Wednesday, 7 January 2015

What I got for Christmas 2014




Happy New Year to you all! I hope you had a fantastic Christmas and New Year and enjoyed the time off with your family and friends. I've had a little break from blogging over the festive period, but now I'm back and sharing with you some of the beauty treats Santa bought me this Christmas.




I love this scent from Jo Malone and was getting dangerously low with it being my go-to winter fragrance. I was over the moon to get this gift set again which I was luckily enough to receive last Christmas. The set contains the Pomegranate Noir perfume in 30ml, and the matching shower gel and body lotion which, like the fragrance smell absolutely divine.

This my first Diptyque fragrance. I have tried their candles and bath products but never somehow got around to trying their perfumes. I actually asked for this as I thought it was about time I saw what all the fuss was about. The scent I went for was Volutes - a musky spicy blend that on first inspection I love but will keep you updated in a full review in a couple of weeks.

I love these after trying them for the first time early last year. I previously had the travel sizes before and only recently ran out, so these were welcomed with open arms and swiftly popped into my bathroom to be used.

I was very lucky to receive this, and it's my first YSL lipstick! The colour is a deep blackened plum which is absolutely stunning and matches the gorgeous gold packing perfectly *insert heart faced emoji here*.

I love Zoeva brushes, they are easily my favourite and most used brushes as part of my everyday make up routine. I have a few of their brushes in my collection but needed some more eye shadow brushes. The set contains everything you need to create a variety of make up looks and the soft bristles make them a pleasure to use, all enclosed in a cute travel friendly makeup bag.  

I can remember using these when I was younger and up until now never looked into trying them again. I love face masks and this set contained a variety of masks to suit different needs. I was so happy to get this that I used it Christmas night and have been delving into them ever since (hence why the basket looks a little less full. lol)
 
Along with these fantastic gifts I also received some vouchers and some much needed Muji storage, which isn't photographed as it's now housing my ever expanding makeup collection lol.

What lovely gifts did you receive this Christmas?

14 comments:

  1. I really want some Zoeva makeup brushes. They look amazing. You got loads of beautiful treats x

    Kate | A British Sparkle

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    1. I was spoilt rotten! The brushes are fantastic! You must try them! Xx

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  2. Zoeva brushes are amazing, im so happy to have finally got my hands on some!
    xprincessjas | ♥

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  3. Loving the YSL lipstick - I bet that she looks lovely on you too!

    I need to get y hands on some Zoeva brushes!

    Sounds like you had a lovely Xmas!

    Jenn
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    x

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    1. The lipstick is amazballs. It's a colour I never normally go for so Im excited to wear it :) xx

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  4. One lucky person!

    Tempted to try the Zooeva brushes, are they good?

    Kay, ohkay-dohkay.com

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    1. They're really good and not expensive at all when compared to the likes of MAC and Sigma brushes xx

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  5. Ooh, lovely gifts! That Diptique perfume sounds amazing!

    www.talesofapaleface.com

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  6. Wow! You got some absolutely gorgeous gifts! :)
    I love the look of the Jo Malone set in particular!!
    I just posted my 'What I Got For Christmas' post, which I hope you can check out if you get a chance lovely:
    What I Got For Christmas

    Ellis - Ellis Tuesday

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    1. Of course I'll check it out now :) xx

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  7. These all sound gorgeous, I got the Zoeva Rose Gold Set for Christmas, such good quality! xx

    Blonde Ambition

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  8. Woweee you were obviously on the good girl list this year! x

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