Tuesday, 29 January 2013

I have been nominated for a Liebster Award TWICE!!!

Hello Gorgeous

So you are aware that it has only been a few weeks since I have started this blog. I recieved a couple of messages from the wonderful Jude and gorgeous Sarah saying I have been nominated for the Liebster Award!! I squealed with excitement. My first award's woohoo.

If you haven't done so already go check and follow Jude from Judes-addiction here and Sarah from Simplybeautyand nails here. Both sites are amazeballs and thank you both for your award!!

As you can tell I am going to honour both awards from my girlies so will be combining my questions instead of doing it separately.

NOTE: This post is text heavy, but if you want to get to know me then carry on reading :)

What I understand about this award :

  • Thank the blogger who nominated you by mentioning them
         and link it back to their blog on your post!
  • List 11 Facts about yourself.
  • Answer 11 questions which are given to you by you Nominator.
  • Ask 11 Questions for all the bloggers you nominate for the award.
  • Nominate 9 Bloggers pages which have less than 200 followers.
  • Go to their blog and tell them about their Nomination.

  • 11 FACTS about me

    1. I am probably older than you think and live in Windsor, not so far from the Queens Castle.
    2. I am a makeup artist and am self taught. I learnt the art of makeup as soon as I graduated from University.
    3. I am a Biochemist but am no way a nutty professor :)
    4. Through my love of makeup I started to become inquisitive of how to take photo's. A few years later I became a professional photographer .
    5. My first car was a Nissan Micra. (the bubble shaped one) in silver.
    6. I am vegetarian.
    7. I used to have a rabbit, she died and I vowed to never get another pet again as I was heart broken.
    8. I used to be a radio presenter. I stopped as life got in the way.
    9. I never follow the crowd, I lead my own way and destiny
    10. I am a natural born helper, I will do anything to help someone in a positive way.
    11. I own over 150 pairs of shoes, and 200 handbags. (obsessed much!!)

    11 QUESTIONS from Jude at Judes-addiction
    1. How long have you been blogging for and why did you start?
    I started blogging on January 13th 2013. After years and years of following and reading blogs I decided to combine my passion for all things beauty related and writing. This is like a dear diary for me as beauty has such a big part of my life. I enjoy it thoroughly and it is my own slice of the web.  

    2.What is your favourite post you have written?
    I don't think I have written enough posts to comment on this one, but I put my heart and soul in to each one I write. It's all my opnions and thoughts really.

    3. Who is your bestest friend and why?

    My mum. She has never let me down in good times and bad.

    4. Whats the most expensive thing you have ever bought?

    A house

    5.Do you have/would you ever get a tattoo? 

    Ahh bloody good question. I don't have a tattoo but I so want one done!! i think i'm scared but want to lose weight first as that's my aim this year. 

    6. Which female celebrity's style would you steal?
    Hmmm. Beyonce. She keeps it real. (not her stage outfits, her normal ones)

    7. What is your most happy memory from childhood?
    Eating, because you never worry about getting fat when your young.

    8.What is your favourite book that you have read multiple times?

    I haven't read anything multiple times as i just don't get the time, but i read 'The Hunger Games' trilogy and did not stop reading until I finished all three books. Bloody marvellous.

    9.If you could live anywhere in the world where would it be and why?

    Italy. If only I could speak the language. Fashion, Food, Makeup... I need not say more.

    10. If you won £1million on the lottery what is the first thing you would buy?
    After charity stuff it would have to be a penthouse apartment near a beach some where in this world.

    11.What are your favourite high-end and drug store make-up brands?
    High End: MAC, Dior, Chanel, Laura Mercier
    Drugstore: All of them but to name a few: MUA, Collection, I love Maybelline and j'adore Rimmel and Loreal.

    11 questions from Sarah @ Simply Beauty and Nails.
    1. Favourite fashion trend?
    Colour Blocking

    2. Lipstick or Nail Polish?
    Ahhh this is tough!! Nail polish all the way. Nice hands say alot about a person. Anyway as long as i have Vaseline i'm good to go :)

    3. What was your most used beauty product in 2012?
    The year of concealers for me. I went on a crazy hunt for concealers and now have loads. I can't say I have found the ultimate concealer now but they do the job.

    4. How many times/hours do you go online for each day?
    Combined with work at least 4 minimum.

    5. Favourite food?
    Crisps. But I am now on a diet and havent had one crisp since the beginning of the year!!!!

    6. If you could go back in time and invent any beauty product, what would it be and why?
    Long lasting lipsticks/stains/foundation and etc. I could have done with long lasting and pro longwear makeup a very long time ago!!!

    7.What one scent makes you think of summer when you smell it?
    Escada and Britney Spears (the pink round bottle) Yumm

    8. What 3 Items are next to you right now?
    My camera, phone, and a large glass of Orange squash.

    9. Do you plan your life or are you a take each day as it comes kind of person?
    Both. I do plan long term but my ultimate goals can change everyday because that's how random I am. Not forgetting that life can throw you off balance from time to time.

    10. Favourite Band/Artist?
    Jessie Ware, Rihanna, Bey.

    11. Finish this sentence- I started my blog...
    Because I am bloody marvellous.

    I nominate:
    Jassy's 11 questions
    1. Where are you sitting right now?
    2. Name 5 makeup and beauty products you can not live without?
    3. What annoys you?
    4. Your favourite mascara?
     5. Why do you blog?
     6. Morning or night person?
     7. Carribean or Thailand?
     8. What one thing are you going to change about yourself this year?
    9. Where do you see yourself this time next year?
    10.Favourite cuisine and why?
     11. Finish this... I am a blogger because.....
    I really enjoyed this:)
    Stay Good
    Jassy.K xxx
    What else do you want to see on my blog now you know me a bit better?


    1. "Because I am bloody marvellous" - love it! And I wouldn't doubt it for a second :)
      Loved reading your answers. I too couldn't put The Hunger Games down and would choose Nail Polish over Lipstick.

      Good Luck with your blog.

      Sarah xx

      1. Lol :). Your a superstar. Thanks for taking out the time to have a read :) hope fully you will know me a bit better now.

        Thanks chick. KIT

        Jassy xxx

    2. Great answers and questions! :D :D I had a little Nissan Micra S in silver until I put her in a ditch on October 16th 2012!! :( :( Yes I still miss her! :( :(

      Amazing you're a Biochemist, A professional Photographer AND a Make Up Artist!!! That's like everything a blogger wants to be! (Ok minius the Chemist part but you know what I mean!!) Amazeballs! :P :P

      loving this post and many others keep it up! :) xoxo

      1. Hi Sarah.

        Thanks chicko, wow so many compliments. I do live a very busy life and sometimes have to keep up with it.

        Mucho love to you huni bun.

        Jassy xxx

    3. Congratulations on Your Nomination


      1. Hi Navin

        Thank you very much hun.

        Lots of Love.

        Jassy. xxx