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Chokers + metallics = party party party

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On the weekend, I went to a cocktail birthday party. The outfit was all very last-minute after a few mini-crises resulted in some last minute changes; but I think it still turned out looking pretty funkeh fresh (if I do say so myself) due to some beautiful accessories and shiny shiny makeup.

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The Essentials: Flares, Mules and Highlighter

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Today I bring you a [possibly controversial] outfit choice consisting of patch-work flared denim, brown leather mules and very shiny makeup. I think, like many of my outfits, the star of this look is the denim and these jeans make me feel very 70s Farah Fawcett as soon as I put them on.

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Currently Wearing: YSL ‘rouge volupte shine #19′

IMG_0393I know I really like a lipstick when I wear it for more than a week, every single day. I have so many lipsticks lined up on my dresser, that I like to change it up pretty regularly. Enter my new YSL ‘rouge volupte shine’ in #19- this lipstick delivers everything I could ever ask for in a sheer[ish] lip colour and I’ve been wearing it non-stop.

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Beauty Hall Part 2: Myer, Chanel, Shu Uemura, Asos & ‘Drugstore’

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Here is part two of my big beauty haul! The first part was all products from Mecca and this post is a big collective haul of everything else. Some #feelingspendy moments are happening up in here.

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The Best Jeans in the World?!

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If I had to name 10 inanimate things that I love, denim would be listed because I think it’s just so great. I feel like I could just keeping buying pair after pair of jeans and never truly feel complete; you can never have enough denim! Going along with the whole ‘top 10′ trend here, if I had to name my top 10 brands, Sass & Bide would easily make the cut so it should be pretty obvious that denim+Sass&Bide=the best pair of jeans ever created.

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Napoleon Perdis Collection Launch: Slim Aarons

101Just over a month ago, I was lucky enough to be invited by my lovely friend Tahnee (see her awesome and beautifully-written blog here and her very profesh, journalistic twitter here) to a Napoleon Perdis event launching his new Slim Aarons Collection. Now that I’ve had a good amount of time to fully test out the products, I am ready to review!

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JULY FAVOURITES: Dior, Lipstick Queen, Armani, Anastasia Beverly Hills, The Balm, Maybelline, Palmers & De Lorenzo

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This month is a tad different to normal, because it only has one skincare fave and lots of makeup. I feel like I want to change up my skincare a bit, so in Priceline’s 40% skincare sale I went a bit crazy- fingers crossed, the craziness pays off and some skincare will feature next month. Also planning a haul from the sale too! Anyways, here are my favourites from the month of July!

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Dressing Like Royalty

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I think one of my favourite things about going away for a holiday is dressing up at night to go out for dinner. Holidays (hopefully) = relaxation, so unlike getting ready for a night out after a full day of uni or a busy weekend, I get to fully enjoy the process of getting ready without the rush and unavoidable tiredness that comes with non-holiday life. I recently went away to the coast for a few nights and was able to embrace the leisurely prep time. Continue reading

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Beauty Haul Part 1: Mecca

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I’ve recently been shopping like crazy and truly #FeelingSpendy, so I thought I would post some hauls. I’ve separated it into two parts; firstly all the stuff from Mecca Cosmetica/ Mecca Maxima, and the second post will feature all my other stuff from lots of different places jumbled together. The Mecca haul is definitely the most exciting; it was my birthday about 6 weeks ago so these things were all bought with gift vouchers or were birthday presents which is super exciting! I’m so far, very happy with pretty much everything! Continue reading

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