OOTD: PREGNANT WEDDING GUEST FT ASOS MATERNITY

Outfit of the day posts have been pretty much non-existent since I became pregnant – mainly because I’ve been basically living out of the same few pairs of maternity leggings, loose vest tops and stretchy dresses for the past few months! I’ve also been staying home much more, so there hasn’t really been much occasion to dress up. This weekend was my…

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REVIEW: EYLURE CHERYL ‘FIRST DATE’ EYELASHES

As you might know by now, I have a *slight* addiction to false lashes. I just love the wide-eyed appearance and amped up flutter they give, and I’m permanently on a quest to get dense, flirty Disney Princess style lashes. Although I have tried permanent lash extensions before, I never get on with them. They seem to irritate my eyes and I…

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DRUGSTORE DUPE: TOO FACED BETTER THAN SEX VS L’OREAL MISS MANGA REVIEW

  Hello beauties Isn’t it great when you find a dupe for an expensive product? There are plenty of sites out there dedicated to finding and testing cheaper alternatives for big-name products, which shows we all have a fascination with value. Personally, I absolutely love a bargain as long as it performs. Equally, I don’t mind spending more on a product that…

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GLO & RAY COSMETICS REVIEW: GET YOUR GLO ON

Have you heard about Glo & Ray? They’re a hot new British cosmetic brand focused on bright colour, individual looks and professional beauty that will set hearts a-flutter for lovers of brands such as Illamasqua and Nars. I’d seen a lot of buzz about them online, so I was delighted to get my hands on some of their most sought-after products to review…

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AUGUST BEAUTY HAUL: URBAN DECAY, MAC, THE BODY SHOP + MORE

Hi All August has been a bit of a strange month, we feel like we’re in proper countdown for the baby to arrive and nothing feels settled. There’s been a feeling all month that we’re waiting for something to happen, although we’ve also been trying to make the most of life as it is before it changes forever. We needed quite a…

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WEEK 34 UPDATE

34 weeks has come around frighteningly quickly, I’m now only three weeks away from full term! Eeek! The nerves and the discomfort have both started to kick in this week, and suddenly it all feels very imminent. At the moment I’m just in an almost constant state of physical discomfort. Sitting down for too long hurts. Standing up for too long hurts.…

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WEEK 25 UPDATE

Hello All My neglect of my weekly pregnancy updates is definitely getting worse! It’s a combination of a busy few weeks and not too much changing on a weekly basis – everything seems to be quite settled with us at the moment. Definitely the calm before the storm… First of all, I’ve been away from home a lot in the past month.…

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OOTD & FOTD: FABB Birmingham

Hi puddings What would a blogger event be without the compulsory outfit and face of the day posts? To celebrate me abandoning my usual vanilla scruffiness for the day, I thought a little post was in order about my day out at the FABB bloggers event in Birmingham – you can read about what happened on the day here. I saw a lot…

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Life, Lately #2

How are you coping with the colder weather and dark evenings? I’m quite a fan of autumn, there’s a lot of good things about it (hot chocolates, nice coats, wearing boots, falling leaves), but the short days are hard to deal with – its now dark when I get up and dark when I come home! Welcome to my second ‘Life, Lately’…

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TAG: Lipstick Addict

“Heels and red lipstick will put the fear of God into people.” – Dita Von Teese Amen to that. There’s something about lipstick that makes us girls feel more pulled together, more capable, and ready to conquer the world. It can be no coincidence that in times of recession, sales of lipstick go through the roof –  after all, there’s a reason its…

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