ELF Contouring Blush & Bronzing Powder Review

ELF cosmetics, there probably isn’t any makeup lover out there doesn’t know this American budget brand! When I was visiting my boyfriends family in the USA this past summer I couldn’t wait to pop into a drugstore and get my … Read More

My to-go web shop for Asian fashion

orange sweater Being back home after living in Korea and Japan there is one thing that I miss a lot: Asian fashion. It’s girly, cheap and fashionable. Luckily I discovered this really nice and decently priced webshop Yesstyle.com that sells Japanese, Taiwanese and Korean clothes! This is not an advertisment, nor am I receiving free items from Yesstyle.com. I just really wanted to share this awesome webshop and some of the items I’m eyeing with you all.

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Travel Thursday – Kyoto Arashiyama

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA When thinking of Kyoto I always used to think of shrines and geisha’s, but when I actually got there I found out that the historical capital of Japan has so much more to offer then just that. Take for example Arashiyama, Kyoto’s western district, home to a huge bamboo forest, a famous river/bridge and a MONKEY WILD LIFE PARK with baby Japanese monkeys (!!). Check out my picture report on one of my favorite places in Kyoto, Arashiyama.

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My Style Icon Lilly Collins

lily-collins-944566999 Lily Collins (24) known for her great acting skills in movies like ‘The Mortal Instrument: City of Bones’ and ‘Mirror Mirro’, and also applaued for her amazing style icon. With her pale skin, thick brows and laid back fashion choices she is becoming a style icon that young girls can look up to. Today I wanted to share some of her tips and tricks and my own love for her as a style and beauty icon with you all.

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#Personal – Meet my kitty Gurt

kitty cat

Meet the newest addition to my family: little Gurt, the brown tabby kitten. These past two weeks I haven’t posted a #personal post, so I have a lot to show you all in this one. For example how we introduced tiny Gurt to our residential cat Zuzu, made onion soup from scratch and how I worked like crazy on my journalism work, school and blog. Click further for more adorable kitty pictures!

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Maybeline the Rocket Volum’ Express mascara review

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA When Maybeline came out with ‘The Rocket Volum’ Express’ mascara the entire online beauty community went crazy about this new product. As a dedicated Maybeline mascara fan I decided to put this Rocket Express mascara to the test.Is this lash enhancing product really as smudge proof, volumizing and easey to remove as it claims to be?

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[Youtube] Fall OOTD – Dad’s Plaid Shirt

Plaid shirts are hot! But why buy a new one ‘specially tailored’ for women if you can also steal your boyfriends, brother, cousin, grandpa or in my case dad’s plaid shirt? I created a fall OOTD with it, showing of … Read More

TAG Funny search terms used to find my blog

Animal-Picture-Scared-Cat-Funny-HD-Wallpaper Every day a lot of people find The Beauty Suitcase through search engines like Google. Wordpress keeps track of all the search terms used to find this blog for me. Most of them match perfectly with the content written on this blog, but some don’t exactly hit the right spot. Let me share with you all – in random order – the most funny, interesting and weird search terms used to find my blog.

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Travel Thursday – Gangnam Seoul

Gangnam Seoul Thanks to Korean singer Psy we can all imagine something when we hear the word ‘Gangnam’. A crazy dancing Korean, a weird smiling horse or a chubby rich Korean that calls himself ‘Oppa’ (Korean for big brother). But do you have any idea what Gangnam really is and looks like? No? Well let me show you!

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Current online obsessions

Current online obsessions Whenever I have free time I love watching Youtube videos, reading blogs and watching drama’s online. Today I want to share with you all my current obsessions: Youtuber/Blogger Anna Saccone and Korean drama ‘Boys over Flowers’.

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