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Entries for Saturday, December 12 2015

BBAC 2015, Day Thirteen: when the shoe (finally) fits

BBAC 2015, Day Thirteen: when the shoe (finally) fits

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I am not a tiny person. I was 5 feet 9 inches tall when I was nine years old. I am also, courtesy of my father's side of the family, not a slim delicate slip of a person. I've got broad shoulders, long legs, and calves that are not slim and slender. I have to have wide-leg boots, or they won't stay up (and I -=hate=- constantly pulling up my boots like they're recalcitrant knee socks.) Above-the-knee boots are actually...

BareMinerals’ Round the Clock Eyeliner in Midnight

BareMinerals’ Round the Clock Eyeliner in Midnight

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Urban Decay’s 24-7 Eye Pencil in Gunmetal

Urban Decay’s 24-7 Eye Pencil in Gunmetal

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This shade was discontinued in March 2013, and the slightly brighter Cuff took its place. I liked the slightly deeper grey, personally. It gave a little bit more definition while still having the highlight aspect. Then again…neither of them applied very well. Cuff looks like it applies only slightly better than Gunmetal. Urban Decay, what's so damn difficult about metallic liners that you keep releasing them yet they don't like to go onto my eyelid?