If you've seen my last post, then you'll know that I recently bought a lot of micas! But I also bought some makeup ingredients like calcium carbonate, magnesium myristate, silica microsphere, cetyl alcohol and some more oils and sericite mica. With those ingredients, I had a busy but fun day of making more makeup. The… Continue reading DIY Marie’s Airbrushing Primer Stick / Light Foundation and Stick Blush and Bronzer! Plus Liquid Highlight, Lipgloss and Lipstick Bases!
Well this has been a fun week for me! Look at this package! There's micas inside! Before I get into the swatches, I want to tell you about where I get my micas from. I get my micas from Amor Aromatherapy. I found that they have more micas than any other shops there. The shop… Continue reading Mica Haul and Swatches!!!
So, Pinterest has lately been showing me a lot of pins for homemade, natural, mineral foundation. It makes sense really. I make a lot of my own makeup. In fact, the only thing I don't make are my eyeshadows and mascara. Mostly because I like a mascara that's super lengthening and voluminizing and easy to… Continue reading Spices, superfood powders in natural, mineral makeup – Why you shouldn’t even try…
Here's something I've been working on since before the baby was born, but have only just finished 2 weeks ago. Partly because having a newborn baby meant that it's a bit hard to do stuff in general, and partly because I had other WIPs. The Hygge CAL by Scheepjes is gorgeous! This is the first… Continue reading My completed Hygge CAL 2017 by Scheepjes
A couple of post ago I did a post on a haul of all natural, organic products I bought for my birthday. One of the store I shopped from is Oh Natural!, a 'conscious beauty store' based in NZ. In that post, I featured the 3 products I bought from this store. I love 2… Continue reading Oh Natural! – Luk Beautifood Lipstick – Review
I don't know whether I was scrolling through Instagram or exploring Etsy, but whichever it is, I came across some hand carved crochet hooks. Not hand turned, hand carved. From sticks and twigs. They looked awesome! So unique and different, but also very pretty and rustic. I could've just bought one of these beautiful hand… Continue reading I made my own crochet hooks!
So we're doing something a bit different today here... I'm going to share with you some stuff I recently bought! I've never really done this kind of blog post before, so please be kind 🙂 Last week was my birthday. Yay! I received some money to buy my own present (I don't like surprises/unexpected stuff,… Continue reading Collective Haul – Organic, Natural Products!
Hand-dyed yarns has recently exploded into the yarn world lately. They're look so beautiful and no two yarns will be the same. There are tons and tons of tutorials on how to dye yarns at home, from using Kool-Aid (which we sadly do not have here in NZ), to professional acid dyes, to natural dyes.… Continue reading Dyeing Yarn with Permanent Markers!
Hello blogging world! It's been a while! Well, you know how it is with a newborn... Sleep becomes more of a priority! Well, anyways, about a month ago I saw a post on Facebook from Briar Patch. They were having 50% off their entire stock because they are unable to sell their freshly shorn wool… Continue reading Crochet Crop Top Sweater with Briar Patch’s Cream Merino Yarn