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Pulling together a great hairstyle is an easy, fun way to show off your own personal beauty prowess. But once that rockin' 'do meets a breezy Chicago fall, let's just say things can get a little hairy. After all the time, energy, and YouTube tutorials you use on your hair, you're going to want something that provides more hold than comes out of a spray bottle. We've snagged 14 windproof hair accessories that not only hold your hair in place against the wind, but become a stylish part of your look. Some even pull double-duty, protecting your ears from those first frosty gusts. If you don't want to arrive at your next appointment/meeting/date looking like cotton candy, we suggest you click through. You know there has to be a solution somewhere between heading outside with zero protection (scary!), and wearing an actual helmet. Well, we've found that happy medium, and we've got this on lock (down!).
There are two types of people on Black Friday: the ones who revel in facing down sales-hungry crowds and those who like to curl up on the couch with a hot cider and their laptop. Well, no offense to any thrill seekers out there, but when it comes to this shopping holiday, the latter seems the better option to us — read
Holiday shopping can cause a boatload of stress. There are a lot of bases to cover and only a few weeks to get down to business. So, if you're stumped on what to buy the techie in your life (you know, the person who always needs to have the latest and greatest gadgets on the market), we feel you. They can be tough to read