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Top 100 Customization Trends of 2014

From Personalized Sneaker Accessories to Wooden Punch Buggies

— January 1, 2015 — Art & Design
With the rise of 3D printing, many of the top 2014 customization trends favor the use of technology over the kind of crafty, homespun creations that you can make with your own two hands.

In order to make products and services appealing to as wide an audience as possible, brands are rejecting the idea that one-size-fits-all. In doing this, this completely changes the notion of bespoke items being a luxury, as technology like 3D printing brings the opportunity for ordinary objects like headphones, shoes and prosthetics to be one of a kind.

Some standout examples of customization trends in 2014 include Pungas' 3D-printed shoe accessories for personalizing sneakers, Bamin's line of fully customizable handbags and the Floyd Leg attachments, which help you turn any flat surface into a table.

For more on how customization is shaping products, services and consumer experiences check out Trend Hunter's Customization Trend Report.
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Illuminated Shower Lamp Hybrids
Illuminated Shower Lamp Hybrids
Water Dream is Bringing Living Room Style to the Bathroom
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99
Boldly Graphic Branding
Boldly Graphic Branding
This Authentic Branding Design is Clean and Crafty
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98
Bespoke Designer Footwear
Bespoke Designer Footwear
Stuart Weitzman's SWxYOU Series Can Now Be Made into Custom Heels
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97
Graffiti Art Product Branding
Graffiti Art Product Branding
The Curtis Kulig Love Me Graffiti Art Products are Red Hot
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96
Rotating Traffic Lights
Rotating Traffic Lights
These Traffic Lights Make Keeping Your Road Sense Simple and Easy
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95
Nature-Infused High-Rises
Nature-Infused High-Rises
This Tree-Inspired Building Has Branch Like Balconies
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94
Floating Luxuriously Chic Abodes
Floating Luxuriously Chic Abodes
This Lavish House Boat Has Maritime Flair and Modern Comfort
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93
Multi-View Mountain Lodges
Multi-View Mountain Lodges
This Mountain Lodge Lets You See Things from a Variety of Views
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92
Baroque Kitchen Designs
Baroque Kitchen Designs
This Modern Kitchen Design is Both Masculine and Delicate
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91
Striking Slanted Abodes
Striking Slanted Abodes
This Unique Sculptural Design for the Villa Bie Residence is Stunning
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90
Colorfully Clasping Table Legs
Colorfully Clasping Table Legs
The Floyd Leg Attachments Turn Any Flat Surface into a Custom Table
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89
Luxurious Holistic Havens
Luxurious Holistic Havens
The Aro Hā Wellness Retreat is Bespoke and Sustainable
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88
Illusionary Wireframe Light Fixtures
Illusionary Wireframe Light Fixtures
This Flat LED Lamp Gives the Illusion of a 3D Form
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87
Church-Based Workplaces
Church-Based Workplaces
This Historic Church Also Operates as the Imbull Flipit.com Office
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86
Pixelated Selfie Apps
Pixelated Selfie Apps
The LEBLOX App Lets You Turn Your Selfies into Pixelated 3D-Printed Avatars
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85
Iconic Cartoon-Inspired Sodas
Iconic Cartoon-Inspired Sodas
This Duff Beer Energy Drink Brings Simpsons Style to Energy Drinks
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84
Fragmented Body Collages
Fragmented Body Collages
The Fragmented Graphic Art Designs by AJ Walker are Glorious
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83
Lushly Tropical Havens
Lushly Tropical Havens
This Contemporary Holiday Home is the Perfect Place to Relax Amidst Nature
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82
Collaborative Exquisite Notebooks
Collaborative Exquisite Notebooks
This Tucker Nichols Notebook is Changing the Face of Note-Taking
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81
Fantasy Creature Wall Panels
Fantasy Creature Wall Panels
These Dragon Scale Wall Plates Bring Fantasy to Home Decor
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80
Twist-Adjusting Tables
Twist-Adjusting Tables
The Thread Trestles Can Be Modified in Height by Unscrewing Their Supports
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79
Recycled Stacked Lighting
Recycled Stacked Lighting
This New Line of Lamp Shades is Vintage and Whimsical
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78
Minimal Movement Energy Generators
Minimal Movement Energy Generators
This Energy Generator Uses Ambient Movement to Power It
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77
Stylish Bicycle Racks
Stylish Bicycle Racks
Stasis by Method Studio is Fit for an Art Gallery
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76
Punch-Out Paper Lamps
Punch-Out Paper Lamps
Fifti-Fifti Lets You Easily Customize Your Own Furniture
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75
Bold Beer Bottle Lamps
Bold Beer Bottle Lamps
These Beer Bottle Lamps are an Artistic Use of Classic Bottles
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74
Custom Matrimonial Tattoos
Custom Matrimonial Tattoos
These Custom Wedding Tattoos Let You Temporarily Ink Up Guests
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73
Creepy Two-Headed Photography
Creepy Two-Headed Photography
These Photos Really Prove That Two-Headed Art is Intriguing
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72
Cleverly Compact Abodes
Cleverly Compact Abodes
This Charming Apartment Boasts Stunningly Compact Architectural Designs
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71
Multi-Functional Sink Hybrids
Multi-Functional Sink Hybrids
This Sink-Shower Hybrid Will Save a Lot of Space in Small Bathrooms
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70
Stitched Minimalist Shelving
Stitched Minimalist Shelving
The Cross-It is Easy to Assemble and Modern-Looking
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69
Electrical Wooden Bicycles
Electrical Wooden Bicycles
Bough Bikes Has Created the World's First Electrical Wooden Bicycle
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68
Makeshift Customizable Handbags
Makeshift Customizable Handbags
These Handbags Make Sure You Never See Someone with the Same Gear
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67
Zigzag-Contoured Cabins
Zigzag-Contoured Cabins
The Noa House Features Six Rhombus Facades for an Idiosyncratic Appearance
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66
Cubby-Connected Tables
Cubby-Connected Tables
The Iggy Console Comprises Sliding Storage Boxes for Custom Organization
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65
Nostalgic Personalized Gift Subscriptions
Nostalgic Personalized Gift Subscriptions
NotAnotherBill.com Created Personalized Mailed Gifts
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64
Droplet-Shaped Water Displays
Droplet-Shaped Water Displays
This Evian Water Display Uses Its Product as Inspiration
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63
Classic Car Guitars
Classic Car Guitars
Dave Gartland of Ali Kat Creates Instruments Out of Old Auto Parts
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62
Crafty Minimalist Homeware Collections
Crafty Minimalist Homeware Collections
The New Collection by Jangir Maddadi is Modern and Tasteful
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61
Personalized Designer Heels
Personalized Designer Heels
For Two Days, Prada Allowed Consumers to Order Bespoke Shoes
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60
Natural Forest-Themed Chairs
Natural Forest-Themed Chairs
These Nature Chairs Bring a Forest Atmosphere to Any Room
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59
Sleek Utilitarian Custom Motorbikes
Sleek Utilitarian Custom Motorbikes
French BMX Rider Customizes His Dream Bike with Triumph T120
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58
Colorful Barnacle Storage Designs
Colorful Barnacle Storage Designs
These Storage Wallpockets by Ampersand are Vibrant
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57
Retro Recycled Bicycle Art
Retro Recycled Bicycle Art
Andreas Scheiger Uses Old Findings to Create Bike Seat Art
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56
Imaginative Inanimate Object Art
Imaginative Inanimate Object Art
Victor Nunes Creates Original Art Pieces with Everyday Objects
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55
Erased Face Photo Shoots
Erased Face Photo Shoots
These Surreal Photos Show a Man Trying to Get Rid of His Own Face
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54
Retro Typewriter Keyboards
Retro Typewriter Keyboards
The Philo PC Concepts Blends the Old and the New for a Unique Design
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53
Customized Creature Bike Seats
Customized Creature Bike Seats
These Pieces of Cyclist Art Turns the Seat into Creatures
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52
Miniature Fantasy Film Abodes
Miniature Fantasy Film Abodes
This Little Hobbit Hole is One in Which You Can Actually Live
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51
Modular Evolving Movables
Modular Evolving Movables
The Stokke Steps System Transforms with Your Growing Child
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50
Whimsical Recycled Lighting
Whimsical Recycled Lighting
This Range of Wicker Lamp Shades Turns Trash into a Source of Light
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49
3D-Printed Chihuahua Wheelchairs
3D-Printed Chihuahua Wheelchairs
Turbo.Roo the Two-Legged Chihuahua Has a Custom-Made Wheelchair
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48
Upcycled Construction Trailer Dwellings
Upcycled Construction Trailer Dwellings
This Construction Trailer Got Made into a Small Residence
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47
Upcycled Steampunk Sculptures
Upcycled Steampunk Sculptures
These Small-Scale Steampunk Sculptures Use Pocket Watch Parts
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46
Luminous Mountainside Mansions
Luminous Mountainside Mansions
This Unique Mountainside Home is an Architectural Gem
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45
Contemporary Cliffside Abodes
Contemporary Cliffside Abodes
This Modern Hillside Villa is Stunningly Minimalist
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44
Abandoned Building Art Exhibits
Abandoned Building Art Exhibits
This Modern Building Art Proves Things Look Better with Graffiti
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43
Superimposed Human-Animal Sketches
Superimposed Human-Animal Sketches
Illustrator Peony Yip Drew Women with a Wild Perspective
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42
Re-Imagined Disney Posters
Re-Imagined Disney Posters
These Mondo Posters Revamped Disney Icons
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41
Frightening Displaced Limb Photography
Frightening Displaced Limb Photography
O Les Mains Shocks Viewers with Strange Hand Placement
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40
Paper Wine Bottles
Paper Wine Bottles
These Cardboard Wine Bottles Take a More Eco-Friendly Design Route
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39
Whimsical Pastel Decor
Whimsical Pastel Decor
The Compact Interior of This 45 Sq. M Apartment is Stunning
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38
Rainbow Arched Drink Displays
Rainbow Arched Drink Displays
This Coca-Cola Display Brings the Smiles with Rainbow
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37
Motivational Daily Doodles
Motivational Daily Doodles
365-DaysofDoodles Presents Countless Creative Sketches
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36
Motorcycle Mod Kits
Motorcycle Mod Kits
The Kawasaki Ninja250 31BLK Modification Package Embraces DIY Projects
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35
Bed-Infused Cinematic Seats
Bed-Infused Cinematic Seats
This Unique Cinema Seating Design in London Features Double Beds
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34
Adult Coloring Books
Adult Coloring Books
This Coloring Book Ups the Complexity for an Older Crowd
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33
Open Skyline Mansions
Open Skyline Mansions
This Hollywood Hills House Has the Best Views in the City
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Sliding Space-Saving Apartments
Sliding Space-Saving Apartments
Sliding Doors Make for a Flexible and Functional Design Solution
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31
Couture Basketball Sneakers
Couture Basketball Sneakers
Dank Customs Get a Slam Dunk with These Louis Vuitton Sneakers
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30
Pristinely Placed OCD Photography
Pristinely Placed OCD Photography
The Obsessive Complusive Photography by Ursus Wehrli is Neat
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29
Compact Collapsible Bicycles
Compact Collapsible Bicycles
The Gianluca Sada Bike Design Can Be Doubled Over Like an Umbrella
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28
Industrial Steampunk Bistros
Industrial Steampunk Bistros
This Bistro Design Inspiration is Edgy and Cozy at the Same Time
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27
Pencil Crayon Rings
Pencil Crayon Rings
This Ring is Made Out of a Grouping of Sculpted Pencil Crayons
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26
LEGO Strip Club Sets
LEGO Strip Club Sets
Citizen Brick Creates Unofficial Set Called 'Center For The Performing Arts'
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25
Farmer Market Eateries
Farmer Market Eateries
This Rustic Restaurant Interior is Dreamy and Bohemian
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24
Adorable Timelapse Pet Photos
Adorable Timelapse Pet Photos
These Pet Photos Show the Growth of Both the Pets and Owners
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23
Virtual Beer Pouring Stations
Virtual Beer Pouring Stations
Heineken's Virtual Draught Display Lets Beer Drinkers Get Electronic
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22
Vibrant Geometric Book Shelves
Vibrant Geometric Book Shelves
This Vivid Book Shelf is Large in Size and Presence
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21
Raw Crafted Branding Identities
Raw Crafted Branding Identities
The Branding Ideas and Solutions for This Company are Spot-On
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20
Floating Skyline Havens
Floating Skyline Havens
This Wood Cliffside Home Has Idyllic Views and is Eco-Friendly
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Superheroine Princess Mashups
Superheroine Princess Mashups
This Disney Princes Remake Fuses the Girls with the Avengers
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18
Adaptable Desk Designs
Adaptable Desk Designs
The Duo Office Workstation Flexibly Facilitates Individual and Group Work
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17
Expansive Spiraling Villa Landscapes
Expansive Spiraling Villa Landscapes
The New Flavours Orchard Features Innovative Architecture
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16
Rustic Mobile Campers
Rustic Mobile Campers
This Truck Adds Elements of Luxury to Mobile Camping
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15
Personalized Sneaker Accessories
Personalized Sneaker Accessories
Pungas' 3D-Printed Accessories Make a Pair of Kicks Your Own
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14
Contemporary Hipster Offices
Contemporary Hipster Offices
Adobe's New Workspace is Full of Inspiring Office Design Ideas
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13
Paper Bag Book Bindings
Paper Bag Book Bindings
These DIY Book Bindings are a Simple and Creative Project
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12
Unfolding Eating Surfaces
Unfolding Eating Surfaces
The Origami Table Opens Out to Assume Three Sizes and Setups
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11
Cubby-Integrated Couches
Cubby-Integrated Couches
Geta Sofa Incorporates Boxy Components to Combine Comfort with Storage
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10
Quirky Animated Furniture
Quirky Animated Furniture
This Quirky Furniture Set Has Incredibly Strange and Animated Properties
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9
Wooden Punch Buggies
Wooden Punch Buggies
Momir Bojic's Wooden Car Design Recreates the VW Beetle in Oak
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8
Re-Designed Pop Culture Brands
Re-Designed Pop Culture Brands
These Logos Get Re-Worked in Very Unique and Clever Ways
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7
Crafty Alcohol Bottle Glasses
Crafty Alcohol Bottle Glasses
It’s Easy to Make DIY Beer Bottle Cups for Drinking Enthusiast
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Superstar Perfection Mashups
Superstar Perfection Mashups
These Superstar Pictures Show What Perfection Looks Like
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5
Gender Reversed Disney Princesses
Gender Reversed Disney Princesses
These Disney Princesses Do a Gender Switch and Get Made into Men
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4
Gender-Swapped CartoCharacters
Gender-Swapped CartoCharacters
Deviantartist Sakimi Chan Creates Gender-Swapped Disney Characters
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3
Rustic Japanese-Inspired Homes
Rustic Japanese-Inspired Homes
This Modern Japanese Style House is Spa-Like Yet Warm
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2
Rustic Atmospheric Bars
Rustic Atmospheric Bars
Donny's New York Style Loft Style is Dark and Deliciously Grungy
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Disney Dressing Room Depictions
Disney Dressing Room Depictions
Eumenidi Shows What a Princess Dressing Room Would Look Like
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