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Sure, that new dress in the window may cost more than your rent, but the amount of endorphins it releases each time you put it on, wear it out, or — hell — even think about it makes it totally worth it.
There's a difference about things you buy because you need them and the things you buy because you couldn't bear to imagine living without them. We asked our editors to dish on the items that bring them the most happiness (measured on a scale of 1-10) and weigh in on the amount of joy all of the other picks give 'em, too. Different strokes for different folks, for sure — but let us know which editor's picks made you grin the hardest.
We may be guilty of overly gushing about our fellow employees. But, there's one R29er who seriously deserves our woman-crushing. That would be Ashley Miles, our kick-ass executive VP of brand and sale partnerships. Not only does she have the shiniest of hair, an enviable vintage wardrobe, and an adorable family, she also read
Actress and singer Patina Miller is on quite a roll these days. The Tony-winning actress — she's starred in both Dreamgirls and Pippin — can currently be found on both the big and small screens in The Hunger Games: Mockingjay and the CBS political drama Madam Secretary. Her character, Daisy Grant, is the press read