Monthly Archives: January 2014

What A Difference A Day Makes!

Yesterday, I told you about my fun score of makeup goodies at Dollar Tree.  Well, today, I scored at the polar opposite of Dollar Tree…Neiman Marcus.  Otherwise known as Needless Markup.  Sorry for the rude name calling, Neiman’s.  I still love you!  This bag of treats was way more fun for me but a LOT […]

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Dollar $tore $core!

Who knew that when I went into Dollar Tree for Valentine’s Day stuff that I would be walking out with makeup instead?  Well, okay, I admit it’s not that far of a stretch.  I just had no idea that the dollar store would have any makeup that I would actually be really excited about buying […]

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Things That Make Me Go (:

Rose gold.  I have a bit of a crush on it.  Okay, fine, borderline obsession.  I mean, it’s pink and gold mixed together… it doesn’t get much better than that!  One of the few things that actually is better than that is, of course, glitter. (Duh.)  So when I saw this wallet from Kate Spade, […]

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Snapshot Sunday

Hot coffee.  Favorite mug.  Comfy couch.  Cozy blanket.  Sunny window. Favorite music.  And pictures.  Lots and lots of pretty pictures!  My favorite way to spend a winter Sunday morning is to snuggle up with all of those things and my laptop; then wander my way through the virtual world, feasting on eye candy.  Through captivating […]

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Getting Ready With Girlfriends

Throwback Thursday to last summer…this is my best friend and I in a cab on our way to the Beyoncé concert.  My sweet hubby gave us tickets and a hotel room for our birthdays.  We decided to go to the hotel early and get ready together in our room.  Today when I came across this […]

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Don’t Be So Nose-y!

I don’t mean that in a “mind your own business” kind of way.  I’m talking about how to make your nose look, well, not so “nose-y”!  It seems that most people would like their nose to appear smaller and/or straighter.  It’s probably fine and I doubt most people notice the flaws that you see in […]

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Genie In A [Mascara] Bottle

I often get asked if I am wearing false eyelashes.  The answer is… nope!  They’re real!  Want to know my secret?  It’s mascara by Too Faced called Better Than False Lashes Nylon Extension System.  This stuff is magical!  One day when I was ordering it online, I noticed that its review scores were low.  Wait.  […]

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Hi there!

Hi there! Welcome to Twirly Skirt!  As a former model and lifelong princess-wanna-be, I have always been a beauty junkie!  Friends, family and even strangers are constantly asking me for advice on products and techniques.  I decided that a blog and YouTube Channel would be the perfect way to share my knowledge with them as […]

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