Ego Chic

The inclination toward narcissism, particularly among Generation Z
Implications - Online broadcast tools like YouTube and social sites such as MySpace make garnering personal publicity easier than ever. Taking it to extremes are “I love Me” innovations like cufflinks with your face on them and “personal paparazzi.”
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Warm Top 6 Examples: 78,066 Total Clicks Mar 08 - Aug 08
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You as Medieval Art - Old-Fashioned Portraits by Eyeworks
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V. Hot 33,138 Clicks Pub: Apr 21, 08
You as Medieval Art
Old-Fashioned Portraits by Eyeworks
The middle ages have had a strong influence on fashion lately, with a lot of collection bearing medieval themes. However, the movement has gone beyond the catwalk and into the home. You can now have a… [More]
You As A Pop Up Greeting - Stand-Up Doll Contact Cards
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Hot 14,553 Clicks Pub: Jul 31, 08
You As A Pop Up Greeting
Stand-Up Doll Contact Cards
Emerson Taymor wanted a unique and creative contact card to promote himself, so he came up with this fun card where a cut-out of himself pops up and forms a stand-up doll. For maximum effect, Taymor used… [More]
Narcissistic Fashion Photo Shoots - Photograph Yourself at Topshop
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Hot 12,604 Clicks Pub: Jun 18, 08
Narcissistic Fashion Photo Shoots
Photograph Yourself at Topshop
Topshop is giving shoppers the chance to create their own fashion moment by setting up pop-up photo studios inside their stores. The UK retailer’s followers in London, Dublin and Manchester are presented… [More]
Personal Paparazzi - Hire Your Own Stalker with MethodIzaz
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Warm 4,999 Clicks Pub: Mar 23, 08
Personal Paparazzi
Hire Your Own Stalker with MethodIzaz
Want to know what you look like in public? At all times, in every situation? Hire your own personal paparazzi. They'll stalk you wherever you go, so you won't have to annoy your friends with, "Can you… [More]
Hire Your Own Paparazzi II - Celeb 4 A Day
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Warm 5,022 Clicks Pub: May 9, 08
Hire Your Own Paparazzi II
Celeb 4 A Day
Are you a star in your own mind? Think you should be getting your pics in magazines like US and Star? Well now you can. Celeb 4 A Day promises paparazzi will be around next time you stop for gas or shop… [More]
Cyber Makeovers - Make Yourself Hot With The Click of A Mouse
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Mild 7,750 Clicks Pub: Mar 23, 08
Cyber Makeovers
Make Yourself Hot With The Click of A Mouse
Upload a good facial photo of yourself and you will be able to try on makeup and hairstyles and no one has to see you until it's just perfect. Trying different looks and styles can give you the courage… [More]
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