It’s Beginning to Smell A Lot Like Christmas…

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Every year I buy the same Christmas candle at some point in November and it’s an achievement if it actually lasts until Christmas Day because I usually get a bit burn-happy and have to purchase another one just so I have something seasonally appropriate to light over dinner on the big day. I love it that… Read more »

My Cold Weather Edit: Layers to Lip Balm

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I don’t deal the best with the cold, if you can’t already tell by my year-round wearing of my fluffy, thick purple dressing gown. I’ve always got cold hands and feet and I relish in being covered in about five blankets and throws as I sleep because being warm and toasty makes me so darn… Read more »

Two New Brushes That Are Really Rather Snazzy

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It’s not often that I add new brushes into the fold, unless Real Techniques have a new launch out or there’s a MAC brush that my inner teen is still lusting for after all these years, so it’s a rare occurrence for two new ones to be welcomed to my stash in quick succession. That’s… Read more »

The Luxury Christmas Beauty Gift Guide

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This one is where things start to get slightly more luxe and swoony in the Christmas gift guide department. Now nothing is outrageous here, but it’s stuff that other halves of beauty lovers or those who are looking for a bit of Xmas list inspiration might want to pay attention to. Aside from some sets… Read more »

Hey Santa! What’s On My Christmas List…

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With all these Christmas shenanigans going on, I thought I’d let you in on what has made it onto my wishlist this year. Now it’s not like back in the day when I’d spend hours and hours pouring over the Argos catalogue making precise notes of what I’d like to see under the tree including… Read more »

Christmas Candles, Print Power & Lumie Light Love

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It’s time to bundle together the best of beauty, fashion and everything in between from the past seven days. Edited down to five of the top products, videos, posts, releases and the rest that have had me clicking away: 1. Laura Mercier’s Christmas Kits. There’s an absolute tonne of them this year and I can’t… Read more »

Lips & Tips: Two Things I’m Loving Right Now

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Recently I’ve got my mitts on two new(-ish) launches for lips and tips and I’m equally in love with both of them. Both are from brands that get an all-round thumbs up from me and I’m telling you now that all the following items are going to be real staples in my beauty stash from now… Read more »

My Current Makeup Rotation

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With the bulk of my makeup residing in my little apothecary-style unit, the daily things that I slap on my face are reduced to just a small makeup bag that I keep in the bedroom. I actually really like this set-up. Not only is it super quick and fuss-free getting ready in the morning because the… Read more »