Friday, January 27th, 2012

Free for Haul Friday

Welcome to Free For Haul Friday!

  • Haul:  A mish mash of drugstore lipsticks
  • Weekend plans:  Try to relax and de-stress–it’s been a really crazy and hectic week!
  • Current jam?:   Christina Perri – A Thousand Years

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This week’s Mellan photo…

Did you know Mellan has a little birthmark on his ear?

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50 thoughts on “Free for Haul Friday, Volume #117

  1. Haul: SmileFusion kit and extra toothpaste came in the mail yesterday. That is some FAST shipping to Canada as I ordered it exactly 2 weeks ago today.

    Weekend plans: Looks like I’ll be snowed in for the most part. lol

  2. Haul: Just one Revlon Matte Lipstick in 005 Strawberry Suede. I’ve been wanting to try this lipstick since I saw Lisa Eldridge talked about it in one of her favorites video. Unfortunately it was discontinued.

    Weekend plans: Saturday Training/Preparatory Program for CFA and my grandma is probably visiting me on Sunday.

    Current jam?: One Direction – One Thing and Christina Perri – A Thousand Years =D

  3. Mariella

    Haul: MAC Frankly Scarlet Blush, Sable eyeshadow and a set of 2 of their empty plastic bottles (I love those things)
    Weekend plans: my daughter has moved home and we’ll be spending much of the weekend finding where we can possibly store all her furniture, books, belongings – EVERYTHING
    Current Jam: Jam Jar Homemade Cranberry Pear with Port (sorry – you can tell my age and priorities but this stuff is AMAZING on baked brie).

  4. Hilary♥

    HAUL: Nothing yet but I might buy something new this afternoon.

    WEEKEND PLANS: Nothing planned yet. I have some songs to work on so I guess I’ll spend most of my time indoors singing and composing.

    CURRENT JAM: The Band Perry – If I Die Young

    Love Mellan ♥♥♥ Have an amazing weekend Christine!

  5. sarah

    Haul- more of those loreal infallible shadows, one of the new wet n wild lippies and another urband decay liquid liner

    weekend plans- spending tomorrow in philly with some friends, roller derby stuff on sunday

    current jam- M86 “midnight cities”

  6. Melissa

    Haul: Zoya Petra, Zoya Cynthia, Essie Smokin’ Hot and NARS Angelika.
    Weekend plans: RELAX with the fam!!!
    Current jam?: Coldplay Paradise

  7. Liz

    I am graduating from college soon and I live in an area where there is no one that sells all of the amazing brands that are talked about on this website. So I decided to put a large chunk of my tax return to buying myself some nicer makeup and skin care products.

    I just ordered:
    Shu Uemura: eyelash curler
    Coastal Scent: 6 Contour Blush palette
    MAC: Brush cleaner, cleanse off oil, Brushes 150,168,188,224,116,182, 214,109,187,239,and 217
    NARS:Hydrating Freshening Lotion
    Sephora: Night cream, day moisturizer, give me some lip vol. II kit
    Smashbox: Try-it kit (wanted to try the face primer and this kit was cheaper)
    Urban Decay: Naked palette, urban defense, eye primer potion
    Laura Mercier: Translucent setting powder, velour puff
    Bobbi Brown: Concealer kit, rich lip color-bare pink
    Lancome: Bi-facil
    Fresh: Face duo
    Kate Somerville: ExfoliKate
    e.l.f.:makeup brush holder

    I know this is a lot of stuff but I have never done this before and likely will never make such a large order again. I am really excited to get it all, I’ve been researching for weeks!!! I split my Sephora order into smaller orders to get the most amount of freebies (since they are one per order), so I have a few things left to order. While I’m at it, does anyone have any recommendations for things that I may LOVE that I missed??

  8. Aubrey

    Aww! So cute! Love his birthmark, it is adorable. Love the bone structure, great cheekbones, mellan! Thanks for the cute pic Christine!

  9. Malia

    Aww he is so handsome! I’ve seen that mark before but I know nothing about dogs, I thought it was some sort of identification thing 😛

  10. Brenda

    It was yesterday (thursday) but i picked up the Naked2 palette. My first UD palette.

  11. Haul: illamasqua kontrol lipstick & nars cruella velvet matte lip pencil are in the mail! After deciding not to buy any more red lipsticks, oops – well at least the purple is unique in my stash!

    This weekend I have a lot of work to do, unfortunately. But I’m going to take the time to swatch a bunch of eyeshadows for my blog!

    No music right now – I’m really an NPR person when I have the radio on anyhow.

  12. Amanda O

    HAUL: Chanel Vitalumiere Foundation!!! I also just ordered the stila blush set with the two lipglosses from Sephora and I’m getting my birthday gift with that along with a deluxe sample of Guicci Guilty Intense. But I just got a $100 gift card to the Sephora inside Penneys so I’ll have an epic haul sooN!!

    WEEKEND PLANS: I’m meeting someone tonight to help organize a dine and donate event for 11th Hour Rescue (they rescue dogs from high-kill shelters and get them adopted!!). Tomorrow I’m getting a hair cut and possibly a manicure and then going to Barcade in Brooklyn for my birthday! Sunday is birthday dinner plans with the family.

    CURRENT JAM: This mixtape my friend made me with GirlTalk on it!

  13. Haul: For the first time I feel ashamed to tell people what I actually bought in a week but let’s see… Eucerin body lotion, NARS stick concealer in Custard, Bdellium Maestro 965, 953, 934, brush pouch, and a variety pack of the brush guard. Can’t wait to receive the parcels!

    Weekend plans: Inviting family over for dinner tomorrow night, and probably just chilling on Sunday. I did SO much housework last weekend I reckon it’s time to slow down on that!

    Current jam: Amy Winehouse Will You Still Love Me Tomorrow.

  14. Ana G.

    Haul: Chanel Chance Eau Tendre
    Weekend plans: Try to recover from a really nasty cold!No adventures for me this weekend.
    Current jam?: John Mayer – Battle Studies

  15. Haul: Zoya Rina & Twila

    Weekend Plans: Photographing for the blog, reading for Writing Workshop & anthropology classes.

    Current jam?: “Prayer for the Dying” by Seal.

  16. I *love* seeing Mellan photos! Mainly because he reminds me alot of my Willow (pix of her on the pet site).

    That birthmark is cute!

    Enjoy your restful weekend :)

  17. cloudburst

    Haul: Dior Garden Pastel quint, NARS Paramaribo & Lhasa eye shadows, MAC Casual Air, Comfort & Joy, Real posh lipglasses.

    Weekend plans: work unfortunately!

    Song: Blue Sky by Common.

  18. Elle

    Haul: 3 NYX lipsticks, 1 NYX lipgloss, and a NYX lip pencil

    Weekend plans: RELAX RELAX RELAX. My week has been hectic too Christine! I’m a children’s therapist!

    Current jam?: Anything by Rihanna!

  19. Kristabelle

    Haul: Ulta 20%- Maybelline Color Tattoo in Too Cool and Painted Purple, Revlon Lip Butters in Cherry Tart and Peach Parfait, NYX black liquid liner, nude lip pencil, gloss in Sugar Pie

    Weekend plans: Work 6:30-3:30 both days, catching up on sleep and working out in my tiny bit of free time.

    Current jam?: all I’ve been listening to lately is The Horrible Crowes.

  20. Michelle

    Haul: I didn’t haul any makeup this week.
    Weekend plans: Get a lot of homework done, and meet friends at Starbucks.
    Current jam?: Cover of “Nothing Else Matters” by Apocalyptica.

  21. Haul: Bad Gal mascara in plum, Bare Escentuals e/s duo (can’t remember the name, but the one with the shade that looks like Club). I will probably do a massive NARS spring haul next week

    Weekend plans: Cleaning the apartment (blech)

    Current jam?: New Low by Middle Class Rut. I love the video for this, it describes my life at some points!

  22. Haul: About to phone in an order for some more Tom Ford stuff :) Otherwise… Not much of anything.

    Weekend plans: Getting back into the swing of things (hopefully)! Tonight is a Spartacus premiere party at the house with – of course – a Roman theme.

    Current jam?: Aqua’s new album – Megalomania – has been on repeat for a couple weeks now :)

  23. Miss J

    Haul: I haven’t bought much this week except some stuff from Walgreens last night. I picked up more lash glue after noticing mine looked slightly yellow-tinged and separated. DUO is the brand I use, like many. I also picked up one of those clear brow gels from Maybelline. Nothing else is really makeup related, but I bought more floss and the Crest 3D Vivid. I also am such a sucker for travel or purse sized stuff, so I picked up some cute printed Kleenex and a to-go size thing of q-tips. The only other thing was a bottle of water, lol.

    Weekend plans: None.

    Current jam: Up – James Morrison featuring Jessie J.

  24. Heather

    Haul – Benefit realness of concealness kit and an orly topcoat

    Weekend Plans – study for an exam on Monday!

    Jam – Robots need love too by Dan Mangan!

  25. Lasya

    Lol, and I’m not even a huge twihard…
    Love to see your favorite drugstore lipsticks post! :)

  26. tigress

    Haul: A NYX eyeshadow trio

    Weekend plans: Work, ugh

    Current jam: I Never Told You What I Do For a Living – My Chemical Romance

  27. Lisa

    Haul: Way too many Bath and Bodyworks candles, OPI A-Taupe the Space Needle, OPI Pros and Bronze, and it’s a 10 miracle leave-in product.

    Weekend Plans: Lounge around the house watching movies and reading Beowulf.

    Current Jam: Minus the Bear “Absinthe Party at the Fly Honey Warehouse”

  28. Laurel

    Weekend plans: Relaxing with my bf, and lots of hw
    Current jam?: Good Feeling-Flo Rida

  29. Joan

    Haul: China Glaze Electropops, Light
    Essie A Crewed Interest (Peach)
                      To Buy or not to Buy (Lavender)
                      Navigate Her (Green) 

    Weekend Plans: Friday night daughter time, Saturday & Sunday errands & mostly relaxation

    Current Jam: Al Green’s, ‘Let’s Stay Together’

  30. Nicole

    Haul: Bobbi Brown Ultra Nude Eye Palette, really beautiful, but I have to find a way to make the glittery Pink Chandelier stay on my lid.
    Weekend plans: Tomorrow work and relaxing on Sunday
    Current jam?: Frida Gold and J.Lo

  31. Mar

    Haul: Mario Badescu Drying Lotion, Buffering Lotion and a gift set containing Drying Cream, Acne Gel Wash, Oil Free Moisturizer, Honey Moisturizer, Almond Srub and Enzyme Mask.

    Weekend plans: husband’s birthday and watching an important soccer match.

    Current Jam: The One That Got Away – Katy Perry

  32. M3

    Haul: 2 items from the Murad Redness Therapy Line – I really feel like these two products are improving the tight, red, dry patches!
    Correcting Moisturizer SPF 15 – love the lime smell and it’s so soothing.
    Sensitive Skin Soothing Serum — so light, but really hydrating.
    I also got the Murad AHA/BHA Exfoliating Cleanser – amazing

    Almay intense i-color smoky i kit for browns. [on sale at CVS for 5.99, used $3 coupon and received $3 CVS bucks so I got paid a penny to take it home with me!]This is how I afford Murad, lol.

    Weekend plans: pack for my trip to Munich and London!

    Current Jam: NPR baby!

  33. Sara

    Haul: MAC fast response eye cream replacement, MAC 4 pan palette (both online)
    Plans: Live in Chicago and going to the UFC fight at United Center. So excited!
    Current Jam: Rihanna, We Found Love

  34. Becca

    haul: mini cetaphil gentle skin cleanse, small pack of neutrogena makup removing wipes, new hair brush, 5 new tops, a pair of dark gray sweat pants (roll-ups :3 ) and 3 of the Revlon Colorstay Lip Butters; Cherry Tart, Strawberry Shortcake and Sweet Tart. I really want to get all of them though! Next time I’ll probably gt Lollipop, Red Velvet and Berry Smoothie.
    Weekend Plans: finally get my Learner’s, get a hair cut, homework and packing for France!! 😀
    Current Jam: Catalyst- Linking Park <3

  35. Amy

    Haul: Pre-ordered Lancôme’s green palette and Cotton Candy lipstick out for Spring. Might go back for the pink palette too ><.

    Weekend Plans: Sleep, finish hw, sleep.

    Current Jam: Brighter than the Sun
    BTW! Does anyone know a dupe for the Cotton Candy lipstick? Maybe from the Revlon Lip butters?

  36. Daisy

    Haul: Entire China Glaze Electropop collection.

    Weekend Plans: Recovering from a torn ligament in my knee cap.

    Current Jam: All-American Rejects “Another Heart Calls”.

  37. Maya

    Haul: shu uemura eyelash curler, NARS Pago Pago lipstick, Sephora by OPI Only Gold for Me top coat

    Weekend plans: Who knows lol

    Current jam?: Outasight “Tonight is the Night”

  38. artemis

    Haul:maybe a waterproof eyeliner
    Weekend plans:laziness
    Current jam?:you da one

  39. Brittany

    Cute dog! I have a maltese, his names Petey and hes the most lovable dog I ever had. Weird… for some reason it looks more like a mole to me XD

  40. Brittany

    My Haul: bought two new polishes from the new loreal polish line, Vip and just a red color. Sally Hansen new avocado moisturizing nail balm (works very well so far). Going to be getting 3 new polishes, one is from china glaze polish off amazon, the other two are off a new nail site i found that totally holographic. Thanks to Scrangie!