My Aussie Competition Entry…

Posted by Lipglossiping On November - 26 - 2009

Eeee… d’ya reckon if I sneak this up here at 3am no-one will notice?  It’s in them there Aussie rules that I’m to post it up on my blog.

It’s bad… it’s really rather horrific.  Car crash cosmetics.  The worst of it is… it took me bloody ages!

Oh god… ok… Today’s news is tomorrow’s fish wrap and all that.  I’ll post heavily afterwards to push it onto page 2.

aussielook

Ta-Da!! *does a whirl*

So, inspiration… what was I thinking? WHAT WAS I THINKING?!

Well, the colours are representative of the Aussie Hair logo…  Purple and white is synonymous with the brand no?

Aussie_logo

One of the top things that springs to mind when I think of Aussie is fun-loving!! Combine that with it’s home territory and what is more fun loving than the annual Sydney Mardi Gras?

Which goes some way to explain why I went for something a little more ‘out there’!

mardi-gras-parade

The white parts are also meant to be like kangaroo tails as in the logo… but um, yeah…

Oh and the stars! Musn’t forget those… well they’re in the Aussie flag of course!!  Very important considering the amount of natural and native ingredients that can be found in some of our favourite Aussie Hair products!

AustralianFlag

So anyway, that’s my competition entry and despite my current embarrassment I had *so* much fun doing it.  Thanks Aussie for making me think outside of the box.

If you haven’t entered the competition yet, you’re running out of time!!  It’s open internationally (cos who says that it’s just us Brits who love a bit of Aussie?).  You have ’till Monday to get your entries in.  Just show me… what is Aussie all about to you?


12 Responses to “My Aussie Competition Entry…”

  1. Natalie says:

    What are you talking about!? I think it looks good! Way better then I could do! You should enter my winter contest! :)

  2. Sara says:

    You look fabulous!!! Good Luck!!

  3. Leanne says:

    Dayum o.o
    If this is a disaster, I don’t want to see what your best work is like!
    Bitch,
    <333

  4. MizzWorthy says:

    This is great! I really like it – you are very good at makeup so stop saying you are not or I’m gonna come over there and smack ya lol xxx

  5. witoxicity says:

    You’ve done a great job with this entry! I love how you put all the different elements together. Well done and good luck! :)

  6. Georgie says:

    This is amazing, honestly it is! Good luck with your entry, you should be really proud of yourself!
    xoxo

  7. Suka & Spice says:

    you did a great job!!! you look great 😉

  8. Sinead says:

    WOW i love this!!
    My entry is soo crap lol!

  9. priscyore says:

    so pretty, good luck

  10. You’re all dead kind – thanks, keep your fingers crossed for me! xx

  11. Amanda says:

    Very ironic that you can’t get those products over here in Aussieland. Least I aint seen them?

  12. Sascha says:

    Very late to the party here but I’m inclined to agree with the majority; if I could do make-up like that, I’d be smug as hell! You’re clearly incredibly good at all things creative and congrats on the Vaseline win; your tin is amazing (mine was embarrassing – not in the way you get embarrassed but genuinely terrible) xx

Leave a Reply

RANDOM

The Highlighter Series #5 – Illamasqua Illuminator in Halcyon

I love this packaging!  It allows me to dispense just the right amount of product. And *what* a product it is… Illamasqua‘s Halcyon Illuminator is …

Are you a collector?

I appreciate a beautifully kept semi-pristine makeup collection.  I understand that cosmetics are completely functional objects with shelf lives and shades that fall in and …

Cherry Culture NYX & Milani Haul

A few weeks ago, Cherry Culture tempted me with another 20% off sale (I think it was 20%, I can’t remember exactly)… anyway, my goodies …

Chanel Rouge Coco - Get Inspired...

…with a neat video showcasing three very different looks created around three very different lipsticks from the Chanel Rouge Coco range. Which look is your …

Review: MyFace Cosmetics MyMix Foundation in Fair 01

I love new foundations, there’s nothing like peering at a shiny, unopened tube of foundation and just allowing yourself to imagine for a few minutes …

Boots No7 - Stay Perfect Eye Mousse

I was starting to run out of things to spend my £5 No7 vouchers on when I spied these unassuming little tubes on the No7 …

Agent Provocateur Fatale EdP Review

If you haven’t yet found an Agent Provocateur fragrance that you’ve liked, things are (probably) about to change.  The release of Agent Provocateur Fatale heralds …

China Glaze Summer Neons collection: Pink Plumeria

I thought I’d start swatching the China Glaze Summer Neons collection with my favourite (at least from just looking at the bottles): Pink Plumeria*.  It’s …

Suqqu SS14 Collection: Review, Swatches, and a FOTD

I’m not the world’s biggest Spring/Summer collections fan, I have the kind of complexion that needs contrast… it needs bold colour, the kind that you’re …

Red Lip Series: Revlon Cherries in the Snow

I don’t know how I feel about including this lipstick in my red lip series. I mean, it’s totally like the lipstick angels came down …

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 …

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, …

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 …

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