My Christmas Day Makeup Plans

As I travel home for Christmas, I had to decided days ago what makeup I want to use on Christmas Day. Although, I was able to pack both my light and full coverage foundations and a couple of eyeshadow palettes (I certainly didn’t pack light… and I travelled by train…) so I have been a … Continue reading My Christmas Day Makeup Plans

Christmas Treats: Marzipan Fruits

Marzipan fruits are something I’ve been making for my Dad since I was 4 years old, with the exception of last year when I wasn’t home early enough. It began as something we made from the scraps of the marzipan from my mum icing the cakes but has progressed into an entire block being dedicated … Continue reading Christmas Treats: Marzipan Fruits

Creating a bit of Sparkle at Christmas – Stila Written in the Stars Gift Set

If there’s any time of year that you can wear a tonne of glitter, it’s at Christmas and nothing stands out more for this to me than the Stila Written in the Stars gift set. This contains 3 of their magnificent metals glitter and glow eyeshadows in miniature form (2.25ml of each). These are in … Continue reading Creating a bit of Sparkle at Christmas – Stila Written in the Stars Gift Set

Christmas Traditions

As I’ve got older, Christmas has become ever more important to me as I get to spend time with my family, something that’s few and far between since I moved to university, and as a reminder of all the amazing Christmases I had as a kid. The most special reminder for me is the Christmas … Continue reading Christmas Traditions

Perfect Winter Warmers – Bluebird Tea Company

Last Christmas I was gifted five 20g samples to try which I absolutely loved and then, in the summer when they held their Christmas in July sale, I couldn’t resist getting myself a couple of their festive treats. The Bluebird tea company sell most of their teas both loose or separately bagged, in tins or … Continue reading Perfect Winter Warmers – Bluebird Tea Company

Glamour Club – Kat Von D Studded Kisses Lipstick, Tattoo Liner & Perfumes

A while ago now I joined the Glamour Beauty Club for which you get samples to test and review. You are emailed when there is an item to test which you can either accept or decline. The first sample I accepted was actually a set with the Kat Von D Studded Kisses lipstick in mercy, … Continue reading Glamour Club – Kat Von D Studded Kisses Lipstick, Tattoo Liner & Perfumes

Current Shoe Painting Method

I haven’t posted much about my shoe painting recently, but the way I do it has changed a lot since I last did. I used a new method on the last two pairs which turned out very well and looks so, so good. I really think I get better with every pair, more adventurous with … Continue reading Current Shoe Painting Method