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What have I been up to this past month? Find me on Instagram @KillerColours!


1. Bought cat pillows for our new apartment. 2. Finally got a full bottle of Serge Lutens Jeux de Peau.

3. Ate nommy tomato filled oven baked mushrooms. 4. Made our new bathroom into a fuchsia pink and puke green awesomeness!

5. Wore Chanel Coco. 6. Had my favourite sushi at LiLi Sushi.

7. Got freaky with the new NARS Guy Bourdin collection!! 8. Matched my lipstick with my t-shirt.

9. Received a lovely bunch of holographic fall polishes from Nailmail. 10. Wore the ultimate Tippi Hedren scent aka Tom Ford Violet Blonde.

11. Wore Butter London Wallis, killer shade. 12. Two new vegan cheek beauties from Pumpkin and Poppy Cosmetics!

13. China Glaze Bad Kitty, pretty but kinda never dries. 14. Ate an insane amount of these.

15. Adored Sparkle and Soar from Color Club. 16. Curled my hair and cursed over the bad hold, miracle products please?

17. Darling Diva Little Red Corvette, AHMAHGADD! 18. Busted a bunch of my old jeans at the same damn time so it was time to get new ones.

19. Like these Dr Denim Kissy in Acid Bleach. 20. And these Crocker 308‘s.

21. Decided that NYX Black Label Lipstick in Brick is the perfect fall shade. 22. And the beautiful berry coloured winter collection from Yves Rocher is just as good.

23. Ate fried spicy apples with vanilla soy ice cream. 24. And wore matching fall colours!

Viola, Killer Colours


Weekly Killer Colours Instagram #4

Time for the weekly Instagram scoop! You find me @ KillerColours.

1: Enjoyed the awesome weather, life gets some frickin purpose in spring!
2: Wore yellow for the Kraft event.

3: Started a week of Deborah Lippmann craziness by receiving six new bottles.
4: Had a vegan burger night by myself. It was awesome.

5: Compared Deborah Lippmann Sweet Dreams to China Glaze Ahoy.
6: Peeked at the new Sleek MakeUP eyeshadow palette called Showstoppers.

7: Went to bed with Coco.
8: Wore roses.

9: Had an awesome sushi dinner with Niklas at “Super Rullband” in Gothenburg. The veg sushi was great there.
10: Started using the Skin Regimen skincare line by Comfort Zone. Feels great so far.

11: Wondered how makeup can spread like frickin herpes in just a day or two.
12: Soy drenched mushroom tortilla.

13: And the day after that a wrap with this salsa. I’m going wrap crazy right now.
14: Edited pictures on the floor with a cup of coffee, as usual.

15: Kept the Deborah Lippmann hype going..
16: Wore mint green.

17: Combed my bangs down for the first time in months, hello Joey Ramone.
18: And at last an awesome mushroom lentil lasagna. Yum!

Viola, Killer Colours


Weekly Killer Colours Instagram #3

Let’s look at some things that happened on Instagram this week! You find me @ KillerColours.

1: Wore stripes because it was time to..
2: ..grab a veggie pizza with Sandra!

3: Made a yummy vegan kinuski banana pie.
4: Watched these movies, top row was great, bottom row sucked.

5: Miss English Pelargonium bloomed like crazy.
6: I wore the Thierry Mugler Angel versions like crazy this week.

7: Realized I had matched my nails to my food. Kinda cool! NYX Salon polish in Lime.
8: Promised to never get out of bed again.

9: Made some cookies.
10: And then made a bun.

11: Turned into a secret agent.
12: Wore Deviantly Daring from China Glaze on my nails, and finally managed to give it justice in a picture!

13 + 14: Kissed puppies.

15: Did an aloe mask (just pure aloe vera gel) and felt like a slimey slug.
16: Wore cargos and a crappy tee.

Viola, Killer Colours


Weekly Killer Colours Instagram #2

The weekly mini Instagram scoop! You find me @ KillerColours.

1: Tried the new Too Faced spring products out.
2: Took a late night bath with Blackberry bath bomb from LUSH. Not the best one, but gosh, it was cozy anyways.

3: Liberated animals.
4: Wore Jade Magia, awesome black holo.

5: Met Italian Greyhound babies, total heartbreak!
6: Went for a classic pinup look.

7: Ate a lazy dinner from the pot.
8: And cleaned for hours, waiting for a lovely person to visit.

9: Went through my wardrobe and looked at black dresses. I has dem.
10: Made breakfast for two, because Sandra is here!

11: And dinner for two, sweet noodle wok with some rose sparkle. It was lovely.
12: Had a walk and enjoyed how everything screamed of SPRING!

13: Flowers are blooming at an exploding rate in my window,
14: And easter is sneaking up, celebrated Swedish style. Birch branches indoors of course.

15: Freshened up with the Kiss My Face Deep Cleansing Mask.
16: Wore China Glaze Papaya Punch which screams vitamin C.

17: Got ready for a glass of beer with Sandra, went for the Wednesday Addams as usual nowdays.
18: On our way home – SNOW?

19: Woke up with even more snow, no more pleeeeeeeease! It’s spring, remember?
20: At least if you look at the window from another angle. Phew.

Viola, Killer Colours


Weekly Killer Colours Instagram #1

Från och med nu har jag tänkt försöka posta en liten Instagram-sammanfattning varje söndag, så en uppdatering på mitt semiprivatliv i veckan! Hur låter det? Detta är förstås inte allt jag postar, om du vill ha hela scoopet så hittar du mig på Instagram @ KillerColours!


From now on I’ll try to post some of the things that I’ve been doing on Instagram every Sunday, so a weekly update on my semi-private life! How does that sound? Of couse it’s not everything that I post, if you want the full scoop you can find me on Instagram @ KillerColours!

1: Woke up for the first time in a super sunny apartment on the other side of Gothenburg.
2: Wore Milani Totally Cool. It was totally cool, but totally sheer and needed 4 coats.

3: Showered with a fizzy Coca Cola smelling shower gel from Anatomicals. Best product name ever aswell.
4: Tried Vegopuckar from Anamma. So insanely yummy!

5: Had blue knees from carrying boxes.
6: Washed a heckload of brushes because the box I kept them in opened during the move. The irony.

7: My bedroom was a mess,
8: But I made it look better!

9: Bought mini bellpeppers in a takeaway mug. Laughed because they were so cute.
10: Had an amazing tortilla with sprouts and Vegopuckar. Love my Vegopuckar!

11: Removed polish with the pullburk. My pinkie toes were too short to reach down :(
12: Bought Fivefinger shoes, got excited!

13: Ate raspberries (which I’m saying as if it was an unusual thing). Happiness in berry form!
14: Wore bright yellow to let the weather know that it’s spring.

Viola, Killer Colours
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Glossy claws, purrty lips, serious eyebrows and a passion for beauty with brains.

My name is Viola Holmgren and I've been representing Swedish beauty bloggerism (yes. we're a cult) since 2008. I focus on cruelty free beauty and I love the feeling of finding cool products that have gone under the radar.

Makeup doesn't have rules. The only person who decides what's right or wrong and if you're wearing it or not is you, and that's where my job as a blogger comes in handy. Use my experience as a guide or an inspiration towards finding your own way.

And just to clarify, all reviews and opinions are my own, there is no evil baby demon on my left shoulder who is bribing, forcing or possessing me to write. Reviews are best written in honesty!