Hautelinks: Week of 7/14/11

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On a budget but still need your Starbucks fix? Learn how to make a Starbucks Frappuccino for $0.32!

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The Frenemy says, Just Let Go. Love, love, love, love, love this.

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With the last Harry Potter movie coming out tomorrow, discover 10 Things You Probably Didn't Know About Harry Potter. I'm a pretty serious fan and a couple of these were new to me!

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We're obsessed with Emma Watson's blingy gold eye makeup, seen at the Harry Potter premiere.

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Emma Watson's Beauty Transformation is documented by InStyle. Prepare to feel OLD.

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Along those same lines, Fashionista has compiled all the looks from Emma Watson's final Harry Potter press tour for your viewing pleasure.

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And if you're a HP fan, you can celebrate the last movie by making a big pitcher of Butterbeer this weekend. Although the recipe ingredients sound gross, we still want to try it.

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Somewhat related: The 10 Coolest Witches in Pop Culture. Ah, Sabrina, how we've missed you.

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Map Envelope is an incredibly cute idea. Basically, it allows you to print emails with a Google Maps image of where you are, along with a personal message, so you can snail mail them to your friends while on vacation.

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Refinery 29 attempts the ultimate fashion challenge... making Tevas look stylish.

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It may be too late to make these for 4th of July, but this smores-on-a-stick recipe would be perfect for any summer get-together. Yum!

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How cool are these ombre nails?! Would be so fun for fall.

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A few of you commented on our hairstyle post saying that you wanted tips for growing out your hair. We did some searching, and The Beauty Department has an excellent post on how to grow out your locks.

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FabSugar has a great list of pretty, summer-perfect bras to wear under all your favorite warm-weather staples.

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What does your nail polish say about you? Bright yellow represent!

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Color your world with handmade watercolors. We love the idea of making your own art supplies!

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Along similar lines, this list of 50 all natural beauty products you can make yourself takes DIY to a whole new level.

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Even more DIY love: Contact Paper Chevron Walls would be a great way to dress up your room this fall! Just make sure to check with your landlord first...

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The Huffington Post asks... who has been your most important female friend? The responses are really touching.

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Along those same lines, 50 Things to Say Before You Die, from Lyvved, is heartwarming, not to mention sound advice.

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If you're like me and always leave your wet bathing suit in a plastic bag after you hit the beach, you need to read these tips for proper swimsuit care. (Hint: We're doing it wrong.)

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By now you've probably heard about this, but in case you haven't: Mila Kunis Accepts Marine Ball Invite. Wonder if this strategy would work on Joseph Gordon Levitt...

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Haha, this is great: 5 Style Lessons I Learned at the NKOTBSB Concert. But TBH, it just makes me yearn for an *NSYNC reunion even more...

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Hot Guys Reading Books is an amazing idea for a blog, and pretty self-explanatory.

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If you're looking to round out your summer reading list, Jaycee Dugard's memoir sounds like a haunting yet inspiring pick.

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CollegeCandy makes a great point about the overuse of expressions ending in "exic" to describe disordered behavior. Couldn't agree more with this.

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Kate Middleton brings back pantyhose. While Kate can definitely rock sheer stockings, even she couldn't get me to give this trend a try...

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Related: Is Kate Middleton the new Jackie O? I don't agree with this but it's an interesting comparison.

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Keiko Lynn shows you how to tie a simple head scarf - such a classic summer look.

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Top 10 Extravagant Luxuries of the Ultra Rich. Private submarines?! Too cool.

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Southern girls, you may appreciate this: The Rules Every Southern Lady Should Live By. It's a bit stereotypical, but if you don't take it too seriously, it's cute.. even if you're a northerner like me.

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Possibly NSFW due to partial nudity and language, but very funny: The Fragrance Industry's Bizarre Love Affair With Giant Bottles.

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This live mashup is so cool, and incorporates a bunch of classic favorite songs.

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Great tips for ladies with long-term boyfriends or girlfriends: 7 Ways to Keep Your Relationship Fresh.

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Also NSFW for obvious reasons: If you're interested in fashion marketing, this list of the most controversial ads in fashion history should be right up your alley.

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Haha, as a decently awkward person, I found this hilarious: How to Be an Awkward Female.

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Plain old tie-dying is so last season. Ice Dyeing is the newer, fancier way to do it.

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Ah, tampon ads... it's good to know that you've always been freaky. But really, have any of you ever seen a NON-awkward tampon ad?

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Disney fans, you'll like this: Drawn to Life is a blog that showcases cool cartoon concept art. It's interesting to see your favorite characters before they got their classic outfits. Thanks to CF reader Whitney for the link!