Monthly Archives: September 2014

2 Looks in 1: A Bronzed Rose & Silver Tipped

Hello all. It’s been about a week since I updated, because I was sick most of last week and spent most of it rolling in bed. D= Went to class today, and pulled up some really simple makeup for today. … Continue reading

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Silver Ballerina

This Monday’s makeup was, ironically, inspired inspired by Byrdie’s ‘3 Easy (But Totally Chic) Makeup Looks To Try This Weekend‘. The point of the article was to give inspiration for makeup styles that are more adventurous and that you wouldn’t normally wear at work. … Continue reading

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Quick look: Smoke

Quick post on yesterday’s makeup. I don’t really remember what I used now (this is why one should always write down their makeup) but it was Maybelline Bad to the Bronze 24 Hour Eye Tattoo as a base, with various things … Continue reading

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Sunshine and Meadows

I woke up this morning and asked a friend (male too) “Inspire me. What kind of makeup should I have today”. The response I got was “something happy. Think sunshine and meadows. Something not goth.” My immediate mental reply was … Continue reading

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I pulled out a lace dress to wear for today, and then decided to go for very simple, very angelic makeup. (I seem to be doing a lot of these fuss free simple looks lately). I pulled out a blush … Continue reading

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As Inspired by ‘The Joy Luck Club’

Late Saturday night/early Sunday morning I spent watching the film adaptation of Amy Tan’s ‘The Joy Luck Club’ with a friend. If you haven’t watched it, I highly highly recommend it. Not only are the visuals absolutely beautiful, the story is brilliant. So … Continue reading

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Quick look: 90s inspired makeup

Or at least, it was meant to be 90s inspired makeup (I wore a high waisted jeans skirt with the sleeveless turtle-necked sweater). So the lips are right – I used a brown lipstick,  Bobbi Brown Uber Suede – for the lips. I … Continue reading

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A Quick Look and a makeover

I pulled an all-nighter last night to finish up some work. I had an early morning class and desperately needed to look somewhat alive. This was all done in maybe two or three minutes. Powdered my face with Jane Iredale … Continue reading

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Chinese Doll

Not to be confused with my previous post, ‘China Doll‘.  Makeup for today. I pulled out my denim cheongsam, which I’ve not worn in a really long time, which is a pity, because it’s such a beautiful dress. Did a … Continue reading

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Radiant Orchid Cheeks + Pink Glossy Lids

Next up in a series of makeup looks inspired by Fall 2014 Runways: this is from the opening ceremony of New York Fashion Week. Image from Harper’s Baazar ‘Radiant Orchid’ cheeks, and pink glossy lids. Groomed, but not overly groomed … Continue reading

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