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Hautelinks: Week of 2/21/13

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* If you’re in the mood for a good “aww”-fest, Glamour has the 12 most-viewed marriage proposal videos on the ‘net.

* Also from Glamour, 10 makeup tricks to help you look amazing in pictures at events!

* And while we’re talking romance, Conde’ Nast Traveler has a great list of romantic travel spots off the beaten path. I’ve seen the love locks in Paris but the Moscow ones look like a must-see!

* Lifehacker shares the 5 kitchen skills that will make your life easier. Have you mastered them all?

* The Disney Prince Hotness Ranking, from Buzzfeed. I totally agree with their #1 pick. Do you?

* Since the Oscars are this Sunday (be sure to follow CF on Twitter – we’ll be live-tweeting the Oscar red carpet arrivals on Sunday starting at 5:30pm Eastern!), Buzzfeed has a great guide to faking that you’ve seen all 9 Best Picture nominees.

* And if you’re throwing an Oscar viewing party, why not cook up one of these menus inspired by the nominees?

* Speaking of awards shows, who do you think was best-dressed at the Costume Designers Guild Awards? Hathaway brought the fierce for sure.

* 24 Things That Make You Beautiful, from Thought Catalog. Aw, this is super sweet.

* Speaking of “sweet”, that’s really the best way to describe Elle Fanning’s candy-inspired NY Magazine photo shoot. It’s impossible not to love her – impossible, we say!

* Our friends at The Gloss show you How to Deal with Stress… in illustrated form! Ahh, love their Illustrated Guide posts – they’re pretty much always full of win.

* How cute are these DIY gold leaf leopard rain boots? I’ve been living in rain boots here in Boston lately, and this is a genius way to spice up a basic pair.

* DIY Studded Stiletto Nails Inspired by Kate Spade F/W 2013. SO cool!

* Another runway-inspired nail tutorial: Ikat and Floral Nail Art How-to Inspired by Oscar de la Renta’s Fall 2013 Collection.

* Love this: The Fug Girls pick their favorite literary fashionistas.

* How to Pack Your Clutch Like a Fashion Editor, from The Cut. Ah, just to be able to afford that clutch….

* Also from The Cut: The 9 Best Beauty Pro-Tips from Fashion Week. I love that metallic-tipped french manicure. (Also, who else is excited for Sally Hansen x Rodarte??)

* We’re trying not to do too many Buzzfeed links (we heard you guys!), however, they DID discover your new favorite breakup song. Pretty great, and we’re always a fan of crazy solo-dancing.

* Pedo Parties and Racist Ragers: Why Are Frat Bros Fixated on Sketchy Theme Parties? While everyone loves a theme party, have these frat party themes have gone way too far? Have you ever been invited to parties with themes like these?

* Holy wow. I thought I blew a lot of money at Starbucks, but $47.30 for one Starbuck’s drink? Definitely beats my Sbux spending record.

* 6 Steps to Meeting New People (for the Socially Intolerable). In typical Cracked form, this is blunt but helpful.

* Okay, this is sort of mean but also funny: NYFW: Models Who Look The Least Like People.

* 7 Words That Came About From People Getting Them Wrong, from Mental Floss.

* Just in time for Spring Break, Lauren Conrad tells you how to pack your beauty products.

* While we love Cosmo, we DID really enjoy this awesome article that takes the message of a Cosmo article on “How to Meet a Man by Summer” and changes it into “How to Become Awesome by Summer”. This is a wonderful and empowering idea.

* 5 Things Adults Should Not Be Allowed to Get Mad About, from Cracked. Hahah, this is so true (though I know a few people – *cough* ALL OF BOSTON EXCEPT ME – who would wholeheartedly disagree on #3).

* Attention, Nerdfighters: You will all be excited about this piece of news!

* Refinery 29 shares 5 Ways to Use Beauty Products to Bust Out of a Bad Mood.

* And while we’re on the subject of makeup, this gorgeous glittery cat-eye look would be fantastic for a formal event or night out!

* One more: The Weirdest Celebrity Beauty Habits, from BeautyLish.

* Chictopia shows you what to wear to scare away creeps. This is so funny. Well done, Chictopia!

* And finally: Here is an adorable baby seal who showed up on someone’s doorstep!! The cuteness is almost too much to handle!

* Okay, one more cute pic because I couldn’t resist: BABY. CHEETAH. You’re welcome, readers.

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8 Responses to “Hautelinks: Week of 2/21/13”

  1. 1
    February 21st, 2013 at 8:43 pm

    OMG YOU’RE A NERDFIGHTER!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! i loved this blog so much, but not i love it SO SO SO MUCH MORE!!!

  2. 2
    February 21st, 2013 at 9:18 pm

    OMG! That baby cheetah is SO adorable!

  3. 3
    February 21st, 2013 at 9:29 pm

    I knew you meant sports before I clicked through to that cracked article. : ) College double-header today, and only 39 days ’til opening day!

  4. 4
    February 22nd, 2013 at 12:01 am

    I’m glad I’m not the only one who’s totally into Aladdin!! Also, Hautelinks is my favorite weekly column, and I’ve never commented so I thought I’d just drop a note and say thanks so much for writing it– I enjoy it every single time.

  5. 5
    February 22nd, 2013 at 8:30 am

    FYI, the second Cracked article is called “5 Things Adults Should NOT Be Allowed to Get Mad About”.

  6. 6
    February 22nd, 2013 at 7:14 pm

    ALMOST agree on the disney princes thing, but I think that Flynn Rider should have definitely been closer to one. Aladdin should have been 3, Flynn Rider at 2, and Eric at 1.

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    February 23rd, 2013 at 12:05 pm

    Don’t know if it’s just me, but when i clicked on the Literary Fashionista’s I couldn’t find a link to read it anywhere.
    I really wanted to read it -.-

  8. 8
    February 24th, 2013 at 7:10 pm

    @Shantia, it’s not just you, I can’t either. Disappointed cuz i really wanted to read it too. Can anyone help out?? Thanks!

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