Purple & Gold

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I've wrapped presents like this before... with purple wrapping paper and gold ribbon. That's what inspired this look. You can check out my other holiday looks:   Green & Silver, a Golden Look, a Burgundy & Bronzey-Gold, and a Blood & Gold. Whta can I say, I had to use Sugarpill (affiliate link) again. Eyes: TFSI Sugar[...]

Guest Post at Suzie Homemaker

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Please check out my Guest Post at Suzie Homemaker! It's on the Red Velvet Chocolate Chip Cookies that I made (from the wonderful recipe at How Sweet It Is!

Stila Smudge Pots Review

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Back in April 2010 I picked up two Stila Smudge pots on Hautelook: Cobalt Clutch and Purple Pumps. I liked them well enough that I've used them on and off. They can be used as an eyeliner or an eye shadow, though I prefer to use them as a base to pop colors or as a liner. Recently, I also purchased Pomegranate via ebay, and with a purchase from Stila's deepl[...]

Sugared Rose

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This look turned out exactly the way I had envisioned it in my head. This one wasn't quite right, though it was interesting. This one was the best of my previous attempts. This one was ok. This was basically me practicing a more neutral look with a matte crease and browbone, and a bit of shimmer on the lid. I think it's flattering and it will work for when I[...]

WhimsyBeading Sale!

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The WhimsyBeading 20% off sale is still going strong. The code is: XMASHELP11 If WhimsyBeading makes 250 sales by Dec. 31st, one Facebook Fan will win a $50 gift certificate. Another one will win a coupon code for 36% off of everything! So if you like WhimsyBeading, go check them out :)

Monday's Look

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Monday I put together a look with Face Candy Couture's Cinnamon Swirl and MAC Copperplate. I actually ended up LOVING how my crease and browbone turned out. MAC's Copperplate and Blanc Type work wonderfully together, having a very smooth, easy to work with texture that isn't common with mattes. I ended up blending Cinnamon Swirl up onto Copperplate for a pre[...]