I’m sure that there are people of the makeup wearing variety that don’t care for gold or copper eyeshadows but I think that a lot of us can get down with gold shades. 13 Gypsies is one of these lovely golden coppery shades. The MPZ website describes it as “…a warm heavy copper with copper […]Read more "My Pretty Zombie – 13 Gypsies"
There is a whole family of rusty brown shades that is completely irresistible. You know the color I’m talking about; the browns with a bit of copper or gold, the browns that glow and have a little bit of a life of their own? Cosmic Owl by Femme Fatale is just such a shade. Let’s […]Read more "Femme Fatale – Cosmic Owl"
Oh orange eye shadow, how I love you so! The newest addition to my ever growing orange eye shadow collection is Afraid of Bees by Femme Fatale. From the Femme Fatale website: Afraid of Bees by Femme Fatale Cosmetics. Part of the ‘You Choose the Scare’ Vol 2. Collection from Halloween 2015. A bold burnt orange […]Read more "Femme Fatale – Afraid of Bees"
It’s haul time! Woot woot! In case you aren’t familiar with Femme Fatale (FF) already, it’s an online shop based out of Australia. They specialize in indie brands and carry brands like Concrete Minerals, Shiro, ILNP, Cirque Colors, Notoriously Morbid, etc.etc. Basically they have everything. In addition to all of the lovely brands they carry, […]Read more "Femme Fatale Haul"
Today we’re just going to dive straight into the next segment of swatches from my Shiro order. Canine Help You? from the New Leaf Trio Good morning, Mayor! A color for sweet Isabelle, who just wants to be helpful. Dreamy pastel yellow-orange creamsicle base with soft golden shimmer. Almost neutral, but not quite! This is […]Read more "Shiro Eyeshadow Samples – Part 4"
Welcome to part 3 of my massive Shiro eyeshadow sample sale haul! That seems like a much wordier description than is actually necessary. Let’s just jump right in and look at some sparkly stuff shall we? (All swatches are over LORAC Behind the Scenes primer on the left, bare skin in the center and Darling […]Read more "Shiro Eyeshadow Samples – Part 3"
Welcome to Round 2 of the Shiro sample sale order! When I was placing my order, I was hoping to find a few new neutral staples (things like blending shades and transition shades). It turns out that most of the neutral shades available are actually from Detrivore Cosmetics so I’m dedicating this particular post to […]Read more "Shiro Eyeshadow Samples – Part 2"
Back in September, Shiro had a really good sale on eyeshadow samples ($.70 per baggie!) so naturally I showed great restraint and only picked up a few things. Ok, ok, you got me, I picked up 22 things. 22 counts as a few right? In the interest of not writing a Melville-esque post, I’ll break […]Read more "Shiro Eyeshadow Samples – Part 1"
When I learned that Hello Waffle had an all matte collection I finally took the plunge and placed an order. I ordered samples of two separate collections and today I’m going to show you swatches of the matte collection that initially drew my interest in the first place: the Duchess Collection. The Duchess Collection is […]Read more "Hello Waffle – Part 1 – The Duchess Collection"