Blog Posts of the Week 21/9


A List For Falling Leaves – Scents For Autumn at Persolaise
I love the changing of the seasons, so I was immediately drawn to this post from Persolaise listing the best scents for autumn. The eclectic list includes offerings from our very own Amouage, Lalique, Miller Harris and Etat Libre d’Orange, with each scent described evocatively and beautifully.

Dior Holiday 2012 Grand Bal Collection – Diorific Vernis Swatches and Review at Fruity Lashes
Last week there was the Guerlain Christmas collection from British Beauty Blogger, and this week it’s the turn of Fruity Lashes to give us a sneak peek of a lust-worthy festive offering. The Dior Grand Bal collection is breathtaking, and here we’re shown the nail collection which is all about overt glamour. The sumptuous colours of gold, red and pearlescent white are just perfect for winter.

How To Paint Your Own Bike at A Beautiful Mess
This is such a great, practical tutorial (no least because the bike is incredibly beautiful). If you’re bored of your old bike, don’t buy a new one – give it a makeover! If you’re on the lookout for a bike but the one you want is out of your price range, pick up a cheap second hand one,  do a bit of DIY and create the bike of your dreams.