Friday, August 19, 2011

Wishlist: Balenciaga

So lately with the help of friends and our lems for anything beautiful, I've been lemming for handbags.  High end bags that is.  I don't own any very expensive bags, just because they are expensive and I didn't really get into collecting purses or even using them until recently.  I love my wristlet, but many times I do need a purse.

After chatting with my friends, we came up with a few name brand bags that we would ultimately love to purchase one day, though it may take long to save up for it, I think eventually I want to get at least one of them.

This week's wanted item is:  Balenciaga Handbags

My Favorites:
Classic - First
Classic - Papyrus Velo 
Argent Fonce City Silver
Papyrus Giant Rose Gold Town
Papyrus Giant Silver Envelope
One of my Favorites - Black Papier A4

Whew!! That's a lot of handbags to go through.  There are definitely more that I like, but these are my favorites so far.  I think Balenciaga bags are beautiful, unique, and would be great to have.  Now if only I can convince the Man to get one. *fingerscrossed*

I'll be posting more of my Wanted Items periodically on the blog. Watch out for more.  In the mean time, tell me what are you wanting at the moment.

Do you like Balenciaga?


Tuesday, August 16, 2011

Simple Wedding FOTD

Quick Face of the Day look for you guys!  The Man and I recently went to a wedding of a friend of ours.  I was running around town doing tons of errands, so I didn't really have much time to glam myself up.  So this is the simple look I came up with.

Simple Wedding FOTD

Sorry, I don't remember what I used on my face, I could guess but I may be wrong, so I won't list anything.  I decided just to do a quick one eye color look, so I went with a deep maroon/purple look, I think I used a cream color from my Revlon palette to get it that color.  As for cheeks I love rosy pink cheeks, so MAC Instant Chic was used here as it is a lighter rose pink.  For lips I am probably 95% sure that I used MAC Bare slimshine for the look.  That's one of my all time favorite lippie, too bad its discontinued.  That's about it! I didn't have much time to do my hair so straight it is.

Hope you like! Its simple to create as I was using only minimal colors.


Tuesday, August 9, 2011

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