16 January 2013

Plus Size OOTD & FOTD | Matching Your Outfit To Your Lipstick

Sometimes I like to match my outfit to my make up, in particular my lipstick. First let me show you my outfit of choice, which as it happens has a bit of hot pink in it, shocker lol.

OOTD | Matching Your Outfit To Your Lipstick
Animal Print Cross Top: Matalan
Skirt: Asos
Jacket: New Look

I absolutely love this outfit, especially the jacket, it's not the warmest around. For example I wore it to see The Hobbit, and waiting to be picked up afterwards, lets just say I was pretty cold, bbrrrr, but fashion is pain.

The top is from Matalan of all places and again it's a firm favourite of mine, very on trend with both the crosses and animal print. It is supposed to be over-sized, so I actually went down a size, I don't like my clothes to be too baggy, they just don't suit me. Who wants to look bigger than they actually are anyway?

Anywho onto my make up:
Mac Show Orchid Lipstick
Face:
Benefit Erase Paste
Mac MSF Natural
Illamasqua Tremble Blush
Illamasqua Aurora Highlighter

Eyes:
Nars Smudge Proof Primer
Nars Pleasure Of Paris Palette
Maybelline One By One Mascara

Lips:
Mac Show Orchid Lipstick.

I'm pretty sure I've mentioned this lipstick may times before, it's my all-time favourite Mac lipstick and one that I never tire of wearing. It literally lasts all night long, isn't drying and is definitely a conversation starter. I really wish it wasn't limited edition because I would hate for it to not be a part of my collection. I try to use it sparingly so it should last me a while longer.

 Have you ever matched your outfit to your lipstick? Or is that just me lol.

XOXO Claire
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7 comments

  1. Eeek i love Show Orchid! really want it in my collection but cant find it anywhere :( Just off to check out that ASOS skirt now too! I love a good bright pink, me :) x

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    1. Unfortunately Show Orchid is limited edition, I found mine in a CCO a few years ago. Mac Lickable is very similar though and is in the permanent line. I think the skirt is in the sale now too :)

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  2. I absolutely love the colour of this skirt! The whole outfit looks beautiful :)

    xx

    wearenouvellevague

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    1. Awww thank you, gotta love a bit of pink, its the little girl in me lol :)

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  3. Love your outfit, you look gorgeous. I love the shade of your lipstick. xo

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  4. Looking absolutely beautiful missy, love the whole outfit xx

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