Okay, I'm just going to start by saying it right up front: I paid $30 for a lipstick. And by God, it was worth every penny:
There is just something about Chanel, even in lipstick form. I seriously love it just as an object - the shiny metal case, the white Cs on top, the satisfying click you hear when you put the top back on. I even love that it has "Chanel" carved right into the lipstick itself.
This was a pre-holiday purchase, something I'd been thinking about for a while. I wanted a serious red lipstick for a while but it had to be the right red. Not too pink, not too orange, just a true glamorous red. The color I got is called Rivoli and even though it's way outside my comfort zone, I feel great every time I wear it:
Sometimes a girl just needs to buy something fabulous and completely frivolous, you know? Tell me about your thing.