Butter London Crumpet NOTD

Posted by Lipglossiping On February - 26 - 2014

Have you seen the square crumpets that Asda do? Oh my… they’re huge and fill the toaster to the edges…crying out for a slathering of butter, jam, nutella or whatever gets your taste buds excited in the morning!

I can’t have them at the moment because anything that tastes deliciously carby in the mornings makes my obstetrician shake his head at me.  And so, instead of a hot, buttery treat… I’ll have to make do with this tasty morsel of another kind…

Butter London’s Crumpet was released last year as part of the brand’s Starkers collection, a trio of nudes to suit most skintones.  Of the three, crumpet is the middle-toned shade… and as you can see, looks fairly happy sitting against my uber-cool skintone.

Butter-London-Crumpet-web

The brand describe this one as a “warm caramel creme” and it’s opaque in a couple of coats.  I find wear to be pretty standard throughout the Butter London range and I easily get 5-days before the tip wear begins to appear.  Of course, with shades such as these, this isn’t hugely noticeable even when it does set in.

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

* press sample

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

6 Responses to “Butter London Crumpet NOTD”

  1. Siobhan says:

    Mmmm, I love crumpets so much!! All hot and drippy with marg and jam, PB or vegemite…closely followed by English breakfast muffins in the hot and toasty stakes. OK now I’m hungry for crumpets! Even that nail polish is looking pretty delish right now ;)

    Like or Dislike: Thumb up 2 Thumb down 1

  2. lara says:

    Ooh yeah, I like the look of this polish a lot. It’s hella difficult to get beige nude polishes that compliment my ultra fair cool toned skin without giving me dead-looking fingers, so I’ll have to track this baby down and take it for a spin.

    Like or Dislike: Thumb up 0 Thumb down 0

  3. […] anyone’s heart is via their tummy and Butter London must know this too. Don’t believe me? Come check out Crumpet, it’ll make your mouth […]

    Like or Dislike: Thumb up 0 Thumb down 0

  4. […] anyone’s heart is via their tummy and Butter London must know this too. Don’t believe me? Come check out Crumpet, it’ll make your mouth […]

    Like or Dislike: Thumb up 0 Thumb down 0

  5. […] anyone’s heart is via their tummy and Butter London must know this too. Don’t believe me? Come check out Crumpet, it’ll make your mouth […]

    Like or Dislike: Thumb up 0 Thumb down 0

  6. […] anyone’s heart is via their tummy and Butter London must know this too. Don’t believe me? Come check out Crumpet, it’ll make your mouth […]

    Like or Dislike: Thumb up 0 Thumb down 0

Leave a Reply

RANDOM

Drumroll....

…and the winner of my Bodyform inspired giveaway is… #9 – Rhamnousia! Mum *was* supposed to be choosing.. but she was taking too flippin’ long …

Leila is three today!

To my darling girl, Before you were born, we were terrified of the changes that your presence would mean for our lives – not ready …

Butter London Spring/Summer 2011 - Blagger NOTD

A bright, strong… vivid blue creme.  Perfect for tips or toes this Summer! A solid two-coater, a great all rounder with average wear of 2/3 …

Greige Parade!

Beige, Grunge, Greige, Taupe, Shit Fingers… whatever you want to call it.  There’s a love/hate vibe around the shade that hasn’t venured far from the …

Is it that you are a minger?

Wondering whether you should be throwing out that favourite discontinued lippie lurking in the back of your drawer? Cosmetic guidelines have always been quite stringent …

(Another) Neutral FOTD - Body Shop Shimmer Cubes

Just another boring neutral FOTD… Eyes: Body Shop Shimmer Cube in Warm (Thanks Tali!) Sleek Ink Pot in Black (Dominatrix) Rimmel Sexy Curves Mascara GOSH Velvet …

Christmas 2009 Advent Giveaway - The Deal

Woo-hoo! Welcome to Christmas in my head! Tomorrow marks Day 1 of my 25-Day Advent giveaway extravaganza, and here’s the deal… 1. Log on every …

Oh, Hi! *looks at feet*

Jesus Christ, one of you could have tidied up around here for me, no? I mean… I abandon my blog for the longest time ever …

Bobbi Brown Intensifying Long-Wear Mascara

In addition to the new long-wear cream shadows, and eye pencils which I talked about here, the Bobbi Brown Intensifying Long-Wear Mascara* is putting in …

Clio Kill Blood Pen Eyeliner

You see, what the magazines don’t tell you is that every woman should own a blood-red eyeliner.  Ever since the day I got creative with …

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 …

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, …

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, …

  • Categories

  • Archives

  • Admin

  • Ads