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    Best Gold Eyeshadow? MAC & other brands

    I want it to look really silky and almost soft and creamy seamless looking one but i don't want it to be a cream texture. Also i don't want it to be full on tacky gold, i want a sophisticated one that would look good on my NC43 skin.

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    I would say Bagatelle if you can still get hold of it.

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    i think Gold Bit would fit the bill!

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    I love Bagatelle. It's worth looking for. I even bought backups of it because it's LE and I love it so much.
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    I wish i bought backups of bagatelle..i use this one so much! but if not, i guess go with goldbit..
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    Hmm..i've heard Goldbit is hard to apply, i get the feeling it's not a very smooth and silky looking eyeshadow?

    Was Bagatells LE? I always thought that colour was a green when people mentioned it for some reason!

    Are there any other golds? I don't want it to be a full on gold. I saw Woodwinked on someone which looked goldish and pretty? Would that be good?

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    What about Gorgeous Gold... Bagatelle is more of a brown...not gold.
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    woodwinked! i doesnt look gold in the pot but when i apply it, its gorgeous gold-y color. almost has a litttle bit of bronze in it. not to mention, its a veluxe pearl, so its waaaay silky smooth.

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    i'll third bagatelle!

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    Quote:
    Originally Posted by Sushi_Flower
    Hmm..i've heard Goldbit is hard to apply, i get the feeling it's not a very smooth and silky looking eyeshadow?

    Was Bagatells LE? I always thought that colour was a green when people mentioned it for some reason!

    Are there any other golds? I don't want it to be a full on gold. I saw Woodwinked on someone which looked goldish and pretty? Would that be good?


    Bagatelle is gorgeous!!! its one of my favs...and i often pair it with woodwinked....here is a pic of shadow that i did on my friend using woodwinked and bagatelle.

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    Quote:
    Originally Posted by Sushi_Flower
    Hmm..i've heard Goldbit is hard to apply, i get the feeling it's not a very smooth and silky looking eyeshadow?

    huh???

    it's VERY easy to apply and goes on WONDERFULLY!!!!

    and WOW does it look good with Bronze!!!


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    Quote:
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    Bagatelle is gorgeous!!! its one of my favs...and i often pair it with woodwinked....here is a pic of shadow that i did on my friend using woodwinked and bagatelle.

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    That looks great! What's that colour above the crease?

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    Goldmine is kind of orange golden, but it could work for NC43

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    Goldmine or Gorgeous Gold eyeshadow over Brassy Fluidline, maybe?
    I find that Brassy really makes the eyeshadow pop. Good luck!

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    Gold E/S

    Whats everyones favourite gold eyeshadow.

    I loved Casino until i discovered Amber Lights, it goes on so well and is so versatile. its ironic how LE e/s take priority over perm e/s even when their not as good!

    any others?

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    The ones I like are more yellowish gold e.g. Gorgeous Gold and Goldmine.

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    gorgeous gold <3

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    I prefer Gorgeous Gold for a more &quot;yellow&quot; gold and Urban Decay's Half-Baked for a more true gold.
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    Woodwinked
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    i love amber lights too...its a great color. as far as golds..i like either gorgeous gold or golden lemon pigment.
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    Gorgeous Gold looks greenish on me... I don't have goldmine yet, but it's on my wishlist. I love Gold Dusk pigment!
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    I just got Goldmine yesterday, and it's a new favorite. It is very gold gold, if you know what I mean. Loving it w/my blue eyes!!
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    Goldmine is a good yellow-based pure gold. Gorgeous Gold is more green than gold, don't buy it until you try it.
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    I am loving this gold e/s I bought from Shu Uemura.

    From MAC I like Woodwinked.

    Old Gold pigment is nice too but it's not a true gold, it's more like a golden lime green peach shade all rolled into one.

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    Goldmine! My first gold e/s and favorite.
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    Twillery, too bad it's LE, it's my favourite shadow EVER.
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    I just got my Golden Lemon Pigment yesterday and I love it! Such a gorgeous yellow gold shade!

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    I'm not much into gold, so I haven't tried any of MAC's gold shadows.
    However, a really good shimmery pure gold shadow is Urban Decay's &quot;Twisted.&quot;
    It's discontinued, but you can probably get it on eBay. I like it because it looks pure gold, with no green, brown, yellow, or orange tones.

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    Goldmine, Gorgeous Gold and UD Half-Baked (best true gold!)

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    Oh my! I got Goldmine yesterday and I am in LOVE!
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