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Where we'd love to be: A splurge-worthy, luxury resort.

Where we are most assuredly not: See above. 

Luckily, folks, you're never too old to play pretend. Read on for eight ways to fake a fabulous getaway--all in the comfort of your own home, no less. 

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Perfect Your Bed

We too thought we could never achieve professional, hotel-level crispness when it comes to making our bed...but then we watched this video.

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Then Your Towels

Make your bathroom look like a luxe spa by learning to master the "hotel towel fold."

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Bring In Some Color

Your living room or the lobby of the St. Regis--who's to say? Order yourself colorful, fragrant blooms to ease those winter blues.

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Get a Tan

No vacation is complete without a sunkissed glow. Learn how to ace self-tanner with our handy guide

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Escape With Scent

Crack open your window, place a heavenly scented candle on your sill or bedside table, light a match and let the aromas take you away.

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Sip a Tropical Cocktail

It just isn't vacation without a fresh and fruity cocktail in hand. Try our super-simple recipe for chilled white peach sangria and forget all about February. 

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Slip Into Silky Jammies

The best part of hotel stays? Slinking around in the complimentary robes, duh. Channel that feeling of luxury by sporting an ultra-comfy, ladylike pair of jammies

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Leave a Chocolate On Your Pillow

How thoughtful of you to leave a decadent chocolate treat on the pillow for yourself! Sweet dreams. 

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