urban rucksack designed for commuters and city travellers.

We're in the middle of prototyping the RiutBag and preparing for autumn 2014 online product launch via Kickstarter. Keep an eye out on my blog http://riutbag.wordpress.com/

Focus: textiles, manufacturing, prototyping, zips, start up, entrepreneurism, British made, design, ideas, users, simplification, revolution, 3D printing, smart materials, 4D printing, Kickstarter

Previous: classical singer, PR and communications, journalist, publicist, silversmith assistant, law graduate
Education
  • University of Manchester
    Politics and economics, 2003 - 2007
  • Kendrick School, Reading
    1996 - 2003
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