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    May 15, 2020

    26 Things For Anyone Who Loves Bright Colors

    Why should life always be gray when you can fill it with color?

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    1. A boba tea light because it'll stand out in your room and I know you're always looking for any excuse to treat yourself to bubble tea. Well, might as well get it in lamp form too. It's so realistic, the boba moves around inside!

    Urban Outfitters

    This is battery-powered so no messy wires to deal with.

    Promising review: "Got it for my friend. She and I love bubble tea and she loved this cute little lamp as well. Gives a nice warm glow and is just so adorable. Pretty small but fits on a bookshelf nicely." —ghostpepprrr

    Get it from Urban Outfitters for $16.

    2. A bold yellow Two Minute Mornings gratitude journal that'll stand out on your shelf so you'll remember to always write in it.

    Barnes & Noble

    Get it from Amazon for $15.26 and Barnes & Noble for $15.95.

    3. Colourpop's Blue Moon Eyeshadow Palette to give you everything you need for striking eyes with pigmented blue shades and three different finishes. It's hard to resist!

    Colourpop

    Promising review: "The colours are so pigmented and not chalky at all! I hardly get any fallout and the colours go together so well (obviously). Amazing pallet." —Hayley

    Get it from Colourpop for $12.

    4. Glossier Cloud Paint Blush that'll tint your skin with a bright, healthy flush of color that's sheer, blendable, and buildable. It's formulated with collagen and retains water so it visibly plumps and hydrates your skin with a dose of moisture!

    Glossier, Nusrat Sultana / BuzzFeed

    That's me above, wearing Cloud Paint in Dawn. Reviewers note that you only need a little bit, as it goes a long way, which is great because it means the tube will last you a long time. It's so seamless and hydrating that it almost feels like a moisturizer. It's also hypoallergenic, dermatologist-tested, paraben-free, fragrance-free, and cruelty-free.

    And check out our full review of Glossier Cloud Paint here!

    Promising review: "Literally incredible. Cloud Paint makes me instantly look alive. So easy to put on. I didn't realize how lifeless I looked before I put it on. It doesn't get better than this. Seamless, intriguing, and lasts forever. I am in love." —J

    Get it from Glossier for $18 (available in six shades).

    5. A super cute and vivd Pokémon enamel pin to decorate your favorite jacket or backpack. I mean, how adorable is Boba-saur?!

    LoveMichiBB / Etsy

    Get them from LoveMichiBB on Etsy: the Boba-saur enamel pin for $9.99 (available in two styles) and the Pikachu pin for $8.99.

    6. A bright and happy pickle sticker you can place anywhere for a smile.

    TutAndRogueStickerCo / Etsy

    Get it from TutAndRogueStickerCo on Etsy for $3.14.

    7. A full-coverage Sephora lipstick that'll grant a punch of summery color to your lips and make everyone do a double take. And look at that cute packaging!

    Sephora

    Promising review: "This was given to me in a holiday gift set, and I get so many compliments on. It makes my teeth look super white. I think that it would look good on anyone." —Josie1234

    Get it from Sephora for $9 (available in 49 shades and three finishes).

    8. A washable and reusable cloth face mask in a bold, fun print because those regular ones are so drab.

    IdeasByArianna/Etsy

    Promising review: "This mask is so cute and well-made. It's boosting my spirits during a tough time. Coding and cats, how can you go wrong?" —Andrea CH

    Get it from IdeasByArianna on Etsy for $26.99.

    9. A cute embroidered mini dress perfect for warmer days.

    Urban Outfitters

    Promising review: "This dress is as exactly as advertised! Adorable fit, great embroidery, very lightweight. Perfect for a hot day. I bought in black, but may have to buy other colors!" —RileeyS

    Get it from Urban Outfitters for $69 (available in sizes XS–XL and four colors).

    10. A pair of peep-toe heels so you can add some pep to your outfit — and the heel's at a comfortable low height so your feet will be happy too!

    ModCloth

    Promising review: "The very first time I wore these I danced for hours at a wedding, and I swear they didn't pinch or rub my foot in any way! It is rare to find such a pretty shoe at a good price that is this comfortable. They're adorable, too. Highly recommend." —Anne

    Get it from ModCloth for $54.99+ (available in sizes 36–41 and four colors).

    11. A bright and jolly–colored nail polish for some good ol' cheer because why should your nails be left out of all the fun?

    Urban Outfitters

    Get it from Urban Outfitters for $5 (or 3 for $10; available in 22 colors).

    12. An adorable retro-style one-piece swimsuit to wow both yourself and everyone else who sees you in it this summer.

    ModCloth

    Reviewers note to size up!

    Promising review: "I love this swimsuit. I was hesitant because I'm not really a retro style kind of girl but this is so cute and I've never gotten so many compliments. Based on other reviews, I went two sizes up and it fits perfectly, very flattering. It also stays on well if you are actually swimming at the beach or pool! My only complaint is that I wear it so much it's already faded a little. But absolutely worth it and I would buy again and again!" —fabrinckie

    Get it from ModCloth for $84.99 (available in sizes 4–24W and 12 colors)

    13. A pretty hand-painted vase with an eye-catching pattern that'll spruce up any room.

    Anthropologie

    Promising review: "This vase is great for adding color and style. Love the orange and blue color/pattern, plus the gold rim adds dimension. The piece pops and looks great on my new white built-in cabinets!" —SoCalbytheSea

    Get it from Anthropologie for $32.

    14. A vintage-style plush velvet pillow to keep on your couch or bed because they'll look absolutely luxurious and add bright color. You can use it as a floor pillow too!

    Urban Outfitters

    Promising review: "I bought two of these beauties five years ago and they still look as good as the day I got them. I'm actually coming back for more. They’re very durable and high quality. My cat loves sleeping on it. She sheds a lot but her hairs never stick to the pillows, which I’m so impressed over." —Jenh9889

    Get it from Urban Outfitters for $39 (available in 10 colors).

    15. A cute tie-back tank top for extreme comfort while also making a colorful statement.

    J. Crew

    Promising review: "I love the back with the little twisty tie! It makes this shirt original and flattering. A little peekaboo! I ordered a medium even though I usually take a small, but after reading the reviews this advice was right on. I may come back for more colors. I ordered the bright blue and the gray. This style is feminine and sweet even at my age of 64. Gosh am I that old?" —AGinPA

    Get it from J. Crew for $19.99+ (available in sizes XXS–3X and 10 colors)

    16. A cat game where you stack cats until they fall — it'll give plenty of laughs, the cats are bright and purr-dorable, and you won't find yourself bored anymore!

    Firebox

    Get it from Firebox for $12.99.

    17. A fun and colorful 12-piece knife set for all your cooking needs!

    Wayfair

    Promising review: "These are awesome knives. Like the other reviewers said, they come already sharp and are great for slicing vegetables and with great control. Plus the bright colors add to my kitchen. I truly recommend these." — Milliecent

    Get it from Wayfair for $40.

    18. A pair of geometric polymer clay mint earrings that'll make the best summer fashion statement.

    Eterniada / Etsy

    Get them from Eterniada on Etsy for $19.

    19. A set of pre-sharpened old-school pencils that each have a compliment printed on it to boost your mood when writing because yay, positivity! Or, if flowers are your thing, a pretty set of garden pencils for a burst of color to your journaling.

    Barnes & Noble

    Get it from Barnes & Noble: the compliment pencils for $10 and the garden pencils for $12.

    20. A lovely ceramic vase perfect for showing off all your pretty flowers, plants, office supplies, anything. It's made to look like a book (already so unique, guys), and says "A Compendium of Flowers" on the front with a literary quote on the back.

    Amazon, Nusrat Sultana / BuzzFeed

    I have one of these and I keep it on my work desk with flowers and large leaves sticking out! I love looking at it honestly.

    Get it from Amazon for $29.95.

    21. A bright bandana for your pet and a matching scrunchie for you so you can twin with them — it's the fashion show you've always wanted!

    Boho + Bark

    The bandanas are made with water-based inks and dyes and are eco-friendly and 100% cotton.

    Get them from Boho + Bark: the bandana for $16 and the scrunchie for $6.

    22. A super cool neon light sign to channel that ~night out in the city~ atmosphere right in your home.

    Amazon

    Promising review: "This looks perfect in my room. It looks exactly like the photos and I’m glad it will not break if I accidentally drop it. I have it plugged in a wall on my cube organizer." —Crystal

    Get it from Amazon for $12.89+ (available in 15 shapes)

    23. A super soft throw blanket that'll look very enticing over your sofa. It's so warm and cozy, but everyone else can get their own, this one's yours.

    Urban Outfitters

    Promising review: "Probably my favorite blanket ever. I have literally zero bad things to say about it! So soft! Just the right size for a throw! And the color looks amazing in my room." —jadiefaye

    Get it from Urban Outfitters for $44.

    24. A cotton sweatshirt so comfy you'll want to lounge around in it all day.

    J. Crew

    Promising review: "I just received this sweatshirt in the hot pink and I LOVE it. It's very lightweight. Perfect for spring and summer and the color is just as it's shown online — the perfect hot pink! May be getting another color." —Lauren

    Get it from J.Crew for $69.50 (available in sizes XXS–3X and four colors).

    25. A floral reversible duvet cover set so it can brighten up your room and cheer you up!

    Wayfair

    Promising review: "I love this duvet cover set! It's colorful and brightens up the room. It matches sheets of nearly every color. I would recommend it to anyone who is looking for a versatile and cheerful bed cover." —Wayfair Customer

    Get it from Wayfair for $99.99+ (available in three sizes).

    26. A knit maxi dress in a color that'll make it easy for everyone to spot you so they'll never lose you!

    Nordstrom

    Promising review: "This is my absolute favorite dress! It is extremely comfortable. It feels like you’re wearing a long T-shirt. I think I might wear this everyday!" — Jendjohnson

    Get it from Nordstrom for $38.90+ (available in sizes XS—XXL and four colors).

    The reviews for this post have been edited for length and clarity.

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