FOTD – Ben Nye Grand Lumiere Palette

Posted by Lipglossiping On November - 27 - 2009

Let’s make it an “of the day” day.  First the nails, now the mug.

I know a few of you have wanted to see how the Ben Nye Grand Lumiere Palette actually translates into everyday use.

Quite wonderfully is the answer (if I do say so myself!)

bennyefotd

bennyefotd1

Eyes:

Ben Nye RL-14 (Amethyst)
Ben Nye RL-17 (Cosmic Violet)
Ben Nye RL-4 (Silver)

Check here for swatches

It’s completely wearable no?


23 Responses to “FOTD – Ben Nye Grand Lumiere Palette”

  1. Sara says:

    absolutely gorgeous! Very wearable! I love this palette!

  2. Yinnie says:

    Such a pretty and fresh look. Where can you get Ben nye in the UK?

  3. Rhamnousia says:

    I can’t quite think how to phrase this without it sounding rude so I’m just going to type it as it was in my head.

    Wow, your blending skills are getting bloody excellent and I’m loving the silver and purple pulled together like that you saucy mare (can you tell I’ve had a few glasses of wine?)

    xx

  4. Leanne says:

    Oooh, nice! 😀
    I’m hoping these have a nice hefty discount at IMATS.. I was so mad at you for grabbing this before me from Goss’ blogsale but I’ve forgiven you now, my rage and jealousy has been overshadowed by your beautiful blending <3

  5. Justine says:

    Lovely!! I am lovely purple eyes lately, and it’s nice to see a bright look :) I’ve been into smokey looks lately, myself.

    I now want this palette but I think I have dupes for all but Azalea in my Yaby palette XD;

  6. Justine says:

    Wow, that didn’t make any sense. I am into lovely purple eyes lately, and love bright looks! I’ve been into smokey looks lately (finally delving into all my Fall Dior purchases… and some of the Christmas items).

    You are tempting me into this palette SO MUCH but I think I have dupes for everything but Azalea in my yaby palette, so I am goig to pass.

  7. Your eyes and skin look so clear and amazing!

  8. tackyblueeyeshadow says:

    You look lovely! :) x

  9. @Sara – It’s my new best friend!

  10. @MizzWorthy – me or the palette? 😛 x

  11. @Yinnie – You can get it at Screenface in Covent Garden or there are some other theatrical stockists online. It should be discounted at IMATS in January if you were planning on going?

  12. @Rhamnousia – Thank you chicka, that’s kind of you. Now, if only I could get those pesky flicks! xx

  13. @Leanne – awwwww wuv you xx

  14. @Justine – I’m totally digging the purples for Autumn/Winter. Ooooh you got Dior too? Which bits did you get?

    What’s a yaby palette? *googles*

  15. @Jamilla – aww too kind xx

  16. @tackyblueeyeshadow – thank you xx

  17. Redtiger21 says:

    Those colours look so pretty!! I love how you blend your colours together :)

  18. Ceona says:

    Wow, that’s gorgeous! I am envious of your blending abilities. I just can’t do it!

  19. witoxicity says:

    This is absolutely gorgeous! I love the combination of colours that you’ve chosen here. Lemming…………..

  20. @RedTiger21 – Ooh thank you very much!

    @Ceona – You can!!!! I’m only just getting the hang of it, so your compliment means a lot! I just got myself a MAC 217 finally, it makes it so much easier!

    @Witoxicity – Thank you xx

  21. Redtiger21 says:

    Haha yeah I got a 217 for my birthday and i love it, but I think i’d like a 224, 219 and 226 now! Please, Santa!

  22. Julia says:

    I skipped this post last year! Or i hadn’t discovered your site yet…i want one of these, it’s on my top 10 wants 😉

Leave a Reply

RANDOM

The Lipstick League - Week of 07.11.11

Question of the Week: – What was your last beauty related impulse purchase? Answer: I’ve just bought Molton Brown’s Lijiang fragrance despite telling myself that …

Red Lipped Readers - Part 11!

1. Victoria from Victoria’s Makeup Secrets smoulders in Wet n Wild’s Stoplight Red. 2. The inimitable Anita from Pleasureflush positively shines in a glossy Guerlain …

The Lipstick League – Week of 31.10.11

Question of the Week: – Is there a part of your beauty routine that you absolutely will not skip, even when pressed for time? Answer: …

A blemish buster for EVERY skin type (and budget!)

Since the 90s, I’ve been in posession of at least one form of blemish busting treatment.  Hence my excitement at devices like the LMS Spotlights… …

Urban Decay Naked Skin Ultra Definition Pressed Finishing Powder

With a name as catchy as that, you’ll be able to reel it off your tongue in no time the next chance you get to …

Under the Spotlight: Kiehl's NEW BB Cream!

If ever there was a product subject to some major scrutiny on this here blog, this would be it. You see, Kiehl’s recently discontinued one …

Guest Review - bareMinerals SPF 30 Natural Sunscreen

I received this at a press day in the Medium shade which was too dark for me, but a willing guest reviewer came to my …

If you get one cab in London...

…make sure it’s this one! The Dr. Hauschka Rose Day Dream Cab will be pootling around town right through London Fashion Week and onward until …

Deal Alert: 20% off plus BOGOF on Barielle

Is it just me or are we experiencing some rather good deals at the moment?  My bank balance has been taking a serious hit the …

NARS AW/10 Marc Jacobs Runway Look 'attempt'

So, you know I kinda fell in love with this slightly ‘dirty’ look from NYFW, I had a go at re-creating it last night.  It’s …

POPULAR

CLOSED: Competition Time: Givenchy Very Irresistible L'eau en Rose Perfume!

Want to really spoil Mum this Mother’s Day?  Or perhaps you just want to spoil yourself?  It’s ok… I won’t judge… there are plenty of …

CLOSED - Win it! The Body Shop Expert Brush Collection

I don’t know about you, but I woke up this morning with a distinct “Hello Monday morning, I’ve been expecting you…” kinda feeling.  Maybe it’s …

Win a gorgeous "glow" trio with prizes from Urban Decay, New CID, & Arbonne!

COMPETITION NOW CLOSED! WINNER IS: “IZABELLA” (COMMENT #96045) – WINNER HAS BEEN EMAILED!   It’s still January, the MET office have just issued yet another …

Hello? Is this thing on?

Phew, that was a little unexpected. For those of you who haven’t had the misfortune of reading my hand-wringing tweets and woe-ridden facebook updates, let …

Big savings on French Pharmacy brands, win my Escentual.com top picks!

I’m of the firm opinion that for the money, French pharmacy brands offer some of the best solutions for diffcult skin-types. Escentual.com have long been …

Avoid the brush off with Oral-B Pro-Expert

There’s a new toothpaste in town. It’s lean, mean and err not very minty as it happens.  Featuring the revolutionary bacteria-busting ingredient Stabilised Stannous Flouride, …

Win it! 3 EcoTools Bamboo Bronzer Brushes to win!

I’ve written about these before, you know I love them, I want you to love them too! So why not have a go at winning …

FOTD Busting out of the comfort zone!

You may recall my bitter moans last week about how when presented with a rare opportunity to spend an indecent amount of time playing with …

Dear Obesity...

We have been together for over 20 years, our lives so entwined that I’ve never been sure how to live without you.  I would like …

Urban Decay The Black Palette - Photos & Swatches

The soon-to-be-released Black Palette from US eyeshadow maestro’s Urban Decay is an altogether darker affair than the recent Naked set… The Black Palette includes 6, …

  • Categories

  • Archives

  • Admin

  • Ads