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    32 Pretty Versions Of Things You Probably Use All The Dang Time

    Making every day a lil' cuter, one chic item at a time.

    1. These washable pocket gloves that'll keep your hands protected in style. They're super soft, ultra lightweight, and won't irritate or dry out your skin like rubber or plastic versions might.

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    They also come with a neat faux leather carrying case, so they won't get mangled in your bag.

    Get a pair from Free People for $26.40 (available in two colours).

    2. This printed desk mat that'll jazz up your workspace. But it's not just good-looking β€” the top layer is made of a washable fabric (a blessing if you're klutzy with your morning coffee), while the bottom features a rubbery finish to keep things from sliding around.

    A flatlay of a large desk mat printed with a graphic sunset
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    And the design is fade resistant, too!

    Get it from BlushandThorn on Etsy Canada for $14.18+ (available in four sizes).

    3. Some plush slippers that'll keep your tootsies toasty and look cute as heck on your feet, too. Reviewers say they're incredibly comfortable, and are way softer and cozier than similar styles from more expensive brands.

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    Get a pair on Amazon Canada for $29.99+ (available in six colours and in sizes 5-10).

    4. A luxe reusable shower cap that'll be a welcome upgrade to the crunchy plastic ones we all remember from our childhoods. Reviewers say it actually helps keep the water out, and that it can handle even the longest, curliest manes with zero issues.

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    It also features a hidden silicone strip that'll keep the cap from sliding off and the tie top means you can customize how snug it fits, too.

    Get it from Amazon Canada for $37.71.

    5. A silicone ice tray that'll make perfect frosty spheres to complement all your beverages. Unlike individual sphere moulds, these ones are easy to fill and don't require you to aim a stream of water through a tiny hole. Plus, you can use it to make homemade chocolate and candy!

    A close up of several ice spheres resting on top of the silicone mould
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    The silicone is also BPA free and can be used in the oven, too!

    Get it from Simons for $10.

    6. Some blue light-blocking glasses that'll help protect your peepers during long days in front of a screen. Reviewers say they're practically weightless, and that they basically eliminate headaches and eye strain altogether.

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    One reviewer says they even helped with their concussion recovery.

    Get a pair on Amazon Canada for $23.99 (available in nine colours).

    7. These crystal nail files, so you can fix snags and chips on the go. Because they have a fine grit, they'll give you ultra-smooth results. Reviewers love that they don't pull or tug at cuticles, and say they last a lot longer than old school emery boards.

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    Get a four-pack on Amazon Canada for $14.99.

    8. This stylish hair claw that'll keep your locks under control, without adding bulk or heaviness to your mane. The extra-long length also means it'll grab all your baby hairs β€” even the pesky ones along the nape of your neck.

    A shot of someone's hair tied up using the skinny hair clip
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    Get it from Free People for $31.20+ (available in six colours).

    9. A cute little potato brush that'll help scrub your taters clean, and remove the pesky eyes, too. Reviewers say it's incredibly durable and has lasted them for years.

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    Plus, the eye remover is perfectly profiled and easy to use, so you can spend less time prepping potatoes and more time actually enjoying them.

    Get it from Amazon Canada for $12.43.

    10. This cat-shaped door stopper that'll happily prop open your entryways. Unlike other door stoppers, this one is made of soft microfibre, which means little tots and clumsy adults will be safe from injury.

    A smiling cat door stopper props open a large door
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    It's filled with polyester and sand, so you know it's sturdy enough to hold even the heaviest doors.

    Get it from Simons for $15.

    11. This jade eye mask that'll combine all the de-puffing effects of your facial roller with the soothing power of a weighted eye mask. If you really want to amp up its de-puffing properties, toss it in the fridge for a few minutes beforehand.

    A smiling person places the jade eye mask over their face
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    We love a low-maintenance beauty trick!

    Get it from Free People for $63.36.

    12. Some gorgeous rainbow flatware that'll lend some flair to your dinner table setup. They're made of tough stainless steel, which means they won't develop rusty spots over time.

    Five of the utensils laid neatly on a napkin
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    Reviewers say they won't fade or get dull after a few rounds in the dishwasher, either.

    Get a 20-piece set on Amazon Canada for $35.99 (available in six sets).

    13. These handmade maple syrup bottles that, let's be honest, are a vast improvement over plastic jugs. They're big enough to fit an entire can of maple-y goodness and even feature an ergonomic spout, so your counter won't end up all sticky.

    Two glass bottles next to a can of Quebec maple syrup
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    And since each bottle is individually made to order, you know you'll get a totally unique piece.

    Get it from Simons for $38 (available in two finishes).

    14. Some decorative clothespins, so you can display your favourite snapshots (because regular picture frames are boring). Thanks to the versatile design, you can hang them on the wall or prop them upright on a shelf β€” it's entirely up to you.

    A trio of large paper clips hung on a wall and holding family photos and kids' drawings
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    You could even use it to hang grocery lists by the door, if you're a little on the forgetful side.

    Get it from cherrytreegallery on Etsy Canada for $32.70.

    15. A pack of extra-long silicone drinking straws, so you can slurp up your shakes, smoothies, and iced coffees and know you're not contributing to landfill waste. You can also cut them down for kids' cups!

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    Each set comes with five straight and five bent straws so you can actually use them for just about everything. And did I mention they also come with a cleaning brush?

    Get a ten-pack on Amazon Canada for $11.99.

    16. This chic mug and saucer set, so you can sip your morning cup of java in style. Reviewers love how elegant it is β€” you can even repurpose it as a dessert dish, if you're feeling fancy.

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    It's not safe to put in the microwave, so make sure you warm up your drink before using it.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $27.99 (available in two colours and two sets).

    17. Some concrete ring cones that are basically the stylish older sister of traditional ring dishes. The conical shape accommodates all sizes of bling, too, and can be stacked with dozens of your favourite accessories.

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    It's made of solid concrete, so you know it won't tip over the next time you're reaching for your jewelry.

    Get it from mindtheminimal on Etsy Canada for $15.

    18. A set of metallic scrunchies that'll make even second-day hair look πŸ‘ŒπŸ‘ŒπŸ‘Œ. Their sheen is just enough to elevate your daily hair style without being too ~extra~. Reviewers say they work on all hair types, too!

    A smiling person wears the scrunchies in a high bun
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    Scrunchies are also way more gentle on the hair shaft than traditional elastics β€” amazing for people with damaged or sensitive strands!

    Get a five-pack on Amazon Canada for $12.99.

    19. This glass water bottle that's colourful, durable, and easy to take on the road. The heatproof glass means you can even fill it with your favourite tea or coffee blend, if that's more your vibe. Reviewers love that it fits almost an entire litre of liquid, and say the opening is big enough to even pop some fresh fruit into your H20.

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    It also comes with a handy neoprene sleeve that makes it way easier to carry when you're on the go.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $29.95 (available in four colours).

    20. This genius food container that'll keep all your ingredients separate until you're ready to chow down (that means no more soggy salads!). And the top section even has a leak-free compartment to keep your salad dressing from spilling all over your bag.

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    This baby is BIG β€” it can fit almost seven cups of fruits and veggies! It's made of BPA-free plastic that won't absorb smells, either. Your old Tupperware could never.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $19.99 (available in three colours).

    21. These silicone baking cups that'll be a cuter (and sturdier) alternative to their waxed paper cousins. Thanks to their durable design, reviewers use them to line their car cupholders, as dividers in lunch boxes, or to store chicken stock in the freezer.

    A person pouring batter into the silicone cups
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    Since they're designed to be non-stick, they'll also save you from having to spray down your bakeware.

    Get a 12-pack on Amazon Canada for $10.99 (also available in a pack of 24).

    22. These concrete desk accessories that'll help corral paperclips, pins, pens, and cables. The solid concrete construction means they won't slide around or tip over, either (a worthwhile attribute for anyone living with a frisky feline).

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    You can also use them as catch-all trays for all your tiny earrings, rings, and other knickknacks!

    Get it from CedarandStoneGarden on Etsy Canada for $12.99 (available in 20 colours).

    23. A silicone hair scrubber that'll help lather up your shampoo, and give your scalp some much-needed TLC in the process. Reviewers love that the bristles are a bit stiffer and longer than other brushes, saying it helps to actually scrub their scalp (rather than just swirling their hair around).

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    It even features a handy finger loop on the top.

    Get a two-pack on Amazon Canada for $10.29 (available in three packs).

    24. This jazzy electric toothbrush with rose gold details that's garnered over 500 five-star reviews and will get your pearly whites to their pearliest and whitest. It has five brushing modes, so you can give your teeth what they actually need.

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    It also features a built-in two-minute timer with interval vibrations, so you can make sure every section of your chompers get equal attention. Plus, a single four-hour charge via USB is enough to last for a whole month!

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $35.95+ (available in three colours).

    25. This cute set of ombre brushes that'll basically make you feel like an Instagram makeup guru every time you use 'em. The vegan bristles are silky soft and are designed to apply everything from a crisp cut-crease shadow to a dusting of highlighter.

    A flatlay of all the makeup brushes fanned out on a wooden counter
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    And don't forget to snag some hypoallergenic brush-cleaning cloths, too.

    Get a set of 12 brushes on Amazon Canada for $13.59+ (available in five colours).

    26. These genius shower hooks that'll be a definite upgrade to those noisy metal ones you've got rattling up there now. The tops are beaded with little silicone nodes that roll right across your shower rod for noiseless operation. Plus, the double hooks mean you can remove the shower curtain without needing to remove the liner at the same time, and vice versa.

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    Reviewers say these glide like butter! They also being able to take each curtain out individually when it's time for the washing.

    Get a set of 12 on Amazon Canada for $23.39+ (available in two colours).

    27. This bubbly set of glassware that'll actually make you want to stay hydrated. Despite their funky aesthetic, reviewers say they're actually quite durable and have even run them through the dishwasher with zero issues.

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    The textured design makes it easier to hold them, too.

    Get a set of six on Amazon Canada for $53.23+ (available in five colours and two styles).

    28. This deluxe swiveling vanity mirror that's so loaded with features, it's basically the Ferrari of mirrors. The LED lights mimic natural sunlight to give you true-to-life colours, and can be dimmed for day or night. Hidden inside is a pull-out mirror that magnifies 10x for all your detail work.

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    Reviewers love that it's USB powered, which means it won't die halfway through your makeup application. Plus, there's a neat little tray built right in to help keep all your doodads organized.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $65.99.

    29. This cute little composting bin that'll help you make the most of your organic waste. The lid features a charcoal filter that reviewers say actually keeps those less-than-pleasant smells contained, too.

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    New to composting? Check out BuzzFeed's guide to composting here!

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $53. You can also get yourself additional filters here.

    30. This sleek soap pump that'll help you give your bathroom the makeover it probably needs. Decanting your soap is a quick and easy way to visually declutter your vanity β€” less labels and mismatched products makes everything look minimal and super clean.

    The soap pump on a clean sink
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    Reviewers love that it takes up less of their precious sink real estate thanks to its smaller size.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $10.63+ (available in four colours).

    31. These lightweight fibreglass chopsticks that'll make munchin' on sushi a whole lot easier. They have a hexagonal shape, which means they're less likely to slip out of your hand. Bonus: Since fibreglass is non-absorbent, they won't suck up food odours or stains!

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    Reviewers love how lightweight they are, too.

    Get a set of five pairs on Amazon Canada for $11.99.

    32. And lastly, this pastel-coloured electric kettle that reviewers say is whisper quiet and super speedy. Unlike most kettles, this one features a special compartment in the base that'll allow you to hide the cable β€” which means less mess on your counter!

    A close up of the kettle next to a cup of tea and a bowl of macarons
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    Get it from Amazon Canada for $47.97+ (available in two colours).

    It's time for an upgrade!

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