The amount of sun wasn't exactly blinding, but at least there are a few sparkles showing up. I know you know her from before, but isn't the lady Julieanne of Zoya a prominent one?!
In case you're not yet aware: the base of Julieanne is actually a dark blue. But the pink shimmer gives it the overall purple look. Quite festive.
Swedish word of the night:
julgranskula -noun christmas bauble or ball
I bought a ginormous one last week, and was just staring at it... O.o