Do you ever walk by an ad, or a piece of a marketing campaign and think, 'Why didn't I come up with that?' If something makes you take a 'double-take', chances are they did it right.

When it comes to advertising, you basically have anything to work with. From the usual billboards and magazines, to the toothbrush at the dentist office, or the shopping bag you walk out of the store with. There are only about a million ways you can tie your name to something. But it's the ideas above and beyond that really catch your eye.

Here are a few of my favorite pieces of creative advertising:

So, utilize whatever it takes… your only goal is to grab the user. Think creatively and turn your marketing efforts up a notch!