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Entries for Friday, January 21 2011

Morgana Cryptoria’s Agincourt

Morgana Cryptoria’s Agincourt

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This is a gorgeous highly-pigmented red, slightly similar to Strawberry Despair with a little (very little) less of a sparkle-factor. The color depth doesn't look much different when patted dry over primer versus foiled…which is how I've found many of my more pigmented shades to behave. (The other colors that act this way are Aromaleigh v1's Elemental and Opulent Lusters, which are as metallic when applied dry as foiled.)

Eyeshadow Swatch Project: Reds

Eyeshadow Swatch Project: Reds

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My favorite red/pink eyeshadow colors, alphabetically by manufacturer and then by color name, are:

  • Aromaleigh v1's Candytuft — I passed on this color when it was first released because I had way too many pinks...but when I saw some others using it in looks, I noticed the blue flash. There are some similarities between this color and Pillow Talk, but Candytuft has more of a mauve-pink base.
  • Aromaleigh v1's Cosette — I like...