Month: July 2012

Glam Republic Illusion Eyes Eyeliner Appliques

The first time I spotted eyeliner appliques was a during my teens when I got some free with a teen mag, they where stiff shiny plastic, baby pink sparkly stick on eyeliner strips and they were hideous. As with temporary tattoos this is another things from the past that have been reinvented. The first reinvented […]

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Skin Art Glitter Temporary Tattoos

I was so excited to see that temporary tattoos are making a comeback, many of us remember them as freebies with magazines like Shout, Mizz and Girl Talk in the 90s. I’ve been trying out both the glitter tattoos and traditional temporary tattoos this week and have surprised myself at how much I’ve loved them. […]

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Blogger & PR Lessons #2: Blogger Fails

Here’s my next post in my series of lessons. Of course, this is my opinion and is from my experience of working with bloggers, as a blogger and as a social media manager. This is based on things that I (and some pros via Twitter too) don’t like seeing bloggers do who are trying to […]

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There’s No Place Like Home

I’ve been playing on Polyvore today and was inspired by this blue and white candy striped Oasis Dress which is only £32 in the sale. I love Oasis Dresses, they are great at capturing a vintage, quirky inspired style. I only wish they were a little longer for me, as you know I really struggle […]

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Make Up Tips: Perfect Brows

Brows are one of my favourite things when it comes to make up, it’s one of the things that I just have to do when applying make up. Being fair, if I don’t fill in my brows they are hardly noticeable. I love the vintage make up look too, so it’s always about brows. At […]

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Blogger & PR Lessons #1 PR Fails

I’m continuing to be fascinated by how bloggers and PRs interact as the blogosphere grows, things are constantly changing and I think both bloggers, PRs and brands are struggling to keep up. I thought I would offer up some help, my first blog post on the topic is some lessons for PRs and brands. Today […]

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My Latest Make Up Purchases

Just a quick post to share with you my most recent beauty buys. Last month I feel back in love with Illamasqua after a little break and finally got myself matched to Skin Base Foundation in shade 03, the staff in the flagship Beak Street store were amazing. The Skin Base Foundation is 100% the […]

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Make Up Tips: Colour Correction

After last week’s wonderful make up masterclasses, I’ve given some of the tips I learnt a try at home and thought I’d bring them to you in a series of posts so that you can learn something new too. My first tip comes from the Illamasqua Make Up Lesson on Saturday. Claire of Illamasqua recommended […]

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Illamasqua Generation Q Masterclass

Yesterday, I had such a great day in London. I met up with the lovely Karla Powell and took her for scone and tea at Camellia World of Tea in Kingly Court off Carnaby Street to start off, we then headed over the Illamasqua, Beak Street to meet up with the also super lovely Jodie […]

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Batman Batgirl

I’m super excited for the arrival of the latest Christopher Nolan Batman movie, The Dark Knight Rises this month, plus when I spotted that indie fashion brand Lazy Oaf had launched a Batman collection I just had to Polyvore a themed look for it. I’ve based the look around my favourite piece in the Lazy […]

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