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I want to shop my new colours - anyone want to help?
They have got a sale on at the moment. My colouring is completely different but have thought when I have seen their ranges that the palette seems to be geared around a summer's perfectly. Lots of greyed tones etc. Enjoy!
Why not treat yourself to a day shopping? You can try the things on and put things together re accessories on the day. A lot of colours online aren't accurate and having gone to all the trouble to have your colours done you will recognise it is important to get the tone right. Personally I think you would be better taking your swatches and getting it just so. Good luck.
Lipstickgal speaks the truth! I had my colours done recently too (have bored everyone here and IRL senseless on the subject too) yes, you need to study the palette and get a good sense of the range of colours. However, in order to actually match them you need more than a name or even a pic online. Your geranium, aqua and turquoise are going to be totally different from my geranium, aqua and turquoise -- yours will be cool, while mine are warm. The only thing to do is go shopping . . . and I am a shopping dodger too, but to get it right you really need to hold your swatches up to the clothes in person.
I agree go shopping. Don't panic about trying to change everything over at once, it can take ages but eventually you'll find it comes easily. I do sometimes order online but it's hit-and-miss. Aqua for some reason always seems to turn out to be the warm version.
I'm afraid you'll have to get used to coming home empty-handed though - sometimes there just isn't what you need in the shops!