“Let us be grateful to the people who make us happy; they are the charming gardeners who make our souls blossom.” – Marcel Proust
I’ve been wanting to do a giveaway for a little bit now and there’s no time like the present. You guys have been showing ReadBetweenTheEyeliner a lot of love lately and I wanted to celebrate getting over 100 dedicated followers. I’ve been really enjoying blogging this year and I really appreciate those of you who take the time to read, comment, and “like” my posts.
I’ve decided to give away a little bit of makeup, skincare, and literature- everything my blog is about!
I’m giving away:
- MAC lipsticks in “Fashion Revival” and “Living Legend”
- A Make Up For Ever lipstick in “#52”
- Your very own Make Up For Ever empty magnetic palette,
- Two Sephora konjac sponges
- A Colourpop highlighter in “Monster”
- A copy of ‘Purple Hibiscus’ by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
- A copy of ‘I Capture The Castle’ by Dodie Smith
I included these two novels because the Bildungsroman (a coming of age novel) is my favourite literary genre and these two are a fine, fine, example of the genre. I chose ‘Purple Hibiscus’ partly because Chimamanda is one of my favourite authors and partly because I believe more people should be reading African literature. ‘I Capture The Castle’ is a classic that made me fall in love with Bildungsromane and it’s superbly written by Dodie Smith (of ‘101 Dalmations’ fame).
How to enter:
1. Follow ReadBetweenTheEyeliner, if you haven’t already, either here on WordPress or via Bloglovin’
2. “Like” my brand new Facebook page
2. Leave a comment below telling me either your holy grail makeup product or your all-time favourite book (along with your name and e-mail address).
This giveaway is open internationally to persons over 18 years of age and no entries will be considered after June 30th. One entry per person only. One lucky person will win everything so good luck!
Hope you all have an excellent week and I can’t wait to read all your entries.
ETA: Congratulations Ericca! I really enjoyed reading all your entries so look out for another giveaway soon.