Twelve Days Of Cosmetic Christmas :: 5th Day

“On the fifth day of Christmas my true love gave to me…

{Christian Dior “Diorific” lip colors, $36}
I chose this product for the 5th day for the obvious reason, the golden-like tube, but also because what woman wouldn’t give her right arm (ok, maybe a weeks paycheck) to own multiple shades of luxurious Dior lipstick??  Their website describes it as: 
“The legendary accessory for lips with a Haute Couture finish.”
Well there ya go – that sounds pretty special to me!!  This stay put formula will make you a believer in pricey lip color because it’s the perfect blend of not too shiny where it slides around and not too matte where it drags across the lips – it’s just right.  Here’s a great review of it from
And of course, the tube feels so fabulous and fancy when you’re holding and applying it, it’s reason enough to own one – or five!
My latest installment in the gift wrap inspiration comes from a personal dear friend of mine, Emily, who has been offering up her professional gift wrapping services here in town (isn’t that a fun entrepreneurial idea??). She wrapped up this present for one of my gifts I sent her and it turned out gorgeous!!
{Obviously for a little girl – my niece!}
This shows you how using something as simple as brown paper as the backdrop to wrap a gift can be turned into something extraordinary!!   She adorned it with brightly colored tulle and two tiny glittery ornaments (from Wal-Mart, so not too $$) and VOILA – a special and originally wrapped gift!
Click here for more cosmetic gift ideas from days four, three, two, and one!

Do you own any Diorific lipstick?  
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