A voice called me, from deep in the sea, “Dry your eyes my dear fishermen your ass belongs to me” – Cruel Mistress, Flogging Molly
Hello Guppies and Dolphins!
Today I bring you the Sea Queen. I’ve always been a little obsessed with the sea. I grew up listening to a lot of Celtic music (traditional, rock, Scot fusion, Irish punk, etc) and I love sailor songs. One that I drew a lot of inspiration for this look is Flogging Molly’s Cruel Mistress. The song is about him not getting over a girl on dry land and then setting out for the sea to get over her (it doesn’t work). Now the Sea, turbulent, cold and ruthless is his cruel mistress. Continue reading →
Todays tutorial has a double inspiration behind it. The first burst came while I was talking about makeup with my friend Jamie. She mentioned some Burgundy and Grey liners and instantly I thought- what a fab color combo! I immediately made note of colors to use in a makeup tutorial- I love when inspiration comes like that. Continue reading →
I know that it might not seem like it, but the color palette of today’s tutorial is inspired by Downton Abbey. If you’ve ever seen the show you know that the characters wear no obvious makeup since in those days makeup was considered inappropriate, a tool for Actors and Harlots. Continue reading →
I hope you’re all having a great summer! Many of you requested a tutorial for the makeup I was wearing in my IMATS Haul video, and I was thrilled to do it for you! I think the most important elements of this makeup are the irregular and layered false lashes, they look very Kim Kardashian to me. This is a great go-to beauty makeup because the soft look, the placement and color choices enhance the features of the face without overwhelming them. The colors I chose are flattering on a wide variety of skintones and eye colors, though you may want to tweak it a bit to suit your own taste. I get a lot of requests on how to blend, so I made sure to mention direction as well as how to layer. Continue reading →