It’s all about MAC and Bobbi

Hi !

Long time no blogging. It has  been busy busy busy, so I decided to step away. Blogging has got to be enjoyable, its one of my hobbies :). When too much is happening , I will step away , its as simple as that !

So recently I realised that all my current makeup was either Bobbi Brown or MAC. That’s a first for me, normally Clarins, Lancome, YSL  and Chanel  feature in some shape or form.

Starting a new job, I wanted a natural look that would see me through the day, with the smallest of touch ups.

So with out further ado !

Base: I’m still using MAC face and Body and  I’m loving it. My skin is really good at the moment and this gives a sheer finish.that stays put all day.  Not too sure how this will alter once summer kicks in, I will keep you posted.

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Eyes: Bobbie Brown Long wear cream eye shadow, this stuff rocks. Once applied this baby aint going no where, it’s bloody marvelous. ‘Malted’ is my go to day time shade, a stunning neutral that brightens and evens out my lid and socket. I apply with my BB cream shadow brush and soften the edges with my ring finger. Check out the fabulous range of neutral shades, I also have stone pink and love slate.

I then tightline my upper water line using the iconic BB longwear gel eyeliner. I go between Black ink and Colbalt Ink and again use a BB brush to apply. The ultra fine eyeliner brush is a fabulous and so easy to use.  Once set, again this doesn’t budge and I don’t that that gloopy inner corner eye thing going on either !

I finish off with MAC In Extreme Dimension Mascara. Once I mastered the brush …. its great, gives volume , curl and its doesn’t budge . I wear dimensional black.

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Cheeks: Although it gets mixed reviews I love MAC Cremeblend in Brit Wit, a subtle dusty rose.I apply using MAC 132 Duo Fibre foundation brush and soften the edges with my fingers. As I have an oilier skin I find this texture lasts longer than the BB pot rouge which has been a longtime favorite, but can slid off my face!

And finally lips : I am loving MAC Cremesheen Glass. A smooth creamy gloss that glides on and stays put for a while. I truly hate the name of my perfect shade Boy Bait, but its a great nude.

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So all I can say is these are fabulous products work for me, they have lasting power! Please feel free to share any great products that work for you, always love recommendations 🙂

Happy Shopping

Cheers

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Shoe of the week

I am loving the Love Bug Block Heel Chelsea Boots from Office.

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Chelsea style ankle boot in a beautiful burgundy leather. A classic pull on boot and a little block heal which is perfect for day or night.

£68.00 from Office here

Happy Shopping

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Shoe of the week

A great all rounder for the coming spring and summer seasons.

These flats from Mi Piaci are perfect for 9-5 and will take you into evening with ease.

The Action Dress Flat

Take your pick from the 3 colour ways.

Black and white, nude and gold or black and patent.

Available in sizes 36 -42 .

$240 from Mi Piaci  here

Happy Shopping

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Shoe of the week

From Isabel Marant the

Rowi cal- hair, leather and suede ankle boot.

Inspired by the Punk era, I’m loving these boots, they are like a blast from the past !

Be inspired, whats not to love, pure style.

NZ$780 / £433 here

Happy Shopping

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RIVER ISLAND LTD EDITION

The email read, get or regret it !

And I can see why, some of the limited edition pieces from the new River Island Women’s Black Collection are stunning.

Here are some of my fave picks

I think these fight well and truly above their price point,simply gorgeous.

To view the full limited edition range click here

Happy Shopping

Cheers !

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Studded Suede Jacket

I am in love with this studded suede jacket, this has shot to the top of my wishlist ! For the record my husband just doesn’t get it, come on Mr G 🙂

Karen Millen AU Studded Suede Jacket.

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With a fresh modern nod to the 70’s this suede studded stunner is a great staple.

From boardroom to bar, A crepe culotte with a Stella McCartney brogue

or brunch , grab your frayed denims and finish with your fave trainers. These Golden goose Super Star Leather and Haircalf Sneakers are delish!

Karen Millen jacket $1125.00 here

Happy Shopping

cheers!

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Hood Ornament Kimono

From the Queen of fabrics !

Trelise Cooper Kimono.

A beautiful rich velvet mesh fabric, this piece is perfect for all seasons. Styled on line with a great sporty combo for spring and summer, I can easily see this piece finishing off an evening look  the autumn winter party season too.Classic skinnies or a fabulous slip dress, layer up, grab your heels and party !

Available from Trelise Cooper here $269.00

Happy Shopping

Cheers

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