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Revlon Hair Color Review

Revlon Hair Color Review

As I previously noted: I am terrified of hair salons (because I am a big baby when it comes to my hair) so I rarely go to the salon. I usually get my mom or sister to do an at-home-haircolor-job for me. Recently my hair had this dull, orange-ey hue so I decided it was...
Three things about me (part 3)

Three things about me (part 3)

I played netball all through my school years and I loved it. I love joking and acting silly, Iā€™m a bit of a clutz so the moment I try to be all elegant and composed I usually trip over my own feet. (my clumsiness it what keeps me humble!!! šŸ˜‰ My hair grows extremely...
DIY: Wooden Closet Make-over

DIY: Wooden Closet Make-over

Our mother gave us this closet so we decided to put it in our little covered outdoor area to store all our bbq tools, waterbottles, etc etc. Our color scheme and theme in the outdoor area is white and blue as we went for a delft theme (amazing blue and white crockery...
DIY: Dining Room Table Centrepiece

DIY: Dining Room Table Centrepiece

For our dining room table in the new house we wanted a “permanent” centrepiece that we can use for meals as well as something we can leave on the table as a decor piece. I love using a lot of white when I decorate and because our table is raw wood we...
TRAVEL: Zebula, Limpopo Province

TRAVEL: Zebula, Limpopo Province

Earlier this year we stayed at this stunning private house at Zebula. We vacation at this amazing Golf Estate & Spa in the Limpopo Province before but never in this specific house.(You can book by calling Zebula directly or find the link to this particular house...
Three things about me (Part 2)

Three things about me (Part 2)

I love going to the movies, with friends or family. I love watching movies and love most genres, just not HORROR movies. (I used to watch them as a child but as I started growing up it got too scary and freaky for me). I especially LOVE thrillers, comedies and...
Art Supplies Organization

Art Supplies Organization

I love art supplies and I love art. (I am not some extremely talented artist that will someday be written into art history books, but I still love art). Over the years I have accumulated art supplies so I had to come up with a solution for storage. I hate it when...
Home-made Sorbet Recipe

Home-made Sorbet Recipe

It is SPRING-time here in South Africa (however, it is still a little cold but I am celebrating spring nonetheless). Here is a little homemade-delicious-sorbet recipe I LOVE because it is basically made of fresh fruit!! I mean: how much healthier can you get??? WHAT...
Book Club  – Capture Your Style by Aimee Song

Book Club – Capture Your Style by Aimee Song

No matter what your goals/ hopes/ dreams are in life, most people have a role model/ muse/ inspiration in their respective fields. My blogger/Instagram icon and inspiration is Aimee Song. I check Aimee’s INSTAGRAMĀ feed at least once a day and read her blogĀ Song...

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Hi there, my name is lucille and this is my blog. VELVETvirtue is a place where I share my life, style choices & travel pics. Come along as we discover new ways to introduce beauty into our everyday existence …

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