- Location: online only
- Specialty: Simple, well-designed necessities
- Price range: $
- Website: museumofusefulthings.com
- Founded: 1999
- Headquarters: Cambridge, Ma.
Sometimes the most simple of tools offer the best user experience. At Museum of Useful Things, you will find classic, well-designed objects that provide optimum functionality while staying free of all those bells and whistles. For over eleven years, Museum of Useful Things has showcased products that have withstood the test of time, thanks to their classic designs. Their line of simple objects run the gamut from dust pans and kitchen timers to laundry carts and giant rubber bands. The hard to find industrial and vintage style inventory is full of home tools and useful items that will provide the basic joy of a job well done, won't cost a fortune and will look great in just about any style home. Images via Museum of Useful Things