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Holiday 2021 Product Drop

Holiday 2021 Product Drop

You guys. SO MUCH STUFF IS DROPPING TODAY! So, instead of a slow leak of links, we're just going to drop it all in here for your shopping pleasure. Check our social channels in the coming days for a highlight of each product. Gift Boxes That's right! We made curated gift boxes so you seem like a fucking awesome gift giver without all the pesky hassle of shopping. Check the links for a description of the contents of each. Oh! And! 25% of the profits from all gift box sales will go to Together Rising, an organization known for putting all...

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Fine! I acknowledge that it's no longer Mother's Day.

Fine! I acknowledge that it's no longer Mother's Day.

Did you know that no less than 5 people have let me know recently that the blog was still showing a Mother's Day post?  Was this a glitch in the system? Was the website broken? Did the email client just not pull the most recent post?   via GIPHY  I just forgot about it. Or rather, I just didn't know what to write about/kept forgetting what I wanted to write about/realized that it needed to be updated as I was falling asleep. I'm sure you've been there. Anyways! Let's talk holidays! At Less Than Ladylike HQ, we've been experimenting with tablescapes using...

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Celebrate Mom with Some Cool Ass Stuff

Celebrate Mom with Some Cool Ass Stuff

Mother’s Day is coooooooooooming! And with all the additional stress moms have been under for the past year, it’s especially important to let her know how much you appreciate her by advocating for equal pay; gender-neutral, child-friendly workplace policies; sensible gun control policies; mental health care normalization; and mandatory paid maternity, paternity, and caregiver leave. (More amazing ideas here.)  Oh and also presents because large-scale societal change takes longer to deliver and is less fun to unwrap.  Because we’ve all been trapped inside our houses with our lovely families for a year, this year’s Mother’s Day Gift Guide looks a...

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How to Clean & Reuse Your Candle Shit

How to Clean & Reuse Your Candle Shit

One of the most frequently asked questions that we get is about the best ways to clean the candle jars and warmers so they can be reused. It’s actually a pretty simple process.  Before we dive in, enjoy this disturbing gif of Mr. Clean. via GIPHY How to Clean Candle Jars There are a few methods you can use to get excess wax and residue out of your candle jars so you can reuse them as glasses, product holders, succulent jars, or whatever your heart desires. Cold Method If you only have a little wax left in your candle jar,...

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Galentine's Day 2021 Gift Guide

Galentine's Day 2021 Gift Guide

It may be because I've been stuck in a house with three dudes since March. It may be because I'm in Ohio and my oldest girlfriends are in Virginia. It may be because it's only the best day ever. Whatever the reason, I am ready as hell to celebrate Galentine's Day this year. That's why I'm buying all my bestest besties excellent gifts to celebrate since we can't get together to eat waffles and indulge in bottomless mimosas. (But if you think for a fucking second that's not how I'm celebrating by myself while fending off my husband and sons...

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