This is a post for all you last minute Larrys out there. Be it the fellas that do ALL their gift shopping on Christmas Eve, the uber-organised who have all the big gifts but who can’t resist a few extra stocking stuffers, or for that person who unexpectedly arrived home, or who got you a gift you weren’t expecting (there’s always one). There’s only two shops I’d even consider approaching this Christmas Eve.
I received this lovely Clarins All About Lips gift from (my beauty blog partner in crime) Rachelle for my birthday, and how ashamed am I that I’ve only gotten around to posting about it now. It’s an absolute gem of a gift, guaranteed to please even the fussiest misses.
I was very, very tempted to let the pics do the talking for this post, as they have a lot to say. Unfortunately so do I! Ladies may I present Clarins’ Christmas limited edition collection, Odyssey, consisting of a face palette and an eye quartet. Odyssey by name, odyssey by nature, this collection is designed to see you through your journey from office, to shopping, to bar, to party this silly season. More on that to come.
The packaging is luxe, gold and embossed (which we have come to expect of Clarins) and very, very gift-worthy. I can see many a mam/sister/friend swooning over it and displaying it proudly on their dressing table. Read on »
Lush have always been into Valentine’s in a big way. I remember working there, spending the day dressed up as the Queen of Hearts (which was the name of their massage bar released for the big day), providing hand and arm massages to shoppers tired and stressed from searching for the perfect gift for their dearest partner. You really need look no further than Lush for your Valentine’s Day wooing, whether you’re a lad or a lass. Read on »