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Hautelinks: Week of 9/13/12


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* The Gloss asks: What compels you to take photos of your food and post them on social media sites? Haha, it is a good question..

* Also from The Gloss, My Very Secret Fashion Diary: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love Fashion’s Night Out.

* Omg, I love Calming Manatee!! New fave website.

* Beat Procrastination and Get Motivated with The Procrastination Equation, a handy chart that will help you get going! Seriously, this is a must-bookmark.

* Vulture interviewed Mindy Kaling about her new show, The Mindy Project. It is seriously impossible not to love her.

* Speaking of TV, Complex lists the 25 most anticipated TV shows of Fall 2012 – ahhh can’t wait!

* In case you need some style inspiration, Fashionologie did a gigantic roundup of the best street style looks from Spring 2013 NYFW.

* HyperVocal lists the 15 Most Random Celebrity Clothing Lines. Fuman Skeeto!!!

* 10 Fictional Hangouts I Wish Were Real, from Thought Catalog. Hogsmeade wins (though the Universal Studios one is better than nothing), but the Bronze is a close second!

* A Beautiful Mess has some amazing-looking pumpkin breakfast recipes.

* The 5 Most Pointless Abilities People Love to Brag About, from Cracked. The sleep one always annoys me!

* If you’re going somewhere sunny soon (jealous!), these packing tips for warm weather will be a godsend.

* Teen Vogue covered an amazing college senior doing some fantastic work against bullying. SO inspiring and definitely a cause that needs help!

* Put these in your planner: Racked lists the dates of Fall’s 10 best fashion collaboration launches.

* 11 Historical Geniuses and Their Possible Mental Disorders, from Mental Floss.

* Shine has some tips from models on how to look good in every photograph. You can never have too many picture-taking tips!

* While we’re on the subject of models, Buzzfeed put up a trailer and article for the new movie “Girl Model,” which discusses the struggles that models face in the industry. They may surprise you!

* How to Use Blush as Eyeshadow, from The Beauty Department.

* TBD also has some great tips on getting better, bolder bottom lashes – why didn’t we think of this?

* And speaking of amazing eye tricks, Shine has a great guide to getting Foxes’ doe-eyed makeup look. Love her!

* LoveMeagan shows you how to use real dried flowers for a manicure – super pretty.

* The New York Times did a piece on how front row seats at Fashion Week get doled out, and why certain celebs get invites to certain shows.

* The Glitter Guide covers statement necklaces for Spring 2013. (Can you believe 2013 is just around the corner?!)

* A DIY Cure for Stained Nails, from Birchbox.

* And just because: 12 YouTube Clips of Hungry, Hungry Kitties. Awww!

* Can you guess Pantone’s hottest color for Spring 2013?

* We love this simple yet stunning Autumn makeup tutorial.

* Surviving New York Fashion Week Illustrated by Kevin Bacon in Footloose (and Other Awesome Gifs).

* We’re a little late to this, but we just discovered Message With A Bottle – if you haven’t seen the Tumblr yet, check out the 20 best Message With a Bottle posts in their roundup. Lol, so awful/great.

* Cracked lists the 6 Most Accidentally Creepy Movie Romances. I kept thinking that while watching Source Code!

* This is beyond weird: 7 Bizarre Ways You Didn’t Know 9/11 Changed the World, from Cracked.

* Speaking of things we never knew before, we just discovered Mental Floss’ random fact generator… and it is the best possible way to waste time.

* Cute way to use hardware for bling: Stripes + Sequins does an Eddie Borgo-Inspired Router Necklace.

* In case you haven’t heard, Blake Lively married Ryan Reynolds, and CocoPerez has the details on her wedding dress.

* Lauren Conrad lists the 10 most mispronounced words in fashion. Are you saying them right?

* Random/creepy/cool: Abandoned Asylums of New England Photographed in New Book. (Great for fans of Shutter Island!)

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2 Responses to “Hautelinks: Week of 9/13/12”

  1. 1
    September 13th, 2012 at 8:36 pm

    OH MY GOSH, manatees are my favorite animal! you have no idea how happy I am that you found this site and linked it :D

  2. 2
    September 13th, 2012 at 10:54 pm

    I did the flower petal thing a while back, but I crushed the petals and covered my nails with the ombre petal dust. Difficult but awesome.

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