|Trending A/W 2014|Molten Metallics. Runway Inspired Makeup Look with Annie of Annie’s Beauty Blog

I am beyond excited to share with you all my Molten Metallics Runway inspired Makeup look taken from the Vogue A/W Beauty Trends 2014 guide!

You can check out the Vogue Feature here!


I’ve Collaborated with the Lovely Annie From anniesbeautyblog.comΒ on this Molten Metallics Runway Inspired Makeup Tutorial. Annie Decided to recreate a Look taken from the Rodarte A/W 2014Β Fashion show that features a Bronze eye & Glitter Lip Look. You can check out her feature here! ( But before you go & check the Lovely Annie’s feature stay here & check out mine first! πŸ™‚ )

I’ve decided to recreate one of the Intense Silver Metallic Eye Makeup LookΒ Donna Karan used in her A/W 2014 RunwayΒ Looks and here is the image I drew my inspiration for this Makeup Look from!

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For my Makeup look, all the focus is directed at the eyes, as all of the focus will be directed at the Intense nature of the Silver! I opted for a Dark Silver/ Black for my makeup Look as I found the intensity of the Pigment to be more Striking!

Here is the Finished Look!


||What I used on my Face||


Makeup RevolutionAwesome Metals Eyes Foil Finish Eyeshadow in Black Diamond – | HEREΒ | Β£4.00

Ellis FaasSkin Veil Foundation in S1o1l – | HEREΒ | Β£55.00

Bobbi BrownLimited Edition Travel Brush Set – | HEREΒ | Β£89.00

Billion Dollar BrowsBrow Powder in Raven – | HEREΒ | Β£18.00

Real TechniquesEyes Starter Brush Set – | HEREΒ | Β£21.99

Real TechniquesCore Collection Brush Set – | HEREΒ | Β£21.99

Lord & Berry20100 Shining Lipstick Pencil in Earth – | HEREΒ | Β£10.00

Bobbi BrownNatural Brow Shaper & Hair Touch up in Mahogany – |HERE| Β£16.00

Superdrug – LASH Eyelashes Volume Edition #20 – | HEREΒ | Β£2.69

Mac – 187 Duo Fibre Face Brush – | HEREΒ | Β£34.50

Revlon – Face Duo Eye Brush – | HEREΒ | Β£3.99

Studio 10 – Age Defy Skin Perfector in Medium / Dark – | HEREΒ | Β£32.00

Palladio Beauty –Β MaXXLash Herbal Mascara in Lengthening Black – |HERE| Β£11.00

Mac –Β Select Sheer Pressed Powder – |Β HEREΒ | Β£20.50

Studio 10 – Plumping Blush Glow-Plexion – | HEREΒ | Β£24.00

I started my Makeup Look with prepping my eyes to prevent falling from the eyeshadow on your face makeup base!!!


(1) Prepping your eyes & applying your base shadow

The tool I’ve used to create this Look, is the Awesome Foil Finish eyeshadow kit from Makeup Revolution! The Kit includes a Liquid Eye Primer & the Metallic eyeshadow & a mixing tray!


You should Mix the Liquid eye primer & Eyeshadow together in the Tray & blend together.


I then applied the Eyeshadow on the base of my lid, using my Real Techniques – Base Shadow Brush!

***You can then keep building up the layers of the eyeshadow depending on how intense you want the look to be! I’ve added 2 more layers & here is what I ended up with!


(2) Apply the Foil Finish eyeshadow on the Inner corner of your Bottom Lash Line

I’m applying the Makeup Revolution Foil Finish eyeshadow on the inner corner of my lower lash line using my Real Techniques – Smudge Brush!


Here is the swatch for the Black Diamond Foil Finish Eyeshadow!


(3) Fill in your Brows

I’m firstly shading in my Brows using my Billion Dollar Brow Powder in Raven & applying it on my brows using the Revlon – Double ended smokey eye brush!


& Then I’m going over the brows using my Bobbi Brown – Natural Brow shaper to create a Bushed out eyebrow like the image I took inspiration from above!


(4) Coat your Lower Lashes with Mascara

I’ve used the Palladio Beauty – MaXXLash Mascara for this & coated it on my Lower Lashes!!!


(5) Put your Lashes on!

I’m using my Superdrug Lash False Lashes & applying it onto my eyes using my Tweezerman Tweezers!


& GUESS WHAT your eyes are done!

Here is the finished eye look



Here are all the steps together!

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After you’ve completed your eyes, you’ll want to begin on your Foundation / Base Makeup!

(1) I would Begin by applying my Foundation, with a Foundation Brush. I’m using my Ellis Faas – Skin Veil FoundationΒ & applying it with my Mac – 187 Duo Fibre Brush!

(2) If you like to conceal, I would conceal under the eye area at this point. I’ve combined the 2 concealers inside the Studio 10 – Skin Perfector palette and blended them in together using a Real Techniques – Detailer Brush!

***You can also use your finger tips to warm the concealer, and dab it onto your face using your fingertips!

3) Set your Face, using a powder! I’m using the Mac – Select Sheer Pressed Powder & applying it with my Bobbi BrownFace Blender Brush all over my face, and especially on my t-zone (as I have an oily complexion)!

(4) Apply your Blush over the apples of your cheeks!

I’m using the Studio 10 – Plumping Blush and pumping out a small amount and applying it onto the apples of my cheeks using the Bobbi Brown – Sheer Powder Brush & this will give you a natural flushed look!


& Finally to complete the look you must keep the eyes on Focus, so I’ve opted for a Β Nude Lip.

& I’m using the Lord & Berry – Crayon Lipstick in Earth



I hope you’ve enjoyed my |Trending A/W 2014| Molten Metallics. Runway Inspired Makeup Look with Annie of Annie’s Beauty BlogΒ Tutorial Blogpost!!!

Have you used any of the products in my A/W 2014 Beauty Trend Makeup Tutorial?

Are there any Makeup Looks that you’re Loving & want me to recreate it? please do tell me. I’d love to take some requests.

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    1. Hehehe, thanks so much Annie, I loved Collaborating with you and cannot wait to Collaborate with you in the future ❀ πŸ™‚ !!! It was such an exciting Beauty Trend! The Molten Metallics, let the Glitter take over the world !!! πŸ™‚ xoxox

      1. Hahaha, I wish every day was a Runway πŸ™‚ I mean I don’t mind rocking glitter in the day & out & about! hehehe I wish everyone can rock a Glitter eye / Lip hehehe xoxo

      1. I was just the same! This year feels different πŸ™‚ I hope you have a lovely Christmas πŸ™‚ xxx

    1. I can’t say no to Glitter this Time of year, something makes me wanna keep on putting it on πŸ™ŠπŸ’— Thanks for the Lovely words Sweetheart! you’re so kind πŸ’‹ xoxo

    1. awwww Katie πŸ™ŠπŸ’— Thanks so much you Sweetheart! ❀ You're so lovely πŸ™‚ I hope we can do a Collab sometime πŸ’‹πŸ™Š We should defo talk about it hehehe πŸ™‚ xox

      1. You’re so welcome! Yeah definitely we should sometime! I would love that and it would be an honor! πŸ™‚ ❀ xoxo

      2. Oh shush! it would be an honor of mine πŸ™‚ ;-p to collab with you missy !!! πŸ’—πŸ™Š !!!! I’ll think of ideas of what we could do, if you have any just Twitter DM me πŸ™ŠπŸ˜› πŸ’‹ xoxo

    1. Thanksss so much Lena πŸ™‚ I love Metallics too now after experimenting with the shadow I can’t wait to do more tutorials with Metallics hehe πŸ™‚ Have a Lovely day Darling!!! Xoxo

    1. Thanks Jenny! It was a lot of fun to photograph this tutorial πŸ™‚ I love intense metallics & you’re right Gold/ Silver is always a good idea this time of the year! Merry Christmas πŸ™‚ xoxo

    1. Thanks so much Corrinne, I hope I’ve made it easy enough to recreate without any trouble πŸ™‚ also if I cant give you a lil tip you can always add Eye makeup remove on the end of a cotton bud & wipe away any excess if it looks too much πŸ™‚ !!! Xoxo

    1. Thank you So much Erika! πŸ’—πŸ’‹ Absolutely I get scared with overly daring glitter but honestly th effect isn’t as scary as it seems, it’s very light πŸ™‚ πŸ™ŠπŸ’—! I need to see it if you recreate it πŸ’‹πŸ™Š hehe xoxo

  1. Such a stunning look and it’s absolutely perfect for this festive season – if you can’t do major glitter at Christmas and New Years, then when can you? πŸ™‚ Simply gorgeous!

    Meg at Meg Says

    1. Thank you so much Meg! It means a lot of have feedback like this on my tutorials πŸ™‚ & I definitely agree if you can’t sparkle it all up during Christmas/New Years Then when is the right time to go all out πŸ˜€ hehehe!!!

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