Creativity

Classic Keys for the Modern Memorandum: Jack Zylkin’s USB Typewriter

Classic Keys for the Modern Memorandum: Jack Zylkin’s USB Typewriter

When I was a kid, my mom had a beautiful old typewriter. I remember carefully inserting bright white sheets of paper, punching those big, round keys, hearing that delightful ding and the unmistakable sound emitted when I pulled back the lever, and the smell of a fresh, inky ribbon. Although it may not always be practical to type hard copies these days, with liquid paper being more work than hitting backspace and all, just looking at a typewriter does bring happy thoughts to many who have used one, and some who haven't--but see them in old movies, in antique stores, and on our some of our favorite period TV shows...
Community Comments: Praise for Uncommon Designs

Community Comments: Praise for Uncommon Designs

When a brand new creative design comes our way we get pretty excited. What could be better than the thrill of discovering a new uncommon good? Seeing our community get just as excited as we are! We love seeing those "thumbs ups" in our community voting app followed by feedback explaining what you love about the designs. Of course, commenting isn't just for the voting app. If you own an uncommon good, we want to know why you love it! Here are a few examples of community comments that make us smile.
Contest: Share your Favorite New Designs & Win!

Contest: Share your Favorite New Designs & Win!

We love reading voter feedback in our community voting app and we want to thank you for sharing your enthusiasm for new designs and talented designers with the chance to win! Share your favorite potential products on Twitter and you could win a $20 UncommonGoods gift certificate to help buy your favorite new design (or one of the existing uncommon products you've been pining for).
Uncommon New Designs: Foodie Favorites

Uncommon New Designs: Foodie Favorites

Whether you're a great cook, a self-proclaimed foodie, or a competitive eater in training, you'll love these epicurean-friendly new designs. In fact, our community voting app contains a medley of tools to get you baking, broiling, chopping, and whipping.