Essie Turquoise & Caicos

Essie’s Summer 2010 Resort collection is finally here! I was so disappointed in the Spring collection, but Essie has redeemed themselves. Turquoise & Caicos is a gorgeous turquoise creme. I could never get into the mint green trend, but I love this polish. It’s a pretty pastel for the Spring and Summer yet looks good […] Continue reading →

Orly Goth

I just love a good black manicure. And Goth definitely fit the bill. Orly Goth is from the Orly Haunted Collection but is now part of their permanent line. I finally picked it up at Sally’s after looking at it countless times, and I’m glad I did. Goth is a black creme with silver (micro?)glitter. […] Continue reading →

OPI DS Royal

I feel like I’m in a bit of a nail polish rut. I figured what better to get me out of a rut than a fun duochrome purple polish! Well, I was wrong. Royal is from OPI’s Designer Series (a cute way to say OPI nail polishes that are twice the normal cost). Katie actually […] Continue reading →

China Glaze Secret Peri-wink-le

This polish is from China Glaze’s Fall 2008 Operation Colour collection, but it’s now part of their permanent collection. I was looking for a Spring color that wasn’t dark, wasn’t pink and was different from anything else I owned when Secret Pero-wink-le caught my eye. It definitely fulfills all those requirements. Secret Peri-wink-le is a […] Continue reading →

Maybelline Fun in Fuchsia

I spotted Fun in Fuchsia in the same limited edition Maybelline display as Teal the Night. In the store it looked like a fun bright pink, and I figured I could never have too many of those. In reality, Fun in Fuchsia is a bright purple based magenta with a nice little duochrome surprise. In […] Continue reading →

Icing Laura’s Fave

I picked up Laura’s Fave during my shopping trip to Icing after deciding I had to own 7th Inning Stretch (they were buy one get one half off). I’m glad I picked it up, it’s a good Spring/Summer color. Laura’s Fave is a cross between a baby blue and a minty green. I’m not a […] Continue reading →

China Glaze Strawberry Fields

Strawberry Fields is from the Summer 2009 Summer Days collection by China Glaze. I have been eyeing this polish for a long time, I’m glad I finally got my hands on it. It did not disappoint! Strawberry Fields is a red leaning magenta with gold microglitter. The formula definitely leans towards being a jelly, but […] Continue reading →