Blogger Event: Your 5 at West Quay

Your 5 FacesGrowing up, West Quay was the place I went to for my fashion fix. If it was trying on party dresses with my friends or testing out summer hats like a pro stylist, it was the place that I saved my pocket money up to go at the weekends. If you told fourteen year old Sam that one day she would be invited to West Quay to have her makeup done by a celebrity makeup artist she probably wouldn’t believe you. View Post

Spring Picnic featuring JD Williams

Spring Picnic StyleWith all this beautiful weather recently Josh and I thought it would be nice to pack up a little bag and head to the local park for a huge Spring picnic. I cobbled together some tasty treats and put on my new glad-rags from JD Williams, threw on a summer hat and settled down for an afternoon of giggles (mostly at my fashion-y poses, thanks Josh!) and good food. View Post

Blogger Event: Lunch with Amy Childs

IMG_4109Creating Made From Beauty has meant that I have been lucky enough to attend some awesome events and meet some wonderful people over the past year. But one thing I probably wasn’t expecting to happen is to receive an invitation to have lunch with a celebrity. So when am email popped into my inbox asking me if I would like to meet Amy Childs at The Oracle Shopping Centre last Saturday and talk all things beauty and fashion – well it’s safe to say I was a little shocked. View Post

What’s in My Bag: The Everyday Edition

Made From Beauty What's in My Bag: The Everyday EditionIt had been a little while since I had treated myself to a new bag. I’d been stuffing everything into a Primark number after my well loved ASOS satchel broke just before Christmas. Although my Primark cross-body bag has been serving me well, it’s not really made to use each and everyday; so I wanted to pick up another cheaper everyday bag to use whilst I save for a proper handbag later in the year. View Post