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MAC Cosmetics Baroque Boudoir Collection 2009

I thought I was going to get a break from buying more cosmetics until the new year.. looks like I need to pull out my wallet for ONE more last haul that is, in my opinion, the most gorgeous packaging I’ve seen in a really long time.

MAC Baroque Boudoir Collection

It’s the new MAC Baroque Boudoir collection for 2009. MAC, you are killin’ me with this collection! I thought the holiday collection was enough? Ughhh.

I a huge fan of Victorian, Baroque, Edwardian, Art Deco, etc. artwork, and the design on these cosmetics matches the design on my bathroom towels! Of course, you have to remember you are most likely going to throw away the beautiful box, so I try not to look at the lovely design that will eventually be trash.. but the design on the cosmetics themselves is SOOO gorgeous!

MAC Baroque Boudoir Lipstick

MAC Baroque Boudoir Lipgloss

MAC Baroque Boudoir Compact

Click on the images to go to the homepage for each product.

To see actual swatches of each lipstick and lipgloss, please check out this blog!


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My birthday look tutorial: Gold Glitter – Plum eyes with hot pink lips

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