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Entries for Thursday, June 21 2012

My Pretty Zombie’s Pre-nup

My Pretty Zombie’s Pre-nup

Posted on Thursday, at

This is not the best pink I've ever come across. It's an attractive enough color, but it isn't dreadfully unique, and its pigmentation is a little on the lighter side of average. Shiro's /kiss(Ditto) is a very similar shade, and has better color payoff. This was not available for individual purchase, but was part of the Geekily Ever After set. I don't recall exactly when the set was no longer available; I just know that it wasn't when I...

Aromaleigh v2’s Antares

Aromaleigh v2’s Antares

Posted on Thursday, at

Yes, I'm just getting around to swatching these colors now, when they're totally utterly unavailable for purchase. (I know. I'm a horrible, awful person.) On the plus side of things, I can tell you that other indies have occasionally come out with slightly similar shades. I think one of Meow's Egyptian Treasures colors is similar, but blackened; and I think one of their Christmas collections has a red that's a much closer match. True, those aren't available right now…but...

Fyrinnae’s Red Panda

Fyrinnae’s Red Panda

Posted on Thursday, at

A cinnabar-red with light silver shimmer. I wasn't too sure how this would work for me - if it would be too orange a red, without the depth, and so not look quite like I hoped. Luckily the shade has enough depth that it looks like either a deep orange or almost a “harvest red.” There's a reason this shade looks like a fox's coat, by the way. The “red panda” is a species of fox, and is sometimes called...