Zara + H&M haul

I still have several January sale hauls, I haven’t posted yet. This one is going to be a Zara + H&M one. I know, I just posted a H&M haul last week, but I bought a few pieces in store two days ago, so I thought I would do a combined Zara and H&M haul.

Mørkebrun fløjlsblazer - Zara

I’ve purchased three items from the Zara website. I’ve been wanting a corduroy blazer for a while, and I loved this brown one. The lapels are great, and I love that it’s double breasted.

Grå, sort, rød, lyseblå, lysegul og hvide chunky sneakers - Zara

I love sneakers that are colourful and fun, and these ones are just that. I love the unusual colour combination and the shape.

Pink håndtaske i perler - Zara

I’ve seen this pearl bag in black a lot on YouTube and Instagram, but I fell in love with this hot pink version. It’s so cute, and I can’t wait to style this.

Grå og sort snake print sweater - H&M

And now on to the H&M stuff. As I wrote in my latest H&M haul, I’ve gotten really into animal print all of a sudden, and I found two snake print pieces on sale at a H&M store the other day. The first one is this grey and black jumper. I’m actually wearing it today, and it’s so soft!

Grå og sort snake print mesh top - H&M

The other snake print piece I’ve bought is this mesh top. Mesh tops are great layering pieces, and I’ll probably style this one with a graphic T-shirt on top.

Hvid T-shirt m. Friends print - H&M

I can’t resist a Friends T-shirt. This is my third one, and I love it.

Sort og hvid houndstooth print baker boy hat - H&M

The last item I purchased from H&M is this black and white houndstooth baker boy hat. I’m really into wearing baker boy hats at the moment, and I thought this was a great addition to my collection.

Androgyny

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Here’s the make-up I wore with this outfit. I’m wearing the Androgyny eyeshadow from the Jeffree Star Androgyny palette and the Androgyny liquid lipstick, and obviously they are a perfect match.

(Base: primers – Wet n Wild CoverAll primer + MAC Prep + Prime Natural Radiance Illuminating Base (shade: Radiant Yellow), foundation – Maybelline Fit Me Matte + Poreless foundation (shade: 110 Porcelain), concealers – MAC Pro Longwear concealer (shade: NC20) + Maybelline Fit Me concealer (shade: 05), powders – e.l.f. HD Undereye setting powder in Sheer + Maybelline Fit Me Matte + Poreless pressed powder (shade: 90 Translucent). Face make-up: contour/bronzer – Physicians Formula Butter bronzer (shade: Light), blusher – NYX Ombre Blush in Mauve Me, highlighter – Milani Strobe Light Instant Glow Powder (shade: Afterglow). Eye make-up: base – MAC Pro Longwear Paint Pot in Painterly, eye shadows – Jeffree Star Beauty Killer eye shadow palette (shade: China White) + Jeffree Star Androgyny palette (shades: Safe Word + Androgyny) + MAC Nylon eye shadow, mascara – Maybelline The Falsies Volum’ Express, eyeliner – Sephora Long lasting kohl pencil in 07 Infinite beige. Eyebrows – e.l.f. Clear Brow & Lash Mascara. Lips: Jeffree Star Velour liquid lipstick in Androgyny)

Stay warm

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Here’s what I wore Thursday January 24. Even though the roll neck top I was wearing this day is pretty warm, I still needed to wear another layer to stay warm. Corduroy trousers and boots are stables too these days.

(Denim jacket + trousers – H&M, roll neck jumper – second hand, belt – Asos, boots – New Look)

5 favourites – January

The first month of 2019 is now over, and I can sum it up in two words: work and freezing. Yes, pretty much all I did this month was work (and get a lot of use out of a couple of my Christmas presents which is featured in this favourites post), and it’s been freezing cold outside in Denmark (it actually snowed quite a bit today). I only have six more work days and then I have a week off, so I’m really looking forward to that. But anyways, let’s talk about some favourites.

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Jeffree Star Cosmetics Androgyny eye shadow palette: It’s no secret that I love Jeffree Star Cosmetics, and even though this was Jeffree’s second palette release, I didn’t buy it until recently. I’m so glad I finally did though, because I love this palette. The colours are stunning, and the pigmentation is fantastic. I can’t wait to create more gorgeous eye looks with this palette.

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Milani Strobe Light Instant Glow Powder (shade: Afterglow): I have another make-up favourite this month, and it’s this gorgeous highlighter. The shade is perfect, and the pigmentation is perfect. It has been my go-to highlighter the past couple of weeks, and I’ll definitely continue to use this.

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A Portrait of Nat King Cole (album): I love Nat King Cole. He’s my favourite jazz musician/crooner. My favourite record is a Nat King Cole one, and this CD which I found at a second hand store between Christmas and New Year’s is also a favourite of mine. I’ve been listening to this CD on repeat this past month, and I’ll probably continue to do so.

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The Sims 4 Seasons (computer game): I finally got this expansion pack (I got it for Christmas), so I’ve been playing The Sims 4 whenever I had the time. I’ve been playing The Sims games for the past 15 years or so, and I still absolutely love it.

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Google Chromecast: I don’t have any TV channels, so until this month I’ve been watching Netflix on my iPad, which is fine, but it’s nice to finally be able to watch TV series and films on a slightly bigger screen. I’ve also enjoyed watching YouTube videos on my TV though I still mostly watch those on my iPad (my iPad is my portable TV).

Collective H&M haul

I’ve done three separate H&M orders within the past few months, so I thought I would do one big haul, and show you what I’ve got.

blå flared jeans - h&m

I have only purchased one pair of trousers (the rest are tops and a pair of shoes), and they are these super flared, long, high waisted jeans. They give my very strong ’70s vibes, and I can’t wait to style these.

limegrøn cropped sweater - h&mblå, gul, grålilla og grøn stribet sweater - h&m

It’s really cold in Denmark these days, so I decided to add a couple more knitted jumpers to my collection. I love green, and I thought the lime green cropped cable knit would be fun to style. I purchased the stripy jumper last week, and I just loved the colours + you can never have to many stripes in my opinion.

orange sweatshirt m. skrift - h&m

I had this sweatshirt saved in my favourites for a while, but I wasn’t sure I liked the font of the writing. I decided to get anyways, because of the fact that it says ‘syntax error’ which is really funny to me, because I studied English at uni, and the syntax classes were some of my favourites.

brun, beige og sort leopardmønstret rullekravetrøje - h&m

I don’t own that much animal print, but I’m starting to get really into it. This roll neck top is the perfect layering piece; it fits perfectly and it just adds a little extra something to an outfit.

hvid t-shirt m. rød skrift - h&mrød velour t-shirt m. lynlås - h&m

I know I already have a lot of white graphic T-shirts, but this one says ‘shoes & spaghetti’ which are two things I love. The red velvet T-shirt is interesting, and I’m not quite sure how I feel about it yet, but I thought it would make a fun styling challenge.

sort mesh t-shirt m. stjerner - h&mpink lang mesh t-shirtkjole m. røde striber - h&m

I’ve also bought two mesh tops, which again are great layering pieces. The black one with stars is quite simple, but I thought it would look great on top of a camisol or roll neck top (for example the leopard print one). And the long pink mesh top/dress is another item I’m not quite sure how to style, so I have another styling challenge ahead of me, which I’m always excited about.

sorte satin platform sandaler - h&m

Lastly, I bought a pair of black disco heels (at least that’s what I call them). I have these shoes in a purple glitter version, and they are probably my most comfortable party shoes, so I’m excited about having the black version as well.

Ahoy!

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Here’s what I wore Wednesday January 23. This outfit has some strong nautical vibes to it, and I love it! Red and navy will always be one of my favourite colour combos.

(Dress + belt – second hand, roll neck top – VRS, hat – H&M, boots – Even&Odd)

Berry

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Here’s the make-up I wore Tuesday January 22. I’m wearing the Wet n Wild Color Icon Rose in the Air eyeshadow palette, and I’m very impressed by the quality. I love the matte berry shade.

(Base: primer – Wet n Wild CoverAll primer, foundation – Maybelline Fit Me Matte + Poreless foundation (shade: 110 Porcelain), concealers – MAC Pro Longwear concealer (shade: NC20) + Maybelline Instant Anti Age Eraser concealer (shade: 00 Ivory), powders – e.l.f. HD Undereye setting powder in Sheer + RCMA No-Color powder. Face make-up: contour/bronzer – Physicians Formula Butter bronzer (shade: Light), blusher – MAC Desert Rose powder blush, highlighter – Milani Strobe Light Instant Glow Powder (shade: Afterglow). Eye make-up: base – MAC Pro Longwear Paint Pot in Painterly, eye shadows – Wet n Wild Color Icon Rose in the Air palette (shades: 2 + 4 + 8) + Morphe x Jaclyn Hill palette (shades: Obsessed + Enlight), mascara – Maybelline The Falsies Volum’ Express, eyeliner – NYX Metallic eyeliner in Rose Gold. Eyebrows – e.l.f. Clear Brow & Lash Mascara. Lips: Jeffree Star Velour liquid lipstick in Problematic)