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Date Night OOTD

Me and Dan headed out to dinner tonight. Nothing big or fancy; just some nice food and a glass of wine. It was absolutely lovely... and a nice excuse to put some pretty makeup on and do my hair 😉 Here's what I wore: Where food's involved tights tops are never the best idea, so… Continue reading Date Night OOTD

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beauty, Tricks, Tips & Advice

5 Eye Makeup Mistakes You’re Probably Making

Hey everyone, in my latest video I decided to tackles some of my biggest pet-hates about eye makeup and show you how to fix them! The Video   The Highlights If you're lazy (like me!) and don't want to sit through 10 minutes of video (although you really should because you get to see me looking… Continue reading 5 Eye Makeup Mistakes You’re Probably Making

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beauty, My Makeup Looks

Pumpkin Spice Autumn Makeup

Hey everyone, this week I was inspired by this post over on Becca's blog with her Pumpkin Spice Smokey Eye look, so I decided to attempt my own version. It's a little different; uses some different products and is more suited to my eye shape but the principle is the same. Here's the finished look… Continue reading Pumpkin Spice Autumn Makeup

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beauty, My Makeup Looks, Tricks, Tips & Advice

Why I Go Make-Up Free Most Days (or How I Learned To Stop Hating My Face)

When I was 16 I got a pretty horrific case of chicken pox which left me with marks all over my face and body. Normally not the serious when you’re a kid but complete hell when you’re older. 7 years on and I still have scars. Some are on my stomach and legs which I… Continue reading Why I Go Make-Up Free Most Days (or How I Learned To Stop Hating My Face)

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fashion, ootd, Trends & Inspiration

Interview Style

Regardless of your age, gender or even what job you'er going for, choosing a killer outfit for your interview is always stressful. You want to look smart, professional and have them begging to give you the job but you also don't want to look like every other candidate they've had - you need to stand… Continue reading Interview Style