Is a medieval touch missing from your wardrobe? If you want to look different, there is probably no better way to do so then to take your average pair of jean cut-off shorts and add dashes of chainmail to them.

These shorts in the above gallery were featured on Luxirare.com and are definitely for those with a punk/goth edge and perhaps fans of sword duels.

Implications - Companies often assume that consumers are looking for innovative and never-before-seen products. The reality, however, is that creative tweaks and modifications to commonly used or worn items can just as equally satisfy the needs and wants of consumers. By incorporating one idea or concept into another, companies can expand the appeal of one product that will open it up to a much wider clientele.