Kjaer Weis – The holy grail of foundations

Kjaer Weis organic makeup, gorgeous packaging! (via fashionsquad.com)

picture by Carolina Engman

BEAUTY. I’ve been dying to try Kjaer Weis organic makeup line for ages and when I stumbled upon it at Magasin du Nord in Copenhagen I decided to stock up on a couple of pieces. And thank God I did, because I think I might have found the holy grail of foundations.

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Coqui Coqui

Coqui Coqui perfumes via fashionsquad.com

Picture by Carolina Engman

SCENT. One thing I always try to bring back home from my travels is a perfume or scented candle. For me, there’s such a strong connection between memories and scents that just a sniff of a certain fragrance brings me back in an instant. During my trip to Mexico I made sure to stop by the wonderful boutique hotel/perfumery Coqui Coqui (definitely a must if you’re ever in Tulum!) and stocked up on two lovely scents that will keep me daydreaming about Tulum for months. Or well, at least until the bottles run out which might happen pretty soon, these scents are heaven!

chop chop

carolina engman hair via fashionsquad.com

Pictures by Mattias Swenson

HAIR. When they say cutting your hair is addictive, they’re not lying. Ever since I chopped of my long hair in the beginning of the year, I’ve been wanting to go a bit shorter, and last week I finally booked an appointment at the hairdresser. Love my new shorter do!

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pink sweater via fashionsquad.com

PEARL EARRING Sophie Bille Brahe (here). SWEATER & Other Stories. JEANS J Brand. LIPSTICK Max Factor ‘Ruby Tuesday’.

the chop

carolina engman hair

Picture by Mattias Swenson

FRIDAY. So sorry about the radio silence guys, I’ve had so much catching up to do with friends & family that I’ve had to put the blog on hold for a couple of days. I’ve also managed to get myself a long overdue haircut and all I can say is, why didn’t I do it sooner?! Love my new shorter do!

Lipstick, Max Factor ‘Ruby Tuesday’.