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Berry Inspo

Wild Berries

My latest ‘throwback Thursday’ picture (below) pays homage to the day of my 20 week scan; when Mr G, my sister and I arrived at the hospital separately, all wearing ‘berry tones’. For the record, there was no ‘dress code’. Some (ok many) would describe me as a control freak, even so, I’m not controlling enough to send out a ‘what/not to wear’ request for Baby G’s great gender unveiling!

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Hello Spring!

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Until the cool breeze made my eyes water and the skies opened, pelting us with hailstones on Sunday afternoon, I , like so many others had put away my winter coats, and was having a dalliance with denim jackets and cardis.

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Candy Yum-Yum

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Attempting to make Candy yum-yum demure…

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From Blusher with love

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Just  few months ago, I almost had a photo rejected at the passport office because the officer signing off my paper work thought I’d had a nose job. Your nose looks slimmer now than it does  in the photo, she barked. ‘Yes’ I replied slightly irritated ‘It’s called contour powder!’

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VSM

 

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VSM.. Vertical Striped Monochrome.. more slimming &  flattering than horizontal stripes, and currently taking over the Great British High Street. A timeless wardrobe piece, and an item I have literally fallen fashion victim to!

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Product of the week- Prep + Prime Lip

A couple of weeks ago, I spent the day overhauling my make up bag with a make up artist with serious skills! Not only did he kindly replenish my stocks, with brand new products from his own kit- he introduced me to a senior make up artist at M.A.C HQ who helped me to pick a new foundations (one for summer, one for winter) after ten years of wearing the same one.

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Newbie Kabuki

Newbie Kabuki : I am a Christian. I speak and use tongues. No, this is not one of them!!!!

During a business lunch back in Jan, I took the liberty to powder my face, whilst my associate nipped to the bathroom. A futile task, due to the ‘wonder drug’ there is no shine to powder! It’s just habit.

Skipping dessert, we parted ways.  On exit I happened  to catch my reflection in the mirrored pillar,  horrified at what I saw! In 2 hours, I had somehow transformed into the bearded lady!

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