Hautelinks: Week of 1/2/14

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Haha, totally love these graphs of life during your school career.

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13 Women Who Rocked It in 2013, from HelloGiggles.

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One of our musical faves, Lorde, did a Reddit AMA and whether you're a current fan or not, her responses will make you love her as much as we do.

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Because (let's face it), dressing in cold weather can lead to a lot of lazy outfit repeating: 50 Winter Outfits to Copy Now, from Stylecaster.

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Ornate Insects Drawn by Alex Konahin. Wow! These are inspiring.

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Speaking of inspiring: Wind-up paper butterflies would make an amazing craft project - and would be perfect for a gift.

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The Beauty Department has a lovely updo inspired by A Fine Frenzy.

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Speaking of hair, Buzzfeed shows you the ways you've been shampooing your hair wrong. I had heard of most of these but a few were new! (Have any of you tried the food coloring method? It sounds good but like it has potential to go very wrong.)

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Also from Buzzfeed, which American Girl doll are you? (I got Molly - what was your result?)

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6 Clothing Hacks for Removing Stains, from HackCollege.

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8 Ways to Stop Overspending in 2014. So necessary.

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Top Celebrity Stylists Reveal Their 2014 Fashion Resolutions. Micaela Erlanger, I'm right there with you.

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Haha, Oh. My. GOD., so true: Ways In Which "Friends" Still Affects Your Life on the Reg.

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Also from HelloGiggles, 10 Signs Your Dog Owns You.

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Fascinating: There will soon be more Nordstrom Racks than regular Nordstrom stores.

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James Franco wrote a piece for the New York Times on the celebrity Instagram selfie.

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29 Reasons We Fell in Love with Tom Hiddleston in 2013.

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Vogue breaks down the best street style looks of last year.

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The Food Lab breaks down the science behind making the best chocolate chip cookies. Bookmarked!

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12 Moments That Restored Our Faith in Fashion in 2013, from HuffPo.

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Clementine Daily shows you how to make New Year's resolutions that stick.

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Sleep and Water shares their best beauty product picks of the past year, with some awesome recommendations.

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Along those same lines, here are 33 Beauty Products HuffPo was Obsessed with in 2013.

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Tumblr breaks down the most-reblogged fashion and style trends of the year (and they now have me going down a rabbit hole trying to learn more about "pastel goth").

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FabSugar also lists the best fashion trends of 2013. Ah, so many good ones!

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10 Party Moments Only Sober People Understand, from Buzzfeed. So true!

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Also from Buzzfeed, 17 Strange and Creepy New Year's Cards. What is this.

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6 Apps That Fit Charity into Your Daily Routine, from Mashable. The first one is such a genius idea!

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My Modern Met shares the 10 best celebrity photobombs of 2013. These were too funny!

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Kind of adorable (and a tiny bit creepy), and great for a dorm: DIY animal wall clock.

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How to Up Your Beauty Game in 2014, from our friends at R29.

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Also from R29, a great piece on ways to reduce tech-induced stress. This is a fantastic resolution for 2014.

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Wow, this really puts things into perspective: When Kids from "Third-World" Countries Read "First-World Problems", They Don't Seem Like Problems.

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In case your break is extending into January, here are some fashion-related TV shows to binge watch with all that free time.

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Aw, this is super sweet: 5 Mantras for the New Year, from The Glitter Guide.

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And in case you're feeling bored, play any sound clip and watch this keyboard corgi - it will magically fit!

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And finally... meet Pugsly, the kitten who regrets everything.