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Entries for Monday, December 28 2015

LaurEss’ Perplexed

LaurEss’ Perplexed

Posted on Monday, at

Sandy brown, or sandy beige - depending on exact lighting and whether it's applied wet or dry. It's a nice neutral that applies decently. Like most of the LaurEss shadows that I have, some kind of primer helps keep the colors from fading as the day goes along. I remember that I picked this one up years ago, when another indie vendor sold out of a color that I had really really wanted (it literally went out of stock a...

Fyrinnae’s Starfish

Fyrinnae’s Starfish

Posted on Monday, at

This is sort of red…but when I apply it, it leans much more purple. (For those of you who have never seen a living sand dollar, they're this color. Yep, sand dollars and some starfish are mauvey-purple.) The color lightens a bit, but doesn't lose much intensity. The shimmer is very soft, the particles are very small. It's not like a more solid duotone layer that you see with some shadows. It's just a softer, subtle highlight. This color...