21 How It’s Made GIFs Bound To Blow Your Mind

Published January 30, 2014
Updated February 7, 2018

We benefit from and enjoy the following products on a regular basis, and yet we seldom see the engineering-heavy processes that bring our beloved material goods to our supermarket shelves. Realized in GIF form, your favorite items assume a new–and perhaps less appealing–identity.

How It’s Made: Ice Cream Sandwiches

Ice Cream Sandwiches

How It’s Made: Bundles Of Hay

Bundling Hay

How It’s Made: Hot Dogs

Hot Dogs

Hot Dogs Conveyor

How It’s Made: A One-Take Old Spice Commercial

Old Spice Commercial

How It’s Made: Highway Barriers

Highway Barrier

How It’s Made: Chains


How It’s Made: Pre-Sharpened Pencils

Pencil Sharpening

How It’s Made: Springs


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Savannah Cox
Savannah Cox holds a Master's in International Affairs from The New School as well as a PhD from the University of California, Berkeley, and now serves as an Assistant Professor at the University of Sheffield. Her work as a writer has also appeared on DNAinfo.