Merry Christmas to all of our readers! It’s a slightly shorter Hautelinks this week for the holiday. We hope you’re having a blast celebrating and enjoying your winter breaks! xo
Quiz time! Which Christmas dessert are you?
And another quiz! Which 2014 Movie Are You? I got GOTG – so happy!
If you, like me, are obsessed with Serial, SNL’s spoof of the podcast will have you LOLing. “Wait, it’s pronounced Mail Himp?”
Refinery 29 lists the best new stores that opened in 2014.
Ooh, who doesn’t want to look like holiday Barbie? xoVain, you’re our fave.
Speaking of stores, uh oh.. it looks like Wet Seal could be in trouble.
Omg, awesome: If Home Alone was a horror film.
The Gloss has some cute and affordable party bags under $50.
Umm, whaat? Candy cane eyeliner is a super cool idea for the daring.
Also from HelloGiggles, the weirdest things people bought this year. And you thought your impulse purchases were questionable…
For TV fans, the EW lists the sweetest moments of all our favorite ships.
Redefining what we think of as “sexy”, this awesome woman calls her rarely seen body type “the model of the future”. Go, girl!
While we’re still on the fence about pageants in general, it’s cool that Miss World made theirs slightly less sexist. Baby steps?
Aaah! Minions Christmas Song!
Prepare to feel super old: This is what the Teletubbies sun baby looks like now.
Buzzfeed breaks down the 18 most important beauty trends of the year. Which was your fave?
For bakers, the chemistry of cookies via TED.
Be still my heart: 81 Vegetarian Taco Recipes for Taco Tuesday.
Speaking of yummy, this gingerbread hot chocolate looks BEYOND.
See also: Nutella hot chocolate !!
Web design fans, you will love What colour is it?
Hahaha, omg: Watch tipsy couples try to build gingerbread houses.
Now that finals are over, this is less relevant but still worth watching: Easy trick to stop procrastinating RIGHT NOW, via Refinery 29.
I really loved this post on creativity from Jenny Purr.
Ooh, it’s time to buy your 2015 calendars! Centsational girl has some awesome picks from Etsy you’ll want to scoop up.
Speaking of 2015, here are some tips on setting realistic goals for the new year or anytime.
Kendi Everyday has a nice New Year’s Eve outfit guide.
Obama made an awesome move this week by calling on only women at a press conference.
Whaaaa? This is crazy and cool: This Photographer Transforms His Dog Into Different Animals Every Holiday Season.
The list you’ve all been waiting for: the 40 most important corgis of 2014.
And finally, the best way to decorate a tree: with bears!!!