Here's a cute collection of finely feathered friends from Abby Glassenberg's excellent Etsy store. Using reclaimed and vintage fabrics, she whips out these soft sculptures while her little darlings nap. So while migratory birds are making their way back to nest and raise baby birdies, Abby is taking care of her babies and being an artist too. Hate her.
Implications - Products like these succeed at being charming and appealing while also being environmentally conscious. Best of all, these clever creations are something business both big and small could easily make the most of as they do not require extensive manufacturing facilities to create or extensive design teams to devise.