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  1. gifts they might actually want
    The Best Gifts for Writers, According to WritersIncluding bulletin boards, fountain pens, running shoes, meal replacement drinks, and a slang dictionary.
  2. painless shopping
    A Gift for Every Type of GirlfriendFrom a book about mushrooms to a robot vacuum.
  3. recommended by experts
    The Best Metal Detectors, According to Real-Life Treasure HuntersExperienced detectorists weigh in on the best tools for finding priceless relics.
  4. not a professional. just crazy.
    These 12 Makeup Products I’ve Long Loved Are Now All Half Off (or More)While I might not be wearing half as much makeup in quarantine as I did pre-pandemic, these bargain-basement deals are too good to pass up.
  5. recommended by experts
    The Best Hair Masks, According to Hair Experts“Hair masks are key to healthy hair, no matter the texture.”
  6. this thing’s incredible
    I Owe My Rosacea-Free Face to a Goat Named Admiral FrodoNothing got rid of my rosacea, until I found this goat’s milk soap.
  7. recommended by experts
    The Best Retinol Products for Every Skin Type, According to DermatologistsAn anti-aging essential.
  8. people’s choice
    The Best Clothes Steamers on Amazon, According to Hyperenthusiastic Reviewers“I’m ashamed to admit, I don’t know how to iron, BUT I’m a pro at using a steamer.”
  9. people’s choice
    The Best Irons on Amazon, According to Hyperenthusiastic ReviewersIncluding an iron that’s so easy to use it’s a favorite of one “home-ec flunk-out.”
  10. celebrity shopping
    What Hike Clerb’s Evelynn Escobar-Thomas Can’t Live Without“This is the one meal-replacement bar that I actually enjoy.”
  11. deal of the day
    This Invisible and Seamless Underwear From Lululemon Is Half PricePerfect for working out, or just hanging around.
  12. friday sales
    19 Things on Sale You’ll Actually Want to Buy: From Everlane to YetiIncluding pastel tie-dye joggers, Missoni-esque towels, even a raincoat for your dog.
  13. stuff we buy ourselves
    The Strategist Haul: What the Editors Bought in FebruaryIncluding a skin-clearing latte blend, a guitar humidifier, and plenty of nice-looking home décor.
  14. recommended by experts
    The Best Mascaras, According to Makeup ArtistsIncluding lengthening, volumizing, and waterproof options.
  15. gifts they might actually want
    The Best Subscription Boxes for Every Person (That Also Make Great Gifts)It’s the gift that literally keeps on giving.
  16. not a professional. just crazy.
    These 5 Serums Are Under $20 and Work Just As Well As Expensive OnesSerums don’t need to be expensive to order to be effective.
  17. weird things we love
    To Whoever Needs to Hear It: These Small Drawstring Trash Bags Are a Revelation“As the saying (now) goes, one man’s trash (bag) is another man’s treasure.”
  18. one-stop shop
    The Best Foam Mattresses You Can Buy Online, As Tested by Strategist EditorsWith options for every type of sleeper at every price point.
  19. people’s choice
    The Best Smart Locks on Amazon, According to Hyperenthusiastic Reviewers“Did I forget to lock the door? No problem. I can lock it from work if I want to.”
  20. recommended by experts
    The Best Down Pillows, According to ExpertsWhether you sleep on your side, stomach, back, or all three, the right down pillow can bring a touch of hotel-style luxury to your bed.
  21. people’s choice
    The Best Weight Benches on Amazon, According to Hyperenthusiastic Reviewers“With this, I can have a fully functioning gym set up available to me right in the closet of my studio apartment.”
  22. recommended by experts
    The Best Body Lotions for Dry Skin, According to DermatologistsIncluding everyday options; lotions for dry, sensitive skins; and specific products to treat inflamed dry skin and dryness caused by eczema.
  23. micro sales
    10 Things on Sale You’ll Actually Want to Buy: From Nike to Mansur GavrielWe’re antsy for springtime, and so are the sales.
  24. now that i know better
    How I’d Redo My Baby Registry: With German Formula and a Folding BassinetI’m six-foot-seven, so this made it easier for me to bend down and pick him up.
  25. deal of the day
    This Portable Anker Speaker Is the Cheapest We’ve Ever Seen ItIt’s on our list of the best things to buy from the Strategist-approved tech brand.
  26. ask a cool person
    The Best (Nice-Looking) Pill Cases, According to People Who Take PillsIncluding a “sleek” pill-case-slash-compact and objet d’art pill boxes from Jonathan Adler and Judith Leiber, all of which you’ll want to display.
  27. recommended by experts
    The Best Android Tablets, According to ExpertsIncluding one for only $99.
  28. gifts they might actually want
    The Best Gifts for Every Type of BoyfriendWhether he’s a night owl or a plant guy or has his favorite delivery joint on speed dial.
  29. dont dillydally
    6 Things That’ll Almost Definitely Sell Out: From Adidas to AwayFor starters, new colors of time-tested favorites.
  30. recommended by experts
    The Types of Cocktail Glasses You Actually Need, According to BartendersA V-shaped martini glass is not one of them.
  31. i keep seeing this
    I Suddenly Want to Cover My Entire Desk in These TikTok Light StripsFrom YouTube to Twitch to TikTok, light strips are everywhere.
  32. people’s choice
    The Best Yoga Mats on Amazon, According to Hyperenthusiastic Reviewers“This mat has changed my yoga life completely.”
  33. celebrity shopping
    What Glazed NYC Designers Shelby Macklin and Banna Nega Can’t Live Without“It has a strong, intense taste, but I just imagine I’m eating pizza whenever I take it.”
  34. people’s choice
    The Best Cat Carriers on Amazon, According to Hyperenthusiastic Reviewers“These are like little kitty cabanas.”
  35. micro sales
    12 Things on Sale You’ll Actually Want to Buy: From West Elm to ShopbopIncluding a bunch of wardrobe essentials that’ll transition nicely between seasons.
  36. deal of the day
    These Still-Cool Stan Smiths Are 40 Percent OffAnd they’re available in three different colors.
  37. gifts they might actually want
    A Gift for Every Type of MomFrom the gorpcore mom to the Goop mom.
  38. ask a cool person
    The Best CBD Products, According to Cool PeopleIncluding tinctures, topicals, edibles, and more.
  39. trust me i should know
    The Face Oils That Soothe My Finicky, Acne-Prone SkinOil, it turns out, won’t actually make your skin oilier.
  40. people’s choice
    The Best Bathroom Scales on Amazon, According to Hyperenthusiastic ReviewersIncluding one digital bathroom scale with over 147,000 reviews.
  41. recommended by experts
    27 Meaningful Condolence Gifts for Grieving FriendsAccording to grief and loss experts.
  42. people’s choice
    The Best Winter Gloves for Women, According to Amazon Reviewers“When the Siberian Express comes blasting down the Great Plains you better be wearing a good pair of gloves like these on your paws.”
  43. people’s choice
    The Best Carpet Steam Cleaners on Amazon, According to Hyperenthusiastic ReviewsIncluding a handheld carpet cleaner that made one reviewer “have so much fun cleaning.”
  44. painless shopping
    39 Cheap (But Expensive-Looking) Bathroom AccentsIncluding an actually cute toilet brush, a mushroom-shaped night light, and a bath mat for the young (or young at heart).
  45. micro sales
    13 Things on Sale You’ll Actually Want to Buy: From Patagonia to EverlaneIncluding a dirt-busting carpet cleaner and plenty of discounted workout essentials.
  46. i keep seeing this
    I Found Phoebe Bridgers’s Rocket-Ship BedsheetsYou can sleep beneath (or rather, among) the stars.
  47. ask a cool person
    The Best Housewarming Gifts, According to Cool Homeowners (and Renters)From smokeless incense to fancy salt and plush slippers.
  48. deal of the day
    These (Refurbished) Apple AirPods Pro Are 28 Percent Off TodayYes, they’re certified refurbished, but they’re still a very good deal.
  49. people’s choice
    The Best Electric Kettles on Amazon, According to Hyperenthusiastic Reviewers“It doesn’t tell you the time in Istanbul. I don’t get my text messages or emails on it, but it makes hot water quickly.”
  50. recommended by experts
    The Best Computer Monitors, According to ExpertsIncluding HD, Quad HD, and 4K.
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