May 17 is Bike to Work Day and May is National Bike Month. We're celebrating cycling with some stats on which UncommonGoods' team members love to bike most.
Moved by the captivating, large-scale pieces created from found materials by El Anatsui, a self-proclaimed "ethnocentrista" shares a personal account of her experience viewing works by the Nigeria-based artist exhibited at the Brooklyn Museum.
Sean and Kristy have a deep love for slate, cheese, and their beloved Brooklyn neighborhood.
Watch the conversation as it happened at our last design event.
It only took a short subway ride to get from UncommonGoods headquarters to the Twig Terrariums studio in Gowanus, Brooklyn but when I got there I was surprised at how far away I felt - I stepped into a tiny forest of laughs, puppies and Lady Gaga songs (OK, there was only one puppy but you get the idea).
This morning the UncommonGoods staff reunited after a long weekend battling Hurricane Sandy in New York City. We shared our stories of terror, adventure and community. Here are some of our stories.