Wildfox Resort '15 Campaign

Friday, October 30, 2015

Some Friday inspiration for you! Who else is OBSESSED with the new Wildfox Resort '15 Collection? Ice cream, mod makeup, flower patterns, and inspired by Valley of the Dolls - aka my dreams come true! ♡

Mark Hunter, Steven Meiers

Vita Sidorkina, Kristina Peric

Priscilla Ono

Kimberley Gordon

Ryan Taniguchi

MAKEUP: Retro Cheerleader

Thursday, October 29, 2015

The final part of my last minute Halloween costume series: Retro Cheerleader! Think the cheerleaders in Grease to Cheerleader Barbie - this is super simple: all you need to do is cut a letter out of felt, attach it to a white turtleneck and accessorize with a skirt - saddle shoes and Danny Zuko are optional...

I'm Wearing:
Forever 21 Turtleneck Sweater
MAC Ruby Woo
Revlon Matte Marine Eye Pencil
Benefit High Beam
Tate Lights, Camera, Lashes Mascara
Lancome Eyebrow Brush *
Lancome Waterproof Eyebrow Gel-Cream *

MAKEUP: Marie Antoinette

Wednesday, October 28, 2015

When Lancome asked me to do a makeup look inspired by a modern day Marie Antoinette I jumped at the chance! Growing up, I obsessed over Isabella Rossellini’s Lancome ads and I have been equally smitten with the latest face of Lancome, the incomparable Lupita Nyong’o! Here is the makeup look I created - another excellent last minute Halloween costume idea!

Products Used:
Hypnôse Drama Waterproof Mascara *
Auda[City] in Paris Palette *
L'Absolu Rouge Définition Lipstick in Le Carmin *
Sourcils Gel Eyebrow Gel-Cream in Blonde *
Sourcils Gel Dual End Eyebrow Brush *
Blush Subtil in Rose Paradis *

MAKEUP: Roy Lichtenstein's Crying Girl

Monday, October 26, 2015


Decided to do makeup inspired by this youtuber's amazing version of the infamous "crying girl" illustration by Roy Lichtenstein! The perfect last minute Halloween costume - all you need is makeup and clothing that looks like it would belong in a comic book!

Here is a set by step guide to know I did it if you are curious:
To start, apply your concealer and foundation as usual. Use eyeshadow primer on your eyelids and extend to under your eyes. To create the stark lines, I used NYX Matte Black Eyeliner. I like NYX’s eyeliner for it’s small brush which enables you to do very precise work. Steady your elbow on a firm, flat surface, and start drawing a line down your nose. Outline your jawline, and two curved lines - one by your nostril and one between your eyebrows - to make it look like you are in constant distress!

Do a cateye and apply false lashes. Using a thin white eyeliner pencil, line your waterline and extend the line a bit to make your eyes appear cartoony and larger, finish by outlining it with more black eyeliner. Then, start blocking out “tears” under your eyes. I used NYX’s Jumbo Eye Pencil in Milk as a base/primer and to outline where I would be laying down the blue eyeshadow. After perfecting the shape of the tears with the white pencil, I carefully applied the blue shadow overtop the white. Again, outline the tears with your black eyeliner. Clean up around the tears with concealer (I used by favorite NARS Radiant Creamy Concealer) - to perfect any mistakes.

Next, I applied NARS Velvet Matte Lip Pencil in Cruella - a dazzling, true red matte - and outlined the lips with the black eyeliner. For a finishing touch, adding a “highlight” to the lips with NYX’s white liquid liner.

Finally, I used the NYX’s Jumbo Pencil again in Milk to create the white dots on my face.

Do you have any fun plans for Halloween? I'd love to hear all about them!

Kailey Flyte x Galore Mag

Tuesday, October 6, 2015

"With her trademark pink hair and innocently pouted lips, Kailey Flyte looks like she would be perfectly at home in both Katy Perry’s “Teenage Dream” music video, or in the backyard of her Portland, Oregon home, eating ice cream and hanging out with her friends." - GALORE MAG

So excited to share this shoot and interview for Galore Magazine today! I've been admiring Galore for a while now (how stunning is their cover with Zendaya?!), so I was pretty over the moon when they got in contact!

Take a look at the full feature and interview here!

Thrifted Bralet, HKM skirt *

ASOS Playsuit

Samantha Pleet Dress via Emerging Thoughts *

Makeup: Crying Petals

Tuesday, September 29, 2015

LIP COLOR: NYX Soft Matte Lip Cream in Buenos Aires EYE SHADOW BASE: NYX Jumbo Eye Pencil in Milk EYESHADOW: Sugarpill's Tako *, Black Matte Eyeshadow (can't remember which!) EYELINER: NYX Liquid Black Eyeliner EYELASH GLUE: DUO Eyelash Adhesive

Just a little post sharing this self portrait I took a while ago inspired by one of my favorite ladies - Twiggy! I've been practicing a lot with cut creases - they are my favorite eyeshadow technique, and Twiggy was certainly the queen of the style in the 60s! I also glued fake flower petals on my cheeks using eyelash adhesive.

Since we moved, everything has been pretty hectic and I've felt a bit upside down. I'm hoping to get my feet firmly back on the ground soon so I can take more self portraits like these and catch up with everything! It's not a nice feeling... ♡❀

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