Caramel and Chocolate Makeup and Chunky Knits: It Must Be Autumn!

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I don’t know how it is where you all live, but here in London, the seasons seem to turn on a dime. One minute it’s Summer, with the sun out, and then overnight the leaves have changed to gold and there’s a bite in the wind.

But some of the great things about Autumn are the colours, curling up in cafe’s with lattes and a good book, and of course chunky knits.

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These are some of my old favourites. They’re hugely oversized, which I love, though I’m not convinced they’re superflattering. However, the colours are, and they go so well with the golds and chocolate smokey eyes of the makeup of this time of year.

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These knitted sweaters are from Boohoo.com, I picked them up last year for a song, and though they may not be hardy enough to last me through a second winter, I love them all the same. So cute with jeans (Levis of course!) and heeled boots. Though getting a jacket over them is not exactly easy.

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The make up here is a mix of brands and palettes. I used a mix of Lancome and MUA Makeup Academy Eye Shadow Palette, with Chanel Lipstick. Your top must haves for these looks are:

  • A chocolate brown kohl eyeliner pencil, mine is from Rimmel.
  • Borjois Smokey Stories in 06 Upside Brown, gorgeous caramel shades.
  • MUA Makeup Academy eye shadow palette in Dusk Til Dawn, the brown shades are perfect.
  • Loreal Miss Manga Mega Volume Mascara, which is my favourite, and really gives you long, luscious lashes and makes eyes pop.
  • Chanel Rouge Allure in 28 Romantic, a beautiful berry shade that suits everyone.
  • For kissable, caramel lips, Loreal Extreme Resist Lip Gloss in 505 Never Let Me Go, with it’s peachy, pink with gold flecks.

What are your favourites for Fall/Autumn? Leave a comment and let me know.

If you liked this look, you might get a kick out of my girly all pink makeup HERE, or you might like my first Autumn themed post HERE. Find me on twitter @cravenwild or on Instagram, @hermioneflavia.

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