A CHEAP PRETTY THING FOR YOUR DRESSING TABLE!

Posted by Lipglossiping On February - 1 - 2013

If I had a penny for every attempt I’ve ever made at making my beauty collection look both pretty and organised, I’d have at least eight pence.  I’ve given up trying because the two aspects of beauty storage appear to be mutually exclusive and I prefer knowing where everything is as opposed to getting stabby every morning while I look for an eyeliner.

Having said that, I know that many of you adore the pretty things in life and in all honesty, I’m not sure I’ve ever seen anything more pretty than this…

makeup storage dotcomgiftshop

OK, so it’s a cake stand (a very lovely cake stand) but can’t you just see it filled with bathroom beauties/nail polishes and the like?  It measures 43cm tall and contains three generously proportioned-yet-space saving baskets.  If I’m honest, the styling totally doesn’t fit with my decor even though I’m hugely tempted to get it as a fruit bowl.

And the best bit?  It’s currently only £8.95 (reduced from £23.95!) in the sale at DotComGiftShop.

Oh… go on then!


4 Responses to “A CHEAP PRETTY THING FOR YOUR DRESSING TABLE!”

  1. Louise says:

    that’s gorgeous x

  2. Phoebe says:

    I used to use one of these to organise my make up! A little tip would be to line the bottom (I just used cardboard) as things tend to slip through the holes :)

  3. Leah says:

    Great minds think alike. Mine has been on my dressing table for a couple of weeks now. It’s taller than you think and holds loads. xx

  4. Beth says:

    Just ordered one of these, it doesn’t really go with my decor either but I loves me some storage!

Leave a Reply

RANDOM

Bank Holiday chats and a current wish-list...

Did you have a nice weekend?  It’s been a bank holiday in the UK, which coincided with the last few days before my husband returns …

Urban Decay Summer of Love Aquarius NOTD

A stand out from the collection, Aquarius is a beautiful metallic mermaid teal that screams summer! Application was sadly a bit of a PITA, you …

Advent Giveaway – Day 2

Urban Decay 24/7 Pencil Liner in Dime (Silver) Leave a comment to enter. Giveaway closes at 23:59GMT on 2nd December.  Comments made after this time …

The Lipstick League: Week of 12.8.2013

Question of the Week – How did you arrive at your current eyebrow shape? Were you born with those brows, did you get them professionally …

Aerin Essentials Collection Spring 2014

New from Aerin Beauty this season is their Essentials Collection*, primarily featuring a weighty compact filled with a kaleidoscope of colour. The Kaleidolight Palette (£40) …

Boots to withdraw British beauty brand Ruby & Millie from stores

I was quite sad to read this piece of news yesterday afternoon! After 13 years as a mainstay on the British high street Boots UK …

A year on Lipglossiping - Lookback (April 2009)

Next week marks my one year ‘blogiversary”.  Wahoo! Here’s a lookback through the archives, some of my favourite posts from each month… starting with April …

The Lipstick League - 29.7.13

Question of the Week – Is there a beauty trend that is “out” that you wish were “in”? If so, what is it? Answer – …

Face Lace, a blogger interpretation!

When I received samples of Phyllis Cohen’s latest creations for Face Lace, I thought that rather than visualise them on me again, it would be …

Elizabeth Arden 8hr.... Sun Cream?

Elizabeth Arden’s famous 8hr franchise has taken a new turn for the Summer. Introducing Elizabeth Arden Eight Hour Cream Sun Defense for the Face (£22).  …

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