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Top 100 Customization Trends of 2015

From Custom Nail Polish Kiosks to Affordable Bespoke Bikes

— January 31, 2016 — Autos
The top 2015 customization trends speak to a widespread consumer interest in personalized good and services that go above and beyond expectations. From beauty services that will create custom nail polishes to match any shade to bespoke bicycle brands that let you pick and choose desired parts, there are plenty of examples of innovation goods and services marketed on the premise of offering customization.

One winning example of a customized service is Coolers, a web platform designed to help consumers select a color scheme for a particular room in their home. An intriguing application in the design and decorative space, Coolers is an example of how this consumer fascination with personalization can be applied in any sector.

To dive deeper into the patterns of opportunity taking hold ahead of the new year, be sure to explore our 2016 Trend Report.
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Activity
Freshness
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Contemporary Abstract Collages
Contemporary Abstract Collages
This Hybrid Art Mixes Classical Paintings with Modern Pixelation
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98
Chalkboard Art Lockets
Chalkboard Art Lockets
Etsy Shop DearestMine's Creative Pendent Encourages Personal Messages
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97
Affordable Custom Bikes
Affordable Custom Bikes
Kp Cykler Wants to Incorporate Style and Vintage Aesthetics for Less
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96
Transparent Skyscraper Lighting
Transparent Skyscraper Lighting
Glass Box Lamps Are Large Enough to Function as Brilliant Tables
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95
Reinterpreted Kids' Drawings
Reinterpreted Kids' Drawings
Artists in 'The Monster Project' Turns Kids' Art into Masterpieces
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94
Fab Zippered Footstools
Fab Zippered Footstools
Zippiu Pouf Invites You to Layer Your Own Ottoman With Colored Cushions
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93
Museum-Inspired Penthouses
Museum-Inspired Penthouses
This Luxurious Penthouse was Designed for an Art Collector’s Pieces
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92
Sustainable Automated Homes
Sustainable Automated Homes
The W.I.N.D. House in North Holland is a Modern Marvel
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91
Cartoon Tailored Coats
Cartoon Tailored Coats
This Mira Mikati Coat Features Emoji-Laden Symbolism with Minimalist Design
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90
Magnetic Wall Storage
Magnetic Wall Storage
Ronda Design's New Storage System is Sleek, Modular and Simple to Customize
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89
Hybrid Home Offices
Hybrid Home Offices
This House is Designed for a Couple with Kids Who Work from Home
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88
Handmade Trunk Turntables
Handmade Trunk Turntables
These Custom Turntables are Made Out of Real Tree Trunks in Seattle
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87
Printed Honeycomb Shelves
Printed Honeycomb Shelves
The SuperMod Storage System is Nature-Inspired and Industrially Made
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86
Self-Expressing Smartwatches
Self-Expressing Smartwatches
The Noodoe is a DIY Wearable Creative Types Can Wholly Customize
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85
Color Scheme Generators
Color Scheme Generators
'Coolers' is a Website That Helps You Choose the Ideal Shade for Any Room
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84
Mesh Mannequin Sculptures
Mesh Mannequin Sculptures
This Artist Places Massive Human Mesh Sculptures in Ordinary Settings
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83
Adaptable Knob Organizers
Adaptable Knob Organizers
This Pegboard Shelf Offers Practicality in Its Open Customizability
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82
Perfect Man Cave Infographics
Perfect Man Cave Infographics
This Illustrated Guide Helps You Create the Ultimate Manly Space
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81
Color-Customizing Salons
Color-Customizing Salons
eSalon Offers Offers Customization as an Alternative to Boxed Hair Color
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80
Shipping Container Villages
Shipping Container Villages
The ‘kontenerART' is a Village of Shipping Containers Made for Artists
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79
Customizable Block Furniture
Customizable Block Furniture
These Innovative Seats are Made from Adjustable Foam Bars
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78
Sculptural Wooden Walls
Sculptural Wooden Walls
MOKOinterior's Sustainable Wooden Wall Coverings Replace Wallpaper
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77
Quirky Embroidered Sportswear
Quirky Embroidered Sportswear
The Latest James Merry Collection Features Classic Sportswear
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76
Colorful Toy Decor
Colorful Toy Decor
The Meccano Home Furniture Line is for the Young at Heart
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75
Adaptable E-Ink Bracelets
Adaptable E-Ink Bracelets
Tago Arc Lets You Do You Own Jewelry Design within One Techie Accessory
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74
Clever Crimped Bookcases
Clever Crimped Bookcases
This Zig Zag Shelf Has Corrugated Inner Panels for Optimal Adaptability
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73
Collaborative Puzzle Chairs
Collaborative Puzzle Chairs
Makershop's Printed Chair Was Created by Over 70 Designers
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72
Cartoon Sushi Creations
Cartoon Sushi Creations
These Bento Boxes are Filled with Adorable Edible Cartoon Characters
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71
Custom Nail Polish Kiosks
Custom Nail Polish Kiosks
The Esmalte Machine Offers Thousands of Nail Polish Color Combinations
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70
Multifunctional Kitchen Workbenches
Multifunctional Kitchen Workbenches
This Handy Workbench Contains a Number of Kitchen Accessories
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69
Sustainable Agave Surfboards
Sustainable Agave Surfboards
This Surfboard is Made Entirely from Sustainable Agave Materials
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68
Playful Slotted Carpetscapes
Playful Slotted Carpetscapes
Pocket Rug Lets You Stash Toys and Create Unique Settings for Games
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67
Bow Tie-Inspired Seating
Bow Tie-Inspired Seating
These Bamboo Bow Tie Chairs are Heated and Bent into Shape
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66
Bespoke Electric Bikes
Bespoke Electric Bikes
Customizable Motorcycle Body is Ideal for Ads and Consumer Personalization
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65
Bespoke Dog Pens
Bespoke Dog Pens
This Artist Works with Designers to Provide Consumers with Elegant Dog Cages
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64
Upcycled Oil Barrel Furniture
Upcycled Oil Barrel Furniture
Designer Phil Davidson Creates Amazingly Bright Home Furnishings
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63
Traditional Affordable Housing Prototypes
Traditional Affordable Housing Prototypes
This Low-Income Home is Made from Loc Concrete and Wood
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62
Sustainable Housing Prototypes
Sustainable Housing Prototypes
This Modular House Design Can Be Made for Only $8,000
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61
Upcycled Umbrella Art
Upcycled Umbrella Art
Izaskun Chinchilla Designed This Colorful Umbrella Canopy in NYC
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60
Mosaic Mexican Walls
Mosaic Mexican Walls
This Mexico House was Decorated with Inspiration from a Mosaic Decal
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59
Modular Couch-Shelf Hybrids
Modular Couch-Shelf Hybrids
This Sectional Sofa Has a Built-in Shelf for Holding Books and Plants
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58
Moldable Plastic Cards
Moldable Plastic Cards
FORMcard is a Sheet of Bioplastic That Can Be Molded When Dipped in Water
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57
Flexible Tubular Light Fixtures
Flexible Tubular Light Fixtures
Mono-Light Behaves Like Illuminated Hosing to Be Hung As You Like
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56
Remodeled 1920s Abodes
Remodeled 1920s Abodes
This Retro Bungalow was Given a Highly Modern Facelift
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55
Refined Takeout Packaging
Refined Takeout Packaging
Wagamama’s Neatly Divided Takeout Boxes are Sophisticated
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54
Multipurpose Coffee Tables
Multipurpose Coffee Tables
This Adjustable Coffee Table Doubles as a Tall-Standing Dining Table
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53
Macro Wall Murals
Macro Wall Murals
Black Crow Studios' Wall Mural Art Gives Each Home a Creative Look
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52
Honeycomb Acoustic Partitions
Honeycomb Acoustic Partitions
These Modular Office Dividers are Made of Hexagonal Hemp Shapes
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51
Nature-Inspired LEGO
Nature-Inspired LEGO
The Latest Work by LEGO Artist Sean Kenney is of the Natural World
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50
Video Game-Themed Apartments
Video Game-Themed Apartments
Super Mario-Inspired Decor Explodes onto Every Inch of This Apartment
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49
Elevated Housing Domes
Elevated Housing Domes
This 270 Square Foot Pod Home Resembles an Enlarged Tech-Made Lollipop
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48
Rain-Activated Street Art
Rain-Activated Street Art
Rainworks Are Eco-Friendly Sidewalk Installations That Appear When Wet
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47
Stylish Transformable Totes
Stylish Transformable Totes
The Tweak Convertible Bag Can Be Worn on the Back or Over the Shoulder
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46
DIY Shelving Packs
DIY Shelving Packs
The Basic Shelving System Allows Users to Customize Interior Decor
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45
Stick-On Shoe Lights
Stick-On Shoe Lights
These Reactive and Customizable LED Strips Can Be Added to Any Shoes
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44
Customizable Eco Bottles
Customizable Eco Bottles
ZAZA Eco Friendly Water Bottles Are Made from Plants
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43
Kaleidoscopic Origami Domes
Kaleidoscopic Origami Domes
'Light Origami' by Masakazu Shirane & Saya Miyazaki is Illuminating
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42
Vibrant Smart Markers
Vibrant Smart Markers
The 'COPiC SMART' Contains Endless Color Options in a Single Marker
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41
Sustainable Outdoor Shelters
Sustainable Outdoor Shelters
This Cabin is Made from Local Materials and Green Technology
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40
Airy Luxury Abodes
Airy Luxury Abodes
This Hawaiian Mansion Takes Advantage of Sea Breezes and Natural Ventilation
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39
Homey Office Spaces
Homey Office Spaces
This Small Loft Office was Decorated to Mimic a Cozy Living Room
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38
Emotional Color-Coded Diaries
Emotional Color-Coded Diaries
This Series Explores Different Emotions in a Visual Way
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37
Contemporary Cottage Escapes
Contemporary Cottage Escapes
This Boathouse by Weiss Architecture is in the Canadian Wilderness
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36
Ferocious Temporary Tattoos
Ferocious Temporary Tattoos
The Shark Finger Tattoo Features JAWS Around Your Cuticles
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35
Zen Apartment Designs
Zen Apartment Designs
This Relaxing Apartment Provides an Escape from the Big City
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34
Moon-Shaped Chaise Chairs
Moon-Shaped Chaise Chairs
This Chaise Lounge is a Comfortable Multi-Functioning Piece of Furniture
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33
Customizable Cargo Bikes
Customizable Cargo Bikes
This Compact Cargo Bike is Perfect for the Urban Environment
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32
Customized 3D-Printed Accessories
Customized 3D-Printed Accessories
This Company Allows Consumers to Design Their Own Products
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31
DIY Loft Kits
DIY Loft Kits
This Modular Micro Loft System is Easy to Install and Helps Maximize Space
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30
Compact Accessible Kitchens
Compact Accessible Kitchens
ChopChop Culinary Setup is Ergonomically Designed for Wheelchair Users
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29
Irregular Rocky Ottomans
Irregular Rocky Ottomans
Geometric Stools Create Comfortable and Customized Landscapes for Sitting
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28
Panoramic Glass Art
Panoramic Glass Art
These Glass Landscapes Can Be Rearanged to Create Different Scenes
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27
Productivity-Boosting Offices
Productivity-Boosting Offices
This Office Helps Employees Become More Efficient Workers
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26
Sketchable Cell Protectors
Sketchable Cell Protectors
Doodle in Full Color with These Colorful Drawing Tablet iPhone Cases
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25
Eerie Two-Faced Makeup
Eerie Two-Faced Makeup
The Jacquemus AW15 Collection Reflects on Society's Double Standard
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24
Conscientious Wooden Furniture
Conscientious Wooden Furniture
'Ventura' Expressly Creates Environmentally Aware Furniture
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23
Hand-Held Wall Printers
Hand-Held Wall Printers
This Design Tool Lets You Print Graphics Directly onto Your Wall
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22
Botanical Living Buildings
Botanical Living Buildings
This Design System Has Buildings Intertwined with Trees and Plants
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21
Customizable Art Kits
Customizable Art Kits
The Modular Art Kits from 'mākgoods' Allow Anyone to Create Original Artwork
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20
Wood-Cladded Tree Homes
Wood-Cladded Tree Homes
This Small Wooden House Doubles as a Studio for Its Owner
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19
Versatile Customizable Furniture
Versatile Customizable Furniture
SNAP Lets You Design Your Own Furniture Without a Single Tool
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18
Cozy Lakeside Saunas
Cozy Lakeside Saunas
This Relaxing Sauna is Made to Resemble the Inside of a Grotto
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17
Sleek Rocking Toys
Sleek Rocking Toys
This Wooden Kids Toy is a Modern Version of Traditional Rockers
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16
Lucid Smart Lamps
Lucid Smart Lamps
Multi-Functional Smart Light Facilitates Alarms, Calls and Vivid Illumination
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15
Wooden Trailer Homes
Wooden Trailer Homes
This Fully Functional Trailer Home Was Built by a Nomadic Couple
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14
Ergonomic Lap Desks
Ergonomic Lap Desks
The 'LapPad' is a Transportable Lap Desk That Can Be Used Anywhere
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13
Cardboard Kids' Desks
Cardboard Kids' Desks
Flatpacked Furnishings Teach Youngsters the Process and Logic of Assembly
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12
Inexpensive Customizable Cabins
Inexpensive Customizable Cabins
This A-Frame Cabin Enables Consumers to Build It as They Please
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11
Low-Energy Bohemian Abodes
Low-Energy Bohemian Abodes
This Uniquely Shaped Wooden Bohemian House is Compact and Cozy
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10
Spherical Underground Fridges
Spherical Underground Fridges
The Ground Fridge is a Modern Version of the Traditional Root Cellar
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9
Monochromatic Eatery Interiors
Monochromatic Eatery Interiors
The Eat Rice & Noodle Restaurant Uses One Color for Decoration
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8
Draped Timber Tables
Draped Timber Tables
This Folding Table Top Can Be Propped Up for Extension to Left to Dangle
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7
Motorcycle Bicycle Hybrids
Motorcycle Bicycle Hybrids
This Retro Moped Combines an Electric Scooter and a Pedal Bike
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6
Role-Swapped Disney Princesses
Role-Swapped Disney Princesses
This Artist Puts Elsa Underwater and Snow White with the Beast
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5
Miniature Versatile Axes
Miniature Versatile Axes
The Latest Device from 'Survco' Can Transform into Over 20 Tactical Tools
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4
Rustic Recycled Art
Rustic Recycled Art
Moerkey Transformed Old Keys and Coins into Beautiful Art
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3
Undulating Modular Couches
Undulating Modular Couches
This Wavy Sofa is Assembled from a Hilly Surface of Multi-Height Blocks
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2
3D-Printed Furniture Joints
3D-Printed Furniture Joints
These Modular Furniture Joints Create Customized Stacked Shelving
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1
Eco Bulk Food Kiosks
Eco Bulk Food Kiosks
This New Self-Service Refill System is Housed at London's Planet Organic
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