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1920’s Fashion – Get the Makeup Look of Alice Brady

Alice Brady

People seem to adore 1920’s fashion, but getting an accurate picture of the makeup of the era is difficult. I get so happy when I find cigarette cards, etc. from this era (most likely earlier, late 1910’s). Finally, a color picture! And this gives me a chance to play with this era’s makeup. Here’s what I did to get this silent film star inspired look of actress Alice Brady:

FACE: Hey, look! Alice is making dark circles chic! Well, not really. I applied


By Kilian Rose Oud EDP Perfume Review

I had to try By Kilian Rose Oud because I am an oud fan. Plus, I like roses. And I like luxury. Kilian Rose Oud EDP is a nice fragrance but it is much heavier on the rose than it is the oud. This scent comes across as a gourmand oud rose scent.  But, somehow I love it and I’m trying to talk myself out of the love because of the price-point!

The fragrance: At first I get both the oud and the rose. It is very sensuous. It’s sniffs like incense: woods with rose… Continue reading | 15 Comments