Hendricks County Flyer, Avon, IN

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August 27, 2013

'Blobby Katy' toy to benefit Riley Hospital for Children

Stuffed animal designed by ex-patient

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INDIANAPOLIS —

As for Promise Monsters, they reached the thousand sales mark last Christmas and now have merchandise in more than 30 stores in 16 states. They raised $20,000 through a Kickstarter campaign this summer to buy more manufacturing equipment. Sewers are needed to ramp up supply for the impending holiday season.

“Believe it or not, we’re trying to get ready for Christmas already,” Michael said. “I already feel like we’re behind.”

And they still have lots of ideas for new Promise Monsters.

“We still plan on releasing new monsters every year on an ongoing basis,” Michael said.

Visit the website PromiseMonsters.com for more information.

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