Reading · Writing

Book Review: Tiny Pretty Things By Dhonielle Clayton and Sona Charaipotra

Genre: Teen/Ya Rating: 2/5 Plot: Black Swan meets Pretty Little Liars in this soapy, drama-packed novel featuring diverse characters who will do anything to be the prima at their elite ballet school. From the New York Times-bestselling author of The Belles, Dhonielle Clayton, and the author of the highly anticipated Symptoms of a Heartbreak, Sona… Continue reading Book Review: Tiny Pretty Things By Dhonielle Clayton and Sona Charaipotra

fashion · makeup · Nails

Autumnal Fashion: Four cosy looks for any occasion

First up, we have a long sleeve maroon knit jumper with black leggings - perfect for lounging around the house! But if you need to pop out to run some errands to step it up a bit this Cream trench coat from Zara is a must and paired with some stiletto boots from New Look… Continue reading Autumnal Fashion: Four cosy looks for any occasion

Reading · Writing

Book Review: The Elite by Kiera Cass

Genre: YA Rating: 5/5 Plot: America Singer will leave her pre-destined life for a world of glamour and luxury, if she wins… But surviving The Selection is tough. Rivals are battling to become Prince Maxon’s bride as the threat of rebel violence just beyond the palace walls escalates into war. Only six girls are left… Continue reading Book Review: The Elite by Kiera Cass

Reading · Writing

Book Review: The Selection by Kiera Cass

Genre: YA/ Fantasy Rating: 5/5  Plot: Thirty-five beautiful girls. Thirty-five beautiful rivals… It's the chance of a lifetime, and 17-year-old America Singer should feel lucky. She has been chosen for The Selection, a reality TV lottery in which the special few compete for gorgeous Prince Maxon's love. Swept up in a world of elaborate gowns,… Continue reading Book Review: The Selection by Kiera Cass

DIY · nails

Nails and DIY: How to do your own acrylic nails at home

Source: https://www.byrdie.com/how-to-do-acrylic-nails-at-home-4802411 If you’ve never done your own acrylic nails before, your best bet is to start with an all-inclusive kit (like the Mia Secret Professional Acrylic Nail Kit For Beginners, $130), as it will contain everything you need to get the job done—including detailed instructions. The big thing to remember when shopping for acrylic kits… Continue reading Nails and DIY: How to do your own acrylic nails at home

DIY · Writing

Makeup and crafts: Make your own lipgloss

Source: https://www.instructables.com/id/Lip-Gloss/ Keep your kisser soft by making your own lip gloss!You'll have a blast customizing and remixing the variations on this recipe to find your perfect match. More color, more flavor, more gloss? Go for it! Here are some great suggestions to get you started on your path to lip gloss glory!This basic recipe… Continue reading Makeup and crafts: Make your own lipgloss