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Burned

When she entered the steamy Miami club, all eyes were on her. But she knew they would be, she was hard to resist. Though the light was low, it was just bright enough for her to see the stares. A crooked smile crossed her lips. She was only looking for one stare. Michael Weston’s stare. […]

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Creepy Ladies of Literature – Part 3

“One of God’s women, fashioned by His own hand to show us men and other women that there is a heaven where we can enter, and that its light can be here on earth. So true, so sweet, so noble. . . .” Mina Murray (or Harker, if you will) is described as the ultimate […]

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Creepy Ladies of Literature – Part 1

Katrina Van Tassel “Among the musical disciples who assembled, one evening in each week, to receive his instructions in psalmody, was Katrina Van Tassel, the daughter and only child of a substantial Dutch farmer. She was a blooming lass of fresh eighteen; plump as a partridge; ripe and melting and rosy cheeked as one of […]

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Blah blah, Pam, blah.

Today’s look is inspired by everyone’s favorite lesbian vampire, Pam from True Blood. I was going to wear my fangs for this look but sadly a blood pack exploded all over the bag their were in and they were ruined. Doesn’t that just always seem to happen? 🙂 Anyway, Pam is one of the best […]

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LOTD – Phyrra

I spent some time playing around with various makeup looks this weekend and one of the looks I ended up doing was an all pink look for the lovely Grey. I started by applying Too Faced Shadow Insurance from my eyebrows to my lash line. Then I applied Aromaleigh Pure Opal with a fluffy brush […]

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Soft and Delightful

I adore Anne Hathaway. Follow my Tumblr and you’ll see tons of images of her (among others). Every now and then I run across this picture. 65th Venice Film Festival in  Atelier Versace There is something about the combination of this seafoam dress and her amazing smile that makes me think of a sunny day […]

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LOTD – Phyrra

This is a quick look I threw together on Friday as I didn’t have as much time to get ready as I normally do. I had a very long day at work, so I wanted something simple that would keep me looking fresh. I prepped my eyes with TFSI and then applied MAC  Fairylite on […]

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Pretty Burlesque

This Look of the Day was inspired by burlesque. No, not Christina Aguleria (or however you spell it) Burlesque, not even Dita Von Tease. Original burlesque, 1930’s burlesque. And who better to inspire me than the legendary lady of tease, Gypsy Rose Lee. I used grey, black and golden brown to create a smokey, seductive eye […]

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LOTD – Phyrra

This look was inspired by me thinking about spring rain and flowers blooming. Also, I kept meaning to do a grey and orange look. I didn’t have quite the shade of grey that I wanted for this look, so I layered to create my own. I used a matte shade called Revolver by Urban Decay, […]

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NOTD – Lena

I’m Lena from The Student’s Guide to Nail Polish. I’ve been in love with many things East Asian for the past few years, and so it was by reading Japanese magazines that I stumbled across a new (to me) form of nail art – decoden. It basically involves sticking large and impractical 3-D bits of […]

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