Make your friends green with envy with’s hilarious new Instagram travel props

TORONTO — We all love to hate on social media, liking friends’ incredible travel posts while secretly hating the fact that they’re there and you’re, well, anywhere but.

But now there’s a way to stop ‘hate-liking’ and be hate-liked, thanks to’s hilarious new lineup of Instagram props.

The Hate-Like Boutique, which the company describes as “your one-stop shop for buying your friends’ envy”, includes everything from a Hair Flip Wig (US$8.99), perfect for those iconic water whip shots, to Latte Screens ($2.99) that transform boring pics of average beverages to fancy cups of joe featuring mind-blowing designs. There’s even a Love Lock Fence screen ($4.99) that makes it look like you’re at any one of the cities that participate in this popular tradition.

“You know when your friend posts a pic from her beach vacay on an oversized swan floatie with #nofilter? And you ‘like’ it, even though you kinda hate it? That’s called a Hate-Like,” said the company in an official release. “We all do it. So we created a line of products to help you stop Hate-Liking and start getting Hate-Liked.”

Products were based on’s recent survey that revealed that 30% of 18- to 34-year-olds say they tap ‘like’ on other’s social media posts every day even though they’re envious of the content, with 29% of people indicating they do it multiple times a day.

A total of 27% of respondents said they wake up at 5 a.m. to achieve the best lighting and avoid crowds to get the perfect vacation photo, while 14% said they pay for a friend’s half of the trip to get the perfect snap.

Meanwhile, 40% of people thing #blessed is the most annoying and overused caption, and 36% of people are sick of seeing ‘legs by the pool’ photos.

Finally 39% of people choose a vacation location that offers lots of photo opportunities for social media.

All props on are free right now with promo code HATELIKE at checkout and are available while supplies last.