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Best Bets Daily: Oxfords that are the perfect masculine/feminine mix (pictured)
Charles & Marie: Simple alarm clock earns raves from Charles and Marie
DailyCandy: Kogi dude Roy Choi takes over an old IHOP
Delight Daily: Socks give you funny feet
I Heart Daily: Flawless skin, and other holy grails of beauty explained
Refinery29: LA is Kate Bosworth's oyster
The Rundown: Sushi Roku does tacos? We're there!
Thrillist: Eveleigh is like eating at the fanciest barn you've ever seen
WWWD: Denim shapes and washes for fall
The Zoe Report: Sexy science smells: Escentric Molecules perfume