Category Archives: Eyeshadow

Sale Alert: Tokidoki Sodashop Palette Set at Sephora Bugis+

Ladies and lovelies… presenting to you, what possibly is the best value makeup buy of the day, week, month, ok… maybe even year… The AMAZING Tokidoki Sodashop Palette/Collector’s Tin set! Retailing at a marked down price of just SGD$29 (USD$23.30) … Continue reading

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Talk About Taupes Part III

After Parts 1 & 2, Part 3 will feature taupes from the Indie labels Fyrinnae, Sobe Botanicals and Darling Girl Cosmetics. All are swatched heavily with sponge tip applicators and the bottom half or right half (depending on which photo) is … Continue reading

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Part 2 – Silk Naturals Spring 2012: Kind, Dreamy, Equalizer, Beach Bum Trio

Part of my lil’ purchase (I am watching my budget!) included just an Equalizer sample and the Kind mattlight eyeshadow from Silk Naturals, which were released for their Spring 2012 collection. I received the Beach Bum trio (cute set!) as … Continue reading

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Talk About Taupes Part II

In Part 1 of Talk About Taupes, the colours swatched were from drugstore/mainline cosmetics. Which were all pressed shades. In Part II of Talk About Taupes, let’s look at the taupe shades I have from Silk Naturals, one of the … Continue reading

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Talk about Taupes Part I

Taupe is defined as: a moderate to dark brownish gray, sometimes slightly tinged withpurple, yellow, or green. Origin:  1910–15;  < French  < Latin talpa  mole a brownish-grey colour So the etymology of the word stemmed from that humble, lowly animal, presumably to describe the shade of its coat. Which would be a nondescript brownish-gray? Nevertheless, in today’s makeup world, taupe … Continue reading

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