Silver Type Key Cufflink

These distinguished sterling silver cufflinks are handmade from the keys of real vintage typewriters.
created by

Ward Wallau

$80.00

Ward Wallau created by

Ward Wallau

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Letter Links

For any author, writer, or lover of letters, these distinguished sterling silver cufflinks are made from the keys of real vintage typewriters. Pick two of the first letter of a name, or go with two different letters to form initials - either your own or those of someone you love, so you can really wear your heart on your sleeve. Created by designer Ward Wallau. Handmade in the USA and Mexico.

Cufflinks are sold individually at $80, or $160 per pair.

As the cufflinks are handmade from various typewriters, font, color and style may vary slightly.

Authenticity card included.

MX

Made in Mexico

Ward Wallau

created by

Ward Wallau

location

California

Disappointed when the MTA filled in the "Y" cutout of their classic subway tokens, Ward Wallau was inspired to find a fun way to incorporate the unaltered tokens into cufflinks. He wanted to prove to the MTA that the original tokens were worthy of celebrating and repurposing and, after 11 years of "no," Ward became the first licensee of the New York City MTA. Since that time, this "authenticity hound," has assembled and grew his team of artisans, production staff, and authenticators in Berkeley, California, where they re-imagine nostalgic artifacts as unique gifts that tell a story. Ward loves breathing new life into things that already exist, be it letterpress blocks, a wooden seat from Wrigley Field, or a bat broken at a Major League baseball game. "This business is ever-challenging, dynamic, and satisfying," he says. "It's not a good day if you don't learn something new!"

Handmade Recycled
Made from
silver
Measurements
.75" L x .5" diameter
Ingredients
Notes
Sterling silver weight: 0.9 oz
Item ID
13555

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This is a made-to-order item. If you order today your item will ship no later than 8/27/2018.

At this time, this item cannot be shipped to P.O. Boxes or to APO/FPO or US Territories. Contact custom@uncommongoods.com with any questions.

Note: Cufflinks are sold individually at $70, or $140 per pair.


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pretty disappointed

2

I was really looking forward to giving these to my boyfriend for our 1 yr anniversary however I am returning them because they look really cheap. I showed a few my girl friends and they all said it looked like something I paid only a of dollars for. The metal part has poor quality and the initial does not look classy as I hoped. I read a lot of the reviews before buying the product and everyone seems to have different qualities in the product so maybe I just got unlucky with mine. :\

VA

false

perfect gift!

5

my husband, who loves cufflinks and all things vintage, adored these cufflinks. he now wears these to the most important events in our lives.

jersey city, nj

true

not a set

4

not sold in a set which is deceiving when shopping. nice quality. great gift for a writer.

new york, ny

true

You've got to be kidding

1

Bought two as gifts assumed would be pairs and not single cuff links, I love Uncommongoods but this merchant is obviously confusing. Too bad the two I ordered weren't the same initial, since I could have then had a proper set.

Brentwood, TN

false

So cool

4

I got this for my husband and he likes them a lot.

San Francisco

true

Cool Cufflink

4

These typewriter key cufflinks are pretty cool. I got them for my fiance for our wedding coming up in his initials. I kinda wish I had a reason to wear them myself :)

San Francisco

true

Beautiful and Unique Gift

5

I bought these cufflinks as a gift for a close friend and colleague of mine who has two last names. He loved that they were both classic and unique, and really loved the "custom" feel of them (since I had purchased his initials). He said the gift was heartfelt and thoughtful, and would be a great conversation starter in his business travels. I am so glad that I purchased them!

San Jose, CA

true

Excellent product and speedy delivery

5

Pricing was competitive to stores that carried these sterling silver typewriter key cufflinks, but did not have the letters I needed. Uncommon Goods had the desired letters and the quick delivery was amazing. I was very pleased. Their packaging in T shirt bags is very appealing. I bought three so my son can mix it up!

East Stroudsburg, PA

true

Looks even better than the picture

5

Really was better quality than I expected. The initials were very clear and precise.

Salem, Ar

true

Nice Cufflink

5

Gave a pair (two different initials) to my husband, who liked them very much. They're whimsical and of a good quality--I'd order these again. Great gift!

Pennsylvania

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Silver Type Key Cufflink

4.2 56

87.5

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