Hautelinks: Week of 5/12/11

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Haha, BuzzFoto has a quick checklist to help you answer the pressing question: Am I Wearing Pants? For the record, I totally wear jeggings as pants, although I swear mine can pass for actual jeans.

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Aww, you will love High five for first kiss! Cutest. Video. Ever.

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Speaking of cuteness, if you haven't wasted hours watching kittencam.org yet, we highly suggest you get started. Even better, the kittens are up for adoption in CA!

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Can't make it to see the Met's new Alexander McQueen exhibit? Don't worry, The Cut has a video tour!

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We are totally obsessed with My Closet in Sketches. Clothes + illustrations + quirky commentary = blogging awesomeness.

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'Bridesmaids' Star Ellie Kemper Talks 'Opening the Doors' for Women in Comedy. I can't wait to see Bridesmaids - are you guys excited too?

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The HuffPost did an article on Twitter users' best advice for college grads. "Learn Mandarin" is probably my favorite little gem.

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Oh my god, What Your American Girl Doll Says About the Rest of Your Life is so true! I begged for a Samantha doll but my 'rents totally refused. And it's true, I am still resentful about it!

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Teen Vogue did a great list of fashionable graduation gifts for the lucky high schooler in your life.

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Also from Teen Vogue, an amazing contest to win a trip to Paris AND a tour of Coco Chanel's apartment!!

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Want some cat-eye sunglasses to rock this summer? The Frisky lists twelve pairs under $25!

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CollegeCandy asks.. is summer school a do or a don't?

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The Difference Between Good Advice and Bad Advice is an interesting look at what makes advice effective and why so many "advice" books fall short of providing anything truly helpful.

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Speaking of good advice, if you haven't seen the video Everybody's Free (To Wear Sunscreen), you need to watch it. It's an oldie but a goodie, and worth checking out, especially if you're on the eve of graduation.

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How to Write Good is a helpful guide to improving your writing that's almost too painful to read.

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If you're taking a trip soon, the Telegraph has 50 excellent packing tips - the ones at the beginning are UK and Europe-centric, but there are tons more tips that are applicable to everyone.

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Haha oh my god, Better Book Titles: Children's Book Edition is messed up but hilarious.

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If you love when fashion editorials feature "jump poses", you'll adore this gallery of jump-pose/dance photographs!

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Do you live in the most "hipster" US state?

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Possibly non-work-safe due to profanity: Carrie Bradshaw Math is a pretty funny (although not very detailed or realistic) breakdown of the SATC character's extravagant lifestyle and how there's no way she could have afforded it on her income. I like this, but I wish someone would re-do it with actual math. Any smart CF readers wanna volunteer?

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While we're on the subject of money, The College Student's Guide to Saving Money has TONS of important finance and budgeting tips. Bookmark this one!

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Related: Getting Freebies, Free Samples, and Free Magazines! Who doesn't love free stuff?

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Everyone knows that you need to protect your skin from the sun, but what about your hair? Fashionista shows you how to protect your tresses from the sun and chlorine this summer.

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Also from Fashionista, a feature on Voguepeida, AKA one of the greatest ideas ever.

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I absolutely loved Already Pretty's post, On Paleness. As a naturally pale girl, I know what she means (although I do love my self tanner in summer). The moral of the story: Love and appreciate your natural skin color, whatever it may be!

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This cute tutorial on how to make your own paper would be a perfect DIY project for graduation announcements, birthday cards, etc.!

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We heart this S/S 11 collection from Gary Bigeni - the colors are amazing.

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Want to switch up your nail polish routine? This newspaper lettering nail tutorial looks so cool and unique! It's definitely worth trying.

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Need more energy? Check out this post on the 10 Benefits of Power Napping and How to Do It.

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25 Everyday Things You Never Knew Had Names. This kinda blew my mind.

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Haha, Crushable helps you figure out whether you're the murderer on a crime show... just in case you weren't sure.