Nourishing Death

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Swedish Funeral Candy

My newest blog discovery is Nourishing Death, from Death Salon’s Social Media Editor, Sarah Elizabeth Troop, and Bruno Huerta, whose bio says he founded something with the amazing name of The Paranthropologic Society for Anomalous Exploration, so I’m pretty sure we’d be friends.

Nourishing Death bills itself as “An Examination of the Relationship Between Food and Death in Rituals, Culture, Religion and Society.”  Basically, it’s a blog about death and food and the roles food plays in our death rituals- and it comes with lots and lots of recipes for things like Irish Wake Cake, Resurrection Rolls, and Fave Dei Morti. Now here’s a cooking site I can get behind…

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The Haute List

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Flick Ghillies, $45  Jackson Wallet, $68.95  Savin Hill Booties, $150

Scuba Pencil Skirt, $40  Knitted Swing Dress, $85 Draped Keyhole Top, $49.50 $24.75

Mesh Insert Dress, $110  Simoncini Clutch, $45  Paneled Vegan Leather Skirt, $22.90

Nero Cosmetics Video + Giveaway

The latest episode of the new Haute Macabre YouTube channel is live, and to go along with it is a swatch feature and giveaway of the newly released Nero Cosmetics line!

Nero Cosmetics is 100% vegan and cruelty free, and is currently featuring (lucky) thirteen crazy pigmented shades of limited edition Lip Vinyls. This collection has some of my favorite names that I’ve ever seen on cosmetics, each one is a little reference to something that I’m sure all of us hold near and dear.

Want to win some of your very own?

To enter to win a set of five of the Nero Lip Vinyls in Nevermore, Banshee, Doll Parts, Phantasm, and Miss Argentina, subscribe to the Haute Macabre YouTube channel and follow @haute_macabre and @nerocosmetics on Instagram, and leave us a comment below telling us your favorite shade from the video! We’ll pick a winner at random from the comments here on the blog one week from today, on Monday, September 28!

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Rings and Necklace by BloodMilk Jewels
Satanic Feminist T by Nattskiftet

The Balm Nude’Tude Eyeshadow Palette
Kat Von D Tattoo Liner in Trooper
Too Faced Better Than Sex Mascara
Mac Powder Blush in Well Dressed
Kat Von D Lock-It Powder Foundation Compact
Kat Von D Shade and Light Contour Palette

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Tank Woman

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While we don’t too often report the news here at Haute Macabre, sometimes we just have to. Especially when the news involves Vivienne Westwood driving a frikkin’ tank. In a recent anti-fracking protest, the First Lady of Alternative Fashion DROVE A FRIKKIN TANK  to UK Prime Minister David Cameron’s house, and looked amazing doing it (OK, actually I think she just rode it while someone else drove it, but still).  Holy crap, I cannot love this woman any more than I already do.

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Video Update: Long Wearing Lipstick Tests

With Sam’s help, I venture into the wilds of YouTube to bring you a riveting tale of long-wear lipstick vs. my morning cup of coffee (and me vs. which way the camera goes).

The lipsticks we used for the video were:

Sephora Lip Stain $14, “Marvelous Mauve”
MAC Pro Longwear, $25, “Jazz-yRazz”
Maybelline SuperStay 24,$8.99 “Infinte Petal”
Revlon Colorstay Ultimate Suede, $8.59 “Preview”

And look, I made you this handy chart. Because pentagrams are really just stars doing cartwheels.
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