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August 2015

( 23 Posts )

MAC and the Matte Lip

You know when there's a collection and it basically sings your name. You know it's meant for you, and it's pretty inevitable than you will end up with said collection. I saw the MAC matte lip colle...

You know when there's a collection and it basically sings your name. You know it's meant for you, and it's pretty ine...

Recent Reads.

One of my life rules is to never be without a book. Without a doubt, the second you decide not to pack some reading material, the very same day you will undoubtedly be stuck somewhere bored ou...

One of my life rules is to never be without a book. Without a doubt, the second you decide not to pack some read...

3 products you need for the bank holiday.

Even though I was on holiday last week, I feel like I need this bank holiday. It definitely feels like it has been a long time coming - why so many bank holidays and then none for the summer? ...

Even though I was on holiday last week, I feel like I need this bank holiday. It definitely feels like it has be...

Mascara Musings: MAC Upward Lash.

I'm really not that fussy when it comes to mascara. Yeah, I can be incredibly discerning when it comes to lipsticks but mascara? It all seems to be fairly consistent. It c...

I'm really not that fussy when it comes to mascara. Yeah, I can be incredibly discerning wh...

Paris: What I bought (Sephora + CityPharma).

When I was in Paris I managed to fit in some pretty serious shopping amongst eating all of the food, taking all of the photos and looking at all of the sights. The Sephora on the Champs-Elysees is t...

When I was in Paris I managed to fit in some pretty serious shopping amongst eating all of the food, taking all of the...

3 Great Apps for Your Monogram Needs

I can easily spend my whole day browsing through Instagram and Pinterest - anyone else? - and always like inspirational quotes and beautiful monograms. Most are absolutely stunning, with se...

I can easily spend my whole day browsing through Instagram and Pinterest - anyone else? - and always like ins...

15 things you absolutely have to do in Paris

Bonjour! Alas, I have returned from Paris. Happily I managed to fit lots in, eat my way around the city and take lots of photos, so it's not too miserable. Chris and I managed to do loads of the thi...

Bonjour! Alas, I have returned from Paris. Happily I managed to fit lots in, eat my way around the city and take lots ...

Paris: What I packed.

I had one thing on my mind when it came to packing for Paris - chic. Everything must be chic. It kind of worked, and I wore my hair in a bun along with some silky trousers and red ...

I had one thing on my mind when it came to packing for Paris - chic. Everything must be chic. It kin...

The concealer you need to fake flawless skin.

You can be innocently minding your own business when you skin suddenly decides that it is having none of it and it will erupt in spots. Oh, just me? Great. When that happens, you need to bring ...

You can be innocently minding your own business when you skin suddenly decides that it is having none of it and i...

Red Lips in Paris.

As you're reading this, I will be in Paris. Hopefully with a glass of wine in one hand and a hunk of cheese in the other. The dream, non? Maybe on top of the eiffel tower, or inside a Sephora...

As you're reading this, I will be in Paris. Hopefully with a glass of wine in one hand and a hunk of cheese in ...

A Sephora Haul.

Oops. Ooops and oops again. Two weeks ago, my Sunday night escalated wildly out of control and I placed a Sephora order for some 'essentials'. The shipping was so speedy and the whole pro...

Oops. Ooops and oops again. Two weeks ago, my Sunday night escalated wildly out of control and I placed a S...