Archive for February, 2010

Oh you are gorgeous. Missoni = love. Missoni designing futuristic neck pieces to go with neutrals = adoration. I will say no more. Alexa xx Advertisements

The dark ebony skin and ultra defined cheekbones mixed with an androgynous sexuality is what makes Grace Jones an icon. Her extreme fashion choices, and interesting personality have made her fascinating to artists like Andy Warhol who immortalised her in technicolour, but arguably some of her most captivating images were taken by the famous artist […]

This is a gorgeous holiday palette, that I believe released overseas in 2008, but I only got last Christmas (2009) with a gift voucher that was a present. It’s a beautiful sleek palette with a shiny mirror like exterior (oh yes!) and four colours inside. The colours are great for green eyes, and because the […]

Now 54, Jerry Hall in her prime was a goddess, and is arguably still one. Leggy, long hair, beautiful face and involved with Mick Jagger? Oh the envy. Antonio Lopez photographing Hall, photographed by Norman Parkinson, circa 1975. Images from Alexa xx

When I saw these pictures of the makeup at the latest Christian Dior show, I knew it could be none other than John Galliano and Pat McGrath at their best. The flawless skin and pop of pastels on the eyes combined with the red matte lip (my favourite) was just beautiful. Reminiscent of the elusive […]

So… my first blog entry and I thought to introduce myself to the group, I’d share a little about my addiction. I love shiny, pretty things. As simple as that. Give me sparkling and bright and gorgeous anyday of the week. This is me in disguise. I’m a makeup artist and horrific makeup hoarder. I […]