Tag: duochrome

Jan 28 2012

Nail Mail Spam!

I haven’t done a nail mail spam post in forever, so I figured I’d show off my new goodies! I ordered from Llarowe for the first time. I know, I’m so behind the times! I was disappointed that so much of what I wanted wasn’t in stock, but I quickly learned how great the proprietor …

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Jan 26 2012

Deborah Lippmann The Future is Yours

Deborah Lippmann really knows how to do a duochrome. The Future is Yours is a gorgeous, sheer, light greenish blue with purple/pink shift. It’s all my favorite colors in one polish. Please note that some of my pics are blurry on purpose, to show off the color shift! *Swoon* I’m in love with this polish. …

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Nov 04 2011

What’s in a Name?! A Guide to Nail Polish Jargon Part 1 – Finishes

In the nail polish community, we pepper jargon in our conversations like most teenagers pepper “like” in their speech. But just because you love nail polish doesn’t mean that you know every nuance of texture and color – and how to correctly identify a metallic from a foil! Or what the hell an ombre manicure is. I myself …

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Oct 26 2011

Kleancolor Disco Ball

I have a fun color combo to share today! I have not grown bored of my Kleancolor glitters – they are so much fun and get me thinking about all the creative ways I can use them; I prefer to pair them with another color and do an accent finger, instead of using the glitters …

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Sep 23 2011

CQ Rustic Dream

Happy Fall, my fellow fanatics! Sure! There are plenty of new fall collections out there, begging for cooler weather and falling leaves so we can paint our tips with them. But what color speaks to you and says, “Autumn. It’s here“? This year, that color for me is CQ Rustic Dream! Check out swatches!  CQ Rustic …

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Aug 22 2011

OPI Miss Universe Collection

As a young girl, I looked forward to the Miss America pageant every September. I loved to watch the women in their pretty gowns, and watch them sing, dance and play music across the stage during the talent portion. I also thought the pageant was special, because it used to be held in Atlantic City, …

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Aug 17 2011

Kleancolor Chunky Holo Purple

I haven’t done a Kleancolor post in a while. And I have a lot of polishes from my Kleancolor web site and BeautyJoint.com hauls a few months ago that are still unswatched and unworn that I want to share with you! Today I have pics of my mani yesterday, which included Kleancolor Chunky Holo Purple! It’s …

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Jul 02 2011

Kleancolor Chunky Holo Scarlet

I plan on doing Fourth of July-type manis this weekend, and as I hunted through my stash for a good blue and red for an accent nail mani, I found a good, sparkly pair! Kleancolor Chunky Holo Scarlet and Nicole by OPI Me + Blue. While the Kleancolor is a red jelly base with red …

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