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The eBay Nimbus 2000 Broom Will Put You Under a Spell

 - Jul 15, 2011
References: cgi.ebay & buzzfeed
With the final Harry Potter film just around the corner, this eBay Nimbus 2000 broom is sure to fly off the shelf.

The seller of this eBay Nimbus 2000 assures buyers that the broom is an authentic prop, and it really does look the part. The magical life-sized levitator is constructed out of molded plastic and resemble a broomstick with a mahogany handle and golden bands. The straw ends appear to be waving in the wind; this speedy stick will definitely guide you to the golden snitch.

Any Harry Potter fan will be enchanted by this amazingly real eBay Nimbus 2000 broom.

Implications - Consumers appreciate products that induce in them feelings of nostalgia as they remind them of pleasant past experiences. Products that make reference to elements of popular culture allow for this, and also allow consumers to convey their interests to their peers. Companies should incorporate pop culture references into their product designs to appeal to certain niche markets.