Simple brilliant idea & SO cool.
Stuff Your Doodles makes bespoke soft toys using a doodle as the design. It is recreated with recycled materials, stuffed and sent back to you. Prices start at £50.
Implications - Products like this have a huge appeal to consumers who are full of creativity but don't have the technological means to manifest it into actual products. The sense of playful quirkiness that products like this embrace would definitely appeal to younger consumers and also demonstrate the power of crowdsourced business models. By not having to do the legwork of designing their products, companies that embrace this kind of strategy can save money while also giving consumers exactly what they want.