Tuesday, May 3rd, 2011


5 Gold Eyeshadows

Here are five of my favorite yellow gold eyeshadows! Not to be confused with pale golds, green-golds, or tarnished golds, of course :)  Etrusque is/was limited edition, but it’s still available at NARS, so I had to include it!

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21 thoughts on “5 Great Gold Eyeshadows

  1. Karen

    LOVE Etrusque! So glad I took your advice and got it!

  2. Love Mac’s goldmine! I find a lot of eyeshadows like the others pictured here are a little two yellow but goldmine is perfect!

  3. I’ve been on the search for a gold shadow, so this is very well-timed!

  4. I definitely have to get Etrusque the next time I place a NARS order. I love my golds!

  5. Victoria

    I bought Etrusque on your recommendation and I have to say I loveee it. It’s so beautiful I just stare at it sometimes :P

  6. Sugarpill Goldilux is my fave gold eyeshadow

  7. Sydney

    So I already have Goldmine, is it worth the $ to get Etrusque? Are they that different?

  8. Jilliterate

    Lise Watier’s Folie Soleil for me. It’s one of the nicest golds (And heck, nicest shadow period) that I own.

  9. Lucie

    Etrusque is my favourite gold ever! As soon as I first saw your swatches I knew I had to have it, haven’t been disappointed.

  10. Stephanie

    No Urban Decay Half Baked? That’s one of my all time favorites!

  11. Danielle

    I’ve been on the HUNT for the perfect gold so this is so helpful. I recently bought UD Honey and I really like that one a lot so far. I don’t know how I do not own goldmine.

  12. Jamie

    Can you do this for pale gold eyeshadows also?

  13. DVJ

    I think MAC’s Pigment in Golden Lemon is gorgeous, especially applied wet, I was looking for a yellow or white gold because I don’t like coppery or orangey golds, It looking between Goldmine and Golden Lemon but Goldmine isn’t as “wow” or pigmented as Golden Lemon and you can make it subtle or bold. Here’s a pic of me wearing it…..http://djarax3.blogspot.com/2011/04/happy-easter-todays-look.html

  14. Chiara

    My favourite gold is UD Honey, i love it with Feline khol!

  15. YAY! I’m looking for an awesome gold eyeshadow, so I’ve been waiting for a Gold eyeshadow Five Ways for weeks!
    Thanks Christine. =D

  16. brooke

    What about half baked by urban decay ?

  17. Casey

    Goldmine has to be one of my top favorite eyeshadows of all time! The gold is the perfect bright gold and really enhances my eye color. Super pretty and the perfect shade of wearable gold for everyday use.

  18. Sonya

    I absolutely _love_ that Wet N Wild palette, Vanity. I’ve been using it nearly every day for neutral looks with a little gold flair.

  19. Megan

    I use the wnw vanity pallete almost every single day… I love it!