Tuesday, 28 October 2014

Top 5 Tuesday | Lipstick

[no flash/natural light]

I have linked all the lippies to their websites:

I know your probably thinking why has she got lots of corals and brights in her 'top 5' if it's now autumn and winter? Well I think even though it's autumn there's nothing wrong with coral/pink lips is there? I will let you be the judge of that but for now these are the lipsticks I wear most.

They are all in fact very moisturizing which is another reason I love them but they are all sold for a reasonable price which doesn't break the bank, well my purse anyway haha. 

As always any questions or requests you have for me can be commented below and I will be sure to get back to you :)

Thanks so much for reading x x

Monday, 27 October 2014

Liebster Award

Thanks to Karen and Nikki for nominating me :)

The Rules:

1. Display the Liebster Award logo at the top of your post.

2. Thank and link back to the person who nominated you.

3. List 11 facts about yourself.

4. Answer the 11 questions they have passed.

5. Create 11 questions to ask your nominees.

6. Choose your own nominations.

I nominate:

11 Facts About Me

1. I have NO SENSE OF SMELL at all, which sucks.

2. I love primark and go there way to much

3. I am incredibly jumpy x10

4. I have never dyed my hair

5. I love theme parks

6. I love horror films

7. Christmas is my favorite time of year, love it!

8. I am quite a creative person

9. I worry way too much about nothing most of the time

10. Guinea pigs are my favorite animal ever and I will have them one day, hopefully :)

11. My middle name is Rose

Your Questions

What's the one beauty or make up product you keep stocked up at all times?

Hmm maybe baby lips as my lips get really dry and chapped so can't live without them haha

What's your nightly skincare routine?

A good moisturizer, toner/cleanser and eye cream is a must.

Coffee or tea?


What would be the title of your life story if made into a movie?

I don't know never really thought about it, maybe my name or something?

Who would play the lead character?

Someone I knew well or reminded me of me (don't know if that made sense but oh well)

Describe your current fashion style?

I am definitely a girly girl, but most of the time if I like something I will most likely end up buying it :)

What's been your worst wardrobe disaster?

 When I went through a phase of wearing headbands (I have no problem with them) as I wore a different one everyday and most of them were okay but I had big chunky glittery ones & ones with cartoons on haha I guess I liked them at the time

Whos your favourite author and why?

I'll be honest and say i'm not one to read books, I read magazines and online though. I would have to say John Green as I have read a few of his and really enjoyed them.

Name three things you have in your handbag?

It depends on where I am or going but I would say a Lip balm, Mirror (vein) and some sort of food to keep me going

What's your favourite self-written blog post to date? (post link also)

Hmm maybe this one here.

If you could swap lives with someone for one week who would it be?

Probably someone famous which sounds odd, but I'm just curious to see what their lives would be like

My questions to you:

1. What are you most proud of?

2. How tall are you?

3. Dresses or Jeans?

4. What's your favourite colour?

5. What sort of music do you listen to? 

6. Where do you come from?

7. How did you come up with your blog name and what's the reason behind it?

8. What's your least favourite food?

9. Do you have any habits?

10. What do you like to do in your spare time?

11. What do you like to watch on tv?

I really enjoyed writing this blog post a lot :)

Any questions can be commented below as I will be sure to answer them for you:)

See you soon x 

Sunday, 26 October 2014

My Dressing Table Essentials

Brush Holder/Pot - Wilko

This is where I keep most of my brushes, eyeliners and shadow sticks.

Flowers - Tk Maxx

 Cute Floral China Plate - Charity Shop

Pink Stone - Claire's
'M' Scrabble Ring - Random Trinket Shop
Gold Stud Earrings - Claire's

I do have a lot more jewelry than this don't worry these are just the ones I wear most :)

Hope you enjoyed having a sneak peek into my room :)

Thanks for reading, byeee :)x

Friday, 24 October 2014

Natural Make Up

Hello everybody, hope your all having a lovely day :)

So I found a photo I took right before I went out last week and liked the make up I was wearing :)

(click to enlarge and don't judge my eyebrows I so need to get them done ;) )

 This parka looks so big for me, does anyone else own a parka that they can actually fit their heads inside without being swallowed by it? haha.

Although the first image is shown of me being eaten alive by my new parka this was the make up I was wearing that day, unfortunately I can't remember everything I had on my face which is soooo anoying as i'm always changing and trying out new products hmm, does anyone else do this? Please let me know, but I can definatly tell you a fair few pieces of make up I used this day :)

Rimmel Match Perfection Foundation
Natural Collection Powder
Seventeen Glow - Pink Bronze

Rimmel WOW lash mascara

Natural Collection Lipgloss - Fondant (new fave)

And that's all I can remember but you get the general idea I hope :)

As always any questions you have for me to answer can be commented below :)

Thanks ever so much for reading andd goodbyee x

Thursday, 23 October 2014

One Lovely Blog Award

Firstly thanks to Mimi, NatalieLaura and Erin for nominating me :)

The Rules:

1. You must display the award logo at the top of the post.
2. You must thank the person/people who nominated you and leave a link to their blog in your post.
3. You must add this set of rules so your nominees will know what to do.
4. You must add 7 facts about yourself in the post.
5. You must nominate 5 other blogs and leave links to their blogs in the post.
 6. You must let the people know you've nominated them.
7. You must follow the person who nominated you on Bloglovin.

I nominate:

7 Facts About Me:

1. My favorite colors are peach, pink, orange & mint blue, for now, they could change though.

2. A wardrobe fell on me when I was little, but I was okay and am okay now haha.

3. I have a massive phobia of sharks, ask anyone who knows me and they will tell you that. I'm so scared that I sometimes get scared of watching finding nemo (yes you can laugh)

4. Sticking with the sea theme, I am also terrified of the sea. I'm fine when you can stand and see all the little fish but when you go deeper in and all you can see miles and miles below you umm noway!

5. Pizza is my favortie food.

6. My birthday is the day after bonfire night :0 not long now :) 

7. When I was little I cut all of my sisters hair off haha oops :/ my mum was not impressed.

Wednesday, 22 October 2014

Recent Buys

Hello everybody,
I recently bought a few items from boots so I thought I would share them with you.

❤ Batiste Dry Shampoo - Floral & Flirty Blush
❤ Rimmel Scandeleyes Eye Shadow Crayon - 011 Bluffing
❤ Natural Collection Lipgloss - Fondant
❤ Natural Collection Loose Powder - Neutral Translucent 

If you would like me to review these products after I have used them for a while please let me know and I will be sure to do that for you :) 

Byeee x

Monday, 20 October 2014

Bridesmaid Hair Tutorial

1. Take a section of hair at the side of your head and start to french braid as normal.

2. As you continue to braid, twist the sections of your hair to make a letter C shape and finish braiding your hair into a singular plait and secure it with a bobble. 

3. Take your braid and twist it up into a bun and secure it using bobby pins/hair clips to make sure it doesn't fall out through out the day and you can also hairspray your hair just for that extra hold. The hairspray I use is shockwaves which you can buy it from superdrug HERE it's really not expensive at all.

I also added a few flowers around her braid as I thought it looked prettier with them, unfortunately I do not own a tiara which would have made this hairstyle look even better but oh well. 

Sorry if I didn't describe that very well ahah

Saturday, 18 October 2014

What's In My Make Up Bag?

I had a few requests on this post so here you go :)

Rimmel Stay Matte Powder & Maybelline BB Cream

Collection Lasting Perfection Concealer - Fair 1

Rimmel Accelerator Endless Mascara 

Rimmel Scandaleyes Eyeliner 

Body Shop - Born Lippy Raspberry

Nevada - Topshop Lipstick

Expert Face Brush - Real Techniques

Thursday, 16 October 2014

Chit Chat & Followers

Heyy, firstly thank you so so much to those of you who have followed me :) x x

I'm currently chilling in my onsie, with my hair up in a messy bun, reading my Company Magazine and thinking of new blog post ideas for you guys.

I know this was a shortie but I'm going to start posting more frequently, just to let you know  :D 

Sunday, 12 October 2014

My Favorite Skincare Products


I love this moisturizer and would agree with everything it says on the bottle.
Since using this my skin looks and feels so much softer and hydrated which is great for me because I have quite dry skin especially in winter. It doesn't feel oily on my skin when I apply it which is always one of the worst things I find in a moisturizer, it also doesn't take too long to sink into your skin which is another bonus.

This also I love and have been using for a little while longer. My mum has always been a fan of nivea moisturizers and so have I. I'll just apply this before I go to bed if I feel like my skin needs that extra bit of oomph.

Toners & Cleansers

 I am a massive fan of this brand and have been for a long time now as I just can't find anything I don't like or won't continue to use after I buy it. Everything I've ever tried from clean and clear has worked for me :) I love this toner it's amazing and I can't recommend it enough, it's perfect for taking makeup off or just even a quick refresh at the end of the day and makes you skin feel cool and clean.

Love,love,love this so much.
It's such a quick way of taking your make up off ( I promise i'm not lazy,I do take great care of my skin ;) ) knowing your not going to skip a step in the process. Because there are no added perfumes in this product its perfect for sensitive skin which I do have but not too bad. This ticks all the boxes for me and also really cheap and is sometimes on offer at boots :)

Yes you guessed I love this a lot too haha. I didn't really know what too expect from this when I first got it but i'm so glad that I picked it up when I did. You basically pump this into your hands and rub it into your face and if you like, your neck (if that floats your boat) and it just sinks right in like a moisturizer which you then take off with warm water. It keeps my skin hydrated all day and you can even wear this under makeup.


 This is also one of my faves although it may look like I haven't used it for long believe me when I say I have, which is another thing I like about their products is that they last a long time even if you do choose to use them daily. This is a nice routine to do before bed or when your skin doesn't feel at it's best and after using this it feel cooler and smooth. I just can't fault this at all and i'm defiantly going to be re-purchasing this after it runs out.

I hope you found this post in some way helpful, I know i'm not the best at describing things but i'm sure i'll get better.

Saturday, 11 October 2014

The Knitting & Stitching Show | Alexandra Palace

(warning very picture heavy post)

A few days ago I went to London for a textiles exhibition and I absolutely loved it as it was right up my street. It was full of cute and inspirational hand made trinkets and beautiful art work. I would love to go again as I enjoyed it so much and found it helpful as well as educational. Click here which will take you to their website.

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