Hautelinks: Week of 11/21/13

Avatar:
Zephyr - Editor in Chief
Author:
Publish date:
Social count:
4
Hautelinks - your weekly source for the best of the web

*

It's official: We could not possibly love Jennifer Lawrence any more if we tried. So much love for this video.

*

And in case you need more proof that J.Law > all other celebrities, here you go.

*

OMG, it's true: Kate Middleton is actually a Samantha doll come to life.

*

The 25 Friends You Make At College, from Buzzfeed.

*

Also from Buzzfeed: Every year of your twenties, ranked from worst to best. Twenty-and-ups, how accurate is this for you so far?

*

Admit it - we are all guilty of some of these: 25 Habits of Truly Lazy Twenty-somethings.

*

Aww, this is pretty great: Fierce Five fan uses illness to inspire McKayla Maroney costume.

*

As always, Oprah released her annual "Favorite Things" list, and while some of them are crazy expensive, it's always fun to read through them all.

*

And speaking of holidays, with Thanksgiving on the way, A Beautiful Mess has you covered with 40 amazing recipes to try!

*

For college students, power napping can be crucial -- find out how long to nap for the biggest brain benefits!

*

Warning: Slightly offensive language, but still a good message: Girls Who Read, via YouTube.

*

If you've got a paper coming up, our friends at HackCollege have 6 great writing apps to help you out with the process.

*

Who else is obsessed with plaid scarves this season? We're with you, Glitter Guide.

*

We love this tutorial for a crown braid you can do at your desk.

*

And speaking of hair, if you're growing out your bangs, ELLE has some fabulous hairstyles to rock in the meantime.

*

Ooh, we are so trying this gold-rimmed eye makeup tutorial for a holiday party.

*

Get your wallets ready: Urban Decay's Naked 3 has arrived and Keiko Lynn has tutorials using the new palette!

*

Super random but funny: My little sister's printer came up with an error message this week, so she looked up a YouTube video on how to fix it. This is the amazing video she found. (Be sure to watch the whole thing!)

*

It's the most-anticipated underwear event of the year: Stylelist takes you backstage at the 2013 Victoria's Secret Fashion Show.

*

Retro fashion fans, get excited: 19 Majestic Fashions That Deserve a Comeback. If it wouldn't make everyone on the subway train hate me, I'd be so down with the hoop skirt.

*

If you've seen Scatter My Ashes at Bergdorf's, this tumblr is golden.

*

Unconventional Ways to Wear a Scarf, from WhoWhatWear. We always love stuff like this.

*

Wow: "Selfie" is the word of the year. Thoughts on this, guys?

*

Aw, so sad: I'll Love You Forever, Blockbuster. As much as I love Netflix, I was still rooting for those guys to defy the odds. R.I.P.

*

I <3 Coffee explains what that saucer under your coffee cup is actually for. I'm way too clumsy to try this but it's cool to know!

*

If you're considering getting a hand, neck, finger or face tattoo, this article should be required reading before you do it.

*

Bustle has some tips for traveling in style this Thanksgiving.

*

In case you missed this, it was all over Facebook this week: Toddler naps with his 2-month-old puppy every day. I can hardly handle the cute!

*

And speaking of cute, how adorbs is this gift guide for cats and cat lovers?

*

And while we're talking cats, this is why some cats bark like dogs.

*

One more cat link because it's just one of those weeks: 10 Cats That Got Famous From Their Fur Markings. Catception!

*

Okay, fair warning, this video will probably make you cry but will hopefully also inspire you to live each day to the fullest. Powerful stuff.

*

This will also make you tear up: Man finds dog in rubble of Illinois tornado.

*

And finally, we're pretty sure this is the best island ever!