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  1. gifts they might actually want
    Valentine’s Day Gifts for Every Type of ManA cannabis-scented candle, a bread cookbook, and a fancy soap on a rope.
  2. painless shopping
    27 Cheap (But Expensive-Looking) Dining-Room Décor Accents You Can Buy on AmazonFrom napkins to silverware to an (unconventional) table.
  3. ask a cool person
    The Best High-Waisted Jeans, According to Stylish Women“Once I find a decent fit, I tend to buy in bulk.”
  4. valentines day 2021
    The Best Valentine’s Day Flowers (That You Can Order Online)From traditional red roses to a tiny pink cactus.
  5. recommended by experts
    What Are the Best TVs Under $500?Because Bling Empire deserves better than your 13-inch laptop.
  6. dont dillydally
    8 Things That’ll Almost Definitely Sell Out: From Great Jones to GoldeA host of quirky, unlikely, and very good collabs.
  7. valentines day 2021
    The Best Food Gifts for Every Type of ValentineIncluding some boxes of chocolate and three dozen oysters, plus a DIY fondue kit and five-pound bag of mixed candy from Economy Candy.
  8. micro sales
    9 Things on Sale You’ll Actually Want to Buy: From Maje to ChefmanIncluding discounted cold-weather gear for him and her, some cheap but expensive-looking kitchenware, and even a vacuum strong enough for pet owners.
  9. gifts they might actually want
    The Best Virtual Gifts for Valentine’s DayFrom a floral-arrangement class to a pasta-making course taught by an Italian grandmother.
  10. the best. really.
    What Is the Best Lingerie?“I feel like a goddess while wearing this.”
  11. deal of the day
    The Best (and Best-Looking) Electric Kettle Is on SaleBut only through midnight — so don’t dillydally.
  12. this thing’s incredible
    In the U.K., I Found an Actually Sexy Bra for Big Boobs (at a Reasonable $67)Despite being so femininely detailed and beautiful to look at, it turned out to appear perfectly smooth under my sweater.
  13. ask a cool person
    What Are the Best Men’s Crewneck Sweatshirts?“It is so soft and fluffy, it might as well be made of kitten fur and cotton balls.”
  14. this thing’s incredible
    Man-About-Town George Wayne’s Favorite (Caffeine-Free) Pick-Me-UpSays gossip writer George Wayne, “It’s what I now reach for when I need a mood lift or to feel rejuvenated and meta-human à la Deepak Chopra.”
  15. painless shopping
    34 (Unusual, Funny, Artful, Tasteful) Valentine’s Cards You Can Buy on AmazonOptions for friends, kids, spouses, and anyone else you love.
  16. people’s choice
    The Best Hand Creams on Amazon, According to Hyperenthusiastic Reviewers“Wow, I hate hand creams, but this is amazing.”
  17. painless shopping
    The Best E-Greeting-Card Services (for When Snail Mail Isn’t an Option)Including video messages, group greetings, and physical cards you don’t have to send yourself.
  18. recommended by experts
    Everything You Need to Start Streaming, According to Twitch Streamers“Think of yourself as an entertainer, a comedian, etc., in a room full of people.”
  19. recommended by experts
    The Best Webcams, According to Tech Experts, YouTubers, and StreamersBecause the one built into your laptop isn’t doing you any favors.
  20. this thing’s incredible
    I Quit Coffee With the Help of This Dandelion PowderStirring the powder in my cup makes me feel like a wise old hippie, impervious to the stresses of winter in NYC during a pandemic.
  21. celebrity shopping
    What RHOSLC’s Brooks Marks Can’t Live Without“I’ve worn these my entire life. They sell them at Costco.”
  22. painless shopping
    45 Valentine’s Day Gifts for Every Type of Woman (That You Can Buy on Amazon)From a bonsai tree to a pair of cashmere sweatpants.
  23. not a professional. just crazy.
    The Valentine’s Gifts I Would Give Any Beauty ObsessiveIncluding fuzzy slippers and a pink (yes, pink!) Mason Pearson.
  24. gifts they might actually want
    A Gift for Every Type of WifeIncluding a sophisticated stuffed ostrich, fuzzy slippers, and a status workout sneaker.
  25. strategist investigates
    What You Need to Know About Double MaskingIn the case of the new COVID variants two masks are better than one.
  26. people’s choice
    The Best Laundry Baskets on Amazon, According to Hyperenthusiastic Reviewers“I experience joy when I lift up the little wicker flaps.”
  27. micro sales
    13 Things on Sale You’ll Actually Want to Buy: From Baggu to Mario BadescuIncluding a time-tested Baggu tote bag, celebrity-approved natural deodorant, and some easy-to-use tanning towels.
  28. ask a cool person
    What Are the Best Cloth Napkins?A simple way to elevate your at-home dining experience.
  29. deal of the day
    This Strategist-Approved Wireless Charging Stand Is $15 Off“My attitude toward wireless chargers changed when I found the Anker PowerWave charger.”
  30. people’s choice
    The Best Dish Racks on Amazon, According to Hyperenthusiastic Reviewers“I’ve owned this dish rack for over a year and can state unequivocally that this is the best dish rack in the history of man.”
  31. recommended by experts
    The Best Point-and-Shoot Cameras, According to PhotographersThese small cameras go big on quality.
  32. valentines day 2021
    For the Valentine Who Has Everything, Print Out These Valentine’s Day Gift CardsLots of options for those looking to give a low-lift virtual experience.
  33. people’s choice
    The Best Cable Organizers on Amazon, According to Hyperenthusiastic Reviewers“I have one of these attached to almost every cord-having thing I own and for maybe $30 I feel like my whole life got a face-lift.”
  34. recommended by experts
    The Best Couples Sex Toys, According to Sex Therapists and Relationship ExpertsReally, any sex toy can be a couples sex toy, but these are specifically designed for you and a partner.
  35. recommended by experts
    The Best Lubes, According to ExpertsIncluding a flavored lube that one expert says is used to top ice cream at trade shows (because it tastes that good).
  36. people’s choice
    The Best Lightning Cables on Amazon, According to Hyperenthusiastic ReviewersIncluding one that “will not let you down when it comes to lifespan, durability, quality components, slim design, and exceptional packaging.”
  37. recommended by experts
    The Best Face-Mask Filters, According to Doctors and ScientistsWe found out what to put in that filter pocket.
  38. deal of the day
    These Fleece-Lined L.L.Bean Boots Are More Than Half OffA worthy pair of UGG alternatives — for less than half the price of UGGs.
  39. micro sales
    11 Things on Sale You’ll Actually Want to Buy: From Barbour to Instant PotIncluding deeply discounted items we think any Valentine would love.
  40. sunday circular
    10 Products That Delighted Us Last Week: From Sexy Candles to Canadian CoatsIncluding a Vermont-made beanie for cross-country skiing, a seductive sculptural candle, and a better version of a beloved baby monitor.
  41. not a professional. just crazy.
    Best Heat-Free Curling Methods, According to TikTokOne Trick Even Involves Socks
  42. ask a cool person
    What Are the Best Wireless Bras and Bralettes?Including a bralette made from organic cotton and recycled water bottles, and a soft-cup bra that’s available in four different shades of “nude.”
  43. recommended by experts
    Where to Buy Face Masks for KidsWe spoke to pediatricians to find the face masks both you and your kids will love.
  44. painless shopping
    33 Cheap (But Expensive-Looking) Bedroom Décor Items You Can Buy on AmazonDo up your sanctuary without spending a fortune.
  45. painless shopping
    46 Cheap (But Expensive-Looking) Apartment Accents on AmazonIncluding a napkin holder for the cost of a Sweetgreen salad.
  46. people’s choice
    The Best Dog Beds on Amazon, According to Hyperenthusiastic Reviewers“She’s snug as a bug, and most days I have to wake her up to get her out of this bed!”
  47. weird things we love
    Opera Singers, Broadway Stars, and Pilates Pros Ease Neck Knots With This DoodadI heard about it from an opera singer, who heard about it from a Broadway actress, who heard about it from another actor-turned–massage therapist.
  48. celebrity shopping
    What Regina King Can’t Live Without“There are those people who sip on cognac; for tequila drinkers, this is our cognac.”
  49. valentine’s day 2020
    39 Valentine’s Day Gifts (Under $50) for Every Type of PersonIncluding some status chocolate and a picnic basket backpack for two.
  50. deal of the day
    You Can Save $100 on This Strategist-Approved Bidet“Just the thought of coming home to your analog toilet becomes so … uncivilized.”
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