This week, I was very excited and also touched to receive the Liebster Blog Award – my very first award! (feeling somewhat like a proud parent). My blog was so kindly nominated by playingwithfashion – a really lovely blog, so make sure you pay a visit!
What is the Liebster Blog Award?
“.. The Liebster Blog Award is given to upcoming bloggers who have less than 200 followers. The Meaning Liebster is German and means sweetest, kindest, nicest, dearest, beloved, lovely, kind, pleasant, valued, cute, endearing and welcome.”
What are the rules?
1. Thank and link back to the blogger who presented you with the award.
2. List 11 random facts about yourself
3. Answer 11 random questions
4. Create 11 random questions for your nominees. You can use the same questions as mine, or choose your own.
5. Present/nominate a Liebster Blog Award to more newbie bloggers!
Random Facts About Me
1. I have an obsession with M.A.C make-up.
2. My favourite TV series is Desperate Housewives (if you’ve never watched it – do).
3. I’m 1/2 Iranian, 1/4 Nigerian, 1/4 English.
4. I am an aspiring fashion journalist/future Vogue EIC.
5. I have an irrational dislike for people touching me with their bare feet.
6. I want to move to New York at some point in my life.
7. I love eating lemons (hence, my blog’s name).
8. I’m a neat freak – my bedroom has to be spotless & anything out of place frustrates me (mild OCD perhaps?).
9. I have a tendency to choose outfits based around my lipstick colour.
10. When food shopping, if there’s a ‘light’ version of something I’ll pick it up.
11. I’m in love with Boo the dog.
Questions asked by playingwithfashion
1. What’s the most exciting thing you’ve ever done? London Fashion Week and Disneyland.
2. What are the best 5 words that describe you? Strong-minded, determined, laidback, optimistic, happy.
3. What is your favorite line from a movie and why? In Despicable Me, when Agnes says ‘It’s so fluffy I’m gonna die!!’ – simply because she’s too cute and funny.
4. How many blogposts do you read per day? Too many I can’t keep count!
5. Imagine you have to choose only 1 of these 4 items for a whole month. Which would you choose and why? Lipstick|High Heels|Accessories|Pop of Color Lipstick, hands down.
6. Name your favorite book? I have so many, but my favourite recently read book is ‘Hotel on the corner of bitter and sweet’ by Jamie Ford.
7. Twitter|Instagram|Blogs|Facebook In what order would you find them the easiest to do without? Instagram, Facebook, Twitter, Blogs.
8. Do you know anyone who actually (really) believed that the world was going to end in Dec.21,2012? Haha, no!
9. If you could be a famous person for a day, who would you be and why? Anna Wintour, because she has everything I aspire to.
10. If you could go on vacation anywhere right now where would you go? Somewhere extremely hot, peaceful and beautiful like the Maldives.
11. What’s your guilty pleasure? Online shopping.
My questions to my nominees
1. What is your favourite food?
2. What can’t you leave the house without?
3. If you had to choose between being boiling hot or freezing cold, which would you rather be?
4. What’s the best concert you’ve ever been to?
5. Do you have any pets?
6. What is you favourite fashion item?
7. If you could be in any place in the world, where would you be and why?
8. Would you/have you ever skydived?
9. What is your worst fear?
10. How would your best friend describe you?
11. What is your favourite beauty product?
Recipients of the Liebster Blog Award presented by Lemons are sweet (in no particular order)
1. Cosmetics Obsession (http://cosmeticsobsession.wordpress.com)
2. Little piece of beauty (http://littlepieceofbeauty.blogspot.com)
3. Farrah Molane (http://farrahmolane.wordpress.com)
4. Small town gals (http://smalltowngals.wordpress.com)
5. Maggies true obsession (http://maggiestrueobsession.wordpress.com)
6. The fierceness (http://thefierceness.com)
7. Why buy it diy it (http://whybuyitdiyit.wordpress.com)
8. Omg Emily (http://omgemily.wordpress.com/)
9. You only live once (http://saragyllenhammar.wordpress.com/)
10. Heels and peplum (http://heelsandpeplum.wordpress.com)
11. Dolce Vita (http://365annual.wordpress.com)
Come back and share your Liebster Blog Award post with me!