Saturday Surfing: Birds of Paradise, Funky Earrings and Angelina Jolie

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Hey, hey, cutie pie! Howzit going today? Tabs and I are just sitting here at my desk reading the December issue of Vogue. He’s been eyeing the picture of Angelia Jolie on the cover with great interest.

He’s a BIG (about 15 pounds) fan of hers and also hopes to make the jump from modeling into movies and philanthropy. :)

tabs wants a chin scratch
I can has chin scratch??

I’m mesmerized by Angie’s eye look here… That brownish beige smokey eye looks killer, right? It turns out the eyeshadows are from the Dolce & Gabbana Desert Quad (the one from the Ethereal Beauty Holiday Collection). I think I might give the look a try this afternoon, and if it turns out okay, I’ll take some pictures.

Speaking of pictures, remember the chandelier earrings I had on yesterday?

I found them at Forever 21 last week for — I think it was $7? They’re my new favorite pair because they seem to go with everything, I guess because they’re so busy and dangly. Here I’m wearing them with a green, yellow, gray and purple top, but I think they even look cute with basic black and white tops too (the other end of the spectrum).

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Really, you can’t beat the price. $7 is less than lunch (well, it’s less than a $7 lunch)!

And that leads to my tummy, which is rumbling like crazy. Hmm… How about heading to Panera for a chai latte and tomato soup? YUM! Doesn’t that sound delish?!

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I hope you’re rockin’ the suburbs (or wherever you are) on this fantabulous December day. :)

Your friendly neighborhood beauty addict,

Karen

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  1. Ginger says:

    Hey Karen, I love those earrings on you!! They look really good, especially with your dark hair. My light brunette hair may not be able to pull those off, but you rock those! :)

  2. Stephanie says:

    Those earrings!! I want them! :D
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  3. Nina says:

    ohh i <3 those earrings!!!

  4. Tiffany says:

    Love your earrings! and I love Angie’s makeup – it all looks great, especially the pink lips!

  5. Phyrra says:

    I love birds of paradise ;) Tabs look so adorable!
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  6. Anna says:

    That photo of you and Tabs is absolutely hilarious.

  7. Rae says:

    LOL, the photo of you and Tabs is fantastic. Whether or not it’s more/less/equally fantastic than those earrings? Well, the jury’s still out on that one… :p
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  8. Lauren says:

    I looked on forever 21 website and they only had the clear ones…. :(

  9. Ana says:

    Angelina looks so gorgeous on the cover– love that pink lip color on her!

    And wow I was going to ask where you got those earrings… was even skimming the comments to see if someone had asked already… F21 ftw! :)

  10. Kerry says:

    Hahaha…that picture of you and Tabs totally made my day. :)

  11. Amy says:

    Karen–thank you so much for the link! :) Those earrings are lovely (and I can’t believe the price!) Best, Amy

  12. Marina says:

    How i love Angelinaaaaa it’s almost inappropriate LOL
    And OMG that cat lamp!

  13. dementia says:

    LOL I love Tab’s expression!
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  14. Rachel says:

    I absolutely love those earrings!

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