Wednesday, 31 December 2014

Glamglow Gift Sexy



I really should've reviewed this set before Christmas as it would be a perfect gift. Nevertheless I wanted to show you this great set as you can still buy it and gift it to yourself! Have a look.

Tuesday, 30 December 2014

Dyptique Resine Candle Holiday 2014



This is the first time I actually purchase a Dyptique candle, and I decided to go for a holiday exclusive one! Let's take a look at this lovely candle in it's gorgeous packaging!

Help me choose my outfit for New Year's Eve!



I have chosen 7 possible outfits for New Year's Eve, yes, that's a crazy amount! So now it's time to get your help to choose which one is best for this year!

Sunday, 28 December 2014

My Fashion Sales Picks


I never used to be the sort who braves the sales, for some reason the masses of people, clothes piled high and the mess of it all never appealed to me. The few times I have been I never actually buy much. Online however, that's a different story...

Thursday, 25 December 2014

Merry Christmas Too Faced Beauty Wishes and Sweet Kisses Giveaway


Merry Christmas!! I really hope you're all having a wonderful Christmas surrounded by your loved ones. I wanted to give you a little Christmas present...

Tuesday, 23 December 2014

Surprise Trip to Barcelona : Day 3


I thought we wouldn't have much to do on a Sunday but Barcelona never sleeps and there was plenty to do and we had a wonderful time. Take a look at what we got up to on our third day in Barcelona.

Monday, 22 December 2014

My Christmas Wishlist



Some of you have wondered what things I actually have in my Christmas Wishlist, so I thought I'd show you what things I have been eyeing and I'd love to see under the Christmas tree!

Friday, 19 December 2014

Becca Shimmering Skin Perfector Spotlights review and swatches


If you're looking for a perfect little gift which isn't too expensive or over the top, I think I may have the perfect one: this trio of highlighters by Becca is a lovely set which will delight any makeup lover!

Thursday, 18 December 2014

Makeup and Beauty Gift Guide for Christmas


Here is the second part of my 24 item gift guide for makeup and beauty lovers. There are some really lovely products in this selection so make sure you take a look.

Wednesday, 17 December 2014

Outfit of the Day for International Show Jumping Competition Casas Novas

Every year CSI Casas Novas is one of the biggest events in the show jumping world and it marks the beginning of Christmas for me. It is organized by the founder of Zara, the multimillionaire Amancio Ortega and all the best riders and VIP attend this classy event.

Tuesday, 16 December 2014

By Terry Give Me 5 Smoky Eyes Kit review and swatches

If you want to treat someone or treat yourself to a really luxurious gift this Christmas take a look at this set By Terry has to offer. You get five products by this high end company to achieve the perfect smoky eye look.

Monday, 15 December 2014

High End Makeup and Beauty Gift Guide

Makeup and beauty is always a great gift for women at Christmas, and if you have a beauty junkie in your life there are so many exciting offerings this year. Today I'll be showing you 12 ideas for the beauty lover in your life!

Sunday, 14 December 2014

Surprise Trip to Barcelona : Day 2

Let me show you today what I did a week ago on my second day of my surprise trip to Barcelona. We had a full day of fun in this vibrant European city and the weather was cold but sunny which was all we could have hoped for!

Saturday, 13 December 2014

Chanel Les Quatre Ombres #234 Poésie Review, Swatches and Look


It's high time I got round to showing you this absolutely gorgeous Chanel quad. This new quad from the autumn États Poétiques Collection is a beautiful combination of colours for everyday use, with just the right about of sheen to make it extra special!

Thursday, 11 December 2014

TAG video: Youtube Relax or Despair?

The name of the tag is a bit strange but trust me when I say it's actually quite an interesting set of questions about recording and editing videos on Youtube. If you're interested in what goes on behind the scenes take a look at this video.

Wednesday, 10 December 2014

Surprise trip to Barcelona : Day 1



Last week my boyfriend suddenly announced we were going on a trip for the long weekend, four full days, but he didn't tell me where. Read about the first day of my surprise trip!

Monday, 8 December 2014

Black Friday Haul

I ended up falling for the marketing ploy and buying a few things on Black Friday. Not only some beauty products but a few mix and match from different stores. 

Friday, 5 December 2014

NARS Virtual Domination Cheek Palette review and swatches


Last year I missed NARS cheek palette and I regretted it the whole year as NARS cheek products are some of the best out there. This year I made sure I got this amazing cheek palette which has all you need for your cheeks: blushes, bronzer and highlighter. Let's take a closer look!

Thursday, 4 December 2014

Help me Pack for Surprise Secret Trip



My boyfriend suddenly announced we're going on a surprise holiday for four days somewhere. I have no clue where it could be so I'm not sure what to pack, take a look at what I've chosen.

Wednesday, 3 December 2014

Outfit of The Day : Jeans and Faux fur

I adore faux fur coats because they are fashionable and really dress up whatever you may be wearing. I used to keep my other faux fur jacket for when I go out but I can't keep this jacket locked in the wardrobe...it has to be used!

Tuesday, 2 December 2014

NARS Digital World Lip Pencil Coffret Review, Swatches and Lip Swatches


It's hard not to spend a tonne of money at Christmas: not only do we have to buy gifts for our loved ones but they also tempt us with holiday collections and amazing value sets. I always love NARS gifting sets and this lip pencil coffret is one of the best sets this Christmas.
I'll be showing it to you in detail with lip swatches too so you can make the right decision!

Monday, 1 December 2014

High end Haul: New Releases by Chanel and Dior

I have been a little naughty buying high end makeup, specially Chanel because they've had quite a few new interesting releases. I also have a new release by Dior so if you're thinking of buying something by these high end brands make sure you take a look at my video!

Sunday, 30 November 2014

Finish 10 Makeup and Beauty Items before New Year


I thought I'd set myself a challenge: to try and finish a few makeup and beauty items. We all know I have too much so I'm always happy to get through products!

Friday, 28 November 2014

Topshop MINE boots - THE boot for this autumn-winter



I just had to dedicate a full post on these boots because they are my most used item of clothing I have purchased this autumn. Let's have a closer look at these bestselling boots by Topshop.

Thursday, 27 November 2014

November Makeup and Beauty Favourites


I'm way too excited about the fact that it's the end of November because we're closer to Christmas! I've looked back at what I've been using this month and there are actually some oldies but goodies.

Wednesday, 26 November 2014

Dior Rouge Baume in Diorette review



I am the sort who doesn't usually get the whole tinted balm craze, my lips are quite pigmented so when I apply color to them I want to see a difference! Let me tell you now: the Dior Rouge Baumes are no ordinary balm...

Tuesday, 25 November 2014

Christmas Beauty Gift Ideas from Boots


Boots is an absolutely great place to shop, one is always tempted to pick up things in store and they have great 3x2 offers. I thought I'd show you some wonderful beauty sets you can pick up in Boots in store or online for your family (or for yourself!)

Monday, 24 November 2014

Topshop and Zara Haul



You seem to enjoy my clothes hauls and I also enjoy buying them (oops!) so today I have another fashion haul. This time it's a few items from Topshop and also from Zara.

Sunday, 23 November 2014

My Recipe for Surimi Pasta



This is one of those dishes I keep for days that I haven't actually bought anything to cook. It's easy to make and it's also very tasty and nutritious. It'll really look like you've made a great effort! Let's put on our chef's hat!

Friday, 21 November 2014

You Beauty Discovery Advent Calendar 2014





I wasn't expecting to have a beauty calendar this year because many sold out very quickly but my mum gave me a wonderful surprise when she appeared with this amazing beauty advent calendar! 

Thursday, 20 November 2014

My Evening Skincare Routine


Last week I showed you my facial cleansing routine so it was only fitting that I would show you the rest of my skincare routine. Today I'll be detailing my evening skincare routine.

Wednesday, 19 November 2014

Chanel Vitalumiere Loose Powder Foundation Review




Things seem to have come full circle to me: the first ever foundation I tried was a compact powder foundation by Clinique and now I am loving this brand new loose powder foundation by Chanel. Today I will be reviewing in detail this innovative high end product.

Tuesday, 18 November 2014

Benefit Cheeky Sweet Spot Box O'Blushes Review and Swatches


I really love it when beauty brands have holiday sets because I'm obsessed with Christmas and I think it's a great opportunity for them to showcase their best products. Benefit have done just that, and the Benefit Cheeky Sweet Spot Box o' Blushes is a real gem!

Monday, 17 November 2014

Autumn Makeup and Beauty Essentials


Now that the weather is getting colder I like to change my beauty and makeup routine. I do love autumn and I think the combinations we can use both in fashion and makeup are very exciting!

Sunday, 16 November 2014

Space NK Gift With Purchase Wish Upon a Star


I love a good GWP and Space NK always does amazing goody bags with truly indulgent gifts. There was one not too long ago and now they've got their Christmas one on Wednesday 19th November.
Take a look at the contents, conditions and my suggestions.

Friday, 14 November 2014

Black and Grey Outfit of the Day


I really love the way grey looks with light coloured hair and I thought this combination of grey and black was a nice everyday comfortable outfit for a warmer autumn day. 

Thursday, 13 November 2014

Makeup and Beauty Empties

I'm really excited to have finished a few makeup items so make sure you take a look at my makeup and beauty empties!

Wednesday, 12 November 2014

Topshop Freedom Advent Calendar




You can never have too many bangles, and I actually don't really have that much jewellery. So that is how I justified purchasing this year's Freedom jewellery advent calendar from Topshop. I will warn you already though, I will be showing the contents so don't slide to the last photo if you don't want to know what's inside!

Tuesday, 11 November 2014

Chanel makeover and first impressions of Chanel Vitalumiere Loose Powder Foundation


The other day I had the opportunity of getting a makeover and skin care consultation by one of the International Chanel Makeup Artists. I couldn't miss a chance like this so I headed over to the Chanel counter. 

Monday, 10 November 2014

My Cleansing Routine


One of the most important steps to having clear and radiant skin is to have a good cleansing routine. In today's video you can watch my complete morning and evening cleansing routine. 

Sunday, 9 November 2014

Five MAC Lipsticks for Autumn



Today I thought I would show you a selection of my five favourite MAC lipsticks for autumn. I would have included a couple more but they're limited edition and I don't want to show you something that's difficult to buy. Take a look at my selection...

Saturday, 8 November 2014

Boots N7 Advent Calendar



Ever since I was a little child I have loved advent calendars. It's a great way to get excited for Christmas and who doesn't love getting a little something everyday. I've only ever had chocolate advent calendars but for the first time I will be showcasing the Boots N7 Advent calendar.

Thursday, 6 November 2014

Questions and Answers video

I was completely overwhelmed by the amount of questions I received for my Q&A video, so first of all I wanted to say thank you to everyone who submitted a question. I was secretly fearing I wouldn't get any questions at all!

Wednesday, 5 November 2014

ASOS Autumn SALE picks



I just can't resist ASOS, there are always hidden gems to tempt me. The only problem with their page is that it can be a little overwhelming and hard to find what you're looking for, so I thought I would show you some star pieces that are very reduced.


Tuesday, 4 November 2014

Trying out Samples : Dior Star Foundation and Lioele Fresh Sun Screen









Who doesn't love a good sample? I certainly do and I've got quite a few to use and try out. I thought to myself  why don't I use these samples and give you my first impressions on the product? After all, that's what they're made for! 


So here are the two for this first installment: 


Saturday, 1 November 2014

Chanel Rouge Allure Gloss review


I'm not much of a gloss girl and yet Chanel has managed to entice me with their newest release. Today I will be showcasing this luxurious gloss which I have been enjoying this past week.


Thursday, 30 October 2014

October Makeup and Beauty Favourites

I can't believe October is over and we're heading towards Chritmas!! Specially since the weather is so warm here and sunny, it's almost like summer! 
It's time for me to show you what makeup and beauty products I've been using and loving this month of October!

Wednesday, 29 October 2014

Smartly Dressed for the Dog Show



Our Sundays aren't usually too exciting but this time we spent the morning competing with our French bulldog at a Dog Show and the afternoon by the sea. I wanted to wear something smart for the show but at the same time comfortable as I'd have to walk the dog.

Monday, 27 October 2014

Topshop and ASOS Haul


Today I will be showing you some recent purchases in Topshop and ASOS.