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d is for don't forget...

well, mac and guerlain may have waylaid me in the last couple of days, but i'm back on the alphabet city express, going through my rather frighteningly large makeup stash one letter at a time. you can check out my progress on my "colour by letters" page.

and d is also for "don't worry"... mental health mondays will be up shortly.

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xasperadastra said…
this thing of using make up following alphabeth is very funny!! but I probably don't have enough make up to do it!!
flora_mundi said…
well, keep in mind it's over a decade of makeup collecting at work here... i've had time to build up. and there are still letters i'm not going to be able to do...

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