Tag Archive: Spring 2012

May 28 2012

JESSICA Awakening Collection for Spring 2012

JESSICA’s Spring Awakening Collection for Spring 2012 is mostly muted hues, taking inspiration from the butterfly and its transformation from earthbound caterpillar to winged beauty. The color palette of this six-piece collection goes from slate grey, soft blue and creamy taupe to a nuetral opaque pink, greyed-out lavendar and bright coral. I wore this collection instead of straight …

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May 14 2012

Color Club Blossoming Collection for Spring 2012

Right about now I’m starting to crave the neon shades and bright colors of summer, but leading up to this, I was on a tear wearing the entire Color Club Blossoming collection for spring! Blossoming is an assortment of five light-hearted shades with a hologaphic, irregular glitter top coat called Diamond Drops. I know there’s a name …

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Apr 27 2012

Heavy Petal: Jessica Spring 2012

You may have noticed that yesterday I said that I have a hard time labeling a pink shade “unique” because pink is one of the most popular and manipulated polish colors. But let me show you swatches of Jessica’s Heavy Petal Spring 2012 Collection. Pink and purple are both taken to a new level in this six-piece …

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Feb 20 2012

Nubar Jellybeans Collection

There are two things I could always count on in my Easter basket: a big chocolate-covered cream egg with my name on it and jellybeans. Don’t tell my mom, but I actually preferred the tons of jellybeans nestled in the fake plastic grass to the coconut cream-filled monster egg, even though the egg was always made by a local …

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Feb 02 2012

China Glaze ElectroPop, Spring 2012

Just a note before I begin – this marks my 800th published blog post! Thank you, everyone, for coming by, reading, checking out my swatches and on occasion, leaving comments. It is much appreciated! China Glaze describes its spring 2012 collection, ElectroPop, as “where heavy metal meets rocker chic,” and that it’s “inspired by all …

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Aug 05 2011

Cosmoprof Sneak Peek: American Interanational Industries (IE, China Glaze!)

One of the booths I encountered at Cosmoprof that I could have spent an hour in was the American International Industries booth. AII not only creates China Glaze, they put out Poshe. They put out Seche Vite. They do the It’s So Easy Stripe Rite nail art lacquers I love to buy at Sally’s Beauty. And …

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