1. SUGAR PINE BEAUTY We couldn't believe our eyes when we happened upon Sugar Pine Beauty, a virtual treasure trove of loot for the beauty obsessed. Along with the cult favorites we've all come to know and love, imports abound on this chic site from Marvis toothpaste & Floralia olive oil soap to Aussie favorite Star & Rose bath and shower gels. We'd never forgive ourselves if we didn't mention their impressive collection of housewares too, including colorful tray sets, miniature animal print suitcases and the cutest little rainbow vases for just $5 apiece. Beauty certainly is in the eye of the beholder and we're beholden!
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2. ROBYN RHODES Spring isn’t the only good thing coming to town these days. Robyn Rhodes' unique designs which include her signature lariats and stellar earrings, already popular with celebs like glamazon Penelope Cruz, lend a fun and sophisticated look to any dressed up or dressed down ensemble. Want to customize that cocktail ring to your specifications? No problem. The ever-accommodating designer will switch it up with a smile to meet your oh-so-specific fashion requirements. And with affordable prices galore, you’re sure to get more bling for your buck!
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3. PAMPERED TOT Moms sure are a busy lot. They hardly have time to wash their hair let alone shop for toys and clothes for their wee ones. Thankfully Pampered Tot has compiled a swell collection of the finest goods from around the globe from maternity through the early years. Lines like Icky and Flora & Henri as well as custom crib sets from Amy Coe are aplenty on this one-stop site. Plus, take advantage of great features like their baby checklist and birthday reminders. And don't miss the current winter sale and new spring items arriving daily. Maybe their next website will be called Pampered Adult. Hey, a girl can dream, can't she?
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4. IHOTTO We’re definitely girls who appreciate comfort food, but that doesn’t mean we want to wear it. Until now, that is. iHotto’s cupcake tees and ice cream earrings truly look good enough to eat. Like a little spice with your sugar? Indulge in a Make-Out Session kit complete with Big Red gum. But it's iHotto’s signature tee collection that really takes the cake. With fun phrases we can all relate to like “Ban the Scrunchie” and “Always Stylin',” iHotto’s just our taste.
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