From Bright Bleeding Roses to Rosy Outlooks on Life

 - Nov 25, 2009   Updated: Apr 4 2011
These rose reinventions will have you seeing life through rose-colored glasses. This cluster covers everything from rose-hued neckties that predict a better economy to DIY contraception flower bouquets.

Rose reinventions seek to capture the romance and elation represented by that most romantic flower. Check out the slideshow for more.

Implications - Even an object as simple as a rose can give way to a plethora of bold new creations, and these particular innovations are a prime example of this in action. With a bit of creativity, a company with a commitment to reinventing the familiar can turn what is otherwise a completely common symbol into must-have products and fascinating advertisements.