Category Archives: Photography

Daybreaker

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Well, thats one thing ticked off my bucket list – a sunrise photoshoot. It was an absolutely breathtaking morning when my friend Lou and I decided to head out to Curl Curl beach bright and early on a Saturday.

For this shoot, I really wanted to capture who Lou was, bring out her individuality, her style, her loves, her personality – the beach was the perfect setting for this. In our ever-changing world of trends, technology, celebrities etc we often loose sight of whats real to us. We forget the beauty in our individuality, in our own style.

I hope you enjoy the photos and start thinking about what your style is. Special thanks to Lou for modelling and to Ally who assisted with the shoot.

Love Empire Eve xx

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Its a Seafolly Summer

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 Colour Crush

Tropical, bright shades are always the go for perfect Summer style.

Isola Swimmers

Lovisa Jewellery

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Bronzed Beauty

This colour combination of bright and black is definitely a great way to have a mix of two diverse styles.

Rubi Sunnies

Kookai Top

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Blue Lagoon

These eye shades are my absolute summer essentials, especially for my colour eyes which are hazel/green. So if any of you have the same you should have a palette with these colours because they complement and really make green eyes pop.

Maybelline eyeliner (my favourite)

My own rings

MAC velvet teddy lipstick

Victorias Secret Body Shimmer

Lovisa Bangles

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Wild One

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Its time to bring out your inner wild side and try out some of these enchanting, strong, stand out looks! Why not give them a go! Hope you have as much fun looking at the photos as I did shooting them with my fabulous friend Carolina. Enjoy!

Love Empire Eve xoxo

Model – Carolina Clemmet

Photography / Make up / Hair – By me

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Bali Bliss

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Ok so Bali was amazing. The trip = humidity, colours, lovely people, tourists, swimming, flowers, yummy food, beaches, seafood, snorkelling, rainbow fish, shopping, bike rides, new flavours, monkeys, squirrels, birds, fish, hinduism, yoga, massage, fish spas, tanned skin, crazy roads and an overall incredible experience!

A photo can say a thousand words so I think I will leave it up to them to explain the rest of the trip, enjoy!

Love Empire Eve xoxo

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Favourite swimsuit from Blue Glue swimwear
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All Eyes on you

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This look I created on Jemima is very much a look that can be worn in the day or at night. I used darker purples on the outside of the eye and blended it into more of a light gold on the inside of the eye. The cooler brown eye suits darker purple tones as I have used, blues and browns, these complement and intensify this particular eye colour. For the eye liner I used quite a thin line with a slight flick and brought it round under the eye. Be careful with liner and you have to know what works for your eye shape.  In order to keep the eye open and not darken it too much I stopped the line halfway underneath the eye but I could have made it shorter.

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IMG_0893Vicky’s cool blue eyes look beautiful with this colour combination of peachy pinks, greys in the outer corner and light golds. Cool blue eyes generally suit orange/bronzy shades, silvers and light to dark blues. I used a similar eye liner to Jemima’s however Vicky’s was slightly thicker, the liner really allowed her eyes to pop and stand out. I always always always use a white pencil on the inner corners of the eye, this creates the illusion of bigger eyes, its a fab technique to use.

Hope this gives you some inspiration to try some new looks out!

Love Empire Eve xoxo

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Into the Woods

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 With Winter upon us it is even more of an excuse to stay rugged up indoors underneath our cosy, warm blankets, yet with the crisp, cold air and the warm sunshine outside my window I just had to get out of the house and into nature . The Aussie bush and another perfect Sydney day set the scene to get some beautiful shots of these two beautiful people; Mikaela and Reina.

Models – Mikaela Smith, Reina Kobayasahi

Hair / Makeup / Styling / Photography – Me

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Country Classic

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These are the ultimate simple and casual looks that continue to be beautiful and stylish. The classic colours – red, white, blue and classic prints – polka dots, stripes and checks never seem to go out of fashion. I believe almost anyone can rock the classic polka dot dress or a pair of cute striped shorts no matter what body type.

This trend can be transformed into anything! From sophisticated to casual, from catwalk to the high street. Everyone seems to want a piece of the classic look that is almost always in the stores.

Models – Emma Burns and myself

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Look 1Subtitled overalls, Bershka top

 

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 Look 2Sportsgirl hat and dress , Birkenstock shoes

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Look 3Princess Polly playsuit

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Look 4 – top made by me, Sportsgirl shorts, Helen Kaminski hat

 Get the Look!

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1. Henleys

2.  Zimmerman

3. Cotton On

4. Nobody

5. Cotton On

6.  Zimmerman

7. Bardot

8. All About Eve