Black And Gold Manicure Using Chanel’s Peridot!

All this week has been Winter Varsity at university and I’ve been getting into the spirit with some black and gold nails! Showing my support in a beauty related way. :) I used Chanel Le Vernis in Peridot for the gold colour and Nails Inc Nail Varnish in Black Taxi for the tips.

Classic combo of black and gold!

A very simple yet effective look! Tomorrow I will be doing a contouring/skin sketching tutorial, so keep an eye out :)

Thanks for reading!


Illamasqua SOPHIE-I Tutorial

When I went to Illamasqua the other day, the assistant popped a card in with my stuff. Usually I don’t even look at them, because most of the time it’s something I don’t need/want. But she told me this was a tutorial for an eye look so I thought I’d give it a try.

Sophie I Promo (from

Now there’s a bit of a story behind the SOPHIE-I. Illamasqua support The Sophie Lancaster Foundation – a charity that was founded to stamp out intolerance and discrimination, and change preconceptions that surround subcultures. Illamasqua is all about expressing yourself and daring to be different, so I think supporting this charity fits right into this.