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What to own before you turn 30, according to Harper’s Bazaar.

22 best movies of 2014, according to Huffington Post. How many have you seen?

And while we’re on the subject of film, here are Harper Bazaar’s Oscar predictions.

… And while I’m still browsing Harper’s Bazaar, here is their 100 most stylish of 2014 list.

Ten beauty resolutions that will have you looking fab all year long. I really need to step up the #8.

6 daily habits for success.

12 under-$20 drugstore beauty buys.

9 easy ways to rewamp your wardrobe.

Hayley shares her photography kit.

Laura’s thoughts about blogging.

Shauna shares her office tour, and it’s lovely.

Carola’s blog, Vienna Wedekind, is a recent discovery for me, so the post sharing her favourite 2014 moments came very handy.

Louise shared her wardrobe want list for 2015. What I like about it is that it’s not just a list of items from shops, but more of a personal style guide for her. I think it’s a pretty smart way of compiling a wish list, and want to write mine like that.

Links #1.

victoria beckham

With my brother still home this week (he leaves today! aw), I haven’t been spending too much time surfin’ away the interwebs, as what free time I had on this expanded weekend, I wanted to spend with him before he leaves the country again. But here’s a handful of posts, articles, and videos that caught my attention this week.

If one of your New Year’s resolutions is to switch to a more natural skin care routine, then this Calendula Lotion recipe is just the thing you need.

The Benefits of a five-minute workout. No excuses!

5 things you don’t need to say sorry for.

9 ideas to let go of today to be happier at home next year. I really struggle with the third.

18 helpful diagrams to solve all your clothing woes. I quite enjoyed implementing the first one.

The morning routines of 12 women leaders.

68 mostly free ways to entertain yourself at home.

Like I said, short and sweet. To compensate, here are a few round-ups:

60 blogs you should be following.

Top 40 blog posts on Nubby Twiglet.

Best posts on Gala Darling.

Best posts on Vivianna Does Makeup.

A year in reading 2014 wrap-up.

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