Bobbi Brown Old Hollywood Eye Palette

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Before I begin gushing about my latest beauty love, I just want to wish you all a very happy New Year. I hope you had a wonderful night whatever you got up to and I wish 2014 to be a joyful, positive year for you all. Now back to the makeup and considering it was New Year’s Eve last night and I was sporting far too many sequins, I wanted to add some sparkle to my eyes with the Bobbi Brown Old Hollywood palette.

This beautiful eyeshadow palette comprises of nine matte and shimmering shades encased in a mirrored, slimline black palette making it perfect for popping in your makeup bag and adding some glitz to your look. The array of complimentary shades are all so gorgeous, it was a hard task deciding which ones to use for my NYE makeup. I began with the matte pearly-white shadow first and swept this all over my lid and up to my brow bone to add a subtle highlight. I then took the matte tan-beige shade and applied this all over my lid as a base for the shimmer shadows to come. I used the sparkly champagne shadow in the corner of my eyes and ran this half way along my bottom lashes also to add some extra sparkles before buffing the chocolate-bronze glitter shade into the crease and outer corners of my eyes to add definition and a rich, warm finish to my eyes. The matte shades of this palette are definitely more pigmented that the shimmery shadows so I would advise using them first as a base to get the best colour payoff possible. The glittery shadows are finely-milled and soft, giving your eye makeup a luminous and subtle glean without being too full on or chunky. To finish off the look I used one of my favourite lip glosses from Bobbi Brown – the high shimmer gloss in Rose which is described as a true pink glitter. It is lovely worn alone or layered over a baby pink lipstick to give you a subtle sparkle and sheen. Perfect for the party season and to see in the new year in style!

Have you tried anything from the Bobbi Brown limited edition Old Hollywood collection?

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34 Comments

  1. 1st January 2014 / 8:25 pm

    This is a truly stunning palette and you created a gorgeous look with it!

  2. 1st January 2014 / 8:37 pm

    I always find with palettes there is one shade that would go unused – however love the look of all those.

    Beautiful look you've created

    Michelle x

    Under The Cherry Rainbow

  3. 1st January 2014 / 8:42 pm

    That is one of the most beautiful palette's I've laid my eyes on – perfect! Your make up looks lovely :)! xx
    fiveonecouture.blogspot.co.uk

  4. 1st January 2014 / 9:02 pm

    Aw, the palette is amazing, love the colors! And you look pretty as always. ♥
    Happy New Year & all the best wishes, Milly!
    xx

  5. 1st January 2014 / 10:12 pm

    That palette is gorgeous! I love the gold tones!

    Kate
    A Kentucky Lady

  6. 1st January 2014 / 10:48 pm

    Such a gorgeous palette! berrie-blogs.blogspot.com xxx

  7. 1st January 2014 / 11:41 pm

    Such a Gorgeous palette, Bobbi brown never fails to bring out a lovely classic palette x
    RosalieJayne

  8. 2nd January 2014 / 3:43 am

    Wow, that looks so pretty. I love those neutral shades. Happy New Year!

    Alicia | Pretty Pearls

  9. 2nd January 2014 / 5:48 am

    I own this and I really love it!

  10. 2nd January 2014 / 9:15 am

    Wow ! I think that it is something that I would like to use 🙂

  11. 2nd January 2014 / 9:17 am

    the way you have done your make up looks amazing and flawless, you look beautiful

    Jess x

  12. 2nd January 2014 / 1:46 pm

    Wow you look gorgeous, and that palette is stunning -I've been eyeing it up since it was released, agh!

    Sophie x

  13. 2nd January 2014 / 9:19 pm

    Happy New Year! This palette looks gorgeous 🙂

  14. 2nd January 2014 / 9:49 pm

    This is a gorgeous palette!

  15. 3rd January 2014 / 5:53 am

    Oh wow this really is the most beautiful palette I've seen in a long time. It's sooo pretty. You created such a stunning look with it too – I want it soooo much! xxx

    Gem // missmakeupmagpie.com

    P.S Happy New Year!!! xx

  16. 3rd January 2014 / 8:13 pm

    This is a beautiful palette, I only have a couple of products by Bobbi Brown but they are lovely quality xx

    Kat from Blushing Rose Beauty

  17. 4th January 2014 / 7:59 pm

    Omg the lipgloss is now on my wishlist its gorgeous xx
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