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The Weekend Guide

Start your weekend on a good note.

SEND
Pretty Bitter
What:
Forgo standard greeting cards for something a little more, um, accurate. Favorites include suck it, hot mess, and the ever-popular douchebag.
Why:
You’re a classy broad.
Where:
Online at prettybitter.com.

READ
TimesMachine

What: Electronically access old editions of The New York Times in their original layouts.
Why: Go back to the future.
Where: Online at timesmachine.nytimes.com.

WEAR
I Will Reflect Bracelet

What: Jazzy accessory changes color when exposed to harmful UV rays so you know when to run for cover.
Why: The sun also blazes.
Where: Online at spafinder.com.

BUY
Laura Zindel Ceramics

What: The RISD grad’s stunning ceramics feature birds, butterflies, snakes, and spiders in soothing neutral colors.
Why: They won’t bite.
Where: Online at zindelceramics.com.

LISTEN
Thank You for the Music
What:
A rockin’ compilation of tunes by Swedes. You’ll love (if you don’t already) Jens Lekman, El Perro del Mar, and Those Dancing Days.
Why: There’s no Abba on the disc.
Where: Online at lickingfingers.com.