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This Thing's Incredible

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    It Seemed Absurd to Spend Almost £200 on a Vacuum, But Now I Like CleaningMy cleaning lady recommended it after falling in love at another client’s.
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    This £6 German Self-Watering Doodad Helps Me Keep My Many Plants AliveIt’s made from plastic, which means its frost free and can work with outside plants as well as indoor ones.
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    These £23 Trousers Are As Comfortable As Pyjamas, But I Can Wear Them to WorkThey make me feel like Mary Tyler Moore during her Dick Van Dyke Show days
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    This Christmas, I’m Giving This 1869-Style Italian Toothbrush to All My FriendsMy teeth feel the cleanest that they ever have, and my bathroom shelf looks like something out of World of Interiors.
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    These Are the Only Earbuds That Fit My Huge EarsWhen it comes to finding earbuds, the bigger your earholes, the bigger your problem.
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    I No Longer Use Paper Towels Thanks to These Superabsorbent Swedish DishclothsI use them to dust dressers, desks, lowboys; to clean spilled dirt when I repot plants. And when my Chihuahua vomits, I use them to scrub that, too.
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    I Paint at 36,000 Feet With This Liquid-Free Watercolour SetEach brush tip is attached to a squeezable plastic tube that you fill with water before you paint.
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    The Plug-in Drying Rack I Single-Handedly Brought to All of Central ScotlandMy friends told their friends about the airer, creating a ripple of Dry:Soon purchases all over central Scotland.
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    This Mould Spray Saved Me From Regrouting My Entire Bathroom’It’s amazing’, the woman at the party enthused. ‘It just eviscerates the mould!’
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    The Greatest Idea I’ve Ever Had Is Putting a Lazy Susan in My FridgeMy fridge, once heaving with gently mouldering jars lurking in dark corners, now has everything at my disposal with just a small whirl of the wheel.
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    I Use This £7 Grinder Every Day to Perk Up My Soba Noodles and Ice CreamA spritz of sesame reminds me of growing up in Singapore.
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    All My Colleagues at The Guardian Have This Water BottleI realised the domination of the Chilly’s bottle a few months ago at a small meeting of four. Each of us had a Chilly’s bottle at our side.
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    The Plastic Mushroom That’s Saved Me Thousands in Plumbing FeesPop the hair catcher in your bathtub drain, and it’ll trap virtually everything.
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    I Didn’t Know I Needed a Dog Bathrobe Until I Got a Golden RetrieverAnd best of all, Monty likes it.
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    I Stole My Pedicurist’s Secret to Smooth, Supple FeetIt’s actually called the Callus Eliminator.
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    Not a Drop of Water (Even in Tropical Indonesia) Has Breached This BackpackAt an opening in Whitechapel, the artist himself did a double take.
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    This Endlessly Reusable Notebook Turns My Doodles Into EmailsWrite your notes, snap a photo to upload them, then wipe the whole thing clean with a damp cloth. Repeat.
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    This Rubber Broom Is So Good We Drove It From Cornwall to MargateIts superiority was soon obvious. I spent most of the day mumbling ‘Huh! Amazing!’ to myself as I conquered pile of filth after pile of filth.
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    A Prada Backpack Is a Luxury Bag That You’ll Actually UseMy Prada backpack is perpetually stylish and endlessly practical
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    This Aggressive Alarm Clock From the ’80s Is the Only Thing That Wakes Me UpAnd I’ve tried everything: Alexa, an alarm clock that requires a code, and one that rolls around on the floor, allegedly forcing you out of bed.
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    When My Hands Have an Eczema Breakout, This Beeswax Salve Is My SaviourBee cream versus lobster hands.
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    This Comically Long Phone Charger Is Virtually IndestructibleI’ve had it for two years and it hasn’t frayed at all.
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    I Keep a Drawerful of This Wedgie-Proof Plus-Size UnderwearIt’s completely frill-free and never rides up.
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    The Best Travel Backpack, According to an International ReporterFrom my bus journey from El Salvador to Mexico, all the way to the Great Wall of China, it’s light, durable, and has never let me down.
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    This Plastic Bag Is the Easiest Way to Roll Out Pie Crust Without StickingOne step closer to the perfect pie.
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    This Aromatic Washing-Up Liquid Makes Doing the Dishes a Joy, Not a ChoreAn affordable extravagance for those who can’t swing Astier de Villatte’s £100 plates.
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    Nearly a Dozen Sleep Masks Later, I’ve Found My Holy GrailIt has padding along its bottom edge to prevent any cracks of light.
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    I Can’t Stop Buying This (Frankly) Insultingly Luxurious Box of ChocolatesThe best part is if you buy enough the chocolates basically pay for themselves
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    These Nontoxic Wool Laundry Balls Cut My Drying Time by Two-ThirdsWithout any of the harmful chemicals of dryer sheets, either.
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    This Wilko Lampshade Looks Like Something From a 1960s Parisian ApartmentWith its hessian-inlaid cage design, the shade sits at a pleasing intersection of industrial and retro.
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    This Lavender-Scented Stick Is Like Ambien Without the Side EffectsI tried wine, podcasts, breathing techniques, and nothing worked until this.
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    A Travel Writer Found The Best Airplane Pillow And It’s A Padded ScarfSleeping on Flights Is So Much Easier With This Neck Pillow
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    The Hair ‘Milk’ That’s Like a Bounce Sheet for My Staticky Winter HairThis milk made my hair instantly polished.
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    The Brow Gel That Made Me Tumblr FamousI’ve been loyal to Eyeko for seven glorious years.
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    These Bamboo Pants Are So Comfortable I Feel Like I’m Not Wearing Any PantsThey’re sustainable too.
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    Every Finnish Person I Know Uses This Supermarket MoisturizerThe £30 moisturiser is a hit in Helsinki, where winters reach -25°C
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    I Had a Cystic Zit on My Face for 6 Months, Until I Bought This GelAnd it has never returned.
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    I Panic If I Don’t Have at Least 5 Jars of This Spicy Chilli CrispThe Chinese chilli “oil” is filled with fried chillies, soybean, and Sichuan peppercorn.
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    The Down Detergent That Made My 4-Year-Old Puffer Look Brand NewMy Patagonia down puffer was almost out of commission until I discovered this special down detergent.
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    The Slightly Smoky Black Cocoa Powder That Makes My Cookies IrresistibleIt’s like some sort of cocoa umami.
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    If This £20 Strapless Bra Is Ever Discontinued I Will RiotBefore finding this bandeau bra at Next (of all places) I thought an effective strapless bra for big boobs was a mirage.
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    Sweetbitter Author Stephanie Danler Always Has Three Tubes of This Skin CreamThe Sweetbitter author learned about it from a makeup artist with the most luminous skin.
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    This Funny French Gadget Makes the Best Coffee I’ve Ever Had at HomeLess muddy than a French press, less overwhelming than a Moka.
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    So Apparently, Baby Foot Makes a Cream (and It’s Amazing)‘It was better than I could have dreamed.’
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    The Sweater De-Piller That I Trust on My Most Beloved CashmereIt gives your pilly sweaters a clean — not too close — shave.
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    The Swedish Mop Used at Nike Headquarters Makes Cleaning Almost FunIt cleans a bigger surface area than a Swiffer and is environmentally friendly, too.
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    The Lawn Game Everyone Plays in Paris Is Actually FinnishA mix of blackjack, billiards, and bowling.
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    The Little Printer That Turns My iPhone Photos Into Borderless StickersWay better than an Instax.
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    This Hair-Removal Device Has Saved Me Thousands of Pounds on WaxingIt gives me smooth, clear, Mr. Bigglesworth–bald legs.
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    I Buy Germ-Fighting Soap Used by Jiujitsu Fighters Just for Its Piney SmellI’m not afraid of athlete’s foot, but I do like its eucalyptus scent.
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