Don’t let pesky bugs put a damper on your outdoor dinner party. This bamboo serving dish has an attachable umbrella-like mesh cover that will keep flies from landing on the entrée. Available in blue and red.
A free hair-makeover app now lets you see anywhere, anytime (even as you’re sitting in your stylist’s chair!) how you’d look with, say, Jennifer Aniston’s new bob or Blake Lively’s long layers. Just upload a photo of yourself, then pick from the 50 celebrity hairstyles the editors of InStyle have included in this fun app. Get suggestions for styles that are easy to maintain, look best on your face shape, and more. Don’t have a regular salon? The app will recommend one in your area that will turn you into a star. Want even more? Upgrade for $5.99 to access a library of over 200 hairstyles.
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Great Balls of Wire
Between all of the electronics in your home, loose wires can become a big tangled nuisance. This rubber ball will corral up to five feet of cable in one cheerful spot. Available in six colors.
Whether you’re going for a four-in-hand knot or a Windsor, tying the perfect tie takes practice. This app provides an access-it-anywhere step-by-step tutorial on mastering the perfect knot. (Another option: Check out Real Simple’s video on the subject.)