Saturday, 28 December 2013

What I Got For Christmas 2013

Hello everyone, I hope you've all enjoyed some fabulous festive days and are getting ready for the new year. I'm in such a good mood after Christmas (well I always am) I really love spending time with my family and I just love them more and more everyday.

Before I show you all what I got for Christmas this year, I just wanted to say that this post is in no way trying to brag or boast about what I got because I am honestly not like that at all. I don't even know if the amount of presents I got is impressive or not and to be honest that doesn't matter. I just wanted to show you all what had brought as a beauty and fashion lover, nothing else. I am extremely grateful and appreciative of all these presents, and as the saying goes 'its the thought that matters' It's also supposed to be a haul kinda post too....

Right shall we begin?


Tuesday, 24 December 2013

Baking: Christmas Biscuits

Last year, I showed you all how to make Christmas cupcakes and this year I thought I'd show you all how I made Christmas biscuits. It's not a proper step-by-step guide which I apologise for, I got way too excited and then forgot to take some pictures. But if you do have any questions then I'd happily reply to any comments below!


Saturday, 21 December 2013

How To: Have A Kissable Christmas || Winter Lip Care

Gosh what a long title! Hello! I decided that from now on, every December there will be only Christmas related posts. I have also just finished my mock exams woooo! That's why there has been a lack of posts this December but I was so keen and excited just to bombard you with posts! I thought it would be a good idea to show you lip products that I use throughout December and winter time to ensure I have a kissable Christmas! The weather is beginning to get more and more cold (wah!) We begin to put on our snuggly scarves and hats but always seem to neglect our lips. And our lips are at their worst around this time, as they are exposed to harsh cold and dry winds therefore loosing moisture which as result leads to them being cracked and sore. And we can't let that happen! Party season is approaching and therefore we need to look as glamorous as we can!
Now I know that there are many guides or 'recipes' for making lip care products but I don't really have the time to sit and do that (especially if the results are unsuccessful) So I will just recommend my top products. However, there are obviously some key things which I will tell you now that you need to make sure you do. These are to:

- Drink plenty of water.

- Take vitamins.
- Do not pick or scratch your lips.

And trust me they do make a massive difference! To go with these factors you need a range of lip products which will also help such as exfoliating, moisturising and hydrating lip products. So I have created a short list of my favourite, and many other bloggers', lip care products which are perfect for this season.


Saturday, 7 December 2013

Outift Inspirations: Christmas

I thought I'd get back to my fashion roots as I have been posting quite a lot of beauty posts recently and I need to balance them well together. So this December I am only posting Christmas related posts/tags therefore (inspired by my Polyvore) I thought of showing you these different pieces of clothing/shoes/accessories I have put together myself which would be perfect for any Christmas events you attend. These all are ranging from dark vampy colours to pastels.

Monday, 2 December 2013

Lush Haul: Festive Christmas Collection 2013

It's December!! Yay!! I have my advent calender at the ready and I am really looking forward to what this month is going to bring (hopefully some amazing blog posts) All December posts will forever be about Christmas and what better thing to talk about than Lush! I'm pretty sure I have made my feeling very clear towards Lush. I love Lush more than words can understand, from the actual products sold to the staff friendliness. And the best time to go to Lush is at Christmas time. This is because their Christmas collections are super cute and adorable, leaving a large hole in your pocket. A tradition of mine is to wait until December to go to Lush or any other beauty shops to buy their Christmas themed products, but I couldn't resist as I saw so many other bloggers posting about them which made me so jealous! (I was also panicking that they would run out, but obviously not!) So I went to Lush with my sister last week as we had a half day, result! We went to Westfield shopping centre and you could smell the Lush shop from a mile away! As I entered, I just fell in love with everything and I am literally so poor right now because I just went crazy! My sister was just looking at me saying 'Are you really going to spend 40 pounds on some bath products?' Yes Paige... I really am....

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