Saturday, October 13, 2012

Wedding Guest Makeup

Hello, I wanted to preface by saying I love weddings!  I thoroughly enjoyed planning my own wedding back in the day.  When I attend weddings, I pay attention to the details because I understand and appreciate the effort that went into creating this once in a life time event.

In September, I attended an intimate evening wedding on the first day of Fall.  As a wedding guest, I decided to go with a demure and classy makeup look with soft neutral eyes and red lips.  I wore a cobalt blue cocktail dress, so I did not want my makeup to overpower the strong color of the dress.



Face:


Estee Lauder Invisible Fluid Makeup in 2CN2

Estee Lauder Double Wear Light Stay-in-Place Makeup SPF 10 in Intensity 2.0
Smashbox Step-By-Step Contour Kit - also mentioned here
MAC Pro Longwear Blush in Stay Pretty
Kevin Aucoin The Celestial Powder in Candlelight
Diorskin Forever Flawless Perfection Fusion Wear Makeup Powder Foundation in 021 Linen - not pictured

Eyes:


Nars Pro-Prime Smudge Proof Eyeshadow Base - a cult classic must have!

Givenchy Magic Kohl Eye Liner Pencil in 1
Nars Larger Than Life Long-Wear Eyeliner in Via Appia
Inglot Freedom System Eye Shadow Squares
Kevyn Aucoin The Eye Shadow Duo in #202
YSL Shocking Mascara Volume Effect Faux Cils in 1

Lips:


YSL Rouge Pur Couture Vernis A Levres Glossy Stain in 20 - also mention here


I was inspired to mix two Estee Lauder foundations together from this bridal makeup look video:



Finally some snap shots from the beautiful wedding in September:











Have a great weekend!  Until next post......

17 comments:

  1. Thanks for stopping my my blog. I am following you now. Weddings are always so lovely. I like your makes up too.

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    1. You are welcome, I love reading your blog! Thanks.

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  2. Love the details! Seems like you had a great time at the wedding. You take beautiful pictures. :)

    xx
    Heel in Mint

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    1. Aww, thanks! I enjoy taking photos wherever I go! It was a lovely wedding.

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  3. The wedding looks gorgeous and the food looks fantastic (sadly not all weddings feature food like this!).

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  4. Oh wow all of the food looked delicious!!!

    -V
    http://stylishlyme.com/

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  5. this is such a beautiful post!

    from helen at www.thelovecatsinc.com // @thelovecatsinc

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  6. tasty pics!

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  7. The setting and the food at this wedding looks amazing! I enjoy attending weddings as well. It's always nice to be able to celebrate such happy occasions. And I like getting to dress up too :)

    Rowena @ rolala loves

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  8. what an exquisite wedding! the food looks fabulous and I bet it was delicious! i love weddings too! i know your makeup was exquisite :)
    http://www.averysweetblog.com/

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  9. Looks like a beautiful wedding! Weddings are the perfect occasion to really think about your makeup and put in a bit of extra effort to look your best. I really want to try Inglot eyeshadows, your palettes are amazing :)

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  10. wow the food pics look totally amazing!
    would you like to follow each other?
    A
    xx
    http://epiquemoi.blogspot.com

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  11. looks yummy!

    http://glamourgirl-bg.blogspot.com/

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  12. Yummyyyyy! That chocolate dessert looks heavenly. Very nice choice on your makeup - very classy!

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  13. Gorgeous wedding! I love the colors you chose to complement your cobalt blue dress. :D

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  14. Everything looks so delicious!

    http://missyswelt.blogspot.de/

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  15. Wow, food looks great! Love the makeup items too. I recently rediscovered my Inglot eyeshadow palette and have been using it quite a lot.

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