Tuesday, January 8, 2013

It's Better to be Fashionably Late Than on Time. With That Said, Here's My New Year's Eve Look!


You know that saying "waste not, want not." Well, I'm going to excuse that expression with this EXTREMELY late post...my New Year's Eve look :D

Last summer, I purchased Chanel's Bombay Express de Chanel, and knew I wanted to recreate the beautiful Indian-inspired looks from the Chanel Paris-Bombay Metiers d’Art Show for New Year's Eve.

From left to right: 85 Mirifique Illusion d’Ombre, Routes des Indes de Chanel, Brume D’Or Joues Contraste, Empreinte Rouge Coco Shine. 

I was glad to see Brume D’Or released in the collection; first, I already owned it (translation, I don't have to shell out $43.00), and second, Brume D’Or is a stunning blush that needs to be introduced to the WORLD! 

Question: Do any of you other lovelies get a feeling of relief when a collection features an item/items that you already own? Or am I, and my pocket book, the only ones?


Products used:
Face:
Nars Sheer Glow Foundation in Santa Fe (Medium 2).
Shu Uemura Hard Formula brow Pencil in Seal Brown.
Chanel Joues Contraste in Brume D’Or.
Chanel Routes des Indes de Chanel.
Eyes:
Mac Studio Sculpt Concealer in NC30.
Chanel Joues Contraste in Brume D’Or (blended into the crease).
Chanel 85 Mirifique Illusion d’Ombre (on the lid, blended into the crease, and lower lashline).
Stila Kajal Eye Liner in Onyx (used to tightline, line the inner corner and waterline).
Chanel Inimitable Intense Multi-Dimensionnel Sophistique Mascara in 10 Noir.
Red Cherry False Lashes #138.
Lips:
Mac Lip Pencil in Spice.
Chanel Rouge Coco Shine in 437 Empreinte.

 You probably can't tell, but I cut 5 Inches off my hair and fringe...bad idea :( Thank god, my hair grows fast!



One last photo before washing my face.

What did you wear on New Year's? Also, did you buy anything from this collection?

Looking gorgeous one lipstick at a time.

22 comments:

  1. This is a stunning look! 85 Mirifique Illusion d’Ombre is absolutely beautiful! xx

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    1. Thank you Natalie :) Mirifique is GORGEOUS, and a must!

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  2. Gorgeous! I love the smokey eye and neutral lips!

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    1. as do I :) I had a lot of fun with this look.

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  3. I think you may have convinced me that I need Mirifique. I've been slow to commit to any of the IdO shadows because I'm worried they'll look too frosty on my lids, but this one looks like it's more sparkle than frost.

    And you're certainly not the only one who feels a sense of relief when you already own something that comes out with a new collection. It's a great way to feel like your collection is very on-trend! :-P

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    1. Have have to get Mirifique Kate! It's not frosty at all, Mirifique is what I wanted Mac's Black Tied to be, when I purchased it years ago.

      Glad to know I'm not alone :)

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  5. Such a pretty look! Love all the products you used.

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    1. Thank you Rola, love these products as well <3

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    1. Hey Fashionista!! Glad you enjoyed the look <33

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  7. Those lashes look AMAZING on you! By the way, I nominated you for the Beautiful Blogger Award! :) http://bubbleteapanda.com/beautiful-blogger-award/

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