Hautelinks: Week of 5/2/13

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Although we don't usually cover sports here, this soccer video will melt your heart, whether you're a sports fan or not! Be sure to read the description before you watch.

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And not to go overboard on the sports content, but this piece, on NBA player Jason Collins, the first openly gay pro athlete in a major American team sport, is truly worth the read. We commend him for his inspiring bravery.

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Ryan Gosling: The Cure for Existential Dread?, from OKGorgeous. Agree/disagree?

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Nicole Richie has come out with her own AOL series called #CandidlyNicole. Check out her first video in which she embarks upon a tattoo removal journey. **Warning: This may not be suitable for all audiences due to Nicole's very "candid" humor.

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Yum! These lemonhead cookies look beyond delicious.

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One of our fave TV shows, Downton Abbey, is getting its own clothing and beauty line.

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Glamour profiles the 4 Amazing Girls Who Threw an Integrated Prom. Beyond the shocking fact that "segregated proms" are still a thing in the US, these fab ladies are an inspiration to us all!

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Also from Glamour, 3 Ways to Wear Pastel Colors Without Looking Saccharine Sweet. The third look = perfection.

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21 Mind-Blowing Facts That Will Put a Smile on Your Face. Aww!

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On a similar note, here are 21 Photos That Will Turn Your Heart to Goo. Just TRY to read this without going "eeeee!"

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Cute hairstyle of the right-now: Mini French Braid!

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These DIY gem pushpins would be perfect for any summer fashion inspiration board.

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All Lacquered Up shares her top 5 nail tips for flawless manicures - a few of these were new to me!

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For the financially savvy student, a closer look at credit cards, from Real Simple.

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Here Are the Backstage Demands of 15 Celebrities. Now, the real question: Which celeb's dressing room would you most want to hang out in, based only on what they'd have on hand? I think I'm going T. Swift, for the mac & cheese and Ben & Jerry's…

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7 New Skincare Ingredients to Get Excited About, from Hot Beauty Health.

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Fact: You can never have too many Mean Girls gifs.

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If you've received a bunch of wedding invites for the summer, The Glitter Guide has some cool wedding gift ideas for the bride and groom.

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The Beauty Department shows you how to make your own blushing bronzer - holy cute!

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25 Things I Am Still Learning at 25, from Thought Catalog.

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If you, like us, have at least one old crystal necklace from Forever 21 lying around, this DIY necklace makeover is a must-bookmark.

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In other DIY news, I Spy DIY just introduced us to graphic iron-on transfers, and now we're imagining a million ways to use them…

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One more cool DIY: Bodycon Tube Skirt with Basic Tee, via YouTube.

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Teen Vogue has all the deets on Essie's latest nail polish collection, and it's totally perfect for summer.

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These breakfast smoothie recipes are the ideal way to start your morning.

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25 Signs You're Addicted to Diet Coke, from Buzzfeed. I'm so guilty of this, although these days I'm more about the higher caffeine content of Diet Dew…

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From Thought Catalog, The 8 Kinds of Facebook Friends. Haha, this is so true.

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Thomas Lamadieu's 'Sky Art' Involves Whimsical Drawings in the Space Between Buildings. This is awesome!

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Okay, fair warning - you might get addicted to this. In case you haven't seen it (it was new to me!), this popular web series is a modernized Pride and Prejudice, specially designed to be super interactive (characters have their own Twitters, Tumblrs, etc.). Apparently this venture was so successful that they're starting another web series soon!

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27 Ways You Are Not Carrie Bradshaw. #lol

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With Cinco de Mayo coming up this Sunday, Brown Eyed Baker did a great roundup of 31 Cinco de Mayo Recipes to try.

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From HelloGiggles, 10 Stars We Totally Want to See on Broadway. Agree 100%!

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Refinery 29 shares the surprising way you may be damaging your skin. (Mouseover the link for the spoiler.) I'm definitely guilty of overdoing it on this…

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And finally… cute corgis are cuter with costumes. Awww!