Is this the perfect nude nail? Essie in ‘Saint Tropez’

Yeah yeah I know what you’re all thinkings: that we’ve all kind of moved on, and that nude nails are no longer where it’s at (so 2012)…you’re all wearing matt nails, and glitter nails and fluorescent nails, and all sorts of other funky nails. Call me old fashioned, but in some situations I still think […]

Revlon nails: Chroma Chameleon in ‘Tanzanite’

I came across this particular nail varnish on a recent trip to Boots, and although I’m usually a die hard Essie and Top Shop devotee at the moment when it comes to nail varnishes, I was somewhat intrigued by the promise of a chrome nail effect. I’m also a die hard purple fan, so it […]

Chanel favourites: oldish and very new

I’ve been keeping something to myself which has pretty much been a firm favourite of mine since last September. I am absolutely love plum and prune colours on brown or hazel eyes. I have done so for years, ever since I bought a plum Nars eyeshadow back in the 90s. So you can imagine my […]

A sea of green…

Ever since redecorating our kitchen is a gorgeous Farrow & Ball light green called ‘Pale Powder’ last year, I’ve been on the look-out for a new kitchen clock to go with it. After browsing through the latest digital edition Living etc I came across this beautiful clock in Habitat, which I am still completely in […]

Stila lippie post

I know, I know this post was long overdue…and it’s not for a lack of interesting things to blog about…just life and work taking over as per usual… I’ve developed a bit of an orange obsession over the last few months….orange nails, orange lippie…you name it..along the way I’ve acquired some favourites. On the nails […]