Floral appliqué

    I’m not usually one for florals, but I couldn’t help but be drawn to this floral appliqué number from Boohoo. I love the red on black mesh adding a splash of sexy. Wear knotted at the front or in the usual t-shirt style if you prefer for a more casual look. Here, I’ve teamed it with slinky pencil skirt…

Landscape: London (east)

Canary Wharf, London  Taken February 2017 Having been away from home for quite a while now, I forget how beautiful London is ….. especially at night. A few weeks ago I was out for dinner in East London and couldn’t help but stop and take a picture of this view. London I love you, and…

Models own haul

During a recent shopping trip to Westfield Stratford shopping centre in London, the vibrant and colourful Models own makeup store caught my eye. I hadn’t previously used any of the Models own range before but couldn’t resist a splurge. Check out my buys below…. Lix matte liquid lipstick, Berry cool Lix lip gloss, Bouquet  Luxestick velvet lipstick,…

NYE Beauty haul

  So I am pretty much all set for tomorrows’ New years celebrations. But there’s always something I forget and need to panic buy the day before….or at least that’s the excuse I use. My outfit for the celebrations is Navy and I’m torn between having a smokey Navy liner or a full smokey look?…

Hometown glory

In the last 2 years I have spent near enough 21 months away from home. Travelling and living abroad is amazing, however there’s nothing like coming home. Home for me is possibly the most unknown area in South East London, Thamesmead. Falling under the Royal Borough of Greenwich the area is constantly evolving. Greenwich itself is amazing and…

Is there such a thing as too much Colour??

Recently I’ve been wanting to experiment with more colour in my make up looks/creations. However was never fully confident with which colours worked best together. …..Can I put blue with green? ……… Is red on the eyes a good idea? So after some considerable thought and many hours searching online I came across Illamasqua’s make…

I ♡ oxblood!

  I ♡ oxblood! by aliciamarinah featuring fall trees Givenchy satchel handbag £1,160 – saksfifthavenue.com Topshop shirt dress £50 – topshop.com Tamara Mellon black boots mytheresa.com Fall tree etsy.com

London nights : Winter edition

  London nights : Winter edition by aliciamarinah featuring a knee length pencil skirt Black haircare kokocouture.co.uk Opi nail care nelly.com Burberry chain shoulder bag £550 – saksfifthavenue.com Topshop marble print shirt £56 – topshop.com Bobbi brown cosmetic £24 – lordandtaylor.com Charlotte Tilbury red lip makeup £21 – bergdorfgoodman.com Ilia lipstick £16 – spiritbeautylounge.com Illamasqua darkness false eyelash illamasqua.com Dorothy Perkins knee length pencil skirt…