I bet I’m not the only one who was in awe about Cersei’s hair at the purple wedding. I was just thinking I should do a tutorial on that as she turned around… No way. I decided to take the easier way out and opt for a simpler version of that hairstyle. At Sansa’s wedding, this is what she wears:
In this week’s beauty tutorial, I’m showing you how to recreate this woven braid bun. The concept is pretty simple, it’s a french braid circling around a ponytail, pulling strands from the front of the hair and the ponytail itself. It did, however, turn out to be pretty tricky to do on one’s own hair. I’m going to need a little more practice to get it to perfection!
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Gah! Elf Fantasy Fair! If you’ve been following me for a while you’ll know how much I love and look forward to this event every year. I haven’t missed one single fair since 2007!
I think they renamed the event to Elfia this year, but I’m not exactly sure… Vague stuff going on there! However it’s called, it’s an amazing event centered around people with a love for fantasy. The most amazing thing about this festival is the incredibly warm and tolerant atmosphere; you can come here and feel beautiful and loved no matter who you are. I think that’s a wonderful thing and am all up for it!
A huge part of Elfia are the costumes. Some people put serious effort into it and come out in the craziest, most awesome costumes. I’m not that hard-core, but I cannot deny the love I’ve had for dressing up since I was a child. In this video I’m going to show you my favourite fantasy festival outfit, and how I do my hair and makeup.
I keep coming across this on the internet. The glorious invention that is the lady beard. I cannot help but think this is absolutely genious, so I decided to have a go at it myself. Here’s my rendition of the ‘Lady Beard!’