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Hautelinks: Week of 4/5/12


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* For all the literary geeks out there: If Famous Writers Had Written Twilight. Hilarious!

* This is incredible: A “wind map” shows the delicate, beautiful tracing of wind patterns over the US.

* 13 Simple Steps to Get You Through a Rough Day, from Buzzfeed, will definitely put a smile on your face.

* TIME magazine just announced their All-TIME 100 Fashion Icons list and it’s a great rundown of who’s who in the industry.

* One of the best things I read this week: How to Write the Great American Novel, from The AWL.

* Hamburger Eyeshadow, via Buzzfeed. Um.. what?

* Oh my god, this is amazing: Pop Culture Nail Art Megapost, via ONTD. Labyrinth? The Lion King? Pride and Prejudice?! So. Good. (Sadly some of the images are now broken, but click the source links at the end for working photos.)

* From Stripes + Sequins, a DIY Heavy Metal Bracelet, using things you can find at the hardware store! Super cool.

* DIY Prada Rose Earrings from Honestly… WTF.

* Refinery 29 lists 10 Things You’re Wearing That Could Kill You. Fair warning: This will probably freak you out.

* The Gloss has a funny explanation of what your favorite designer label says about you. (But what if you can’t pick a favorite?!)

* Also from The Gloss, 9 Avoidable Fights You Never Need to Have. So true!

* The Art of Self Confidence, from Rock N’ Roll Bride.

* We just discovered this recipe for deep dish fruit pizza – yes, pizza. Kind of perfect for spring, no?

* Another mostly healthy recipe to try: How to make your own granola plus fruit parfait, from Design Love Fest.

* For my fellow Kate Moss obsessors (everyone?), a look back at Kate’s best Vogue covers from 1993 to now, via FabSugar.

* Playing with a Jelly Lens Set, from A Beautiful Mess – what a cool way to spice up your photos!

* Also from A Beautiful Mess, a great tutorial on creating curls with your flat iron.

* Part of being a fashionista is developing your signature style. But what do you do when you find yourself wearing the same thing day in and day out? Real Simple has the answer.

* Still defining your signature style? Real Simple can help you out with that, too.

* Welcome to the future! Fashionista has stills from what will be the world’s first “shoppable” music video. Cool concept, but would you shop a video?

* Styleite rounds up the best fashion April Fools jokes of 2012.

* Also from Styleite, would you wear pajamas on the red carpet? Rihanna did recently.

* The Cut breaks down the fashion from Mad Men’s recent double episode featuring ’60s mod at its finest.

* 4 DIY Collar Necklaces Anyone Can Whip Up, from R29.

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3 Responses to “Hautelinks: Week of 4/5/12”

  1. 1
    April 5th, 2012 at 9:49 pm

    Need to bloghop to read those interesting links..Thanks for this :)

  2. 2
    April 5th, 2012 at 10:34 pm

    Awesome list – I just spent almost an hour and half reading all these! I especially loved the “13 steps..”, “How to Write the Great American Novel,” and the Real Simple articles = )

  3. 3
    April 6th, 2012 at 4:29 pm

    Thank you so much for including Stripes & Sequins! Happy weekend.

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