Laura Geller – Book of Travels Baked Eyeshadow Library

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I received Laura Geller’s Book of Travels Baked Eyeshadows set and I love them! There’s such a variety of colours, with each palette representing different cities around Italy. There are ten eyeshadows in each palette, which you can use both wet and dry to achieve different levels of pigmentation. There is also a mixture of matte and shimmer finishes. All of the shadows have great colour pay off and blend like a dream! Continue reading


Acqua Dell’Elba – ‘The Essence of an Island, a Whiff of the Sea’


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I thought I’d do a little post on my all time favourite fragrances. For me these give the strongest sense of nostalgia, I bought these rare perfumes whilst living in Florence, so every time I give these a little spritz, it takes me right back to my beautiful Tuscan apartment overlooking the Duomo.  Continue reading

New Top Spot in Florence – La Menagere – Florence Erasmus Year


I cannot believe that I only have one week left in Florence. It only feels like yesterday that I was moving in and now I’m starting to pack things up! It’s been an amazing year and it’s going to be so hard to say the final farewell. Nevertheless, I’m making the most of my final days here and still exploring this gorgeous city. La Menagere is one of the new top spots in Florence, it is a quirky, contemporary cafe/bar/restaurant in the San Lorenzo area and is attracting quite the crowd!!

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ERASMUS Year – Cinque Terre Day Trip


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Since I’ve finished my work placement and thus have significantly more free time, Millie and I have dedicated July to travel. We recently went to Cinque Terre! I’ve always wanted to go ever since I first arrived in Florence. If you’ve never heard of Cinque Terre, it’s a national park consisting of five small towns on the coast of Liguria. The five towns are; Monterosso, Vernazza, Corniglia, Manarola and Riomaggiore. They are beautiful!  Continue reading