Lauren Manoogian has combined fashion-forward statement jewelry design with the office world with her paperclip and vinyl tape necklaces.

The jewelry designs by Lauren Manoogian come in a variety of bold colors, and make it hard to believe they're made of office supplies like paperclips! Take a look at these great designs by Lauren Manoogian, and marvel at the fact she has that much patience.

Implications - Due to the recession, consumers were less inclined to travel for pure leisure; however, a surge of products in the marketplace which reflect foreign cultures allow consumers to achieve that international adventurer appearance. Industries can cater to their domestic-dwelling consumers by providing them with culturally inspired products.