Wednesday, October 22, 2014

Fashion: Less is more

Hello Sweethearts,

for todays article I have a very cute and simple outfit. This is one of my new favourite outfits on a lazy day, when I still want to look fabulous.

Personal update:
For those wondering why I haven't posted any articles in a few weeks. That's because I organized a whole party week at my sorority. & now I'm between exams. So that's basically it, I was super busy & still am super busy but I do want to start blogging more.





The peach top with the lace collar is from Forever21. The black tank top under need is from H&M. The black leggings are from Zara. And the black ballerina shoes with flower detail are from Primark.



Monday, October 6, 2014

Unboxing: the Pretty box of September

Hello Sweethearts,

today I'm going to unbox the Pretty box of September. This is going to be a small and relaxed post. If you know me you know that I like to unbox my boxes with a cup tea in bed. My little spoil moment of the month.

 
 
 
 
 
 



 
 

The first product in the box is the Benefit cosmetics it's potent! eye cream. This cream helps freshen up the eyes and getting rid lines.

This is a sample size & costs €9.99.

 

The second item is the So susan cosmetics dual brow powder. I was a bit disappointed when I saw this products since I already received this one in another beauty box a couple of months ago. & I want my boxes to share the newest products not the old ones. Besides that I thought it would have been nice to receive another product of this brand. If you want to read what I wrote about this product when I received it for the first time than click here.

This is a full size product and costs €13.99.


The third  item is the L'orĂ©al paris color Richie nail art. These nail stickers are special because they have a 2d and 3d effect.

This product is full size & costs €8.49.


The fourth item is the So susan cosmetics concealer quad. I also received this product already in another box. Click here to read my first reaction to this product.

This product is full size & costs €22.99.


The fifth item is the Lip pencil by United cosmetics. This is a mineral based lip pencil that protects your lips against UV and is perfume free.

This product is full size and costs €8.50.



Friday, October 3, 2014

Huge haul: Forever21, Primark, MUA, H&M, Essie & Catrice.

Hello Sweethearts,

today I'm going to share what I bought in the month. Well actually couple of months since I placed my Forever21 order in half August. To be honest it took me so long because I actually wanted to film a haul video but I got ill. And than I got busy and before I knew it university started.
& I decided that today was the perfect day to finally put it all up on my blog, so let's begin!

(Disclaimer: most of the prizes I mention are of the top of my head so it can vary from the actual prize.)


The first items and clothing I bought are from Forever21. The lace scoop-neck tank top in burgundy was  €12.45. The Crochet yoke georgette top in peach was €14.95. The satin floral jumpsuit in navy and berry was €16.45.
The fauz stone bracelet in mint was €10.90. The faux stone dagger bib necklace (my personal favourite!) was €10.45. The faux gemstone statement necklace in gold pink was €9.90.




 
The make up items are (of course) from MUA. The brow define tinted brow mascara in the colour medium was €2.90. The lipstick in Tulip was €1.26.
The MUA luxe pretty edgy eye palette was €10.20. && the hall of fame palette was €5.03.
 
 
The next clothing and items are all from Primark. Beginning with the glitter pink dress with necklace that I got for €16. & The white blazer cardigan was €18.
 

The cutest pyjama bottoms ever with cats on them was €7.


The ballerina shoes at the top left were €5. The pink ballerina shoes with bow were €8. The glitter ballerina shoes were €5. The black ballerina shoes were €5.

 
The hair oil was €2. The glitter earrings were €2. The bracelet with white flowers was €4. The flower mirror necklace was €2. The shower cap was something like €2. The hello kitty band aids were €2.50. The cat gloves were €2.50. 

 

The glitter notebook (which I'm going to use for blogging stuff) was €2.50. The faking it self tan applicator mitt was €2.50.


The white dress was €16 && the plaited dress was €10.


The next couple of cute clothing items are from H&M. The lace crop top was 14.95. The white peplum top was €14.95. & the faux fur gilet was €34.95.


Of course I also bought some Essie nail polishes because there was a SALE! So I got (from left to right) Naughty nautical, I'm addicted, Take it outside & Too taboo.
Naughty nautical & Take it outside were 30% off which meant that I got them for €6.97 & I'm addicted & Too taboo were 50% off so I got them for €4.98.

Click here to see the swatch of Take it outside.


&& last but not least I also bought some new Catrice products (for research reasons) I got the Prime and fine anti-red base for €4.49 & the prime and fine anti-red coverstick €3.99.

I also got some new gorgeous black ankle boots from Primark but I forgot to take a picture. && two new NYX lipglosses. And that covers most of my spending of the couple of months.

If you want to see what I got from the new Essence line click here.




Wednesday, October 1, 2014

Lip product Tuesday: Essence lipsticks in Adorable matt!, I am yours!, I love cake pop & Matt wanted!

Hello Sweethearts,

this article was officially suppose to go up on my blog yesterday but because of some reasons it took till Wednesday to go up. Anyway I'm going to share my opinion and the swatches of the new Essence lipsticks in the colours 14 adorable matt!, 16 I am yours!, 17 I love cake pop & 18 matt wanted!.







(From left to right:) the first one is 14 adorable matt!, the second 16 I am yours!, the third 17 I love cake pop & the fourth  18 matt wanted!.

Essence about this product:
"longlasting love… you simply have to fall in love with the longlasting lipsticks by essence. the lipsticks provide your lips with intensive color for several hours without drying them out. you’re sure to find whatever you’re looking for – from bright pink to intensive red and chilled-out berry to subtle nude shades. the essence logo on the texture and the matt, black packaging with a ring of color to match the actual color of the lipstick are true eye-catchers!"

My opinion is that they're gorgeous colours vary from a true pink to a true red and everything in between. I do find them a having a true (not so nice) lipstick smell, which I'm not use to since the previous collection didn't have that smell.
My favourites from these four are I love cake pop because it's a bright pink yet it's still very wearable for an everyday look. & my second favourite is Matt wanted! because it's perfect for fall.

Want to see what other stuff I bought from the new Essence collection? Click here!




Sunday, September 28, 2014

Essence new product fall / winter haul 2014 part 2

Hello Sweethearts,

Essence recently released their new product line for autumn / fall / winter 2014.
The first part was released in August, to read that haul click here.
The second part was released a week ago. Of course I already bought a big part at that moment. But I kind of doubted if I should wait with the haul till I got everything I wanted from the new line. So basically that's what I did. I waited and completed shopping yesterday. I finally got everything I wanted. Which was harder than I'm used to since it kept being sold out or not available  yet at other locations.
Anyway let's check out what I got!!!


I like start with a picture showing what I got for this haul but a few products are missing since I bought them later && it would have taken a couple days before I could retake the picture. This is why I decided to just leave it this way. Since I want this haul up as soon as possible!


So the first thing I obvious bought as soon as I saw it, just to have it & because it looks like it could be a Benefit cosmetics product, is the How to make nude eyes make - up box.  I got it for €5.99. & I can't wait to show the products pictures of this product it's sooo nice!
The second thing I bought was the Liquid ink high shine eyeliner and matt eyeliner for €2.89.
I also got the say NO to dark circles colour correcting concealer for €1.99.
&& the effect eye pencil in the colour 01 Silver surfer for €1.99.


I also needed to have the 2 in 1 lash and brow comb for €1.89.


So for the lips I got a lot more. I also got a lip cream from the Hello Autumn collection in the colour 01 beauty-FALL red for €1.99.

From the new collection I got the lipsticks in the colours 14 adorable matt!, 16 I am yours!, 17 I love cake pop & 18 matt wanted! for €2.39.
& I got the lipliner in 13 transparent for €0.99.
I also got the XXXL shine lipgloss in the colour 33 fabulous fuchsia for €1.89.


&& when I went back to complete my collection I also bought the Studio nails nail & cuticle brush for €1.29.
The say NO to redness colour correcting concealer for €1.99.
&& the lipliner in 15 honey berry for €0.99. I'm still considering to also buy the lipliner is 14 femme fatale but I first want to see the colour in person.


What's your favourite product of Essence new collection?


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