Taking liberties: Mrs Pomeranze Review

I had a big themed post planned for last week but sadly work got in the way I missed my chance! Instead I thought I would do a little outfit post! I was asked to do a quick hair and makeup for the ISPCC’s vintage high tea fundrasier. It was at the very luxurious Hayfield […]

Collectif Penny Dress Review

So if there is one dress that’s a staple amongst the vintage/retro/curvy bloogers recently, it’s the Collectif Penny Pencil Dress. Black, skin tight, cross straps? Heaven. And amazing on a vast variety of shapes and sizes judging by it’s popularity! So recently Collectif have AN INSANE 50% off everything sale and I leapt at the […]

Daytripping

Outfit: a 60’s inspired autumn ready look. Top: Toast, Cardigan: Whitestuff, Skirt: Charity Shop, Necklace: Pennys Face: 60’s, heavy liner (mac liquid last), pink rose lips We took Zelda (I am naming her so after my idol Zelda Fitzgerald, another high drama yet irresistably charming charecter) down to the little seaside town of Ardmore today. […]

Haul

Ever get that feeling that new cosmetics will TOTALLY change your life? I was in that mood this week. The last lot of makeup was for my work kit so this week I got some pretties for myself …. Touché éclat Tient foundation in b30. Despite all my best efforts to see it properly I […]

Shades Of Cool

Today felt like a day for smokey soft 60’s eye. I also wanted to play with some new toys, the Illamasqua sculpting duo and blusher in Hussey, and a big fat set of lashes I got in the chemist by the ever glamorous Kardashians. The set are called “Bardot”. Although I felt a little robbed […]

Rosa Reviews: Playful Promises

  I was recently browsing a very good lingerie blog. I was looking around for review on Agent Provcatueres sizing before I dove into their sale and found a whole wealth of information on independent lingerie lines! Playful Pomises  came highly recommended and wouldn’t you know, they were having a BIG sale. So I decided to […]

Rosa Reviews: My basics

Let’s talk about the most important thing in my every day makeup: eyeliner. I am an everyday cat flick addict. For literally the last 10 years I have be a dedicated follower or this product and style. The only eyeliner for me? Mac liquid last. Now this product is not messing around. WaterProof, smudge proof, […]

Begin The Beguine

Hello internet. My name is Rosa and I love lipstick, underthings, the past, flowers, glamour and lashings of gin. I’ve come to share my knowledge of beauty gone by, my feelings on products and clothings, pretty objects and perhaps a dash of person style. I work as a vintage hair and makeup stylist in Ireland. […]