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We are firm believers that summer should last all year, but after hopes, wishes, and many steamy rain dances, autumn still shows up. In an attempt to hold onto those summery feelings all year long, we've scouted 14 beach totes you can pretty much carry during every season—not just this one. Whether it's an identity crisis or the gift of foresight, these bags confirm a Chicago gal's need for a cute, functional tote (even when it's not hauling towels and sunscreen). Shop online or at your favorite boutiques, and invest in a bag that will rack up some serious miles. At last, we've found one way to avoid the chore of packing away those summer staples. We hate goodbyes anyway.
Finding a unique Valentine's Day gift is difficult enough. But, it can be even worse when there's someone with a Y chromosome on the receiving end. While your undying love should be enough, you don't want to show up empty handed since he's most likely going to do something nice for you (unless he totally forgot, which read
A pair of cheapie date heels, the flats you only wear at the office: These are shoes that can afford to not be top quality. One place where flimsy won't fly is your winter boots. Those babies are the only thing standing between you and the dreaded condition known as "slushfoot," so anything that's not completely cozy, read