Liebster Award Nomination


img_2432-0Hello again, I don’t usually post on a Thursday but I was very nicely nominated for another award 🙂 This time I was nominated for the Liebster Award by the very lovely Amy at Amysbeautydiary. Thanks Amy its very much appreciated and if you haven’t then go check out her blog, its fab!

The Rules:

1. Post the award on your blog.
2. Thank the blogger who presented this award and link back to their blog.
3. Write 5 random facts about yourself.
4. Nominate 5 bloggers (they should have less than 3000 followers)
5. Answer 5 questions posted by the presenter and ask your nominees 5 questions.

5 Facts About Me:

1.  I am a Vanilla over Chocolate kinda gal.
2.  If I had a dog I would name it noodles.
3.  My dream is to move to London.
4.  Glee is my guilty pleasure.
5. Country music is another guilty pleasure of mine.

5 Blog Nominees:

Zeenat Javed

Nicolish

Makeup by Chelsey

Say Hello to Gorgeous

Beck in a Blog

Questions from Amy:

1. What is your favorite makeup brand?

This is difficult! I have so many favourites I don’t think I can pick one. Probably Benefit, Nars or Urban Decay.

2. When do you write your blogs?

My blog writing varies. Since I’m still off on Christmas break from uni I’ve been spending most of my days writing blog posts for the next few weeks. After that its usually at the weekend or any time I have spare.

3. Why do you blog?

I started my blog initially as a fashion blog as I wanted a career in fashion and after reading fashion magazines I kinda wanted to be able to share my fashion knowledge and talk about trends etc and blogging just seemed the right way to do it. Now being more into beauty I just love reading about beauty and fashion and I love being able to share my thoughts and talk about what I love.

4. What is your all-time favorite nail polish?

Tricky. I don’t know if I really have a particular favourite but if I had to say one it would be Barry M Crush from their Matte collection which has the perfect formula and is a beautiful burgundy shade 🙂

5. What is your biggest beauty tip?

Primer. Its the secret to the perfect base in my opinion. So many people skip Primer but I couldn’t go without it! It makes your makeup stay in place longer and makes your foundation look better.

Questions for my nominees:

1. Why do you blog?

2. What is your ultimate blogging goal?

3. What beauty product could you not live without?

4. What is on the top of your beauty wishlist?

5. What was your favourite beauty item from 2014?

Thanks again to Amy for the nomination 🙂 If any of my nominees do the post then please let me know, I would love to see it!

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The Versatile Blogger Award


untitledHey there, I was very kindly nominated for the Versatile Blogger Award by the lovely Becca at BeckInABlog, Thank you very much 🙂 It really means a lot to be recognised by others for my blogging efforts so thank you! Also if you haven’t already then check out Becca’s lovely blog!

Anyway here are the rules of the award:

1. Show the award on your blog.

2. Thank the person who nominated you.

3. Share seven facts about yourself.

4. Nominate 15 blogs.

5. Link your nominee’s blogs & let them know.

Seven Facts about me:

1. I have a slight obsession with One Direction but I mean who doesn’t, right!?

2. I really want a little dog, I am no good with naming types of dogs so I’m sticking to ‘little dog’. Living with my parents is a tad tricky though as (1) Mother is not a fan of any pet of any sort and (2) my dad is allergic. So my future furry friend may have to wait a while.

3. My ultimate life goal is to go to Paris. I’ve always wanted to go but still never been *sadface*

4. Sunday dinners are the worst dinners of the week (in my opinion). Sorry I just am not one for a roast dinner!

5. I would happily live in IKEA if I could.

6. When I was younger I always wanted to be a fashion designer, this changed when I did design in school when I realised I was absolutely useless at sewing and all that stuff. Nevertheless I would still love to work in the fashion industry, just not doing the practical stuff!

7. I am terrible at Maths.

Apologies if those facts were pretty boring!

My nominations are: 

Clare’s Beauty

Caryl Almelor

Plus+ Beauty

Cassmadaboutfashion

Beauty by Brooke LeAnne

Lush4Blush

ClareWithTheHair

Making it Up

Fashion for Lunch

A casual beauty

Insidethelifeofmoi

Confetti and Curves

The Glasgow Girl

Which Beauty Box UK

Leah’s Fashion Blog

Anyway thanks again to Becca for nominating me 🙂 Also if I nominated you then don’t feel pressured into posting this on your blog as I understand that many of you may have received this award before or whatever, so its up to you 🙂

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Liebster Award Nomination


 

liebsterHello everyone, unexpected post today after I was very kindly nominated for the first time for the Liebster Award *yay* by the lovely Clare, Thank you very much it means a lot to be recognised for my blog so thank you. Please do check out Clare’s blog here, she does some fabulous beauty reviews so please do have a look! As I said before this is the first time I’ve been nominated so I wasn’t entirely sure how this works but its created for recognising small and new blogs and to give them the opportunity to be more involved and grow in the blogging world.

So here are the rules:

1. A link to the blog you were nominated by, and a note to say thank you.
2. The award itself.
3. The answers to the questions given to you by the person you were nominated by.
4. Your list of 11 nominees (they must have less than 1000 followers on their blog).
5. A list of questions you would like your nominees to answer.
6. The list of rules for the award.

And here are my questions from Clare:

1. What’s your favourite TV show at the moment?

Ah difficult one, I have been watching episodes from all different TV shows and I am quite behind but one show that is probably my favorite and I cannot miss is Glee. Glee is my guilty pleasure and I can’t wait for the next season 🙂

2. What’s your favourite high end brand? And why.

Another difficult one, I would probably say Mac. I don’t think I could live without my Mac lipsticks they are perfect the formula and they are great for everyday wear.

3. What’s your favorite high Street brand? And why

I would say Soap and Glory, I just started using their makeup line not too long ago and its amazing. Their products are at the more expensive side of high-street products but the quality is amazing.

4. Lip gloss or lipstick? And why

This is an easy one, lipstick all the way! I am no fan of lip-gloss what so ever, its too sticky and eugh but I love my lipsticks especially my Mac ones!

5. Eye liner.. Liquid or pencil? And why

Liquid definitely, I used to be terrible at eyeliner and I soon got my hands on the liquid felt tip liners and once I started using them eyeliner is a breeze!

6. Why did you start your blog?

I started it a few years back originally as a fashion blog because I loved fashion and it was something I wanted to do as a career. I think the idea of blogging came from reading fashion magazines and I just kind of wanted to be that person who could be like the magazine editors and write about trends etc.

7. What perfume are you wearing at the moment?

Herve Leger – Intrigue, not really a favorite of mine to be honest. I am just trying to use it up haha!

8. What song are you obsessed with at the moment?

Crash Land by Twin Atlantic.

9. What foundation are you currently using?

Rimmel Match Perfection in the shade Light Porcelain however I think its too light for me oops!

10. What’s your favourite candle scent?

Anything cinnamon!!!

11. Where do you see your blog in a year?

Oooo, very unsure about this. I just hope that as time goes on my blog can continue to grow and have more recognition.

 

And now my 11 nominations, please check them out!

Confessions of a Makeup Hoarder 

Maja Estelle

Lush 4 Blush

Cassmadaboutfashion

Beck in a Blog

Aspenofmars

The Luxe Look

Plus+ Beauty

PluAnna

Emily Place

Briony Jaye Makeup

 

And here are the questions to you:

1. Drug-store or high end makeup?

2. Favourite restaurant?

3. Favourite clothes store?

4. What three things could you not live without?

5. If today was your last day on earth how would you spend your day?

6. Favourite scent?

7. If you could only wear one nail colour for the rest of your life what would it be?

8. Favourite season of the year?

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