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Safety Pin Bow Ties

The Leather Cho Neck Tie by Phenomenon

— February 13, 2010 — Art & Design
When I say that I found a leather bow tie and some safety pins, what springs to your mind? Maybe something about a DIY costume, or articles found while going through a male stripper's locker?

Whatever it is, the Leather Cho-Neck Tie by Phenomenon is what you can create when you have these two items at your disposal. Why was this created? I’ll never know. Do I want it? I have to say that the more I sit here and look at it… the more I lean towards yes.
Trend Themes
1. DIY Fashion - The trend of creating unique fashion pieces from unconventional materials presents an opportunity for disruptive innovation in the fashion industry.
2. Alternative Accessory Materials - The trend of using non-traditional materials for accessories could be a disruptive innovation opportunity for the fashion industry to create new and unique accessory options.
3. Minimalist Fashion - The trend of minimalist fashion could present an opportunity for designers to create simple yet stylish accessories, such as leather bow ties, for consumers who value functionality and simplicity.
Industry Implications
1. Fashion - The fashion industry could benefit from incorporating DIY, alternative materials, and minimalist fashion trends to create unique and appealing fashion pieces for consumers.
2. Craft and Hobby - The craft and hobby industry could capitalize on the growing trend of DIY fashion by providing consumers with materials and resources to create their own unique fashion pieces.
3. Alternative Materials - The alternative materials industry could expand its offerings to include materials specifically designed for use in fashion accessories, providing designers with new options to create unique pieces like leather bow ties.
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