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Prepping for your beach vacation just got more colorful, and charitable. One Kings Lane has partnered with eight designers to create exclusive beach towels that benefit a non-profit of the designer's choice. Currently available is a selection from Tracy Reese with proceeds going to AIDS New York Community Trust. 

In other news, a color-coded notes makes you more efficient, and an adaptable coffee table offers eight options. See the headlines after the jump.

Designer Series Beach Towels | One Kings Lane
• How Color-Coded Notes Make You A More Efficient Thinker | Fast Company
• Kickstarting: An 8-Way Coffee Table, Inspired By A Century-Old Math Equation | Co.Design

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