Make up that shouldn't look good (read: red eyeshadow) looked perfectly in place at the
Marques' Almeida AW14 show. I also loved the thin satin straps on dresses, fluffy shoes and
crazy fur coats. I'll post a full backstage photo set soon, but in the meanwhile have a look at
Highlighters are my new 'beauty obsession' I supposed you could call it- although that phrase
has been thrown around one too many times and has kind of lost it's meaning. I suppose I could
call them my new high. Highlighters.
Yes, that's better.
With the sun peaking it's head round the clouds, it's great to have a little something on your
face that'll shine right back. No glitter here, though. Just shine- or glow. In fact whilst wearing
the Illamasqua Gleam (above, middle) I was told I was 'glowing' which I took as a compliment
to my make up not that I looked pregnant (shit, did I?)
Either way, I've also made another video on this very subject. So do have a look at it here,
and give it a good old fashioned thumbs up if you like it. Or just let me know what you
The Japanese have a word for when sunlight filters through the trees - Komorebi.
I found this out the other day, just as the sun has started to make an appearance here
in London. It's strange that there isn't a word in English for this, as it's such a peaceful
and enjoyable experience that everyone enjoys.
Last Sunday we were lucky enough (and like all English people, got far too excited at
the sign of sun) (I've turned back into being a weatherman) to have endless amounts of
Komorebi around, and I just had to shove my camera into Tess' hand to take a photo.