From Anatomical Mobile Phones to Guido Valentines

By: Ryan Hinkson - Published: Aug 2, 2010   Updated: Jun 15 2011
Not to sounds to corny, but everything does start and end with our hearts, so it's no surprise that images of hearts pop-up everywhere. This cluster of heart-shaped innovations features heart-shaped clothing, artwork, accessories, furniture and so much more. Some of these heart-shaped goodies are actually shaped like the true shape of the actual organ.

From anatomical mobile phones to guido valentines, you'll love these heart-shaped innovations.

Implications - The heart is a universal symbol that consumers can easily identify and associate with positive themes. As such, many consumers will purchase heart-shaped items based strictly on familiarity. Corporations looking to capitalize on this pattern can similarly incorporate hearts into the design elements of their products.