Swatch Saturday: Fyrinnae

Posted by Lipglossiping On August - 20 - 2011

As I write this, the webshop for Fyrinnae is open.  It won’t be for long… that’s about as certain as death, taxes and all that other stuff.  From a convenience and CS point of view, they’re not my favourite company to deal with but it’s undeniable that they make some very, very pretty shadows indeed.

Here are some of my favourites:

Yep, it’s all about the neutrals and purples as far as I’m concerned!

If I had to narrow it down to my three most used Fyrinnae shades?  I’d say: Knickers in a Twist, Forbidden Lover and Beholder.

.

Do you love Fyrinnae?  What is your most used Fyrinnae shade?


13 Responses to “Swatch Saturday: Fyrinnae”

  1. I haven’t tried anything (yet) which is such a shame. But I have a huge wish list, so thanks for swatches!

  2. Hannah says:

    I’d heard rumours that Fyrinnae were closing down, it’s not true is it?!

  3. Leah says:

    Maneki Neko is a Japanese lucky cat, fact lovers (the kind that waves at you cheerily from shop windows).

    I haven’t tried anything from Fyrinnae either but it all looks awesome. I’ve heard great stuff about their eyeshadow primer.

  4. Claire says:

    Atomic Afterglow looks amazing *~
    The bronzes and gold tones look great too. I really want to try some stuff from Fyrinnae but always been put off by the fact you have to wait so long – I’m all about the instant gratification :/

  5. Jamilla says:

    those colors are delish!

  6. shanice says:

    I’ve never heard of this brand but the colours are so pretty!

  7. Roxanne says:

    Species 8472?!! I just had a mini Star Trek nerdgasm XD

  8. Looks like they are gone again (already). The web site is empty, nothing on the page.

    Oh, well, never tried it, so I don’t know what I am missing.

  9. Crystal says:

    The website was up last week for an hour or so and I emailed them and they said it was a mistake, it was not supposed to be online. They responded super fast to my email, next email I asked if they were closing…no answer

  10. Jules says:

    Their Pixie Epoxy is the best eyeshadow setter I’ve ever tried. I have hit-or-miss feelings on the shadows themselves; nice colours, but sometimes they apply differently than I expect. They do close often, and I worry that it will be for good sooner rather than later.

  11. Jan says:

    Lovely colours, totally wasted on me, I need some EOTD posts so that I can pretend my eyes are your eyes. Thanks for this. Jan x

  12. Oh Shiny says:

    Yep, down again. Aargh, so annoying, I wanted to check out if they have any new products and order Pixie Epoxy, but every time I go to their website it’s down! I really hope they sort out the issue and keep it up!!

  13. michelle says:

    those eyeshadows are all so pretty, sleepy hollow looks gorgeous

Leave a Reply to Jan

RANDOM

A layout update, please read...

~ If you click READ ALL (next to LATEST POSTS) you will be directed to a second ‘home page’ which will display all posts in …

A teeny blossoming obsession...

…I’m cultivating it gently… I don’t want to go all out and mega haul, I’m dipping my toe 1 product at a time.  eBay, QVC, …

Inexpensive Beauty Find: St. Moriz now available at TESCO!

If I listen carefully enough, I can hear whoops of joy from 1000s of women south of Watford.  You see, we haven’t had easy access …

Brand Exclusivity...

I was reading an article over at Marketing Magazine about Dermalogica being rather upset with Boots for stocking their products without permission… Dermalogica claims that …

Urban Decay Shine On Nail Polish NOTD

My final polish from the Urban Decay Summer of Love Nail Set.  I don’t know what took me so long to give this one a …

NOTD: Butter London - Frilly Knickers

Love the name of this cheeky little number!  Butter London’s Frilly Knickers is a definite contender for a super-cool Christmas polish.  It’s a low maintenance …

It's all in the technique...

I’ve spent the last 14 years swirling, wiping and generally smearing the setting powder “du jour” onto my face.  Only in the last month have …

Laura Geller - Baked Eye Shadows Swatches

Remember this post from last week?  (gawd, was that *only* last week?!) A couple of you demanded requested swatches, and I do aim to please… …

Origins Mega-Mushroom Skin Relief Serum for Redness

Skin redness and hyper-sensitivity is a cause for concern in many women’s lives.  Whenever I announce something dramatic like that… it always makes me think …

...Mother's Day. Because if you don't, you'll never be allowed to forget it.

All being well, in just over 6 weeks, I’m going to be a Mum again.  To say that I’m feeling a little apprehensive about this …

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