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Entries for Wednesday, December 23 2015

BBAC 2015, Day Twenty-four: Tis the night before Christmas

BBAC 2015, Day Twenty-four: Tis the night before Christmas

Posted on Wednesday, at

‘Tis the night before Christmas, and all through the house<br />Not a kitty is stirring, because this afternoon I spent hours dragging their favorite shoe-string and they’re exhausted.

Aromaleigh v2.1’s Topsy Turvy

Aromaleigh v2.1’s Topsy Turvy

Posted on Wednesday, at

A slightly heathered deeper green with some red and gold shimmer/sparkle. The base color is less intense and deeper than Twinkling Lights (the green-base/red-shimmer color that first got me to try Aromaleigh) and to my mind, that makes this color a bit more wearable. I can see using this as a softer liner shade as well as a crease or accent color.

Color Club’s 24 Below

Color Club’s 24 Below

Posted on Wednesday, at

Very similar to Liquid Gold, from Sally Hansen’s Colorfoils collection: a slightly aged gold metallic with (dammit!!) a little bit of streakiness. (I don’t know if that’s due to the formula, or if a better job of shaking/mixing the polish before applying will take care of that issue.) It applies very well otherwise, and I could get away with applying a single coat, if I were in a hurry or if I wanted the gold color...