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August 2014

( 19 Posts )

Empties

As I throw 11 things away, that means I have room for 11 more things...right? That's how it works. I've managed to finish and throw away 11 things, which seems pretty good to me. I find empties...

As I throw 11 things away, that means I have room for 11 more things...right? That's how it works. I've managed t...

Jo Malone perfume collection (featuring Chris!)

Jo Malone perfumes are some of the best I have come across - there are so many, and so many different dreamy scents. Although undeniably a gimmick, I also enjoy the concept of 'layering' scen...

Jo Malone perfumes are some of the best I have come across - there are so many, and so many different dreamy sc...

Recent reads

Since commuting every day (I spend all my time on trains) for 3 hours, I have been devouring books. A good word, devouring. Very descriptive, and perfectly explains what I have been doing. I ha...

Since commuting every day (I spend all my time on trains) for 3 hours, I have been devouring books. A good word, ...

If I could only have three… lipsticks

Nothing is as exciting as a new blog feature... except maybe new lipsticks. I got a-thinking the other day, and pondered over which three lipsticks I would keep if I had to get rid of all of them...

Nothing is as exciting as a new blog feature... except maybe new lipsticks. I got a-thinking the other day, and pon...

More makeup?… A wishlist

1 / 2 / 3 / 4 The new eyeshadow palette and lipsticks from the Fall collection? Dreamy. I saw them on Ree's blog, and I cannot wait to see them in person! The eyeshadow quad in particular, c...

1 / 2 / 3 / 4 The new eyeshadow palette and lipsticks from the Fall collection? Dreamy. I saw them on Ree's bl...

A tale of two foundations

Bases are one of my favourite bits about makeup, because they literally set the foundation (ha) for all of your makeup. Discovering new bases I love, and experimenting with current ones (see this...

Bases are one of my favourite bits about makeup, because they literally set the foundation (ha) for all of your mak...

Date night 2.0

Source Another date night meant more delicious food and more fun things to watch. On Monday Chris and I went to see Richard the 3rd, starring Martin Freeman. We had managed to get cheap t...

Source Another date night meant more delicious food and more fun things to watch. On Monday Chris and I wen...

The Kevyn Aucoin contour – cream or powder?

Cream Powder Just incase you hadn’t noticed – I love Kevyn Aucoin. He was one of the most talented makeup aritsts, and I have loved every single one of his products I’ve tried.&nbsp...

Cream Powder Just incase you hadn’t noticed – I love Kevyn Aucoin. He was one of the most talented make...

New in: Tom Ford, Burberry and Kiko

Wearing Cocoa mirage quad & pink dusk lipstick. I've been shopping again... oh yes! I hit Covent garden, Soho and Oxford Street with lots of other lovely bloggers on Saturday. We moo...

Wearing Cocoa mirage quad & pink dusk lipstick. I've been shopping again... oh yes! I hit Covent garde...

MATTE versus SHEER and glossy

I will gladly hold my hands up and proclaim my love for matte lipsticks. They are just so easy, so bright and my favourite to wear. I am aware that lots of people fear the power of a matte po...

I will gladly hold my hands up and proclaim my love for matte lipsticks. They are just so easy, so bright and m...

Some hauling…

Last weekend we all went to Bicester village, which is a designer outlet quite near my house. I hadn't been there in ages, and I was tempted by the promise of brunch at an Italian...

Last weekend we all went to Bicester village, which is a designer outlet quite near my house. I had...