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Perpetual Adaptation

Obsessed with aesthetics, society embarks on the eternal makeover

Implications - Consumers still place tremendous importance on aesthetics, despite the existence of campaigns championing inner beauty over physical attractiveness and product functionality over external design. Makeovers of every kind run the gamut, with everything from iconic cartoons to plane interiors receiving generous revamps. Technology, especially, is an area in which the continual search for aesthetic betterment seems never-ending.
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Retro Barbie Makeovers
Retro Barbie Makeovers
Chrome Hearts Barbie Collaboration Will Rock Your World
The collaboration between Barbie and Chrome Hearts definitely has everyone’s head turned. Decked out in Chrome Hearts gear, the 12 individual dolls are over three feet tall, with their hair done up by… MORE
Pimpin' Plane Makeovers
Pimpin' Plane Makeovers
The BMW Aircraft Interior Reaches a New Altitude of Decadence
In case you can't stand to be in the air for hours without being reminded of your favorite German made car, never fear--the introduction of the BMW aircraft interior should settle your nerves. Contracted… MORE
play_circle_filled Super Smartphone Upgrades
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The iPhone OS 4.0 Gives Your Favorite Device Some Extra Muscle
Just like your Honda Civic, every once in a while your mobile phone needs a little kick. The iPhone OS 4.0 is sure to take your smartphone experience to the next level. Recently introduced by Steve Jobs,… MORE
$6,000 Laptops
$6,000 Laptops
Colorware Stealth Macbook Pro Gets a Matte Black Makeover
Dramatic lighting aside, the images of this $6,000 Colorware Stealth MacBook Pro are amazing. With a full matte black finish, the MacBook Pro's backlit keys feel far more sinister. There will only be… MORE
8-Bit Album Makeovers
8-Bit Album Makeovers
Sound of Design Creates Digital Versions of Classic Album Covers
Classic album covers from popular bands have been redesigned by Sound of Design. Typical artists such as Nirvana, Pink Floyd and Kiss have had their most popular albums presented in a digital prototype,… MORE
Superhero Makeovers
Superhero Makeovers
Ame-Comi Figures are a New Take on Comic Book Heroes
For decades, the superhero/comic book character figure industry had a pretty basic type of collectible figure -- the action figure. Over the past several years, an artistic revolution has taken place and… MORE
Cubist Cartoon Makeovers
Cubist Cartoon Makeovers
'Cube Dudes' by Angus Maclane Features LEGO Pop Culture Icons
These 'Cube Dudes' by Angus Maclane represent the artist's LEGO interpretation of pop culture icons. From Bruce Lee to Homer Simpson, Maclane has the heavy hitters covered, but there is also a LEGO sculpture… MORE
Revamped Polaroid Prototypes
Revamped Polaroid Prototypes
Evan Jardee Creates a Hi-Tech, Fashionable Polaroid Redesign
The Polaroid camera, whether you like it or not, has gone the way of the dodo. The ability to print a picture on site has lost a lot of its appeal since what people really want to do now is share their… MORE
Bank-Breaking Laptops
Bank-Breaking Laptops
The MacBook Air Platinum Will Have You Dish Out Half a Million Dollars
The MacBook Air Platinum is probably the most expensive MacBook you will ever find and it won't be at your local Apple retail store. This special MacBook is made out of the expensive metal platinum. Stuart… MORE
Internet Game Makeovers
Internet Game Makeovers
'Social Media Monopoly the Board Game' is Fun for All Geeks
Social Media Monopoly the Board Game sounds like the classic game the Trend Hunter office would love and my younger sibling would disdain. With cheeky squares such as MySpace instead of jail and Wi-Fi… MORE

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