Design

From Soup to Scents: Hart Main’s Man Candles

From Soup to Scents: Hart Main’s Man Candles

Having a great idea is only the first step in building a successful business as a product designer. Hart Main took that step when he was just 13 years old. Hart's idea came to him while his sister was selling heavily-scented candles in common fragrances for a school fundraiser. He took a whiff of the wax and wondered why no one was making candles in scents that everyone could enjoy...
Morsels of Wisdom from our Design Panel

Morsels of Wisdom from our Design Panel

Earlier this week we hosted How to Make It: How to Make Money While Doing What You Love, a panel of design professionals who shared their experiences to local Brooklyn artists. They were each asked to share what advice they were given in their lives that they hold onto while making decisions in their creative business.
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).