All posts tagged: street style

Doing The Ombré

After seeing renditions from Keiko and Emily, I thought I’d give ombré lips a go. The original objective was to create a Black with Purple gradient but in the end, I went with a gilded finish. First, I lined my lips with Avon Ultra Luxury Lip Liner in Baby Pink (which is, in actuality, more of a Peach Coral), made it a thoroughly generous border. You might be wondering why such a light hue given the final outcome. Honestly? It was the nearest thing on hand 🙂 I filled in the corners with Nyx Lipstick in Almost Black, first straight from the tube and then I evened it out with a lip brush. I used Nyx Alecto to fill in the rest of the lips and then added a dash of Nyx Hubba Bubba Waouh in the centre of both upper as well as lower lips for contrast. Make sure everything is blended nicely. Tadah 🙂 it took less than five minute to create this look. Is the ombré effect something you’d fancy? And try? …

Oh Me, Oh My Malaysia, Making Me Proud

It would appear that fashion has (finally) permeated the walls of what was once an incredibly conservative, tight-lipped community and I. Am. Glad. Stunning ~ photo courtesy of 4Eyes. And all the following images, proudly showcasing a fondness for the flamboyant and a healthy addiction to shoe porn, were taken from homegrown street style blog, Garbagelapsap.  So proud. Makes my heart go boom boopity boom. Happy.  Very happy. Love, SG

Majulah Malaysia

I was born in Kuching, the capital city of Sarawak which is one of the 12 states making up the country of Malaysia ~ a thriving but small nation located in the heart of South East Asia.  Yes, born and bred and (for the most part) proud of it. This is such a moment. Street style a la Malaysian.   Love, SG