All posts tagged: the press tent

Kiehl’s skincare: A first look

Last week I blogged about THE PRESS TENT BLOGGER EVENT Press Tent blogger event which I was lucky enough to attend. At the end of the evening, we were gifted with a rather lovely bag to take home and I was very excited to discover it contained a couple of Kiehl’s skincare samples.    Kiehl’s is one of those elusive brands that I ooohh and ahhhh over in the Selfridges beauty hall but I’ve never quite taken the next step to purchase.  So when I saw these little treats I was quite excited. First up was the line reducing serum which is really light and smelt lovely.     Next I tried ultra facial moisturiser. This is the one I was ohhh’ing over earlier. I know right. It feels so soft and is just what I want when I’ve had a face full of make up all day. I have quite oily/combination skin and this didn’t irritate it at all, which sometimes can be the case. I’m already considering putting a dent into my pay day …

The Press Tent Blogger Event

Last Wednesday I was lucky enough to be invited down to The Press Tent blogger event held for Manchester bloggers. Hosted at the super cool Elevator arts space at the Great Northern on Deansgate, there was an amazing turn out, range of cool brands and a lovely personalised touch from the Press Tent gang. I got to chat to TwinFace jewellery, twins who make gorgeous pieces of jewellery at tier kitchen table and decided to turn it into a business. I loved the delicate gold and ivory pieces. One website to check out this summer!      It was lovely to spot Holly from Rock on Ruby on Ruby, who had a beautiful range of gym wear and make up bags featuring the slogans the brand is best known for.  And I turned it a little bit of a fangirl when I spotted Emma from What Emma Did. Having read her blog for many years it was so nice to say hello and have a nosey at her simply gorgeous boutique collection of dresses.           It was …