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November 1, 2011
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Why is it that anytime I do a sparkle/glitter tip it feels like a holiday nail? At least these aren’t red and gold/silver!  Started with a two coat base of OPI Meet Me On The Star Ferry, this subtle sparkle finish that mixes pink, plum and copper, then added tips (and a full cover on my broken-nail-too-much-fixer-glue pinky) in Barry M Silver Cascade.  Finally, a Barry M I like!  Mostly silver glitters but a few blue, green and reds thrown in there (oh hay, maybe that’s the holiday part!), this (ironically, given my recent gripes on brand) went on beautifully in a single swipe — if only the others did!

Barry M Silver Cascade

OPI Meet Me On The Star Ferry

french sparkle nails

glitter nails

The photos are doing some really unfortunate business with reflection that makes the polish look thin; it’s not, I promise, I just didn’t realize til I uploaded the pics and the mani was long gone that I’d picked up some bouncing light in these that may not put the polish in the best, um, light.

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5 Responses

  1. Ashley says:

    I love that OPI. It’s so subtle

  2. KarenD says:

    Great combination!

  3. Olivia C. says:

    I love what you did on your pinky!

  4. Nail polish says:

    I like your design very much.

  5. Claire says:

    very pretty :)

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