Weekend Recap...

Monday, September 21, 2009

So last weekend I had a chance to help a friend with her fashion show at Brooklyn Fashion Festival. The designer Jade Chiu is a talented accessory designer and her pieces are inspired by Chinese 12 animal signs with western funkiness.

I was one of the makeup artist(there are 2 of us) and we came up with the look of dark brown/black smokey eyes for the dramatic effect. We had to do the makeup at the dim light environment and since we arrived late we had to rush back to back to finish all the models. It was a bit intense but I had great time doing it :) Here are a few dolls I'd worked on...

working pic...

It was so rush I didn't get a chance to take close pictures for each model... next time I will have to snap some good shots no matter what ;)

Last weekend was all about Brooklyn. The next day, Me, hubby and Jacob went to Dim Sun for lunch in a famous restaurant in Brooklyn Chinatown (I was busy eating and forgot to take pics, haha...) After lunch we walked around the area and I found this tiny beauty shop inside of a small shopping center, here is what I found...

My Beauty Diary Black Pearl Mask
Got it for $15. I've heard good things about it, will let y'all know how I like it ;)

And a completely random pic. I took it at a small aquarium in Brooklyn that we walked by... the big fish just won't let go of the small one, he was swimming everywhere like this like forever... poor little fish :(

Have a great week everyone!


Shopn'Chomp September 21, 2009 at 1:40 PM  

Aw, poor little fishy. :(

That is so cool that you got to do makeup for your friend's fashion show! Love how you did the smokey eyes.

Can't wait to hear what you think about the MBD mask.

Jamilla Camel September 21, 2009 at 1:58 PM  

What a great weekend!! I've never seen that fish pose!

Kalmo September 21, 2009 at 3:36 PM  

It's cool that you got to work in the runaway/makeup! I love the looks that you guys created. Dim sum sounds great now lol. Aww poor little fish. :( On the brighter note, I'm sure you'll like those MBD masks.

xppinkx September 21, 2009 at 4:18 PM  

Hey babe!!!

THAT IS FUCKING AWESOME!!!! you have anymore pics of the show!!! it musta been intense...look at you wearing all black...a true artist! congrats on the show...you have to let me know how you like the sheet masks!! i have heard people LOVING THEM...i am on a sheet mask kick...last week i have worn them everyday..and i swear my face is glowing....oh and i just wanted to say thank you for your support on confidence matter it means alot to me on your reach out...just remember to get each others back on the fall


GiGi September 21, 2009 at 4:48 PM  

Wow, that looks like so much fun! You did a great job.

Dim Sun sounds so yummy right now!

KRYSTAL September 21, 2009 at 5:40 PM  

wow good job!! your job looks like fun!

Krystia September 21, 2009 at 6:28 PM  

Wow, great job on the models, she looked great! And cool clothes!

Vanilla September 21, 2009 at 7:55 PM  

woooaa ! great job hun !
ohh poor lil fish,u shud have rescued it !loll

Karen September 21, 2009 at 9:33 PM  

Oh, too bad about the small fish =( On a brigther note, great job with the fashion show makeup! It must be a lot of fun to do that. Let us know how the mask works out for you!

Kym September 22, 2009 at 12:36 AM  

poor little fish indeed!!! :( awwww!

and ladyyy! you did a great job with those girls! :) such talent! love it! :)

FriendzCentury September 22, 2009 at 5:18 AM  

Thanks for sharing your pics, it must be so fun and rewarding to help a friend with her fashion show.

I've tried a few MBD masks and the Sake/apple is my favorite, hope the black pearl works for you.

Shanghainese Dumpling September 22, 2009 at 6:02 AM  

Wow that's so coool that you get to work at back stage :) & poor little fish...

Tina Marie October 1, 2009 at 11:17 PM  

That's awesome! I've done a fashion show before too and it's pretty intense right? That girls look gorgeous! It must've been a fun night (:

Toothfairynotes October 4, 2009 at 11:23 AM  

omg! the little fish!!! so sad...

and I've just tried the black pearl mask, and I must say, it's pretty good. But to be honest, I can't really compare, because it was my first face mask anyway... :S


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