Lipstick to try Before you Die – Revlon Fire & Ice

hbz-iconic-lipsticks-08_1Okay, I don’t know if that statement is true, but I can agree with the fact that those are crimsons worth considering.

I’ve never tried Revlon’s Fire & Ice, but if I see it on my next trip to the drugstore I guess I just might pick it up.

What about you guys, see anything on the list you’ve tried besides Mac’s Ruby Woo?

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Red LipGlosses to Consider

Maybelline Ruby Red $4.50
Maybelline Ruby Red $4.50

Personally I don’t wear lip gloss, wish I did but the truth is it just doens’t look good on me. I don’t like shine, I don’t mind dewy skin but not shiny lips.

Gucci Red Wine $32
Gucci Red Wine $32

Plus it’s hard to maintain and comes off at the slightest kiss.

The  two shades of red made the cut on the top 10 lip glosses for summer were completely different hues, but lovely just the same.

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Model Off Duty

Via Harpers Bazaar Instragram
Via Harpers Bazaar Instragram

When models are off duty and they can wear any shade of lipstick, guess which hue they choose? Yes, Red is their color of choice and why? Because it just adds that something extra  to our favorite wardrobe essentials.

Don’t they all look gorgeous?

Oh and Harpers Bazaar is one of my favorite fashion magazines, I subscribe to the American version and get the English versions digitally.

Here’s to crimson.

Miranda Kerr – Harper’s Bazaar

Via Harper’s

Gracing the cover of February’s Harper’s Bazaar is my first girl crush, or the first time I ever publicly used the term. I’ve been a big admirer of women with style since I was a child.

Doesn’t she look lovely? I can’t wait till it arrives in the mail, than we will all find out what shade of crimson she’s wearing.

Here’s to Red!

Afternoon Reading – Lola Rykiel for Harper’s Bazaar

01-mon-idee-de-la-mode-lola-rykiel-parisienne-modele-roland-mouret-cartier-giuseppe-zanotti-designI love, love surfing the net and have a lot of my usual blogs and websites that I visit on a daily basis.  The only time that doesn’t happen is on the weekends and while I’m away on vacation.

05-mon-idee-de-la-mode-lola-rykiel-parisienne-modele-sonia-rykiel-apc-tiffany-co-christian-louboutinToday I went to some of my usual haunts and came across an article by Lola Rykiel for Harper’s Bazaar.  I loved it and especially loved how there were links throughout the piece that led to more of her well-written pieces giving out words of wisdom in a storybook format.

So, with that being said I had to do more research and wanted to share this with you guys in the event that you find yourselves with time to read.

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Garance Doré’s Dragon Girl by Nars

via Harper's Bazaar
via Harper’s Bazaar

Can anyone be more chic? I’ve been an admirer of  Garance Doré since I discovered her blog three years ago, I also admit that I am more curious about her beauty regimen, more specifically Red Lipstick favorites.

Visiting Paris Vogue this afternoon I discovered: Dans la salle de bain de Garance Doré – an article that includes 14 pictures of her bathroom and most importanly it mentions her current favorite red lip products, I was in heaven.


Dragon Girl by Nars looks like a bright pink-red, and it’s now on my list.

Here’s to Garance Doré!

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