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  1. this thing’s incredible
    These Stylish $25 Wood Poster Rails Save Me Hundreds on Framed ArtThey’re basically framing for dummies.
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    I Bought One, Then Two, Then Three Pairs of These No-Gape JeansI have never, ever owned jeans that did not gape at the back, but these fit perfectly right out of the box.
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    This Cleanser Annihilated My Maskne (and My Boyfriend’s) in Just a WeekIt still feels awkward to leave the house with the lower half of my face showing, but now I know anyone I catch staring isn’t looking at my zits.
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    I Have Been Loyal to These Machine-Washable Slippers for Over Half a Decade’Each time I slide my feet into them, they feel like the seldom luxury of fluffed hotel down pillows.’
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    These Marni-esque Sandals (From Sorel, of All Places) Are My New Everyday HeelsAt dinner the other night, the very stylish wife of a fancy doctor praised them. “Sorel,” I said. “Sorel?” she said.
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    These Expandable Tongs Let Me Steam Dim Sum the Way My Grandparents Used ToThey prevent burnt fingers and help keep a family tradition going.
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    This Microwavable Heated Cap Is the Star of My Wash DayThanks to my Hot Head, regular deep conditioning has never been so easy.
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    The Instant De-Puffing Eye Cream I Use to Look Less TiredThe effects are immediate and subtle enough that my friends just think I got a really good night’s sleep.
  9. compulsive shopping
    The Never-Sag Underwear Katie Sturino Owns in (Almost) Every ColorYou know when your underwear starts to dip and you have to pull it up in the front? It’s a horrible feeling that I never have in this pair.
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    The Pink Salt That Makes Other Pink Salts Taste Like Table SaltMy mom’s nutritionist converted her, she (finally) converted me, and now it’s my turn to convert you.
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    No Snack Satisfies Me Quite Like This Slurpable (Slightly Chewy) JellyThe screw-top pouches make me feel a bit like I’m eating high-end baby food.
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    The Perfect Summer Perfume Is a Spanish Baby Cologne“Quickly, I forgot about my long-lost Coco Mademoiselle.”
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    I Make Sushi at Home With This (Fisherman-Recommended) Fillet KnifeIt’s the perfect size and shape for precisely sliced nigiri.
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    The Secret Ingredient to My Cocktails (and Breakfast) Is This Dehydrator“The taste of whatever spirit is poured, be it a $10 bourbon or $100 Scotch, is made better by just one dehydrated orange slice.”
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    This Tiny Polaroid Camera Rekindled My Love for Instant PhotographyThe Polaroid Go taps into that nostalgia pleasure center of the brain. You never truly know what to expect, which is part of the magic.
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    I Found the Perfect (Verging on Orthopedic) Travel ShoeThey’re the only shoes I pack in the summer.
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    This Gift Let My Dad Tell All His Stories (and Then Gathered Them in a Book)It’s a present for both of you.
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    I Buy This French Shower Oil by the LitreI’ve stuck loyally by it, purchasing a litre bottle every few months for the past three years.
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    This Reusable Tampon Applicator Will Help Me Reduce Waste Well Into My 40sIt’s made from self-sanitizing, medical-grade plastic and lasts for up to 12,000 uses.
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    Every Time I Wear This Lip Stain on TV, People Message Me About It“Before the pandemic meant masks obscured my lips most of the time, I was asked about my lip color on a daily basis.”
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    This Fountain Pen Transforms My Chicken Scratch Into Exquisite ScriptWriting with the hefty tool is what I imagine coasting in a luxury car at full speed on the Autobahn must feel like.
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    The Best Gift for New Dads Is an Old (But Good As New) Polaroid CameraIt makes the square images that inspired the square layout of a certain photo-sharing app that (likely) inspired the refurbishing of this line.
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    This Piece of Rubber Stops My Dog From Whining During My MeetingsMy Zooms have been peaceful ever since.
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    With These Echinacea Drops, I Went From Splat on the Couch to Strolling OutsideMore than just a ’90s health fad.
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    I’ve Hiked Thousands of Miles with Dozens of Packs, and This Is My Go-ToPopular among seasoned backpackers, the brand remains off the radars of commercial retailers, but I saw it a lot while hiking the Appalachian Trail.
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    These (Absurdly Cheap) Cubitts Dupes Made Me Finally Ditch My Contacts“They make me look like I could appear as the hot-but-relatable daughter in an ’80s sitcom family, which is all I really ask for in eyewear.”
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    JBL’s Party Boost Turns My Bluetooth Speakers Into Surround SoundWhen you pair the JBL Charge 5 and the JBL Xtreme 3 together in Party Boost, you get instant surround sound that can be taken anywhere.
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    The Best Boba for Making Bubble Tea at Home, According to a Bubble-Tea FanaticAnd the other gear you need to whip it up in your own kitchen.
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    I Finally Found a Sustainable Toothpaste That Actually Protects My TeethYou get a sustainably packaged duo of toothpaste tubes, one for the day, and one for the night, plus a bamboo toothbrush.
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    This Multi-tool Has a Bit for Tightening Screws and a Pipe for Loosening Me UpClip it to the zipper on your pack for a discreet way to make your hikes a little more enjoyable.
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    This Lamp Lights Zoom Calls by Day — and Turns My Home Into a Club at NightIf I want the whole place to feel like a music video, there’s a setting that cycles through colors based on the songs I play.
  32. natural hair week
    This $2 Drugstore Hair Treatment Repaired My Hopeless Split EndsPalmer’s sustainably sourced deep conditioner is the truth.
  33. natural hair week
    The Curl Cream That Cut My Natural Hair Routine in HalfIt’s the only hair product I’ll use.
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    My Family Drinks This (Iced) Japanese Barley Tea All Summer LongIt quenches thirst much like another grain-based beverage you may be more familiar with: beer.
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    This Bird-Shaped Citrus Peeler Takes the Mess Out of Eating an OrangeThe bird has a sharp beak that scores your orange rind as you drag it from top to bottom.
  36. natural hair week
    I Wear My Grace Eleyae Bonnet Both to Bed and on Zoom CallsIt keeps my hair healthy and functions as a part-time hat.
  37. natural hair week
    This Is the Mason Pearson of Natural-Hair Brushes (and It’s Just $18)The Felicia Leatherwood Detangler Brush is the only brush I’ll ever need.
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    I Forsook Fenty for This Creamy, Glowy Too Faced ConcealerWhenever I post a selfie wearing it, I receive compliments — and when I tweet my love for the product, my mentions fill with women who feel the same.
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    This Kintsugi Repair Kit Gives My Broken Ceramics New LifeIt transformed a broken pie plate I might have otherwise thrown away into something beautiful and useful again.
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    I Waste Less and Enjoy Doing the Dishes More With This Kitchen Soap BarThe container-free bar of soap cleans plates, glasses, greasy pots, and even clothing without drying my hands.
  41. weird things we love
    An Artist’s ‘Magic Trick’ for Removing Stubborn Things From Almost Any SurfaceFor 40 years, Eric Haze has reached for Bestine to spot clean everything from car windshields and rare album covers to bedroom walls and artworks.
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    This Quinoa Conditioner Quenches My Afro Hair Like No OtherThe best thing? I’ve had the same results every time I’ve used it.
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    Nothing Refreshes My Post-Workout Hair Quite Like This (Liquid) Shampoo SprayIt leaves greasy hair feeling clean, a nice departure from the dry-shampoo-created smoke and mirrors I’ve grown used to.
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    This Magical Grout Paint Fixed My Botched Bathroom Tiles“After I was done, multiple people immediately slid into my DMs to ask me where they could buy it themselves (you’re welcome, Amazon).”
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    I Comfortably Eat Four-Course Meals in My Car With This Kids’ Crafting TrayFine dining on-the-go.
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    This Natural Deodorant Is the Most Effective I’ve Ever UsedAnd it smells as good as Glossier You.
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    Icelandic Smoked Sea Salt Ended My Pandemic Cooking RutSometimes, it’s worth cheating on Maldon.
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    These TikTok-Famous Leggings Far Surpass My LululemonsFrom Lizzo to my FYP, the leggings were everywhere.
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    This £14 Solar Fountain Turns My Garden Into a Veritable North London VersaillesI’ve sent proud photos to every group chat — from a patio-gardening friend in Stoke Newington to a rooftop gardener pal in St Gilles.
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    This Streetwear-Rental Service Has Rekindled My Love of Dressing UpAs life starts to look more normal with each vaccine administered, my daily wardrobe is showing signs of its old self, one garment at a time.
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