GONE WITH…the poisons?

1940 Vivien Leigh (left)…Well, there was only one Scarlett O’Hara and one GONE WITH THE WIND. I personally think she looks positively lady-like and timeless…. 1941: Women are advised by Vogue to ‘paint your lips as an artist would…Use two shades of lipstick. Put blue-red on the upper lip, orange-red on the lower…With your summer…

Red Carpet…Red Lips

Red, Rouge, Ruby… Cherry, Coral, Carmine… Scarlet, Garnet, Claret… Crimson, Rose and Wine…   So, for Christmas I received an antique vanity set…probably from the 40’s, maybe the 50’s…but very exciting for someone like me…and inside, among a few other cool things, was an antique lipstick…in the most perfectly lady-like coral-red. Anyone who knows me,…

Be a Classic Kate…

So not only is she ridiculously talented, beautiful and I’m sure a great mum…Kate Winslet stole the Golden Globes “makeup” show in my opinion with her classic Hollywood Starlet style. The red lip and pale eye is a classic look that anyone can wear with the right shade of red.   Traditionally, this look would…