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Ambar Pardilla joined the Strategist as a writer in 2021 and before that worked at NBC and HuffPost. She covers women’s fashion and home organization.

  1. deal of the day
    This J.Crew One-Piece Is Just $37 for the First Day of SummerYou can’t go wrong with a scoop-neck one-piece for swimsuit season.
  2. best in class
    The 5 Very Best Handheld Vacuum CleanersWe separated the duds from the actually good models.
  3. best in class
    The Very Best MultivitaminsThink of these dietitian-recommended multivitamins as an “insurance policy” for those veggies that sometimes don’t make it onto your plate.
  4. father’s day 2022
    The Best Gifts for Dad (That Do Good, Too)One gadget provides clean drinking water to a child for an entire school year.
  5. deal of the day
    This Never-on-Sale Dior Balm Is 15 Percent Off Right NowBella Hadid’s makeup artist uses it to the last swipe.
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    The 8 Very Best Cordless VacuumsOne model easily sucked up the aftermath of an incident involving break dancing and baby powder.
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    These Springy Saucony Running Shoes Are Under $100 Right NowBeat your personal best.
  8. this thing’s incredible
    I’m Dropping My Olaplex Habit for This Oil That Makes My Hair Impossibly ShinyWe’re talking shampoo-commercial shiny.
  9. best in class
    The Very Best Men’s RazorsFrom safety razors to cartridge razors to electric razors to straight razors.
  10. deal of the day
    These Utilitarian (and Unisex) Uniqlo Shorts Are Now Just $30Buying two of these on sale is less than the price of one pair of Baggies.
  11. gifts they might actually want
    The Best Gifts for Mom (That Do Good, Too)Including a mother-of-pearl pendant that benefits the Women’s Prison Association and a shirt that supports the U.N. Refugee Agency’s work in Ukraine.
  12. best in class
    The 10 Very Best Safety RazorsShort-handle razors, long-handle razors, and a giftable set one barber says embodies the romance of safety razors.
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    The 18 Very Best Women’s UnderwearWe asked stylists, rappers, models, and designers about their favorites.
  14. deal of the day
    These Italian-Made J.Crew Fisherman Sandals Are Now Just $70Live out your “coastal grandmother” fantasy.
  15. deal of the day
    Lots of Colorful Crocs Are on Sale at Zappos (and Ship Free)“Wear them with white Nike socks for a streetwear-inspired look or — as God probably intended — sockless.”
  16. mother’s day 2022
    The Best Mother’s Day Gift Sets (Featuring Things We’ve Written About Before)A greatest-hits compilation from brands we love, including Aesop, Brightland, Glossier, and more.
  17. deal of the day
    Lisa Says Gah’s Much-Coveted Chunky Clogs Are 40 Percent Off NowThese have a distinct Delia’s-catalogue energy.
  18. best in class
    The Very Best Harnesses for Every Type of DogVets and dog trainers weigh in on their favorite harnesses for all kinds of dogs.
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    The 11 Very Best Dog LeashesVet- and trainer-approved leashes for everyday walks, late-night outings, and even jogs with your pup.
  20. deal of the day
    Open Spaces’ Shoe Rack Is on Sale Just in Time for Spring CleaningThe pile of shoes by the door just met its match.
  21. saw something said something
    We Found the Fun Historical-Figure Socks Ketanji Brown Jackson’s Husband WearsAnd they’re under $10, too.
  22. deal of the day
    This Dermatologist-Approved CeraVe Cream Is the Cheapest It’s Ever BeenThe formula will plump your skin right up.
  23. dont dillydally
    Katie Sturino’s Size-Inclusive Amazon Drop Is Here (for 30 Hours Only)Two words: checkerboard caftan.
  24. best in class
    The 9 Very Best Plus-Size Women’s JeansFrom straight, to flared, to wide-leg — to plenty of pairs that models swear by.
  25. best in class
    The 7 Very Best Mom JeansThese aren’t your mom’s mom jeans.
  26. deal of the day
    This Better-Than-SK-II Essence Is Now Less Than $15Hydrating, hyperpigmentation-fighting, and Rio-approved.
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    These Slipperlike Superga Sneakers Are More Than 40 Percent Off NowSpring forward with these kicks.
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    This (Yogi-Approved) Manduka Yoga Mat Is More Than 50 Percent Off NowGet your scorpion pose ready.
  29. this thing’s incredible
    My Mom Still Swears by This ’80s Mud Mask — and Now I Do TooOur skin-care philosophies are practically opposites, but Borghese brought us together.
  30. deal of the day
    This Set of Hair Turbans Is on Sale for Less Than the Price of OneMake wash day go by smoothly (literally).
  31. deal of the day
    These Ultracozy UGG Sweatpants Are 40 Percent Off Right NowExtreme weather calls for low-key pants.
  32. recommended by experts
    Everything You Need to Fly With a Cat, According to Feline ExpertsFrom airline-approved carriers to cleaning products for accidents.
  33. butt week
    How to Get Rid of Butt Acne, According to DermatologistsA breakdown of how to get rid of a butt breakout.
  34. painless shopping
    The Best Birthday Gifts for FriendsThere’s something for everyone in the group chat — including the friend who’s a World of Interiors subscriber and prefers Pilates to SoulCycle.
  35. deal of the day
    These Dietitian-Approved, Rarely on Sale Vitamins Are 30 Percent Off NowIt’s time to finally upgrade your Flintstones gummies.
  36. best in class
    The 8 Very Best Over-the-Counter Mouth Guards for Teeth Grinders“Teeth are stupid” — so they need a little extra support sometimes.
  37. year in review
    The Revlon Oil-Control Roller Is the Best Thing I Bought This YearMy face doesn’t look like a melting Goober candle anymore.
  38. micro sales
    12 Things on Sale You’ll Actually Want to Buy: From Revlon to Ralph LaurenIncluding Everlane mom jeans with the highest of high rises and a barely-there bra from Natori.
  39. deal of the day
    This Yogi-Approved Yoga Mat Is Almost Half Off (and Arrives for Christmas)Last-minute shoppers, here’s a self-care gift that’ll arrive in time.
  40. deal of the day
    This Smart Photo Frame Is on Sale (and Would Make a Great Gift)For the photo-book hoarder you know and love.
  41. ask a cool person
    What Are the Best Eyeglasses for Women?Including a pair with an Edith Head vibe and another described as a “spiritual successor to Meg Ryan’s glasses in When Harry Met Sally.”
  42. gifts they might actually want
    The Best Gifts to Buy Before They Sell Out, According to Trend ForecastersThis year’s top gifts include face-firming skin care, bright balaclavas, and knitwear as the next phase of loungewear.
  43. cyber monday 2021
    All the Best Walmart Cyber Monday DealsWalmart’s Cyber Monday sale includes deals on a Dyson vacuum, Apple AirPods, and more.
  44. black friday 2021
    All the Best Walmart Black Friday DealsWalmart’s Black Friday 2021 sale includes deals on a Dyson vacuum, Apple AirPods, and more.
  45. deal of the day
    The Away Carry-on Is on Sale for Cyber WeekOne travel writer told us this carry-on fits in “small island-hopper overheads or inter-European airlines like EasyJet and Ryanair.”
  46. recommended by experts
    The Best Face Scrubs, According to Dermatologists and FacialistsLeave your OG St. Ives Apricot Scrub behind.
  47. ask a cool person
    What Are the Best Stylish Coats Under $300 (That Are Actually Warm)?Including a pick from a self-described “sucker for a camel coat.”
  48. ask a cool person
    What Are the Best Long-Sleeved T-shirts for Women?Including waffle thermals, ribbed cottons, and cropped henleys.
  49. recommended by experts
    The Best Halloween Decorations and Props, According to Haunted-House ProsAll the tricks to turn your home into a haunted one from haunted-house pros.
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    How to Take Care of a Bald Head, According to ExpertsThink of caring for a bald head as steps in a skin-care routine.
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