Shades of Phoenix ‘Bad Kitty’

These photos were taken a couple of days ago, before my new camera battery arrived, so its back to phone pics I’m afraid!

So I had picked up a bottle of ‘Bad Kitty’ from Shades of Phoenix from a car boot sale for the princely sum of 33p, and as soon as I got home, I wanted to try it in a mani. As mentioned before, I believe this was an exclusive shade for an Australian indie polish subscription box (called ‘What’s in-die box?’)

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Shades of Phoenix 'Bad Kitty'

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Freckles Polish ‘I’ll Need Wine’ and ‘Kicking Up Leaves’

OK, so I said I would be posting a mani featuring Shades of Phoenix ‘Bad Kitty’. But literally as I pressed publish on those words, a package fell through the letterbox containing these two gorgeous polishes, so I had to try them out! Warning, pic heavy post ahead…

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I'll Need Wine & Kicking Up Leaves

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My first Indies!

Follow any nail polish blog, and you’ll soon have your eyes opened to the world of indie polish makers. Glitters and holos seen to feature heavily – right up my street then! I’ve just ordered my first indie polish (OK, maybe two) from Freckles Polish and I’m anxiously awaiting them to fall through the door. I picked ‘I Need Wine’ and ‘Kicking up Autumn Leaves’. … Continue reading My first Indies!

Revlon Parfumerie Autumn Spice

A couple of days ago, Painted Nails & Baking Scales blogged about the Revlon Parfumerie range being in Poundworld. This reminded me that A) I had a post on a similar subject sitting as a draft (my tablet threw a tantrum and wouldn’t publish it) and B) I needed to go back to Poundworld for another rummage. Their stock turns around pretty quickly. So I … Continue reading Revlon Parfumerie Autumn Spice

Sally Hansen ‘Sparkling Water’

I wanted to try out one of the polishes that I had picked up for a pound, after some deliberation (eeny-meeny-miny-mo) I settled on Sally Hansen ‘Sparkling Water’. Here it is after two coats – the light was fading so sorry about the pic! No top coat on yet, but look at that baby shine! You can see the blue microglitters, there are also pinky-purple … Continue reading Sally Hansen ‘Sparkling Water’