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Obsessed: Clarisonic Deep Cleaning Pore Brush

I had heard friends rave about the Clarisonic Skin Cleansing systems, but I tend to be very skeptical when it comes to beauty tools. Then a few weeks ago Clarisonic came out with a brush head that works to give an even deeper clean; and now I’m hooked. If you like scrubs, this little gadget will be life changing. To […]

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My Essential Kitchen Tools

On a recent trip to the kitchenware store, I was amazed by the variety of gadgets available to cooks today.  It seems as if there is a tool for every culinary task—miniature, inch-high box graters for single cloves of garlic, flexible silicone bowls that float in water for poaching eggs, serrated plastic knives for chopping lettuce, slicers specifically for hard-boiled […]

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Trina Turk Indoor/Outdoor Fabrics For Schumacher

I just love fashion designer Trina Turk’s second collection of indoor/outdoor fabrics for Schumacher. Her love of color, vintage clothing, mid century modern style and poolside chic is so evident in this gorgeous collection. Her outdoor collection is of woven fabrics dyed with a special solution for acrylic yarns to keep them from fading and are highly durable. I love […]

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Friday Find: Built NY Laptop Bags + Exclusive 25% Discount

We know (and love) Built NY for their vibrant neoprene bags and now we can love them even more, because they are offering Y-O-U (the fabulous Real Simple readers) an exclusive 25% discount off on all of their amazing laptop bags until July 31st! Simply enter the code REAL25 at checkout. The bags are perfect year-round, but I especially love […]

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I’ve Got FitFlop Fever!

I know you’ve probably already heard of FitFlop and you most likely have a pair (or two), so my excitement may seem a little tardy to you… BUT, I have been a FitFlop fan for several years now and my renewed excitement is thanks to their amazing new designs! It’s incredible how far these simple toning sandals have come! You […]

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A Simple Photo Holder

If you like having photos in your home, but don’t like dealing with getting them framed, or if you like switching our your snapshots, these adorable Snapshot Dots from Photojojo are perfect for you. See how cute they look holding a photo on a bookcase? And they are simple to use: Just squeeze And insert your photo Buy a set […]

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Save 25% on Built NY Laptop Bags!

Need a really good reason to lug your laptop on a long weekend away? We think we’ve spotted one: This soft, stretchy neoprene carry-on that protects your laptop and still has room for in-flight entertainment (books, snacks). Even when fully loaded, it won’t dig into your shoulder. Go to builtny.com and enter the code REAL25 at checkout to score 25% […]

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“The $98 Bill” Designer Swimsuit by Norma Kamali

Finding an affordable high-quality swimsuit can be just as hard as finding a flattering one! But I think I may have found the double whammy we have all been searching for. Feast your eyes on “The $98 Bill” suit by Norma Kamali… This retro style nylon-and-Lycra suit (doesn’t it remind you of something Joan would wear on “Mad Men”?) boosts […]

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Save 20% on a Designer Outdoor Party Essential!

Outdoor party season has begin. Finally. Whether you’re hosting a bash for 20 or hanging by the pool solo, it’s important to keep the drinks chilled. Get 20% off this ice bucket, which is a collaboration between designer, Trina Turk, and Alice Supply Co.

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