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A Very Glee-ful Holiday: Heys USA Luggage


In the season 3 finale Rachel Berry traveled to New York in style, toting an adorable pink suitcase. Rachel’s  carry-on was created by popular luggage maker Heys USA. Although that specific suitcase has been discontinued, there are plenty of alternatives to Miss Berry’s carry-on!

First is the Travel Concepts xCase, a polycarbonate hardshell suitcase fit for a star! The hardshell body of the suitcase adds an extra layer of durability, keeping all of your valuables safe and secure while traveling. The luggage piece also comes with a fully lined interior divider with a zippered organizational pocket and tie-down straps to keep clothes in place during your adventures. The Travel Concepts xCase is extremely affordable, meaning you can have style and functionality without breaking the bank!


Another excellent alternative to Rachel’s pink carry-on is the Artemis luggage set. Features of the Artemis luggage set include spinning wheels, a polypropylene shell, and a built-in 3-digit lock. The interior of each piece is lined and contains a cross straps to keep belongings secure as you travel!

No matter if you’re journeying to California or New York, Heys USA luggage is a must have for all of your adventures!


A Very Glee-ful Holiday: Pitch Perfect (Two-Disc Combo Pack)


Do you like the singing, dancing, and comedy of Glee? Do you long for more mash-ups and stories of the underdog? If you answered yes to either of these questions, Pitch Perfect is definitely the movie for you!

So, what exactly is Pitch Perfect about? Well, arriving at her new college, Beca (Anna Kendrick) finds herself not right for any clique but somehow is muscled into one that she never would have picked on her own: alongside mean girls, sweet girls and weird girls whose only thing in common is how good they sound when they sing together. When Beca leads this a cappella singing group out of their traditional arrangements and perfect harmonies into all-new mash-ups, they fight to climb their way to the top of college music competitions.

You have a rag-tag band of misfits, singing, mash-ups, and competitions, just like Glee! Gleeks will also appreciate the films’ comedic tone, which reminded me of a throwback to the earlier seasons of Glee; you’ll laugh until you cry during this movie, trust me! And what would a musical comedy be without music?! Every song is pitch perfect (pun intended) and you’ll run right to your computer to download the movie’s fabulous soundtrack, featuring vocals from Anna Kendrick, Brittany Snow, Skylar Astin, and more!

Pitch Perfect is an instant classic, one that people will be quoting and watching for years to come! The Two-Disc Combo Pack features the film on Blu-Ray and DVD, as well as a digital copy and an UltraViolet copy. You’ll never be without this hilarious comedy! Bonus features include:

• Starships, the Pitch Perfect Music Video
• Deleted and Extended Scenes
• Meanwhile…
• Line-O-Ramas
• Backstage at Barden
• On the Set: Burrito Drive By!
• A Look Inside
• Feature Commentary with Director Jason Moore and Producers Elizabeth Banks and Max Handelman
• Feature Commentary with Producer Paul Brooks

Pitch Perfect is available at retailers nationwide on Tuesday, December 18th.

What are you waiting for? Grab your microphone, turn up the music, and get ready to sing along with Pitch Perfect. Just watch out for flying burritos!



A Very Glee-ful Holiday: Let’s Have A Glee-ki!


Glee’s Thanksgiving episode featured a cover of the Scissor Sisters’ hit new song ‘Let’s Have A Kiki’. Now, you too can have a kiki like Kurt, Rachel, Isabelle, and their holiday guests! And no kiki would be complete without the brand new Kiki related merchandise available in the Scissor Sisters’ online store. Products available include a t-shirt, mug, tea towel, and briefs. You can view the entire collection here. Take a look at photos of the products below:


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To add extra fun to your glee-ki, you can learn the Let’s Have A Kiki Dance by viewing the instructional video:

So, unlock the doors, unlower the blinds, fire up the smoke machine, and put on your heels, because I know exactly what we need…let’s have a glee-ki!

A Very Glee-ful Holiday: Glee Trivia Box


Do you remember what song Will and Emma chose as ‘their song’ during their first date? Can you recall who Rachel thought her mother was in season 1? Can you name every couple combination there is to know?  Test that knowledge with your friends by playing Imagination Games’ brand new Glee Trivia Box! Featuring over 100 trivia questions from the first three seasons of Glee, this game is the perfect way to prove you’re the ultimate Gleek! The game is perfect for Gleeks of all ages and works perfectly for two or more players!

Admittedly, I’ve seen every episode of Glee multiple times and even I had trouble answering some of these questions. The trivia box is a great way to have fun with your friends and reminiscence on episodes of Glee’s past! With 189 questions, you’ll have hours of entertainment quizzing each other!

You can find the Glee Trivia Box in retailers nationwide, including Barnes & Noble, Wal*Mart, Toys ‘R’ Us, and more! So, fire up those old DVDs, read over your Glee notes, and get ready to prove you are the ultimate Gleek!

A Very Glee-ful Holiday: Lea Michele’s Speck Phone Case


The holidays are right around the corner and, just like in previous years, I’ll be posting various Glee-related clothes, music, merchandise, and more that are the perfect gifts for any Gleek! Check back each day for new Glee-ful holiday posts! 

First up on our list is the Speck CandyShell Satin iPhone case in black, just like the one Lea Michele (Rachel) was spotted using while filming Glee in November! The sleek and stylish SATIN cases are available for many phones and models, including the iPhone 5 and are available in a variety of colors. SATIN cases feature two layers of protection to keep your mobile device safe and come coated in a matte-soft touch coating; you truly feel like you’re holding satin in the palm of your hand! To help protect your phone from damage, the cases also come equipped with a shock-absorbing inside coating.


FUN FACT: Cast members Naya Rivera (Santana) and Darren Criss (Blaine) also use Speck cases for their phones. 

I personally love the CandyShell SATIN case. The satin touch adds an extra comfort to holding your phone and the variety of colors help make sure you’re always in style. The added shock-absorbing coating on the insides allows you to breathe easy and remind you your phone is safe from damage! Speck CandyShell SATIN cases truly have the most important things to look for when choosing a phone case: comfort, style, and protection.

The Speck CandyShell SATIN cases retail for $34.95 and can be found online and in stores nationwide.

A Very Glee-ful Holiday: Accessory Innovations’ Glee messenger bags/wallets

It’s time again for another Glee-ful Holiday post! Same as before, these posts will be giving you great gift ideas for the Glee fan in your life, as well as gifts you might want for yourself this holiday season.

This time, I’m featuring Accessory Innovations Glee messenger bags and hinge wallets.

First up, we have the Music is My Life hinge wallet. It’s a very soft wallet and the design is lovely:

And here’s a look inside the wallet. It has plenty of space for all your cards, change, and money:

Next up, we have the Don’t Stop Believing messenger bag:

It’s a fabulous design and it’s truly a conversation starter. When you walk around with it, other Glee fans will be sure to compliment you on your great choice of messenger bag. It’s perfect for carrying your laptop, your school books, your pencils, or even your sheet music!

To complete the bag, you even get a Glee keychain…or is it Glee-chain?

Stay tuned for more Glee-ful holiday posts, coming soon!


A Very Glee-ful Holiday: BubbaDuds.com’s Glee-inspired shirts

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Welcome to a new feature here on Being @RachelBerryWMHS! With the holiday season arriving quite fast, it’s time to begin thinking about gifts to get your loved ones, or maybe gifts you’d like to ask for as well. So, for the next few weeks here on the blog, I’m going to be giving my loyal fans a few ideas on Glee presents to get your loved ones or yourself. They will range from the handmade  to the mainstream, but I promise there will be something for each of you. Let’s get started, shall we?

For our first Glee-ful holiday post, I wanted to show you these great shirts from BubbaDuds.com. For Glee fans, they have a treasure trove of shirts. In fact, they have so many hoodies, t-shirts, and jackets that you could have an entire wardrobe solely of this apparel!

The kind people at Bubba Duds sent me some of their shirts to show off and I am absolutely in love with them! There’s a shirt for almost every character, so you can always express the love for your favorite.

Here are the four shirts they sent me:

I See It Like Sue 1

Do you agree with what Sue says? Then this shirt is for you! For more sue check out her Sue Says shirts, featuring some of her most hilarious quotes!

Brittany Says Version 2

In my opinion, Brittany has some of the absolute best lines on Glee. Everything she says is so hilarious and I know many of you feel the exact same. For times when you want to share Brittany’s thoughts, questions, and ideas with the world, you can wear these shirts. Of course, Brittany’s most famous quote is featured on this shirt. I love it!

William McKinley Glee Club

Let’s face it, if you’re reading this post, you’re most likely addicted to everything Glee. Why not let the world know which Glee clubs own your heart with this wonderful shirt? You can even customize it with your favorite Glee clubber (like Finn, Kurt, Puck, or myself!)

Team Finn Version 2

Lastly, we have the quintessential Team Finn shirt, as seen in episode 14 (“Hell-o”). I adore the shiny gold stars and I’m sure you will too!

I’d like to thank BubbaDuds.com for sending me these shirts to feature on the blog and for making such wonderful Glee-inspired products. I can’t say it enough, there’s something for everyone on their site. So, what are you waiting for? Head to their Glee section now!

Didn’t find anything you liked this post? Just wait, many more product reviews are coming soon!