• SUPER HERO CAPE

    So I woke up one day and decided that I needed a cape. But not just any cape, my cape had to be stylish, easy to wear and most importantly easy to make. I went to my local sewing shop…

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    MODERN SNOW WHITE

    I met this girl whilst doing some street photography on Brick Lane, London, last year. I first noticed her lipstick colour and asked her what shade it was (of course I intended to add it to my ever growing collection!).…

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    PURPLE FEVER

    So, Paula is my current muse. That face!!! WOW! She was born to wear make up and is such a joy to photograph. I love this purple smokey eye look which can be worn for a night out or to…

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    BROWN EYES, PINK LIPS

    My beautiful sister Afa was one of the very first people I practised applying make up on. She has one of those faces that doesn’t require much make up to look great……it’s so annoying!! Although Afa is a reluctant model,…

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    SEW ENJOYABLE

    An interview with Nicky Vinti, founder of ‘Sew Enjoyable’, a business that teaches people how to sew.   Meet Nicky Vinti, the amazing, talented woman who taught me how to sew and the founder of ‘Sew Enjoyable’. I first met…

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    MSA’s ALMOND CURRY

    My dad tells me that when I was a baby I loved to eat. He gave me the nickname ‘chop-chop’, in Nigerian pidgin English this means someone who loves food and wants to eat frequently. Well, I certainly haven’t changed…

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    PAPER HEARTS

    If you are looking for a quick, easy and cheap way to decorate then consider making paper hearts. They only take about 2 minutes or less to make each one and they can have a lot of visual impact when…

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    CONTENTMENT

    My friend Paula is my current muse. I had a lot of fun doing her make up and then taking her pictures in January of this year. It was freezing outside but she posed as though it was the middle of…

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    LADY IN RED

    Ever wondered what sort of make up to wear with a red dress? I certainly did when I decided to wear a red dress to a recent wedding (cue the song ‘Lady in Red’ by Chris De Burgh, LOL!). Red…

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