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The state of sales as we close out this hot (hot) week is truly excellent, with deep discounts on lots of things we’ve written about before. That includes a rarely-on-sale speaker for your next post-vaccine get-together, an editor-approved insulated water bottle for staying hydrated, and some silicone storage bags for sandwiches and snacks. (And if you want even more deals sent straight to your inbox, sign up for our email newsletter.)
As part of Macy’s flash One Day Sale, you can take 20 percent off the foundation version of one of our favorite concealers for Black skin.
Because this compressive crop top from Calvin Klein doesn’t look like activewear, we’d wear it outside of the gym, too.
Refresh your white tee rotation with this cobalt-blue shirt from Polo Ralph Lauren.
Dozens of reviewers call this lightweight cotton quilt “perfect” for summer.
Here’s an excellent deal on a limited-edition Hydro Flask, one of our go-to insulated water bottles, that’ll keep drinks cool for up to 24 hours.
These espadrilles would pair well with just about any summer outfit, whether a sundress or shorts.
We’ve long been fans of Quip for its no-frills electric toothbrushes and convenient brush-head subscription service. This rubber kids’ model is sized down for smaller mouths, and comes with a multiuse travel cover that doubles as a stand and mirror mount.
Gift a recent grad (or yourself) this top-rated Chromebook from Lenovo, which offers up to ten hours of battery life and a full HD touch screen.
Anthropologie is taking an extra 25 percent off select sale styles, including these Seychelles slide sandals in a cheery sunshine yellow.
Along with these on-trend Bermuda shorts, which are still available in sizes 25 to 32.
A limited-edition, colorful pool float for your next lake layout.
And finally, here’s a Y2K-esque halter top that features an easy-to-fasten button back.
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