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The Weekend Guide

emmadime knitted!

Tie one on. 

WEAR
Emmadime Knitted
What:
Everything looks better with a bow on top, including your noggin. Embrace fall with oversize headbands, scarves, hair clips, pins, and more ($8-$60). 
Why:
Now you’re the gift that keeps on giving. 
Where:
Online at emmadimeknitted.com

DOWNLOAD
PostSecret App

What: The cultishly loved blog takes to the mobile sphere with a service ($2) that allows users to upload their secrets and tag them to a place.
Why: Indulge your inner nosey parker and peruse the deep, dark thoughts of your neighbors.
Where: Online at itunes.com.

READ
The Language of Flowers
What: Vanessa Diffenbaugh’s debut novel ($13) is the story of a young woman who spent her childhood in foster care and is now on her own. Angry and afraid, she relates to the world — and helps others — through blossoms and blooms.
Why: It unfolds like a rose and mesmerizes like an orchid.
Where: Online at amazon.com

SEASON
Rub Joe Coffee and Spice Rubs
What:
Sometimes meat needs to be rubbed (with seasoning). Choose original, spicy, or decaf ginger varietals ($11-$36) and use dry or wet to pump up the flavor. 
Why:
You can even sprinkle them on mashed potatoes, eggs, or soup for an added kick. 
Where:
Online at rubjoe.com

SUPPORT
The Ocean Pendant
What:
An appropriately weathered-looking sterling silver and bronze necklace ($100) with nautical charms (anchor, shark tooth) keeps your style from heading out to sea
Why:
Thirty percent of proceeds goes to THERAsurf, which helps kids with special needs through surfing therapy. 
Where:
Online at pennyroyalstudio.com

Photo: Courtesy of Emmadime Knitted