As if you really care, there is a foosball table maker that will add some baroque, retro or vintage touches to your foosball table. Of course there is no touching in Foosball, so touches are for the non-player in your household/frat house/fire station. Swinnen Automatique makes the tables.
Implications - Innovations like this afford consumers the opportunity to add style and class to objects that are otherwise not necessarily terribly refined. There is a definite appeal in the romanticism of a vintage aesthetic, and this clever innovation opens up the prospect that other traditionally unsightly objects such as fridges, stoves, heaters and sinks could also be enhanced with products designed to give them a classier appearance.