20 Things I Wish I’d Known at 20, from Mighty Girl. Fantastic words of wisdom.
This is fascinating: How Our Brains Stop Us from Achieving Our Goals (and How to Fight Back), from one of our faves, Lifehacker.
Finally, “Sh*t Fashion Girls Say” is back! And the guest stars are pretty amazing…
Flavorwire shares the reading lists of your favorite fictional characters. These are so dead on.
We loved Kruzy’s tutorial on layering – her how-tos are always great, and the photos make it so easy to understand.
17 Ways Clueless Would Be Different if It Came Out Now, from Glamour. Travis would SO be in a lo-fi band! hahah
In case you missed it, the Teen Choice Awards were this past week, and all your favorite stars were out in their finest. FabSugar has a great roundup of all the best red carpet fashion from the event.
Aww, this is adorable and very creative: 15 Delightfully Geeky Wedding Invitations, from Mental Floss.
A little while back, we announced the Target + Neiman Marcus Holiday Collection, and now this YouTube video gives you a preview of all the amazingness to come!
Is there any hairstyle more classic than the ponytail? Harper’s Bazaar does a chronology of this iconic style.
Speaking of hair, do you how how to choose the right hair brush?
Wow, this is mind-boggling: Can you be fired for your style of makeup?
We were sad to hear about some of the troubles Wet Seal is having. Between firing their CEO, a federal discrimination lawsuit, and dipping sales, things look tough for the company. Here’s hoping they pull it together – they’re often among our fast-fashion faves.
We love these printable monogram templates, from For Chic Sake – such a cute (and simple) decor idea!
Love Maegan’s DIY rose gold heart and initial bracelet is adorable and so customizable!
We just discovered Duolingo, and it seems like a really cool concept. It’s a tool that lets you “learn a new language for free while helping to translate the web.”
The Beauty Department did a great dotted french manicure tutorial.
And speaking of beauty, we loved this pretty purple and champagne eye makeup tutorial, from Makeup Box.
One more: 50 Beauty Brands to Follow on Pinterest, from Racked.
Hmm, interesting take on Disney from Cracked: How Classic Disney Movies Made an Entire Generation Suck.
Also from Cracked, 5 Ways to Trick Your Body Into Being More Awesome. Caffeine naps? Brilliant.
If you love the Anthropologie look but cringe at their prices, you’ll like this DIY Anthro tassel necklace, from Suze Geeks Out.
Another great jewelry DIY: CC Skye-Inspired Two Tone Chain Bracelet, from Stripes + Sequins.
Teen Vogue did a great real-life dorm room tour, with a profile on a student in NYC. Love!
Also from Teen Vogue, some fantastic tips on fashion illustration from the masters, including some really big name artists. So great.
FabSugar shows you how to keep your white shirts safe with some fab stain-removing tips.
Shine proves that bows aren’t just for kids with a look at the bow fashion trend.
12 Must-Have iPhone Apps to Download Now, from our friends at Chictopia. Some of these were obvious (does anyone not have Instagram by now?), but there were a bunch that I had never heard of!
For all you Dark Knight Rises fans, Batman discussion points! (Spoilers!)
A Beautiful Mess discusses fashion mixology, creating 8 outfits from 8 pieces. Love it!
Lauren Conrad shares her favorite summer workouts on her blog.