Sunday, 5 February 2012

Spring Pastels

It's old news by now. Pastels are in this spring. We've been through florals, we've been through animal prints, so why not strip back to something more basic, something more classic.

But no one said that pastels have to stay in our wardrobe right?
Why not put pastels in our makeup bag?

Make up plays an essential part when considering our overall look - after all, we wear makeup like we wear clothes, right? So this seasons "hot colours" (or in this case, cool colours) shouldn't be confined to what shoes are on our feet or what bag is on our shoulder. 

And it doesn't even have to come at a cost! I've found that many of the "drugstore" brands have more pastels in their collections than the higher end brands do!

17 Candy Collection.

Benefit High Beam Highlighter and Benefit Blusher in Throbb.

MUA Eye Dust in Green Shade 3 and Benefit High Brow Pencil.

OPI Nail Lacquer in Fiercely Fiona.
Accessorize Nail Polish Exotic Brights Mint Whisper.
Accessorize Nail Polish Exotic Brights Candy Pink.
Accessorize Nail Polish With Love Lilac Echo.
Barry M Lip Paint in Baby Pink.
MUA Eyeshadow Palette in Pretty Pastels.

Will you be adding Pastels to your spring make up routines? 

:) X


  1. OO ive never seen that MUA Palette before.. might have to make a cheeky purchase on that.. I will definately be adding pastels to my spring routine! Especially nail polishes :)

    Thankyou for your comment on my blog - i thought id let you know ive replied with a few suggestions of the sachets :) xx

  2. Those Accessorize nail varnishes look lovely, I do love pastel colours this time of year. Thanks for the great post :)

  3. These are amazing. I am definitely loving pastels for Spring! So excited!

  4. The 17 Candy Collection nail polish colours are very pretty and inexpensive too!

    I'll have to get a few of those!


  5. cute!!!

  6. So pretty! Adore all the brights! So fun! Really..we're ready for Spring, haha!

    PS. We've a DORIS giveaway on our blog! Check it out!

    ox from NYC!


  7. i am actually in love with pastel colours and this post, please do a post like this every month or something please, call it something like 'Hot This Season Is.......' xxxx

  8. I love pastels they are my fav. That 17 collection looks so cute! xxxx

  9. It looks like pastels are going to be huge this season! I will definitely invest in some gorgeous pastel make up and nail polish. X

  10. i am loving pastels :) :)

    following you now :)

  11. what a nice blog you have!
    such a nice inspiration!!

    xx ju.

  12. I love pastels and im so glad that this trend is big again this S/S! xx

  13. Now that spring is approaching, I am ready to ditch the dark colours and start using some lighter pastels, definitely will pick up some nice colours for this S/S <3
    Zoe xoxo

  14. wow beautiful blog sweety i love it!!!! should we follow each other? would be great,much love <3

  15. I am probably more a coral and warm pink girl... pastels look lovely, but always wash my face bit out! but we will see :) nice blog, love it!
    x Marina

  16. Wow I really like!

  17. I really like the colours can't wait until the summer to crack out the pastels! Xx

  18. I love pastels ! :) I didn't know MUA did eye dusts :o Thanks for the tip hun x


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