Trying out the “new” camera

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J doesn’t understand my blogging.  He’s looked at my blog, faked a yawn and said “very nice dear”.  So it was really sweet when he said I could borrow his camera for the purposes of taking better photos and attempting to vlog! It’s a Canon EOS 600D which means nothing to me, but apparently it’s “quite good!”

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I’m getting very excited

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I just wanted to share a quick post with you all.  It’s my birthday on Thursday (*cough* 31, where on earth did the time go?) and these presents have started appearing in the lounge!!  Sorry for the awful photo, I’m not exactly allowed to pick them up and move them 😛

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Home Renovation

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I moved in with J last April and because I lived in a rented flat at the time, I was able to move my stuff out over the course of a few weeks.  He bought his, what is now our, house in 2009.  It needed a lot of work back then and still needs quite a bit of love and attention.

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Babyliss Curl Secret Review

Back in November 2013, I was about to go on my first official date with J, so I popped to my local hairdresser to get my hair done! Talk about trying to make a good impression! She said she’d just bought a Curl Secret which was relatively new. I was really intrigued so I said I’d be her guinea pig and let her try it out on my hair!!

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Winged eyeliner tutorials

As I mentioned in my smoky eye look post, I really need to practice applying eyeliner (liquid and gel) to my top lash line and also the flick/wing at the end. I do often cheat and use Kohl liner first to make the line, then draw over it with gel or liquid. Does anyone else do that too or are you all awesome eyeliner experts? 😀 I’ve found some different tutorials which I’m going to attempt to copy and see which ones are easy or difficult to follow.

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