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    33 Things You Don't Need But Will Definitely Buy Anyway

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    1. A pair of pearly earrings sporting some adorable little cat ears.

    Meow that's what I call accessorizing.

    Get them from Amazon for $15.50.

    2. A transparent sticker reminding you that everything is (or will be) A-OK.

    Get it from Anna Dorfman on Society6 for $2.99+ (available in four sizes and two background colors).

    3. A faux collar tipped with little embroidered hummingbirds that will make your heart soar.

    Promising review: "I don't usually write reviews, but this product exceeded my expectations and I am extremely pleased. The collar itself is a bit sheer and the hummingbirds are surprisingly detailed." —Amazon Customer

    Get it from Amazon for $12.99. See BuzzFeed's full review here.

    4. A pair of Ring Pop earrings that, sadly, you can't eat.

    You don't want something sticky next to your hair anyway.

    Get it from Yippy Whippy for $35.

    5. A tube of glittery lip balm for fulfilling your dreams of becoming a space princess.

    Get it from Winky Lux for $14.

    6. A satin sleep mask to wear when you want to get your beauty sleep UNDISTURBED, thank you.

    Get it in black from Sugarbones for $18.75 CAD (~$14.74 USD)

    7. An inappropriate mug for people who lean on profanity to get through the time between waking up and when the coffee kicks in.

    Get it from Amazon for $13.25.

    8. A Furby keychain because the '90s are back and nothing is safe from a comeback.

    Get it from imyourpresent on Etsy for $12 (available in pin or keychain form).

    9. An LED party tray for serving drinks in the most extra way possible.

    Your guests will really *light up* when they see this.

    Get it from Jet for $26.88.

    10. An adorable lime humidifier that combines function with squeal-level cuteness.

    This USB-powered humidifier is small enough to carry with you, but large enough to hold six ounces of water. It automatically shut off after four hours of use and even lights up.

    Promising review: "I got this mini-humidifier three days ago and put it in my office. It works great! It sprays a lot of mist and has immensely helped my breathing at work. It's a very good design, it's easy to fill, and it's almost silent. It will not disturb your work." —Jared knight

    Get it from Amazon for $11.99.

    11. Buzzfeed's Social Sabotage to play with your media-obsessed friends.

    Think your digital life is too meticulously created? Want to blow the whole thing up? This card game dares you to push the envelope and even *gasp* hurt your online brand. To play, you pick one "where" card and one "what" card, which together make a dare. You may end up texting your grandma something weird, but it'll all be worth it when you win.

    Available for $24.97. Learn more at BuzzFeed's Social Sabotage website.

    PSST...We make money when you buy this!

    12. A teeny-tiny ramen keychain that'll make your mouth water.

    Each order gets you one randomly selected bowl.

    Get it from Amazon for $2.29.

    13. A happy little bread plate to... put your bread on.

    Get it from Charlotte Mei on Tictail for $46.

    14. A Pac-Man silicone mold that will really level up your drinking experience.

    Get it from Amazon for $9.99 or Jet for $9.91.

    15. An organized notebook that holds your hand and guides you through meal prep each week.

    SUNDAY: Pizza

    MONDAY: Pizza

    TUESDAY: Taco Night

    WEDNESDAY: Pizza

    THURSDAY: Pizza

    FRIDAY: Pizza

    SATURDAY: Pizza

    Get it from Amazon for $8.24 or Walmart in yellow for $7.

    16. A pair of Stars Wars-inspired salt and pepper shakers you should use sparingly, because it'll inevitably lead to a ton of lightsaber duels over the last biscuit.

    Promising review: "THESE ARE AWESOME! I bought these as a Valentine's Day gift and he loves them! We have been using them for a few months and they still work perfectly." —h

    Get them from Amazon for $39.99.

    17. A set of fruity coasters guests will be happy to set their drinks on —no reminders needed.

    Promising review: "I received all my fruit slice coasters in perfect condition. I think they're very nice and I'm glad they grip on my glass table. I just hope they last awhile before I need to buy more. I highly recommend these lovely coasters." —Julie Reads Books

    Get six (random patterns) from Amazon for $2.22.

    18. A solar system bracelet that will make you starry-eyed.

    Get it from Apollo Box for $18.99+ (available with a single planet or the whole solar system in gold or silver).

    19. A pack of succulent drink markers so everyone can keep track of their cups.

    Hannah Andersen Photo

    Get six from Nod for $5.99 or Amazon for $10.95.

    20. A generous bunny container that lets you grab a piece of its tail whenever you need a cotton ball.

    Just place your cotton balls inside and the dispenser will pop them out one by one.

    Promising review: "I love it — it's functional and cute! I put cotton balls in it and they come out as looking like a rabbit tail. It's adorable for my guest bathroom." —Shep

    Get it from Amazon for $10.99.

    21. A super small tin with a whole game inside to whip out when there's a lull in conversation.

    This simple game is best for two to four players. Each player gets four cards to start that are used to build out a grid with lines made up of either the same color, shape, and number, or all different.

    Promising review: "This is a fun game. It's like a cross between Scrabble and geometry. It took a while to get the hang of it, but it's fun. A thinking game for people who don't do trivia." —Nipp Mama

    Get it from Amazon for $8.11.

    22. An ace of spades card bottle opener for people who like to mix vices.

    Promising review: "This card is made of thick steel: It's not going to bend or break unless you are trying to bend or break it. It also opens bottles better than any bottle opener I've ever owned. This is a small thing, granted — because prying off bottle caps isn't rocket science — but by making you press down on one side and roll the other side up, it does actually make plucking the bottle cap off incredibly easy, and if you like to collect them, they won't be deformed." —J. Brunner

    Get it from Amazon for $1.53.

    23. A blind bag with one Harry Potter figurine inside for a tiny, magical surprise.,

    The Funko minis even come with a little companion.

    Get a keychain for $2.99 or a Funko mini for $6.99 (from Amazon).

    24. A set of YAY straws for getting really pumped about whatever you're drinking.

    Get it from Paper Source for $8.95.

    25. A Peter Pan earring that'll fly up the side of your ear.

    The ear climber is cut by hand from brass.

    Get it from TempestSociety on Etsy for $40.

    26. A set of marble balloons for making your party the most aesthetically pleasing event in town.

    Get an eight-pack from Urban Outfitters for $12 (available in two colors).

    27. A charming ceramic bowl with an animal-topped lid and matching utensils.

    The bowls are microwave, oven, and dishwasher safe.

    Get it from Apollo Box for $32.98+ (available in three animals with fork, or fork and spoon).

    28. A string of watermelon lights for a sweet addition to your home.

    Get it from Typo for $19.99.

    29. A name tag patch to wear when you want people to cut you a break.

    Get it from RetrogradeSupply on Etsy for $6.

    30. A dog baseball hat so you and Fido can match.,

    Promising review: "I have a Chinese crested and she is between a S and M. I ordered the M floral version. My dog never wore a hat before and she adjusted very easily to wearing this one. There's a strap that goes under your dog's chin to keep the hat in place. The hat is very cute and keeps the sun out of your dogs eyes. What more could you ask for?" —Chris Noll

    Get it from Amazon for $7.99 (available in sizes S–L and 17 colors).

    31. A pack of eggcellent stress toys you can squeeze the yolk out of when you're having a bad day.

    Promising review: "These egg splat balls feel disgusting. But that's just my opinion and that really doesn't count when the kids absolutely love them. It's like a ball of gel with an eye in it, but it's really an egg with yolk. The kids love them so I love them too." —Shawn Larson

    Get a carton of four from Amazon for $13.99.

    32. A three-pack of beautiful zippered bags so you'll actually be excited about packing.

    Get them from Baggu for $32 (available in four patterns).

    33. A tin of fruit pigmented lip butter to get you through the colder months with your lips intact.

    The balm is made with avocado, shea, and cocoa butters for a luxuriously smooth feel.

    Get it from 100% Pure for $15 (available in three flavors).

    Looking for the perfect gift for any occasion? Check out all of BuzzFeed’s gift guides here!

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