Sunday, June 09, 2013

The Event

I am finally starting to feel a bit better. Started taking antibiotics yesterday so I think they are starting to work already. Thank the lords. 

Anyways, on Thursday I struggled myself out of bed and went to my old school's graduation. I was supposed to graduate with them had it not been for the fact that well, I moved back to Norway and started a different school. Yesterday was prom but every inch of my body told me not to go so I figured I'd listen to it and stay in bed, which was a good decision I think. I just thought I would do a little post on my make-up + outfit for the night as it was a bit of an event.


I kept the eyes fairly simple and went for a grey/brown smokey eye based on the lovely shades in the Naked2 pallet by Urban Decay. I went for foxy all over the lids, taking it all the way up to the eyebrows with a large shader brush. Then, using a fluffy brush (something like MAC's 217 or Sigma's E25) I applied a mixture of suspect and verve on the outer 2/3's of the lid, leaving the inner corner free for some of the light and shimmery bootycall. Snakebite went in the outer corner as well as lightly through the crease taking it all the way in to the inner corner. To add a little bit of umhp to the look I took some of half baked and applied a teeny tiny bit of it to the centre of the eyelid. I traced snakebite along the lower lashline as well as lining my upper lashes with the pure black colour blackout. Last but not least, some mascara (Clinique High Impact Curling Mascara) and some false lashes. 

Then came the outfit. I opted for Black, White and Gold, with a Mint bag. The gold accessories were from BikBok and H&M, The mint bag also from H&M (and I am loving it), the dress from Silence + Noise via Urban Outfitters and the jacket from NafNaf. I ended up changing into my studded Zara leather jacket as I thought it made the outfit look more put - together, but other than that everything remained the same.




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7 comments:

KylieR said...

Ooo the print on the dress is lovely and mint bag is gorgeous

Kylie x
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Becky Fearn said...

lovely eye make up and dress! hope you had a nice time! I'd love to see a post on your make up collection and storage!

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B xx

Yinyin said...

Absolutely love what you chose to wear and your make up looks really pretty! Hope you're going to feel much better tomorrow!

Also, I LOVE those reindeer hooks - they're awesome.

Yinyin xx
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Emilie Garnes said...

Thank you love! I am obsessed with them both! xx

Emilie Garnes said...

Thanks dear! I will put that on my list and do one once I get back home xx

Emilie Garnes said...

Thank you Yinyin! xx

Cate EC said...

Really glad you're feeling better! Eyes look gorgeous x

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