Two Dutch Designers have created fabulous vases that allow you to create characters from flora. Originally commissioned by the Flower Council of Holland, Niels Van Eijk and Miriam Van der Lubbe came up with Bloom my Buddy. They're vases with a reservoir to hold water and are perforated with holes in which you can place any sort of flora and create fun little lovable living characters.
Implications - With society surrounded by excessive amounts of technology, many consumers are looking for ways to personify their purchases to give them humanistic qualities. Companies would be wise to consider how their products contain emotional, human elements in order for buyers to feel a connection with their products.