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    Aug 8, 2018

    28 Fun Things To Treat Yourself To Because Why The Hell Not?

    Listen, I am not saying you *need* a skull cake pan, a pug beach towel, or the other awesome items on this list — but I'm also not saying that you *don't* need them...

    We hope you love the products we recommend! Just so you know, BuzzFeed may collect a share of sales or other compensation from the links on this page. Oh, and FYI — prices are accurate and items in stock as of time of publication.

    1. A bottle of glittery nail polish to make your nails look as appealing as a giant funfetti cake.

    amazon.com

    Promising review: "This is by far the most unique and fun nail polish I’ve ever seen! I LOVE IT!!! It really looks like I somehow splattered paint on my nails. It's perfect for the 4th of July, but it has all colors so it would work for any celebration. Super easy to use, just two coats and you’re good to go. Highly recommend!!!" —SR

    Get it from Amazon for $10.

    2. An embroidered clutch with a chain strap so you can stylishly (and conveniently) tote around all of your essentials.

    modcloth.com

    Get it on sale from ModCloth for $39.99 (originally $49).

    3. A macrame hanging shelf that'll make an ~ex-succulent~ place for showing off your plants.

    amazon.com

    Promising review: "This is PERFECT, AND EVERYTHING, AND MORE THAN I WANTED. Legit. It is beyond sturdy, stays in place, and looks so beautiful every time I enter my farmhouse-style kitchen. It is probably one of the best things I’ve bought online. It looks so much more expensive than what I paid for it. It serves its purpose well and I get compliments and questions on it all the time when guests come over. If you were thinking about getting this, definitely do it!" —cottoncandyblizzard

    Get it from Amazon for $16.99.

    4. A pair of funky cat-eye shades you'll want to order in every color — which you totally should because they are so affordable!

    amazon.com

    Promising review: "I ordered these for summer because I just wanted some cute cat eye sunnies. Little did I know, these were way better than what I had expected — and maybe even better than the more expensive versions from Nordstrom. I will be ordering again! They aren't too tight on my head and they feel like an expensive pair! ❤️️❤️️❤️️" —kathleen

    Get them from Amazon for $7.99+ (available in 19 colors).

    5. A yoga pug beach towel. I don't think I even need to say more?

    society6.com

    Get it from Huebucket on Society6 for $38.99.

    6. While we're on the topic of pugs, a giant sneaker pet bed that'll be a ~shoe-in~ in your furry child's sleep routine.

    etsy.com

    Honestly, do they make these for humans?

    Get it from Napping JoJo on Etsy for $76.

    7. An actually cute lunch tote that'll most likely convince you to start bringing food to work every day.

    Anita / amazon.com

    Promising review: "Awesome! I left this in my car in the hot Houston heat one day with an ice pack, and my yogurt was still cold and I did not get food poisoning. It can hold a decent sized ice pack, two Chobani yogurts, a bag of mini cucumbers and half a sandwich. It’s also super cute." —Hwang

    Get it from Amazon for $30.

    8. A bottle of "Jawesome" bubble bath so you can relax and unwind while you patiently wait for The Meg to hit theaters.

    etsy.com

    Get it from TheMADBombers on Etsy for $12.

    9. A pair of leather Converse high tops with floral embroidery you'll ~grow~ to love more and more with each wear.

    store.nike.com

    Get it on sale from Nike for $77.97 (originally $100) or Zappos for $85 (available in sizes 5-11 and three colors).

    10. A travel jewelry case to keep your best gems from forming a chain tumbleweed while you're on the go.

    amazon.com

    Promising review: "I have been wanting a nice case for my jewelry when I travel, but others either looked too cheap or were too small. The silver version is absolutely beautiful and looks so expensive. It holds exactly the right amount of jewelry for long cruises, extended beach vacations, and trips to Europe very nicely! I am hooked on this brand and this will not be my last order from them. This looks like it came right off the shelves of Nordstrom!" —TNGal

    Get it from Amazon for $16.99 (available in five colors).

    11. A set of delightful cactus dryer balls that'll help aerate and fluff your laundry while it dries.

    amazon.com

    Promising review: "I was amazed at how well these little guys worked in the dryer. I live in an apartment and am forced to pay per use, and the dryer in the building never seemed to fully dry the clothes. After a little research, I ordered these two and now all of my clothes come out warm, dry, and with no damp spots. Plus there is never any static cling with or without dryer sheets. These are a must-have." —Adrian Russo

    Get a two-pack from Amazon for $8.

    12. A pair of colorful tassel earrings for an instant wardrobe upgrade on a budget.

    amazon.com, Tami Jordan / amazon.com

    Promising review: "These earrings are adorable. I get a lot of compliments when I wear them and they make a statement. They are extremely lightweight so you don't have to worry about them pulling on your earlobe. I like to wear them with my hair up so you can see them. Would recommend." —DC

    Get it from Amazon for $9.49+ (available in 18 color and style combinations).

    13. A badass graphic t-shirt to add to your nasty woman wardrobe.

    etsy.com

    I 100% just purchased this shirt while writing this post.

    Get it from Boredwalk on Etsy for $25 (available in sizes S-3XL and five colors).

    14. A summery duster cardigan you can pair with shorts or wear as a swimsuit coverup.

    Denise40 / amazon.com, amazon.com

    Promising review: "I love, love this green summer cardigan. The green is a very bright, vibrant color. I wore this with some shorts and a tank top, and I got so many compliments — I was the spotlight of the day." —Denise40

    Get it from Amazon for $15.99+ (available in 10 color and style combinations).

    15. A pillow cover for The Office lovers that you'll love more than bears, beets, and Battlestar Galactica combined!

    amazon.com

    Promising review: "This is literally the perfect addition to my bed. I'm an Office fanatic so I am in love with this!! I get so many compliments on it because I make all my friends look at it when they come over. A great conversation piece for sure!! The pillowcase is also very sturdy and arrived in perfect condition." —JBri

    Get it from Amazon for $8.99.

    Psst! The pillow insert is *not* included, but you can get one from Amazon for $7.99. I have this exact pillow insert and cover and I can confirm: It's all great quality.

    16. A Homesick memory candle with sugar cookie scents to keep the feeling of your grandma's kitchen close.

    amazon.com

    Get it from Amazon for $29.95.

    17. A prompt journal for reminding you about the amazingness that is YOU, because sometimes ya just need a little self encouragement.

    amazon.com

    Promising review: "I got this for my daughter and she absolutely loves it. My daughter was going through some difficult times trying to figure out who she was and where she fit in. I bought this for her to journal in and she loved all the inspirational quotes inside. She enjoyed reading the quotes while she was writing and she said it helped her to think of things to write when she felt writer's block. Some of the quotes made her laugh when she read them, which helped her want to continue to both read what was already in her journal and to keep writing her own stories as well." —Lisa Chamberlain

    Get it from Amazon for $10.

    18. A pair of sheer, pearl-style socks that'll ~step-up~ your accessory and shoe game.

    modcloth.com

    Get them from ModCloth for $9.

    19. A blunt yet cute sweater for the days (or weeks) when you just... aren't sorry. ¯\_(ツ)_/¯

    iconicduo.com

    Get it from Iconic Duo for $42 (available in sizes S-L).

    20. And speaking of *blunt*, a smoking accessory subscription box packed with 10+ products so you can get all the new and exciting goods without having to leave your couch.

    instagram.com, instagram.com

    Plus! The company, Hemper, has an entire online store where you can purchase individual products.

    Promising review: "I am a past customer of Hemper and unsure of why I stopped ordering. I love getting a little present in the mail once a month and having my own unique collection of glass!" —Ryan L.

    "It arrived in perfect condition and had everything you would need to clean and smoke out of the included bubbler. I would definitely recommend this product to any smokers looking for an affordable alternative to a local hemp shop. Thank you Hemper!" —Tionna A.

    Get it from Hemper for $29.99/month.

    21. A ceramic, recycling bin coffee mug because you're proud to be a garbage can — and an eco-friendly one at that.

    amazon.com

    Promising review: "I wanted a mug that was different, and this was it. I get so many compliments from other people and asking where I got it from. After using it for a month now, the color has not faded away at all." —Rafael

    Get it from Amazon for $12.99.

    22. A pair of bubble windows for a backyard fence that allows your dog to see their next-door pals (which can help cut down barking). This is sure to make you the world's greatest pet parent... and neighbor.

    Melissa Barbee / amazon.com, Graciela Madrano / amazon.com

    Promising review: "This is genius! I bought two and my pups love watching people and cars going by. Now that they can see what's on the other side of the fence, they bark so much less! Perfect!" —CharmaineG

    Get a two-pack from Amazon for $59.99.

    23. An adorable recipe tin that'll keep your favorite recipes in one accessible place.

    amazon.com

    Promising review: "Adorable box in a cute color scheme. It's good quality, and the recipe cards that come with it are nice and broken out into sections (breakfast, dessert, etc.). While I hesitated to pay the price for what is simply a metal container, it's a nice addition and decoration to my kitchen, and I don't expect it to break down or fall apart in any way." —PG

    Get it from Amazon for $33.96.

    24. A skull cakelet pan with the spOOooOOky ability to make all types of food — from pizza pockets to cornbread to cake.

    Julie / amazon.com, amazon.com

    Promising review: "Don't let the price scare you. This pan is very good quality and even being the poor baker that I am, I have had great success every time I've used it. I made skullzones (calzones in the shape of skulls) and various beer breads. The definition of the skulls on the baked product is very impressive. Just a quick rinse with hot soapy water and it's clean. No sticking what-so-ever. I am definitely a fan of Nordic Ware now." —ShopperBee

    Get it from Amazon for $29.98.

    25. A studded belt bag because cute and convenient can definitely go together.

    freepeople.com

    Get it from Free People for $48 (available in three colors).

    26. An animal wall mount to add some unexpected quirk and color to your room (or every room!).

    etsy.com

    Get the T. rex, unicorn, or lion from White Faux Taxidermy on Etsy for $72.24, or the elephant for $84.99.

    27. A flirty, striped skirt so you can twirl through life, which is all you can really do.

    erika / amazon.com, amazon.com

    Promising review: "Super cute! This is exactly like the pictures you see floating around on Pinterest. I usually wear a 2-4, and I ordered a M and it fits fine. It's a little loose but will probably be perfect after I wash it. The zipper is on the side so it still looks cute if you twist it around so the bow is on the back too. Would order another color." —Amazon Customer

    Get it from Amazon for $19.99+ (available in sizes S-XL and four colors).

    28. And lastly, a "Solar Flare" eyeshadow palette with 18 (!!!) shimmery and super pigmented shades to give you a wide range of ~lit~ looks.

    instagram.com

    Promising review: "I've been wanting a shimmer type palette like this for a while and I'm so glad I bought it! I'm more of a tan complexion and I love how these colors look on me! They highlight my eyes and all of the colors look great with each other! Love this as my summer palette! It's worth the money and it's so affordable compared to my other high end palettes!" —islandgirl

    Get it on sale from Ulta for $17.

    Welp, I don't want to be a brat, but I need all of this.

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