Sunday, 17 April 2016

2016 Makeup Favourites (So Far)

2016 Makeup Beauty Favourites So Far Flat Lay Base Eyes Lips highlight Urban Decay Benefit Anastasia Beverly Hills The Balm ColourPop

We're about a quarter of the way through the year, so I thought it would be worth looking at my favourite makeup bits and pieces so far this year.  Some of these are still favourites which I included in my 2015 Makeup Favourites post, and some of them are new finds.

Tuesday, 12 April 2016

Urban Decay Cosmic 24/7 Glide On Eye Pencil Set

Urban Decay Cosmic 24/7 Glide On Eye Pencil Set Neutral Kohl Liners Mini

I am loving Urban Decay lately, I am using so many of their products every single day at the moment.  I was on the lookout for a brown pencil kohl-style eye liner, and I stumbled across this Cosmic set of the Urban Decay 24/7 Glide On Eye Liners.  I am an absolute sucker for anything miniature so I just couldn't resist, even though I'd never tried any of their eye liners before.

Saturday, 9 April 2016

Birthday Afternoon Tea

Home made birthday afternoon tea food and drink on Cath Kidston plates perfect for Spring

Yesterday was my Mum's birthday! As we already have a meal out booked and she spent the last few days in a luxurious spa hotel with my Dad, my sister and I decided to surprise her with a home made afternoon tea for when she got home from her mini-break.  After a browse on Pinterest (see my Afternoon Tea Pinterest board here), we picked out the bits we liked the most and gave them a shot.

Sunday, 27 March 2016

Liquid Lipsticks

Liquid Lipstick Collection Colour Pop Sephora Born Pretty NYX

The beauty blogging world has gone mad for liquid lipsticks lately, myself included.  I am definitely not one for keeping up with lipstick maintenance - I will leave that bright red shade wear of until I'm left with an unsightly ring around my lips before I remember to reapply, so these matte long lasting shades are right up my street.  I don't have a huge collection, but I have quite a few liquid lipsticks now and I can't stop reaching for them.

Friday, 25 March 2016

Books I Never Stopped Thinking About

Books I Never Stopped Thinking About Kindle Flat Lay

Sometimes, I finish a book but find myself still thinking about it weeks, months, even years afterwards.  They aren't always the best stories, or the most well-written, but they always have something about them - maybe a character, a plot twist or even just a few words - which stay with me,