Monthly Archives: February 2011

What to Wear on a Posh Boat

I had a party to go to on Sunday that was on a posh boat, and after running around Perth for most of Saturday looking at shops, I finally threw together this outfit.  I decided to quickly write about it … Continue reading

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Coffee Break Shopping – Haus of Gloi

I woke up this morning to find three new scent additions to the Haus of Gloi stable.  They are Carmelized Apricot, Honeysuckle Lemon Curd, and Mango Sticky Rice.  All are available as either Whipped Soap or Pumpkin Butter. Carmelized Apricot … Continue reading

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Urban Eden Soap

The first thing that made Urban Eden stand out to me on Etsy was the owner profile. Laura describes her love of creating scent before she talks about any of her other interests.  Moreover, she describes the scent combinations in … Continue reading

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Haus of Gloi Valentine’s Collection

The Haus of Gloi Valentine’s Collection was released to great excitement all over the world.  Come Hither Pumpkin Butter sold out within hours and Something Hopeful sold out the next day.  Both scents were restocked, and sold out again days … Continue reading

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MuLondon – Marigold, Frankincense, and Myrrh Moisturiser & Organic Rose Moisturiser

I have dry skin, so I’m a bit fussy about my moisturisers; but, when I started using these MuLondon moisturisers, I was immediately impressed.  These organic, vegan, preservative-free, London-made moisturisers are seriously good products which hydrate (and thus plump the … Continue reading

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Inika on BrandsExclusive.com.au Today

While I was doing my usual early morning internet snooping, I discovered that the Australian-owned Inika cosmetics is on BrandsExclusive.com.au today.  This is a 100% vegan, cruelty-free, mineral makeup line which might be worth checking out on your mid-morning break. … Continue reading

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Illamasqua Lipstick in Box

When interviewed by Sephora, Illamasqua’s Creative Director Alex Box said that in the event of a fire, Illamasqua’s Box lipstick would be the one product she would save from her burning house, and I can see why.  It’s a stunning … Continue reading

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Online Shopping News

Urban Rituelle products are on BrandsExclusive.com.au today. Prices look good, but bear in mind that you’ll be adding about AUD $9.90 for shipping of a standard body balm. Still beats the retail price though. There are hand lotions, body balms, … Continue reading

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Ellis Faas and their Packaging

Anyone who has ever used Ellis Faas products has probably fallen in love with the outstanding texture and quality of their products, but wrangled more than once with the dispensing of that product from those silver click pens. Perhaps Ellis … Continue reading

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Latest Asos Purchase – French Connection Bell Sleeve Embroidered Dress

I spotted this dress on Asos.com a few weeks ago and loved it. I ordered it in a size 10 and it seems to fit quite well.  It is very short which will take some getting used to on my … Continue reading

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Rouge Bunny Rouge – Know What Lies Are For

I’ve always professed that Chanel Rouge Allure lipsticks are my favourite formula, but after trying ‘Know What Lies Are For’ from Rouge Bunny Rouge, I may have to rethink my loyalties. This lipstick was sent to me by the lovely … Continue reading

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