From Oprah’s last-minute sewing project to Brangelina’s matching his-and-hers outfits, this year’s BAFTAs provided lots of fun behind-the-scenes pictures. Here are eight ways the stars prepped for the 2014 BAFTA Awards, courtesy of our UK team.
Even when we can’t hop across the pond, our Birchbox counterparts in Europe keep us in the know with insider deets on the coolest goings-on. Every week, we’ll be sharing our favorite Instagrams from each of the four Birchbox teams so that you can travel the world without getting on a plane.
Birchbox Spain participated in the Beauty&Bloggers Day event by SModa. We enjoyed the ocean views from the top floor of the Hotel W and swapped tips and trends with the bloggers.
Birchbox France hosted a blogger party with lingerie brand Princesse tam.tam last week for the launch of their February box. It was a great success!
Birchbox UK spotted beautiful blooms at Columbia Flower Market.
In NYC, we spied Victoria Justice checking her Instagram feed backstage New York Fashion Week. P.S. Her amaze red lip is Smashbox Cosmetics in Matte Infrared.
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Reading List: Metallic Makeup Tutorial, Behind the Heart-melting Superbowl Puppy Commercial, and More
We know you don’t have oodles of time to browse through everything in the Birchbox Magazine each week. Here’s a short list of the top posts that we don’t want you to miss.
1. Gunmetal Eye Makeup Tutorial: Birchbox staffer Alina shows us how to create this metallic eye look using Coastal Scents’ new Revealed Palette.
2. Superbowl + Loveable Puppies: Thomas on the Birchbox Man team chatted with the creator behind the heart-melting Budweiser Superbowl ad starring one adorable pup. Read to get some insider info.
3. 5 Beauty “Don’ts” You Should Actually Try: We love the renegades in our U.K. office who dare you to break some well-known beauty rules. Truth be told, we’ve been known to be a little rebellious ourselves (read: unwashed hair).
4. My So-Called Flaws: We l-o-v-e this honest and personal essay from Birchbox editor Ally, who opened up about her struggle to make peace with an eight-inch scar left after an unfortunate boating accident.
Want to test out the Coastal Scents Palette? Come on over to our Shop to snag it!