I’m sad to say that this is another of the CND Effects sets that fall a little flat for me. The Effect is nice, but the base is just so…boring. And I really wish the polishes had different names. Plum Truffle and Plum Truffle Sparkle? Lazy!
Plum Truffle, 2 coats.
As always, perfect formula, [...]
Sooooooo…I love CND. I adore the Effects and I will continue to snap up each and every set they release (and I really hate that I decided against getting last year’s red glitter set), but I don’t really like this one very much. I think that the two base colors are boring [...]
I was so excited to finally get this collection, I’ve been looking forward to it for months!
Miss Wu, 2 coats.
This is a pearly very very very light gray. You can see in the bottle that it has gorgeous veins of silver shimmer running through it, but the polish is [...]
And today is the end of Dusty China Glaze Week, because sadly I’ve run out of old polishes that I have swatched.
So, Silver Bells. Shown here over Ruby Deer from the 2010 Christmas collection, it’s a chunky but smooth clear topcoat. It actually sort of reminds me of CND Sugar Sparkle, it adds [...]
Trying to get a handle on all my backlogged swatches, so here’s most of the Naughty Nauticals set!
Lighthouse, 3 coats.
This is a pretty unique polish. A gold-leaning yellow, kinda sheer, very bright. I’d classify this one as a glitter. I don’t really enjoy the VNL.
Hey Sailor, 2 coats.