Second Childhood

The consumer desire to recreate simpler times is satisfied

Implications - Adulthood is filled with responsibilities and mundane tasks, causing consumers to crave the simplicity of childhood. Methods of doing so are increasing in numbers, as adults now have access to age-appropriate versions of toys they loved or methods of sharing and recreating their favorite childhood memories. Companies that provide the means to relive simpler times will resonate well with the nostalgic consumer.
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Hot Top 5 Examples: 28,649 Total Clicks Feb 13 - Apr 13
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Childhood Recreation Photos - Irina Werning Pays Homage to the Pictures of the Past
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V. Hot 9,130 Clicks Pub: Apr 13, 13
Childhood Recreation Photos
Irina Werning Pays Homage to the Pictures of the Past
While some people enjoy taking a walk down memory lane by looking at dated pictures of themselves, others find the act of looking at awkward snap shots of themselves an agonizing experience, but... [More]
Hilarious Reenacted Baby Pics - My Precious Roommate Blog Gets a Grown Man to Recreate Baby Pics
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V. Hot 9,456 Clicks Pub: Mar 17, 13
Hilarious Reenacted Baby Pics
My Precious Roommate Blog Gets a Grown Man to Recreate Baby Pics
These re-enacted baby pics are a stroke of genius. Created by an anonymous Canadian blogger, the humorous pictures recreate a number of intimate childhood moments, from a range of different poses... [More]
Revamped Old School Consoles - The NES Console Gets Redesigned with a Built-in Screen
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Hot 3,545 Clicks Pub: Mar 14, 13
Revamped Old School Consoles
The NES Console Gets Redesigned with a Built-in Screen
Gamers can often be some of the most devoted and loyal people out there, and Vimeo user Silius is a prime example of that. This vintage video game console has been dismantled to incorporate an LCD... [More]
Toy-Resurrecting Apps - The Tamagotchi iPhone App Lets You Relive Your Childhood
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Hot 2,611 Clicks Pub: Feb 22, 13
Toy-Resurrecting Apps
The Tamagotchi iPhone App Lets You Relive Your Childhood
Tamagotchi iPhone App—just mull the implications of this over for a second. If the word Tamagotchi brings back memories of childhood summers spent on beck and call for a needy pixelated pet... [More]
DIY Gaming Smartphone Mods - Turn a Game Boy into an Android Controller with These DIY Instructions
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Mild 3,907 Clicks Pub: Mar 21, 13
DIY Gaming Smartphone Mods
Turn a Game Boy into an Android Controller with These DIY Instructions
Gaming can be wonderful on Android devices, but to truly be considered a gaming smartphone, the device should have some physical buttons to work with. Thanks to these clever DIY instructions by... [More]
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