Monday, August 8, 2011

Smoke & Glitter~ Pic Heavy

So this is a delayed post from the other weekend.. we had hired out a bus for my aunties birthday & decorated it & went out for tea to a place that's about 25 minutes out of town.. by the time we had picked everyone up it took us over an hour & we had (between us girls) 5 bottles of champagne 0_o
Anyway, I went smokey again but decided to add some glittaa & I was going to do lashes but ran out of time 'coz I did my aunties makeup before..... pics of that at the end!




Playing around with the colours.. this is probably more correct.
Before I changed my clothes.. coz I like the way my hair looks he he

Added some lipgloss because I wasn't too happy with the lip colour.... after all of those damn photos >.<
I also layered some Nyx Iris over Revlon Nude Attitude (whats wrong with that picture.. bahah), but that's the basics. For the eyes I first used The Face Shop uh Shimmer Stick in silver then Stila Kitten & then the black shade in that palette, then Pixie Epoxy over that & Nyx Purple Glitter. Cheeks- Nyx Natural Cream blush, MAC Peachykeen & Nyx White pearl chrome e/s

~Aunties Makeup~
 She doesn't wear eyeshadow often but I take after her in loving beauty & makeup, & she lives 2 houses down which makes it very convenient :) I used Nyx JEP in Yoghurt, the Naked Palette (ba-da-bummm) & if I can recall it was Sin, Smog, Darkhorse & Creep for the e/l
Thanks for looking gals! Ha ha sorry about soo many pictures, I take heaps & then go through them all on photofiltre (which is a huge process- I crop, re-size, & compare against each other) & normally its a bit hard to choose between them. Lol :P

16 comments:

  1. Your eyes look so pretty! I love how glittery they look =)

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  2. You look like Leighton Meester!
    I love how you did your makeup!
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  3. Thanks honeys.... :)
    @little petite I get leighton meester so much but I don't see it *that* much! However I'm a huge fan of hers... I might take some inspiration from her makeup

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  4. Just found your blog, your makeup looks so pretty and I really like the light shimmer color. I need to try that more often. Amazing pics of you!

    Following you now

    xoDale
    I have a fashion blog here in San Francisco
    www.savvyspice.blogspot.com

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  5. I LOVE the look! I agree though, I like the lip color better with the gloss on top. I love the cream blush on you! Your cheeks look so glowy! Very nice! And your Auntie's makeup looks super pretty as well! Good work!

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  6. thank you dale!! I'm following you too :D

    @starryskies thanks so much!! I hate how i take so many pics & then decide that I didn't like it XD hrmm I think I applied more blush then I usually do but I really liked it too, thanks!! <33

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  7. You are so beautiful and I love your smile. The blush that you're wearing here really adds a lot to the look and I absolutely LOVE it! I really need to use my glitter more...

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  8. That's amazing how you did your makeup! Very impressive!

    Following! x

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  9. i luv the look~~~i think its dramatic for night time, but also simple enough for a day time look~~~great job~~~


    Jessy
    threenothing.blogspot.com

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  10. ARGH You're looking stunning!! Love the whole look... hair & make-up :)

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  11. @3 Girls Blog
    aww you are so sweet, thank you!! I hope your not talking about the last pic- my smile is horrible!! & i just noticed that my face is the same in all the pics, haha! Thanks again hun!!

    @hedda aww thank you!

    @jessy thanks so much hun,, I would probably not use so much black & get rid of the glitter, plus tone down the blush for day time though!

    @charlotte thank you :)

    @make-me up hehe thanks sweets!!!

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  12. Beautiful makeup look and so glittery <3 it.

    xoxo Angelique

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  13. I am loving the glitter, you and your auntie both look pretty!:D

    ***** Marie *****
    allthingsmarie.com
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  14. Thank you Angelique & Marie <3

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