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Entries for Sunday, January 16 2011

I’ve only got a few things…the Zoya polishes

I’ve only got a few things…the Zoya polishes

Posted on Sunday, at

I've been wanting to find a better storage solution for my nail polishes. I keep them in the refrigerator, in the manufacturers' boxes that they came in, grouped by collection and marked on the outside of the box (so that I have a vague idea *which* China Glaze box to grab if I want to use a Tis The Season color, for example.) I wanted a plastic box, with a locking lid and a flat bottom, that would be tall...

China Glaze’s Kaleidescope collection

China Glaze’s Kaleidescope collection

Posted on Sunday, at

This collection, released two years before the OMG collection, was a dozen nail colors with holographic effects. The holographic was more scattered, though - you don’t get the rainbow/oil-slick effect when using these colors. These were divided into warm and cool sets. I don’t like the scattered holographic effects on these colors as much as I like the linear holographic effects of the OMG colors. I do like the true-green base color of He’s Going In...

Beauty Blogger Challenge: week three

Beauty Blogger Challenge: week three

Posted on Sunday, at

Welcome to the third week of Shatteredshards' beauty bloggers' writing prompt/challenge. It's a bit like Beauty Blogs' Backstage, in that it gets us to share a bit about ourselves and our blog…but all the questions come from one source, they're available in advance (if you're the preplanning type), and there's no requirement about how long you've been blogging, or how frequently. Want to find out more? Check it out!