Merry Christmas!

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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,

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Kylie Jenner Holiday Collection with Swatches

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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.

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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.

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

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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.

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

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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,

20 of the Best Christmas Jumpers & T-Shirts

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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! ūüėČ

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T-Shirt – New Look¬†–¬†¬£9.99

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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!)

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Asos –¬†¬£14.00

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Asos –¬†¬£25.00

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Daisy Street –¬†¬£18.00

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Asos –¬†¬£22.00

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New Look –¬†¬£14.99

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New Look –¬†¬£8.99

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New Look –¬†¬£14.99

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New Look –¬†¬£9.99

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Topshop –¬†¬£34.00

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Topshop –¬†¬£60.00

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Topshop –¬†¬£18.00

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Topshop –¬†¬£36.00

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Asda –¬†¬£12.00

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Asda –¬†¬£12.00

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Asda –¬†¬£15.00

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Next –¬†¬£28.00

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Next –¬†¬£35.00

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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,

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!

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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,

 

A Christmassy Weekend at Center Parcs

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Hi Everyone,

Last weekend me, my husband and a couple of our friends went to Center Parcs at Woburn in Bedfordshire. Luckily for us it’s literally only 40 minutes up the road but it’s always so nice to get away from everyday life for a few days, even if it’s not too far away!

We had a Woodland Lodge for 4 people and I was really impressed by the disabled facilities. The main reception room and our bedroom and bathroom were a fantastic size, there was more than enough room for me and my wheelchair and my manual hoist to manoeuvre around with ease. The kitchen even had a lowered work surface and a sink with taps in a better position so that everything was easier to use.

The main reason we went at this time of year was because from 7th November this year, everything is set up for Christmas! I am a BIG fan of Christmas, so this was so ideal! There were pretty lights, Christmas shops, reindeer and fake snow. If you have children, they would love it so much but as you know I’m 28 and I still loved it!

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We were pretty lucky with the weather and it never really affected anything we wanted to do. On the Sunday night there was a light display and fireworks organised by Center Parcs which were amazing and definitely worth going to, just make sure you wrap up warm as it was super chilly!

Overall for disabled people Center Parcs might be an odd choice as a lot of the activities are physical; if you enjoy swimming like I do they have a changing room with a ceiling hoist and a chair that can wheel you into the wave pool but be aware that the waves start every quarter to and quarter past the hour and I would avoid them if you aren’t a strong swimmer!

To be honest, it’s just a really nice atmosphere, to be with family or friends and to get away and relax if you want to. We went for some walks and the views were amazing, an ideal setting for someone who loves photography like me! It’s also an excuse to bring out the most amazing knitwear and winter accessories ūüėČ

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Jumper – New Look

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Purple Turtleneck Top – H&M
Spotty Top – River Island (sold out online, check in store)
Jeggings – Next
Boots – Primark
Bag – Primark

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Hat – H&M
Jumper – Old H&M (similar here)
Grey Jeggings – Select
Boots – New Look (sold out online, similar here)
Bag – Primark

I hope you don’t mind all of the photos, I got a little picture crazy while I was there and I wanted to share lots with you! Let me know if you like this style of travel post or whether I should make them shorter!

Hope you all have a good week.

Much Love,