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Category: Shimmer

Posted in: Flecks / Foil / Glitter / Grace-full / Gradient / Holographic / Shimmer
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Grace-full Nail Polish ‘What a Girl Wants’ collection

It’s been a while, so long in fact that I am now in a different decade! Today though I have the 2nd birthday collection from Grace-full Nail Polish, a lovely Australian indie brand. The collection is called ‘What a Girl Needs (the follow up to ‘What a Girl Wants’) and consists of 6 polishes that were derived form suggestions from the Grace-full Facebook fan group.

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Posted in: Flecks / Foil / Glitter / Grace-full / Gradient / Holographic / Shimmer
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Morgan Taylor Cinderella
Posted in: Blue / Coral / Glitter / Morgan Taylor / Pink / Shimmer
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Morgan Taylor Cinderella

Morgan Taylor Cinderella

The latest live-action film from Disney is Kenneth Branagh’s ‘Cinderella’ with the lovely Lily James (of Downton Abbey fame) and Richard Madden aka Robb Stark from Game of Thrones – he’s no Jon Snow but he’ll do. Morgan Taylor have a cute collection of pastel pinks and blues out for the official Cinderella release, and I have 3 to show you.

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Posted in: Blue / Coral / Glitter / Morgan Taylor / Pink / Shimmer
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Chanel 'Red Dream' nail polish on pollypolish.com
Posted in: Chanel / Red / Shimmer
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Chanel: Red Dream

Chanel 'Red Dream' nail polish on pollypolish.com

Another eBay find here. I’ve seen Red Dream go for well over $30, but I managed to snag this one for about £5.

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Posted in: Chanel / Red / Shimmer
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El Corazon 'Magic Attraction' nail polish on pollypolish.com
Posted in: El Corazon / Purple / Shimmer
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El Corazon ‘Magic Attraction’

El Corazon 'Magic Attraction' nail polish on pollypolish.com

This is a new-to-me brand, but then again I have that many untrieds that I have plenty of new-to-me brands sitting in my drawers. This lovely didn’t get as far as my drawers before I tried it on though.

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Posted in: El Corazon / Purple / Shimmer
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OPI Brazil 'Amazon, Amazoff' 'Next Stop...Bikini Zone' and 'OPI Scores a Goal' nail polish on pollypolish.com
Posted in: Grown-up polish / O.P.I. / Shimmer / Teal
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OPI Brazil ‘Amazon, Amazoff’, ‘Next Stop…Bikini Zone’ and ‘OPI Scores A Goal’

OPI Brazil 'Amazon, Amazoff' 'Next Stop...Bikini Zone' and 'OPI Scores a Goal' nail polish on pollypolish.com

It’s round two for me swatching these OPI Brazil polishes, the first time I just wasn’t happy with my pictures so I decided it was better to delay and re-do than post something I wasn’t happy with. Thing is, I’m not sure it was just my pictures…

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Posted in: Grown-up polish / O.P.I. / Shimmer / Teal
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Revlon Streetwear ‘Forest’

Revlon Streetwear 'Forest' nail polish on pollypolish.com

Revlon Streetwear ‘Forest’

Quick swatch today. This is a vintage Revlon Streetwear called ‘Forest’ and is glorious at just two coats. I love greens, I love Streetwear and I love this polish!

Important Bits:

Coats 2 plus top coat
Cost Can be found for as little as £13 including postage from the US to the UK (the bulk of that is the postage!)
Availability eBay, blogsales, bargain bins (if you’re super lucky)
Posted in: Green / Revlon Streetwear / Shimmer / Vintage / Vintage Blogging Beauties
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Barry M Superdrug Limited Editions

Barry M Summer 2014 Superdrug Limited Editions 'Seaside' and 'Promenade' nail polish on pollypolish.com

Barry M Superdrug Limited Editions ‘Seaside’ and ‘Promenade’

Barry M’s second Limited Edition pairing is with Superdrug, and this time it’s two shimmery wonders.

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Posted in: Barry M / Blue / Limited Edition / Pink / Shimmer
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Lac Attack 007 Collection Swatch & Review

Lac Attack 007 Collection nail polish on pollypolish.com

Lac Attack 007 Collection

The 007 Collection is the next instalment in Lac Attack’s partnership with The Cure Starts Now, a foundation which hopes to find THE cure for cancer by searching for a cure for paediatric brain cancer. Each year they host a benefit “Once in a Lifetime” gala, and 2014′s gala theme was James Bond. The 007 Collection features five colours each inspired by a different James Bond movie. As always, a portion of sales of this collection will be donated to The Cure Starts Now.

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Posted in: Blue / Glitter / Gold / Green / Lac Attack / Red / Shimmer / Silver
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