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Flashback to Yesteryear With the Marc Jacobs USB Hubs

By: Brian G Randles - Published:   Updated: Jul 11 2011 • References: marcjacobs & hypebeast
The Marc Jacobs USB hubs hark back to the days when you wore your heart on your sleeve and put your soul on a double-sided cassette tape.

Featuring drawings that look like they came from a broken-hearted emo kid stuck in the proverbial locker, the Marc Jacobs USB hubs are the perfect gift for Valentine’s day, and the perfect accessory for any tech-friendly romantic.

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Implications - In the last few years, there has been a renewed vigor for products that utilize 21 century technology, but are designed in a way that calls of the 70s and 60s. One of the ways a company can capitalize on this movement is by featuring products that look authentically vintage, but are built with the sturdiness of a new millennium product. The commodity will connect with throwback-seeking consumers and older people reminded of their youth.

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