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Score: 8
This Month and Warm Top 4 Examples: 6,979 Total Clicks Date Range: Nov 14 - Dec 14
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Consumers encourage those around them to create their own presents with kits
Implications - Instead of DIYing a gift for someone, consumers are taking the reverse approach by giving elaborate kits as presents. This collaboration-focused movement fosters a more intimate experience for all those involved to deliver an interactive, tangible product that's more appealing than a pre-made item. [More]
Score: 6.2
This Month and Mild Top 4 Examples: 30,506 Total Clicks Date Range: Aug 12 - Dec 14
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Involving peers in celebratory gatherings, consumers turn to DIY activities
Implications - Adding an element of bonding to celebratory occasions like weddings and birthdays, consumers are turning to DIY crafts as a method of peer-to-peer engagement. Providing an opportunity for consumers, particularly females, to socialize in a more personal setting, celebratory crafting reflects a need for more low-key and affordable forms of social interaction. [More]
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Score: 6.8
This Quarter and Warm Top 4 Examples: 27,979 Total Clicks Date Range: Nov 13 - Oct 14
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Consumers opt for DIY techniques to add personal touches to holiday decor
Implications - Moving away from the typical aesthetics found in store-bought products, consumers are turning to DIY activities to add individuality to holiday decor. Making Christmas trees and gift wrapping using unexpected materials, consumers are heightening seasonal experiences with greater sentimental features. This reflects a need to maintain tradition in a more creative and personalized manner. [More]
Score: 7.6
This Quarter and Warm Top 4 Examples: 39,751 Total Clicks Date Range: Aug 13 - Oct 14
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Consumers use tutorials and DIYs to make accessories hyper-personalized
Implications - As the number of consumers DIYing their own clothing rises, more and more people are using crafty techniques and tutorials to personalize apparel. This move towards customization on a budget signifies a preference and desire for fleeting fashion styles and affordable variety. [More]
Score: 6.5
This Quarter and Mild Top 4 Examples: 30,346 Total Clicks Date Range: Aug 12 - Sep 14
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Consumers alter toys and figurines with DIY touches for personal appeal
Implications - Seeking to heighten ordinary merchandise, consumers are turning to DIY techniques to add function and a sense of individuality specifically among toys as part of a series. Turning ordinary figurines into household decor and art displays, consumers are transforming store-bought toys into more pragmatic products, reflecting a shift away from pristine collectibles toward more adaptable and easily customized alternatives. [More]
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Score: 4.2
This Year and Untested Top 4 Examples: 3,262 Total Clicks Date Range: Jan 14 - Aug 14
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Consumers turn to international flavor as a means to combat complacent palates
Implications - The variety and availability of exotic flavors is rising, which has prompted consumers to try their hand at international cuisine. As the popularity of food blogs expose little known recipes and tricks, consumers are making their own traditional dishes to satisfy their desire for both exotic and homemade cuisine. [More]
Score: 8.3
This Year and Hot Top 4 Examples: 49,214 Total Clicks Date Range: Feb 14 - Aug 14
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Consumers look to obviously upcycled design elements to convey originality
Implications - Beyond the obvious eco benefits of upcycled goods, consumers are looking to intentionally rustic design aesthetics to convey their hip originality. As young consumers grow weary of adult life, the incorporation of recycled goods maintains a unique aesthetic despite lifestyle changes. [More]
Score: 7.4
This Year and Warm Top 4 Examples: 44,937 Total Clicks Date Range: Jun 13 - Aug 14
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Animal appreciation takes a customized approach as owners seek to foster bonds
Implications - Adding a personalized touch to forms of appreciation, pet owners are turning to custom-made furnishings for sentimental appeal. Crafting perches and beds from scratch, pet owners are able to provide everyday necessities in a more tailor-made manner, speaking to a desire for more expressive forms of pet appreciation. [More]
Score: 7.3
This Year and Warm Top 4 Examples: 11,727 Total Clicks Date Range: Jun 14 - Aug 14
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As brands look to convey wholesome qualities, a handmade aesthetic is adopted
Implications - As the DIY boom rages on, consumers are warming to products that boast a nostalgic, homemade aesthetic. Utilizing a handmade-like branding approach, the products appeal to consumers who are charmed by the rustic notion of handcrafted goods. [More]
Score: 6.1
This Year and Warm Top 4 Examples: 8,703 Total Clicks Date Range: Aug 13 - Aug 14
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As consumers become more accustomed to DIY, homemade cameras gain popularity
Implications - As consumers shift back towards making their own goods, more and more are taking on complex tasks including making sophisticated photography equipment. Completed with kits and homemade tools, the equipment denotes consumer preference to shift away from store-bought goods and try it themselves first. [More]