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8 Videos from How To Make It: Pitching Your Designs

8 Videos from How To Make It: Pitching Your Designs

This August we had the pleasure of hosting another How To Make It event, this time, in the basement of Park Slope's Union Hall. We love hearing from our artists and buyers on the panel but especially love getting the chance to meet local designers.
Our 8 Favorite Motivational Quotes

Our 8 Favorite Motivational Quotes

One of the questions we always ask when we stop by a studio is “what quote keeps you motivated?” The quotes always make us smile, and get us going…and they also got us thinking. Since our artists have graciously shared their favorite quotes with us, we decided to share ours with you.
How to Win a Design Challenge

How to Win a Design Challenge

Of course the final decision always comes down to the design and how well the buyers think it will sell at UncommonGoods, but keeping this advice in mind will help you avoid some road blocks that I have seen make or break the final decision.