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You can't re-invent the wheel

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I've been looking around alot lately, at other's works,jewelry magazines, art work- searching for something new, something innovative, somewhere to get new ideas, and just to admire the work of other's.
I've come to a conclusion for myself anyway; that you can't re-invent the wheel. You will never fit a round peg in a square hole. Most things have been done before, maybe, but with just a little different twist. Taking a look back in history, you will find the the ancient people of all cultures created and wore jewelry, or body adornments.


The same is true with fashion trends. Haven't you noticed how certain styles come in and out of fashion? For example; look at a peep toe wedge heel shoe. Once a vintage item, now back in style.

http://www.isabellasvintage.com/inc/sdetail/341


http://www.zappos.com/eric-michael-malu-black-suede
http://www.zappos.com/clarks-harwich-sailor-light-brown-suede

There are too few real innovators today. Let's face it, will there ever be a…