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FOTD – Late Evening Blush (Tutorial to Come)

Tuesday night, after being very proud of myself for sticking to an eye product no-buy, I was fatally tempted by MAC’s limited edition Coral Crepe paint pot. It arrived today, so I had to do a look with it right away. Here’s the result: evening in paradise, a sunset-ish look featuring Coral Crepe and Motif, Atlantic Blue, and Shadowy Lady eyeshadows.

EmsyJay on YouTube – Holiday 2008

I find nothing more evocative of holiday spirit than the perennial ballet favorite, The Nutcracker. This year, instead of using the usual holiday reds, greens, and metallics, I used scenes from The Nutcracker as my inspiration for a series of wearable looks suitable for day and evening. Enjoy!

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Free Stuff from Allure.com – September 2008

Allure’s September sweepstakes prize is of special interest to makeup lovers:

Having a hard time deciding on smoky eyes or mauve lips for fall? Who says you have to choose? Starting September 1, enter for your chance to win Bobbi Brown’s entire fall makeup line — more than 40 lip glosses, shadows, liners, brushes, and more, including limited-edition items — worth over $900.

While you’re at the Allure Free Stuff page, take note of next month’s giveaways, including products from Victoria’s Secret, PrivĂ©, Soap & Glory, and StylĂ­ Style.