Amber Petty is a Los Angeles based writer for Thrillist, Looper, and Grunge. She also enjoys knitting and singing dramatic rock ballads at karaoke.

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30 Innovative AF Products Most Added To Amazon Wish Lists

It's always nice to add some innovation into your life. When an inventive new product can make a common task a million times easier or add some new technology into your life, it'll change it for the better. And you can get plenty of those genius prod…
By Amber Petty

20 Clever AF Products Trending On Amazon

I've bought a lot of stuff online. From face masks to cutting boards, the purchases range from indulgent to practical, but there's one word I'd almost never use to describe them — clever. That’s something that’s truly hard to come by, and it’s exactl…
By Amber Petty

26 Insanely Clever Gifts On Amazon Trending With Millennials

Even though there's a wealth of think pieces about them, it's actually hard to pinpoint what millennials like. Sure, you’ve read that they're wasting all their cash on avocado toast but besides brunch, what should you buy them? Finding the perfect gi…
By Amber Petty

25 Genius Things On Amazon For People Who Are Messy AF

When I was young, I was forced to clean my room, so I did. Cut to me as an adult — my clothes are everywhere, dishes pile up, and there's as much dust on the vacuum as there is on my floors. I'm messy as all hell and genius organizational products ar…
By Amber Petty

22 Random But Brilliant Grooming Products With A Cult Following On Amazon

When's the last time you bought nail clippers? That's probably a hard question to answer, since we usually don't create Pinterest lists of dream clippers to buy, but who cares? Sometimes it's nice to give yourself an upgrade and invest in some random…
By Amber Petty

This ‘90s Hair Styling Staple Is Back And Better Than Ever

Vented brushes may have had their heyday in the '90s, but that doesn't mean they don't still deserve a spot on your bathroom shelf. The best vented brushes not only help to dry hair faster, but thanks to thoughtful design innovations and advanced tec…
By Amber Petty

10 Vacuum Flasks That Keep Your Drink The Perfect Temp All Day Long

Vacuum flasks have come a long way since the thick plastic mugs of your childhood. Easy-to-clean materials and impenetrable insulation are now standard features of the best vacuum flasks. But, despite all of the cool new features out there, not all v…
By Amber Petty

23 Genius Storage Ideas If Your Closet Is Small AF

I don’t think anybody’s ever had the thought, "What will I do with all this storage space?" More often than not, you go a little overboard during a shopping spree and wonder if your house will just become a mountain of clothes. Thankfully, the best c…
By Amber Petty

6 Windproof Travel Umbrellas That Are Small, But Incredibly Mighty

Sure, it's pouring outside, but you're ready. You open your umbrella only to have it blow inside out almost immediately. If this sounds all too familiar, you might want to pick up one of the best windproof travel umbrellas. These umbrellas will keep …
By Amber Petty

The 10 Most Comfortable Pillows For Every Sleeping Position

If you're less than comfortable when you lay your head down every night, your pillow might be getting in the way of quality sleep. A great pillow really can make a huge difference — but choosing one of the most comfortable pillows is a balance of per…
By Amber Petty

16 Genius Things On Amazon Grown-Ass Women Will Love

As a grownass woman, I'm not easily impressed by products anymore. When I was younger, if something cool was cheap AF, I'd buy it. But after a few duds, I've grown a lot smarter — so if I'm going to spend money, lately it's been on genius products on…
By Amber Petty

These Dehumidifiers Keep Your Home Comfortable Without Making A Sound

Even if it's only 65 degrees, when the humidity is at 100 percent, you probably feel miserable. But instead of turning on the air conditioning to fight damp conditions, try one of the quietest dehumidifiers to beat the humidity. These appliances will…
By Amber Petty

9 Comfy Neck Pillows That'll Help You Catch Some Mid-Flight Zzz's

Taking a nap should be easy. But if you're traveling, a quick snooze can result in neck pain and a general feeling of crappiness if you don't have a good neck pillow for support. Thankfully, the best neck pillows prove the support you need to finally…
By Amber Petty

9 Packing Cubes That Make Organizing Your Luggage A Breeze

Your suitcase may be stuffed to the brim, but everything is neatly packed away. Still, once you get the hotel, your bag practically springs open and clothes fly out everywhere. If this unhappy scenario has ever happened to you, it's time to give one …
By Amber Petty

Traveling Is A Pain In The Butt, But A Great Seat Cushion Can Help

When you're on a bus, a plane, or a train, the word "comfortable" usually isn't the first thing that comes to mind. But if you'd like to make your trip a little more enjoyable, the best travel seat cushions might just be able to ease your pain. Thoug…
By Amber Petty

24 Brilliant AF Shark Tank Products You Can Get On Amazon

Shark Tank is a modern television fairytale: People come in with a product and a dream, and sometimes they leave with money from some powerful billionaires. As a viewer, I love getting a first-hand look at some incredibly innovative inventions, and l…
By Amber Petty

10 Duvet Covers That Are Super Cozy & Beyond Easy To Wash

There's nothing better than crawling into bed at night and snuggling up with a comfy blanket. Sadly, a lot of times comforters are less than comforting. Whether you have scratchy bedspread or you just want to change up the look of your linens, the be…
By Amber Petty

7 Office-Friendly Space Heaters That'll Keep You Toasty From 9 To 5

If you've run out of sweaters, blankets, and parkas to bring to work to keep warm, it might be time to try another heating option: a solid space heater. You might be the only person bold enough to bring one, but best space heaters for your office are…
By Amber Petty

8 Genius AF Alarm Clocks That Will Actually Wake You Up

Sure, it would be great to wake up ready to start your day with no alarm clock required. But most of the time, we need that familiar beeping sound or we'd never get out of bed. To break through your slumber, check out these best alarm clocks for heav…
By Amber Petty

21 Useful AF Products On Amazon For Under $1

When I go to the dollar store, I'm not usually picking up a ton of useful items. Sure, it's fun to buy candy or holiday decorations, but wouldn't you rather get something useful for your hard earned dollar? You can, and it’s on the internet — there a…
By Amber Petty