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Coffee table books can speak volumes about your travels and sophistication (don't be modest). However, curating a perfect collection of page-turners can be as crucial as creating a proper spring wardrobe. Take a cue from our list, and create a cover spread that others will not only want to flip through but flip out over, too — especially because these finds all ring in under $100.
With topics ranging from lust-worthy cakes to modular prefab homes, memoirs by Jay Z to Yayoi Kusama's take on Wonderland (yep, with Alice), these gorgeous hardcovers are not only easy on the eye, but also substantial enough to satiate all bookworms in the mix. As April showers dutifully impend, take any opportunity indoors to crack open a few of these coffee table books, or at the very least, use them as makeshift tea coasters.
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Conventional beauty advice has been pretty much the same for decades: Cleanse your face with something foamy, wash your hair with something sudsy, moisturize with something thick, scrub with a vengeance, occasionally use a clay mask, and paint your face with artificial colors. Ah, but the rules have changed, and some read