Merry Christmas!

Processed with VSCO with a5 preset

Hi Everyone!

Just a quick post today to say Merry Christmas! I hope you’re having a wonderful day and remember to make the most of spending any time with family and friends that you can, it’s not just about what you get!

See you on Wednesday for a New Years Eve Makeup Look and I’ll be using Kylie Jenner’s holiday collection that I showed you last week! Make sure you’re following me by signing up with your email address and my blog posts will come straight to you.

Much Love,

Advertisements

Kylie Jenner Holiday Collection with Swatches

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERAOLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA

Hi Everyone,

As you probably know, Kylie Jenner’s latest release has been her holiday collection and I managed to pick up a couple of the new pieces including the new Kyshadow palette and the mini matte liquid lipstick set.

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERAOLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA

I love the jewel tones of the eyeshadows in this palette and most of them are very pigmented; from the swatches my favourites have to be the shimmers as they are buttery smooth, some of the matte shades felt a bit chalky. It’s so hard to photograph these due to the metallic packaging and my photos really don’t do it justice! It also has a mirror which is the first for her Kyshadow palettes.

img_3368

Swatches from L-R: Sugar Cookie, Frosty, Chestnut, Mittens, Winter, Nutcracker, Gingerbread, Evergreen, Silent Night

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERAOLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA

The mini matte liquid lipsticks are small…! Smaller than I thought but a perfect handbag/ travel size. They look incredible and the size actually would make them much easier to apply for me than other liquid lipsticks. Four of the shades are from the permanent collection and two are exclusive releases which are Angel and Vixen. From the swatches you can see that Vixen seems to be quite patchy so it’ll be interesting to see what it looks like on the lips.

img_3374

Swatches from L-R: Moon, Ginger, Angel, Love Bite, Kristen and Vixen.

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA

I’m going to be doing a New Years Eve makeup look using some of these products next week and I will be able to give you my thoughts on how they work.

Much Love,

Winter Pastels

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERAOLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA

Hi Everyone,

I can’t believe as I’m writing this, that this time next week it will be Christmas Day! Where on earth is the time going?!

This was such a different look for me to try, but I found this skirt which is so glittery in the best rainbow way (annoyingly hard to see in the photographs) and I wanted to style it up! Pastels in winter work so well and I thought this would be quite a fun day to evening look by adding in this sequin handbag.

Obviously you could team this skirt with bare legs but frankly it’s too cold and I hate my legs, so I opted for tights instead! I’m just going to call it granny chic 😉

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERAOLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERAOLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERAOLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERAOLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERAOLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERAOLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA

Jumper – Primark
Skirt – Primark
Tights – Primark
Boots – New Look
Bag – Primark
Christmas Rings – H&M

Much Love,

20 of the Best Christmas Jumpers & T-Shirts

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA

Hi Everyone,

So it can’t be Christmastime without a festive outfit and I’ve got 20 of the best jumpers and t-shirts for you to look at and choose from! Yes, some of them are mega cheesy but come on, it’s Christmas! 😉

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERAOLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA

T-Shirt – New Look – £9.99

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERAOLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA

Jumper – Primark -£14.00 (they have a huge selection in store but obviously I can’t link them on here, I wish they’d get an online shop.. but then I’d be very poor!)

screen-shot-2016-12-04-at-20-53-40

Asos – £14.00

screen-shot-2016-12-04-at-20-53-53

Asos – £25.00

screen-shot-2016-12-04-at-20-54-03

Daisy Street – £18.00

screen-shot-2016-12-04-at-20-54-11

Asos – £22.00

screen-shot-2016-12-04-at-20-54-30

New Look – £14.99

screen-shot-2016-12-04-at-20-54-44

New Look – £8.99

screen-shot-2016-12-04-at-20-54-54

New Look – £14.99

screen-shot-2016-12-04-at-20-55-06

New Look – £9.99

screen-shot-2016-12-04-at-20-55-33

Topshop – £34.00

screen-shot-2016-12-04-at-20-55-53

Topshop – £60.00

screen-shot-2016-12-04-at-20-56-12

Topshop – £18.00

screen-shot-2016-12-04-at-20-56-38

Topshop – £36.00

screen-shot-2016-12-04-at-20-56-58

Asda – £12.00

screen-shot-2016-12-04-at-20-57-08

Asda – £12.00

screen-shot-2016-12-04-at-20-57-19

Asda – £15.00

screen-shot-2016-12-04-at-20-57-26

Next – £28.00

screen-shot-2016-12-04-at-20-57-39

Next – £35.00

screen-shot-2016-12-04-at-20-57-56

Boohoo – £15.00

Let me know if you decide to get any of these and tag me on instagram if you do!

@Fashionbellee

Much Love,

Clothes Show 2016

Hi Everyone,

Last weekend I went to the final Clothes Show to be held at Birmingham NEC since 1989! It’s moving to Liverpool in the summer next year for the foreseeable future, so I wanted to give you the low down on what I saw, what was there and most importantly, what I bought!

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERAOLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERAOLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERAOLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA

The fashion show this year wasn’t as good as previous years I felt, there wasn’t much in the way of a theme which tied all of the fashion pieces together and they didn’t have as much well known music. They did however have a saxophone player who was amazing and it gave a really unusual twist to the fashion show.

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERAOLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERAOLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERAOLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERAOLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERAOLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERAOLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERAOLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERAOLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERAOLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERAOLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERAOLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERAOLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERAOLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERAOLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA

There were a huge amount of stands there from accessories, beauty, clothing and homeware including brands like Spectrum Brushes, Barry M, Models Own, Elemis, In The Style and Oasis, with a lot of them having exclusive deals just for the Clothes Show.

I managed to pick up the most beautiful make up brush from Spectrum which isn’t going to be released until January 2017 but was on special offer at the show.

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA

Also this make up bag from Barry M which included loads of their products for only £10 which is incredible! Also helps that the makeup bag itself is super instagram friendly..!

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERAOLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA

I also picked up this cute jumper for the crazy price of £5! I mean, it’s not exactly the softest of knits and it won’t be incredible quality but such a bargain.

img_2871

There were a few celebrities there including a couple of my favourite bloggers/youtubers Sarah Ashcroft and Lydia Millen who did a panel as well as fashion stylist Mark Heyes and Jo Elvin who is the editor of Glamour magazine.

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERAOLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERAOLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA

What I wore;
Top – New Look
Jacket – Stradivarius (sold out alternative here)
Leggings – Old Matalan
Boots – Primark
Bag – New Look (sold out alternatives here and here)

Also, just a side-note for all of you fellow people in wheelchairs; the NEC also has a brand new Changing Places toilet.. which is the best news! So if you’re ever going to an event there, we found it near Hall 20.

Much Love,

 

Christmas Gift Guide For Her – Under £30!

Hi Everyone,

Can you believe Christmas is only 3 weeks away today! I thought I’d give you some inspiration in a couple of Gift Guides of what you can get for the ones you love if you still have some presents to buy!

screen-shot-2016-12-04-at-16-19-46screen-shot-2016-12-04-at-16-20-28screen-shot-2016-12-04-at-16-20-51screen-shot-2016-12-04-at-16-21-37screen-shot-2016-12-04-at-16-21-53screen-shot-2016-12-04-at-16-22-16screen-shot-2016-12-04-at-16-22-48screen-shot-2016-12-04-at-16-25-56screen-shot-2016-12-04-at-16-28-09screen-shot-2016-12-04-at-16-29-02screen-shot-2016-12-04-at-16-29-30screen-shot-2016-12-04-at-16-29-51screen-shot-2016-12-04-at-16-31-19screen-shot-2016-12-04-at-16-34-54screen-shot-2016-12-04-at-16-39-53screen-shot-2016-12-04-at-16-42-03screen-shot-2016-12-04-at-16-43-35screen-shot-2016-12-04-at-16-46-13screen-shot-2016-12-04-at-16-48-56screen-shot-2016-12-04-at-16-53-00

I hope this has helped! I’ve got a Gift Guide for all of the men in your life coming on Wednesday, so stay tuned!

Much Love,