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Furry Sci-Fi Satchels

The Chewbacca Backpack is an Essential Piece of Geektastic Gear

— October 8, 2010 — Fashion
The Chewbacca backpack, or 'Chewbaccpack,' is an essential piece for any die-hard 'Star Wars' fan. Though 'Star Wars' apparel is becoming increasingly popular with the rise of geek-chic, the Chewbacca backpack instantly sets itself apart.

The Chewbacca backpack looks more like an actual Chewbacca wrapped around a wearer's shoulders than it does a functioning backpack, making for a great way to shock and amaze your friends and family.

Dubbed the "backpack buddy," The Chewbacca backpack will hold your school books and provide you with companionship on those long trips to outer space.
Trend Themes
1. Geek-chic Apparel - The rise of geek-chic apparel presents an opportunity for innovative and unique merchandise, such as the Chewbacca backpack.
2. Novelty Backpacks - The rise of novelty backpacks allows for creative and playful designs, like the Chewbacca backpack, to become more mainstream.
3. Fandom Merchandise - The popularity of fan culture and merchandise creates a demand for new and exciting products, like the Chewbacca backpack, that cater to specific fandoms.
Industry Implications
1. Fashion and Apparel - The fashion and apparel industry can tap into the growing trend of geek-chic and fandom merchandise to create unique and creative products like the Chewbacca backpack.
2. Retail - As novelty backpacks become more mainstream, the retail industry can benefit from offering playful and unique designs such as the Chewbacca backpack.
3. Entertainment - The entertainment industry can capitalize on fan culture and merchandise by creating products like the Chewbacca backpack, catering to specific fandoms and enhancing the overall fan experience.
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