Hautelinks: Week of 2/9/12

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We love the idea of A Pair + A Spare's lace-lined mini skirt for Spring. Also love the idea of switching out the liner for versatility! So cool.

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Another cute DIY: FabSugar shows you how to make your own striped clutch for a night out.

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One more: DIY Braided Headband, from P.S. I Made This - would be so fun to do in your school's colors!

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Eye candy alert: In case you missed it on TV this past week, you REALLY need to check out the David Beckham Bodywear for H&M Super Bowl Ad; it's perhaps our favorite Super Bowl spot of all time. P.S. You're welcome.

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Kim of Eat Sleep Wear shared her beauty routine in detail. Always love when bloggers do this!

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Thoughts on Thrifting, from Elegant Musings. So many good tips here.

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Need some choice words to get you through your day? Everything's Right is a collection of inspirational quotes written on gorgeous photos.

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ELLE did a great list of good mood foods to eat for every situation from stressful to happy!

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Scientists have discovered the most relaxing tune ever. Try it out before your next exam (or the night before so you can get some sleep)!

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Whether you're attached or not, don't exclude your friends from the Valentine's Day love! TresSugar did a great list of sweet Valentine's Day gifts for your single friends.

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And no matter who you're spending the holiday with, why not try these fantastic V-Day themed desserts?

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One more V-Day post: 11 Funny Valentine's Day Jokes. Oh, these are cheesy.

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An interesting and more news-y article about the issues surrounding modeling right now: Coco Rocha, Doutzen Kroes Talk Models' Rights.

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This interactive online game is a great throwback for anyone who played with Tangrams as a kid.

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Though it made him famous, Christian Siriano hardly ever uses the word "fierce" anymore.

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Feel like your purse has been more like a bag of rocks lately? Here are some easy ways to lighten your load.

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Spring Break is rapidly approaching, and what better way to get in the spirit than with some fab mix & match bikinis?

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Also from R29, Scientific Proof That Bad Hair Days Are Bad for Your Heath. Yikes!

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And speaking of hair, The Gloss has a great retro pin curls hairstyle tutorial.

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File this under "shaking our heads": Couple Buys Out Entire Jason Wu for Target Stock in Miami. I get that they're technically allowed to do this, but it's stuff like this that ruins designer collabs for everyone.

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Have you tried any of 2012's new nail art trends?

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Karl Lagerfeld on Adele, the Greek crisis, and M.I.A.'s middle finger. Oh, Karl, you're not winning any fans with this stuff.

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We agree with Fashionista; this is "one of the coolest and most original fashion films we've seen in a long time."

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If you're a Downton Abbey fan, xoJane has a list of more British class dramas that might be right up your alley.

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Brad Goreski Creates a Colorful World for Target. Obsessed with that neon satchel and trench!

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Two unique/cool/inspiring/totally unrelated art projects: Sandwiches as Art and Cecelia Camouflaged.

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Andd two great cookie recipes from Cupcakes & Cashmere: Brownie Burgers and Conversation Heart Cookies.

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If you're a Lady GaGa fan, you'll probably be excited for the new social networking site she has in the works!

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Stylish pink Valentine's Day dresses from one of our fave shopping sites, ModCloth! Want all of these...

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While you may have spring fashion on your mind right now, believe it or not, it's the best time of year to buy a winter coat, as well as some other seriously-discounted seasonal items. Planning ahead pays, people!