Stay Glossy During… A Night in Soho

From what I’ve read, Soho, London, is the place to be if you’re a food and fashion lover. (… *Raises hand.*) The chic district teems with tourists, stylish-looking patrons and media professionals marching to and from the office – and it’s also the destination of my fictional European birthday celebration.

For today’s Rimmel challenge, I’m dressed to the nine’s to celebrate my 27th (which, incidentally, I just did).

I have an odd obsession with this fun-and-flirty fringe skirt. I wear it all the time, and I’ve said this before, but every single time I step out the door in it, I transform into an obnoxious flamenco dancer… These hips don’t lie.

Since it’s a celebration kinda night (read: lots of champagne), I paired it with my most comfortable can-dance-in wedges, a leather Coach penny purse and sequin Rachel Zoe tunic. Even if it’s not your birthday, this type of get-up will bring out your inner shine and make you feel like the most confident girl in the room. And regardless, really, a girl should always reach for sequins.

*Wearing: Rachel Zoe sequin tunic, white blazer c/o Ann Taylor, Zara skirt, Coach legacy purse, Mai wedges c/o Pour La Victoire

The icing on the (cup)cake for tonight is my make-up. Treasure Hunt and Timeless Allure are my absolute favorite shades of Stay Glossy – even moreso when they’re worn together.

Since I wanted kissable lips to be the front-and-center of my look, I didn’t OD on dark eyeliner. Instead, I picked up a multi-dimensional eye palette and started with a pretty peach shadow as a base on my eyelids. To contour, I swept a darker mauve color into the crease, and I finished by brushing the softest color in my palette on my brow bones for a highlighting effect. Finally, to give my look a little extra oomph, I layered on the darkest mascara I could find.

Pop, fizz, clink. Ready!


Click over to Rimmel’s Facebook page to see my other looks and to vote for your faves.
Thank you for your support thus far!


Contest Rules: NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. You must have Internet access, a valid email address, Facebook account, Twitter Account, Instagram account and Pinterest account to participate. Contest ends 11:59 am ET on 1/4/13. Only open to legal residents of the 50 U.S. and D.C. who received a non-transferable invitation directly from Glam Media and Coty US LLC to participate in this Contest. Void where prohibited. See complete Official Rules for full details including eligibility restrictions, method of winner determination and prize limitations. This Contest is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram or Pinterest. In participating in this Contest, you are providing your information to Coty US LLC and not to Facebook.

The London Look isn’t just one look. It’s an attitude that embraces originality and isn’t afraid to experiment with whatever look you desire. With the range of 24 shades, Stay Glossy Lipgloss from Rimmel London gives you the freedom to mix and match endless colour combinations for any occasion. Free yourself from the beauty norms and learn more about the endless possibilities of London Looks at

Disclosure: I have been compensated by Coty US LLC (Rimmel London US) for making these statements regarding its products.

Join the Convo:

  • Lauren

    Love the pictures Hallie!

  • Amy

    Love this! You should totally go to London I think 🙂 it would be so fun!

  • Love this post! You deserve to win this contest! Love the “stories” you tell though out the post (so well written!) and your photos are always so creative! Good luck! 🙂

    xo Michelle

    Fierce & Fashionable

  • you look gorgeous!
    even if it’s glossy, this is a very vibrant color and it goes very well with this outfit.

  • LOVE LOVE LOVE. I am so obsessed with this outfit! Fringe, teal, gold sequins, cupcakes… so many of my favorite things!!

  • Pangeranz

    Heyya! Yep I have tried The Glam’Eyes mascara. Infact, I just bouhgt it yesterday for a36.99 from London. =]I absolutely ? it!It is fabulous!The brush is amazing, so stylish and makes putting on mascara so much easier, and the end result is great too, really makes my lashes stand out more than my other Rimmel London extra super lash mascara!I got the pink one, not the blue waterproof one. =]And no, I don’t know any stores where you can by the new fragrance, but I’m guessing you can probably get it in any beauty shops like Macy’s or wherever they sell fragrances!Hope I helped!xXx=]

  • Pingback: 2012 Style Yearbook |()

  • Pingback: Floral Blouse | Spring Style Guide()

Back to Top