fragrance

Parfums de Marly Delina Perfume Review

Parfums de Marly Delina

Do you ever see a perfume bottle and already know what it smells like before even trying it? I feel like the packaging of Parfums de Marly Delina basically says it all. This ornate pastel pink packaging looks like it belongs in Marie-Antoinette’s apartment. It’s one of those bottles that is presenting itself as traditionally FEMININE as it possibly can.  So, of course, I expected a floral and I expected for that floral to have a lot of roses and peonies. Guess what? Delina… Continue reading | 6 Comments

makeup instruction, vintage

More of the 1940’s: Get the Look of Betty Grable

Betty Grable

The 1940’s had some wild hairstyles and Betty Grable sported everyone of them 🙂 What works of art they were! I’m doing a 40’s Betty Grable look. It seems appropriate for the 4th of July weekend coming up. To get this classic bombshell look:

FACE: Betty’s complexion is perfect and matte. Apply a cream concealer where needed. Apply something like Maybelline Super Stay Concealer. Apply a powder foundation such as Maybelline Purestay Powder & Foundation. Apply a sheer pink blush to the apples of the… Continue reading | 7 Comments