Favorite Everyday Makeup

As the weather changes so does my style, and lately my makeup has been reflecting that. Backing away from my normal glitter and glitz I’ve been loving simple but stylish makeup as seen on Kim Kardashian during the Met Gala in 2018. Looking at the latest makeup trends on Instagram it looks like big eyes,…

Marie Claire in Canberra

On the 5th of April the talented women from Marie Claire came to Canberra for the first ever Beauty and Fashion Night at the Canberra Center. Lead by magazine editor Nicky Briger, the event featured styling advice from people in the industry along with a surprise guest. The night was a dream, full of fashion…

The Essence of Meraki

At a time when the Canberra fashion industry is almost nonexistent, two girls have come along and helped change the game. On the 24th of March a locally inspired fashion show took place at the Fitters Workshop in Kingston. Meraki, meaning to do something with soul, creativity or love, certainly lived up to its name.…

The Lust List: March/April Edition

Another month, another self-imposed no-buy. Life is busy and my bank account can’t keep up so here’s a list of things I can look at but won’t touch…yet. This is my latest lust list. The Urban Decay Reloaded Palette: When this first launched online I was hesitant. Nothing would be as iconic as the original…

Valentine’s Day Moodboard

‘I don’t know how you are so familiar to me–or why it feels less like I am getting to know you and more as though I am remembering who you are. How every smile, every whisper brings me closer to the impossible conclusion that I have known you before, I have loved you before–in another…

Sugar, Spice and Everything Nice

Almost everybody has a sweet tooth and the Gingerbread Spice palette certainly helps with those cravings. Released as a limited-edition during Christmas 2018 it caught the eye of beauty lovers and Too Faced aficionados including myself. Gingerbread Spice has 18 warm toned shades, a mix of mattes, shimmers and pearls that can be combined to…

My Story

The days I don’t want to get out of bed are the hardest. When sleep sticks to my eyelashes as they flutter in the morning light, but I know I need to get up and face the day, because if I stay in bed any longer my whole day will be ruined with nausea, dehydration,…

Bare All: New Nude by Huda Beauty

Theres something classic about going nude. Huda Beauty has redefined the “nude” palette with the release of New Nude, a revamp of a classic with a touch of attitude. Featuring 18 shades, the palette has a mix of warm and cool tones, perfect for creating any look, from opulence to minimalist. The shades Bare, Lace,…

Glitter Storm: A Hint of Glitter-tude

Some things are just essential. 2018 brought the beauty world some amazing products that wowed some fans, divided others and showed new aspects of personality and diversity in the brands. However, as the year ends there is one new palette that is almost an essential. Glitter Storm by Ciate London is new, and stands out…

Summer Mood Board

The season of adventure. I might not be able to afford all of this but a girl sure can look. These are the trends I love for Summer. Makeup Nudes, golds and soft pinks, reminiscent of a Summer sunset. The makeup I love for Summer reminds me of the season itself. Apply gold highlight to…