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Great stocking fillers from ParamountZone: Reusable Heat Pads

I don’t know about you but I get cold really easily. With the wintery chills setting in and the walks home seeming to get longer, no amount of wool can make me feel warmer. That’s why I was super excited when I was sent a Reusable Heat Pad courtesy of Paramount Zone.

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My Christmas Beauty Box

Hello my lovelies! I hope you had a lovely Christmas break and that all those that celebrate Christmas received all they wished for. Sorry for my radio silence over the festive days but I had some spoilt little rugrats nipping at my ankles all weekend… and that was just my brother! I haven’t had a chance to cook or do my nails or try any new products over the past couple of days so I thought I’d give you a sneak peak into impending beauty reviews all thanks to Santa. Continue reading

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Festive Nail Art: Simple Christmas Tree Design Using Tape

So it’s Christmas Eve and I’m sure you’ve all got parties and gatherings over the next couple days. You want to do something special with your nails but you don’t really have time. I have a great, simple design that you can do in minutes but still get some Christmas cheer from. Continue reading

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Models Own Beetlejuice Golden Green Nail Polish

If you’ve read my Festive Water Marbling Nail Art post, you will see that I used the Models Own Golden Green from the Beetlejuice collection as one of my rings. This week I decided to use the actual polish properly for the first time. Continue reading

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30 Days of Christmas Shopping: Day 30, Last Minute Shopping Suggestions

So it’s finally here. Day 30 of my 30 Days of Christmas Shopping gift guide. And you know what that means. It means that Christmas is in two days! If you’re still running around shopping remember to take a deep breath, calm down and that Westfield Shopping Centre is open until midnight tonight and then if you’re really desperate you still have tomorrow. Today I’m going to do a medley of last minute stocking fillers and gifts that are easy to pick up but are better than a pair of socks. So here we go. Continue reading

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30 Days of Christmas Shopping: Day 29, Accessorize Sale

This is my penultimate post for my 30 Days of Christmas Shopping and I hope you’ve found something useful. I know that it’s last minute buying now so I’m going to show you some quick, cheap, simple options that are quite classic Christmas gifts. Continue reading

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30 Days of Christmas Shopping: Day 28, Men’s Grooming Kits

Not long to go now and the panic buying has started! Some people are just really difficult to buy for and for me it’s usually the men in my life. I will be showing you some lovely grooming kits that are always a great go-to gift for men. Continue reading

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Festive Water Marbling Nail Art featuring OPI, Models Own, Barry M and Andrea Fulerton

As it’s the week before Christmas I think it’s about time to get my elaborate, gaudy Christmas nails on. Today I will be showing you my festive water marbling design with quick instructions on how to achieve a similar look. Continue reading

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Water Marbling Nail Art: the truth behind the whimsy

I’ve wanted to write this post for the past month (at least) and it’s finally time to write it. In today’s beauty post I will be explaining how to do water marbling nail art and the realistic results you will get. I’ve attempted this four times and I will be sharing my experiences and what I’ve learnt on the way. So buckle up and let’s do this! (If you just want a short tutorial I will be posting a blog about my festive nails too). Continue reading

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30 Days of Christmas Shopping: Day 27, Gingerbread House

Is anybody else freaking out? I thought so. Less than a week to go and there’s still plenty of shopping to do. Today’s gift has a positively Christmas theme and is a great additional gift for the family, significant other, housemates or kids. Continue reading

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