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Make the Brazilian Spider or the Wasp your next statement piece. Laser Pegs claim to be the ultimate toy for kids, but we think there might be some museum-quality design potential for the adults who use this product. Each piece feeds the next piece low-voltage current, allowing users to build creations out of a brightly colored LED light display. Laser Pegs’ 3-in-1 Kit comes with 72 pieces, along with model designs you can follow to build the Mini Monster Bug, the Tractor and the Dune Buggy. $46,

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Carla and Alex Taylor and family

Style icons: Diane Keaton, Zooey Deschanel and Ali MacGraw (Carla); Harrison Ford (Alex). What they are wearing now: vintage shirt, 7 For All Mankind jeans and Prada shoes (Alex); Nanette Lepore dress, Calvin Klein blazer, Jeffrey Campbell shoes, Lola and George rings and Mucho Mucho Bueno Bueno key necklace (Carla); Ralph Lauren pants and shirt and Vans shoes (David); Hanna Andersson dress (Noel).