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    23 Adorable And Useful Products That People Actually Swear By

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    1. An adorable ice cube tray that'll make dachshund-shaped cubes and *pawsome* drinks for your guests!


    Promising review: "Being from Germany, I would say I am an expert on dachshunds. As a dachshund expert this is a must-have to be taken seriously. They look just like my dachshunds did. Buy it, you won't regret it." —Bear93

    Get it from Amazon for $6.99.

    2. A set of two super cute (and soft!) makeup brushes featuring cat prints for you to fawn over.


    Promising review: "Oh, how much I adore these little cat paw makeup brushes! They're so freakin' adorable and soft. They feel so nice against the skin, I love their cute size and pink color ⁠— everything about them! Soft little cat paws dusting your face with powder instead of kitty litter! What's not to love?" ⁠—Ms. Reevu

    Get them from Amazon for $9.99.

    3. A set of ten reusable silicone straws so you can cut back on your personal waste and make your drinks even more colorful!


    Promising review: "I was kind of shocked at how high quality these straws are! They come in a neat little baggie that you can store them in, and they come with a straw cleaner as well! I don't usually leave reviews on products (even if I really like them), but they donate 100% of the proceeds of your order to OCEANA if you leave a review, and that's a HUGE plus for me." ⁠—Amazon Customer

    Get them from Amazon for $8.95.

    4. A five-pack of handy magnetic cable clips you can use as bookmarks, fridge magnets, and to tie up pesky wires.


    Promising review: "These little cable tie/bookmarks are very convenient, and very easy to use. They are made of rubber, so they do stretch a bit. The magnet is good even with a stack of pages in between. For the earbud cord, you just wrap them around the cord, and the magnet does the rest." ⁠—Jax

    Get them from Amazon for $7.99.

    5. A keyboard cleaning gel that is by far the most fun way to get grime and dog hair off of your work computer once and for all!


    Promising review: "I was skeptical at first, and was afraid that my keyboard would be all gummed up with yellow slime! But, the opposite happened: It made my keyboard as good as new. I got all those dog hairs between the keys! And, there was no lingering smell on my keyboard or hands. It's kind of fun to play with, too." —Billy

    Get it from Amazon for $7.99.

    6. A "did you feed the dog" reminder to make feeding the fur babies as simple as it should be. You can stick this handy friend on your wall or it will stay on your fridge as a magnet!

    Promising review: "Awesome product! There are four of us that were working together to feed the dogs. It simplified everything because I no longer have to text to see if anyone had fed them every morning. Now I just to see if it's green and if not, I feed them and indicate it. We all love it so much!" —Toni Deegan

    Get it from Amazon for $9.94.

    7. A nifty chapstick holder so you don't have to search and scour the bottom of your bag every time you need to moisturize your lips.


    Promising review: "Life saver. Hooks into work badge. Just yesterday, I actually used the entire lip balm before losing or washing it, lol. (First time ever)." —Mary

    Get a five-pack from Amazon for $8.29 (available in seven color combos).

    8. A toothbrush/razor holder ready to stick to your wall and brighten up any bathroom.,

    Promising review: "I was not sure this would stick to my shower wall, but it sticks great! It is very cute and perfect for holding my razor and keeping it away from the spray of the shower." ⁠—C. Schultheis

    Get it from Amazon for $14.99.

    9. A magical rainbow light for anyone who wants to set up some delightful decor in their child's room or your own, because who doesn't need an instant rainbow in their life?


    Promising review: "I gave this to my 14-year-old niece for Christmas and she said she loves it and it looks great! She highly recommends it." ⁠—dc

    Get it from Target for $13.49.

    10. A kiwi-themed slime to ensure you have something to squeeze and squish when you are feeling stressed and overwhelmed. It's so cute, I neeeed it!


    Promising review: "Omg I love this sooo much. The slime smelt amazing and the extras were awesome! Definitely purchasing from her again!!" ⁠—Sophie

    Get it from Becca D Creations for $4.99+ (available in three sizes).

    11. An expandable file folder that's actually adorable? Just picturing how neat all my papers would look tucked away in these makes me want to de-clutter my desk.


    Promising review: "I absolutely love this! I've always been the type of person to have a different folder for each subject in school, and to buy new folders every semester because they accumulate wear and tear by the end of the term. But it became too annoying to have to switch out notebooks and folders every day depending on what classes I had. It also increased the likelihood that I'd forget a folder for a particular class, so I gave this a try. After four months of continuous use, it's held up really well! It holds everything that I need and it is always by my side. It actually still looks somewhat new. I got compliments on it because it's cute and a great organizational tool." —KaleSensei

    Get it from Amazon for $8.99 (available in eight colors).

    12. A cactus reed diffuser who is here to make your bedroom feel more green and smell wonderful! Just slip the reed fragrance into your cute container and in 2-3 days, it will fully absorb (and diffuse) the scent.


    Promising review: "This is literally heaven in a diffuser. I have it on my desk at work and once the scent fully absorbed into the clay cactus, it put off the most amazing smell. Not too strong and pungent but very light and sweet and floral. And above all else, it’s cute as hell! Love it and will probably be getting more soon!" —Siearra

    Get it from Amazon for $29 (available in three styles).

    13. A squishy and fun tangle-free earbud system so you can jog outside and listen to music without the chaos of tangled wires.,

    Promising review: "If you are looking for a clean, easy-to-find in your bag earbud case that keeps earbuds neatly packed away from all the potentially nasty, unclean junk in your backpack/purse/pockets, and keeps the cords in place, then this case reigns supreme! I personally like how the cases come in bright colors to make it easier to find." —Cherlindrea

    Get it from Amazon for $9.95 (available in seven colors).

    14. A little doggy doorstop who shall hold the door open in the most adorable way possible and put a smile on your face.,

    Promising review: "I bought this dog door stopper for my 18-year-old granddaughter that just started college. She wanted a door stopper so she can keep her door open at times, and it’s a heavy door. This worked perfectly and she loves him. She calls him Lil' Ernie." —D. Jones

    Get it from Amazon for $8.98+ (available in four styles).

    15. A flat-shaped water bottle designed to slip into your purse/bag with ease, plus it comes with a cute carrying case, and it's dishwasher-safe!

    This 22-ounce bottle is made of BPA-free plastic.

    Promising review: "Great little guy to have in your water bottle arsenal! It's lightweight with a nice grippy side. My favorite part is the size. While it doesn't fit in traditional water bottle sleeves on the side of a backpack, the shorter, slimmer design makes it perfect for a messenger bag or a purse. It sits flat and doesn't roll around like a traditional bottle. Plus, I like that you can see the bottom to make sure it's clean!" —CharlieW

    Get it from Amazon for $14.99 (available in six colors).

    16. A destination cutting board for anyone who loves their hometown to use in their kitchen, or hang up for some charming decor.


    Promising review: "Got this as part of a road trip picnic basket present for parents heading off across NE. The product was exactly as shown in the photo, which is important as my dad's home town and their destination are on the map. Placement of towns is accurate. Quality is excellent...usable cutting/serving board that is not too heavy for travel, and clear and deep wood burning of images." ⁠—Shoes

    Get it from Amazon for $30 (available in 60 varities).

    17. A portable charging bank with a cute print that'll stand out when you're packing for your next vacation so you don't forget to bring it!


    This power bank is compatible with all smart phones.

    Promising review: "This portable charger works great. I get two full charges for my iPhone 8 Plus. This is the second portable charger I’ve ever owned so I don’t really have much to compare it with but all in all, it is exactly what I needed. I used it on a vacation trip and it held up very well, It kept my phone charged at all times and it It still works great after a month of use. I like the led lights which show the current charge level and the pattern is absolutely adorable." ⁠—Ivana

    Get it from Amazon for $21.99+ (available in three styles).

    18. A pair of washable mop slippers so you can get cozy and clean up the floors at the same time.

    Promising review: "I love having clean floors but sometimes I'm lazy and I live near the beach, so sand can be a hassle on the hardwood floors in my apartment. I love these so much and have worn them every day since I got them. They are super comfy and help clean!" ⁠—Laura J

    Get them from Amazon for $11.99 (available in three sizes and 15 styles).

    19. A set of two mini cast iron 6" fry pans that are pre-seasoned and ready to serve up some memorable side dishes and desserts!


    Promising review: "This product is a must-buy! And the price is right." ⁠—Faganhagan1029

    Get it from BuzzFeed's Goodful line, exclusively at Macy's for $28.99.

    20. A cute waterproof Bluetooth speaker to help you sing in the shower and blast your favorite playlist without fear of wrecking the speaker!


    This Bluetooth enabled speaker features a crisp 360-degree sound and big bass, can play 10 hours of music on a single battery charge, waterproof up to 30 minutes, it floats, and you can connect it with other devices (phones, tablets, etc.)

    Promising review: "Everyone loves this speaker. Check the measurements, because it is not small. Everything about it is superior: the color choices, the ease of use, and the construction. I bought it after reading a New York Times review in the Tech section of the paper under good choices for college students. It is definitely worth the higher price." —N. Klauder

    Get it from Amazon for $59.99+ (available in 10 colors).

    21. A small dino ottoman who shall store away your things and help you kick your feet up at the end of a long day.


    Promising review: "This ottoman's quality is absolutely exceptional! It looks like leather, but the material is softer (and stronger!), almost suede-like. It looks exactly as the picture. The only thing I didn't realize is the top is not attached, but that doesn't bother me at all. It's actually better access and no need to worry about little fingers getting pinched." ⁠—Candace

    Get it from Amazon for $109.99 (available in two colors).

    22. A scarf scrunchie hybrid that'll help you achieve an effortless, put-together look in no time!


    Promising review: "Super cute! I love wearing it. You can wear it with any outfit (work, day out, night out). I recommend tying your hair with a normal hair tie and putting this over it. I am just obsessed!" ⁠—Adrienne

    Get it from ModCloth for $9.

    23. And a set of six woodland creature bag clips to keep your favorite snacks fresh and your kitchen looking cute.


    Promising review: "These animal-shaped bag clips are very cute ⁠— they put a smile on my face when I'm putting away leftovers ⁠— and they seem sturdy. My child is able to fasten bags closed after serving food with these, while the twist ties I usually use were too difficult, so they're convenient and helping us prevent food waste. Like other plastic clips I've had in the past, I don't expect them to last forever, but after we've been using them a few weeks (and have dropped them a few times), I can say they are well-made with quality materials." ⁠—confettikitty

    Get a set of six from Amazon for $3.99.

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