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    28 Things To Help Cheer You Up Now That The Days Are Getting Shorter

    It's getting dark outside, so allow these products to brighten up your day.

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    1. A cuddly sloth heating pad for cold nights when you need a warm hug.

    2. An LED twinkle light curtain to give your wall or window a nice, cozy glow.

    3. A Himalayan sea salt lamp that'll give your room some positive energy. Plus, you can never have too many cute light fixtures (especially when it's dark outside).

    4. A natural soy wax Homesick candle to make your home smell like your fave fall things, like the pumpkin patch or the apple orchard.

    5. A set of four artificial succulents in little glass vases that will add a little greenery to your space and won't die due to lack of sunlight.

    6. A set of macaron trinket boxes you can use for small jewelry, office supplies, or even just for decor. The colors are SO pretty!

    7. A BuzzFeed Good Advice Cupcake tee to show off how awesome spooky season truly is. You can go ahead and direct all of the black kitties in my direction, thank you!

    8. A jade roller and gua sha set so you can give yourself a nice little facial whenever you're feeling down.

    9. A pack of 16 Dermal Korea collagen sheet masks for possibly healthier, clearer, and more elastic skin — cause we all know the colder months can be rough on the skin. The scents vary, but they each contain vitamin E and collagen (plus, they're mess-free).

    10. Some adorable donut printed high-waist undies that are as soft and comfortable as your go-to granny panties, but with a fun, colorful print.

    11. A stylish 14 oz. vacuum insulated stainless steel tumbler to keep a glass of wine on hand or even some hot cider.

    12. A pack of five printed pocket notebooks to jot down notes, lists, feelings, doodles... whatever your heart desires.

    13. A croc-embossed tote with a faux fur handle guaranteed to make any fall or winter outfit look instantly more fashionable.

    14. A set of dinosaur tea infusers that are both cute and functional for nights when you want to curl up with a hot cup of tea.

    15. A reversible shag and sherpa throw blanket to make you the coziest person ever while you read or watch Netflix.

    16. A sweater dress you'll definitely go batty over — you'll probably want to wear it every other day of October. 🦇

    17. A pack of rainbow metal straws that'll make you feel good about helping the environment, plus they're very aesthetically pleasing.

    18. A pair of animal print Happy Socks, because they literally have the word happy in the brand name — how can you not smile while wearing these?

    19. A sleek water bottle to remind you to stay hydrated and healthy. We all know lack of sun can take a toll on our motivation levels, so little things like drinking more water are super important!

    20. A cute puppy plushie for you to cuddle and love anytime you're feeling down, especially if you can't have a real pup right now.

    21. A colorblock fleece jacket, because it's super stylish and will keep you warm on your morning and evening commutes.

    22. A unicorn coffee mug and coaster set to remind you to always be yourself. I mean, who doesn't need that kind of positivity in their life? 🦄✨

    23. A set of "Fall Feels" Tarte makeup so you can start busting out your best moody autumnal beauty looks.

    24. A pack of 50 super cute vinyl stickers (including a corgi and a dabbing panda) you can use to deck out your laptop, water bottle, notebooks, and everything else you own.

    25. A solar plexus chakra bracelet made of yellow jade stones meant to create balance and energy and bring you inner peace, joy, and happiness.

    26. A set of four rose gold diamond pens that are just so fabulous you'll want to find a reason to write with them every day.

    27. A pack of motivational cards to give you a daily pick-me-up and then pass along to a friend to make them smile too.

    28. And a sleeveless shawl for a chic and sophisticated layering piece that'll keep the chill of on cool evenings.

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