The Tom Ford Lipstick Wardrobe

I don’t think there’s a luxer lipstick offering out there than Tom Ford. Sleek formulas, in on-point shades that you just can’t walk past without having a cheeky swatch of and all wrapped up in packaging that’s almost too swish to store away. They never disappoint. And actually amongst my lipstick stash they’re some of my most-worn. I think it’s down to the click, it’s all about the click – oh and the smell and the TF-embossed tops and the creamy texture – you get the point. Recently I’ve become rather fond of a duo that I’ve dubbed the ‘Tom Ford Lipstick Wardrobe’; a nude and a red that can be interchanged for barely-there daytime definition and a loud evening pout that cater to every makeup menu eventuality…

Tom Ford Lip Colour in Pink Dusk: It may not look much in the tube – but that’s the whole point. Pink Dusk falls into the cliché ‘My Lips But Better’ category, or M.L.B.B as it is more widely known. A slightly more pinky version of MAC’s Patisserie; it bridges the gap between that and my old favourite MAC Creme Cup shade, which leant a tad more pastel pink. It’s creamy, shimmer free and can be built up to an opaque layer of colour or dabbed on for a more subtle wash. Are there a million and one other shades out there that perform the aforementioned functions? Yes. But are there any others that make you want to don a tailored suit, shake out your hair and dose yourself in a musky fragrance à la the Tom Ford woman? No I think not.

Tom Ford Lip Colour in Wild Ginger: Oh hello you little red bullet stunner. Tom gives us the choice of a handful of reds in his range, but this is by far my favourite. A tomato red with a hint of orange, I propose that this shade would look gorgeous on every complexion; it’s just one of those eye whitening, pupil brightening, suits all colours. The texture gives off a slight juicy sheen which I’m usually opposed to when it comes to bold lips, but I combat this with an apply-blot-reapply-blot again routine that seems to stick things in place for a fair few hours. I’ve given it the burger test and though there’s some rubbing off that occurs, it’s easily slapped back on with its no-drag, slippy formula. Just picture me slapping it back on in the middle of ShakeShack. It happened.

Next on my list – Spanish Pink – then my Tom Ford Lipstick wardrobe will truly be complete. Someone restrain me… 

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  • Hannah

    Gah, TF is like the pinnacle of luxe beauty-ness. The two colours look great on you, as usual!

    Hannah | Girl+World

    • Thanks Hannah!

  • Evelyn Morales

    Oh those Tom Ford Lipsticks, I so need them, I just wish they weren’t that expensive. But I am sure I will cave one day, they look just too good. I love the nude shade the most!!

    • Definitely ones to pop on your Christmas and Birthday lists 😉

  • omg so lovely shades!! I have been wanting to try Tom Ford lipstick for awhile but the hefty price tag shoooshed me away… I have to try them soon! you look gorgeous Anna 🙂

  • Anna

    They look AMAZING !!

  • PeonyandPeach

    Tom Ford lipsticks are so luxe! I really want one! Wish they weren’t so expensive!

  • Oh Pink Dusk looks so pretty x

    Catherines Loves

  • victoria m.

    They look so gorgeous on you Anna! x

  • Emily Golding

    Oh Anna! You know how to sell me any products. You look beautiful as always 🙂

    Emily xx

  • Ciara Pollock

    these are beautiful, I love the nude shade 🙂 x

  • Pink Dusk seems like my kind of lipstick! Both shades look lovely on you Anna 🙂

  • That Pink Dusk looks gorgeous! Tom Ford here I come…

  • I love this colour!

  • clairabelle0306

    Stunning, Anna you really can wear any colour and look beautiful! 🙂

  • Freaking love those shades!

  • Carly Jade

    These are gorgeous! I just don’t think I could bring myself to pay so much for one! Or can I….

  • Pink Dust is a stunning MLBB. I wonder if I can get hold of it in Singapore, otherwise I’ll have to wait for my next trip home to England :o) Sheen xxx

  • Stephanie

    First thing first: where on earth did you get this picture idea?! It is simply beautiful, well done! Second: stop making me want to buy Tom Ford makeup! 😉 hahaha!


  • joysteib

    Thanks for sharing such a great blog once again!!! Those colors are so beautiful in its tube and on your lips!!!! <3

  • Jocelyn

    I’ve never owned a Tom Ford lipstick but I have admired the beautiful packaging for a long time- I might finally have to treat myself! Also, pink dust looks gorgeous on you!

  • Meg Bolderson

    Tom Ford lipsticks are just dreamy, I wouldn’t want to use them and get rid of the amazing TF detail, ridiculous! haha x

  • Eleri Roberts

    These look so gorgeous and luxe! x

    Eleri Roberts

  • Sarah S.

    I love the idea of smacking on a $50 lipstick after a burger XD

  • Louise Smith

    That is such a lovely colour! One of these days I’m gonna treat myself to a Tom Ford lipstick!

  • Annie Lindsay

    That Wild Ginger looks PERFECT on you. I’ve been looking for a luxury lipstick for my wedding Pink Dusk seems so perfect. Soft and feminine.

  • lynsey shepherd

    the pink dusk sounds lovely, I have a massive thing for lipsticks lately i just love them, loving your blog ^_^
    much love lynsey x

  • tasniah
  • Both of these are gorgeous but I really love the look of pink dusk! x

    Maddy from UNSTITCHEDD

  • Oh my goodness these are beautiful! I’ve heard so much about TF lipsticks and I want to try them so badly, but they’re just so incredibly expensive, unfortunately! 🙁

    Stephanie | Love, August

  • roshkud

    Wild ginger is stunning on you! The Tom Ford lipsticks sound amazing and I love the packaging

    Roshni’s Journey

  • Stunning! I’m definitely intrigued by Pink Dusk.

  • Taylor Munro

    Ohhh very nice, you must try frolic. I think it might be my favourite ever lipstick.

  • Just look at that packaging! Pink Dusk looks beautiful!


  • Marlenne

    My favorite is True Coral from Tom Ford but Wild Ginger is awesome too!

  • Vicky King MUA

    Pink Dusk and Casablanca are my Tom Ford Lipstick wardrobe. I have never known such a creamy lipstick that stays on for hours and hours. Casablanca is just my perfect plummy pink. I pray they never stop making it!!!!

    You sjould also try the new Estee Lauder Envy lipsticks. Just as luxurious, quite longvwearing too. More vibrant shades.

  • Zoe Archer

    I have spanish pink and its beautiful.

  • I will have one of Tom Ford’s lipstick before summer and WIld Ginger looks like a contender now!


  • Phew I have both of these shades, my purse can rest easy for another day…

  • Sophie Atherton

    Spanish Pink is absolutely gorgeoussss!!

  • Iso Bean

    The Wild Ginger shade looks really gorgeous, really suits you!

  • I love Tom Ford lipsticks, the packaging is so pretty

  • sarazbeautytonic

    the wild ginger looks stunning on you..i wish they werent SOOO expensive *sigh*

  • Supriya Gokarn

    Longtime reader, first time commenter- had to let you know that this post led me to walk 20 minutes in frigid, -13 degree Chicago weather to buy a long coveted TF lipstick. I tried the shade Indian Rose and it was *instant* love. Looks and feels utterly gorgeous. The long trek through the snow was well worth it!

  • Cassie

    These colors are so amazing! If only they weren’t so pricey 🙁

  • Alice Marks

    ahh love wild ginger!!!

  • Both colours are gorgeous, I love Wild Ginger. Even if the colours weren’t so amazing I would be swayed by the packaging alone.

  • Anine Van de Ryck

    Oh my. So gorgeous! I’ve been wanting to try out Tom Ford makeup for forever! Unfortunately I can’t seem to find any Tom Ford beauty counters or salespoints in Belgium 🙁

    Beautiful post!

    xoxo Anine

  • Rachel

    I’ve got Spanish Pink, and I swear it’s the most used lipstick I own! Just beauuuutiful!

  • beautycoure

    Have you tried Partial Pink by mac? It’s a cremsheen lipgloss. I think you would like it. It’s a MLBB colour and it’s beautiful over the Korres lip butter in pomegranate.

  • Sharlotte

    Tom Ford is such a gorgeous brand…it’s all so pretty!

    Sharlotte //


  • LifeIsBeauty

    I just started a blog the other day and I would love it if you could check it out! 🙂
    Thanks 🙂

  • brook

    You pull off both of those lipsticks so well! Feeling a little bit of envy coming along!g

  • Chrissabella

    Wow the red looks gorgeous on you, love the packing!

    Greetins from London,

  • Both those colours look amazing on you!

    xx Nicole

  • Two Pretty Birds

    I <3 my Wild Ginger so much but lost it recently when I moved house… how could I let this happen?! Contemplating a repurchase… looks great on you!

  • I really want to try a Tom Ford lipstick… I’m thinking it’s going to happen on the college hunt in New York when I can get to some high end beauty departments 🙂

  • Katie

    The red suits you so much and looks really beautiful on you!

  • Tarte Tanya

    I love Pink Dust on you!
    I feel like I to expand my your lips but better collection and what better way to start?
    Lovely post! 🙂

  • Love how a simple lip color can change your whole look! 🙂