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Category Victoria’s Secret

Victoria’s Secret: Strawberries & Champagne

Last summer when the first Victoria’s Secret store opened in Europe (in London’s Westfield Stratford), you couldn’t move an inch inside. I wasn’t excited by the buzz of the American chain because a) I’d already  visited a Victoria’s Secret shop in Miami and seen it all, and b) I wasn’t impressed by the tacky and overpriced lingerie. But there are a few gems Victoria’s Secret has, and I am not talking about the sparkly bits on the DD cups. Their lip glosses are puckerlicious and if you can decipher their extensive range of scented toiletries, you can’t get better than

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Miami haul

*sigh* It’s been a over month since I returned from my holiday in Miami.  Jet lag lasted about a week, work has been non-stop and my body started to wind me up by making me feel poorly.  Still, I had a very relaxing trip, toasting myself in the 28 degrees sunshine, clocking up the calories and yes, a cheeky shop for make-up was also thrown in. I was staying on Washington Avenue, about 5 minutes walk from the beach and within easy reach of Sephora – the first place I wanted to visit when I touched down in the US. However, I was

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Victoria’s Secret Sultry quad

If there’s something that bloggers and beauty addicts like to talk about, it is the perfect taupe eyeshadow (aka the Holy Grail). For some it is MAC, for others it is Trish McEvoy, and for others it is Urban Decay. Every brand has a taupe and every blogger has a favourite. Here’s mine. Victoria’s Secret Sultry quad. I spied this when I was inVictoria’s Secret in Florida on my honeymoon last year. I’ve always had a bit of a thing for their Beauty Rush lipglosses (cheap, cheerful and smell amazing) but never tried out any of their eye make-up. However,

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