Summer

Our Backyard Party Pinterest Contest Winner!

Our Backyard Party Pinterest Contest Winner!

We're sure this week has seen plenty of backyard parties, thanks to July 4th! While our social media team isn't taking an extra-long holiday weekend like many lucky folks out there, we are seriously celebrating BBQs, beaches, and backyard parties and we're pleased to announce the winner of our first ever Backyard Party Pinterest Contest.
Backyard Party Pinterest Contest

Backyard Party Pinterest Contest

Summer is finally here and we can't wait for backyard barbecues and picnics in the park. In fact, we have been Pinning about it all winter and now want to see your summer inspiration boards! One lucky winner will receive an UncommonGoods gift card to furnish their summer party.
Gift Lab: Summer Picnic

Gift Lab: Summer Picnic

ThePicnic Backpack ($40) is a two person picnic backpack. The core of the backpack is fully insulated thermal lined pocket, while the smaller front pocket comes with storage for [also included] two: plates, cups, napkins, forks, spoons, knives. There is also one waiter’s tool bottle opener. It also has a cell phone pocket on the strap and side and front pockets for a bottle and accessories.
Meet Becca!

Meet Becca!

Hi y’all! My name is Becca and I am the newest addition to the UncommonGoods team. I will be blogging and tweeting about UG throughout the summer. I would love for you to get to know me. Here are some fun facts…
The Judges, the Lunch and the Winner!

The Judges, the Lunch and the Winner!

Last week the judges of the Summer Picnic Design Challenge met at Eat in Greenpoint, Brooklyn to discuss the top five voted designs and decide on a winner. Around the table were Candace, the tabletop buyer for UncommonGoods, Ian Yolles from RecycleBank, and Jessica and Emily of Susty Party. The food was farm fresh, the weather had us in the mood for a summer picnic and the judges were ready to deliberate.