4 Dec 2011

Little updates

I didn't get around to doing this last week, so these are from the past two weeks - enjoy :)

My first attempt at red velvet cupcakes - you can't see, but they're not red enough, must add more food dye next time.  These are for eating tonight whilst watching Beyonce!

Tried a J2O glitter berry.  It looked like bubble bath and tasted like cherry - me no like

Meeting up with the girls who came on the Peckham nail polish raid with me! 

Went to see Breaking Dawn.  Loved it.  Team Edward all the way!

I bought two packs of these for work and didn't actually eat one!

 Cookie pop for the boyf

Amazing Paul & Joe kitty shaped blush sticks - really need to get my full Paul & Joe post up asap


So pleased to get such good feedback on my glambox review last week

Never too old for one of these

Getting glitzy for my work Christmas party

A few snaps from the night

Random flowers my Mum didn't want and gave to me

Trying out Sally Hansen nail wraps - blog post coming soon!

Attempting curly hair and failing as usual

My Motel dress arrived and looks beaut

My iphone has new clothes

The bf knows how to put a smile on my face

First slice of Crimbo cake this season (no marzipan - bleeeurgh to marzipan)

Reunited with my favourite lippie!  I lost this little treasure before I'd even blogged about it, but after writing it off as having been lost out in the street, I found it a week later hiding in a box full of Christmas presents :)

And finally, my facey B page now has a proper url! www.facebook.com/flutterandsparkle  I'd love it if you checked it out :)

This week I'm off to Bath with my besties.  We're going to be going to some Christmas Markets and an Outlet shopping centre in Swindon, woo!

And not forgetting some lovely new blogs I've discovered recently - show them some <3

Have a fun week xx


  1. mmmmm! That Christmas cake looks awesome!! I hate marzipan too! I feel your pain it totally wastes the cake!!
    Thank you for the link!

  2. Loving the pics! I wish I had an advent calender....choco for breakfast? yes please.
    Did you watch the end clip in breaking dawn after the credits?

  3. lovely pics!

    just started my new blog! check it out!


  4. Looks like you've been having fun :)
    You look lovely on the pics from your work do.
    I hate Christmas cake, much prefer a chocolate log!
    I have an advent calendar too :)
    I can't wait to see your post about the Sally Hansen wraps.

  5. I love the dress you wore to your Christmas party, very pretty! Those blush sticks are too cute! x

  6. You looked absolutely gorgeous at your work's do!!
    Cannot believe you bought all those doughnuts and didn't eat one haha! xx

  7. Thank you so much for linking my blog!
    Oh and love the gold sparkly shoes, they are amazing! Gill xx

  8. I tried making red velvet cakes last week but also didn't use enough red food dye :( haha, those Paul and Joe blush sticks are adorable but I wouldn't want to ruin them!
    I've seen the bunny ear phone covers aswell, and I definitely want one for when I get an iPhone :P :)

    Frances x
    Twitter: @Francesss__

  9. Loved this post Gem, you look stunning in your dress. My motel dress hasn't turned up yet, should get it this week xxx

  10. Thank you so much for sharing my link. You look fabulous The Christmas decoration look amazing. xx

  11. i'm so in love with your blog, its so pretty! and so inspirational :)

    and thank you for putting the link for my blog at the end :)


  12. I've been away for a few days in Bath and it's so nice to come back to such lovely comments =)

    @x_Jen_x @AngelaQ @sammycx you're welcome girlies xx

    @Monika - yes! Loved it - I like the Volturi - is that weird?! ha!

    @Leanne @confessionsofamakeupaholic @butterflyboo @Stacey - thank you lovelies xx


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