When someone mentions the word inventor, your mind might shift to Thomas Edison tinkering with test tubes in a laboratory while wearing a white coat — but new inventions can come from anywhere. From rock stars and athletes to actors and models, some of the best invention ideas were the brainchildren of the celebrities you read about in magazines or pay to see in concert, or whose movies you're streaming right now.
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This article originally appeared on GOBankingRates.com: Who Knew These 15 Things Were Invented by Celebrities?