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Unique Million Dollar Ideas That May Surprise You

Have you ever seen a product or business and thought, “Why didn’t I think of that?” While people daydream every day about striking it rich, only some have been lucky enough to come up with a million dollar idea.

Some entrepreneurs have found success with everyday products, like clothing and food. Others have dreamed up creations that are a bit more astounding. It may be a simple concept or one that is utterly unique. Either way, they may surprise you and will probably make you jealous.

Here we take a look at 10 surprising ideas that have earned more than a million in sales, and how the entrepreneurs behind the creations made it happen.

Click ahead to see the ideas that will make you say, “Why didn’t I think of that?”

By Michelle FoxPosted 15 March 2012

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