Tuesday, May 31, 2011

HAUL: H&M Black Lace Blouse


I still can't believe I was able to get my hands on this top! I was walking around the tiangge area of Greenhills and spotted this from a store named Plus Size (I know I'm on the plus size already due to my knee surgery haven't been visiting the gym for a year now). I knew it from afar that I like this top, from the metallic embellishments, to the style of the sleeves, to the fabric itself, I know I gotta have it! So then I asked if I could see if it fits me. Lo and behold, it fits me perfectly! So here's the scary part, I know plus size clothes aren't that cheap-o because 1-it eats up more fabric, 2-there's only few shops that sells plus sizes. So i asked how much the top was, the lady smiled and said Php100 po. It's like I just hit the jackpot! I was like WHAT??? Php100 for that super cute top? So, i paid right away and left the store in a flash. I was telling it to my friend and showed a picture to her, she said that's an H&M top and she has the same exact blouse. So, yep there you have it an H&M Black lace top that's worth Php100 from greenhills tiange. (I just hafta include the pink spaghetti strap so you'd have an idea on the lace details).

Do you have a hitting-the-jackpot moment in tiangge's/bazaars too? I love to hear from you! I think it's a contest between us girls to find a gem out of bazaars especially if we know the real worth of it like this one.

Toodles,
G

Monday, May 30, 2011

HAUL: My First KIMMIDOLL


This is my first Kimmidoll. Her name's Ai and she represents femininity. I fell inlove with it's simplicity (and how easy to draw them). I am in a new quest of collecting all of them. See that cute cylindrical tube beside her? That's my new paste! Yes a paste! I just love how it is packaged and it's pink! I have this (every girl is addicted to pink and anything that glitters) addiction with the color PINK. And why would I want that paste? You see, I carry a thick notebook (which i made from scratch, it deserves a separate post) around me (that's what all designers have in common we carry notebooks/sketchpads/notepads around and a pencil with eraser most of the time) I sketch, draw, write and most of the time pastes ideas in it. Sort of my moodboard notebook. And since I want all my stuff pink I can't help but purchase that cute tube of paste. Isn't it uber cute? 


Do you also collect Kimmidolls? Which doll do you like best?

That's it for now~

Toodles,
G

Sunday, May 29, 2011

Saturday, May 28, 2011

1st FOTD!

Maybelline Gel Foundation in #11
Physicians Formula Mineral Face Powder in Translucent
ELF Eye Primer
Maybelline Eye Studio in Venice Carnival
Wet & Wild White Eyeliner
ELF Liquid Eyeliner in Black
ELF Mascara in Black
Shiseido Eyebrow pencil 
Loreal Bronzer
Body Shop Baked Blush in Petal
VS Beauty Rush in Juiced Berry

XO,

Friday, May 27, 2011

TAG: 21 Questions

Hello Gorgeous!
It's friday night and I am loving the weather! It rained most of the afternoon which left us a cold summer night literally. Anyhoo I love rainy seasons, gives me an excuse to stay in bed a few more hours than my usual. So I was checking out blogs I came across Iya of beauty, fashion and so much more and decided to do this tag. I hope to give you guys a glimpse of my domesticated life. And if YOU are reading this one I am tagging you as well.
Enjoy~


The questions:
1. Are you named after anyone?

♥ Yeah after a saint & King Arthur's wife (though mine is an english version).
2, When was the last time you cried?
♥ Last night, while watching Mischievous Kiss (korean series) I think that was episode 8.
3. Do you have kids?
♥ None as of the moment, but would love to have 2.
4. If you were another person, would you be a friend of yourself? 
♥ Of course! I am super reliable and I always share my blessings.
5. Do you use sarcasm a lot?
♥ I love sarcasm as long as it is intended to be a joke.
6. Will you ever bungee-jump?
♥ I am not really physically adventurous. I'd rather stay home and sew or stitch.
7. What's your favorite cereal? 
♥ I love nesvita with almonds.
8. What's the first thing you notice about people? 
♥ Face-I love seeing how they did their make-ups. 
♥ I have a photographic memory and I can say if someone in my class wore the same outfit in a month.
9. What is your eye color?
♥ Dark Brown-very common for filipinas
10. Scary movie or happy endings?
♥ Happy endings ♥ I won't be able to sleep if i watch a scary movie, like I would have nightmares about it.
11. Favourite scents? 
♥ I love fresh and clean scent like newly changed sheets, fresh clean clothes out of the laundromat (does this mean I am inlove with fabric conditioners? Hihihi~) 
♥ I love fruity scents 
12. Summer or winter? I change this one to Summer or Rainy season?
♥ I like the not so humid summer part which is the start of summer and I love rainy season sooooo much!
13. Computer or television?
♥ I haven't watched television since 2006 (not that I don't have tv set I just have no time for it I guess) and yes I think I'm more on a computer/dvd person.
14. What's the furthest you've ever been from home?
♥ Palawan is L♥VE.
15. Do you have special talents?
♥ I have tons~
16. Where were you born?
♥ Quezon City, Philippines
17. What are your hobbies? 
♥ You sure you wanna know them all? Brace yourself then! cross stitching, paper tulle, scrapbooking, sewing, designing stuff, cooking, fashion styling, putting on make-up, hunting for the best bargains in town, shopping, create beautiful accessories, bead works, hol'on to that imma get back on this one coz I still have a LOT~ =)
18. Do you have any pets?  
♥ Yes, in Pet society in FB, LOLS~
19. Favorite movie?
♥ I love Sassy Girl the Korean one, Ever After, and my most favorite of all time Crazy Little Thing Called Love it's a Thai movie I recommend everyone to watch it.
20. Do you have any siblings?
♥ I have 4, 3 sisters and a brother
21. What do you want to be when you grow up? 
♥ I want to be Lady Gaga! Or Victoria Beckham! =))

That's it for now~ I had fun answering them I hope you'll enjoy it as well!



Wednesday, May 25, 2011

[NOTD]-Blue Velvet


I have been trying to look for this color and luckily I was able to grab a bottle from SM Dept. Store.

Monday, May 23, 2011

FOOD: Banana Leaf Experience



We were looking for Penang Hill (I love their Thai Beef Salad, and malaysian Wraps) @ the Promenade, GH  but sadly the moved out (or closed down I don't know the real deal behind that). So we tried out Banana Leaf since they also offer Thai Cuisine.

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Hello blog world! 

I finally gave into this whole new world of blogging. I have been reading tons of blogs lately and I couldn't help but notice a lot of good bloggers around. I find it fascinating to see tips, secrets, recommendations, how-to's, recipes, style, etc. This has been a dilemma for me for like months now, if I should or should not create my own corner in this blogging world. I know I'm not really that good on words and there would always be english teachers wannabe those who are good in this language who'd try to grade every entry I'll post. Plus the biggest fear of not having followers/friends/subscribers and the like. All the negative thoughts against the urge of having my own blog and sharing my thoughts and whatnots. Ofcourse I didn't let those ugly, pessimistic thoughts win me over, instead I braved myself and set up one. Hence you (if there's a you or maybe it'll be just me for a couple of months) won't have anything to read at this moment. 

So to celebrate my first entry I made myself a bowl of carbonara and a glass of soda~ Yum! Cheers!


Too much flash on my pasta, the bacon bits are nowhere in sight.

That's it for now, I'll be back with tons of stuff to share. From fabrics, to make ups, food, sewing techniques, to making your own headpiece, anything I think that's worth sharing.
-MissGennD
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