4.14.2013

spring blog swap with Quinn of Mama Fashionista!

So…back in November 2012 Quinn of Mama Fashionista and I did an awesome blog swap
made up of makeup, books, accessories, and coffee. At the time,
we deemed the swap to be a massive success {not to mention incredibly fun},
so Quinn came up with the brilliant idea to do a swap for each season. And so, I bring you the
goodies I received from our spring swap. Stop by Mama Fashionista
to see what I picked out for Quinn!

Streekers Wild Weekend in Pink: This lets you do a bright but temporary streak job on
your hair. I'm thinking pink tips for the weekend!

BaubleBar Necklaces! The neon yellow is braided {and can actually be worn
as a bracelet when wrapped around twice}; and the black and gold spike is the
perfect amount of edginess for GNO.

Avon Mega Impact Eyeshadow in Poolside Pop: So amazing for creating
mermaid eyes. The two colors are incredibly complementary to one another;
and you can build the intensity to your liking.

Avon Glazewear Sparkle Lip Gloss in Rave: Love, love, love!
The color is subtle, but the sparkle effect makes it look like you have
tiny diamonds on your lips.

Rimmel London Stay Matte Pressed Powder in Nude Beige: If you have
sensitive skin, this is a must-own powder. It's lightweight, easily controls shine,
and is completely gentle.

Avon NAILWEAR PRO+ Nail Enamel in Decadence: The shimmer makes
this color incredibly luxe!

Sinful Colors Professional Nail Enamel in Sugar Rush and Sweet Nothing:
Sugar Rush is a pastel baby blue {one of my all-time favorite
nail colors}
, and Sweet Nothing is more teal / turquoise
leaning {think China Glaze Aquadelic}.

NCLA Call Me for the After Party: The name alone
screams Spring Break, yes?

BVLGARI Refreshing Towel: There are no. words.
to describe how incredible this smells. Trust.



Aussie Miraculously Smooth Shampoo + Aussie Miraculously Smooth Conditioner:
This. Stuff. Smells. So. Amazing.

Avon Advance Techniques Medium Hold Hair Spray: Rarely
do you come across a hair spray that doesn't make leave your hair feeling crunchy.
This, however, is it. Insta-love!

Terra Dolce Lavender Green Tea Artisan Soap: The scent is incredible;
but I cannot get over the adorable packaging. It has a rustic vibe
that is just perfect for gift-giving.

EOS Tangerine Medicated Lip Balm Sphere: The color,
flavor, scent is too perfect for spring!

Burt's Bees Ultimate Care Hand Cream: I've used this like seven
times a day since receiving it. Yes, I'm a bit OCD about
hand-washing and moisturizing.

Books! Single in Suburbia by Wendy Max + The Chocolate Money
by Ashley Prentice Norton
+ Faking It by Elisa
Lorello
: A little chick lit goes a long way.

Kim Kardashian True Reflection Eau de Parfume 3.4 oz.: Honestly,
this is one of the most glamorous-smelling fragrances I have
ever encountered. The plum and vanilla notes are such an elegant
addition to the woodsy / musky tones.

L'Occitane Immortelle Brightening Face Mist: This, to me, is the epitome of
luxury. It literally revitalizes my entire face.

Neutrogena Rainbath Refreshing Shower and Bath Gel: This is such a classic product;
but it's my first encounter with it. The fragrance is just beautiful; and
it leaves your skin feeling so soft.



Michael's Gourmet Coffee in Macadamia Nut White Chocolate + Pecan Turtle:
The latter tastes nutty with a hit of caramel; the former tastes exactly
how it sounds. It's like having dessert for breakfast. Yum!


What did you think of our spring swap?


xoxox

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13 comments

ellie said...

What a lovely treasure of goodies from the swop! Love the fingernail polishes! Always love AVON.

ivy's closet said...

So many awesome pressies! Love it!

lucy and sarah said...

Sweet! What a wonderful time to do this too.

Caitlin and Megan said...

Such cool coffee and other goodies. What a blast these must be.

Huong @LLL said...

Everything looks lovely! :) The necklace is very eye-catching.

I would love to read the books. Let me know whether you enjoyed them once you've finished. :)

Shulamit E said...

THE COFFEE.. sigh. I miss gourmet coffee

J. said...

Swapping success! The book swap is brilliant!

Couture Carrie said...

So fun, darling!
Love the Streekers!

xoxox,
CC

Audrey Allure said...

Lovely swap!

Sherin said...

Love this idea. It's amazing. Looks like you got some great stuff.

MOSAMUSE said...

nice swap! i want to try that coffee!
xo
MOSAMUSE

www.MOSAMUSE.com

Jen said...

What a load of lovely goodies. Coffee as well. Yummie.

Style, via Tia said...

I love that necklace!

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