Hautelinks: Week of 7/15/10

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Just like last week, we've got another epically long Hautelinks list for you this week. There was so much great stuff out there this week, so you know we had to link it all up! However, we'd like to apologize in advance to your boss for how little you're going to get done as a result of this massive list. Our bad.

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We're pretty obsessed with the Louis Vuitton FW 2010/11 ad campaign, featuring three generations of super models!

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My Organizational Wishlist, from Already Pretty, is pretty much eye candy for any Virgo or otherwise neat person with a closet full of clothes. I'm seriously considering buying the entire list.

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Geek Sugar shows us a bunch of good reasons NOT to stash your laptop in the trunk on those summer roadtrips!

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If you're already a fan of Alexa Chung's cute, quirky style, you will LOVE this preview of her forthcoming collection, courtesy of Lucky Mag!

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Under the Chanel Shopping Spell is pretty much the best thing ever. Amazing models, all covered in Chanel, surrounded by Chanel... in a video about Chanel. Yes, please!

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In case you haven't heard, Courtney Love (yes, that Courtney Love) has started a fashion blog, and Fashionista has already come up with 5 reasons they can't stand it.

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Also from Fashionista, Fierce, Style Icon, Chic... and Other Fashion Words We're Sick Of. Ironically, I think the worst one is "fashionista." Actually, make that anything with an "ista" at the end. Cringe.

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French Phrases that Have No English Equivalent. As a bit of a francophile, I frankly (ha) love this.

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Really?! "Anything over size 10 is 'plus size'," says Forever 21.

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This had me cracking up: Rachel Zoe Battles the Zoeinator!

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SO cool: a "marble nails" tutorial that will make your tips look totally unique. Definitely gonna try it out this weekend!

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A new test can supposedly predict whether or not your relationship will last. So weird!

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Could you be addicted to Facebook? According to a new study, it's pretty common.

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Good tips for those of you in summer classes or working crazy hours this summer: How to Avoid Burning Out, from TresSugar.

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LipSmackers + Vitamin Water = a new beauty collaboration. Sounds good!

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Tired of blow drying your hair every morning? Get gorgeous as soon as you step out of the shower (or ocean) with Allure's 3 cute ways to style wet hair.

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Everyone's favorite blogging prodigy, Tavi, wrote an open letter to Seventeen Magazine about their stance on body image and appearances that's frankly awesome. While we love Seventeen, it's hard not to be Team Tavi on this one.

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Vaseline's new skin-lightening Indian Facebook application is causing a public outrage, and is prompting lots of interesting discussion about ridiculous "beauty" standards, and how cosmetics companies are profiting. The comments section of the post linked is worth reading, as well.

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Bet my 'rents are psyched this didn't exist when I was young: Bill My Parents is a new service that makes it super easy for kids to shop online. Am I right in thinking nothing good can come of this?

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The Nike (RED) Tied Together Video is so cool: it's a 120 hour relay race in NYC, London, Milan, Berlin, and Paris to raise awareness about Nike's partnership with (RED) to fight HIV and AIDS.

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In other news, John Mayer's video mocking Lebron James' announcement that he's playing for Miami is hilarious.

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The Hills may be over (admit it, you'll miss it!), but NY Mag helps us reminisce with a hilarious look back at all our favorite characters, as well as predictions for where they'll end up in the future!

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Hills-related: the show's comic relief, Lo Bosworth, just launched her own super-cute lifestyle bog, The Lo Down, where she dishes advice on everything from boys to beauty, and even talks about her experiences on the show! It's surprisingly well-written and insightful. Go, Lo!

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French department store Galeries Lafayette is aiming to hold a Guiness World Record-breaking catwalk show. C'est magnifique!

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Having a tough time sorting through all the new beauty products this season? WhoWhatWear has your cheat sheet.

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TopShop's Autumn Winter '10 Shoot video is getting me SO excited for fall fashion! Topshop kills it, as always.

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Money Magazine lists The US' Best Places to Live 2010. Did your city make the cut?

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Preparing for College: Tech Essentials for Your First Year, from Lifehacker, is a helpful list for both incoming freshman and seasoned upperclassmen that isn't overly tech lingo-y.

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Got tickets to a music festival? Elle will show you what to do with your hair.

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Au coin de ma rue is a great little street style blog we just discovered featuring looks from Europe - it's mostly Dutch, but there are also some shots from Belgium, France, and other countries as well!

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I heart the love story between Coco Chanel and the Duke of Westminster. Who knew?

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So cute! Couture Week's hottest accessory is practical, adorable, AND costs $3 or less.

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BeautyBloggingJunkie reviews the ubiquitous J Brand Houlihan Skinny Cargos, and tells you where to snag a pair.

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HotBeautyHealth shows you how to fix a smudged nail in seconds.

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Fabsugar gives us 15 "surf-tastic" pieces to help you ride the waves this summer.

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When it comes to style, are you a good girl or a bad girl? Refinery29 will help you decide.

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Hair Hats is a unique project by Japanese artist Nagi Noda, which went on to inspire one of Lady Gaga's crazy "Elephant Hair." It's always fun to see where public figures like Gaga get their inspiration from.

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Kinsey Michaels makes a $16 dress look like it cost a whole lot more!

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Emma Roberts' hairstylist gives us tips on how to achieve her gorgeous looks. Very cute!

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The History of Chanel No. 5 chronicles the lifetime of the world's most iconic perfume.

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Finally, just a heads up. If you're a tech and fashion fan... you should follow @thetonywang on Twitter. He's working with Google on a new fashion initiative that's super exciting and game-changing. I can't tell you guys much more than that yet, but more details are on the way.... get excited!