Introducing Backgammon Baby, a throwback and resurgence of the world’s most creative, innovative, and colorful backgammon sets on the market by designer Erica Anenberg. The ‘aha’ moment came in December 2018 while Erica was in Las Vegas for a George Strait concert. She ran into her friend who is a professional poker player. The conversation evolved into how backgammon is having a reawakening when he mentioned his friend had recently given backgammon lessons to Ben Affleck and Toby Maguire. Anenberg was obsessed with the game in the ‘70s, picked it up again, and brought the trend back to life by designing her own innovative sets and the response has been incredible! Backgammon Baby has garnered the attention of Ashton Kutcher, Reese Witherspoon, Jessica Alba, Chrissy Teigan, Jamie King, Kai Gerber, Kristen Bell, Selma Blair, Sarah Michelle Gellar and Becca Tobin.
Backgammon Baby boards are made with a cushioned playing field, stitched points, and soft vegan colorful leather. Each set is adorned with chrome buckles, resin made checkers, solid dice for fair roles and a signature logo plate with four series: The Roll up, Classic, Professional and Tournament series. Prices range from $129-$429.
More about Erica Anenberg:
LGBTQ entrepreneur, Erica Anenberg, the founder of Backgammon Baby is best known for her designs and is a fashion designer and multimedia artist. Her work has garnered acclaim from fashion and pop culture media such as Marie Claire, People Magazine, and Fine Jewelry News. After graduating from California State University (Northridge) with a degree in photography, Erica studied glass at Pilchuck in Seattle and jewelry design at Otis Parsons College of Art and Design. She has been designing and developing products and accessories for 20 years. Erica’s expertise is in jewelry, handbags, homeware and backgammon sets, however she has developed many other products such as blankets, sunglasses, watches, scarves, French presses, workout accessories, and roller massagers. She lives in Calabasas with her son and soon to be wife
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