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Top 100 Pop Culture Ideas in March

From Pop Art Burger Ads to Celeb-Inspired Furniture Posters

— March 31, 2019 — Pop Culture
From ASMR commercials to ads for home accessories, the March 2019 pop culture trends show some of the more out-of-the-box ways celebrities are being used to promote products.

While Marie Kondo may be a bit of an unlikely celebrity, there's no doubt that she's has a massive impact on American culture—Kondo-ing has even become a verb! As a result, her influence has seeped into ads like the recent print ads for IKEA's 'SKUBB' storage boxes and its 'KNODD' bin.

Beyond Marie Kondo, the March 2019 pop culture trends reveal other examples of unlikely celebrity and brand pairings. For instance, Burger King recently debuted a Super Bowl ad with footage of 'Andy Warhol Eating a Hamburger.' Another unexpected celebrity appearance at the Super Bowl was Zoe Kravitz creating an ASMR sensory experience around Michelob Ultra's new light beer, Pure Gold.
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Cartoon Cat Confection Books
Cartoon Cat Confection Books
The Hello Kitty Baking Book is Packed with Easy-to-Follow Recipes
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99
Scary Political Halloween-Themed Videos
Scary Political Halloween-Themed Videos
MIT Uses AI to Superimpose Trump's Face on Frankenstein
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98
Mysteriously Humorous Pop Ads
Mysteriously Humorous Pop Ads
Pepsi's Super Bowl Ad Will Star Steve Carell
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97
Spicy Tortilla Chip Commercials
Spicy Tortilla Chip Commercials
Doritos' Now It's Hot Commercial Features a New Catchy Song
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96
Rapper-Starring Pop Ads
Rapper-Starring Pop Ads
Pepsi's Latest Trailer Features Cardi B and a Diamond Pop Can
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95
Judicial Adventure Games
Judicial Adventure Games
Supreme Courtship Teaches About the Supreme Court's People & Proceedings
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94
TV Series-Themed Beer Ads
TV Series-Themed Beer Ads
HBO and Budweiser Collaborate on a Superbowl Commercial
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93
Hilariously Daring Drag Roasts
Hilariously Daring Drag Roasts
Revry is Releasing a Stigma-Breaking Show That Roasts LGBTQ Celebs
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92
Event-Hijacking TV Series Ads
Event-Hijacking TV Series Ads
Jordan Peele's Twilight Zone Trailer Interrupts the Super Bowl
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91
Diet-Specific Singer Incentives
Diet-Specific Singer Incentives
Beyonce and Jay-Z Will Award Free Concert Tickets to a Vegan Fan
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90
Fantasy Blood Donation Campaigns
Fantasy Blood Donation Campaigns
'Bleed for the Throne' Asks Game of Thrones Fans to Donate Blood
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89
Humorously Entertaining Deepfake Videos
Humorously Entertaining Deepfake Videos
Derpfakes Boasts an Upgrade on the Nicolas Cage Face Swap
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88
Branded Travel ASMR Videos
Branded Travel ASMR Videos
National Rail's 27-Minute Video Takes Listeners on a Relaxing Journey
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87
AI News Anchors
AI News Anchors
The Xinhua News Agency Enters the Future with Its Computer-powered News Anchors
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86
Everyday Entrepreneur Campaigns
Everyday Entrepreneur Campaigns
GoDaddy's 'Make the World You Want' Shows Influential Customers
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85
Model-Created Nostalgic Athleticwear
Model-Created Nostalgic Athleticwear
The Reebok x Gigi Hadid Capsule Revives 90s Athletic Style
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84
Subtle Celebrity-Featuring Commercials
Subtle Celebrity-Featuring Commercials
Charlie Sheen Teases His Rep in This Planters Commercial
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83
Whimsical Chocolate Stout Beers
Whimsical Chocolate Stout Beers
Karbach Brewing Co.'s Product Borrows Roald Dahl's Aesthetics
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82
Gender Equality-Promoting Campaigns
Gender Equality-Promoting Campaigns
The Chime for Change Project Tackles Gender Divide Issues
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81
Royal Wedding-Inspired Cakes
Royal Wedding-Inspired Cakes
Mr Kipling's Cakes Take After an Elderflower-Lemon Royal Wedding Cake
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80
AI Dinner Experiences
AI Dinner Experiences
Rag & Bone Fall 19 Was Unveiled with an Immersive Dinner & an AI Guest
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79
Pop Art-Inspired Burger Ads
Pop Art-Inspired Burger Ads
Burger King's Super Bowl Ad Uses 'Andy Warhol Eating a Hamburger'
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78
Cute Inclusive Swimsuit Designs
Cute Inclusive Swimsuit Designs
The Ashley Graham x Swimsuits For All Collab Boasts Retro Vibes
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77
Collaborative Latina Cosmetics
Collaborative Latina Cosmetics
Reina Rebelde's Influencer Collab Supports Puerto Rico
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76
In-Game Virtual Concerts
In-Game Virtual Concerts
DJ Marshmello Held the First-Ever Fortnite Concert for Millions of Fans
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75
Interactive AR Playgrounds
Interactive AR Playgrounds
Google Pixel's Playmoji App Boasts Childish Gambino's Dance Moves
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74
Awareness-Raising Deepfake Videos
Awareness-Raising Deepfake Videos
Key & Peele Launches a Obama Deepfake Video to Warn Users
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73
Collectible Superheroine Skincare
Collectible Superheroine Skincare
Sunday Riley is Releasing a Lactic Acid Treatment with Marvel
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72
Sci-Fi-Inspired Luxe Fashion Campaigns
Sci-Fi-Inspired Luxe Fashion Campaigns
This Balenciaga Campaign Taps 'The Matrix' for Inspiration
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71
Romantic Mini-Series Ads
Romantic Mini-Series Ads
Wines of Argentina Strengthens Us Brand Perception with a YouTube Series
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70
Music-Centric Charity Events
Music-Centric Charity Events
Kanye West Gifts Sneakers to Orphans at the Masulita Children's Home
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69
Popstar-Made Iridescent Headphones
Popstar-Made Iridescent Headphones
Tove Lo Teamed Up with Urbanears for a Limited Edition Release
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68
Squishable Slime Toys
Squishable Slime Toys
ORB Slimi Café Combines Squishy and Slimy Elements
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67
Celebrity-Cameo Soda Commercials
Celebrity-Cameo Soda Commercials
Pepsi's More Than OK Super Bowl Ad Features Cardi B and Lil Jon
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66
Female-Empowering Dating Commercials
Female-Empowering Dating Commercials
Bumble's The Ball is in Her Court Ad Stars Serena Williams
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65
Lunar Holiday-Themed Runners
Lunar Holiday-Themed Runners
Eddie Huang and adidas Launch a Year of the Panda Ultra Boost Sneaker
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64
Mermaid-Inspired Makeup Brushes
Mermaid-Inspired Makeup Brushes
Her Universe Launched Little Mermaid Makeup Brushes at Hot Topic
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63
Deepfake Art Video Installations
Deepfake Art Video Installations
Gillian Wearing's Has a Piece That Doubles as Art & Advertising
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62
Nostalgic Cartoon Sneakers
Nostalgic Cartoon Sneakers
The FILA x Rugrats Collection Revives Characters from a 90s Cartoon
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61
Voice-Controlled Adventure Stories
Voice-Controlled Adventure Stories
Audible & Amazon Alexa are Reviving Choose Your Own Adventures
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60
Nostalgic Cartoon-Accented Shoes
Nostalgic Cartoon-Accented Shoes
LC23 and Diadora Join Forces to Celebrate the Peanuts Characters
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59
ASMR Beer Commercials
ASMR Beer Commercials
The Pure Experience by Michelob Ultra Elicits a Sensory Response
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58
Marshmallow Bunny Toys
Marshmallow Bunny Toys
PEEPS Teamed Up with Funko for Limited-Edition POP! PEEPS
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57
Rapper-Inspired Chip Flavors
Rapper-Inspired Chip Flavors
Rap Snacks Launches New Flavors Honoring Cardi B and Migos
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56
CBD-Infused Musician Coffees
CBD-Infused Musician Coffees
Willie’s Remedy Coffee is Made in Small Batches with CBD Oil
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55
K-Pop Acne Treatments
K-Pop Acne Treatments
The Branded BTS Skincare Products Tackle Blemishes
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54
Experiential Modeling Attractions
Experiential Modeling Attractions
Tyra Banks' Modelland Combines Entertainment, Retail & Dining
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53
Iconic Cinema Board Games
Iconic Cinema Board Games
The Jaws Board Game Lets One Participant Play as the Shark
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52
Fashion-Forward Floral V-Day Pop-Ups
Fashion-Forward Floral V-Day Pop-Ups
PlantShed & KITH Will Be Hosting a One-Day Pop-Up on the 14th
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51
Rock Band-Inspired Outerwear
Rock Band-Inspired Outerwear
Sublabel JohnUNDERCOVER Launched a Jacket Influenced by Joy Division
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50
Disney Princess Brunch Experiences
Disney Princess Brunch Experiences
Disneyland's Napa Rose Restaurant Created a Princess Breakfast
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49
Wizard-Themed Beer Festivals
Wizard-Themed Beer Festivals
Harry Potter Fans Will Love the Wizards and Witches Beer Festival
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48
Hip Animated Movie Sneakers
Hip Animated Movie Sneakers
The Disney Pixar Toy Story Pizza Planet Delivery Sneakers are Retro
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47
Urban City-Honoring Tees
Urban City-Honoring Tees
Highsnobiety's City Series T-Shirts Mark Its First Merchandise Drop
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46
Celeb-Inspired Furniture Accessory Posters
Celeb-Inspired Furniture Accessory Posters
IKEA's New Ads Draw Inspiration from Marie Kondo
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45
Collectible Sci-Fi Dolls
Collectible Sci-Fi Dolls
The X-Files Mulder and Scully Barbie Dolls Celebrate the 25th Anniversary
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44
Artist-Made Limited Edition Skateboards
Artist-Made Limited Edition Skateboards
Eric Koston Partners with Emerging Artist Othelo Gervacio
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43
Artistic Car Owner Manuals
Artistic Car Owner Manuals
Tom Sachs Introduces the Second Iteration of the Caprice Owner's Manual
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42
Anti-Influencer Fashion Campaigns
Anti-Influencer Fashion Campaigns
Diesel's 'Be a Follower' Campaign Depicts Influencer Antics
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41
Militant Rebellious Fashion Collections
Militant Rebellious Fashion Collections
The Incorporated's SS19 Comments on Internet Culture
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40
Transparency-Boosting Fashion House Podcasts
Transparency-Boosting Fashion House Podcasts
The Hermès Podcast Embraces Workers Behind-the-Scenes
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39
Real Blood-Dependent Art Exhibits
Real Blood-Dependent Art Exhibits
Andrei Molodkin Displays His Bloody Art at BPS22 in Belgium
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38
Social Series-Sharing Updates
Social Series-Sharing Updates
Instagram Users Can Now Share Netflix Shows in Their Stories
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37
LA-Inspired Joint Streetwear
LA-Inspired Joint Streetwear
Freshjive and Pro Club Focus on Classic Aesthetics of LA
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36
Logo-Fusing Contemporary Sneaker Designs
Logo-Fusing Contemporary Sneaker Designs
FILA Teams Up with FAED for a Pair of Monochromatic Shoes
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35
Wrestling Character Gloves
Wrestling Character Gloves
WWE Blitz Brawlers Take the Form of Character-Themed Battle Gloves
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34
K-Pop Celebrity-Centric Campaigns
K-Pop Celebrity-Centric Campaigns
Nike Korea Relies on Regional Pop Culture for Its New Campaign
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33
Egg-Inspired Mental Health Ads
Egg-Inspired Mental Health Ads
Hulu Taps the World_Record_Egg for a Positive Super Bowl Message
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32
Backstage-Style Art Events
Backstage-Style Art Events
wHY Architecture Was Commissioned for the Layout of the Frieze Art Fair
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Rubber Shoe-Inspired Bags
Rubber Shoe-Inspired Bags
Pizzaslime and Crocs Work Together on a Capsule of Accessories
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30
Artful Cheese Ad Campaigns
Artful Cheese Ad Campaigns
Traktor Taps Famous Artworks for Advertising for SalzburgMilch
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29
Disney Princess Tea Sets
Disney Princess Tea Sets
Pottery Barn's Porcelain Princess Tea Set Celebrates Disney Princesses
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28
Anime-Inspired Video Game Ads
Anime-Inspired Video Game Ads
Sony & BANDAI NAMCO's Jump Force Game is Interestingly Marketed
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Water Gun-Inspired Basketball Shoes
Water Gun-Inspired Basketball Shoes
These Russell Westbrook Shoes are Informed by the Super Soaker
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26
Celebrity-Created Streetwear
Celebrity-Created Streetwear
Justin Bieber's Clothing Label Recalls His Own Middle Name
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25
Sultry Celebrity-Headed Cosmetic Campaigns
Sultry Celebrity-Headed Cosmetic Campaigns
Kylie Jenner Promotes Her Valentine's Day Cosmetic Line
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24
Retro Film-Inspired Streetwear
Retro Film-Inspired Streetwear
Union's A Part of the Tribe Collection Highlight Its Private Series
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23
Streetwear Mascot Figurines
Streetwear Mascot Figurines
BAPE and Medicom Toy Introduce Branding Be@rbricks Figures
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22
Design-Friendly Telecommunication Providers
Design-Friendly Telecommunication Providers
Fizz Attempts to Communicate a Youthful Identity
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21
VHS-Inspired Retro Streetwear
VHS-Inspired Retro Streetwear
The Soulland Spring/Summer 2019 Capsule Highlights a Nostalgic Theme
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20
Iconic Artist-Referring High Fashion
Iconic Artist-Referring High Fashion
Emerging Designer Brand Namacheko Nods to High Art for FW19
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19
Cartoon-Inspired Pop-Up Art Shows
Cartoon-Inspired Pop-Up Art Shows
SlumpyKev Taps the Childhood Nostalgia of the 2000s
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18
DIY-Style Celebrity Streetwear
DIY-Style Celebrity Streetwear
Dover Street Market LA Launches Exclusive Travis Scott Merch
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17
Chinese Culture-Celebratory Sneakers
Chinese Culture-Celebratory Sneakers
Li-Ning's WOW7 Sneakers Celebrate the Lunar New Year
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16
Kid Show-Inspired Playful Sneakers
Kid Show-Inspired Playful Sneakers
PUMA and Sesame Workshop Collaborate on a Whimsical Collection
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15
Voice-Activated Disney Toys
Voice-Activated Disney Toys
Disney Pixar’s Toy Story 4 Range from ThinkWay is Responsive
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14
Valentine's Day-Inspired Fragrance Lines
Valentine's Day-Inspired Fragrance Lines
A Pastel Campaign Boasts the Kim Kardashian Perfume Line
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13
Space Race-Inspired Fashion Editorials
Space Race-Inspired Fashion Editorials
Levi's Taps Nostalgia with Its 1950s Space Race Lookbook
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12
Cartoon-Themed Resort Hotels
Cartoon-Themed Resort Hotels
The Cartoon Network Hotel is Created with Palace Entertainment
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11
Tasteful Body-Celebrating Ads
Tasteful Body-Celebrating Ads
This KKW BEAUTY Campaign Highlights Belly Rolls & Stretch Marks
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10
AI Beauty Editorials
AI Beauty Editorials
Dazed Digital & Kylie Jenner Experimented with Editorial Beauty Makeup
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9
Subtle Social Media Commentary
Subtle Social Media Commentary
Ezequiel Pini's Project for Six N. Five Criticizes Social Media
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8
Social Media-Inspired Wavy Glasses
Social Media-Inspired Wavy Glasses
The Bentel Brothers' Eyewear Presents Purely Aesthetic Glasses
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7
Dating App Valentine's Cards
Dating App Valentine's Cards
Hinge and Society6 Collaborated on Modern Valentine's Day Cards
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6
Cartoon Meme Collectibles
Cartoon Meme Collectibles
The 'Masterpiece Memes' SpongeBob Toys Take Cues from Viral Content
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5
Wireless Earphone Earrings
Wireless Earphone Earrings
Twitter User Tackles Viral Internet Craze with AirPod Earrings
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4
Drinkable Potato Chips
Drinkable Potato Chips
Koike-Ya Debuts a Snack Innovation That Keeps Your Hands Grease-Free
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3
Social Media Brand Engagements
Social Media Brand Engagements
McDonald's is Taking a Stab at Balenciaga's Slip-On Shoes
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2
Creative Award Show Posters
Creative Award Show Posters
Shutterstock's Designer Produce Pop Art-Inspired Oscar Posters
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Arty Recreated Photo Campaigns
Arty Recreated Photo Campaigns
Balmain Channels Janet Jackson Through Cara Delevingne
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