Sunday, 21 September 2014

This or That tag


This or that tag

Welcome to my very first TAG. This is most probably a really old one but I thought it was quite interesting and a great way to get to know me. 

MAKEUP:
Blush or Bronzer? usually wear both but if I had to pick one it would be bronzer to give me a bit of a summer glow. 
Lip gloss or Lipstick? Lipstick I never really wear lipgloss (apart from Tanya Burr's), my hair always sticks to them 
Eye liner or Mascara? Mascara always! 
Foundation or Concealer? Concealer to cover the pimples. 
Neutral or Color eye shadow? Neutral eye shadow I never wear a colour eyeshadow. 
Pressed or Loose eye shadows? Pressed I make too much mess with loose eye shadows.
Brushes or Sponges? Brushes always! 

NAILS:
OPI or China Glaze? OPI I've never tried China Glaze before. 
Long or Short? Long but not too long still manageable
Acrylic or Natural? Natural!
Brights or Darks? Currently darks but in the summer brights. 
Flower or No flower? No flower.

BODY:
Perfume or Body splash? Definitely perfume!
Lotion or Body butter? Lotion 
Body wash or Soap? Always body wash 
LUSH or Other Bath Company? LUSH is the best!

FASHION:
Jeans or Sweatpants? Jeans, I live in them!
Long sleeve or Short? I really love long sleeve tops. 
Dresses or Skirts?Skirts, you can mix them up more. 
Stripes or Plaid? Strips always!
Flip flops or Sandals? Flip flops, sandals are pretty but flip flops are just easier. 
Scarves or Hats? Scarves, I never wear hats. 
Studs or Dangly earrings? Studs. 
Necklaces or Bracelets? This is hard, but i'm going to have to go with necklaces. 
Heels or Flats? Flats always!
Jacket or Hoodie? It's going to have to be hoodies as they are so comfy
Forever 21 or Charlotte Russe?Forever 21 as I don't know Charlotte Russe. 
Abercombie or Hollister? Hollister, I never really go shopping in Abercrombie. 

HAIR:
Curly or Straight? Curly! 
Bun or Ponytail? Ponytail.
Bobby pins or Butterfly clips? Bobby pins they are useful, but go missing so easily. 
Hairspray or Gel? Hairspray, I never use hair gel. 
Long or Short? Long hair.
Light or Dark? Dark.
Side sweep bangs or Full bangs? I don't have any bangs but I prefer full bangs. 
Up or Down? Down.

RANDOM:
Rain or Shine? It might sound weird but I actually like it when it rains. 
Summer or Winter? Summer it's makes you happier when it's sunny. 
Fall or Spring? Fall it's the best season!
Chocolate or Vanilla? Chocolate, I'm a chocoholic!
East coast or West coast? I don't know, I guess it's something to do with America. 

I Tag anyone reading this post!

What Tag should I do next?







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Tuesday, 9 September 2014

My Handbag/ School Bag Essentials

My Handbag / School Bag /Everyday Essentials

In the last week I have started a new year at school, I take this little bag with me that includes all my everyday essentials. Of course this it totally personal but this is what I like to take. When I'm not at school I will put the bag into my handbag. It's so much easier to keep it all in a little bag than having it wondering around my bag. 

Makeup: I only carry powder and concealer as I feel thats what you top up the most throughout the day. I don't like to lug my whole makeup bag around with me everyday. My bag is already heavy enough! I also like to carry a lip balm for when I'm suffering from dry lips. I've been loving the Babylips as you also get a slight tint of colour thats acceptable for school. 

Hair: I carry a couple of bobbles and grips as they come in handy when you have PE and when you're having a bad hair day. Recently have been loving these clips from Primark they are really good at clipping your fring up when it becomes annoying. 

Perfume and deodorant: I carry a travel size perfume bottle, for a quick spritz and freshen up. I also carry deodorant as I don't want to be smelly throughout the day, especially after PE. 

Hand sanitizer, hand cream and tissues: These aren't that exciting but they are essensuals. Sanitizer always comes in handy when it's lunch time and you're on the move. I love this Soap & Glory one as it smells nicer than the other ones because it doesn't have that chemical, alcohol smell. Hand cream because I hate having dry hands and this one from l'occitane is my favourite. Finally tissues there an essential, they don't need that much explaining.  

Other: Items not pictured! Chewing gum or mints as it's always nice to have fresh breath throughout the day. Plasters, I usually put these in when I'm wearing some uncomfortable shoes at the weekend when out shopping. Blisters are the worst! 

What's your essential?








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Friday, 5 September 2014

100 things that make me happy | part one


100 things that make me happy 100 things that make you happy
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I have desided to do a 4 part series of all the things that make me happy. I have split it into 4 posts otherwise it will be very long (in no particular order).

1. Laughing so hard your stomach hurts
2. Finding and item of clothing that fits perfectly
3. Receiving mail
4. A new lipstick
5. A full moon
6. A pen that works perfectly
7. Pretty pastel colours
8. Breaking the spine of a new book
9. Fresh bed sheets
10. An old song and remembering all the lyrics
11. Pinterest
12. Handwritten letters
13. Watching tv shows from my childhood
14. Fish and chips by the seaside
15. Lazy weekends in bed
16. Doing really well in an exam
17. Lying in bed and listening to the rain on the roof
18. Long summer nights
19. Hot bath and a lush bath bomb
20. Early morning sunshine
21. View of green fields
22. Finding something I lost ages ago
23. Makeup free days
24. Long conversations with my friends
25. Perfect cup of hot chocolate in winter

What makes your happy?





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Monday, 1 September 2014

Wishlist: September


   I love converse, I already own a couple of pairs and wear them all the time but I don't own a black pair so they need to be added to my collection. They are the classic style and look great casual or dressy. 

   Tartan was big last year I really wanted the one from Zara but they sold out really quickly, New Look have done a great dupe, I love this blue one but they also have a orange and red one (which is exactly the same as Zara's one but I can't find it online). 
   
   Recently I have been loving photography and have been taking my camera out a lot and snapping away. I only own the kit lens so would love to upgrade to make my pictures even better. I have spoke to a few bloggers and read some reviews on it and no one has a bad word to say about it. 

   I only have apple earphones that came with my phone, I want to try some headphones because I can never find earphones that fit my ear or don't hurt my ears. 

   My second pair of shoes in my wishlist but when I saw these on the office website, I just had to add them. I love loafers! You may of noticed a pattern because in my May wishlist I included some loafers. I love these from Office they are a lovely colour and will look great with jeans.  

What's on your wishlist for September?







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