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Category: Inspiration

New Pixie Cut! With FoTD by Charlotte Tilbury, Chanel, Kat Von D, Tom Ford and More

February 8, 2018
One of the phenomena about cutting your hair short - very short - is that you tend to keep wanting to go even shorter. Suddenly, the feel of hair on the back of your neck - the fringe of bangs getting in your eyes - tends to start to drive you crazy. Spending more than five or so minutes on styling seems like...
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Marilyn Monroe FoTD with a little makeup history; Plus Tom Ford Ruby Rush Review and More

January 25, 2018
Inarguably one of the most beautiful women in Hollywood was the late Marilyn Monroe.  In the 1950's, she represented an ideal of beauty that people aspire to even today; with her seemingly effortless sex-appeal that somehow still maintained an aura of innocence which nobody has been able to emulate since. A...
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Favourite Makeup Trends of 2018 - Black Liquid Eyeliner, Orange-red Lips, Gold and Green Eyeshadows! Chanel Les 9 Ombres Palette Review Pt 2

January 23, 2018
If you look around right now, it seems every makeup company is putting out a palette with gold and green eyeshadows - from Cle de Peau to Charlotte Tilbury, from Fenty to Pat McGrath, from Suqqu to Chanel - gold and green eyeshadows are everywhere. And the same goes for black liquid eyeliner - not like it...
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My Favourite Fashion Era - The Roaring 20's; A Tribute to Coco Chanel

January 15, 2018
There is perhaps no more exciting - or important - era in the history of fashion than the 1920's. Jazz music was in its inception, and the world was changing. For women, it marked a time of liberation; suddenly, we were allowed the freedom of wearing trousers, and skirts that were daringly short. It was the era...
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All Things Coveted - Blog Challenge Day 4

January 10, 2018
The things i want that make my wallet want to weep... Today is "wishlist" day in the blogging challenge Thingamawhatsit - so buckle up, because i am a covetous little beast with extremely expensive tastes. Generally, i try to keep things to a fairly reasonable level, expenditure-wise; and i think i usually...
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I'm Doing January Girl's 30-Day Blog Challenge Thingy - Because Sisterhood, Yo.

January 5, 2018
So i was perusing some blogs via Reddit, generally falling down the Internet rabbit-hole of beauty bloggers (and there are some weiiiiird things going on out there, let me tell you...), when i ran across January Girl's blog - who, by the way, has some pretty sweet eye-makeup skills - and saw she had cobbled...
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New Year's Eve Look for Ex-Punk, Edie Sedgwick Lovin', Lazy Sick Chicks

December 31, 2017
Hey, Darlings! Just a quick NYE post before i gotta fly - i hope you're all doing something fabulous, even if that fabulous thing is just hanging out with family or your 17 Pomeranians or Pit-bulls or whatever. Or going to some insane party with 3 dates who don't know about each other...you cad. Here's my...
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Breakfast At Saks Fifth Avenue (with the Lovely Beauty Expert, Catharine)!

December 24, 2017
Florescent lights on the CTA aren’t doing me any favours... I'm no Holly Golightly, although i've always admired her Joie de Vivre. And sometimes, particlarly in the midst of holiday chaos, you just need to take a little break and go to your favourite luxury store and get away for a bit. So, yesterday morning,...
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