New Year’s Eve: Party Time – The Clothes, The Shoes, The Makeup

So I’m geared up for another night on the antibiotics on the town!! In all seriousness, New Year’s Eve is the perfect excuse to get out of the house and away from my sick bed. As you can imagine, I’m not going to be “larging it” in some central London club this year (I’m soooo over that!), so this year, I’ll be out but in. An intimate house party with…
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The Lust-Have: Hourglass Ambient Lighting Palette

So, before I go any further, let me confess. I really didn’t need this. I mean, I really, really didn’t need this. It’s been a long time gone that I actually needed much of anything. But when I spied this little beauty, I knew it had to be mine. When I say I didn’t need this, let me clarify. I already own one of the shades in the palette, (Radiant Light)…
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The Face: Subtle Sheen, Fairytale Face

I love a good wedding but it’s been a while since I’ve been to one. There’s just something eternally romantic about two people committing to spending the rest of their lives together, to be their “one and only” forever that always gets me sobbing, tears of joy running merrily down my face and playing havoc with my make-up. So you’d think I’d wear nothing but waterproof everything to make sure…
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The Nails: Essie Tour de Finance NOTD

I’ll start off by saying, that this is not normally a colour I’d turn to at this time of year.  Don’t get me wrong, I love the vibrant, Club-Tropicana, pass-the-sun-tan-lotion vibe that this colour exudes, but I can see myself wearing it on the beach, sipping cocktails as the sun goes down.  Not in dreary, grey London, battling my way around the metropolis on the miserable Underground.  That being said,…
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FOTD: Golden Eye

I’ve had a few requests for a FOTD post to go with the last Style post that went up yesterday, so here it is.It basically centres around a heavy eye, with lots of gold and black, paired with a nude-ish lip and unobtrusive, yet illuminating blush. Here’s what I used: Left to right: Smashbox Jet Set Waterproof Eyeliner (under the eye); Daniel Sandler Matte Shadow in Shade 238 (to shade…
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