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Absorbent Adaptation

Hectic consumer schedules call for dual-function cleaning products

Implications - Today's fast-pace times call for multi-purpose products, especially in the realm of hygiene. Products that simultaneously clean and serve an alternate purpose are popping up as a result. Particularly helpful in a home with children, absorbent material functioning as standard fabric introduces the idea of cleaning on the go, speaking to a desire for ultra convenience.
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Packed Lunch Snack Wrappers
Packed Lunch Snack Wrappers
Picnic Packaging Has a Scrumptious Homespun Appeal That's Reusable
The old-timey methods of selling products have since been replaced by fancy bottles and illustrated boxes, but the Picnic packaging concept comes full circle. Consumers are now beginning to... MORE
Endearing Japanese Towel Art
Endearing Japanese Towel Art
Oshibori Art Replaces Japanese Paper Origami With Wet Hand Towels
If you’re a Japanese trend enthusiast, you’ve probably heard of Origami, a traditional Japanese art of folding paper into shapes. And then there’s Oshibori art, the art of folding... MORE
Odor-Absorbing Sockless Inserts
Odor-Absorbing Sockless Inserts
Never Buy Socks Again with Sole Socks
Finding the right pair of socks can be a pain–especially if you’re trying to go for that sockless look; Sole Socks bypasses the idea of socks altogether in favor of an odor absorbing insert.... MORE
DIY Puppet Character Robes
DIY Puppet Character Robes
The 'Cookie Monster & Elmo Hooded Towel' is Perfect for Children
If you’re looking to make your little ones something cozy and fun to wear when they step out of the bath, then this DIY ‘Cookie Monster & Elmo Hooded Towel’ is the perfect way... MORE
Poolside Villain Costumes
Poolside Villain Costumes
These Despicable Me Costumes are Perfect for Drying Off Tiny Minions
With Despicable Me 2 being released in a few short days, fans of the franchise and its adorable yellow minions can celebrate the new film by donning some functional and fashionable Despicable Me... MORE
Note-Taking Napkins
Note-Taking Napkins
These Cocktail Napkin Notes Makes Exchanging Numbers More Memorable
Whether you are grabbing someone’s phone number or jotting down an ingenious new idea before it slips away, cocktail napkin notes are about to get a lot cuter. These printed serviettes are... MORE

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