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Friday, 31 December 2010

Goodbye to 2010

Here are the things I will do to say goodbye to 2010, and to greet 2011. So first, I will do this tag that Rinny has given me and as well as an award





To accept the Versatile Blogger Award there are some rules to follow:


1. Thank and link back to who gave you the award.

2. Share seven things about yourself.

3. Pass it along to seven blogs you've recently discovered and enjoy.

4. Leave your recipients a note, telling them about the award. 


Here are 7 things about me
1) The final interview of the flight attendant post I have applied is coming in less than a week's time now, I'm soooo nervous!
2) Sorry, I shouldn't mention this one but this is a crucial fact that I think people should know if they get to the level that they know my name is that I'm a very easy-going person that won't mind it all, but it doesn't mean that I'm always comfortable with almost everything... I'm very forgiving and willing to give people another chance because we are all human beings who make mistakes BUT I will take back all the privileges I once offered if I was taken for granted

3) I used to work in the airline in Hong Kong... hehe, let me show u all this cute photo of me with my paw cushions, I used to wished that I could take the cushions to work, lol


4) My favourite Japanese Drama is Attention Please, which is a drama about flight attendant trainings in Japan Airline.


5) My boyfriend and I dated for 7 years now, the day that we started together was 25th Dec 2003.
6) I'm totally obsessed with Kuromi stuff! My most wanted things of Kuromi at the moment are Kuromi ear-muffs and passport folder.
7) My bf is enjoying PS3, and both of us are playing Call Of Duty together lately.... lol


Then here's the questions being tagged by a2nl0v4u to answer....
Rules: Answer 10 questions and Tag 10 bloggers.

1. Why did you create this blog?
The reason I joined this blog is because I would like to share my thoughts about beauty and fashion with more people outside youtube

2. What kind of blogs do you follow?
I follow blogs based on fashion, beauty and sometimes about friends' experiences on different situations and daily life matters.

3. Favorite makeup brand?
Make Up Forever, illamasqua, Mememe, NARS, Model's Own

4. Favorite clothing brand?
Jane Norman

5. Your indispensable makeup product:
eyeliner and false lashes

6. Your favorite color:
purple

7. Your Perfume:



(I still use these perfumes)


8. Your favorite film:
Up

Orphan
House Bunny

9. What country would you like to visit and why?
GREECE! To meet Ria the most wonderful Greek beauty blogger I know!!

10. Make the last question yourself and answer:

How old are you when you start wearing make up officially? Me, 20, old & late, lol!


And I am gotta tag for the blog award and the 10 questions:
Deanna
Ria
Cosmeticcupcake (Michelle)
Mimi
Panda
Nur
Marilou
KeiKei
and others who'd like to do these tags...


OK, lastly, as a goodbye to 2010, I have made a video on my favourite products in 2010 which was suggested by Prettyholic, one of my best friends in the youtube beauty community!







Products I've mentioned in the video:
Coffret D'Or eyeshadow palette
OSkin eyeshadow
Muli Guli Eyeliner Blue
Illamasqua Matte Primer
Model's Own Blending brush
Sleek Palette Original

And here is my make up collection in 2009-2010.  I will see if I will update the collection by the end of 2011.



Happy New Year and Enjoy those clips I linked <3

Wednesday, 29 December 2010

My WishList for Gwen and Prettyholic

To my dear youtube ladies:
I am hoping to start my shopping spree for some of you during Xmas for those pretty stuff that I spotted for you ladies =) anyway, thanks for asking me for the wish list, both of u will spoil me real badly, omg! anywayz, here's my wishlist I made for now, let me know when u bought them, n it will b removed then <3

From US, I would like:

(Physician Formula Magic Mosaic)
Ulta Baked Eyeshadow: Deep Blue Something


or any cheap gold/silver lashes I can get! I'm not a fussy person most of the times when it comes people offering to buy me things.... and btw, Gwen, u dun hv to send me too much stuff cuz u will make me feel bad if i dun hv enough to fill up ur drawer! (same to you, my sugar, prettyholic- just get me the same quantity/budget of items ive got u wud make it fair)

Then from Hong Kong: again, I wouldnt be asking for much, but sugar, watch out the time to get this cheek blush from Isa Knox because it's limited as well as u can get it for a cheaper promoted price before 31st Dec 2010.
(Isa Knox-Cathy Cat Cheek Blush)


Lipstick from Skinfood: Tomato Hydrating Lipstick Shade#3


You will need to look for this highlight and contour product from a shop called mono-mania.  The nearest branch to your home would be the branch in MongKok, let me know if you want the address to get it, sugar!

Muah! I promise my shopping list will be completed soon and I'm gotta remain a mysterious to other viewers and u ladies wtelse I got u by then! hehe! Thanks alot for telling me to do this wishlist!

Saturday, 25 December 2010

Make up & Fashion Tribute for Holiday Glam

I will explain the make up & fashion tribute for holiday glam as simple as I can since the full demonstration is expected to be done in the youtube video uploaded.... I have done 2 make up looks and settled 2 groups of outfits ready for the subtle make up look & a more dramatic make up look to match along... So far, this is the way I interpreted the 1st make up look: shimmery in subtleness, the key colors needed for the eyes are "dark brown, hazel and gold" which is inspired by the latest copy of Choc, my favourite magazine, although the magazine has described the look as a seductive night look, I personally would like to take it as something subtle and use this look to suggest that smart-casual, OL party outfits or those who are expecting to something to wear for Christmas gatherings...
(the look I used for the subtleness and smart-casual/small Xmas gathering outfits)

(what I look like with the that make up on)
Here are the outfits I have suggested to go along with this make up look


Start with this leopard bodysuit and high-waist skirt, they are actually separate items but I was just doing the mix & match, pretty much something that I believe OLs would wear attending to Xmas gatherings or even for the sake of going to work in Winter in general... it's worth going for cuz u can always wear it anytime, anywhere and of course most importantly u can wear it more than once that u wont waste money


This is a cute smart casual jumpsuit, u will definitely see that I'm NOT always too girly to be truly, in fact, going for the dandy/boyfriend style is what I've been working on as well!  I would recommend it to girls of younger age, especially girls whom prefer less girly clothes... it's one of the best outfit I would list as the best to the holiday glams

hmm... depends on how simple u want urself to be! if ur the wild bt casual chic that wears a stylish top with , go for a top that has some special designs, this one im wearing is a gold metal halter neck one, believe me, I'm not wearing it juz because I found nothing interesting in the shop, I will explain the it in the video...


Wanna stay in the low profile or just expecting family gatherings? No problem- this top is actually a 2 in 1 top... in the video u will see tht I made it an off shoulder top in someways that the style won't be that boring, and it's a top u can do whatever u like with it... if ur expecting a little more effort with wearing this top, a thin belt around the waist would be suggested ;)

The dramatic glam look I've done was based on matching these lashes:



The main eyeshadow color combinations were Charcoal Grey/Gold/Purple


As for the outfits ready for the evenings, Christmas balls or a glittery celebration, here are the outfits I suggested here to go with more dramatic make up!
If u decide to have the dramatic make up more concentrated, look for a top that's impressive for the holiday glam with skinny jeans, this is a black based with some glitter/shimmery type of top! the rhinestone on the neck and the dramatic make up will save ur stress from looking for accessories.  I'm the type of person who's always too lazy for the accessories, if ur the same kind of person as me, then this top is definitely something u can go for

This dress is so so... didn't know why I picked up at the first place... lol...
My favourite dress! I love the ruffles & the design overall... not much to say, bt I hope it goes down to a dirty cheap price when Xmas sales approaches so I can buy it, muhahahaha
Wow, it would be great if I can wear that to a Chinese New Year party... more like 0__o

Don't forget to stay warm as much as staying glamourous!



I know I didn't have these make up looks to match along with the outfits to get you all to imagine the combination of outfit & make up looks will go well, even if it's not perfect, I believe it wouldnt go wrong badly in some extent, anywayz, hope u will all enjoy the video! Merry Xmas & Happy New Year!

Sunday, 19 December 2010

Amanda Seyfried make up looks

It was some time ago again that I have received a request from Tiffany and her friends that they would like to see a make up look inspired by Amanda Seyfried, since I have the typical Asian facial features, another research is made for some time as well as due to moving house, I would like to apologize sincerely for the times she has waited, hopefully the outcomes and the makes of this video won't disappoint her at all... Again, I have made this Amanda Seyfried make up look video into 2 versions- Hollywood look on Dear John Premiere and Oscars look by Chanel.

As Amanda Seyfried does not go on to the heavy make up looks, I hope this is the video that will bring out the message that "Less Is More for the most expensive, glamorous-classy look"



Look 1: http://www.bellasugar.com/Amanda-Seyfried-Makeup-Look-Tutorial-7256880

Eyes:
  • Begin by waterlining the upper and lower rims of your lids with waterproof black eyeliner.
  • Then, apply a pure silver eye shadow from your lash line to your lid's crease.
  • Use a nude (or, for a more dramatic take, shimmering white eyeliner) to line under your eyes and in the inner vs.
  • Apply coats of black lengthening mascara to both upper and lower lashes.
Lips and Cheeks:
  • Apply a liquid luminizer to the apples of your cheeks and all along the tops of your cheekbones to create more definition, then sweep a peachy-pink powder blush across the apples of your cheeks.
  • For your lips, begin by filling them in with a nude lip pencil, then go over with a semisheer peach lipstick and apply dots of clear lip gloss to your cupid's bow and the center of your bottom lip.
2nd look (http://www.glamour.com/beauty/blogs/girls-in-the-beauty-department/2010/03/so-much-loveliness-amanda-seyf.html)
Line your lids with a black eye pencil and then dust a pink-toned copper all the way around. Next, dust a shimmery beige on your upper lids from the crease up to the browbone. Then smudge a bit of dark gray shadow on the outer corner on the bottom and top, blending into the crease on the upper lid for shading.


However, I personally would recommend matte/lighter bronzers for that glowing looking skin just like Amanda Seyfried on this 2nd look and for the lips, she would tend to stick around the peachy tones to suit her glamourous blue eyes


This is another link I would recommend viewers for more information on Amanda Seyfried's make up looks or make up routine in general!
http://www.yell.com/beauty/blog/get-the-look-amanda-seyfried/
And since I am not very talented with hair-dos, this is the hair tutorial that I've found that I hope some of u will like it:
http://www.babesinhairland.com/2010/06/letters-to-juliet-hairstyle.html

Anyway, these are my 2 versions of Look 1 and Look 2
Enjoy both videos of Amanda Seyfried's make up looks and also the one that I uploaded at the same time which is my outfit of the day out in the snow on 18th Dec 2010.  Don't forget to leave me a comment if you come by...