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Rachael Griffiths is a writer at the Strategist based in the United Kingdom. She writes about fashion and accessories, beauty, and gifts.

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    A Gift for Every Type of WifeIncluding beautiful glassware, a fancy coffee machine, and lots of self-care items.
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    The Best Gifts for Star Wars Fans, According to Star Wars FansLego sets, action figures, and unique collectibles for the discerning superfan.
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    What Are the Best Jumpsuits?Including a pick from Phoebe Bridgers.
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    These Magic Drops Keep My Hair Fire-Engine Red for WeeksThey mix right in with your conditioner, last from wash to wash, and work even on darker hair.
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    How Did Kitten Heels Become the New Padded Sandal?A very specific iteration of the low heel is back.
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    The Best Cashmere Jumpers for WomenWe asked stylists, fashion editors and obsessives for their picks of the best cashmere for every occasion.
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    Ask the Strategist: Where Can I Find a Stylish Wedding Dress for Under £500?Suitable for everything from an elopement to a more traditional service.
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