If you “know me” at all, then you know I love to make handmade gifts. It’s part of the reason we started Wee Folk Art :) I certainly don’t make all my gifts, however, and when I do buy a gift, I like to get something that is as unique as the people I am buying for. I’ve been purchasing gifts from Uncommon Goods for many years and for many reasons.
First, their gifts are really, well, really uncommon!
Second, Uncommon Goods is a socially conscious company (read more about it here). They are a B Corp which means they use the power of business to solve social and environmental problems. For example, their lowest-paid seasonal worker starts at 50% above minimum wage. Most of their products are made in the United States and about 1/3 of their entire collection incorporates recycled or upcycled materials.
Third, Uncommon Goods provides a venue for artists and designers to showcase their talents. Half of the products sold are handmade. And, in most cases, the artists are spotlighted along with the products they create. Obviously, we love to introduce our readers...Read more