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Favorite Polishes of 2018

Happy New Year's Eve! This year has been full of absolutely amazing new polishes, so today I have a total of ten polishes that came out during 2018 to share. The first five shades will be polishes that released in regular collections. The last five shades will be polishes that were only available for an… Continue reading Favorite Polishes of 2018

Lollipop Posse Lacquer · Polish Pickup

Lollipop Posse Lacquer “Songs From Sunnydale” (PPU September 2018)

The September Polish Pickup theme, "Musicals" was one of my favorite PPU months to date! One shade I picked up during the sale was this beautiful, sunny yellow from Lollipop Posse Lacquer. Lollipop Posse Lacquer was inspired by the musical episode of Buffy the Vampire Slayer, "Once More with Feeling". I'm a huge Buffy fan and I love… Continue reading Lollipop Posse Lacquer “Songs From Sunnydale” (PPU September 2018)


OPI “Grandma Kissed a Gaucho”

This beautiful grape purple is a recent release from OPI! "Grandma Kissed a Gaucho" is a medium purple. It does look really vibrant from the bottle, but unfortunately, the formula is more of a sheer jelly, and it doesn't appear quite as vibrant on the nail. However, I did reach nearly full opacity after three… Continue reading OPI “Grandma Kissed a Gaucho”

Emily de Molly · OPI

OPI “Feel the Chemis-Tree” & Emily de Molly “Chrome Buttons”

Happy Christmas Eve to all those who celebrate! Today I have a beautiful holiday-inspired manicure to inspired using shades from OPI and Emily de Molly.  I used OPI's "Feel the Chemis-Tree" as the primary color for this manicure. This shade applies beautifully and is opaque in two coats of polish. I found this shade at… Continue reading OPI “Feel the Chemis-Tree” & Emily de Molly “Chrome Buttons”

Glam Polish · PR

Glam Polish January 2019 LE Fan Group Exclusives

Today I have a bright and beautiful duo from Glam Polish to share! These two shades were inspired by Harley Quinn and The Joker from Suicide Squad and will be released on Friday January 4th at 2PM EST on the Glam Polish website. In order to purchase these beauties you will need to be a… Continue reading Glam Polish January 2019 LE Fan Group Exclusives

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Polish Pickup January 2019 (Ethereal Lacquer, Cameo Colours, Chirality, 1850 Artisan Lacquer)

I can't believe I'm already posting for the first batch of shades for Polish Pickup of 2019! It's crazy how fast this year has flown by. New to Polish Pickup? Every month, PPU has a theme voted on by fans. Tons of indie makers then create a polish inspired by that theme. You can order… Continue reading Polish Pickup January 2019 (Ethereal Lacquer, Cameo Colours, Chirality, 1850 Artisan Lacquer)


Pahlish Wizarding World 2018 Collections

This year for Black Friday Pahlish introduced several new Harry Potter-inspired collections! I purchased several shades, including shades from the Unforgiveable Curses collection, the Fantastic Beasts collection, and the limited edition Hogwarts Founders Bespoke collection. I also got the exclusive Black Friday polish for purchases of $50 or more. If you love Harry Potter as… Continue reading Pahlish Wizarding World 2018 Collections

Glam Polish

Glam Polish Dark Arts Collection: “Horcrux”and “Imperio”

Glam Polish recently released yet another fantastic Harry Potter-inspired collection. I've shared many other beautiful Harry Potter-inspired shades from Glam Polish here on my blog in the past and I'm always amazed when they come up with even more unique shades! I purchased two shades from the Dark Arts collection and have both of them… Continue reading Glam Polish Dark Arts Collection: “Horcrux”and “Imperio”

Ethereal Lacquer

Ethereal Lacquer “Poinsettia” Black Friday Exclusive

My Black Friday order from Ethereal Lacquer arrived tonight and I immediately had to put "Poinsettia" on my nails in time for a weekend of Christmas parties! This shade was the free exclusive mystery polish during Ethereal's Black Friday sale and is absolutely stunning. "Poinsettia" is a pink-leaning red scattered holographic with gorgeous gold shimmer.… Continue reading Ethereal Lacquer “Poinsettia” Black Friday Exclusive


KB Shimmer “Hubble’d Together” PPU April 2018

I am kicking myself for taking so long to wear this beautiful flakie polish from April's Polish Pickup sale! The Polish Pickup theme back in April was "Across the Universe", and "Hubble'd Together" was inspired by photos of Jupiter taken by the Hubble telescope. This is a pretty sheer shade, but I only ended up… Continue reading KB Shimmer “Hubble’d Together” PPU April 2018