Butter London Molly Coddled NOTD

Posted by Lipglossiping On January - 30 - 2014

Oh, I can’t take it any longer! It’s so dreary! Don’t get me wrong, I’m not Summer’s biggest fan… but c’mon, give a girl a break! I’ve got some gorgeous, suede boots that I haven’t been able to wear for about two-months thanks to my lack of initiative in getting them scotchgarded**

Not only that but I had to wade through a field of mud picking Leila up from school yesterday after the wind had uprooted a monster tree onto the path and to add insult to injury, the workmen chopping it into teeny, tiny pieces weren’t even hot.  No 3pm Diet Coke break for any of us Mums, just a bloody quagmire to wade through.

So I’m taking it upon myself to Spring things up a bit with this cheerful little number from Butter London.  Molly Coddled is from last Spring’s “Sweetie Shop” collection and has the perfect amount of chalkiness to keep it looking fresh without pushing into starkness territory.

Butter-London-Molly-Coddled-web

The more astute, or simply fashion-aware among us may also be getting seal-clappy about the fact that this lavender orchid would work nicely with the current Pantone Color of the Year.  If you give a shit about that sort of thing.

The formula is superb on this one with no patchiness or streaking like you’d often get with pastels.  I definitely recommend picking this one up if you’re feeling a little Spring-resistant like me today.

Butter London Molly Coddled is priced at £11.95 and available to buy online from www.powderrooms.com

if you liked this post, don’t forget to check out my subscriber options, here

* press sample

** 1st world problems


2 Responses to “Butter London Molly Coddled NOTD”

  1. Alessandra says:

    Seal clappy, that’s great! 😀 I don’t give a shit about the pantone colors or whatever. When did that become a thing??
    Either way this looks nice and is very spring-y. I dig.

  2. Sydney says:

    Bloody hell, I want this.

    If it wasn’t for the fact that only last night did I reorganise my collection and note that I have 7 lilacs I would be off like a shot to get this.

    .. but you did say the formula was superb so maybe..

Leave a Reply

RANDOM

Birthday Pressies!!

Teeny quick update (knew I wouldn’t be able to stay away!)… I’m having the bestest day thanks to the most thoughtful husband a girl could …

Illamasqua available nationwide from tomorrow?

Check it out!  Click the image below for more details… Available to purchase online and in selected stores from 18th August 2009. I know it’s …

Pink Hat!

Please excuse the jaunty “wanna smack her in the face” expression.  It felt cute at the time, now it just feels… mildly irritating. Anyway… lookee, …

Confessions of a Beauty Snob

In the four years since I first fell in love with makeup, I’ve become a snob.  Caused by a simple case of exposure, or should …

O.P.I - I Eat Mainely Lobster NOTD

From the upcoming Fall 2011 collection, Touring America… Personally, I eat Mainely everything but if you want your nails to look like the inside of …

January Essentials - Kat Von D - True Love Palette

Obviously, this has been out aaaaaages… but ever since I saw the swatches on Jojoba’s blog last month, I’ve been lemming it like a woman …

Shopping and Spa-ing... Do you go it alone?

I’ve already declared my preference for shopping solo before… it’s a control thing. My tastes are probably different to yours and I don’t wanna spend …

The Lipstick League – Week of 8.4.2013

Question of the Week: Imagine there is some calamity and all makeup production ceases. You only have what is left in your stash. What kind …

Teal, teal, teal!

From pale to dark, teal is the perfect blue/green combination and it’s everywhere this season.  I thought I’d swatch the cream teal nail polishes in …

The Anti Ageing Beauty Bible and its winners...

So, The Anti-ageing Beauty Bible may have only been on the shelves for a couple of weeks but Beauty gurus Josephine Fairley and Sarah Stacey’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