Need a reason to plan a trip to the UK, besides to give Kate Middleton and Prince William your well wishes on the birth of the Royal baby (which is apparently happening tomorrow)? How about to score the first ever Downton Abbey makeup collection? Yes, this is actually happening! We’re getting turn-of-the-century excited just thinking about it.
Although the collection only launches on October 12th (in time for the next season to hit airwaves across the pond), we’re giving you the heads up now so that you can start reconnecting with your London-based friends via Facebook. You’re going to need someone to grab you all 10 pieces of the Downton Abbey beauty line – which includes everything from nail polishes, eye shadows and lip glosses to candles, soaps and lotions – when it hits Marks & Spencer stores this fall. Each package features a quote from one of the characters, like the lip gloss pack with a line from our favourite, Lady Mary, that says, “Now stop talking and kiss me, before I get cross.” Looks like we’re not the only ones who are going to get cross – ‘cross the pond, that is.