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Special Guest Post from Wonderfelle

Hey OB-ers! We have yet another fantastic post from our close friend at the always-fabulous Wonderfelle blog. Check it out, and read on for another hot pick from Miss Wonderfelle herself! Holiday shopping is in full force and nothing makes me happier than shiny bows adorning piles of gift-wrapped goodness!... [More]

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REMINDER: Kiki James Giveaway!

What are you going to do with all the lovely gifts that you get from your heartsick suitors this holiday season? Maybe *we* won't be swimming in jewels (sigh) or giving Cash4Gold a run for their money, but a we can always use a nice jewelry box for the baubles... [More]

Chuck Taylor Sparkle Oxfords

Chuck Taylor Sparkle Oxfords

The season of tinsel is upon us, which is why we're loving the Chuck Taylor Sparkle Oxfords ($60). This classic low-top sneaker adds a bit of fun and glamour with metallic threads woven through the upper portion. If you're not lovin' the silver color, don't fret.....you can be a bronze... [More]

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Linea Pelle Dylan Hobo

Cute green bag, soft buttery leather, the Linea Pelle Dylan Hobo ($395) is gonna be one of our go-to bags this winter. There's nothing like a bright pop pf color to pick up a drab outfit and did we mention that the zebra print lining makes us smile every time... [More]

 

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Elizabeth Grant Finishing Touch

We probably don't need to extol the virtues of a good primer again, but since everyone has different beauty needs, here's another fantastic primer to check out. Elizabeth Grant's Beautiful Colours Finishing Touch ($30) is highly moisturizing, will keep your makeup looking fresh, and will probably result in you using... [More]

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Dimri Multi Color Scarf

This Dimri Multi Color Scarf ($29) is just superb! Enjoy cuddling up to this colorful winter accessory on chilly days, or even year-round! Pile it on with other cold weather items for those frosty winter days but it would even work with a summer sundress on a windy warm evening.... [More]

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Recycling Frame

Don't feel bad, you're not the only one who forgets your reusable bags at home. Next time you find yourself empty-handed at the grocery store, get paper bags. Then, use this Recycling Frame ($52) to keep your paper bags upright and stable as you fill them with recycling. The last... [More]

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Jane D'Arensbourg 7 Link Chain Earring

Who knew Pyrex could do more than just make measuring cups and brownie pans? The Pyrex glass links in these Jane D'Arensbourg 7 Link Chain Earrings create a really intriguing set of earrings, don't they? The inter-linking circles always catch the light and illuminate each pieces' beautiful glow. These 7... [More]

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Kate Somerville Glow Kit

Kate Somerville's Glow Kit ($265) features three steps to help you achieve your most luminous look yet. Step one involves exfoliation to prepare your skin and slough away any dead skin cells. Step two hydrates the skin and replenishes the moisture in your newly scrubbed skin. Finally, step three involves... [More]

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Men's Precision Underwear

Even if our man doesn't need or want expensive underwear, the eye-candy filled Precision Underwear website is worth lingering in. The boxer brief Trunk ($52-59) style is especially appealing - with an embellished backside criss-cross, we'd feel like we were styling our men. Besides being blatantly sexy, this luxury underwear... [More]

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Ghost Candelabra

We want the finer things in life. We can't afford them, nor do we have the space for them, but boy do we want them! We're making do with what we can fit and afford, which is why we're dressing our table with the Ghost Candelabra ($78) this year instead... [More]

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Pop Menagerie Bird Ornament

Yay, the Jonathan Adler Christmas ornaments are out! We love how he makes miniature porcelain pieces every year that are wonderful to give as gifts and are totally affordable. Pick up a bunch of the Pop Menagerie Bird Ornaments ($28) to keep on hand during the holidays. This year, the... [More]

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Cyber Monday Roundup: Dealios For All!

We've mentioned a lot of Cyber Monday deals in the four Black Friday-Cyber Monday roundup articles we posted last week, but even more deals have come to our attention since then and we didn't want y'all to be out of the loop! Enjoy... but don't forget to check your bank... [More]

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Mason Floral Print Silk Dress

Oh floral print, how we love you and cannot get enough of you even in the dreariest of months. This Mason Floral Print Silk Dress ($368) is superb and while we aren't sure we love the torn-up black tights look that the model's got going on, we can see ourselves... [More]

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Feral Childe Grandpa Tunic

This environmentally-friendly tunic is made by one of the newest green designers around. Feral Childe creates unique pieces that are made from entirely organic cotton which means you can feel good about spending the big bucks to make a green stance in your wardrobe! This Feral Childe Grandpa Tunic ($200)... [More]

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CZ and Pearl Chandelier Earrings

Chandelier earrings don't have to be run of the mill. Although the shape of the Cubic Zirconia and Pearl Chandelier Earrings ($79) has been seen before, the pave sterling silver set glitz and detailing takes it beyond costume jewelry expectations. Mixing freshwater pearls with the glittering filigree flowers blends unlike... [More]

 

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The Official Illustrated New Moon Movie Companion

Ok ok, we know, the movie's been out for a while and maybe some readers have heard enough about the Twilight Saga. We also know that there are too many outed and closeted Twihards out there to ignore, and the The Official Illustrated New Moon Movie Companion ($11) adds a... [More]

Juicy Couture Velour Laptop Case

Juicy Couture Velour Laptop Case

Keep your laptop well-protected with the Juicy Couture Velour Laptop Case ($128), which is a must-have for the fashionista bookworm! This candy-colored laptop case lends a fun twist with it's logo-embroidered design and shiny patent trim. Case includes a top zip closure, exterior zip pocket and interior zip pocket. And... [More]

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Vertical Gardens

French botanist turned designer, Patrick Blanc has made an impressive name for himself with this Vertical Gardens ($Inquire), also known as Vegetal Walls. Amazing natural air purification systems and living art installations, these structures do a service to the environment while looking beautiful every hour of the day. We want... [More]

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The Watchery: 2009 Cyber Monday Deals

A beautiful high-quality watch is always an appreciated gift, one the recipient will wear and treasure for years to come. Check out the Cyber Monday deals at The Watchery and save b-i-g. The Ladies' Movado Sapphire Watch, which has a list price of $850 but regularly retails at The Watchery... [More]

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Seconds Series Plate

Jason Miller designed these plates to be a little "off". Each Seconds Series Plate Set ($130) features 4 vintage plates that have been re-glazed with an updated bird pattern. Now, they go further into detail about how these plates somehow challenge the modern consumer, something about half a bird being... [More]

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Slouchy Leatherette Buckle Boot

Fantastic boots under twenty buckaroos?! Yes, ladies, they are here and ready for you. These Slouchy Leatherette Buckle Boot ($15) may not be made out of genuine cowhide but they are sure to last just as long as their leather counterparts and carry you through this season's boot trend without... [More]

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Martha Stewart's Dinner At Home

Who doesn't want to pull off a fabulously delicious bistro-inspired dinner like braised chicken Marsala over sage polenta and be able to say offhandedly, "Oh, yes, it's one of the recipes my girl Martha Stewart told me about. We're, like, thisclose." Once your friends & family have picked themselves off... [More]

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Red Damask Party Plates

These Red Damask Party Plates ($44) are perfect for the next holiday party you are about to throw because they're easy to clean and will go with just about any dinner you're planning in the upcoming month. These beautiful party plates come in a set of four and will always... [More]

PJ Salvage Flannel Pajamas

PJ Salvage Flannel Pajamas

Spend the upcoming chilly, winter nights in cozy and adorably chic pj's! The PJ Salvage Flannel Pajamas ($48) are too cute for words. The breakfast print is making our tummies growl as we speak. And we couldn't think of a better way to rise and shine every morn....with buttered toast,... [More]

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Wouters & Hendrix Arrow Necklace

This neato Wouters & Hendrix Arrow Necklace ($750) is a perfect gift for your loved one this upcoming holiday season. Nab this necklace for the girl who likes delicate jewelry that isn't too girl, or jewelry that stands out against the more traditional stuff. With a gorgeous bow and arrow... [More]

 

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MissNowMrs.com - Get all your name-change paperwork filed in just 30 minutes

Just got married? Getting married soon? Congratulations! If you're taking your new spouses' name, though, be prepared to wait in line a lot: at the IRS. At the bank. At the DMV. And so on and so on... It can take upwards of 13 hours waiting in line and filling... [More]

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Mink Pink Animal Maxi Dress

Umm hello? What's not to love about this dress? We can't help but love the fun and flirty animal print and somewhat subdued neckline on this Mink Pink Animal Maxi Dress ($120). The deep v-neck will gracefully show off your decolletage without revealing too much and is also featured on... [More]

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Sailor Blazer

This isn't a very formal office, so all of us at Outblush know that ruthless teasing is in order for anyone who shows up in a blazer. We just might unbend, though, for this adorable asymmetrical sailor blazer from Chic Star. We heart the trim, and even more do we... [More]

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E.L.F Mineral Primer

We all have problems areas on our faces that have plagued us since we were sporting side ponytails and discussing the escapades of Kelly and Brenda - maybe it's an oily T-zone, or patches of flakey skin, or pores the size of dinner plates. Whatever your particular brand of facial... [More]

Philosophy Angel Cakes Set

Philosophy Angel Cakes Set

Philosophy is looking out for all of us! Their philosophy this season is to keep your angels close. And with that being said, the Philosophy Angel Cakes Set ($20) is a perfect stocking stuffer or grab bag gift for any gal. This sweet set consists of 8 oz. shampoo/shower gel/bubble... [More]

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WineWise

Charm a sophisticated wino without resorting to anything drastic by studying WineWise ($20), a basic introduction to wine selection, varieties, labels, and growing regions. Even though our new knowledge will make us seem rich, we'll secretly bookmark the chapter on bargains, highlighting the creme de la creme of inexpensive wines.... [More]

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Cheap Monday Selma Coat

Plaid, plaid, we are still mad about plaid. How dare anyone claim that this is a fleeting trend! We want plaid to be here to stay as a closet staple for years to come. This Cheap Monday Selma Coat ($175) is a perfect example of just how timeless plaid can... [More]

Jeweled Fragrance Atomizer

Jeweled Fragrance Atomizer

Glitz up your cosmetics bag with this chic, girly Jeweled Fragrance Atomizer ($25). You can fill this gorgeous ruby-bejeweled atomizer with your favorite scent and take it with you anywhere and everywhere. Now you can spritz and glitz, even when you're on the go!... [More]

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Sea Georgette Dress

Little black dresses are always a great staple for any working woman's wardrobe, but sometimes adding a hint of color (Or in this case, white!), can add a fresh dimension to the all-too-present LBD's of your wardrobe. We're gushing over this Sea Georgette Dress ($380) because it goes with just... [More]

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Kiki James Giveaway

It's holiday time, and we're thinking ahead... What're you going to do with all the lovely gifts that you get from your heartsick suitors? Ok, so maybe we won't be swimming in jewels or giving Cash4Gold a run for their money, but a gal can always use a nice jewelry... [More]

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Special Guest Post by Everybody Loves Coupons

Time to git yr learnin on! Everybody Loves Coupons, of UltimateCoupons.com fame, is a blog about, what else, coupons: how to use 'em, where to get 'em, and saving serious cash with 'em. But lurking inside this unassuming blog are some surprisingly well-researched and interesting articles about the economy, seasonal... [More]

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Roundup: New Moon Accessories

Exclusive to our beloved Nordstrom, the New Moon Fashion Line is mostly geared toward, shall we say, younger fans, but we're digging the accessories a little too hard. The Edward bag Clip ($36) features faceted beads, shiny charms, a crystal-studded 'E' and the Cullen family crest; now we can wear... [More]

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Rachel Comey Fur Mittens

Warm up your paws with these glorious fuzzy mittens. We've been going nuts making the furriest shadow puppets all afternoon in these Rachel Comey Fur Mittens ($245). While we have yet to test them out for their intended purposes, keeping our digits as toasty as can be, we're having a... [More]

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Ginseng Ebony Bangle

This Ginseng Ebony Bangle ($425) from Swarovski makes our wish list because it's gorgeous bling that isn't at all stuffy or traditional. The last thing we want when choosing our jewels is to end up in something that Mrs. Howell would've worn. The large ebony bangle lends a bolder statement... [More]

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Joy of Cooking: All About Vegetarian

More and more people are cutting meat our of their diet in stewardship to the environment, so the Joy of Cooking: All About Vegetarian ($11) is a no-brainer add to our gift list for our newly announced herbivore friends. This spin-off of the time tested kitchen classic, the Joy of... [More]

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Silver and Black Leather Bracelet

We've found the perfect accessory to make feuding Taylor Swift and Miley Cyrus fans cast down their arms. Well, most tween-to-twentysomethings can agree on the classic black leather cuff and silver braid embellishments on this simply stylish Silver and Black Leather Bracelet ($14). Versatility is the selling point to this... [More]

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Color a Month Planner

There's no need to lug around a huge 2010 date book this coming year. Grab Crate & Barrel's 2010 Color a Month Planner ($25) and you'll be able to tote a month at a time, each with full pages to fill with appointments and notes. We really like the idea... [More]

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Celeb Style: Carrie Underwood's Bag

Country star Carrie Underwood is just so cute it hurts. We just love how she stays away (or tries to) from the tabloids, sticking to her music and making sure her fans are happy! Her good girl image was only bolstered when we saw her walking around wearing a very... [More]

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Essential Vitamin Serum

We all know that even the best makeup in the world won't look great without a good foundation for it to sit on: your skin. NARS Essential Vitamin Serum ($75) contains vitamins A, C, and E, plus Chestnut Rose Fruit to promote visibly smoother, firmer, more vibrant and evenly toned... [More]

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Kvadrat Clouds

Renowned Brazilian designer brothers Ronan and Erwan Bouroullec have struck again with their creative space dividers, Clouds ($Inquire), a special item designed for Danish textile producer Kvadrat. This delicate modular tiling system has a wonderful texture and is meant to make spaces more warm and inviting. Consumers take the reigns... [More]

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Silver Scent Pomander Pendant

While we hope that your immediate surroundings are a lot less squalid than the average Elizabethan street, we still think you might be taken by this silver pomander pendant ($42). It opens to reveal a chamber in which you can place scented beads or fabric, and it's washable if you... [More]

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Carolina Amato Snappy Driver Gloves

We don't know too many who actually wear driving gloves for that particular reason anymore but if you do, then these are for you! Regardless of whether you drive in them or not, these Carolina Amato Snappy Driver Gloves ($48) work great as a fashionable accessory or a winter necessity.... [More]

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Vero Moda Long Sleeve Drape Dress

This dress looks like a breeze to just put on and look like a million bucks. The beautiful draping makes our shape look its best by accentuating only the good curves we've come to know and love (and work hard for). The Vero Moda Long Sleeve Drape Dress ($40) is... [More]

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Thomas Jptacek Writing Desk

The beauty of reclaimed wood rings builds the fingerprint-like signature of Thomas Jptacek's fine art furnishings. His Writing Desk ($5000), made of recycled heart pine, is meant to stimulate our creative energies. Its natural circular graphics within the square drawers have a hypnotizing power that might shake us out of... [More]

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Racquel Bracelet

Woven chains and cord straps seem like a really simple idea but we have yet to see such a great version as this Racquel Bracelet ($150). We've been wearing ours paired along with our other daily bracelets and bangles and somehow this bracelet in particular gets noticed more than the... [More]

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J. Crew Evie Top

Ruffles are flirty and feminine and fun, and we're all about them when done right. This Evie Top ($80) from J. Crew caught our eye because with the smaller ruffles set on a bias, this top comes off as much edgier than other ruffly items we've seen. Skinny jeans and... [More]

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Traveler's Sleep Kit

We're glad we don't have to submit ourselves to frequent flyer status on account of business, but those who do would snatch up the chic quilted Traveler's Sleep Kit ($33) in a second. This cute steal comes complete with a soft blanket and quilted snug fit eye mask in a... [More]

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Robert Rodriguez Black Denim & Leather Jacket

Mix it up a little with this Robert Rodriguez Black Denim & Leather Jacket ($656)! There's a hint of black denim and black leather and the combo is simply divine! We can wear this during the day without looking overdressed and we can set the night on fire with this... [More]

Black Halo Silk Peasant Top

Black Halo Silk Peasant Top

Get dolled up in a simple yet fabulously exquisite top! The Black Halo Silk Peasant Top ($248) is the epitome of simplicity combined with gorgeous fabric and divine details. This sexy silk charmeuse top has a banded v-neckline with beautifully puffed three-quarter sleeves. And not to mention, the pleat details... [More]

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Boots No7 Protect & Perfect Intense Beauty Serum

Claiming to do the work of hyper-expensive serums at a fraction of the price, new Boots No7 Protect & Perfect Intense Beauty Serum ($23) definitely merits a try. A formula of retinyl palmitate, antioxidants, peptides, and alfalfa extract work together to reduce the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles (Shut... [More]

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Red and White Lanterns

Looking for a festive holiday decoration that isn't your traditional string of holiday lights? We like these Red and White Lanterns ($25) because they throw a soft glow and there's enough red and white that you get the holiday feel without being beating over the head with candy canes.... [More]

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The Pioneer Woman Cooks

Time for a little love for other fabulous blogging women. Even if you can't relate to being married to a cowboy and living on a ranch, you'll likely be able to find something on The Pioneer Woman that you can connect with - for us, it's the food. Her site... [More]

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Celeb Style: January Jones' Bag

Mad Men darling January Jones was spotted recently in Washington DC looking dressed to make quite the impression. Her demure outfit no doubt left tongues wagging and her handbag made girls green with envy. Her purse, the Jimmy Choo Blythe Bag ($1895), is quite the little satchel of the season.... [More]

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Doubtblush: Butt and Face Towel

You may have noticed that we're hardly perpetual rays of sunshine around here, but even so, we seem to spend a lot of our time enthusing about one gewgaw or another. Doubtblush exists to make it clear that we do not, in fact, like everything. Excuse me, but isn't hygienic... [More]

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Reversible Measuring Spoon

We love space savers, being apartment dwellers with itsy bitsy teeny weeny yellow polka dot kitchens (Okay, except the yellow polka dot part), so this Crate & Barrel Reversible Measuring Spoon ($5) has won a spot in our hearts and our gadget drawers. An entire set of measuring spoons is... [More]

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Mabel Scarlett Graphic Top

This gorgeous Mabel Scarlett Graphic Top ($253) has a fabulous print that both flatters and matches anything. The black and cream combo is always a good choice for anyone's coloring and can go from daytime to evening with a few smart accessory choices. We love the shape of this blouse... [More]

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Roebuck Studios Chick Chair

Husband and wife design team Kate and Barret Roebuck create eco-friendly pieces from local sources around their home in Chelsea, Michigan. The whimsical shape of the Roebuck Studios Chick Chair ($200) instantly earned it a place in our hearts, and we're sure kids would flip for the bird. The added... [More]

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Body Deli Pumpkin Spice Scrub

Save the calories and gain soft glowing skin with this limited edition Body Deli Pumpkin Spice Scrub ($32). Raw pumpkin is mixed with organic cocoa & virgin coconut butter to create a concoction that is good enough to eat. Sea salt exfoliates, while deep, rich spices heal your skin and... [More]

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Mini Flower Press

Memorialize the last wildflower before the onslaught of winter, or seal the miscellaneous gift deal with the Mini Flower Press ($5). This endearing pocket-sized tool is romantic and sentimental - perfect for a scrapbooker or general nature fan. Really, it's a darling idea that puts a spring in our step.... [More]

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Shielding Hydro-Tint SPF 15

You don't have to spend beaucoup bucks to get the protection you need from the sun. Shield your face from the sun's harmful rays with this E.L.F. Shielding Hydro-Tint SPF 15 ($1). SPF 15 is powerful yet remember to apply throughout the day if you plan on being outside for... [More]

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Frosted Fuchsia Yarn Wreath

If you love Christmas decorations, but are a wee bit tired of the standard yuletide red n' green, check out the fabu wares of Etsy seller KnockKnocking, like this fun Frosted Fuchsia Yarn Wreath. ($55) The bright pink color palette accented with more candy-hued mixed media make it a sweet... [More]

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Implicite Soufre Ruffle Bra

Oh la la, not only does this bra look seriously sexy but it seems like we could wear it underneath a plain old tee to boot! The crimson undergarment has seamless cups matched with a mesh top half of the demi bra, which again hints at the fashion and function... [More]

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Lara Miller Geo Sweater Tunic

Look at this Lara Miller Geo Sweater Tunic ($395)! It's made of 100% wild-harvested bamboo and has a great art deco knit print going on. The neutral color tones make this easily wearable throughout the year and the short sleeves allow for us to layer this piece on rain or... [More]

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Milestones Necklace

We've all seen countless personalized best friend/mother and child/person you don't know who stalks you necklaces, and most of them are corny as all get out. "This pulsating LED in the shape of a heart symbolizes my wuv for you." Gack. Amy Cornwell's unobtrusive, sleek Milestones Necklace ($33) is totally... [More]

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Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W220 Camera

We can see why the Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W220 12 Megapixel Digital Camera ($145) is one of Sony's most popular cameras. Its brushed metal body looks great, and it's got four different outfits, including the head-turning bubblegum pink. And like all the popular kids, it has something to offer to everyone.... [More]

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Happy Thanksgiving, From All of Us!

Happy Thanksgiving, all ye faithful Outblush readers! We'll have posts going up throughout the day tomorrow, so if you find yourself needing to escape the family drama or the endless perkiness of the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade, you'll have somewhere to go. You're welcome. Oh, and if you're cooking Thanksgiving... [More]

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2009 Black Friday/Cyber Monday Roundup: It's the Final Countdown!

We're big fans of shopping it up at smaller businesses, as you can often find truly unique, creative gifts off the beaten path of typical big box stores. Ergo, we happily present the 2009 Black Friday/Cyber Monday Roundup: Small(er) Business Edition, round three! (And we're done after this one, we... [More]

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Illume Aurora Tins

Anthropologie has the yummiest candles this time of year and one of our favorites is the Illume Aurora Tin ($18). Each candle fills the room with warm, inviting scents and they are beautiful enough for a hostess gift. Wrap one of these in tissue paper with a small ornament, or... [More]

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Laura Mercier Renaissance Collection

Who doesn't love trendy makeup? It's so much fun to play with looks like neon eyeshadow, glitter eyeliner, plum lipstick, and the like, but if you're anything like us, you end up returning to the same classic neutrals time and again, because they just look good. That's the very premise... [More]

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Special Guest Post by Ashley from Smitten Design: Hello Robertson Headbands

Listen up ladies, Ashley from Smitten Design has agreed to grace our presence and give us a taste of her event-planning wisdom yet again. The Tallahassee native is a "constant design observer" and features an eyeful of lovely interests and inspirations on her adorable blog. Fully entertain your inner party... [More]

Perennial Garden Bag

Perennial Garden Bag

Like a breath of fresh air! The Perennial Garden Bag ($168) is a beauty! It features lavishly embroidered roses, irises and lilies, which will look fabulous and bloom all year long on this bag. Plus the quirky polka-dotted background will make a statement with just about any ol' outfit.... [More]

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Demeter Pumpkin Pie Spray

There have been studies that show that men love the smell of vanilla, but what about pumpkin pie? Hints of sugar, cinnamon, ginger and cloves make this Demeter Pumpkin Pie Spray ($23) extra tasty...to the nose that is. Spritz a little in your hair and get the season started early.... [More]

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Akanbe Folding Basket

If you're traveling with kids this winter (or, really anytime), you might be interested in the Akanbe Folding Basket ($128). This tote is essentially a large felt rug that through some folding magic becomes a basket to help you carry belongings. We think it'd be perfect for using to haul... [More]

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Gold Bird Cut-Out Ring

Me&Ro designs gorgeous little trinkets and fine jewelry. This Gold Bird Cut-Out Ring ($385) is special because of all of the tiny details that have gone into its creation. A wee oxidized bird is layered into a 10K gold disk and then placed into a sterling silver setting. Its beauty... [More]

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EnvironMODE Terrazzo Surface

Recycled kitchen and bath surface masters Enviroglas have introduced a new line of products called EnviroMODE ($Inquire) to their environmentally sound repertoire. This customizable porcelain terrazzo's refurbished from old toilets, sinks, and tubs, and we're into the look of the scattered bone-colored shards. It's available in hundreds of colors to... [More]

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HellOh Wool Waiter Blazer

This blazer has just a hint of something unique to it that we like because it sets it apart from the rest of those run-of-the-mill blazers that are everywhere nowadays. The HellOh Wool Waiter Blazer ($495) is longer in the back and comes up in the front to create a... [More]

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Robert Jones Beauty Makeup Brushes

We've said it before, and we'll say it again; even cheap drugstore makeup goes on & stays on better when applied with the best quality brushes you can afford. Robert Jones Beauty Makeup Brushes ($10-$178 for individual brushes and kits) are some of the best we've tried, with expertly crafted... [More]

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Singin' In The Rain Shower Curtain

Scrub-a-dub dub... there certainly doesn't have to be 3 men in a tub to have a grand ol' time the next time you shower! The Singin' In The Rain Shower Curtain ($28) is perfect for all of our fans that like to sing it up in the shower. Oooh Lalalalala!... [More]

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Saya Hibino Skull Pinky Ring

Skulls and studs are other hardcore gear have been popular for quite some time now but we prefer a more delicate approach to the fashion trend. This Saya Hibino Skull Pinky RIng ($160) is a great way to seriously make sure you haven't outdone the good girl gone bad look.... [More]

Cashmere Ribbed Beret

Cashmere Ribbed Beret

Having a bad hair day? Grab this Cashmere Ribbed Beret ($45), which is sure to keep your noggin' warm and your messy locks under wraps! It's available in 5 colors (scarlet, aubergine, black, winter white and heather grey) so we're sure you'll be able to find one to coordinate with... [More]

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Celeb Style: Katie Holmes' Bag

Katie Holmes probably has a closet just for her handbags. The girl has the potential to get just about anything she wants, not that we're terribly jealous or anything, so it's completely understandable that she should be wearing the latest and greatest handbag every week. We avoid drooling over her... [More]

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Script Tissue Paper

We've hit up John Derian for his delightful decoupage creations in the past, but this time, we're taking a gander at what he calls "ephemera" today. Gift wrapping is one the best parts of the holidays, and the Script Tissue Paper ($265/ 480 sheets) achieves a nice casual classiness. We'd... [More]

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Philosophy Kiss Me Tonight

Of course we're fans of this fabulous product - how could we not love something called Kiss Me Tonight ($20)? Not only is the name great, but this intense lip treatment will ensure your kisses are more enjoyable because your lips will be super hydrated and plump. The balm will... [More]

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Wallflower Cardboard Scratcher

This may look like a piece of modern wall sculpture, but it's actually a fun, functional cat perch and scratcher. Marmalade Pet Care's Wallflower Cardboard Scratcher ($28) handily cares for kitties' needs both to scrrrratch and to perch on high places whereupon they can survey all that they (think) they... [More]

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Need Supply Lace Inset Top

Perfect for work, perfect for a date, and definitely perfect for dinner with the girls: this top's got it all. The lace inlaid collar on this colorful blouse has gotten us out of many a fashion emergency. This Need Supply Lace Inset Top ($38) tends to be our go-to top... [More]

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Triple Treats Showergel Trio

Whether stuffing stockings or a suitcase, this Triple Treats Showergel Trio ($12, currently on sale for $9!) from Korres is practically perfect in every way. The three bottles of shower gel are suitable for travel and would make a great gift for anyone on your list. The scents are beyond... [More]

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DKNY Transparent Eyeglass Frames

Maybe it's because we like light green, but these cute DKNY frames (model #4584, $101) caught our attention not long ago. If you've been wondering whether you have the courage to wear big ol' specs, we may have found your gateway drug.... [More]

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Trovata Cardigan Dress

We aren't quite sure that we would ever wear this Trovata Cardigan Dress ($308) as a dress but we can totally see wrapping ourselves in this as an oversized sweater. We'd get all warm and fuzzy if this was our outerwear item rather than our outfit as a whole. The... [More]

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Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince

Available on December 8th, Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince, ($20) the sixth installment in the HP movie series, is easily one of the best of the films thus far. A tightly wound plot that stays as true as possible to the book (even though, ugh, yes, key plot points... [More]

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Mod White Wreath

Don't get us wrong, we love the sleigh bells and garish colors, the shimmering garland, the tacky sweaters, the red and green everything, but we do appreciate the understated holiday decor. If you're with us on that, you'll enjoy the simplicity of this Mod White Wreath ($60). Hang it on... [More]

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Banana Republic Enchantment Ring

New affordable accessories keep frugalistas afloat during the money hemorrhaging holiday season, and the darkly glamorous Banana Republic Enchantment Ring ($42) is just what we need in a cocktail ring. Gunmetal backed wrapping arms of rhinestones hug a fat faceted fashion onyx for a chunky gothic look. We're following this... [More]

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Gap Navajo Cropped Cardigan

Leave it to Gap to bring us yet another fab basic piece with flair! Slip on the Navajo Cropped Cardigan ($60) to instantly update any outfit in your wardrobe and brighten things up with the fun multicolored print. The short sleeves leave hands free, and the shawl collar can be... [More]

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B. Kamins Nutrient/Menopause Replacement Cream

This facial cream helps to replenish your skin with the nutrients it naturally loses when your body is peri-menopause and going through menopause. It's also recommended for skin that is prematurely aging due to extenuating circumstances and outside sources. The cream, which uses Bio-Maple and Episphier-Blue is great at toning... [More]

Hanky Panky Candy Rolled Thong

Hanky Panky Candy Rolled Thong

Let us see that tootsie roll! The Hanky Panky Candy Rolled Thong ($18) is truly bittersweet. The infamous original low rise thong is now packaged as a delectable lil' piece of candy. This super comfy, buttery soft stretch lace thong molds for to your body for the perfect fit. Plus... [More]

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How to Mix Drinks

It's true, some of us make it through the holidays with a little liquid cheer, and while we may not be fully equipped to cook a turkey and 17 pies in preparation for tomorrow, we're fully confident in our bartending abilities. If your cocktail concocting skills could use a refresher,... [More]

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Melanie Dizon Woven Toe Heels

These dainty little pumps are such a refreshing break from those seriously intense platforms that are huge this year. Melanie Dizon Woven Toe Heels ($478) are perfect for making any outfit seem a little girlier rather than sexier like the ubiquitously popular shoes of today. Sometimes it's nice to take... [More]

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Enchanted Forest Lariat

The Enchanted Forest Lariat ($85) isn't sufficient for snowy days, but for it's great for light neck coverage and statement appeal. Hanging loose, the abstract branches could be read as fanciful holiday antlers. We think the lovely "earth mist" color palette shows itself best when all the blues, greens, purples... [More]

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Amelia Dish

We're going all out platinum with the Amelia Dish ($56) by Clotet Lluís for Alessi. The Barcelona born designer's rich array of new kitchen forms are definitely welcome in our modern kitchen. We feel like we just got out of a physics science fair looking at the undulating sculptural surface,... [More]

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2009 Black Friday/Cyber Monday Roundup: Two! Dos! Due!

We're big fans of shopping it up at smaller businesses, as you can often find truly unique, creative gifts off the beaten path of typical big box stores. Ergo, we happily present another edition of our 2009 Black Friday/Cyber Monday Roundup: Small Business Edition! Effie's Heart - Purveyors of fabulous... [More]

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Essential 10 - Wardrobe Edition

Here's a list of 10 things no woman's closet should be without - the crucial basics that are the foundation of a chic and modern wardrobe. Just from these few pieces you can build a great look for work, the perfect date outfit, meet the parents brunch appropriate apparel, and... [More]

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Special Guest Post by Keyhole Photo: MyJones Personalized Soda

Hey kids, it's time once again for another tutorial on how to be as cool, professional, and scary good at capturing life's little moments as our go-to photog, Meggan Haller, is. Meggan and her husband Jeff, the owners of Keyhole Photo, serve up documentary-style photography and are some of our... [More]

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I'm Just Here For the Food Version 2.0

Here at Outblush, we're utterly in love with Alton Brown. If you're not familiar with his practical-yet-wacky Food Network series Good Eats, we have to recommend a few weeks of couch potatoing, emphasis on the potato, as well as this book. Brown's focus is on making ordinary food superbly, and... [More]

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4 in 1 Vase

Space-saving multi-tasking items are a must for those of us living in small apartments. Vases are a must for those of us receiving bouquets from our many suitors (or, sigh, buying them from the local market). The 4 in 1 Vase ($90) is a brilliant piece of compact design that... [More]

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Bensoni Mohair Cardigan

The fifties are calling and they want their adorable little black cardigan back! This coy sweater has us lusting over it's retro and boxy fit and dreaming up of ways to make it perfectly translated for today's outfits de jour. Paired with jeans, a knee-length a-line skirt, an evening dress,... [More]

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Faux-fur Cossack Hat

Cozying up with our inner Russian glamor girl is now totally doable thanks to Albertus Swanepoel and his slew of regal custom hats. His sumptuous Faux-fur Cossack Hat ($300) is a luscious warm brown that's perfectly marbled with varying hues. This bold headpiece adds a touch of regality to a... [More]

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Martha Stewart Equivalents Kitchen Towels

With Thanksgiving mere days away, the holiday cooking has begun! Make your life a little bit easier and snag a set of Martha Stewart Equivalents Kitchen Towels ($10). They'll help you convert ounces to cups, will give you a measure to cut a tablespoon from a stick of butter and... [More]

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E.L.F. - Custom Kits From $20

Ye olde holidays are about to descend upon us like so many steaming gallons of mulled cider. At Eyes Lips Face, you can create custom kits packed with everything from concealer to eyelash curlers. You're girlfriends will love having the kits handy for travel or to stow in their desks... [More]

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Something Else Hazey Button Back Dress

It's hard to ignore the groovy purple haze in this Something Else Hazey Button Back Dress ($148) but we'll fight all urges to crack a Jimi Hendrix joke! This shift dress may seem shapeless but in fact, it's column fit makes everyone look a bit lengthier and leaner. That'll definitely... [More]

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Adam Lambert: For Your Entertainment

After seeing Adam Lambert's rather controversial AMA performance this past weekend, we felt we had to check out his new album, For Your Entertainment. ($10) Day-um. It's fabulous. The boy has one serious vocal range, and some very talented songwriters behind him. It's as though he's the secret love child... [More]

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Lucie Koldova Igloo Bookcase

Lucie Koldova mixes the notions of a kids' fortresses and libraries with her bubble gum and candy colored Igloo Bookcase ($Inquire). This fun architectural take on book storage is meant to evoke feelings of shelter for children while they feed their brains with knowledge. Considering it actually looks like a... [More]

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Philip Lim Sequin Top

3.1 Phillip Lim, we're in love. Your g-g-gorgeous Sequined Silk-Chiffon Top ($550) is a killer combination sleek sparkly shift silhouettes and soft feminine drapery. We've become accustomed to being taken aback by Lim's sophisticated urban evening style, and he's struck gold (and silver and bronze) with this sweetly saucy navy... [More]

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Cupcake Box Set

We're not sure if hanging these adorable little ornaments on our tree will satisfy our urge for holiday sweets or make it grow tenfold, but we do know that this Cupcake Box Set ($10) is a steal of a deal. Wouldn't they look great on a small tree? Maybe we'll... [More]

Juicy Couture Nail Polish Set

Juicy Couture Nail Polish Set

All Juicy girls can look perfectly polished thanks to the Juicy Couture Nail Polish Set ($24). This terrific trio consists of bright, vibrant colors that are long-lasting...so your chipping worries should be kept to a minimum. Plus the colors are bold and speak volumes....we're loving this set of yellow, pink... [More]

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Celeb Style: Uma Thurman's Bag

Olivier Theyskens may have left the fashion house of Nina Ricci, but that doesn't mean that the brand has stopped making some of the industry's greatest pieces around. Here we see one of Hollywood's more underrated celebs, Uma Thurman, walking around the busy streets of New York with a Nina... [More]

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Mesmerized by Jen Boaz

The magpie in us squeaked, "Oooh, shiny!" upon sighting this Mesmerized Bracelet by Jen Boaz. ($160) Champagne pearls and a treasure trove of multicolored semi-precious stones in a variety of sizes and cuts wrapped with 14k gold wire around a thick brass bangle make this a statement piece to jazz... [More]

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Magnetic Paper Clip Holder

We all know someone that's organization obsessed (like, borderline office OCD) but we appreciate their efficiency, so we want to get them a gift too. The German designed DUX Magnetic Paper Clip Holder ($14) is an elegant desk accessory for the style-conscious clean freak. A magnetic dispensing ring keeps loose... [More]

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Caboodle Habitats for Cats

It seems like no matter what kind of stylish kitty condo we get for our precious pets, they always end up being happier in a cardboard box. Now there's a logical, affordable, stylish way to make our cat happy and be eco-friendly! Caboodle Habitats for Cats ($32) have a lot... [More]

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Angels & Demons

We're of the opinion that of all of the Robert Langdon books by Dan Brown, Angels and Demons was the best of the lot, and we were the most excited to see it turned into a movie. Although certain key plot points were, ahem, changed significantly, we loved seeing Angels... [More]

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CLARO Acne Clearing Device

The CLARO Acne Clearing Device ($250) makes us feel like a zit-zapping super hero using futuristic tools to banish blemishes for good! This colorful, fancy-pants device uses both heat and light to clear your skin of any unsightly pimples. The tool plumps and smooths skin, evens discoloration, and heals acne.... [More]

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Albertus Swanepoel Goa Straw Hat

Out in the yard and don't want to mess up your hairdo? Keep the do tame and perfect by covering it up with this Albertus Swanepoel Goa Straw Hat ($305) while you're doing your dirty work or have an early morning wake up call to catch the local farmer's market.... [More]

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Paul Smith Bloc Rhodia

Keeping track of our random brainstorms in the Limited Edition Frame Design Bloc Rhodia N° 16 ($8) feels ultra stylish because the custom sketches of Paul Smith are rubbing off on us. Rhodia's cult-classic grid notebooks have been redecorated with Smith's trademark fashion multi stripe, and his guiding elements give... [More]

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Forever 21 Sunglasses

Sunglasses aren't just those pesky things that shield our eyes from the sun, now they're full-blown accessories. We can choose how we see the world and to be honest, the world looks much much better through these Forever 21 Sunglasses ($6). The rounded frames are very big right now and... [More]

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Tashkent Ankle Heel

Nude heels can last you for years and while we generally encourage splurging on a classic shoe shape like a sensible pump, we are here to make a major exception to our rule. These Tashkent Ankle Heels ($552) are a killer alternative to those plain pumps you've got your eyes... [More]

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Make Up For Ever Aqua Eyes Collector Set

When we were younger, a brand new box of freshly sharpened crayons or colored pencils was one of the greatest gifts we could receive. The possibilities were endless, the colors were new and vibrant, and we were happy. We've found the grown-up equivalent to that youthful gift in the Aqua... [More]

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Irish Green Driving Gloves

Dear Santa, We would love this pair of Irish Green Driving Gloves ($70) in our stocking. They are a gorgeous color that will brighten our spirits and make us very merry indeed. In fact, if you could make them show up a little earlier, so that we could enjoy their... [More]

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2009 Black Friday/Cyber Monday Roundup: Smaller = Better? Heck yes!

We're big fans of shopping it up at smaller businesses, as you can often find truly unique, creative gifts off the beaten path of typical big box stores. Ergo, we happily present the 2009 Black Friday/Cyber Monday Roundup: Small Business Edition! Korres - This Greek company makes amazing all-natural hair... [More]

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Ben's Bargains 2009 Black Friday Giveaways: iPods, Laptops, and Wiis, oh my!

Our tech-geek guy pals over at Ben's Bargains always have pretty sweet giveaways going on Black Friday, and this year's are no exception. Prizes include: a Vegas Pro Software Bundle worth $600 from Sony, a 16GB iPod Nano from Accessory Geeks, a $200 Restaurant.com gift certificate, a Nintendo Wii from... [More]

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Kirtsy: A Celebration of Women's Online Favorites

Clearly you're web-savvy if you're here on Outblush, so there's no doubt you'll love Kirtsy: A Celebration of Women's Online Favorites ($16). The best selections from kirtsy.com all come together in this book, so you'll have a wealth of pertinent information about fashion, travel, leisure, politics, family, relationships, etc. at... [More]

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SOTH Social St@tus Collection

Blogerella, Twitterina, are you well known amongst your peers as the go to girl for up-to-date info? We have found the ultimate statement piece for you. The SOTH Social St@tus Collection ($40) is fully customizable and absolutely the next "Carrie" necklace. Available in gold or silver, with or without bling,... [More]

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NARS Lip Lacquer

Sometimes a sheer gloss is all you want or need. But for those times when you're after a look with more allure check out NARS Lip Lacquer ($24). It's awesomely shiny and you can play with the amount to find the look you want. Use a light application under a... [More]

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C.O. Bigelow Cold & Flu Soak

If you're traveling on airplanes, or just having sniffling baby cousins shoved in your face at your family function, there will be plenty of opportunities to pick up some nasty bugs during Thanksgiving. We hope you all stay healthy, but if you happen to come down with a fever, this... [More]

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Elecom PlayBrick Stereo Earphones

As you know, we heart Legos over here, and we think these headphones from Japan are another fun, unique way to bring 'em back for the grown-ups. These Elecom PlayBrick Stereo Earphones ($40) are pretty much the same as regular noise-canceling in-ear headphones but with a distinctive 3 x 2... [More]

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Kitsune Stole

This multi-colored scarf is perfect for brightening up any gloomy and cold day. We can't get enough of this Kitsune Stole ($525) and the multitude of colors that it comes in. While we prefer the pink and blue color option because it'll go supremely well with jeans, there are plenty... [More]

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Osmotics Cellular Eye Repair

This cream is the cat's meow for clearing up spotting, fine lines, and any other aging elements around the eye. The most delicate skin on anyone's face, eye skin tends to age more dramatically than other visible areas which is why they need the most tender loving care. The Osmotics... [More]

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Three-Stone Bubble Ring

This Three-Stone Bubble Ring ($585), designed by Stephen Dweck, is a gorgeous piece to add to your jewelry collection. This statement piece features smoky quartz, natural agate, & a creamy cultured pearl. Stephen collects stones from around the world to incorporate into his collections and as always, you'll find his... [More]

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Doubtblush: Safety Chef Fire Extinguisher

You may have noticed that we're hardly perpetual rays of sunshine around here, but even so, we seem to spend a lot of our time enthusing about one gewgaw or another. Doubtblush exists to make it clear that we do not, in fact, like everything. Make no mistake, we like... [More]

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Obakki Funnel Neck Jacket

This Obakki Funnel Neck Jacket ($780) is so cozy and snuggly you might not want to take it off. Woven from mohair with just a teeny bit of wool, this jacket will keep the cold wind off your neck. It has ¾ sleeves, which might concern you at first, but... [More]

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Celeb Style: Naomi Watts' Bag

This week for our Celeb Style feature we wanted to showcase the handbags that some of the most stylish stars are wearing! There are always tons of choices when it comes to one of the most important accessories next to shoes and often times we are overwhelmed. Taking notes from... [More]

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Mini Owl Pillow

The Mini Owl Pillow ($18) exhibits a dopey look so adorable it makes us squeal. Making our couch cutesy will be a cinch with this little critter. He'll keep our heads comfy when we're vegging out, and keep our hearts warm while he's at it. Awww, shucks.... [More]

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Freshlook Colored Contacts

Sometimes you just wanna go green, no, not with recycling, we mean with your eyes. Freshlook Colored Contact Lenses ($18) are a cheap and easy way to try a different look for a few days. Created with different color hues, these lenses will cover even the most difficult brown. Freshlook... [More]

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Let Me Be Multicolored Angel Dress

This gorgeous dress offers up some of the most colorful Ikat print we've seen in a long while. This, dear OB-ers, is a good thing! We love a print that strands out boldly against the rest and there is nothing quite like this Let Me Be Multicolored Angel Dress ($223).... [More]

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Life NK Muscle Relief Bath Soak

Apparently, Jenny From the Block fell on her infamous booty last night during her live performance at the AMA's. We admit to laughing a little bit at J. Lo's tumble, and for a moment wondered if she'd actually need any bruise relief since she's got so much natural padding back... [More]

Jimmy Choo Glitter Flats

Jimmy Choo Glitter Flats

All that glitters really is gold! Glam it up this holiday in these fabulous Jimmy Choo Glitter Flats ($365). These amazingly comfortable square-toe ballet flats are lightly sprinkled with glittering gold sparkles. Throw on your favorite jeans and coziest cashmere sweater and strut your stuff....so everyone will catch a glimpse... [More]

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Timbuk2 Hidden Tote

We're not going to tsk tsk you if you're not using reusable grocery bags. We are, however, going to nudge you in the eco-friendly direction by showing you these very adorable, very practical Hidden Totes ($22) from Timbuk2. These bags are far more stylish than your standard reusable bag, and... [More]

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Maybelline Lash Stiletto Mascara

If your lashes are lush but you're looking for length (say that five times fast), Lash Stiletto ($8) is your new go-to mascara. As the name implies, this Maybelline wonder gives your lashes length and shine, just like your favorite pair of black patent heels. You can put on a... [More]

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Gail Ambrosius Chocolates

Yep, her name really is Gail Ambrosius - Ambrosius means "Nectar of the Gods" - and we're quite confident that Gail Ambrosius Chocolates ($4-77) are some of the finest we've ever tasted. Starting with single-origin dark chocolate to bring out the best of each individual cacao bean variety, Gail adds... [More]

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Lark & Wolff by Steven Alan Cotton Silk Marlow Dress

Who doesn't adore a good shirtdress? Reminiscent of a Victorian maid's outfit (IOHO) with the high collar, puffed sleeves, and ticking fabric, this Lark & Wolff by Steven Alan Cotton Silk Marlow Dress ($78) makes for easy dressing on a Monday morning. Toss it on with leggings or opaque wooly... [More]

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Thin Wall Wine Rack

Save cabinet space, keep your vino within easy reach, and use those colorful wine bottles as part of your décor with this rustic iron Thin Wall Wine Rack. ($53) It can be mounted vertically or horizontally, and will hold up to eight bottles of your fave vintages. The reclaimed-pipe look... [More]

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Diorskin Nude Natural Glow Sculpting Powder Makeup

Part highlighter, part soft-focus diffuser, part mineral makeup foundation, new Diorskin Nude Natural Glow Sculpting Powder Makeup SPF 10 ($50) will do quadruple duty in your makeup bag and as a skin treatment. Use over foundation as a finishing touch, alone for a more natural look, swirl all three shades... [More]

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Rock of Ages Holy Smoke Matches

Holy cannoli! Everyone's going to have to light up a few dinner table candles for the holidays so why not shock the stuffing out of your guests with these uber-kitchy Rock of Ages Holy Smoke Matches ($7)? The oversized matches come in this neon pink case and definitely catch people's... [More]

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Holly Go Nightly Sleep Mask

The Holly Go Nightly Sleep Mask ($14) is based on napping style of fashion icon Audrey Hepburn as Miss Holly Golightly of Breakfast at Tiffany's fame. Fake lashes are taken to a beyond red carpet extreme here, which makes ours the most glamorous cat nap that ever existed. Nighty night.... [More]

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Santa Clues

Maybe Santa doesn't exist - and don't you dare tell us he doesn't - but there's nothing quite like seeing a kid's face light up on Christmas morning when they see a new pile of presents with "From Santa" on the tags and evidence that the Big Guy was there.... [More]

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Evil Eye Etsy Roundup

Keep leering eyes away with your own set of evil eyes! Clockwise from top left: The Luckxury Amulet Bracelet ($50) gives the red Kabala string look some fashion flippancy; the White Drops of Rain Evil Eye Bracelet ($24) is an alternative view on the traditional talisman; Evil Eye Earrings ($25)... [More]

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The Beauty Encyclopedia

This The Beauty Encyclopedia ($20) is full to the brim with beauty knowledge, tips, and tricks. The big black book not only has makeup located inside but tons of info on how to properly use and manipulate all the cosmetics given. While it seems like a daunting task to sit... [More]

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Persol Folding Frame Sunglasses

Need a new pair of sturdy wear-everyday sunglasses? We do. This right here folks, is the new pair to wear of the season. These Persol Folding Frame Sunglasses ($260) are very neutral and very retro-chic in the best of ways. We love the gold hardware on the side and the... [More]

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One-Lump-or-Two-Lump Lamp

Would anyone care for a cup of tea? The One-Lump-or-Two-Lump Lamp ($198) is an adorably chic lamp that will truly brighten any room. And in a way, this white porcelain novelty lamp reminds us of a fairytale favorite.....Alice in Wonderland.... [More]

Betsey Johnson Tin Can Rose Skirt

Betsey Johnson Tin Can Rose Skirt

The Betsey Johnson Tin Can Rose Skirt ($188) is for the girl that wants to be noticed and remembered! Betsey has recently been raiding her closet and reproducing some of her favorite vintage designs. And this skirt is totally a Betsey signature piece - tons of tulle and roses! It... [More]

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Marimekko Tuuli Pillow Case

We're not about to pretend that all of our pillows match very well - which is probably because we have more of them than there are pillowcases in any normal bedding set. If you too know that fluffy, luxurious feeling, then you might both want and need this trees-in-the-wind print... [More]

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Ginette_NY Mini Milky Disc Necklace

This highly unusual piece of jewelry leaves us guessing what the 'right' way to wear it is. This Ginette_NY Mini Milky Disc Necklace ($635) is a great two-charmed necklace that allows for you to choose which pendant you want on front, side, or the back. It's like three necklaces in... [More]

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E.L.F. Candy Shop Lip Tins in Frosting Fanatic

We keep those who lip lock with us coming back for more by dabbing on E.L.F.'s Candy Shop Lip Tins in Frosting Fanatic ($2). We love the delicious taste of the vanilla frosting and we also love just how smooth and soft this balm makes our lips feel. A gift... [More]

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Kova & T Wolfy Blouse

The Kova & T Wolfy Blouse ($160) is a great throw-on piece that will make you look pulled together in a fancy boho way. The cute frilly detailing on the sleeves draws the eyes to the outlying areas of the blouse rather than the oversized fit, which can often times... [More]

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Charlotte Ronson Zip Skirt

We love the multicolored Aztec pattern on this Charlotte Ronson Zip Skirt ($130) because we can pretty much get away with wearing it with nearly everything! A cute denim jacket, black blouse for work, or even a grey sweatshirt all work perfectly with this stand-out skirt. The fit of it... [More]

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Golden Eagle Electronics Porcelain Phone

Sure we're glued to our cell phones when we're out of the house, but we'd never be able to completely transition away from our land line. Land lines, after all, don't get lost, run out of batteries, fade in and out randomly, or stop working because it's cloudy. And this... [More]

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DDF Wrinkle Resist Pore Minimizer

Man oh man, what woman doesn't want to minimize her pores? (Other parts are always welcome for minimizing as well, but beggars can't be choosers.) This DDF Wrinkle Resist Pore Minimizer ($85) is more than welcome in our bathroom cabinets with a title like that! The serum promises to not... [More]

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Louis Mariette Vivienne Crystal-Studded Headband

Hello lover! How stunning is this headband? This adornment is so beautiful it's hard to ignore; we're in awe of it's shining glory. The opulent crystal inlay makes our uniform LBD ensemble sparkle all that much more. This Louis Mariette Vivienne Crystal-Studded Headband ($265) even works well with a plain... [More]

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Monty Python: Almost the Truth (The Lawyer's Cut)

Are you a Monty Python fan? Are you, really? Well, then, how did they all meet? Which of the Pythons has joined the choir invisible? What was the scene the producers wanted to cut from Monty Python & the Holy Grail? Find out answers to all this and more in... [More]

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Woman's World: A Novel

So when we came across this book, we had no idea it was as...shall we say..."crazy" as it turned out to be. Besides being having incredibly well fleshed out character(s?) and totally spot-on period dialogue, Woman's World itself was collaged from over 40,000 individual text fragments cut from women's magazines... [More]

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NARS Eye Makeup Remover

Trust makeup artists, they who have to apply and remove countless pounds of product every day, to come up with a great eye makeup remover! NARS Eye Makeup Remover ($25) is gentle to delicate skin around the eyes, but still has a high-performance formula to remove every trace of even... [More]

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An Easy-Peasy Thanksgiving for (Cooking) Virgins

Okay. There's just one week left 'til you cook your very first Thanksgiving dinner in your teensy apartment. Don't panic! We've been there, done that, and proudly present to you our tips for an easy-peasy Thanksgiving dinner - including a handy timeline so you won't feel rushed - that'll taste... [More]

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Go-Girl Gel-Patches

Got a stress headache? Sore knee? bum elbow? For drug-free relief, we love Go-Girl Gel-Patches. ($15 for set of 2) Simply keep a pair of these flexible gel discs in the freezer, then apply wherever the owie is for cool, soothing, all-natural relief. Ahhhhhh, that's better. PS - Save 20%... [More]

Mrs. Claus Sweater

Mrs. Claus Sweater

Ho ho ho! Most of us are lovin the holiday cheer invoked with this garment!* The Mrs. Claus Sweater ($78) is so darling that even Mrs. Claus herself would be charmed to wear it. This limited edition cardigan is perfect for naughty and nice girls...especially those who like to sneak... [More]

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The 2009 Black Friday/Cyber Monday Roundup

You're probably wondering, given the current economic climate, how you're going to be able to afford any holiday presents for the friends & fam this year, right? We were, too, until we found out that this year's sales might be some of the best ever! Read on for a few... [More]

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NARS Velvet Matte Lip Pencil

Glosses are all well and good, but for extra drama, we love the NARS Velvet Matte Lip Pencil, ($24) especially in Pop Life, a rich Hollywood crimson perfect for vintage glam-inspired looks. Velvet Matte is a lipstick-lip pencil hybrid enriched with vitamin E for a non-drying, creamy finish that lasts... [More]

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E.L.F. & NARS Cosmetics Giveaways: WINNERS!

Wow. You guys bought a huge variety of stuff for your very first makeup purchase, from Bare Escentuals foundation to Wet 'n' Wild black kohl eyeliner to MAC eyeshadow to a recurring favorite, Bonne Bell Dr. Pepper Lip Smackers! (Seriously - we lost count of how many of y'all put... [More]

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Lips: Number One Hits

Two words: office karaoke. Lips: Number One Hits Bundle ($54) for the Xbox 360 is the sequel to the original Lips singing game that came out last fall, and it's really aimed at the budding divas who missed it the first time around. The game includes 40 hits, past and... [More]

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Johnny B Molding Paste

If you're shopping for men's hair wax, may we suggest Johnny B's Molding Paste? Johnny B is a small - really, really small - company in Los Angeles that has a reputation for making men's hair products with amazing hold. So after coercing a friend into trying Molding Paste, we... [More]

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Jo Malone Vanilla & Anise Cologne

The newest fragrance from Jo Malone, Vanilla & Anise, ($55-100) is warm, creamy, sweet and spicy - but not overpowering. Inspired by the sweet white flowers on Madagascar vanilla plants, it's a foodie scent for those who thought they didn't like food scents. The anise brings in a lightly fleeting,... [More]

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French Sole Floral Leather Ballet Flat

A classic Parisian silhouette updated in soft, touchable leather, this French Sole Floral Leather Ballet Flat ($125) adds floral charm to any outfit without being obtrusive. We're swooning over the delicately crafted rose adorning the toe and loving the comfortable flat heel and padded instep. It's available in black, as... [More]

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Natori Zen Floral Camisole Underwire Bra

Some tops are a little too low-cut for work, but you don't always want the added layer of a camisole - and girl, do not even think about the monstrosity known as the Dickey. Solution? The Natori Zen Floral Camisole Underwire Bra. ($50) The comfortable, supportive underwire bra with adjustable... [More]

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Silver Pansy Wall Clock

A sweet gift for a girly-girl friend or any gardeners in your life, the Silver Pansy Wall Clock ($68) arrives in a leaf-detailed kiri wood box for gift presentation. Made from silver-plated steel that's photo-etched to provide a super-realistic finish, it includes brass-plated stamens and hands, with a sweet little... [More]

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Clinique Black Tie Violets Holiday Collection

The Clinique 2009 holiday collection, Black Tie Violets, ($14-30) might just be one of our favorite holiday palettes to date. The soft, shimmery shades of purple in every hue from lilac to deep, rich plum with accent colors of bright pink is universally flattering and wearable for everyday. The line... [More]

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Botany Golden Dangle Earrings

A novel twist on standard-issue dangles or hoops, these Botany Golden Dangle Earrings ($22) by Etsy seller SimonDesigns are accented with tiny jade-hued Czech beads, crafted from matte gold-plated brass. Delicate and organic, they'll rest against your neck and jangle lightly with every movement.... [More]

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Eleni's New York Designer Handbags Cookie Collection

Yummy, we haven't had such a craving for a designer handbag in a long, long time. This Eleni's New York Designer Handbags Cookie Collection ($75) features some of the most famous bags known worldwide and they're all tiny gourmet cookies to boot! We don't feel as guilty splurging on these... [More]

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Mystic Tan Perfect Tan Kit for Face

God bless whoever it was that invented this more than important little kit. We always have a tough time staying bronze this time of year and are always slaves to anything providing a fake tan. We're going nuts over this Mystic Tan Perfect Tan Kit for Face ($54) because it... [More]

Jimmy Choo Roka Sunglasses

Jimmy Choo Roka Sunglasses

Protect your pretty peepers when you step outside! The Jimmy Choo Roka Sunglasses ($295) are a fashionista's dream. They're big and stylish plus they wrap and have goldtone accents. Plus they are a bit mysterious, which will help protect you from your paparazzi peeps that trail behind you on a... [More]

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Wine Bottle Accessory Gift Set

Everything your favorite wino needs all in one familiar package. Open the Wine Bottle Accessory Gift Set ($26) to reveal stoppers, a bottle opener, foil cutter and drip stop ring. We love it because we don't have a drawer for those things where we store our wine. You love it... [More]

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Daring Books for Girls

The Daring ($18) and Double Daring Books ($21) for Girls by Andrea J. Buchanan and Miriam Peskowitz contain a wealth of valuable life lessons such as several fetching ways to tie a scarf, how to change a tire, ways to execute some crucial karate moves, the ins and out of... [More]

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E.L.F. Nail Polish in Sunset

E.L.F. has an extensive line of nail polish colors and they continue to come up with new shades to excite their consumers. This E.L.F. Nail Polish in Sunset ($1) is one of their newer colors and we simply adore the metallic hint in the bottle. We like to stray away... [More]

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Sephora Shadow Shields

If you've ever spent twenty minutes working on a seriously involved eye makeup look, only to realize half of it ended up underneath your eyes and makes you look like you've gone ten rounds with the champ, then Sephora Shadow Shields ($16 for 30) are your new best friend. A... [More]

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Boo Boo Bling

Boo Boo Bling ($6) are clearly marketed as a children's item. We're telling you about them so that you can get them for your daughter/niece/cousin/etc. We're certainly not putting these on Outblush because we, as grown women, think that it would be freaking awesome to have bejeweled band-aids. No, definitely... [More]

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Lee Angel Jewelry Marie Drop Earrings

Decorate your face with this lavish Lee Angel Jewelry Marie Drop Earrings ($115) and you'll send your girlfriends into an instant jealous frenzy. The neutral white in the earrings means you can wear these all year long but they'll shine the most in the winter season against your fairer skin.... [More]

Hangover From Hell Face Mask

Hangover From Hell Face Mask

The task at hand is really very simple...apply this Hangover from Hell Face Mask ($14) after a late night of paryting and a few too many cocktails. This cooling mask is designed to refresh and revitalize your skin and peepers. Ahhh detoxify and purify!... [More]

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Marimekko Tuuli Pillow Case

We're not about to pretend that all of our pillows match very well - which is probably because we have more of them than there are pillowcases in any normal bedding set. If you too know that fluffy, luxurious feeling, then you might both want and need this trees-in-the-wind print... [More]

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Cynthia Rowley Eyewear

Did you know that Cynthia Rowley makes super cute and totally fashionable eyewear at affordable prices? Yeah, we didn't either until we saw these Cat Eye Eyeglasses ($135) in person. Available in purple or black, they have adorable rhinestone settings on the side and just enough "cat" to make you... [More]

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Benicia Necklace

There are some of us girls out there who simply can't get by with a little jewel on a delicate chain. Whether we have a penchant for glam or an aversion to all things dainty, we girls need more. So here it is, the Benicia Necklace ($128). It's over-the-top without... [More]

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Some Prefer Nettles

Most of our recent book selections have dealt with either violence or snacks, we admit it. But Junichiro Tanizaki's 1929 Some Prefer Nettles is about neither. Instead, it's sort of an anti-love story, by which we do NOT mean a hate story - the book is a slow, insightful picture... [More]

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Lauren Moshi Lips Dress

This rock'n'rolla tunic can be worn as an edgy dress or tunic and show off some serious pout appeal. The Lauren Moshi Lips Dress ($118) has serious staying power and can be the focal point of any outfit you can muster up. We like to think of this as just... [More]

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The Perfect Bite Co. Baby Burgers with Gorgonzola

While we would like to secretly shove our faces with these The Perfect Bite Co. Baby Burgers with Gorgonzola ($65) all on our own, we'd be able to live with ourselves just a teensy bit more if we served these at our holiday party this year. The perfectly delectable mini... [More]

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Custom Lipstick Case

So you'd love a cute little lipstick case to carry in your bag (especially since that dark red stuff melted into the lining that once) but you're not into neon-colored fake alligator, and you'd like the chance to personalize it with a little more than your initials. Forgo the knickknack... [More]

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E.L.F. Get the Look Smokey Eyes

Anytime we want to go out on the town we always strive to make the best smokey eye possible, but fall short on the actual execution of the process. We crave perfectly smoked eyelids and amazingly outlined eyes but need all the help we can get to make this look... [More]

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Ibride Lady Tray

Qui est la mystérieuse et belle femme on this Ibride Lady Tray? ($44 on sale) A seductive hand-painted photo of a beautiful woman with flowers in her hair - and not much else - adorns this laminated wood tray from France. It's the ideal backdrop for your collection of perfume... [More]

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Jamie Oliver Flavour Shaker

Aside from being a bit of British eye candy, Jamie Oliver makes darned good food. Check out his cookbooks if you don't believe us! His new foray into cookware, the Jamie Oliver Flavour Shaker ($30) is designed to help you get maximum flavor (flavouuuur! as the Brits would say) out... [More]

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Ahava Intensive Hydration Mask

Winter weather takes a bigger toll on your face than you might think; after all, it's pretty much the only part of your body you don't swaddle in layers when the thermostat takes a nosedive! Since your face takes the full brunt of the harshness of the elements, it's a... [More]

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Yoana Baraschi Cameo Top

The delicate beadwork, ruffles, and cameo brooch on Yoana Baraschi's Cameo Top ($262) add a distinctly Victorian flair and feminine frill to this fuchsia party top. The elaborate detailing and textured netting make it a stand-alone piece best paired with delicately simple (if any) accessories, a slim skirt or pants,... [More]

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Aspinal of London Giveaway: Announcing the WINNER!

Well, ladies n' gentlemen, we have a lucky winner for the Aspinal of London giveaway prize of Full Moon Black Onyx Cufflinks & Sterling Silver Collar Stiffeners, a set worth $147! A Ms. Stephanie was our lucky randomly-selected winner, and she said that the best gift she ever got was... [More]

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Microcosm Publishing

Anyone remember '90's 'zines? Ah, the good 'ol days of little homemade paper manifestos brimming with righteous zeal for various rights/passions/causes...what happened to those? So maybe they're not as popular as in past decades (could it be due in part to the extreme green initiative? Eh. Maybe.), but they're still... [More]

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Evil Eye Necklace

Ward away bad karma with an Evil Eye Necklace ($675) designed by Sydney Evan. Many cultures believe that the symbol of the evil eye will keep you safe from the scornful looks of others that might bring you harm. We love this diamond encrusted version we found at Neimans. It's... [More]

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Cheesecake in a Jar Sampler

Mmm...cheesecake...huh? Oh sorry, we were drooling deliriously over here. We're completely smitten with the adorable treats in the Cheesecake in a Jar Sampler ($29). With six different flavors of scrumptious mini cheesecakes, this is a perfect palate pleaser for those of us who don't want to devour an entire cheesecake... [More]

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Dell Adamo XPS

The newest geek eye candy du jour is the Dell Adamo XPS ($1799, pre-order), hailed as the thinnest laptop in this whole wide universe (or something like that) at just 0.4 inches. We're not sure where this obsession with ultra-thin is taking all of us, but it's probably fine for... [More]

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Tarte Cheek Stain Set

Tarte makes great cheek stains, there's no two ways about it. You've seen them on OB before, but you've never seen this teensy-weensy super-sparkly Three Carats Mini Cheek Stain Set ($25) before! It's new! And what a wonderful stocking stuffer...or, purse stuffer, if you're like us and spend the holiday... [More]

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Petrossian Royal Transmontanous Caviar Set

This year's dismal economic turn has done nothing for our morale but that doesn't mean we can't still have our champagne dreams and caviar wishes! We did have to curb a lot this year so for one night we are allowing ourselves one big indulgent blowout. We plan on having... [More]

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James Perse Cashmere Infinity Scarf

This James Perse Cashmere Infinity Scarf ($195) is what keeps our face warm whenever we tread out into the freezing cold weather. The always snuggly cashmere is soft to our skin and instantly warms us up like a toaster oven! We can't thank James Perse enough for creating one of... [More]

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Smell Bent Lemon Cowboy Perfume Oil

Here at Outblush we love fragrances of all kinds, but if you object to the alcohol base of most perfumes, this might be of particular interest to you. smell bent is a small company responsible for some of the most offbeat perfume oils out there - our favorite of which... [More]

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Screw Me Light

Jonathan Rowell's proactively titled Screw Me Lamp ($Inquire) is more literal than inflammatory; it describes the amazingly functional screw adjustment system of the fixture. So yeah, it's endlessly customizable to spaces and varied surface heights and hot pink. Lisa Frank hot pink and cool stainless steel is a fantastic combination...... [More]

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Handisleeve

Ok, so maybe you can't get into the habit of bringing your own mug to your local coffee shop every day. Here's a little way to be greener: the Handisleeve ($5) will keep you from using a sleeve or additional cup to keep your fingerprints in tact when your barista... [More]

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Jules Smith Silver Kiss Kiss Bracelet

There's nothing like showing off a little lip when it comes to accessories. Why not decorate your wrists with this adorably cheeky Jules Smith Silver Kiss Kiss Bracelet? ($88) We prefer it in yellow, so that it doesn't look like just another trendy Kabbalah bracelet with a red silk cord.... [More]

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Ronny Kobo Metallic Mini

This Ronny Kobo Metallic Mini ($231) is not for the faint of heart. There's no better way to say "I am woman, hear me roar" than with a shiny, hip hugging skirt that shows off your sexy gams. The pin tucked detailing gives the skirt structure and prevents it from... [More]

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New Moon Merchandise: The Good, The Bad, and The UGLY

Whether or not you're a Twilight saga fan, it can't have escaped your notice that New Moon hits theaters tomorrow. And with it has come a veritable flood of fan merchandise, some authorized, most not. We've come across quite a lot of it lately, and have divided our favorites up... [More]

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Jujubes Tee

We never really got into the whole ironic-hipster-dated-novelty-t-shirt thing, so we'd like to think we're doing something even edgier (well, as edgy as these shirts get, so about as sharp as a baby spoon) by suggesting this Jujubes t-shirt in a totally sincere, non-ironic way. If you have fond memories... [More]

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Best of Faces

Before Rod Stewart's disco crooning of Do Ya Think I'm Sexy, he did a brief run in a band called The Faces with Ron Wood, of Rolling Stone origin. Even though they weren't around for very long, they had a ton of hits like "Stay With Me" & "Had Me... [More]

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Philip B. Anti-Frizz Formula 57

As the rain falls and the wind blows, our silky strands frizz and fluff to no end. On top of that, our hair's dried out from styling and the weather. A few drops of Philip B's Anti-frizz Formula 57 ($35) does our locks good. Frizz and flyaways are smoothed, and... [More]

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New Super Mario Brothers for Wii

We admit it: we're terrible at most modern video games, particularly those in 3D. That's why we're suckers for the old-school stuff coming back into play, like the New Super Mario Bros for Wii. ($47) It's a 2D game with modern updates on the standard Mario & Luigi graphics &... [More]

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Brenna Bauble Ring

A party-worthy piece without a huge price tag, this Brenna Bauble Ring ($9) is the perfect shiny accent to your favorite special occasion frock. The little gold baubles float and swing freely on the ring, making for a fun disco ball-esque effect. Just be careful when you run your hands... [More]

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Natural Birch Fancy Chandelier

So maybe this Fancy Chandelier in Natural Birch ($42) doesn't actually light up, but who cares? It's beautiful in the starkly simple finish contrasted with the rococo-inspired silhouette, and will finish off your funky décor in a snap. If people look at it funny, you can say it's a postmodern... [More]

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Ojon Restorative Hair Treatment

Hair dried out, frizzed out, colored out, and generally just tired out? Turn to Ojon Restorative Hair Treatment ($55) to restore it to health. This thick paste contains Ojon palm nut oil to hydrate and strengthen hair, leaving it softer, silkier, and shinier. Warm a small amount (about a teaspoon-full)... [More]

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Phoenix Sunglasses

Sporting these cool as a cucumber Phoenix Sunglasses ($11) will get our hip sophistication noticed instantly. Wayfarer tortoise shell frames are totally on trend, and the turquoise pop adds some needed flair. Gradient russet colored lenses let onlookers catch just a glimpse of our sideways glance as we stroll by... [More]

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Kaz Steam Facial

The picture is horribly outdated (har-har), but trust us, the Kaz Steam Facial ($40) is one of the best home use steamers out there. We have friends, with beautiful glowing skin, that all swear by their Kaz. You simply place your face over the steam a few times a week... [More]

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Juicy Couture Kiss My Couture Nighty

Go to sleep with some serious 'tude in this Juicy Couture Kiss My Couture Nighty ($52). While normally sweatpants and old shirts are our thing, this particular nighty has our name and lips written all over it. This week may have seemed like it was all about eyes, lips, and... [More]

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Fleur Pin

Leather petals give this Fleur Pin ($38) a life span far beyond the peony you snagged out of your yard this morning. The champagne and soft pink complement a variety of shades, but we think this would look just divine on a brown cardigan. The magnetic closure ensures you won't... [More]

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Mangekyo Kaleidoscope Projector

The kaleidoscope is a beautiful, relatively simple toy. Yet we are beyond jazzed to discover that is has been made into a beautiful and rather complicated piece of home electronics. The Mangekyo projector ($168) will cast patterns from customizeable rotating plates across your walls and ceiling, effectively turning a whole... [More]

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NARS Sheer Glow Foundation

Yes, $42 for one ounce of product is expensive, but NARS Sheer Glow Foundation ($42) is worth every penny, and a tiny dollop goes a long way. Infused with special skin brighteners and moisturizers, it works to improve skin from the inside out each time you use it and diffuses... [More]

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Parker Asian Print Tunic

Who doesn't just want to toss this Parker Asian Print Tunic ($182) on and stroll down the gorgeous streets of Capri? This dress makes us want to take a vacation and pack this as a first priority! The casual flowy feel of the beautiful periwinkle and black pattern leaves us... [More]

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Greenberg Smoked Turkey

The Greenberg Smoked Turkey ($23-$60) was made famous when Oprah announced that it was one of her favorite things, but those of us in the loop have known about these smoky delicacies for years. Full of flavor and already cooked, this heat and eat turkey will be a hit at... [More]

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Doubtblush: The Birds Barbie

What the hell? Well, we actually know perfectly well what it is. It's Barbie, dressed up like Tippi Hedren, being pecked to death by birds ($20). There are miniature birds attached to her outfit and her head. And if this doesn't leave you shaking your head, we think your plastic... [More]

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Strangegirl Gift Set

Being a weirdo is sometimes exhilarating, and the vintage print inspired Strangegirl Gift Set ($44) will take us right over the edge of normalcy. The Curtsy Brooch, Mustache Flowers Necklace, and Framed Faces Earrings are all packaged together in a charming gift box for a lucky eccentric girl. Looking for... [More]

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Dali Lips Sofa

The historic Dali Lips Sofa ($Inquire) has been reappropriated by Barcelona Design as an indoor or outdoor piece equipped with weather resistant polyethylene upholstery. If you can't afford to inquire, the Mini Lips Sofa ($14) is a cost-effective, smaller alternative. Whether in the grandiose full scale or cut down to... [More]

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Spotted Cocktail Hat

Sometimes a hat can be the best accessory to accent your face shape while framing your face. We're personally loving this Spotted Cocktail Hat ($34). It's very Audrey Hepburn-esque and so lady-like. This compact cosmopolitan cocktail hat is constructed of felted wool and trimmed with spotted tonal feathers and a... [More]

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Markus Lupfer Kiss Kiss Sweater

Kiss Kiss! This fantastic little sweater has just about set itself aside for our most amazingly ridiculous sweater yet! You know those ugly sweater parties you've heard of or been to? Yes, this Markus Lupfer Kiss Kiss Sweater ($363) might have just made the list for that event and even... [More]

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TJ's Pumpkin Muffins

Trader Joe's Pumpkin Bread and Muffin Mix ($3) is just a little box of autumnal delight. Winter can be such a downer - your lips chap up, your summer glow fades, and in some regions, breathing outside becomes a challenge (We feel for you, New England!). There is an upside... [More]

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Bobbi Brown Manual

Remember back when you were just starting out with makeup - the layers of too-bright eye shadow, the foundation you put on with a garden trowel, the subsequent photos you've since destroyed. While those "character-building" nightmares make for great stories over adult beverages it is possible to help our little... [More]

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Special Guest Post by UncookedLand.com: The Happy Slappy HolidaySale!

Hola, ladies and gents! The following is a very special holiday guest post by the people who will be supplying all of your greeting card needs from now on: Nat and Armand of Uncooked Land! This morning as we were sitting in our breakfast nook, erotically feeding each other kiwi... [More]

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Flowering Twig Pencil

We'll confess, we don't often pick up a pencil around here at OB, since we rely so heavily on our computers, but the next time we need to scribble some notes or feel like reverting back to 'simpler times', we're going to be using this beautiful Flowering Twig Pencil ($5).... [More]

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Ecote Chiffon Studded Tank

Flirty and playful yet delicate and feminine...the Ecote Chiffon Studded Tank is exactly what we've been looking for. This sheer chiffon tank is cut long and loose with a sexy scoopneck. The celestial blue color is exactly that...and the brass studs add a bit of edge.... [More]

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Battenburg Lace Parasol

It might not be the right time of year for this, but we figure we'll try to get the trend going early. Back in the day, privileged women worried about sunlight ruining their porcelain complexions. Your solar worries probably have more to do with UV rays and skin cancer, but... [More]

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NARS Concealer

Concealer is the jane-of-all-trades in the makeup world. It's just what you need to lighten up the all-nighter (or party-girl, or new-momma) dark circles, even out any blotchy spots, or cover up the stray (and supremely obnoxious) blemish. It works as a great eye-shadow base so your colors pop and... [More]

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Lillian Multistrand Beaded Necklace

The colorful orbs in the Lillian Multistrand Beaded Necklace ($150) make us think of childhood fun, like gumballs, marbles, and Chinese checkers... What a great accessory for those days where we feel like nothing more than boring grown-ups who wear black slacks and sit at a desk all day.... [More]

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Celeb Style: Katy Perry Self-Adhesive Mustaches

As seen on Katy Perry, Self-Adhesive Mustaches ($10) are fun fling with androgyny (at least we think so...). Stick one of the seven mustache styles on your finger for a surprise joke, or slap one on your face like Katy, and keep the crowd rolling all night long. Whaa? A... [More]

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Posters for a Change

Gone are the days of movie star and rock band posters studding the walls of our bedrooms - but that doesn't mean we no longer have an appreciation for posters. We're just sophisticated now, so we keep 'em in a pretty book on our coffee table. The latest book of... [More]

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High Heel Cake Server

Granted, the High Heel Cake Server ($20) looks like a bridal shower nightmare - but we have to appreciate the bold style. Really, if we have to serve someone, we might as well show off the fashion rebel in us. For you demure ladies out there, the magnetic "heel" is... [More]

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Joie Berrymore Blouse

This three quarter sleeve Berrymore Blouse by Joie ($218) is about as adorable as it gets. The eyelet detail and subtle ruching enhance the romantic feel of the silk chiffon and we love that the gentle design of the shirt is balanced by the bold color. This is a great... [More]

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The G Spout

Unintentionally kinky name aside (*snigger*), the G Spout ($13) is a surprisingly useful little kitchen gadget. Use it to add a pouring or straining spout to any pot, pan, or bowl, or even as a spoon rest on a hot pan. But, seriously, we can't get over the name. Did... [More]

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My Blood Is Rich In Irony Tee

Oh, how we want to wear this My Blood Is Rich In Irony tshirt ($15) to the movies this weekend and walk up & down in front of the lines for New Moon. Oh, gawd, how we want to... Anyone want to take bets on how quickly we'd get pummeled?... [More]

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David Dear Duck Mirror

This David Dear Duck Mirror ($80) makes us think of Alice in Wonderland - "'Twas brillig, and the slithy toves/Did gyre and gimble in the wabe..." But we digress. Who wouldn't smile each morning upon seeing pewter-cast duck feet holding up their mirror?... [More]

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Tsubota Pearl Baby Metal Mesh Lighter

We don't condone smoking. At all. Okay? But we do think having a lighter with you can be supremely useful, so why not make it a cute one like this Tsubota Pearl Baby Metal Mesh Lighter? ($32) Use it to make emergency s'mores, light candles, burn incriminating evidence (kidding), or... [More]

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Attilio Giusti Leombruni Ballerina Flat

This flat caught our eye because it's something a little different than most of the flats we see (and no, it wasn't because it's a bit on the pricy side!). This Attilio Giusti Leombruni Ballerina Flat ($295) has a lot of intrigue with its mix of suede and patent leather... [More]

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Yoshi Oshi Owl Charm Clock

We've been overcome by cute again. Perfect for a purse strap, a keyring, or maybe a zipper pull, this little owl clock charm from Yoshi Oshi ($13) seems to be taking the hours awfully seriously. If anyone could talk us into being on time for everything, he could.... [More]

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Zipper Cup

Oooo we've found a rather adult sippy cup in the Zipper Cup ($40/2). While the makers of this cup see it as a symbol of bonding and friendship, hence the pair, we can only see an extension of the sexy zipper trend in ceramic form. Oh, and FYI, the green... [More]

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Cover Girl Smoky Shadow Blasts

The smoky eye is such a classic look and we love that it's easy to do in varying shades, so we can go dramatic for evenings out, or do the same look in a more neutral palate for a sharp, office appropriate look. Cover Girl has made this look a... [More]

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Kashmere Plaid Scarf

Plaid is big time in this season - there are some extreme patterns in day-glo palettes that are going to look dated before March goes out like a lamb. But this oversized Kashmere Plaid Scarf ($108) would be a wise addition to your winter wardrobe. The colors are bright and... [More]

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Baby Grobal

We look out our window at the gloom and grey, and then back to the cute green plant on our desks - a little spot of life and color that instantly cheers us up. To keep the good feeling coming, we're trying our best not to kill the little guy.... [More]

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Eugenia Kim Craig Sequined Fedora

Look as hip as can be in this Eugenia Kim Craig Sequined Fedora ($315). The fedora style hat is one of the biggest hat styles right now and sequins are well, as you know by now, just about everywhere. We enjoy how neutral this is, for anytime of the year,... [More]

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Tea For One Set

Doesn't just looking at this handmade porcelain Tea For One Set ($28) relax you? We think it looks like leaves or flowers pressed & molded into porcelain by some ethereal, otherworldly hand. Pour your favorite herbal tea in, stir, sip, and smile.... [More]

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Ryan Berkley Animal Portrait Coasters

Ryan Berkley's Animal Portrait Coasters ($18) picture delightful personified personalities of six different animals. Each professionally heat-pressed design will stably support any hot or cold beverage/protect our fine furniture, and look cute as f*** while doing so. Get 'em to find out what Mr. Barn Owl is saying.... [More]

Kate Spade Colored Stone Earrings

Kate Spade Colored Stone Earrings

Add a pop of color to any outfit with these fabulous Kate Spade Colored Stone Earrings ($38)! These brilliant little studs sparkle in all their glory. And they're also available in seriously just about every color - hot pink, blue gumdrop, purple gumdrop, green, clear and more. We don't know... [More]

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Cat Rechargeable LED Flashlight

You know how cat's eyes glow in the dark? Why not harness that power to good use? That, at least we presume, is the premise behind this nifty Cat Rechargeable LED Flash Light. ($10) No batteries are needed; about 20 seconds of squeezing will recharge it and give you around... [More]

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Pheobe Price Embellished Headband

Show off your gorgeous face by sweeping your hair back and showcasing this Pheobe Price Embellished Headband ($126). We love the intricate embellishments and how simple this headpiece is to wear. We've been wearing it with our hair up, back, to the side, and every other which way it can... [More]

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Malene Birger Stranna Straw Hat

The wide brim of this Malene Birger Stranna Straw Hat ($105) will not only keep the sun out of your eyes but keep you looking your best while you're lounging about too! Relax in style and soak up the sun's rays on everywhere besides your delicate face. This natural straw... [More]

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Flip MinoHD Camcorder

Better get ready for your closeup, 'cause the Flip MinoHD camcorder ($200, 60 min.) will capture your face time with sparkling high-definition clarity. The lightweight, ultra-portable MinoHD is customizable, too, meaning you can tart it up with designs from the Flip gallery or your own library, if you're daring enough.... [More]

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E.L.F. & NARS Cosmetics Giveaway!

Being astute persons, you've probably noted that the bulk of our beauty posts today were products by E.L.F. and NARS. Why? These two cosmetics companies are each sponsoring a fabu makeup giveaway this week (Yes, sponsoring. We're broke twentysomethings, and we have bills to pay, too!). In honor of that... [More]

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Essential 10: Beauty No-No's

Look, ladies, we admit to having gone overboard with makeup trends occasionally (who hasn't?), but like to think of ourselves as pretty classy on the whole, beauty-wise. Therefore, we'd like to present our Essential 10: Ultimate Beauty No-No's, along with easy, inexpensive solutions from Eyes Lips Face Cosmetics. 1. Poorly... [More]

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Special Guest Post by Keyhole Photo: Photoshop.com Mobile App

Hey kids, it's time once again to learn more about how to be a photo pro! Our photog, Meggan Haller of Keyhole Photo, has returned for another tutorial on how to be as cool, professional, and scary good at what she does as she is. Meggan and her husband Jeff... [More]

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Making Faces

Perhaps you've never heard of Kevyn Aucoin? He was a cosmetic master, and his book Making Faces ($15) is one of the best and oldest go-to books for makeup application lessons. Full color illustrations take you step-by-step with what type of tools you need, from eyeliner to lipstick to create... [More]

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Modern Drift Lighting

It's kinda hard to have a steamy midnight skinny dip with your honey when you can't see a damn thing... If there's no moon in the sky to make our bedroom eyes twinkle, the floating lamps of Modern Drift Lighting ($450) will do the trick. Plus, putting the indoor lamp... [More]

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West Elm Modular Bookcase

We move our furniture around and redecorate pretty regularly, so pieces that are versatile always catch our eye. This Modular Bookcase ($375) is great because the clean lines make it classic, but the open shelves mean there's no 'back' to the piece, so we can move it around to several... [More]

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Christian Louboutin Glittered Platform Pump

Gee whiz, Christian Louboutin, it looks like we're not in Kansas anymore... your oxblood Glittered Platform Pumps ($775) are making our hearts melt and our dreams come true. Wishful thinking overtakes us as we gaze upon these sparkling beauties and their signature red soles. Living in a fashion fantasy, there's... [More]

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Eye Chart Pillow

Keep your eyes sharp and your couch looking even sharper with the Eye Chart Pillow ($95) from Heather Lins Home. An organic hemp/cotton blend make these pillows easy to care for. Most of Heather's designs are based on vintage typography, eye charts and conversation bubbles. There's even a pillow that's... [More]

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Teavana Peach Tranquility Herbal Tea

Guaranteed to relax you with its blend of dried candied peaches, lemon myrtle, roman chamomile, sunflower, rose hips, and pineapple, Teavana Peach Tranquility Herbal Tea ($7) is like a warm breath of summer on a cold wintry day. We love it with a little splash of Cointreau or warmed rum... [More]

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VIOlight Travel Sanitizer

Holiday travel is approaching, and as we pack up our items to hit the road, we always get a little skeeved out by sealing up our damp toothbrush in a plastic bag. The VIOlight Travel Toothbrush Sanitizer ($30) has come to our rescue. This slim case contains a germicidal UV... [More]

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Beyonce & Lady Gaga's Video Phone Makeup: Sephora Brand Ultimate Blockbuster Palette

We were watching the insaaaaane new Video Phone remix video by Beyonce, featuring Lady Gaga, and were ogling all the futuristic Thierry Mugler costumes and insane makeup jobs. Don't know about you, but we lost count of how many costume & makeup changes they fit into one five-minute video. Dying... [More]

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Marni Oversized Acetate Sunglasses

Your eyes need some shade from the direct sunlight and what a better way to express yourself sartorially than through some seriously chic sunglasses? We cannot think of a better way to take fashion risks and to instantly add a bit of glamour to an outfit which is why we... [More]

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Lisa Lisa Serving Tray

Talk about a feast for the eyes! Swedish design superstar, Lisa Bengtsson was awarded Swedish Elle Décor's "Rising Star" award for 2009, and her Lisa Lisa Serving Tray ($55) is a good example why. This may look like a hot mess at first, but it's actually wonderfully cohesive piece of... [More]

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Matchsticks for Smart Chics

Your unseemly bra strap keeps poking out and ruining your sophisticated sexiness. The lining of your dress is riding up supremely pissing you off. The hem of your pants busts out and is in danger of being trodden to smithereens. Wardrobe annoyances happen, we can't change that. But we can... [More]

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Head Hoodie

What you lookin' at Marilyn? Oh, it's you! Love your new Head Hoodie ($55). It's so awesome how each one is hand-screened with a different celebrity/icon. I almost didn't recognize you. Just wait till you see the new Audrey Hepburn one, tres' chic dahling.... [More]

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Twin Sling Bag

London based design company, Undergrowth makes eerily adorable products for all occasions. Their Twin Sling Bag ($Inquire) has the perfect mix of metallic sheen and applique curves for an evening out. Paired with an LBD for added accessory interest, or as a complementary icy pastel, this bag is a winner.... [More]

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Bensoni Graffiti Lip Kimono Dress

Kiss Kiss! This Bensoni Graffiti Lip Kimono Dress ($524) has got long lasting kissing power and will instantly add a flirty vibe to whatever event you grace with your presence. We love the shape and fit of the kimono and just can't get enough of the fun print. Paired with... [More]

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Trevi Mirror

Whether you need to do a last makeup check before you leave the house or you're still hoping you'll be able to crawl through to an alternate world one of these rainy days (or, for that matter, if you occasionally need to ask whether you're still the fairest in the... [More]

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Strawz Connectable Straws

Sure, these Strawz Connectable Drinking Straws ($15) may seem a little juvenile, but chances are you've got a little kid around to buy for during the holiday season, or maybe you're just young at heart. The drinking engineer in your life will love being able to craft their own ridiculous... [More]

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Archive Lovebirds Kissing Necklace

Ah, never have we seen such a romantic piece of jewelry since a Tiffany engagement ring. We are just gushing over this Archive Lovebirds Kissing Necklace ($50) because it is just too darn cute for words. Not only does it feature a cute little couple smooching away, but the chain... [More]

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E.L.F. Eyelid Primer

Always worried about getting eye shadow gathered up into the crease of your eyelid? Always expecting eye shadow to last longer than it usually does? Bam! Both problems are solved with this E.L.F. Eyelid Primer ($1). Just apply a thin coat of the nude cream to your lids and instantly... [More]

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We Heart Dolly

"I modeled my looks on the town tramp." Oh Dolly Parton - you're just the prettiest tramp I ever did see. Here's a woman who was never afraid to be fierce in ruby red lips, blue eyeshadow and platinum hair bigger than a Volkswagen. Even if she's not your particular... [More]

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Lollyphile Classic Mixed Pack

We know, after all those treats yesterday, who wants to look at more candy. Oh, you do? Yeah, us too. We showcased some Lollyphile goodness a while ago, but thought it worthy to point out that you can get a Classic Mixed Pack ($15 for 6) that includes the flavors... [More]

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Eye Candy

Every once in a while we like to try out a new makeup look; whether we're headed out on the town or staying in and eating pizza, it's fun to play around with a look we haven't done hundreds of times before. Right now we're gathering a lot of inspiration... [More]

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Nostalgia Organics PlumTired Sleep Tight Aromatherapy Balm

To sleep... perchance to dream. Right? Wrong. Sometimes sleep is so elusive, you toss & turn, getting progressively more stressed out that you're not sleeping and then you get so stressed that you don't sleep, and you greet the next day tired, wan, and drawn. Smooth some Nostalgia Organics PlumTired... [More]

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NARS Duo Cream Eyeshadow

The NARS Duo Cream Eyeshadow ($32) is a great addition to any savvy girl's makeup box. Smooth some on your lids with a fingertip to add a little color for the work day or apply with a brush for more pop and precision. Each shade can be worn separately or... [More]

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Supersmile Professional Whitening Gum

We want to whiten our teeth but even 5 minutes of those icky whitening strips seems too bothersome to deal with. This is precisely why we are so enamored with this Supersmile Professional Whitening Gum ($24). How genius is it that we, busy women, can chew our gum to both... [More]

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Vermeer Art Stickers

We're all gorgeous here at Outblush, of course (ahem) and we're sure that you are too, but when it comes to lovely faces, no one compares to the figure in Vermeer's mesmerizing Girl with a Pearl Earring. But somehow we've never been able to stash away enough pennies to buy... [More]

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Robsessed DVD

We readily admit to being obsessed with the king of eye-candy, Robert Pattinson. Billions of women around the world can't resist that hunka burnin' love, and who could blame them? Thank god Revolve Entertainment gave us Robsessed ($10), "the ultimate behind the scenes look" into the life of today's hottest... [More]

Jeweled Magnetic Stud

Jeweled Magnetic Stud

Have you always wanted a lip ring, but didn't have the guts to actually get one? Well now you can pretend that you have one. The Jeweled Magnetic Stud ($6) will add a bit of sparkle to your pretty pucker! Plus you will have the effect of a real piercing... [More]

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WGACA Vintage Chanel Pink Stone Earrings

We like to think of this little item as candy for your face! How much better does everything look with two Chanel bookends on either side? We think infinitely better. These WGACA VIntage Chanel Pink Stone Earrings ($715) may be a bit steep but they're a surefire way to impress... [More]

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Poppy Flask

Etsy designer MoxieandOliver specializes in hand-tooled, hand-painted leather goods, and our favorite piece has to be this 1970's inspired Poppy Flask. ($65) Cheery red, orange, and yellow poppies are branded, carved, & painted onto a light tan leather which is treated to be water-resistant, then wrapped around an 8 ounce... [More]

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Earth Therapeutics Mind/Body Therapy Anti-Stress Eye Pillow

Eyes = window to soul. Tired eyes = one depressing view into what we're sure is an amazing soul. Soothe your stressed, tired optical orbs with the Earth Therapeutics Mind/Body Therapy Anti-Stress Eye Pillow. ($16 for a pack of 2) Filled with dried lavender, citrus, & chamomile, all proven to... [More]

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E.L.F. Facial Whip

The Shimmering Facial Whip by E.L.F. ($1) is the perfect little tube of does-it-all. Use it under eye shadow to add luster and depth, add some richness to your gloss or lipstick, or make those cheekbones camera ready with dash of luminescent color. All this for a dollar in a... [More]

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Introducing Ch-Ch-Ch-Chocolate Monday!!

Chocolate, chocolate everywhere, On my face and in my hair. In my ears and up my nose, Stuck on all my favourite clothes. I love chocolate, can you tell? Sometimes I don't feel so well! I even see it when I sleep, I count chocolates instead of sheep. ~Jake Randall... [More]

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Chocolate Bliss: Sensuous Recipes, Spa Treatments, and Other Divine Indulgences

Not only does Susie Norris own a business, Happy Chocolates, ($15-$75 for gift sets & boxes of chocolates) where she creates divine confections like the Catwalk Crunch, peanut crisps embedded in dark chocolate and coated with a cheetah-patterned print, and the Mocha By the Sea, a velvety dark chocolate &... [More]

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Gourmet Chocolatier

Does the idea of unexpected flavors in chocolate set your taste buds a-tingling? Then you need to try anything that Anita K. Stackhouse, of Gourmet Chocolatier, makes. Her signature Blueberry Zing chocolate contains blueberries, cinnamon, ginger, cardamom, and a subtle hint of jalapeno for a spicy, unexpected finish, and we... [More]

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Cherry Cacao Crostini

The Rusitc Bakery's Tart Cherry, Cacao Nib, and Almond Pan Forte Crostini ($7) was so good we almost don't want to tell anyone about because that means less for us. The toast is crisp and light - the tartness of the cherries compliments the sweet chocolatyness of the nibs and... [More]

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Essential 10 - Chocolate Vacations

Have you ever thought - "ohmygod this chocolate is so good I could bathe in it?" We certainly have but melting a hundred Dove bars in the tub isn't really practical. Fortunately there are alternatives like the chocolate baths and cacao peels at Le Spa Geneve in Switzerland. And the... [More]

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Chocolate DVD

Okay, guys, while this movie actually has nothing to do with chocolate, Prachya Pinkaew's Chocolate is one seriously kick-ass martial arts film that has been making waves. An autistic girl (yes, the main character is an austistic martial arts female master) fights street gangs with her extraordinary innate martial skills.... [More]

Chocolate Golf Balls

Chocolate Golf Balls

Let your golf lover tee it up....rather eat it up! These Chocolate Golf Balls ($45) will be up to par for any avid golfer. There are 4 milk, 4 semi-sweet and 2 white chocolate balls, which are appropriately tied with a fairway green ribbon. This sweet treat will be considered... [More]

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Dark Chocolate Mocha Body Wash

We rely on coffee to help us function in the morning, and on days that we know we need that little extra boost, we make it a mocha (sugar + caffeine = productivity). We're kicking the excess calories and switching to Dark Chocolate Mocha Body Wash ($15) during our a.m.... [More]

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Sweet Riot Peaces

We all like to maintain our girlish figures - we cut out carbs, drink Michelob Ultra, and do yogalates till our abs scream for mercy. But we refuse to give up chocolate. It is such sweet solace in times of economic meltdown or when our favorite contestant gets kicked off... [More]

Chocolate Caramel Dominoes

Chocolate Caramel Dominoes

Do you love to play games and love chocolate? If so, the Chocolate Caramel Dominoes ($45) are perfect for you! These dark chocolate dominoes are piped with white chocolate dots and filled with rich, silky-soft caramel that oozes with your very first bite. Plus they are made by hand by... [More]

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Hersheys Special Dark Cologne

We aren't sure who wants to smell like dark chocolate because hey, we'd much rather eat it than reek of it! The Hersheys Special Dark Cologne ($20) is a little too sweet for perfume and the one thing we noticed was that we had a major hankering for sweets when... [More]

Party In A Bucket

Party In A Bucket

Ok so we admit we have quite the sweet tooth these days....especially since the holidays are right around the corner! The Party In A Bucket ($140) is serious sugar....and lots of it! This party bucket is packed with 50 items in total. And it's not all just chocolate so if... [More]

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NewTree Crave Mini Bars

You might already be aware of our love for NewTree, but we just can't help bringing them up again for Chocolate Monday. Their mini Crave bars ($3 for a box of 3) are infused with apricot - and it's a real apricot flavor, not a syrupy artifical one. We love... [More]

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Purdy's Sweet Georgia Browns

We've told you before about the marvels that are Purdy's Chocolates, but to date we haven't mentioned the sticky clusters of happiness that are their Sweet Georgia Browns ($15 per box). Imagine a large blob of very good caramel, with several large and very good pecans mixed into it, with... [More]

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Perlier Dark Chocolate Liquid Soap

Cleanliness really is next to godliness if we can smell like dark chocolate all day. We don't know if Perlier Dark Chocolate Liquid Soap ($20) will combat our cravings, but it'll certainly enliven our hand washing regimen. The duo cleanses and moisturizes to set us out on the path to... [More]

Mrs. Prindable's Holiday Bouquet Apple

Mrs. Prindable's Holiday Bouquet Apple

For those of you who already know Mrs. Prindable, you're very well aware that she's very similar to Mrs. Claus...you know always full of treats and delights! Whether your holiday wish list recipients have been naughty or nice, the Mrs. Prindable's Holiday Bouquet Apple ($27) is a fabulous treat...for any... [More]

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Giant Chocolate Cake

We're practically drooling ourselves to death looking at this Giant Chocolate Cake ($110) from Neiman Marcus. The chunky topping is richness defined - cubes of cake and extra chocolate chips covered in, you guessed it, more chocolate. Jesus, three layers of super-moist, super-sized cake may be too much to handle.... [More]

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LG Chocolate Touch

Introducing the sweetest little touch phone yet, the LG Chocolate Touch ($130). Discover a whole new world of sound with the optional Dolby surround sound speakers. Stay connected to your social networks with easy access shortcut keys, and upload photos and videos at the touch of a button. Small, packs... [More]

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DIY Chocolate Facial Mask

If you're lucky enough to have visited Hershey, Pennsylvania, you probably know that the air smells like chocolate and there's an amusement park. You might even know about Hotel Hershey, but are you aware that there is a spa in Hotel Hershey with chocolate treatments? Seriously, could pampering get any... [More]

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Choclatique

Go on, go ahead and check out Choclatique's flavor guide. There are a whopping 139 different flavored chocolates, from All American Apple Pie to Solar Sesame, and that doesn't even include their chocolate bars, brittles, marshmallows, ganaches, hot chocolate mixes, sauces... etc. It's mind-boggling. And delicious. The dark chocolate-enrobed vanilla... [More]

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Godiva Milk Chocolate Truffle Candle

There's nothing better than a house that smells like chocolate, but constantly baking brownies can be hazardous to one's waistline. Indulge in the most decadent of chocolate scents with Godiva's Milk Chocolate Truffle Candle ($23). Please note: like all things Godiva, this looks and smells good enough to eat, but... [More]

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The Science of Chocolate

The Science of Chocolate by Stephen T. Beckett ($34)has been an international best seller for years and we thought it would be a great addition to our little chocolate-lovers theme day! Beckett demonstrates just how important every single step is in the chocolate making process and how certain steps have... [More]

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Recchiuti S'mores Kit

We all grew up eating s'mores of the Honeymaid graham cracker + Sta-Puft marshmallows + Hershey's milk chocolate variety, and there's nothing wrong with those when you're on a camping trip or babysitting your nieces & nephews. But, trust us, Recchiuti's S'mores Kit ($23) is the s'more all grown up... [More]

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Ococoa Butter Cups

Don't get us wrong, we adore Reese's Peanut Butter Cups, but they pale in comparison to the decadence of Ococoa Nut Butter Cups. ($22 for 9, $36 for 16) Flavors like classic artisan peanut butter with 'Alaea sea salt, cashew apricot, marzipan truffle, and sesame fig, all enrobed in silky... [More]

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Lush Chocolate Whipstick

A moment on the lips, forever on the hips...or not, if we're talking about the positively luscious Chocolate Whipstick Lip Balm ($7) from Lush. It's more like, forever on your lips, never on your hips! The super hydrating balm glides on smooth and smells like heavenly chocolate with a hint... [More]

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Hot Chocolate by Michael Turback

You've got your Hot Chocolate Maker at the ready... now what do you put in it to craft the perfect mug of hot, steaming, cocoa? Turn to the decadent gourmet ideas in Michael Turback's Hot Chocolate. ($10) From Lavender-Pistachio Hot Chocolate to Nutella Hot Chocolate or Malted Milkball Hot Chocolate,... [More]

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Madecasse Chocolate Bars

Aztecs considered chocolate "the food of the gods," and while it may be difficult to imagine omnipotent beings munching their way through a bag of Hershey Kisses some chocolate seems fit to titillate even godly palettes. If you're after a sublime cacao experience look no further than Madécasse chocolate. Produced... [More]

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The Chocolate War

The Chocolate War ($13) was one of those books we wish we had read as a teenager but since we didn't, we're just gonna enjoy it on film instead! Lazy? No, we simply know which books to read versus which to see on screen, and since we've been reading some... [More]

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Chocolate Cowboy Boot

This boot wasn't meant for walking...it's meant for eatin'. Hand-crafted from dark or milk chocolate, this 12-inch tall Chocolate Cowboy Boot ($250) will make cow pokes and gals scream "yee-haw" when they unwrap this exact replica of a vintage cowboy boot. This kind of brings a whole new meaning to... [More]

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Clarine's Florentines

For those times when you want chocolate that's sweet, but not too sweet, crispy, and nutty, turn to Clarine's Florentines. ($10-20) Handmade in small batches with wafer-thin sliced almonds, butter, sugar, honey, and cream baked together into brittle, then dipped into bittersweet Guittard chocolate, they melt in your mouth at... [More]

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Chocolate Thongs

Nom nom nom. Need we say more? Chocolate Thong ($10)... [More]

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Too Faced Chocolate Soleil Bronzing Powder

Sure, sure, a lot of beauty products will use the word "chocolate" as a descriptor - some of our favorite rich brown eye shadows are named after the sweet treat - but Chocolate Soleil Matte Bronzing Powder ($28) is different. This Too Faced product actually contains real cocoa powder! Not... [More]

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ULTIMATE Raw Vegan Chocolate Recipes

Hello raw food followers! This book's for you! Kristen Suzanne's ULTIMATE Raw Vegan Chocolate Recipes: Fast & Easy, Sweet & Savory Raw Chocolate Recipes Using Raw Chocolate Powder, Raw Cacao Nibs, and Raw Cacao Butter ($12) is a long title for a book that is equally packed with some seriously... [More]

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Elsylee Galetes Artesánals

Picture the some of the most perfect cookies you've ever tasted, rich with roasted nuts, the finest cocoa, and homemade jams and truffle fillings. Now picture those in your mouth, melting and crumbling against your tongue. Now go buy those amazing cookies from Elsylee Galetes Artesánals, ($8-$11 per dozen) and... [More]

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Cocoa Butter Lotion

Palmers has been around for over 160 years and their Cocoa Butter Lotion ($5) has been smoothing scars, stretch marks and skin for millions of us everywhere. With a yummy chocolate scent, it glides on easily without the grease, so it's perfect to use after your morning shower. A unique... [More]

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Chocolates and Confections

Handcrafted chocolate confections have become increasingly popular and far more widely available in recent years. This could be partially due to the fact that techniques have been made easier with technological advances or simply that a major movement towards artisan foods is taking place. We would love to jump on... [More]

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LG Chocolate BL40

You can't take a bite into the LG Chocolate BL40 phone, but we still think it's pretty delicious. LG played with the typical "candy bar" mobile phone form factor and came up with an elegant and unique extended shape for the BL40. With its eye-catching 4" wide (21:9) touchscreen display,... [More]

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Sterling Truffle Bars

We all think of truffles as cute little one-or-two bite bits of chocolatey decadence, but Sterling Confections has taken them to a whole new level with their superlative Sterling Truffle Bars. ($15-26) These triangular-shaped handpainted bars combine layers of flavored truffle ganache, meant to be sliced and displayed, perfect for... [More]

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Sweet Beauty Spa Candy Cane White Chocolate Sugar Scrub

We're not typically huge fans of white chocolate except in white chocolate peppermint bark, so when we found Sweet Beauty Spa Candy Cane White Chocolate Sugar Scrub, ($19) we started salivating. Made from organic raw sugar, organic cocoa butter, peppermint candy pieces, sweet cherry oil, essential oils of peppermint &... [More]

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Amella Cocoa Butter Caramels

Chocolate isn't necessarily the star ingredient of Amella Cocoa Butter Caramels ($15-60) but we think they finish off these unique confections perfectly. The caramels are light and soft thanks to the inclusion of cocoa butter along with regular butter, with a creamy texture that lets the individual ingredients' flavors shine.... [More]

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Victoria Chocolate Vines Dinnerware

We'll be dinner party ready with Victoria Chocolate Vines Dinnerware ($192/ entire set, $65/ dinner plates). An intricate vine pattern elegantly winds around the dinner plates, salad/dessert plates, soup/cereal bowls, salt & pepper shakers, and napkin rings included in the collection. The deep, warm color can be paired with virtually... [More]

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Milk Chocolate Willy

The Chocolate Willy ($8) may be an item restricted to bachelorette parties for most respectable ladies, but pranksters might be inclined to "unleash the beast" anytime. No matter when or where we pull it out, it's fun for juvenile shits and giggles. We can see how its function could be... [More]

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Rustic Bakery Cookies

Cookies that aren't too sweet, focusing on the star ingredients, are a recent foodie fad, and we're happy to jump on the bandwagon if it means we get to eat more of Rustic Bakery's Cookies.($6/bag) After sampling what they sent, we were all smitten with their Almond Cacao Nib Sticks,... [More]

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Healthy Indulgence Chocolate

Calcium is one of the most important nutrients that you need for vital health and bones. If you're not getting enough calcium from your diet, these Healthy Indulgence Chocolate Balls ($12) are a yummy alternative. Fortified with vitamin D, no, they don't taste like the best chocolate you've ever had,... [More]

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Carol's Daughter Chocolate Brown Sugah Scrub

Get your skin as smooth as creamy chocolate fudge with Carol's Daughter Sweet Honey Dip Chocolate Brown Sugah Scrub ($34). It's an indulgent shower treat as you buff your skin with brown sugar crystals and breathe in the sweet aroma of chocolate. You'll be smooth, sweet, and just as irresistible... [More]

Milk

Milk

According to nutritionists, milk does your body good! And mmmm mmmm it certainly does! Plus it tastes exceptionally well with our favorite treat - chocolate and anything chocolate! Would you even dare think of having chocolate chip cookies without milk? Never! Would you think about having chocolate cake without a... [More]

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Emergency Milk Chocolate Mini Bars

We're sick to death of pink after breast cancer month. Chocolate, however, never loses our interest; the Emergency Milk Chocolate Mini Bars ($5/4) satisfy our sweet tooth and help fund breast cancer research. These diminutive bite sized bars really won't help us stop at just one. Too bad no one... [More]

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Rag & Bone Asiri Sweater

The Rag & Bone Asiri Sweater ($295) is a take on the loose and messy knit trend that's really popular right now. Inspired by Rodarte's runway looks of last season, the messy look is great for keeping warm and looking every bit of the rocker chic good girl gone bad... [More]

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Eleven Keystroke Bracelet

Go back to the beginning of typeface with the Eleven Keystroke Bracelet ($175). Wearing antique typewriter keys set in sterling silver is super fun, and adds a nostalgic note to any outfit. Any bookworm can spell out an elegant patina memory with this stylish throwback to life before wordprocessors.... [More]

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T-Bags Button Down Dress

Throw on this casual T-Bags Button Down Dress ($203) to instantly put together a look that will be in style for years to come. This easy crimson dress is perfect for any time of the year and works great with a multitude of accessories. We love it with a belt,... [More]

Beer Belt

Beer Belt

If you believe that you're never too old to doublefist your beers, we've found the perfect contraption for you. The Beer Belt ($18) is life-changing and possibly one of the best ideas anyone has ever had! This could very well be a life saver for many on Sunday nights during... [More]

Leopard Baby Bag

Leopard Baby Bag

ROAR!! You and your lil' bambina will be strolling around town in style when you're sporting this fiercely fashionable Leopard Baby Bag ($350)! Not just stylish, it's uber-functional. This leopard-print canvas bag with patent white trim has a fold-out nylon changing mat, an adjustable and removable shoulder strap, hidden magnetic... [More]

Vintage Bell Bottom Jeans

Vintage Bell Bottom Jeans

These are def fave for us and a must-have for you! Super stylish with a bit of retro fashion incorporated; the Vintage Bell Bottom Jeans ($245) from 7 for all Mankind are truly outrageous! These Seven flare jeans feature 5-pocket styling and a single-button closure with stitching at back pockets... [More]

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Essential 10 - The Beauty Toolbox

"Beauty is in the eye of the beholder and it may be necessary from time to time to give a stupid or misinformed beholder a black eye." Miss Piggy's guerilla tactics may be a bit extreme, but her take on the old saying has some clout. Beauty may indeed be... [More]

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Leighton Skirted Coat

Being named after one of our favorite actresses on one of our favorite shows (Leighton Meester on Gossip GIrls, for those less TV obsessed than we are) made us stand up, take note, and instantly fall in love with this Leighton Skirted Coat ($100). It wasn't only the name that... [More]

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DKNY Lanila Patent Ankle Boots

These DKNY Lanila Patent Ankle Boots ($395) are excellent interpretations of the classic oxford shoe and everything we've ever wanted in an ankle bootie. Perfect with a pair of opaque tights or black skinny jeans, these two-toned boots are a great way to steer clear of the ubiquitous black ankle... [More]

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Smythson What's New Panama Notebook

Want the most fashionable way to jot your notes and anything else that comes to mind down? We know you do! This Smythson What's New Panama Notebook ($75) kicks your generic spiral notebook's butt and does it with complete style and class. Coming in tons of great colors, we prefer... [More]

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Roberto Cavalli Gold Plated Charm Bracelet

Every girl needs a charm bracelet to add to when important events occur. We have many a friend who holds hers near and dear and every year adds new charms. However, once a bracelet gets a bit overwhelmed, this Roberto Cavalli Gold Plated Charm Bracelet ($270) makes a great alternative... [More]

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Leaflet Bead Knit Top

Great work tops that're still appropriate for going out at night are just what we need more of. We can't stand the times when we have to either go all the way home before a dinner date or lug around an extra set of clothes for our evening out (can... [More]

Fingerless Gloves/Pop Top Mittens

Fingerless Gloves/Pop Top Mittens

They say cold hands signify a warm heart. This may be very true...however there's no need to have cold paws! These Fingerless Gloves/Pop Top Mittens ($12) are perfect for all of us who tend to have frigid hands and fingers in the winter. The variegated shades pattern is super cool... [More]

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Boombox Dock Speaker

This Boombox Dock Speaker ($18) is, we daresay, much easier to carry around on one's shoulder than the 1980's model was. And it's probably got better sound quality than a classic ghetto blaster, too. This tiny boombox speaker plugs into most iPods for a break dance session anytime, anywhere -... [More]

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Thakoon Ombre Bralet Dress

This Thakoon Ombre Bralet Dress ($1985) is like what would happen if Betty Grable's and Madonna's seamstresses produced offspring in some weird, freakishly fashionable accident. The puff-and-pleat sleeve sheer top and refined silhouette are total 1940's glamour, but the semi-sheer ombre gradient fabric on the dress is a sly little... [More]

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Philosophy The Supernatural Liquid Makeup

Geared towards the non-professional makeup applier (which, really, is all of us), new Philosophy The Supernatural Superbeautiful Superhealthy, Hybrid Makeup SPF 20 ($30) offers light, natural coverage that's good for your skin. It's easy to blend and gives you a healthy, radiant glow and great moisturizers & SPF. If you... [More]

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Meredith Triple Wooden Organizer

We've always been of the belief that accessories shouldn't be locked away in boxes; they're so bright & cheery, they need to be out! Where you can see them! But just leaving a pile on your dresser is hardly artistic, so pick up this vintage furniture-inspired Meredith Triple Wooden Organizer... [More]

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Zombies For Zombies: Advice and Etiquette for the Living Dead

Y'all are pretty astute folks, so you may have noticed that the good ship Outblush has been kind of a wreck the last couple of days. Why? Zombies. Yep. The technological kind. But we're all better now, save for the occasional twitch of an undead limb or cravings for brains... [More]

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Rosie the Robot Salt & Pepper Shakers

To the nice folks who arranged for our recent overzealous cyber attack: a heartfelt thank you. And since your army of zombie robot computers put us in mind of zombies and robots, we though we'd put up a few special items. Those of us who are still a little bitter... [More]

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291 Love is All You Need Tee

Truer words have never been spoken. The 291 Love is All You Need Tee ($84) sends out positive vibes to anyone who gets the pleasure of gazing your direction. We generally bypass cheesy tees with sayings on them (partially due to the fact that major graphics don't do us any... [More]

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CB Sheer Overlay Dress

The CB Sheer Overlay Dress ($187) is the perfect match for those looking for the next greatest go-to dress for the season. The perfect overlay offers a bit of a sexy secretary look (wink wink nod nod) and the cut is bound to work extremely well on just about any... [More]

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TKO Orlogi Cerami Crystal Steel Watch

The TKO Orlogi Cerami Crystal Steel Watch ($150) seems a little bit much at first glance, but give it a minute to really sink in and make you fall in love with it. In a trance yet? We are. We love the black and gold combo and how good it... [More]

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Elizabeth Gillett Ltd Samantha Sweater

We know you love wrap dresses as much as we do; they're always there to look good whenever we need them. Our trusty little wrap items are even better when they come in different versions like this Elizabeth Gillett Ltd Samantha Sweater ($139). One part wrap, and one part sweater... [More]

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Burberry Large Checked Umbrella

Need something as chic as you to shield you from the winter elements this upcoming rainy season? It's supposed to be a wet winter according to the weathermen, so we've decided to gear up for what's in store. This Burberry Large Checked Umbrella ($225) is bound to keep us dry... [More]

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Delia's Vera Floral Top

This Delia's Vera Floral Top ($40) had us getting tons of compliments last weekend when we wore it out while running our weekly errands. The top's everything one would want in a great blouse: elegant print, cute sleeves, forgiving fabric, and the ability to go with any trouser pant or... [More]

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Doubtblush: Verpoorten Advocaat Chocolates

They've actually done it: chocolate that we don't want even as a gift. We're not teetotalers, and we quite enjoy our liqueur-filled chocs now and again, so that's not the problem. The problem is that there are liqueurs and there are liqueurs. Advocaat is a very thick, very sweet brandy-based... [More]

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Celeb Style: Rihanna's Rated R Looks

We haven't seen a look with this much going on in a while. Rihanna (or her stylist) sure knows how to pile on the right items to create one seriously killer look. We can't get enough of the plaid top, mini bandage skirt, and ankle boots. But we've featured all... [More]

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Love 21 Metallic Silk Dress

Behold the perfect go-to party dress for those holiday parties just around the corner. We love the simplicity of this frock; how the shift dress is decorated with cute gold squiggles. The simpler and more comfortable, the better when it comes to formal clothes, right ladies? We can't believe how... [More]

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Garnett Jewelry Art Deco Necklace

Who needs a man when you can nab all the jewels you want for yourself! And for under $100, too! We're in awe of this spectacular Garnett Jewelry Art Deco Necklace ($72) that just gleams off decolletage. Who could get enough of this stuff? Not us, we're a sucker for... [More]

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Let's Get Drunk and Eat Waffles Magnet

We can pretty much sum up our attitude about today with FranticMeerkat's genius Let's Get Drunk and Eat Waffles Magnet, ($5) which will be given point of pride on our office refrigerator as soon as it arrives in the mail. Because, when life hands you hackers lemons, you use them... [More]

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Dell Inspiron Zino HD

Call us crazy, but the new Dell Inspiron Zino HD (starting at $229) looks awfully familiar. But even if it were "inspired" by a certain mini computer, the Zino has enough pizazz -- and a rainbow of fruit flavors -- to help it escape the ersatz mini label. With 1080p... [More]

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Humunga Stache Dog Toy

The power of the 'stache knows no bounds. Thanks to the Humunga Stache ($13), the joy of stachery can now be enjoyed by our canine friends. Like its forbear the Humunga Tongue, the Humunga Stache is attached to a rubber ball that your dog won't be able to resist. (The... [More]

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Chumby One Internet Clock Radio

The Chumby One just wants to be loved. And with a name like that, you'll either love this super-powered alarm clock...or hate it. The Chumby One ($100) might look like a toy, but its Web 2.0 razzle-dazzle is purely for the grownups. The Wi-Fi-enabled Chumby One will keep you on... [More]

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Celeb Style: Rihanna's Rated R Looks

Rihanna's looking hotter than ever in this vest that inspired this Forever 21 Zipper Belt Slvls Jacket ($25). She always looks fierce when she combines her regular looks with more tough biker items and this combo of tough with white hot is just that. The price of this vest is... [More]

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Betsey Johnson 'Weekender' Panties

We know it's only Thursday, but we're getting ready for a great weekend, and these sassy Betsey Johnson 'Weekender' Panties($34) will pretty much guarantee we have a good time. They're like a fun, flirty version of those days of the week underpants. Cute!... [More]

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Vix Swimwear Bazaar Bandeau One Piece

Going somewhere tropical this holiday season to get away from the gloomy winter weather? Grab this Vix Swimwear Bazaar Bandeau One Piece ($145) and be set to go sit on the beach! While we are so jealous of you and your soon-to-be tanned glory we'll send you on your merry... [More]

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Luna Twilight 'First Light' Face Glow

Full disclosure: not all of us OB ladies are Twilight fanatics (gasp!), but even those of who aren't into the vampire saga have been fallen for the great product in the Luna Twilight makeup line. It's a bit more sophisticated than the Twilight Beauty brand, and the products are quality.... [More]

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Karen Zambos Carmen Top

Ruffles and contrast seaming have never look so hot, right? This blouse does every bit the job of making you look as feminine as possible for those long and hard days at work. So throw on your pencil skirt, this Karen Zambos Carmen Top ($196), and your favorite pumps for... [More]

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Child Perfume Roll On

We discovered Child Perfume in a strange way. We kept asking friends and even strangers what they were wearing and noticed that everyone kept saying the same thing: Child. Oddly enough though, each person smelled different to us in a collectively amazing way. We decided we would give a Child... [More]

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Mother's Loving Embrace Birthstone Charm Pendant

For all those mommies out there we have something for you guys to wear close to your hearts! This Mother's Loving Embrace Birthstone Charm Pendant ($44) can be customized to feature each birthstone from the month your child or children were born in. Show your loved one's in a really... [More]

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Clean George Hand Sanitizers

Tired of alcohol-based hand sanitizers? 100% certified organic, natural Clean George ($10 each) hand sanitizers contain Tea Tree oil, and Manuka essential oil, both natural anti-bacterial agents, along with a hefty dose of moisturizers like sweet almond oil and Vitamin E. Each bottle contains 400 squirts, and is available in... [More]

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Holiday Plantable Cards

Make your holiday cards do double duty this year by sending out these eco-conscious Holiday Plantable Cards. ($5-25) Each card is crafted from biodegradable paper made from post-consumer recycled material, and is embedded with wildflower seeds. The recipient, after enjoying your handwritten sentiments, can plant the card in the spring... [More]

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Robert Rodriguez Banded Studded Skirt

Stylishness, thy name is Robert Rodriguez. Seriously, we covet everything we see by this up-and-coming designer, and this Banded Studded Skirt ($368) is no exception. Overlapping gold-tone studded panels zigzag over a black silk skirt, guaranteed to slither over curves and give your party outfits a punk rock edge. Rawwr.... [More]

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YSL Parisienne

As with most couture fragrances, Yves Saint Laurent Parisienne ($39-85) comes with the back story, this one being that it's about the "...essence of a woman who is incredibly free - she is not from Paris, but Paris adopts her. She knows how to love, how to live." Yeah, yeah,... [More]

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Star Trek

Admit it. You went to see Star Trek ($10) this summer with your guy friends, supposedly because they dragged you, but mostly because Chris Pine and Zachary Quinto are deelish. And you ended up loving the movie. Well, on November 17th, the DVD comes out, and it's chock full of... [More]

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Fangs Are Fantastic Sweatshirt

Attention, Twihards: this Fangs Are Fantastic sweatshirt ($87) would be an ideal layer for you to wear to your midnight showing of New Moon next week. After all, those movie theaters blast the a/c year round, so it gets pretty chilly! Plus, it's darned cute, with a wide Flashdance-style off... [More]

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FingerTongs

We're not complete klutzes, but we have been known to burn our hands a time or two trying to pick a piece of food out of a hot pan. (What? The spatulas were too far away. We were hungry) That's why we're picking up a set of FingerTongs ($16) to... [More]

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Firefox T-Shirt

Hey, Firefox users, we know you love us. Hard to believe that the little internet browser that challenged the mighty dragon has been around 5 years. (And so far has grabbed about 23% of the browser market share, whoo-hoo!) Firefox is all growns up now! To show your love for... [More]

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Butterfly USB Hub

Sure, you can't be bothered about USB hubs, of all things, but chances are you need one, or you have one already and it's just another plastic piece of nondescript desk clutter. So you ask, why not a USB hub in the shape of a pretty butterfly? Of course! The... [More]

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Outblush + Facebook GIVEAWAY!

Here at OB HQ, we get a lot of stuff to review & sample. (What can we say? It's a tough, tough life.) But even with all of us working feverishly to test beauty products, eat food, watch DVDs, read books, and the like, we just can't seem to get... [More]

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Eric Jansen Stemmarkers

Wine charms are a little cute and kitschy, and can definitely be right for certain occasions (girls night), but we're seriously digging the versatility of Eric Jansen's clever Stemmarkers ($10) for our everyday parties. They fit on a stemmed glass, or any pint, highball, margarita, etc. glass that your guests... [More]

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Crystal Cage Frame Bag

A sparkly accessory will transform your LBD into a great holiday outfit, whether it's shoes, some great jewelry, or even a stunning clutch. This 'Carrie' Crystal Cage Frame Bag ($238) by Franchi is simply gorgeous. The black satin bag (also available in champagne) is caged in with rows of rhinestones... [More]

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Celeb Style: Rihanna's Rated R Looks

Rihanna is everywhere right now. She's hot, her album is about to come out called Rated R, and we are loving her every minute of fearless fashion. This week is dedicated to all of her fashion choices, whether we would ever take the risk ourselves. We like to live through... [More]

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Fall Flight Vintage Watch Dial Pendant

The Fall Flight Vintage Watch Dial Pendant ($70) reminds us industrial design is cool by exposing mechanized gears and inner workings. This steampunk inspired piece is a revived vintage copper watch dial and vintage watch gears and wheels with genuine Swarovski crystal accents. Diving swallows, beads, tiger eye, and yellow... [More]

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Desi Tee

Take up a twist on the Victorian blouse and ruffle trends with the Desi Tee ($48). This former Alternative Apparel Basic Rib Crew is embellished with reclaimed cotton "oragami flowers" that look more like fortune cookies than anything. Turning away from satiny fabrics and emphasizing neutral collar details draws the... [More]

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Kimco SomerSault Wine Rack

Add a creative splash of color to a bar with the Kimco SomerSault Wine Rack ($5). Choose the smooth amoebic shape you want by shaping the malleable loop. Flexible and good looking qualities don't usually come in the same package, so we appreciate the freshness of this.... [More]

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Karito Kids Yoga Outfit

You use yoga to keep yourself centered, especially when your little ones are driving you a bit bonkers. Why not try and get some 'om' goin' on for your daughter with this Karito Kids Zen Vibe Yoga Outfit & Accessories ($35)? She'll have her own yoga towel and, even if... [More]

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Baby Vamp Ring

Show subtle, sophisticated homage to your vampire love with the Baby Vamp Ring($425) - it's a classy little piece that separates you from the tweens who are also drooling over Edward.... [More]

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ASOS Sequined Boyfriend Blazer

Sequins, as we all know, are everywhere and it's hard to not fall in love with them. We prefer them when they're interpreted into extremely wearable items like this ASOS Sequined Boyfriend Blazer ($130). It's a great way to amp up your nighttime wardrobe without steering too far away from... [More]

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Spike Your Juice

In this D.I.Y. climate, we'd like to introduce you to Spike Your Juice ($10). For the price of a tenner, you will receive 6 packets of a magical mixture that will turn any old juice into alcohol! It's easy, pick your juice, dose it with the Spike mixture, place airlock... [More]

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Jane Iredale Sugar & Butter Exfoliator

Butter and sugar - it's a timeless combination that happily passes our lips day after day, but we never thought about as a beauty tool. The Sugar & Butter Lip Exfoliator/Plumper ($24) is a killer little duo packaged in one easy-to-use tube. One end contains a sugar-based exfoliant that tastes... [More]

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Doubtblush: Diane von Furstenberg Printed Leggings

You may have noticed that we're hardly perpetual rays of sunshine around here, but even so, we seem to spend a lot of our time enthusing about one gewgaw or another. Doubtblush exists to make it clear that we do not, in fact, like everything. Umm, we aren't sure what... [More]

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Dark Blue Teapot with Oranges

Try to ignore the price of the Dark Blue Teapot with Oranges ($900) and embrace the one of a kind whimsical quality of this artful tea time sculpture. With a palatte and style that brings to mind the fruit of Cezanne and the leaves of Gauguin, there's no way the... [More]

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Tt Collection Bette Lace Top

This top seems so run of the mill at first glance but don't skim over it too quickly. This Tt Collection Bette Lace Top ($190) deserves a double take and a closer look at the classy lace work on the cap sleeves. We love the simplicity of the tank and... [More]

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Zadro Nano Wand

Wave the Zadro Nano Wand ($160) over telephones, doorknobs, hotel room surfaces and blast away those e-coli and flu bugs in seconds. UV light works to sanitize the area and help keep you infection free. Of course, your co-worker might not appreciate you waving your germ destroying light saber in... [More]

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Arne & Carlos Scarf

Need a cute scarf this winter but don't quite live in an area that requires a major knit neckpiece? We understand where you're coming from and know that you still want to wear winter items as more of an accessory than necessity. That's why we suggest something along the lines... [More]

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The Punch Card

Jane & Dale, an adorable design team, brought their ingenious Punch Card ($6) to our attention recently, and we're loving all the ways that you can customize your sentiments. LOL, OMG, K+L ...there are tons of options. They make it really easy to design by providing a little cheat-sheet right... [More]

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Diamond and Smoky Quartz Earrings

Part of us wanted to get into the black and white jewelry trend, but any trend that striking risks becoming a gimmick, and jewelry just costs too much for that. So we were torn. And then we remembered smoky quartz. This beautiful dusky stone isn't quite black (so it's less... [More]

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Dogfish Head Shampoo Bar

Beauty and brewery geeks alike may be aware that beer is a great clarifying agent for your hair (ironic, since it seems like the more you drink, the less clarity you have!). Dogfish Head Shampoo Bars ($5) are a great addition to any brewmaster, travel junkie or gym fanatic's life.... [More]

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Tilted Pitcher Vase

Something's askew here... The Tilted Pitcher Vase ($42) sits at a jaunty angle that has us nodding in approval. As a leaning vase or an off-center pitcher, this piece is a decor curve ball that sets the stage for more radical departures. Hand blown by Colombian artisans, each piece has... [More]

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Maslodesign Repetition Bracelet

We love the costume jewelry trend that's making the rounds right now. It's all vintage inspired and really adds a bit of shine to any top that needs a boost. Far from delicate fine jewelry, these baubles are perfect for the wintery holiday season. This fantastic Maslodesign Repetition Bracelet ($76)... [More]

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Alexander Wang Slinky Dress with Nude Straps

Wow! This Alexander Wang Slinky Dress with Nude Straps ($650) is just magic with it's gorgeous silhouette and interesting neckline! The form fitted frock is almost like an optical illusion that instantly slenderizes anyone's shape. We think it's the nude straps that really help bring the eye to the smallest... [More]

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Too Faced Lashlight Mascara

Packed with millions of microscopic mirrors that reflect light for a glossy, movie-star black finish, Too Faced Lashlight could be destined to be your new "OMG, are you wearing fake lashes?" mascara. The formula contains Panthenol, Red Algae, and vitamins C & E to strengthen and nourish lashes for a... [More]

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Porcelain Knitware Demitasse Cups

These Porcelain Knitware Demitasse Cups ($50) by ceramics artist Alyssa Ettinger are just about too twee for words, but we'll try anyways. Slip-cast from real knitting, they're a sweet gift for any avid purler to sip espresso from, or to use as a creative way to store knitting needles and... [More]

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Ellie Krieger: So Easy

trouble with most quick-'n'-easy recipes is they're usually full of fat, sugar, and salt. The trouble with most healthy recipes is they usually taste like cardboard. Ellie Krieger's new cookbook, So Easy: Luscious, Healthy Recipes for Every Meal of the Week, ($17) brings together the best of both worlds with... [More]

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Stuart Weitzman Jaguar Print Puddles Rain Boots

If it's raining, snowing, sleeting, or just generally mucky and slushy outside, cheer up your outlook and keep those tootsies dry in these Stuart Weitzman Jaguar Print Puddles Rain Boots. ($98) Complete with non-skid rubber soles and a cotton liner, they're kicky, comfortable, and fun. We sense a puddle jumping... [More]

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Bare Escentuals Sweet Obsessions Gift Set

Mmm - strawberry mousse, spiced biscotti, berry flambé, and dark chocolate. Sounds like a decadent dessert cart, doesn't it? Actually, those are some of the eyeshadow colors in the new BareMinerals Bare Escentuals Sweet Obsessions ($48, a $99 value) holiday gift set! And trust us when we say they look... [More]

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Recycling Pile Reusable Bag

We love saving the earth, really, we do. We recycle, take public transportation, use energy-efficient light bulbs, all that jazz. But what really cranks us up is eco-hipsters: those crunchier-than-thou folks who keep chickens in their spare bedroom, demand that we hand over our lunch leftovers for their compost piles,... [More]

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Aspinal of London Giveaway: Classic gifts for a classic gent

In times like these, it's nice to give gifts (whether they're for someone else or yourself) that are so classic, they'll never go out of style. We love anything and everything from Aspinal of London for just that reason, but they also have some seriously gorgeous on-trend stuff - you'll... [More]

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Gilt Fuse - The Big Steal Sale TODAY: Big designers, small price tags

Imagine... The best designer brands, yours for sample sale prices. Um. Hell yes, please? That's the idea behind Gilt Fuse, where new sales start at 12pm ET each day and last for just 36 hours. Membership is currently waitlisted, but lucky, lucky you, we've scored Outblush readers an exclusive fast-track... [More]

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Special Guest Post by Monica from Paper Cut Industries

Ring the bells and arm the cutesy parade, dear readers, 'cuz we've got a fresh face in Guest Blogging. Meet Monica Majors, the designer responsible for the painfully adorable cards and snazzy wedding stationery of Paper Cut Industries. Her blog, Paper Cut Industries' Sketchbook, tracks the fashion inspiration points of... [More]

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Femme Metale Evil Monkeys Necklace

Hear no evil, see no evil, and speak no evil. That's what we are reminded of when we wear our new Femme Metale Evil Monkeys Necklace ($155). We love our three favorite monkeys and to wear them around on our necks makes for a fantastic conversation piece as well as... [More]

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12fifteen Harvest Coasters

We're all for holiday spirit, but you won't find us creating a decoupage of fall leaves as table decorations. We prefer to bring fall into our home with these Harvest Letterpress Coasters ($12 for 8). They'll spruce up our dining table for a big meal, or be a nice pop... [More]

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Delia's Lianna Shirtdress

A proper shirtdress that can seamlessly take you from the desk to the bar is something of a myth, or should we say we thought it was, until we introduced ourselves to this Delia's Lianna Shirtdress ($45). We've seen quite a few dresses like this one but usually they're made... [More]

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Bridal File Folders

Recently engaged? They say it's never too soon to start planning, and while you might not be ready to bust out a big ol' wedding binder, it can't hurt to stash a few clips and ideas in a safe place, right? These sweet "Keep it Together" Bridal File Folders ($14... [More]

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Doubtblush: Stretch Floral Lace Unitard

You may have noticed that we're hardly perpetual rays of sunshine around here, but even so, we seem to spend a lot of our time enthusing about one gewgaw or another. Doubtblush exists to make it clear that we do not, in fact, like everything. Oh yaaayyyy a nylon and... [More]

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Black Pupil Wide Neck Tee

One of our favorite tees is the worn in one from our college years. We love the way our old tees' graphics are faded and how thin and soft the cotton is. Unfortunately for us, it takes years to perfect a shirt like this, so we decided to skip the... [More]

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Gilt Fuse - The Big Steal Sale: Big designers, small price tags

Imagine... The best designer brands, yours for sample sale prices. Um. Hell yes, please? That's the idea behind Gilt Fuse, where new sales start at 12pm ET each day and last for just 36 hours. Membership is currently waitlisted, but lucky, lucky you, we've scored Outblush readers an exclusive fast-track... [More]

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Safe Side Towel

Going to the gym is a healthy habit, but it's worth being wary of (for lack of a better word) cooties. Bringing a work out towel to sop up your own sweat and use as a barrier on benches is good, but unless you're paying close attention, you'll end up... [More]

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Celeb Style: Rihanna's Rated R Looks

The latest hot look from Rihanna is this fantastic-yet-scandalous look with peekaboo lace. RiRi was spotted leaving a club in LA lookin' a bit more, um, exposed than we're used to. We wouldn't take the look this far so we have decided to grab this Forever 21 Lace Back Tunic... [More]

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Chalkboard With Tray

Perfect any entertaining endeavor, the Chalkboard With Tray ($53) fits the bill for a shabby chic visual aid. Scribble the courses of a dinner party, and set out the placeholders on the tray... or write an errand reminder and the leave the necessary knick-knacks ready to go. Get saucier with... [More]

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Stella McCartney Cashmere Sweater

babyGap debuted its new line by Stella McCartney last week and it's already almost sold out. With lux, comfy offerings, like this Leopard Cashmere Sweater ($88), it's not hard to see why, but we've got a sneaky suspicion that some of these items may not have been purchased for the... [More]

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Flower Patchwork Espresso Tower Set

Oh geez, our flower power energy is buzzing - oh wait, maybe that's just the caffeine pumping through our veins thanks to the Flower Patchwork Espresso Tower Set ($25). Six funky espresso cups are dressed up in a rainbow of fun flower patterns, so we can choose pattern based on... [More]

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Beekman Year in the Country Soaps

Here's a lovely gift that'll have the recipient thinking of you all year round. Beekman 1802 A Year in the Country Soaps ($70) is a set of 12 soaps, each scented appropriately to represent a different month at Beekman Farms. Travel through the seasons with the scents of crisp pine... [More]

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Lanvin Velvet Jacket

Okay, at first glance of this item we instantly decided that this jacket needed to be seen and heard. Far beyond our price point, the luxurious velvet and craftsmanship of this Lanvin Velvet Jacket ($3895) leaves us wishing we had a genie in a bottle around us. While we'd like... [More]

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Vintage Kids Tee

Wolfgang's Vault has some really cute rock t-shirts for tykes, like this 1976 Bob Marley and the Wailers Tee ($30). They've got great artwork from bands like Cream, Journey and Tom Petty to choose from. Nothing says, "I'm with the band", like a 1977 Led Zeppelin number. We're hoping that... [More]

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Push

We'll warn you: Push ($10) is an emotionally challenging, gut-wrenching read. We wanted to read it before going to see the much buzzed-about movie, Precious, starring Gaboury Sidibe and Mo'Nique, and aren't sorry we did. Written from the point of view of the main character, Precious Jones, the dialogue is... [More]

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High Tea Wall Art

Kathleen Holmes makes high tea time all the time with her intriguing High Tea Wall Art ($2400). Her mixed media works try to rise above mere decoration by using materials and processes that engage gender politics and "innocent irony." Bubbling associations of turned over, twisted tea pots and domesticity simmer... [More]

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World Links Necklace

Well, here's the most unique necklace we've seen in a while. The World Links Necklace ($60) necklace could be the perfect present for...a geography teacher? A travel buff? Your friendly neighborhood cartographer? We think it's cool, we're just not sure who would wear it. Would you?... [More]

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Lauren Hansen Wool Swing Coat

Boring blacks for outerwear are a thing of the past. We love this bright and bold jacket because it's the focal point of the obviously amazing outfit you've already got on. Don't shy away from bright colors for fear that they're just a trend either, these shocking hues are here... [More]

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Sesame Street: 40 Years of Sunny Days

In case you haven't noticed the super-cute Google Doodles, this year is the 40th anniversary of Sesame Street. For those of us who grew up with the show (which is most of us, given how long it's been on the air), Sesame Street: 40 Years of Sunny Days ($20) is... [More]

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Laura Geller Brow Marker

After years of over-plucked, wispy styles, strong, full eyebrows are back in. The eyes are the windows to the soul, so you want to think of your brows as the window frame: they enhance the view! Designed with a fine felt-tip for easy application, the Laura Geller Brow Marker ($23)... [More]

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Typewriter Symbols Coasters

Being writers, we have a thing for artwork inspired by vintage typefaces or books. That's why we don't want to cover up these Typewriter Symbols Coasters ($20 for 4) with cold drinks - we're planning to mount ours on the office wall for a source of inspiration!... [More]

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Sally Hershberger Shagg Spray

Sally Hershberger, the woman responsible for creating iconic hair cuts for stars like Meg Ryan, Faith Hill, and Kate Moss, has finally come out with her own line of styling products. She's created lines for different hair types from thin to thick, straight to wavy, but our favorite universal product... [More]

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Wendy Brandes Chrysanthemum Necklace

Ethereal and delicate, this Chrysanthemum ($3,375) by Wendy Brandes definitely goes on our to-covet list. Crafted from carved rock crystal, diamonds, and white gold, it nestles on your collarbone, winking demurely at passersby. In Victorian times, chrysanthemums were a symbol of good cheer, and we'd have to say we'd feel... [More]

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Shades Coat Rack

The Green Glass Company uses discarded wine bottles to create their whimsical Shades Coat Racks, a perfect gift for any eco-conscious decorator. It'd be perfect for bathrooms, mudrooms, or entryways, but we almost don't want to hang anything on ours, it's so pretty.... [More]

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Mothercare Jive Compact Parasol

Unforgiving rays of sunshine might not be a problem right now, but keeping a baby asleep is an effing science. Maybe the Mothercare Jive Compact Parasol ($9) will keep the crying at bay while it protects our baby from the glare of the sun. Its compact fold bends to shade... [More]

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Benefit Celebutante Set

While the term 'celebutante' makes us think of some less-than-role-model-worthy women, we're not ashamed to admit that there are definitely days when we wished we looked as polished as some of those famous celebs. Benefit's Celebutante Set ($34) includes 8 great products that come together (with instructions!) to help us... [More]

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Lollipop Onesie Bouquet

Here are some sweets for your sweetie. This Lollipop Onesie Bouquet ($40) is as pretty as it is practical. Each yummy looking lolly is actually an adorable peppermint striped onesie wrapped up tight and displayed in a glass vase full of candy. They ship anywhere in the United States and... [More]

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Doubtblush: Donkey Faux Fur Cushion

You may have noticed that we're hardly perpetual rays of sunshine around here, but even so, we seem to spend a lot of our time enthusing about one gewgaw or another. Doubtblush exists to make it clear that we do not, in fact, like everything. Looking over this pillow doesn't... [More]

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Nightcap Clothing Cashmere & Lurex Beanie

How delicious does this Nightcap Clothing Cashmere & Lurex Beanie ($165) look? We can't stand to leave our heads naked after taking a look at this cap. So, in an effort to please our little noggin, and not let it be stranded out in the cold, we got this beanie... [More]

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Metallic Twist Champagne Glasses

We're young at heart, it's true, but when we serve our cocktails, we've moved on from the red plastic cups we used to love so dearly. While we're planning on collecting the whole line, the Metallic Twist Champagne Glasses ($36 for 4) are the first we'll be grabbing for our... [More]

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Vena Cava Synthesizer Dress

The hyped designer duo Vena Cava have been makin' serious waves in the fashion community since their senior collection from Parsons School of Design. This dress displays the girls' infinite wisdom when it comes to dressing a female figure and highlighting the best and most wanted features on any silhouette.... [More]

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Hide-A-Key-Turtle

With Hide-A-Key-Turtle ($14) we don't have to get our hands dirty retrieving our spare keys. Forget lifting up a nasty rock or moldy rug, try stowing a key in the shell of this adorable iron turtle. The antiqued finish blends right in with garden or porch surroundings, so our secrets... [More]

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Violet Peapod Sleep Sack

Doesn't the print on this Violet Peapod Sleep Sack ($54) remind you of a certain ride at Disney Land? This snuggly sack is made of super soft quilted cotton and is adorned with children from around the world, dressed in traditional garb. Hey, it's never too early to start teaching... [More]

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Chantilly Grace Skirt

While we always feel hot and confident in our sexy jeans, it's nice to have a few pieces that are just so downright feminine and flirty they make us want to sing like Maria in West Side Story. The Chantilly Grace Skirt ($50) is definitely one of those pieces. Satin... [More]

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Goldfish Thank You Cards

Paper Cut industries makes delightful graphic cards to light up our lives, and their Goldfish Thank You Cards ($16/12), a part of the everyday cards collection, are darling. A beautifully drawn goldfish spins around on its powder blue background as if to say, "No, your generosity isn't forgotten." The simple... [More]

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Duo Watering Can

We're loving the resurgence of 1980s colors and shapes. From the looks of the Duo Watering Can ($6), it seems like fashion trends have even influenced garden wares. This neon number will brighten our day (even if it's gloomy) and keep our plant friends alive. Double pouring spouts let us... [More]

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ADIDAS by Stella McCartney Hitrenn Jersey Shoulder Bag

For those women who juggle constantly between the office and the gym we've got a great bag for you! Longtime partners Stella McCartney and ADIDAS have come up with this ADIDAS by Stella McCartney Hitrenn Jersey Shoulder Bag ($115) that is just as durable as it is adorable. So toss... [More]

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Celeb Style: Rihanna's Rated R Looks

Our girl Rihanna is getting tons of support and love lately and we are right there with her! We love her catchy pop hits and her super cool styles. Her edgy look has been some of the inspiration behind some of our recent picks and looks and we can't thank... [More]

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Mystery Tee

Is your baby destined to be a Game Show Host, a Donut Tycoon or a Hog Calling Champ? Only Mr. Mysterio knows. Each future predicting Mystery Tee ($13) comes with a different destiny. To reveal the secret...pull the red string and see what the future has in store.... [More]

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Willow Duvet Cover

Amenity gives us elegant contemporary screen printed textiles that are 100% organic. Their kids collection is charming and cute, but we can't wait to roll around on the Willow Duvet Cover ($330/queen-395/king). Its organically grown and processed 300 thread count cotton must be incredibly soft, a perfect foundation for a... [More]

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Bakers Cuff Boot

It's hard to admit, but the eighties are here to stay. While there were plenty of trends from that decade that we wish would just go away and never come back, these Bakers Cuff Boots ($100) are more cute than costume-y. We love them in grey, the color making a... [More]

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TheBalm Shady Lady

Craving richly pigmented eye shadow that's easy to apply and stays on no matter what? Meet your new best friend: TheBalm ShadyLady Eye Shadows. ($16 each) They're very finely milled, so they'll go on smooth and blend together seamlessly, and won't flake or crease. The sparkle isn't like other eye... [More]

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J.Crew Elizabeth Ruffle Shirt

A mod rendition of an Elizabethan-era ruff collar that's way easier on the neck (and won't scratch your face or passersby), J. Crew's Elizabeth Ruffle Shirt ($90) will add a decided flair to your work outfits. Tailored to fit the body, the emphasis is placed on the layers of raw-edged... [More]

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Lady Gaga: The Fame Monster

We've been Lady Gaga fans since the first time we saw her perform, "Just Dance" on TV. Never one to shy away from reworking her look or her music - seriously, have we ever seen her in the same outfit twice? - she's re-releasing her acclaimed 2008 album The Fame... [More]

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SilPat Baking Mat

There's a reason practically every professional chef from coast to coast has at least one SilPat Nonstick Silicone Baking Mat ($20) in their arsenal: these suckers work. No matter what you're doing in your oven: roasting vegetables, baking cookies, broiling fish, it won't stick to this. They're a lifesaver for... [More]

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Clinique Deep Comfort Body Wash

Clinique is famous for making products anyone can use, even those with hyper-sensitive skin. Save your sensitive dermis this winter by using their new Deep Comfort Body Wash ($20) every time you shower. It locks in a layer of moisture deep within even the driest of skin and rinses clean,... [More]

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Splendid Jersey Empire-Line Dress

Umm, hello comfort? This is by far the most amazing thing you have ever created. Like, ever. This Splendid Jersey Empire-Line Dress ($155) not only feels like it's made of heavenly-woven air but fits like a champ. The incredible empire waist hides and flattens anything we need to cover-up and... [More]

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Crate & Barrel Invisible Magazine Rack

It's time to tidy up your coffee table, and what better way to do it than with an optical illusion? Crate and Barrel's Invisible Magazine Rack ($50) allows your magazines to hover in mid-air which, yes, looks awesome, but also allows you to easily view and access your 'zines without... [More]

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Temptu Retouch Blush

Blush becomes a necessity as winter settles in and everything becomes grey and drab, including our oh-so-pale skin that used to be flush from 90 degree days. Temptu Retouch Blush ($35) is one of our go-tos for naturally rosy color. The lightweight liquid applies smoothly with the built-in applicator brush... [More]

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Enzo Angiolini Gold Merryann Pump

Could it be the perfect party shoe? We know the Enzo Angiolini Merryann Pump ($80) might seem a little outrageous, especially in this sparkly gold, but hear us out. The shoe is a downright classic shape, and the sleek and familiar design means you can get away with a little... [More]

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Bec&Bridge Mosaic Tank Dress

This brightly colored shift is perfect for those nights when you just want to go all out and leave all your inhibitions aside! This not-for-the-faint-at-fashion dress is just the thing to jump start your new year (possible NYE dress?) or to bravely welcome in the upcoming holidays. Either way, we... [More]

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The Beatles USB Apple

We don't know if the hype around the Beatles will ever fade, and that's a-ok with us...especially if that means we keep seeing awesome items like The Beatles USB Apple ($280) that releases on December 8. Not only is it a freaking sweet design, it comes loaded with thirteen albums... [More]

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ABS Sequin Shift Dress

Hmmm, some of you ladies weren't feeling the last sequin dress we posted, but how about this little number? Admittedly, it's still a dress covered entirely by sequins, but this ABS by Allen Schwartz Illusion Yoke Sequin Shift Dress ($318) is almost workable for the right occasion (New Year's or... [More]

Jay Strongwater November Locket Charm

Jay Strongwater November Locket Charm

Were you born in November? Do you love your birthstone, topaz? Well then this one's just for you! The Jay Strongwater November Locket Charm ($125) is perfect for all autumn birthday babies. This stunning topaz crystallized charm is hand enameled and the locket opens to hold a favorite photo. So... [More]

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Celeb Style: Michelle Obama-Rama

Our final day of the week that is Michelle Obama's wardrobe showcase ends on a positive note, a floral one to be exact! While we love how she pulls off this outfit with a simple floral cardigan we wanted to update it for a more winter-appropriate look ourselves. So try... [More]

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Leaf Trail Mirror

Isn't the Leaf Trail Mirror ($20) darling? Foliage graze the edges of this mirror in the palest of pale shade of pink. It may be too sweet, but it may make us feel cute enough everyday to subdue our PMS rage and nagging vehicular manslaughter urges (kekeke). But seriously, it's... [More]

Kate Spade Cuff Bracelet

Kate Spade Cuff Bracelet

The Kate Spade Cuff Bracelet ($125) reminds us retro jewelry from the fabulous 80's decade, but we're still loving it...and we know Crystal Carrington would too! This wide cuff bracelet is styled with rows of glamorous sparkling stones and it adds the perfect finishing touch with a bit a glam... [More]

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Sarah Palin's Going Rogue: An American Life

Sarah, the joke's on you if you think people actually care to hear what you've gotta say anymore...However, it is interesting to learn about your further political ambitions and your upbringing because it helps us formulate in our heads even more jokes about you. Okay, we kid, we aren't generally... [More]

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Grass Vase

While we may not have all the disposable income we'd like, we're usually willing to shell out a few bucks for some simple flowers, or in a pinch, grab some from our yard (er...or our neighbor's, don't tell!). This clever Grass Vase ($73 for medium) holds our impromptu, on-the-cheap bouquets... [More]

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Kenneth Jay Lane Mini Frog Earrings

Always one for a joke when it comes to jewelry, Kenneth Jay Lane easily has one of the best senses of humor in the business. His baubles are beautifully made but always a bit unconventional. Like take these Kenneth Jay Lane Mini Frog Earrings ($35) that are adorable and wearable... [More]

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Aqua Couture Reversible Drape Dress

Damn, the plunging neckline on this dress is super smoking hot! We give this a four pepper rating on the hot scale and it takes one confidant cookie to pull this look off with ease! Want to put a little sexy in your style without being too suggestive? Try this... [More]

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Elizabeth Arden Revitalizing Treatment

At home beauty treatments are definitely our friends, but we don't always have the time (or attention span) for multiple step processes. Elizabeth Arden's Peel and Reveal Revitalizing Treatment ($32) is a one-step mask that even comes with an applicator brush. Sweep a layer over your face, let it dry,... [More]

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Turquoise Cathedral Lanterns

If left to our own devices, we just know that we'd use up every plug in the house for lamps and clocks and not have any other appliances. We have no resistance to things that tick or light up. But, of course, the next best thing to buying them all... [More]

Juicy Couture Ponytail Holder Set

Juicy Couture Ponytail Holder Set

The Juicy Ponytail Holder Set ($25) is perfect for any trendsetter on the go! This set consists of three adorable elastic hair ties with dangling goldtone charms. It is honestly the perfect stocking stuffer for your favorite Juicy girl. We promised she'll be charmed and tickled pink and definitely thank... [More]

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Tulle Trapeze 2 Tone Coat

Fall outerwear is just about as fun to wear as fancy shoes! We're sick of throwing on a bland wool coat in those cooler times and love to spice it up a notch. Grabbing this Tulle Trapeze 2 Tone Coat ($65) is a great alternative to those blah coats of... [More]

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Dog Bone Friendship Bracelet

If you've got a precious pup in your life and an eye for some snappy new jewelry, take a look at this Dog Bone Friendship Bracelet ($40) from Heart U Back. It's available in a rainbow of colors, with gold or silver bone "links", and the proceeds from each sale... [More]

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Free People Skinny Cord

When we say skinny, we mean skinny! Hot dang these pants are t-i-g-h-t and not in the super cool and hip way. These Free People Skinny Cord ($68) offer up some of the smallest corduroys we've laid our eyes on and in the teeniest stretch pant we've squeezed our gams... [More]