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On padding and a new suit

I’ve been thinking about Schiaparelli jackets because I’ve been working on a new suit, heavily inspired by those elegant late 1930’s Schiaparelli jackets with interesting buttons. 900 more words


8 Do's and Don'ts for Post-PCA

I can always see the fear in a client’s eyes settling in just before they leave the appointment. It’s the “How the *bleep* am I going to do this by myself?” look. 774 more words

Real Life Tips

Lisa Potter-Dixon's A/W 2016 Make Up Trends

If you’ve not already heard of Lisa Potter-Dixon, she is the head Make Up and Trend Artist for Benefit Cosmetics. She’s recently released a video… 595 more words


What's on the Mannequin? 

Facebook Memories reminded me that this used to be a thing I did on my blog, when I was inbetween finished projects.

More recently Instagram has been one big “what’s on the mannequin” feed with bonus kitty pictures. 124 more words

Wardrobe Fashion

Copper Eyes & Brown Lips: Fall Makeup Look

Even though it is still summer, Fall makeup and fashion trends are popping up everywhere and I couldn’t wait! I love dark lip colors, especially chocolate brown shades, so I decided to pair this with a shimmery copper eye look. 326 more words


The "Draping" Technique 

The “Draping” makeup technique is basically skipping out on bronzer and your typica contour shades and using a blush to contour with instead. This is a very 80’s inspired look, but I love it because it gives the skin a natural flushed and sun-kissed appearance for any skin type and tone. 103 more words


Maxwell & Krysten's Black and Purple Wedding!

“My reception was perfect. It was exactly what I wanted. Black, purple and all things colourful with fun!” Krysten & Maxwell Rawlins.  Married December 2010.

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