10 Creative Ads In Unusual Places

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“Watch Around Water” is a campaign designed to educate the public about what adequate supervision is, and encourage parents/guardians to take on the responsibility for adequately supervising their children while visiting public aquatic facilities.

This promotional poster for a “self defense school” is quite creative: take one of the teeth and call for a free lesson at the self defense school.

Tangled phone lines are a common sight on the streets of Bangkok, so Procter & Gambledecided to take advantage of how they resembled long strands of tangled hair. To promote P&G’s line of Rejoice conditioners, a large green comb was placed on the telephone lines, reading: “Tangles? Switch to Rejoice Conditioners.”

To celebrate swimwear designer Shay Todda’s new collection, Nivea fashioned this Good-Bye Cellulite sofa for the event. You could call it a product demonstration carried out when our target thinks about cellulite the most.

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This is a clever ad for HSBCby Ogilvy & Mather Mumbai ad agency in India. The bank wanted to raise awareness of the dangers of global warming, so the ad guys glued an aerial photo of a city’s skyscrapers to the base of a swimming pool.

A print of a cup of Folgerscoffee was placed on top of manhole covers in New York City, USA. Wordings around the cup reads “Hey, City That Never Sleeps. Wake up. –from Folgers”.

“Thousands are held prisoners for their beliefs in places worse than this. Write until you free them all. Amnesty International”

A billboard for Zwilling J.A. Henckels, famous knife-makers.