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12 Etsy V-Day Presents That'll Make Anyone's Heart Smile

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    Have you checked your calendar recently? Surprise! Valentine’s Day is a mere two weeks away, which means your hunt for the perfect gift to woo your S.O. (or BFF, mom, or self, for that matter) needs to start, like, yesterday. Because giving that generic box of chocolates just isn’t going to do if you want your relationship to last until February 15. You need something that’s equal parts meaningful and one-of-a-kind.

    And, fortunately for us, if you’re not an expert in the arts-and-crafts department (this editor was the opposite of proficient at grade-school finger-painting), Etsy is brimming with those thoughtful gifts from artisans, jewelry makers, and more that all have that super-special, handmade feeling. Click through to shop 12 of our favorites that you’re bound to love just as much as your other half will.

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A new school year means a new wardrobe, right? And, now that class is back in session here in NYC, we hit the campus streets of the city's biggest schools — NYU and Columbia — in search of the most fashionable college students in Manhattan. What we found were two totally different aesthetics: Those downtown dwellers read