Trend watch: Unique 2014 calendars for the new year

You’ll happily display these eye-catching, out-of-the-ordinary calendars and planners.



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Say so long to simple date keepers and plan your upcoming year with these unconventional calendars. There are wall styles that double as a basketball hoop from Amazon, versions that are also coasters from Annie’s Blue Ribbon General Store and a desk accessory that’s a puzzle from Paper Source.

  • Photograph: Alvina Lai

    Workman Publishing Hoops! wall calendar, $13, at

  • Photographer: Lauren Spinelli

    Sugarcube Press coaster calendar (12 letterpress coasters and a desk stand), $23, at Annie’s Blue Ribbon General Store, 232 Fifth Ave between Carroll and President Sts, Park Slope, Brooklyn (718-522-9848,

  • Good Morning Inc. 3-D flowers calendar, $26, at

  • Photographer: Lauren Spinelli

    Paper Source puzzle calendar, $13, at Paper Source, locations throughout the city; visit

  • Dirty Bandits Silly (real) Holidays calendar, $12, at

  • Luckies On This Day perpetual calendar (heat-sensitive boxes reveal an interesting factoid each day), $25, at

  • Photograph: Alvina Lai

    Workman Publishing Darts! magnetic wall calendar (doubles as a dartboard with a new design each month), $16, at

  • Ni Yafei Art Works 3-D–printed acoustic designed universal cell-phone desk stand with music sound amplifier, $35, at

  • Heather Lins Year in Stitches calendar kit, $25, at

  • Photographer: Lauren Spinelli

    Ecka & Pecka mouse-pad board-game calendar (a different game featured each month), $18, at

  • Good Morning Inc. 3-D Rocking Chair calendar, $24, at

  • Erin Condren 18-month personalized life planner, $50, at

  • Inkello matchbook calendar, $8, at

  • Workman Publishing A Year of Beer page-a-day box calendar, $13, at

  • Sugar Paper Kate desk calendar, $52, at

Photograph: Alvina Lai

Workman Publishing Hoops! wall calendar, $13, at

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