Hautelinks: Week of 10/17/13

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Stressed out over midterms? Scientists discover the most relaxing tune ever.

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Another great stress cure: S'mores. Dip.

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Halloween Costumes That Shouldn't Be Sexy: Food Edition. LOL! Can't believe these exist.

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Although they're meant to get you to rent dresses, Rent The Runway's Halloween costume ideas are surprisingly fantastic! Some great ideas there for fashion-ifying any costume.

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More ides: Refinery 29 has some fab hair + makeup costume tutorials to try.

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And even more, for my fellow former teenage Britney fangirls: 12 Ways to Dress as Britney Spears for Halloween

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On a completely different Halloween note, these kids dressed up as fashion icons (see also: part two) are too adorable for words.

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18 Ways to Live Like An Actual Adult on the Budget of a Broke College Kid. Preach, Thought Catalog!

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In case you haven't seen it, the new Hunger Games trailer is awesome.

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I don't know what the actual rules are about defacing currency (so, um, don't try this at home) but "Tales You Lose" is nonetheless a cool/creative art project.

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Animals on the Underground will have you looking at subway maps in a whole new way...

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Woah! These are some seriously impressive carved pumpkins.

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If you're craving a Halloween movie to go with your candy corn, look no further than ONTD's awesome Halloween film recommendation list. Bookmarked!

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See also: The scariest TV episodes of all time. If you guys haven't seen "Blink", watch it immediately… while peeking through your fingers.

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Nostalgia alert! I remember almost all of these - do you?

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Quick + Easy No Heat Hairstyles, from Macbarbie07. Great ideas!

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And speaking of hairstyles, Juicystar07 has a super simple "fancy" high ponytail tutorial.

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How cute are these polka-dot painted pumpkins? Very.

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A few great guides to shopping for Breast Cancer Awareness month, via Harper's Bazaar (beauty), Bustle, and Harper's Bazaar (fashion). <3

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And um, speaking of BCA month, apparently laying your boobs on things is the latest way to raise awareness?

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This is probably pretty accurate for most of our generation.

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Love this two-toned lip tutorial from The Beauty Department.

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For YA fans: Flowchart - Which Young Adult Novel Should You Read?

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Oh no…. "Chinese Food" may be the next "Friday" - it was written by the same guy/company and is also super awkward, with the addition of being offensive as well!

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Also from Buzzfeed, things that belong in every bookworm's dream home. <3

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6 Classes You'll Wish You Took in College, from HackCollege.

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Is your city one of the 25 best cities for young people?

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Ooh, this quiz is tough: Apple variety or nail polish?

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10 Songs That Will Make You Feel Beautiful. Bookmark for bad days or anytime you need a boost.

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LOL at classical sculptures dressed as hipsters. This kinda made my morning.

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Oooh, this little piece of news will have you psyched for the next two Golden Globes! Cannot. Wait.

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No cats were harmed in the making of Brides Throwing Cats so don't worry! It's just amazing.

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Both adorable and seasonally-appropriate: A "scared by a cat" horror movie scene roundup

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Also cute: These Instagram doggies

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We're not even sure how to handle this much cuteness. (It's heart-meltingly adorable.)