The Girls Who Were On Fire – A Week of Catching Fire Makeup

Again, straight from the mistress of painting’s mouth. What I loved about film adaptations of awesome books is the visual immersion of the content. Scenery, clothes, action shots, even character interpretations; all of these are definitely elements I looked forward to when I went to see The Hunger Games: Catching Fire. And since fashion is probably one of the foremost “to-die-for” elements of The Hunger Games films, I thought a post on makeup and the Katniss/Effie looks was definitely relevant.

Now if I can only get me that Effie butterfly outfit…

And yes, it’s safe to say that I absolutely adored the Catching Fire movie.


As you all may or may not know, The Hunger Games Catching Fire premiered not too long ago last month and was an INCREDIBLE success at the box office.  Being a HUGE fan of the books (minus Mockingjay that book was rubbish), I was also inclined to watch the movies.  I must say I actually prefer the movies over the books so far (note I NEVER say this with the exception of Jurassic Park).  But I digress…I had the fortune of watching Catching Fire last week and was MESMERIZED not only by the editing but also the makeup.  Hoooooly cow the makeup was FANTASTIC!  I just loved every minute of that movie and wanted to recreate some of my interpretations of some of the makeup from the movie.

I did a total of 4 looks for the week.  3 of Katniss’s looks and 1 attempt at an Effie look…

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