Holiday makeup ideas: pink eyeshadow

As the New Year approaches, I thought it would fun to play with some makeup again (you can see my past makeup tagged posts here) to explore some ideas on holiday makeup but also to challenge myself to use colors that are in my book, quite difficult to wear. So I will be experimenting with … Continue reading Holiday makeup ideas: pink eyeshadow

Halloween costume ideas: bloody ghost

I'm not typically one to lean towards the spooky costumes - I'll leave the zombies, witches, and creeps to others. But I thought it would be fun to channel a ghost crying blood. If I still had my long hair, I would have made the perfect Victorian ghost - but I don't, so I can't. … Continue reading Halloween costume ideas: bloody ghost

Halloween costume ideas: Mathilda from Leon the Professional

Today's Halloween costume idea could be a blip on the movie radar for some people - where it not for the fact that this character is played by a young Natalie Portman. Mathilda is the girl Leon, a brutal hitman, takes under his wing in Leon the Professional after her family is murdered. The movie is … Continue reading Halloween costume ideas: Mathilda from Leon the Professional

Halloween costume ideas: black cat

I recently came across this pin that inspired me to dress up as a black cat - this will probably what I wear to work (I love dressing up for Halloween at work, but don't enjoy when I'm the only one who does it!). I didn't want to go out and buy cat ears that … Continue reading Halloween costume ideas: black cat