8 Finds Under $50
The Limited Polyester-Blend Top
Dare to wear the horizontal stripe: This top’s drop waist makes it surprisingly slimming.
To buy: $47, thelimited.com.
Featured July 2011
Love & Toast Everyday Rich Shampoo and Conditioner
An ultra-hydrating honey-enriched formula for the hair, in summer-beautiful bottles.
To buy: $10 each, loveandtoast.com.
Coldwater Creek Seagrass Tote
Use the shoulder straps at the farmers’ market and the shorter handles when heading to the beach.
To buy: $40, coldwatercreek.com.
Roxy Paper-Straw Hat
A sun hat that’s cool enough for the street and the seashore.
To buy: $26, roxy.com for stores.
Stikit Wood Tape Dispenser by Design Ideas
The sticky bottom grips the desk surface so multi-taskers can grab tape one-handed.
To buy: $18.50, iloveuma.com.
L. Erickson USA Jaw Clip
The butterfly clamp is back—in a satin-covered version that is infinitely more evolved than the one you discovered in the 80s.
To buy: $28, franceluxe.com, 888-884-3653.
Free Your Mane Restorative Hair Oil
Don’t be put off by the word oil—just a drop magically eradicates frizz.
To buy: $25, freeyourmane.com.
Needham Lane Canvas Slippers
Preppy glamour with a rubber sole that’s ideal for poolside relaxing. In four prints.
To buy: $34, needhamlane.com.