Not all statements need be big – A necklace from ReRa’s Workshop.

The trend that is statement necklaces – huge, blingy, weighty, causing your neckmuscles to knot kind of necklaces – seems to be going strong still, but I’ve discovered something precious. It’s called quality. So rather than shopping for said ginormous collars, I prefer the smaller, simpler things. Besides, where does it say you have to…

All The Stuff I Need

D’you know that feeling when you get up in the morning and you don’t know what to wear? That’s me today. Now don’t get me wrong, I’m not talking about outfits here, my job’s got that sorted for me – by the way, that’s why I’ve been absent, been working and loving it. No, I’m…

Now I Only Want To Melt The Moondust In Your Eyes.

I’m a bit late to the party, I know, but I wanted to show yous Urban Decay’s Moondust. From the Urban Decay website: You’ve never seen a sparkly shadow this sophisticated. Moondust is dazzlingly sparkly but with a super refined, incredibly sophisticated feel (and not a single speck of chunky glitter). Microfine bits of iridescent…

Marvelous Moxie sure is a Smooth Talker.

At least if you go by my lips. I know I haven’t been producing too many makeup-related posts since I started this blog, but allow me to quote a woman whose beauty keeps inspiring others in spite of her own demise two decades ago. The beauty of a woman is not in the clothes she…

Some Suggestions For My Blue-Eyed Friend.

Some time ago I decided a friend of mine needed more makeup. This coincided with my realization that some of my palettes weren’t getting enough love, so I sent her my Urban Decay Mariposa palette. The very same friend will be wearing a gorgeous, dark blue dress to a wedding, and she asked me for…

Today has been okay.

Well, to be fair, it’s been better than okay. My post on the collab with Ally was already scheduled, so instead of spending my morning writing, I had a cuppa coffee and a proper breakfast while reading up on some of my fave blogs. Now, I’ve been eyeing the upcoming fall collection from Guerlain, I…