I’ve been having fun digging about the stash and pulling out older shades that you may (or may not) have seen on the blog before. I thought it might be nice to do some quick Nail of The Day (NOTD) posts for you.
This one I got from a friend in the US as part of a polish exchange group, way before the RM restrictions on posting polish came into force. I googled and it looks like part of a 2012 release for Fall, a whole load of London/UK named polishes. Its NOTHING LIKE IT IS IN THE BOTTLE. What a bummer. But I still love this.
I have previously blogged about this here (should have checked that first, it has the details on the collection!)
Let me know what you think in the comments!
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Clearing out a bit of a backlog with something from the vault. I have had these images for a while and thought it was about time to get them out into the public domain.
This is Brit Invasion from the Fall 2012 London Collection by L’Oreal. I understand that these were all limited edition shades but they do pop up on blog sales now and then. Nouveau Cheap had the scoop when they were first stopped Stateside.
Its a really unusual colour, depending on the light it looks more brown or more purple. Its quite a complex one to describe, it is like a browned lavender. Anyway, formula was great, three thin coats and you get great coverage. I used Essie Millionails as a base with a good coat of Seche Vite on top. After a day I pepped it up a bit with Kleancolor Firework, a glitter bomb of a polish with teal/blue, orangey gold and red in it.
What do you think? I like the clashing colour combo although the Kleancolor is a bit smelly…..