Sunday, 26 June 2011

Sunday Snapshots: Instagram Style 002.

One. Blacktrack fluid line by MAC is my new love. I apply it to my top lash line with an Eyes Lips Face studio angled brush and wing it out a bit at the ends. It takes me a little while to do it at the moment but hopefully with practise it'll soon take no time at all.

Two. I stumbled across Glamour magazine with the mini Benefit freebies inside and although I was going to get all three, I decided to be good and just get Benetint. Posie tint is too similar in colour to a lot of products I already have but I'm starting to regret not picking up high beam as well. But nevermind, I adore Benetint as a stain on the lips. It's such a pretty colour!

Three. Thick slipper socks aren't something I should be wearing at the end of June. It should be too warm but it's not & Ralphie likes to bite them!

Four. I'm going through an 'I'm incredibly bored with my hair' phase so I purchased the John Frieda lightening spray thingy that's supposed to lift blonde hair within 3-5 uses. I haven't seen much of a difference just yet but we'll see. I also gave the layers in my hair a bit of a trim. I'm sure any hairdressers would have had a fit watching me do it but I think it turned out alright!

Five. Ralphie got photoboothed! I think he looks like a cute cartoon character here! Ahh I just love him. He's such a cutie!

Six. I got this adorable polka dot dress from Peacocks a couple of days ago and I adore it! It's the perfect shape, has a little tie at the waist and reaches my knees. I'm trying to stay away from floral patterns because I have a wardrobe full of them so this beauty is perfect! My little town only has a couple of clothes shops and Peacocks is one of them so I have a feeling I'll be popping in there a lot. I wish they'd give me a job, I would love to make use of the staff discount if they get one!

Have you had a good weekend?
xoxo

17 comments:

  1. I got high beam, and really glad I did actually. I'm not one for a shiney/glimmering face, but for a night out- it looked really pretty.
    My friend used the blonder stuff & it worked WELL!! Make sure you don't over use it though, and it started to send her more of a gingery shade
    x

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  3. Good choice on the fluidlide, it's amazing eh!! It's time for me to buy a new pot *sobs*

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  4. that dress is gorgeous! love it! x

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  5. Good to hear you're liking fluidline, I've been so tempted to buy it. My friend swears by it and says it hardly budges all day. Love the polka dot dress, I don't own anything polka dot atm actually, one of my favourite prints (after stripes of course haha) xx

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  6. Ooh let us know how the lightening spray goes, my ombre has gone a bit dull and I don't want to bleach again so that might do the trick.
    I love that dress, such a cute cut and pattern!

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  7. Love your dress, it's really pretty! The "go blonder" has worked amazingly on my hair. I haven't had to do my roots in 6+ months!

    xx

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  8. the dress is so pretty :) Ralphie's so cute as well!

    half the world away.

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  9. Awww... Poor Ralphie! But he still looks cute though! ;) X

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  10. I love blacktrack as well! Just a tiny warning (you probably already know) be really, really careful about sealing the lid tightly and maintaining room temperature. I moved, it was about an hour drive, and mine cracked. It was only about ten degrees F warmer than normal, and it was sealed well, but I have no idea what happened.

    Also, it is so cold here in the States! My boyfriend just bought me cashmere socks... and it is nearly July! I'm constantly freezing.

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  11. Ralphie looks crazy there! I love Benetint!

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  12. this makes me want to get an iPhone so bad just because of instagram XP i'm still on the hunt for the perfect smudge-proof gel eyeliner. i hope mac fluid line would work for me! :/

    - Coco

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  13. @Elise - It's super pretty!
    @Steph - I never notice much of a difference with highlighters usually but everyone's loving this so I think I've missed out big time! silly me hehe.
    @Florence - :)
    @Jess - I love it! It's so easy to apply with a brush!
    @The Style Box - It is lovely. Peacocks have some beautiful pieces at the moment!
    @Sarah - Definitely give it a go. I love polka dots too and this is my first polka dot item of clothing!
    @Emma Jade - I will do! I've heard lots of good things about it!
    @Charlotte - Ooh that's amazing! Hopefully I'll start seeing a bit of a difference soon!
    @Helen - Thank you!
    @Mademoiselle Lala - Hehe
    @Kat - Ooh thanks for the heads up!
    @Hollie Ann - I know hehee
    @Coco - Hehe I love instagram! Really like the fluidline, it does transfer a little bit on me though so it's not perfect!

    xoxo

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  14. I like your slipper socks and dress. :)

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  15. I kind of wish I'd picked up Benetint rather than Posie Tint! I adore that dress on you, it's lovely.

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