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The Cupcakes and Cashmere Holiday Survival Guide: Party Makeup How-To

Helmed by former magazine editor Emily Schuman, cupcakesandcashmere.com is an online photo diary of everything Schuman buys and everywhere she shops. This week, she'll be sharing her holiday fashion and shopping tips on Lucky Right Now.

A smoky eye is such a dramatic look, but most women assume it's a lot harder to master than it really is. The holidays are a great time to experiment with different colors and shimmery silvers work on just about anyone. With a few strategically placed swipes of shadow and coats of mascara, it's easy to create a nighttime look.

Make-up used:

bareMinerals foundation - Medium Beige

bareMinerals face color - Faux Tan

Bobbi Brown silver eye shadow - Pewter

Lancomedark blue eye shadow - Stellaire

M.A.C. black eye liner - Smolder

Maybelline Define-a-lash mascara - Very black

Urban Decay white eye pencil - Yeyo

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