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Entries for Monday, July 12 2010

Aromaleigh v1’s Hi-Fi Mattes collection

Aromaleigh v1’s Hi-Fi Mattes collection

Posted on Monday, at

I was a bit dubious about this collection…only because it had bright almost-neon colors and I prefer jeweltones and greyed colors. I sampled some of the colors, but was less than impressed. Then Aromaleigh v1 announced its closure, and I broke down and bought some of the shades that I’d previously thought, “Nice, but not what I’m really looking for…”

I’ve only got a few things…The Eyeshadows

I’ve only got a few things…The Eyeshadows

Posted on Monday, at

I've had some requests to see pictures of my hoard - which I've kind of put off, seeing that it's been in a state of transition for the past eight months. Usually, I keep my shadows grouped by color, then arranged chromatically (because yes, Virginia, I'm just that OCD.) Each of the boxes I keep my colors in is just over 14.5” wide by 14” tall by just over 2” deep. Five of the interior columns are 2” wide, and can be subdivided. The...

EoTD: Christmas in July?

EoTD: Christmas in July?

Posted on Monday, at

I've been adamantly resisting using red and green together in a look because I thought it would look “too Christmassy”. Today I said, “who cares? I've got greens to use up!!” and did a red-and-green look. With white. Part of the One Year Eyecolor Challenge (new colors used: 5)