Actor Tom Hanks is a typewriter aficionado with an impressive vintage collection. He collaborated with Hitcents to create a word processor app for iPad, Hanx Writer, that mimics the way manual typewriters sound, feel and perform. The app features three custom typefaces, and has wireless support so that you can easily print your typewritten works of genius.
A white desk is positioned against pastel yellow walls in this small office area. A green electric typewriter complements the green chair and artwork. An antique bird cage, small three-legged table and floor lamp accessorize the quaint study space.
A white desk is positioned against pastel yellow walls in this small office space. A vintage typewriter, framed artwork, fun accessories and bird-shaped pulls on the drawers add a ton of personality. Patterned wallpaper inside the desk also adds character to the work space.
Solid colors in the bed linens and curtains are a good balance for the patterned wallpaper in this bedroom. Vintage touches, including a typewriter and old table, work with the contemporary pieces as well.
What was once a ho-hum, unused dining room became this whimsical home office and studio for a homeowner who works from home. To inspire her, the space was filled with fun, energizing color; on a practical front, there's tons of storage.
A guest bedroom plays tribute to yesteryear by repurposing an antique typewriter table into a useful nightstand. Contemporary furnishings and wallpaper blend with the table and other antiques for a put-together-over-time look.