Tag: China Glaze

30th November 2010

Nail of the Day – China Glaze Emerald FItzgerald

Another beauty from the Vintage Vixens collection, this one: A deep, dark glassy green that doesn’t appear black on the nails, I adore this shade. It’s not – quite – a Christmassy green, but rather it reminds me of an expensive car paint job.  I was worried it would give me lobster hands, but luckily, it doesn’t! Picture shows two coats over China Glaze sticky […]

21st October 2010


Yes, I am a child, but I can’t deny that a large part of the charm of this shade (for me) is it’s name. Which is actually Bogie, not bogies, but I never let truth get in in the way of a stupid joke. Did I tell you that I once bought a blusher purely because the shade was called “Wind”? Anyway, I digress … Hailing from the recent […]

2nd August 2010

Nail of the Day – China Glaze Re-Fresh Mint

Long-time readers of this blog will know of my (possibly irrational) hatred of pastels.  I don’t like them, and what’s more, they don’t like me. So, it was a surprise to find that I like this shade: China Glaze Re-Fresh Mint, from the Up, Up, and Away collection, which I largely avoided as it was ALL pastels.  Or mainly pastels.  Or even possibly just partially […]

14th January 2010

Nails – my new obsession!

If you follow me on Twitter I think you’ll have noticed that my latest obsession is my nails!  And, I’m also obsessed with nail varnish at the moment too … but not just any polish, I’m mainly obsessed with holographic ones … This is the collection I have of them so far.  I blame Mizzworthy, if she hadn’t tied me down and forced me to […]