There is something about an old typewriter that brings out the Ernest Hemingway in all of us. A MacBook, however sleek, will never have the romance of the clacking keys. As few folk these days want to fiddle about with carbon paper and inky ribbons, though, Utility has turned the top row of the keyboard into a coat rack. £35.
0151 708 4192, www.utilitydesign.co.uk