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Purple Dreams EOTD

An EOTD With Too Faced’s Sweet Dreams Palette

Just thought I’d share the latest look I created using Too Faced’s Sweet Dreams Palette! It’s nothing special, but I gave steps anyway.

Tangerine Tango

Orange Lip Looks Part 4 – Tangerine Tango

I occasionally play this Korean, MMO dancing game. …Okay I’ll stop that minor detail of my nerd dom dead in its tracks. There’s a song in one of the lesser-played modes that’s a remix of the very popular and famous tango song, Por Una Cabeza. Around that same time, the old movie “Scent of a Woman” popped onto my TV. You know? The one with the famous tango scene featuring the same song? These coincidences, being a makeup junkie, inevitably led to thoughts of Tangerine Tango. Then I realized I hadn’t done an Orange Lip Look in a while and I decided to do one featuring orange tones strongly, rather than demurely as I’ve been doing.

Olive Oil

How To Soften A Makeup Brush

As I’m sure many of you know, I have a loving relationship with my MAC 187 brush. Not quite sonnet-writing, serenading love – but I do adore it. Now I’ll admit, a $42 USD brush is not an easy leap to make. It took a bad, hormonal day to push me to buy mine! So what was I to do when, 7 months of daily use found me staring at my 187 wondering why it had suddenly lost its softness?

Spiked Shoes

DIY Spike Embellished Shoe

I’m sure by now we’ve all seen (and seen again) the spike embellished shoes churned out by the likes of Sam Edelman and Christian Louboutin. And with good reason! I think these were probably the first designer shoe to enrapture me as much as Vivienne Westwood’s Rocking Horse shoes. As a reforming goth-punk it seems I am not yet recovered enough to be able to avoid the lure of spikes. Sweeeeeeeet sweeeeet spikes.

Sigma Flat Top Kabuki F80

Sigma F80 Flat Top Synthetic Kabuki – Review

As you know, during Black Friday there were a number of fabulous sales. My absolute favorite was Sigma’s Free Shipping offer! The site besieged, I clawed my way through and ignored un-loaded CSS to force through an order. You’ll find out what else I got in future reviews but for now enjoy this overview of a cult class: Sigma’s F80 Flat Top Synthetic Kabuki! Whee!!